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CB Radio (Cobra 29) Mod & Mount in Center Console

Discussion in 'Audio & Video' started by DDD, Aug 25, 2009.

  1. Bengland25

    Bengland25 Never Forget! 343

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    Thanks man, it was a nightmare and im ecstatic that it worked out! put a shit ton of time into it.

    if you do this good luck, and be patient man!

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    Thanks OP for the idea!
     
  2. DDD

    DDD [OP] Shine bright like a hymen

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    You're welcome.

    Great job. Post some pictures when it's mounted and complete.
     
  3. Bengland25

    Bengland25 Never Forget! 343

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    Thanks man! so stoked i found your thread for the initial ideas!!!!

    Just finished about an hour ago and now im drinking some beer and enjoying my handy work.

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  4. trdNick

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    Thanks for the inspiration OP!!! Great right up :D Now to get mounted:rolleyes:
     
  5. Bengland25

    Bengland25 Never Forget! 343

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    looking good man! where you mounting?
     
  6. trdNick

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    Thanks!! The plan is for it to go infront of the shifter(like yours) with a custom metal faceplate
     
  7. Bengland25

    Bengland25 Never Forget! 343

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    Nice, same spot as mine then I'm assuming? If it is, I love the location! Stays out of the way but it is still accessible when needed! Post some pics up when you finish the install!
     
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    I plan on it :D
     
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    nicely done
     
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    Got it all installed today :D
     
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    I just had to subbed to this since I have been having an issue with where to mount my cb and i think this is probably the best way. Thanks for the idea.
     
  12. CayucosTacoma

    CayucosTacoma Just think outside the Yota

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    Nice job! this is what i want to do. Just dont know how you ran the wires to the faceplate through the console
     
  13. Bengland25

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    Check out these pictures and see if they help out. I cut the carpet on the floor board and ran them through the whole center console. PM me if you need more help alright buddy.

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    :thumbsup:

    BTW you cannot even tell the carpet is cut once the seat and center console is installed back into the truck!
     
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    awesome! thanks. If I run into trouble ill shoot you a PM
     
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    Sounds good, glad I could help man.
     
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    so in this step did you just cut and re solder?
     
  17. DDD

    DDD [OP] Shine bright like a hymen

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    Yep. Just cut that ribbon. Stripped the wires and soldered in longer wires.
     
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    i did all the solderig and the fucker didnt even work. god damit
     
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    I'm there too...
     
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    Here is my take on this awesome idea!
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