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Old 07-19-2014, 08:27 AM   #1
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Wtb stubby antenna

Am wanting a stubby black Antenna wondering where you guys suggest grabbing one from? I have one on my ram that I got from Moe's (horrible service wouldn't use them again). However it gives good reception and I really don't want to lose much on that side.

Any thoughts for a decent quality one about 4-6 inches.

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Old 07-19-2014, 08:55 AM   #2
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I would highly recommend Antenna X they are sold on Amazon and Ebay with Free Shipping they have the best customer service bar none I got the stubby believe its 5 inches I don't use am/fm so I didn't care about reception I was more concerned about looks and it looks great.

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Old 07-19-2014, 08:56 AM   #3
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Have you looked at AntennaX ? Lots of people have those.

edit-someone beat me to it.
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Old 07-19-2014, 09:21 AM   #4
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x3 Antennae X, have one and love it!
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I don't know if mines a dud or something, but i have a 13" antenna x and the reception is absolutely atrocious. Personally I don't care much because I usually just play music off of my phone and the antennae was a cosmetic mod anyway. And at only 12 bucks Im satisfied in what it does and I don't really care that its got bad reception.
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Thank you all antenna x it is. Looking at the net the reviews are good
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Old 07-19-2014, 10:41 AM   #8
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AntennaX The Shorty (5-inch) Antenna for (07 thru 14) Jeep Wrangler JK by AntennaX http://www.amazon.com/dp/B00DQJ8T00/..._9fPYtb195R15S
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Just make your own. I made mine and it took 15 min.

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I don't know if mines a dud or something, but i have a 13" antenna x and the reception is absolutely atrocious. Personally I don't care much because I usually just play music off of my phone and the antennae was a cosmetic mod anyway. And at only 12 bucks Im satisfied in what it does and I don't really care that its got bad reception.
Same here. Dont know what antenna it is, it was on when I bought the jeep, but reception sucks!! Want to get a longer cb style antenna. Only time I really use it is for traffic and news, otherwise I listen to sirius, but 90% of my commute I cant get any traffic because the reception is so horrible.
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Old 07-19-2014, 05:54 PM   #11
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AntennaX The Shorty (5-inch) Antenna for (07 thru 14) Jeep Wrangler JK by AntennaX http://www.amazon.com/dp/B00DQJ8T00/..._9fPYtb195R15S
That's the one I ordered.
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we've got you covered with several antenna options. any order or product issues just let us know thru pm or email as we love to take care of our fellow wrangler owners
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Old 08-10-2014, 09:26 PM   #13
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we've got you covered with several antenna options. any order or product issues just let us know thru pm or email as we love to take care of our fellow wrangler owners
Got my 5" in the mail, easy install looks great and no noticeable loss of reception! Thanks antenna-x!
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Old 08-10-2014, 09:40 PM   #14
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I just picked up a 13" from 4wheel parts.

Looks great and reception is the same as with the hideous 7' long factory antenna.
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Bought the AntennaX 13" for $16.99 directly from the manufacturer as posted above. No loss in reception for me, at least in the Phoenix metro area. Great product and great price.
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Put the 13" on two weeks ago. Love it! No reception issues.
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Thanks for the positive reviews. Besides purchasing from us on the web-ebay-amazon, our products are also sold at 4wheelparts, morris 4x4, rebel 4x4, and several other 4x4 shops and both Fields Jeep dealerships.
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I'll sell u my week old one for 12.00 shipped
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Just cut the factory unit in half and put the little ball back on. No loss in reception at all. Save a few $.
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Thanks for the positive reviews... our products are also sold...rebel 4x4....
In stock and can ship today!

Off Road Antenna for Jeep Wrangler TJ and JK 1997-2014 - Black 13" Rubber
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In my personal experience, the Antenna X 13" will bend in the wind. If you do any interstate driving, it bends pretty badly; practically all the way back to the mirror. We have two of them on two different JKs, and it happens with both. They eventually bend back alright.

Just a heads up. Not sure if this is a known issue, bug, or "feature".
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In my personal experience, the Antenna X 13" will bend in the wind. If you do any interstate driving, it bends pretty badly; practically all the way back to the mirror. We have two of them on two different JKs, and it happens with both. They eventually bend back alright.

Just a heads up. Not sure if this is a known issue, bug, or "feature".
Yes, will bend back on highway. once stopped will straighten out in 5 minutes or less
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I got the 14" Billet love the looks and it works great

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