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Old 03-23-2010, 02:21 PM
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CB/HAM radio

Looking for a nice system to install in my newer JK. Would like the features to have CB/HAM/Scanner 2M. Can I get some feedback on what you have and why! Very new to this type of stuff and will be posting many "newbie" questions.

Thanks in advance for the feedback!

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Old 03-23-2010, 02:25 PM   #2
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Join ExPo and ping a guy that goes by Tennmogger. He's a Ham freak.

This red Mog is his next to my Jeep:

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not the same Hilldweller as the one on shtf website
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CB was the first to go in my jeep. Then ham. I wanted to join a four wheeling jeep club and CB installation was one of their requirements. I put them both up top on a rocky road radio mount (google it). I put the ham antenna on a rocky road antenna mount, the spare tire mount. The CB antenna is a 102" 1/4 wave whip and is mounted down low on my roof rack (Kargo master congo cage). All perform nicely and I have been happy with it. My ham is a Yaesu 8900 four band (10, 6, 2m and 70cm) and I have an extra rocky road antenna mount on the other side of the spare for my anticipated low band radio when time and finances permit.

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