RE: sx64 repair / C=Key

From: didier derny <>
Date: Sat, 18 Jan 2014 13:38:39 +0100
Message-ID: <000001cf144a$37a3a280$a6eae780$@org>
This is great thanks,


I’ve got the cable a I hope to get the keyboard for spare parts…


My cable is still working but almost completely destroyed L





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[] De la part de Julian Perry
Envoyé : samedi 18 janvier 2014 13:15
À : CBM Hackers
Objet : Re: sx64 repair / C=Key


Actually, trawling idly through the vintage section of Ebay:

One C64SX cable, 30 bucks.


SX64's work with c128d keyboards if I remember correctly.  If you set your
c=key up to emulate c128d keyboard, it should work pretty reasonably with a
straight through 25pin cable.

On Fri, Jan 17, 2014 at 4:11 PM, didier derny < <>> wrote:
Thanks to all for all your advices to repair a sx64
My keyboard now works perfectly
(just in case, I bought a C=Key from  <>
I need to build a special flat cable to connect it ?
The connector is too big to fit the standard cable.
The floppy is mostly working (the error rate is high, it often bump but
Any idea on how to fix that ?

Best regards,
 Julian                             <>

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