Gábor, for a replacement keyboard you may take a look here: http://www.ebay.de/itm/Commodore-Plus-4-Plus-Tastatur-Keyboard-Top-Raritat-/280874613382?pt=Klassische_Computer&hash=item41656e7a86 I bought 2 keyboards from this dealer, which were both in excellent condition. Christian Am 03.05.2012 22:43, schrieb Gábor Lénárt: > On Thu, May 03, 2012 at 12:02:23PM -0700, Steve Gray wrote: >> Bought a "dead" Plus/4 from ebay a while back, and the problem turned out to be a bad fuse, so sometimes you do get lucky... > I've bought one here, in Hungary for 5000 HUF (about ~20 EUR I guess) and I > got two untested Commodore 16 machines too as a "free bonus" because the > power suply was not found by the old owner. Btw, the Plus 4 works, however > the keyboard is quite unusable (some keys work only with very hard "press"). > However it was still a good business, I think. > > Btw, I often hear the rumour that machines bought in ebay like sites in > Hungary (for sure, they are mucn smaller things than ebay) will be put on > ebay later because much more money can be asked for it there. I am not sure, > as I never tried to buy anything from ebay. > > But to avoid to be off-topic; is there any advise for some keyboard > replacement for the Plus 4? It can sound as "profanity" but I still prefer > PC keyboard, and for C64 there are many examples to use one via PS/2 > connector with some uC. How much difference does exist between C64 and > Plus/4 from the view point of the keyboard matrix/scan from hw level? > > thanks. > > Message was sent through the cbm-hackers mailing list -- Christian Dirks Toast_r@Idealine.info Message was sent through the cbm-hackers mailing listReceived on 2012-05-03 22:00:04
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