I just mic'd a pl-259 and got .16" and the center from my 3/4" and got .175
so with a little filing and a leather hammer a pl-258 is a nice snug fit.
Don't have millimeter micrometers.
A lot of mikes here!
> -----Original Message-----
> From: firstname.lastname@example.org
> [mailto:email@example.com]On Behalf Of Mike Gilmer, N2MG
> Sent: Friday, September 06, 2002 7:45 PM
> To: towertalk
> Subject: Re: [Towertalk] Connectors for CATV hardline
> "Slip the double-barrel connector onto the hardline. The hardline center
> conductor is a nice snug fit in the connector."
> This is a common statement in the homebrew methods.
> My hardline (Trilogy Communications 0.750") has a center
> conductor diameter
> of 4.5-5.0mm. PL-258s, et al, take something like 3mm. Is my 3/4" unique
> in having such a large center conductor?
> Mike N2MG
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