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KCT-60 Pinout Questions...

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Premium Subscriber
Aug 28, 2010
Spokane Valley, WA
I have searched thru the forum and only found one thread related to the KCT-60 option cable. So my question is:

Is the KCT-60 a direct "one-to-one" connection? (No circuitry between DSUB and Molex)

Please see attachment I am wanting to build my own ignition sense cable and if what I have read is true I am thinking there is nothing between pins 2 and 2 on the KCT-60 option cable so that means I can take a DB-15 and hook a wire to pin 2 and when I inject 12v into the wire the radio senses ignition activity. When that voltage is removed it goes into whatever mode was programmed into KPG-141D "Ignition Function" section.



Lots and lots of watts
Dec 5, 2008
Calif Whine Country
Yes, the KCT-60 is just a cross-over connector to connector. Nothing special. You would use the KCT-60 because the KCT-18 ignition sense wire will plug right in. If you want to roll your own with a db15 and a wire on pin 2, have at it. Will work peachy. Don't forget to fuse it, 3A.
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