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Assembling The Palm III Keyboard Adapter | by splorp
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Assembling The Palm III Keyboard Adapter

What do you do with a dead Palm III? You convert it into an adapter in order to connect a Stowaway keyboard to a Newton PDA, that's what.

 

After disassembling the Palm and removing pretty much everything aside from the motherboard, a length of ribbon cable is soldered to the power and serial pins of the PCB edge connector.

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Taken on February 22, 2003