Of course the unthinkable happened and I lost one cap key spring while cleaning the keyboard. I am still searching but assuming all things went south, what would be the best solution to replace them? Just another keyboard from ebay? Or are there "cheap" solutions?

Are they like similar to other keyboard types?

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    Weolcome to Retrocomputing! Did you mix up the digits in the heading?
    – tofro
    Nov 21 '20 at 21:57
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    If you're in the UK or willing to pay for postage from there then eBay offers a potential solution: ebay.co.uk/itm/Amstrad-CPC-464-Key-Spring-Set/… ; this is too ephemeral an answer to be an actual answer though. Hopefully somebody will know exactly which standard spring to buy?
    – Tommy
    Nov 22 '20 at 3:40
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    I actually found a guy in Romania on ebay I think, who also sells individual keys (3EUR per key + 3 EUR untracked delivery). Gave it a try with this. Didn't find anything where i just could find the springs
    – retronexus
    Nov 22 '20 at 14:45

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