Arabic ZX81 Rom

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Arabic ZX81 Rom

Post by Fwapp » Wed Nov 30, 2016 11:47 pm

Reading through some old magazines prompted me to ask a gent on Facebook, known for tracking down ZX Spectrum's with Arabic ROMS, if he knew if the ZX81 had an Arabic ROM produced. He pointed me to this..
zx81 arabic.JPG
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so it seems it was!

Looks like a keyboard overlay was used for Arabic script (the Speccies had Arabic characters on the keys)

So my question is this - does anyone have a link or copy of the Arabic ROM? I have used the forum search but Arab/Arabic does not give a hit.
ZX80, ZX81 - 2C158C Bugged Rom iss.1, 2C158C "kludge fix" iss1, 2C184E iss1, 2C210E iss3, US NTSC iss1 "straight traces", US NTSC iss3 TS1000

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