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Old 10th January 2012, 11:21 AM   #1
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I'm making some digital coax cables out of some belden rg6 and some quality rca plugs.

Do you normally solder the shield to the rca plug like you do for normal cable? because it looks like the belden cable has alloy shield which is near impossable to solder.

whats the best way to do this?
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Old 10th January 2012, 11:34 AM   #2
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Take a look at this goody: DIY A/V RCA Compression Connector Cables
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Old 10th January 2012, 01:20 PM   #3
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yeh thanks they look great!!!!! I should have got some of those but i already have good rca plugs.
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