Heathkit HW-9 Power connector

Scott Johnson scottjohnson1 at HOME.COM
Thu Jun 21 20:49:09 EDT 2001

It is a Molex connector, available from about any Electronics jobber.
Newark  stocks them.

Ron Evans wrote:
> Hi, Guys
> I'll put this on the Heath list as well, but I always seem to get the
> best and fastest answers here on this list.
> Purchased a little QRP rig -- the HW-9 but it didn't come with a power
> supply or connecting cable.  Bought a non-Heath power supply and therein
> lies a tale.
> The power connector on the back of the HW-9 is a 2-pin male plug that
> looks like a house tipped on its side.  (Three sides of a rectangle with
> the fourth side consisting of two lines meeting at a point, making a
> little "roof.")
> Radio shack has connectors with the right shape but the wrong size.
> I looked at Mouser's catalog but didn't find what I was looking for.
> Any ideas?  Anyone have a female connector that would match the male
> connector on the HW-9, or does anyone have the whole cable?
> If not, any ideas where I could get one?  (I'd rather not modify the
> HW-9 by changing out its connector etc.)
> All help sincerely appreciated.
> 73,
> Ron - K5MVR
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