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After the anaheim meet, i really want a CB/PA Radio. Thing is, i don't know what to look for in a device such as this. Help?
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CB/PA radio

Get yourself a CB, Cobra 19DXIII is cheap and easy.. Goto radio shack and buy a 25 watt indoor/outdoor PA speaker along with some 2-way speaker wire and an 1/8" headphone plug.. wire it up and mount the CB.. CB should be 50 bucks, speaker should be 20 and then 5 bucks or so for the rest..
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Well, you will also need an antenna. The possibilties for this are endless. If you want something you can take down and don't want to drill holes, you can get a magnet mount. The best antenna setup is one that is permanently moutned to the roof by drilling a hole.
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do you still have to have an antenna only if you want to use the PA....
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No..
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Get yourself a CB, Cobra 19DXIII is cheap and easy.. Goto radio shack and buy a 25 watt indoor/outdoor PA speaker along with some 2-way speaker wire and an 1/8" headphone plug.. wire it up and mount the CB.. CB should be 50 bucks, speaker should be 20 and then 5 bucks or so for the rest..
hey greg, where did you mount your atenna?
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WAIT A min here I see Libby mod in your mod list, do show pictures
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WAIT A min here I see Libby mod in your mod list, do show pictures
look in the anaheim meet, the truck that the girls are all up on is my truck =P



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greg has a magnet mount that is placed on the top of his truck
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Draggin

Now thats more like it!
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Gawd I love hooters..
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Ok enough with the thread hijacking. Which CB has the best range?
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Cobra a good one and then go to a Cb Shop and have it peaked, mine goes for about 4 miles in city and really dang far on the free-way.
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then go to a Cb Shop and have it peaked
In all my days I've never ever seen a 'CB Shop'. Where the hell are you guys finding these places?

I used to have a SNR meter and I used to tune the antenna and such myself. It's like $15 for the meter at RS (less at the pawn shops) and takes like 10-15 min, it's easy..
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i mounted my antenna on the side of my tool box, but i guess if you dont have an over the rail type it wont work
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