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Tandy TRS-80 Model 100 Teardown

Hitachi HD44102 Dot Matrix LCD Column Driver Chip

There are several large Hitachi HD44102 Dot Matrix Liquid Crystal Graphic Display Column Driver chips mounted to the back of the display's PCB.

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