[TowerTalk] LMR400-PL259s

Jim Brown jim at audiosystemsgroup.com
Tue Sep 4 13:30:58 EDT 2007

On Tue, 4 Sep 2007 10:21:16 -0700, Steve Katz wrote:

>If the PL-259 doesn't fit LMR-400, it's a knockoff and not a real PL-259.

>Real ones are always available, next day and inexpensively, from Amphenol:
>Like their P/N 83-1SP.  It's perfect, tooled precisely to the specification,
>and American made.  And not expensive at all.

YES!  In the past two weeks, I've put REAL 83-1SP connectors on LMR400, 
Belden 8213 (RG11), and Commscope 3227 (RG8). All fit perfectly with NO 
difficulty at all. 


Jim Brown K9YC

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