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Reviews Categories | Antennas: HF Mobile & Accessories | Diamond K600M Trunk Lip Mount Help

Reviews Summary for Diamond K600M Trunk Lip Mount
Reviews: 1 Average rating: 1.0/5 MSRP: $59.99
Description: Deluxe, heavy duty, aerodynamic design. Recommended for high-gain VHF/UHF antennas.
Special Features:
Vertical adjustment range 0-9
Four set screws
Stainless steel mount assembly
16.5' two-step assembly: RG188 & low-loss 7mm 5D cable & PL-259
SO-239 base
Product is in production.
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KD6NXI Rating: 1/5 Oct 26, 2018 19:09 Send this review to a friend
Junk  Time owned: 3 to 6 months
The problem is that there is no physical connection between the strain relief collar that is soldered to the coaxial braid and the body of the so-239. The braid is soldered to the collar and a flat round piece of circuit board material in the base of the connector with a hole in the middle. This round plate has no connection to the inside walls of the mount and the strain relief barrel just sits in the body of the so-239 mount with no apparent physical connection. It may be pressure fitted but it is light if so. So it makes intermittent contact. In my case, moisture and a few months of use were all it took.

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