## WP34S overlay and cable

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Leo_G
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### Re: WP34S overlay and cable

Actually, it's much easier than all the stuff posted. As long as you download the file properly (ya, that part bit my ass). Use your left hand to hold three wires steady, and your right hand to press the power button on the inverted 30B body, you are golden. No need for resistors, or thingies that hold the cables in place. I might do a write up, but currently I'm more lazy than Walter at Octoberfest...

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Walter
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### Re: WP34S overlay and cable

Leo_G wrote:
Wed Dec 02, 2020 5:55 am
Actually, it's much easier than all the stuff posted. As long as you download the file properly (ya, that part bit my ass). Use your left hand to hold three wires steady, and your right hand to press the power button on the inverted 30B body, you are golden. No need for resistors, or thingies that hold the cables in place. I might do a write up, but currently I'm more lazy than Walter at Octoberfest...
Please tell me how lazy - I did never go there ...
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Leo_G
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### Re: WP34S overlay and cable

Well, I doubt you are lazy. But I thought it was the unwritten code to mention you or Paul in someway in every post...
Leo_G
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For 5$, you can hardly complain. Though I'd prefer the 30B by far for its keyboard. About 'the Euro source': I'm neither affiliated to it nor did I order anything there (enough WP34S and 31S here ), I just got the information from another aficionado and posted it on this forum. It sounds reasonably priced to me, so I'd give it a try. DM42 SN: 00041 β WP 43S running on this device HP-35, HP-45, ..., HP-35S, WP 34S, WP 31S, DM16L Leo_G Posts: 10 Joined: Fri Dec 27, 2019 3:29 am ### Re: WP34S overlay and cable Walter, wow, guess I haven't been on in a while. I got my two 30b for WP 34s (only set up one so far), but thought for$5, an HP-20B would be great to do a WP 31 just to have it.

Hope everyone is staying sane and safe.

Leo
Walter
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### Re: WP34S overlay and cable

Leo, even a WP31 deserves a reasonable rotation-and-click keyboard IMO.
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