Looking for a good cb shop to buy a 10 meter radio. $350 range

Discussion in 'CB Radio Forum' started by JP374, Dec 28, 2009.

  1. Gadfly

    Gadfly Medium Load Member

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    The so-called "10 Meter" radios are not permitted for CB. The way to tell if a radio is "illegal" for CB is the presence of "band" switches (A,B,C,D,E.. etc) Its been discussed (and cussed!) here plenty.
    Often people are simply TOO tempted to try to use those other "bands" that are not permitted for CB radio, and it causes problems for them.

    A regular CB is MUCH cheaper and will do the job. :yes2557:

    GF
     
  2. WA4GCH

    WA4GCH Road Train Member

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    That is what bothers most hams is it's too tempting to go on the funny freeks ....
     
  3. FriedTater

    FriedTater Keeper of The Snakes

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    For half that coin a "Stealth Tuned 29" is about as loud as they get,that 48T ain't a bad rig at all. Just kinda expensive route for a loud radio.

     
  4. cactusjack

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    The stryker 44o peaked and tuned with an super mod kit is one of the best sounding radios out there .... I have had many compliments on mine.....
    But dont let any one fool ya it is not as powerful as some make it out to be.....
    you can be as proud of an cobra 29 with an mod kit in it......
    I prefer the old school radios been around for 20 years and will go for another 20 ..... Just find some one with the old school 1969 finals .... which are harder and harder to find.....
    I believe someone must be stock piling them !!!!!

    Now after saying that .... Let the arguments begin !
     
  5. WA4GCH

    WA4GCH Road Train Member

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    2sc1969 ( 2sc1307 ) Sadlt they are not stock pileing them ... MANY older ham radios use them including my FT-620 .....

    I'm not a fan of those fets ....
     
  6. cactusjack

    cactusjack Medium Load Member

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    They are just getting harder and harder to find .
     
  7. WA4GCH

    WA4GCH Road Train Member

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    You bet ya ......

    Sometimes even I miss the good old days .......
     

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