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Kenwood mic adapter

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w2smw

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Is there such an adapter to be able to use a new style mic with a modular connector on an older radio with the 8 pin connector or am I going to have to build something
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Steve W2SMW
 

code3cowboy

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Which mic are you trying to use? The 8 pin mics work for most of the newer kenwoods, the p25 and the 90 series. The RJ11 mics work for the 30 series and some of the older radios. It is easier to just get the appropriate mic for your radio.
 

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I have an older TM731 dual band ham radio and I would like to use one of the newer Kenwood mics with the rj type of connector instead of the old 8 pin round connector
 

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Kenwood has the MJ-88 which adapts older round connector mics to newer radios with an RJ-45.
You want to go the other way and I don't see anything in that config. You may have to cobble...
 
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