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CB Radio Uses

Discussion in 'Audio & Video' started by dysfunctnlretard, Oct 10, 2009.

  1. Oct 10, 2009 at 4:04 PM
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    dysfunctnlretard

    dysfunctnlretard [OP] Hi

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    Besides trail runs, what else do people use it for? I mean, what use does it typically have on highways?

    And what are the common channels, I know 9 is for emergencies...
     
  2. Oct 10, 2009 at 4:07 PM
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    Menametony

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    19 is where its at.. find out where accidents are.. cops.. and general talking to people.. gossip.. to keep yourself awake
     
  3. Oct 10, 2009 at 4:07 PM
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    Menametony

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    truckers are pretty funny.. i dont understand them half of the time
     
  4. Oct 10, 2009 at 4:09 PM
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    beastlytaco

    beastlytaco This is TW. One never knows what is a joke anymore

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    yeah its mainly for cop findin outs but you can use it to jsut chat it up on trucker channel 19
     
  5. Oct 10, 2009 at 4:11 PM
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    JM76

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    find that around here, truckers just talk and talk and talk.......you couldn't get a word in edgewise if you wanted to. They are like the energizer bunny.......they keep going and going, and going.........:D:D
     
  6. Oct 10, 2009 at 4:14 PM
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    dysfunctnlretard

    dysfunctnlretard [OP] Hi

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    Damn I can't wait to tune my radio. Sounds
    fun. Lol. When you guys say truckers talk and talk, who r they talking to? Just blindly to keep awake?
     
  7. Oct 10, 2009 at 4:16 PM
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    Menametony

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    they talk to each other.. alot of truckers got cb's
     
  8. Oct 10, 2009 at 4:17 PM
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    I think so....I am sure that at times it's pretty lonely, I would like to think that sometimes I could have a trucker personality....but I don't swear enough.:D:D:D
     
  9. Oct 10, 2009 at 4:17 PM
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    yeah they talk to each other. main thing i used my budies for was getting bear reports. and more thatn always i would get a response
     
  10. Oct 10, 2009 at 4:18 PM
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    If you're up around my way, Chanel 1 is what the (french)Canadian so called truckers use.
     
  11. Oct 10, 2009 at 4:19 PM
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    Lol. Wow. Pretty cool. What's the typical range on them? Offroad and on
     
  12. Oct 10, 2009 at 4:19 PM
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    and i think 7 is what the latino truckers use
     
  13. Oct 10, 2009 at 4:20 PM
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    al depends on the antenna and output of the radio if its tuned. an antenna will make all the difference. but its normally 8-15 miles on a good day.
     
  14. Oct 10, 2009 at 4:44 PM
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    there are CBs with weather channels, truckers use codes for cops; like for example here they call local police or sheriffs "Bear" and State Police (because we don't have Highway police) "Fully Grown Bear"
     
  15. Oct 10, 2009 at 4:59 PM
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    dysfunctnlretard where are you in Cali!?!?
     
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    We talked to each other on the freeway today in our caravan to make sure we were all going the right way and stuff. :p
     
  17. Oct 10, 2009 at 10:22 PM
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    Orange County, City of Orange to be exact.
     
  18. Oct 10, 2009 at 10:25 PM
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    coool.,.... be able to hear you on a good day when no one else is one
     
  19. Oct 10, 2009 at 10:28 PM
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    your in sacramento....thats more than 8-15 miles away :confused:
     
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