Obsolescence! (Phone jacks)

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The news today (from Apple) is that the 1/8" headphone jack is dead. Maestro designers take note.  Bluetooth is needed.

I won't say anything about 1/4" jacks or UHF connectors.  Nothing ever really dies in ham radio.  I think I've still got Fahnestock clips somewhere.
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Martin Ewing AA6E

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Posted 3 years ago

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Mike va3mw

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That is yet to be announced from Apple, but how does this affect Maestro? The sky is not falling and we still use 1/4" jacks too.

Mike va3mw
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Gary L. Robinson

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I would not be surprised if APPLE becomes obsolete before the 1/4" jacks :-)
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Ken - NM9P

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I think I chuckled the most about the View-Master Slot and the Ear Trumpet jack! 

Additional features that were not labeled....
XLR Balanced in and out jacks;
usb mini and usb micro jacks,
Ethernet port,
RJ-11 telephone modem port,
VGA Monitor port,

Classic satire!   But where are the rotary dial and handset that were part of the first mobile radio-telephones?