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billet antenna

i need to get a new one and i dont want to pay like 30$ for a dumb antenna, i wana get a short one, anone know where i can get them cheaper, not on ebay. im thinking like a 14-18"
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check the apc section at autozone
or try ebay
http://motors.search.ebay.com/Billet...Z1QQsofocusZbs
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PM redneckstone, he posted up a link of some the other day that were good priced.
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Are the billet antennas flexible like the stock ones or are they real hard? Do they get just as good reception being shorter?
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Are the billet antennas flexible like the stock ones or are they real hard? Do they get just as good reception being shorter?
I had one & it was not real flexable and I didn't notice any change in reception.
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I bought mine from Wayne...and it works way better than the stock one.
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I bought mine from Wayne...and it works way better than the stock one.
Flexable ??
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billet stainless steel antenna? i love mine...

http://www.billetin.com/ford12ant.html

great company bought 4 things from them never had a problem
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Flexable ??
no, not flexible at all..
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kool, thanks for all the sugestions and websites...
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oh, and you think it would have not as good reception as the stock one? they all pretty much universal right?
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oh, and you think it would have not as good reception as the stock one? they all pretty much universal right?
billetin brand is made specifically for FORD... i have the 12" version and no reception has changed
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