High Quality Metal Coax Plug

Code: FD85G

High Quality Metal Coax Plug is rated 5.0 out of 5 by 1.
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  • Nickel plated, brass body TV antenna plug
  • Ideal for making up or replacing damaged leads
  • High quality construction, with retaining grub screw for the centre conductor

Product details

High Quality Metal Coax Plug

• Nickel plated, brass body TV antenna plug
• Ideal for making up or replacing damaged leads
• High quality construction, with retaining grub screw for the centre conductor
• Suits standard TV cable and CT100, FT100 Satellite cable

Rated 5 out of 5 by from This was 3rd time lucky, after underpowered junk from Screwfix and Homebase. This was the only connector that worked, or even seemed likely to work with a strong enough 'grip'.
Date published: 2014-11-18
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The plug appears to be in one piece...so how do you access the grub screw???

Asked by: Darich
Answering my own question because I figured it out. There are 4 parts to this. To access the grub screw remove the screw on end, and the cable grip.....slide them onto your coaxial cable. Then the plastic interior part slides out of the plug allowing access to the grub screw. Loosen the screw, attach it to your coaxial cable, then slide it back inside the plug....then you complete the fitting by attaching the grip and then the screw on end.
Answered by: darich
Date published: 2017-03-01

I have a cable running from my roof tv aerial into my flat, however the end is exposed and there are no connections. I was wondering if this is suitable to attach to the cable so that it will go into the tv. Otherwise what is the best connector to use

Asked by: Robb
Yes this will work fine in your intended application.
Answered by: Darren
Date published: 2016-08-24

Does anyone know how to remove the grub screw? I don't see a screw head on the edge.

Asked by: Woddy
A grub screw is removed by a correct size Allen key/Hex key such as Maplin 9 Part Long Arm Metric Hex Key Set : code :N80KB
Answered by: Darren
Date published: 2016-06-28

I cannot get the core wire past the grub screw. Does the screw need to be removed ?

Asked by: gilly
Yes it does need to be removed.
Answered by: Darren
Date published: 2016-08-26

how can i order both male and female versions of this?
Asked by: Anonymous
FD85G HQ Co-Ax Plug Is the male, and FD86T HQ Co-Ax Line Skt is the female.
Answered by: JK
Date published: 2015-07-17

Is it possible to remove the grub screw so as to make a proper soldered connection?
Asked by: Anonymous
No sorry this product does not support that.
Answered by: JK
Date published: 2015-07-17

Does this connector attach to the end of the aerial cable (normal rooftop aerial) and then this connector plugs into the back of the TV? cheers
Asked by: Anonymous
Yes the product does support that.
Answered by: DH
Date published: 2015-07-17

Would these plugs fit onto the FT125 aerial cable or would I have to use the FT100?
Asked by: Anonymous
FT100 with this plug.
Answered by: LC
Date published: 2015-07-17
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FD85G High Quality Metal Coax Plug (1+) £2.49

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