We advise getting some extra of these with your Romulator purchase!! 300mil solder tail machine socket - to replace broken pins on your romulator cable. ($20 min order applies - get some 29C256 to fill out your order)
Machine pin sockets are made to withstand vibration - they have round holes not slots for the eprom's pins.
These can be used as a high quality circuit board EPROM socket or as a replacable header on the end of the ribbon cable.
Product Link SOC-DIP28M index 32791-