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Lighting or replacing start buttons with lighted on older WMS SS?


By alimerick

1 year ago



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    #4 1 year ago

    Nothing keeping you from doing it. It'd probably be best to go off the wires for the backbox GI. You can get the standard happ lighted buttons (https://na.suzohapp.com/products/pushbuttons/75-0004-1221044), and just use those. You'll have to drill your button hole a little bigger, and cut the two anchoring tabs off the button. A little woodworking, but hardly a killer project.

    #5 1 year ago

    P.S. you can still get atari cone buttons, but they have teeeeeny tiny little lugs to solder to. Easier to use the bigger ones.

    #8 1 year ago

    The button is countersunk only for aesthetic appeal. It'll still work just fine.

    #10 1 year ago

    The one I linked to will work, as will any marked "Lighted button" or "IPB" (that's illuminated push button). If it's clear or translucent, it's probably a lighted button.

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