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Questions involving a programming cable and some radios

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Some time back (within the past two years), I bought a non-genuine programming cable to use with a Kenwood TK-880. This cable has a FTDI RS232 Chip and is touted as being equivalent to the KPG-46 Cable with USB input. It has an RJ-45 connector populated with six wires.



I recently acquired two Kenwood TK-863G radios and a Kenwood TK-8360HU radio. I am curious to see if this programming cable will allow me to work with the TK-863G and TK-8360HU even though these radios are not listed in the list of compatible radios on the site where I bought the cable. Both of these radios have documentation in the manuals mentioning the KPG-46 but since this cable is not a genuine KPG-46, I am a bit unsure. Should I hold off from trying to to interface with these radios with this cable, or should I throw caution to the wind?



This is, of course, reliant on me getting my hands on the programming software for both of these radios…
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I went "go for broke" and tried reading the TK-863G and it was able to read/write that radio successfully.
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