|06-08-2013 10:12 PM|
|hcarlgolden||I built mine from a few pieces of metal I got from tractor supply. Total cost $10-$15|
|04-26-2013 11:03 PM|
|06-27-2011 10:08 PM|
Here are some pics of mine...
|06-27-2011 09:59 PM|
|chefbean43||Didn't have an ashtray so I cut out some of the plastic and mounted mine there|
|06-22-2011 08:16 PM|
Can't help the last poster, but heres how I mounted my HAM, which may work for CB's with a remote head.
|06-22-2011 04:04 PM|
|02-13-2010 02:49 PM|
|02-13-2010 02:22 PM|
|Jerry Bransford||If you have an aftermarket rollcage with spreaders on top, you can do what I did & mount a 10" wide piece of aluminum across them to serve as a radio mount. It works really well and it only cost a few bucks for the piece of scrap aluminum I used. The cage & the spreaders themselves are covered with pipe insulation for safety.|
|02-11-2010 08:19 PM|
I removed my air bag selector switch, modified the console some, and stuck it in there, I really like it, but I need to finish it up to cover the rest of the opening. I am thinking a switch plate some time. The mic is mounted using an existing screw in the dash and a regular mic clip.
|02-11-2010 07:49 PM|
here is mine, wood above the roll bars radio on wood, be sure to secure wood to bars.
|02-09-2010 10:52 PM|
Moved it from the front of the center consul to here
|02-09-2010 10:48 PM|
i have a right side drive and wondered the same thing, where to mount radio. My doughter actually came up with this. 2x12 board tied to top of rollbars hard top put back on, then radio mounted. By the way the top light says your radio is putting out, if the bottom light comes on, then your swr is out of range. set your swr/cal switch to cal, put radio on ch 1 and adjust swr knob so the needle is on the triangle at the end when you key the mike. switch to swr and key again the needle should be around the 1.5 mark. if this doesnt work i recomend taking it to a cb shop and having them check it. may cost $20 for them to set itas opposed to $30-50 for a new antenna.
|01-21-2010 10:07 PM|
|JeffsJeep||Since my 97 doesn't have an airbag switch I mounted my radio on the dash, in the center, fairly low near the center console (under my ARB switches and cigarette lighter plug). I have always been considering one of those Cobra 75 WXST models where everything is either in the handset, or in a very small box mounted remotely.|
|01-13-2010 11:24 AM|
If you're not going to use one like the Cobra 75 (hand size), then put it on the overhead and above the rearview mirror is the most effecient/logical/productive/convienent--
|01-13-2010 11:14 AM|
what was the SWR when you installed it?
As for where I mounted mine, its on the drivers side of the counsel but its getting moved to a ARR overhead radio mount when I get time.
|01-12-2010 05:52 PM|
|12-12-2009 02:53 PM|
|12-12-2009 12:22 PM|
|12-10-2009 05:09 PM|
|12-10-2009 01:57 PM|
|bagged92sdime||I got the Quadratec bracket that mounts the CB to the drivers side of the center console next to the 4wd shifter. Just look under CB's on Quadratec. I love the location of mine.|
|12-10-2009 12:57 PM|
|12-10-2009 12:15 PM|
Sorry can't find one.. I'll go take one soon and post it..
My red antenna light is always on when I push the mic in... And the one above it, I have Uniden something radio.. Idk how to fix it, anyone in SC wanna help install?
|12-10-2009 12:12 PM|
|12-02-2008 10:30 AM|
|Face||Does anyone have a pic of the Tuffy console installed? I'm looking for something good for my LJ.|
|11-15-2008 03:12 PM|
|G54||Works good here for me.|
|11-13-2008 07:52 AM|
|Kurogo||I'll be putting my CB in today. Plan on using hose clamps and putting it overhead as well.|
|11-06-2008 11:50 PM|
|10-02-2008 09:22 PM|
Just another option
I viewed all of the pix and ideas here and went my own way. Just something else for the future CB installers of america to consider.
|07-24-2008 05:50 PM|
|07-24-2008 02:30 PM|
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