Porta 508

The TP1125 Front Tap Shoe is designed for use with the Porta 508 block. It is used to connect the user's test equipment to the central office terminal test field.


*Please note: due to the obsolescence of Cinch Jones connectors, all our Front Tap Shoes are now manufactured with male bail lock AMP connectors.

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The TP1125 consists of the following components:

  • Machined, plastic contact pin housing.
  • Two 15 foot, 50 pair, 28 gauge stranded (7/38) tinned wire cable, soldered terminations
  • 200 plated, field replaceable Tip-Ring contact pins
  • 200 contact pin springs made of .010 MW, S&B
  • Equipped with screw-down latching device and side latching mechanisms to assure proper connection and contact.
  • Cable strain relief complete with snap hook
  • Can be fit with four 25 pair Female Cinch Jones or AMP connectors.