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 Post subject: WTB - Antenna Pin Connector Fittings
PostPosted: Jan Fri 11, 2019 1:52 am 
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I am looking for two fittings (similiar to one in photo) for a pin connection to correct the connections on my Fiat loop antenna.

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 Post subject: Re: WTB - Antenna Pin Connector Fittings
PostPosted: Jan Fri 11, 2019 3:01 am 
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Dan,

Can you provide a dimension between the two Bakelite separators by measuring your loop?

Also the drill size opening that the screw that hold the terminals, use the shank of a drill, a number drill or fractional, whatever shank fits snug.

Are there any parts left on your loop that you can take a picture of, in place?

Did you find the end of the loop.

I have a box of these old school lab terminals, maybe a couple will fit?

>> Can someone post a better, sharper image of the Fiat terminals?

Chas

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 Post subject: Re: WTB - Antenna Pin Connector Fittings
PostPosted: Jan Fri 11, 2019 4:08 am 
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Chas - wiring ends at outside screws (see photo). The gap in the bakelite separators is .560 on one side and .606 on the other, they are slightly bent inward. Proper gap is probably 5/8. Screws check .125 diameter.




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 Post subject: Re: WTB - Antenna Pin Connector Fittings
PostPosted: Jan Thu 17, 2019 4:08 pm 
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