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Re: [TowerTalk] Question about Andrew Hardline and Connectors

Subject: Re: [TowerTalk] Question about Andrew Hardline and Connectors
From: David Gilbert <>
Date: Fri, 03 Aug 2012 10:31:35 -0700
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I did a bit of searching on the FHJ5 series and found this bit of 
information ...

That sounds like pretty old cable indeed, and I suspect that approved 
connectors for the spiral version would be very hard to find.

Dave   AB7E

On 8/3/2012 12:02 AM, Jim Brown wrote:
> One very important difference I've found so far is the i.d. of the
> center conductor.  The older FHJ5-50A is 0.255 inch, while the newer
> LDF5-50A (and the Decibel/ATG stuff) is 0.295 inch.  Iearned this by
> pulling out my micrometer and measuring them. :)
> WN3A pointed out another important difference -- the older cables have a
> spiral outer conductor, while the newer ones are annular rings.
> 73. Jim K9YC


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