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Re: [TenTec] Filter socket pins

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Subject: Re: [TenTec] Filter socket pins
From: "Dr. Gerald N. Johnson" <geraldj@weather.net>
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Date: Wed, 23 Mar 2011 17:10:22 -0600
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1mm is very close to .040" the diameter of miniature tube pins. And of 
18 gauge (AWG) copper wire. The difference is .00063" The difference 
between 20 gauge copper wire and 0.8 mm is about the same. If the pins 
are 20 gauge, which I doubt, it won't take much solder to make then .040 

73, Jerry, K0CQ

On 3/23/2011 3:48 PM, Barry N1EU wrote:
> The 9Mhz filter in the Corsair II is soldered in.  I want to install
> socket pins to convert it to plug-in.  Can anyone confirm that the
> correct pin diameter is 1mm?  There are both 1.0 and  0.8mm socket
> pins available and just want to be sure.
> Thanks&  73,
> Barry N1EU
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