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Source for Motorola P-1225 RibLess Programming Cables


Premium Subscriber
Jun 24, 2010
Oak Creek, WI
Does anyone know where I can find a Ribless Programming cable for the P-1225 Portable radios? They are the ones like you would find for the GP-300 that slides on the back of the radio in place of the battery. Everywhere I have looked either shows they are unavailable/out of stock/discontinued.


Mar 30, 2005
So Cali
Here's the pinout for the P1225 programming cable:
Looking at battery from rear contacts left to right

X1 X2 X3 X4
X2 Data Ground X3 Data Input
Rib connections are the same as Maxtrac cable.

I will get a photo of our P1225 cable if you need more.