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Top: Next I insert several chips into the sockets. The pins on each spread out a bit wider than the sockets, so that once inserted, the tension keeps them in place.
Bottom: Note that one chip -- the one to the right of the empty socket along the bottom -- has not yet been properly seated. That will need to be corrected.
Image gallery: Building an Apple-1 replica from scratch