Re: CBM-II 610 keyboard

From: Christian Dirks <>
Date: Mon, 07 Jul 2014 13:28:44 +0200
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Am 07.07.2014 12:33, schrieb Anders Carlsson:
> As far as I've observed, the keyboard mechanisms on the CBM 610 and
> 710 are the same? The latter however wired to a cable for external
> use. In my case, I've got a 610 which suddenly gave up the other year,
> and a keyboardless 710 that I thought was dead but powers on (but
> probably needs a cap change in the power supply section). I've toyed
> with the idea to interface the keyboard from the 610 to use with the
> 710 but it'd be a bit of sacrilage.
The keyboard mechanisms are identical. I put a spare 610 keyboard in a
bad C64 case, which of course hat to be customized, and added a DB25
connector for use with a CBM 710 with missing keyboard.

BTW: has anyone a spare CBM 710 keyboard which he could sell ?


Christian Dirks

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