Check with the RF Connection
He has the special Kenwood DIN plugs that are used for the transverter,
external receiver antenna, remote VFO, etc. As has been mentioned the
radio shack parts have the wrong pin spacing. His prices are very good
($1.50) and when I talked to him on the phone he seemed to know which
plug I needed off the top of his head . He can probably tell you what if any
differences there are between the Kenwood and the Yaesu plugs.
73 de Mike, W4EF.........
----- Original Message -----
From: "Tom Rauch" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
To: "William H Hendrick" <email@example.com>;
<firstname.lastname@example.org>; "k8cc" <email@example.com>
Sent: Wednesday, February 27, 2002 9:04 AM
Subject: Re: [CQ-Contest] FT1000MP band data
> > The Yaesus and Kenwoods that have 8 pin DIN plugs are indeed a special
> > size. The problem, I believe it the positioning of the pins across
> > the side with the index notch. The Radio Shack connectors will not
> > fit (however, I think they do fit ICOMs).
> The kenwoods are a special size also??? Are they the same as a
> 73, Tom W8JI
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