View Full Version : Coax Connectors

06-13-2010, 11:13 PM
Does anyone have the connectors/tools and know how to replace a coax connector for a CB cable? I want to route the cable into the cabin thru a grommet. Then add a new connector. :beer: of your choice for someone who can help.


06-14-2010, 09:15 AM
you can get connectors at hro and come over to solder it on.

06-14-2010, 09:24 AM
I have a box full of all kinds of connectors and can solder or crimp, whichever you want. I dunno what HRO charges for a standard PL-259 but I think the standard solder-type Amphenol ones I get are about $2 and the RG-58 adapter is I think about $0.50.

06-14-2010, 11:38 AM
Yeah the PL-259 ones are about $2 or so at HRO... the guys there will even show you how to do it.

06-14-2010, 11:57 AM
... the guys at HRO will even show you how to do it.
....and undoubtedly melt the teflon...

06-14-2010, 12:15 PM
....and undoubtedly melt the teflon...

Actually, including how to check the inner and outer connectors for conductivity (hopefully lack thereof) afterwords. You must have got the wrong guy! :D