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CB Radio Help

Discussion in 'Audio & Video' started by 8th sin, Jul 23, 2009.

  1. Jul 23, 2009 at 6:27 AM
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    8th sin

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    I'm interested in setting up a CB radio in my truck, but I'm having trouble sifting through the loads of information out there, and add to that that you can't search for "CB" on this form since there is a minimum character requirement for a search query.

    I'm just looking for something basic to use to communicate out on trails and on the highway. I don't want to spend more than a couple hundred clams at most.

    I'm sure there are alot of you that have experience with this equipment, but to a newb it's a little overwhelming. Is there any information on here or out on the web to help me choose and install the proper components?
     
  2. Jul 23, 2009 at 6:44 AM
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  3. Jul 23, 2009 at 6:46 AM
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    Thanks alot! I may go with Pittim's setup, that's actually what prompted me to start looking in to this.
     
  4. Jul 23, 2009 at 6:47 AM
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    I forgot to add that I (and others) am using firestix antenna's versus the magnet mounts. You can get all of the componenst chheap on ebay.
     
  5. Jul 23, 2009 at 7:27 AM
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    TacticalBacon13

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    who showed you that? and when the hell we hooking yours up?
     
  6. Jul 23, 2009 at 7:29 AM
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    :anonymous:

    I might do it tonight. Depends on how I feel.
     
  7. Jul 23, 2009 at 7:31 AM
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  8. Jul 23, 2009 at 7:44 AM
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    you wont....pussy:D
    dude if you dont buy tims setup then ebay is your next best thing.
     
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