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Re: [tracker2] Free FTM-350R cable

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  • Scott Miller
    Thanks for checking it out. That s what I was afraid of. The drawings from the factory didn t show the square overmold on the connector, but I should have
    Message 1 of 6 , Dec 21, 2012
      Thanks for checking it out. That's what I was afraid of. The drawings
      from the factory didn't show the square overmold on the connector, but I
      should have known by now to check for that. I'll see if there's
      anything that can be done with these.

      Thanks again,

      Scott

      On 12/21/2012 5:23 AM, David wrote:
      >
      > I will ditto the same comment.
      > David KB5EDB
      > San Angelo, Tx
      >
      >
      > On Dec 20, 2012, at 9:45 PM, Myles Thomas <mylesthomas@...
      > <mailto:mylesthomas@...>> wrote:
      >
      >> I received and checked the cable. It fits enough for the pins to make
      >> contact but is not as snug as a Yaesu cable. I believe it would
      >> probably work ok on a stationary installation. If used on a mobile
      >> installation it could work loose over a period of time. Since the
      >> connector on the FTM-350 has a deep recess the large block on the end
      >> of your cable keeps it from going all the way in. It lacks 3/32 of an
      >> inch of completely making a tight fit. Thanks for letting me check it out.
      >>
      >> Myles Thomas KL1NU
      >> Fairbanks, AK
      >>
      >> > To: tracker2@yahoogroups.com <mailto:tracker2@yahoogroups.com>
      >> > From: scott@... <mailto:scott@...>
      >> > Date: Thu, 13 Dec 2012 09:05:47 -0800
      >> > Subject: Re: [tracker2] Free FTM-350R cable
      >> >
      >> > It's on the way, thanks!
      >> >
      >> > Scott
      >> >
      >> > On 12/12/2012 10:45 PM, Myles Thomas wrote:
      >> > > I have a FTM-350R and a newer FTM-350AR. I'd be glad to check out
      >> the cable.
      >> > >
      >> > > Myles Thomas (KL1NU)
      >> > > 3875 Geist Rd.
      >> > > E-331
      >> > > Fairbanks, AK 99709
      >> > >
      >> > >
      >> > > To: tracker2@yahoogroups.com <mailto:tracker2@yahoogroups.com>
      >> > > From: scott@... <mailto:scott@...>
      >> > > Date: Wed, 12 Dec 2012 16:03:18 -0800
      >> > > Subject: [tracker2] Free FTM-350R cable
      >> > >
      >> > > With our last custom cable order we got some CT-140 clones made - they
      >> > > break out the 8-pin mini-DIN to a standard 6-pin mini-DIN and DB9. We
      >> > > don't have an FTM-350R handy to test with, though, and I'm concerned
      >> > > about clearance on the 8-pin connector. Does anyone with an FTM-350R
      >> > > want a free cable to try out?
      >> > >
      >> > > Thanks,
      >> > > Scott
      >> > >
      >> > >
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