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Re: Cb Radios

Postby CFI » Thu Feb 07, 2019 3:36 pm

bandit wrote:Or maybe this, with bit of DLT. Anyone under about 45 ask ya Dad ;)

https://youtu.be/d189uP-48sU



This was, um, interesting. :think:
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Re: Cb Radios

Postby MikeWard » Thu Feb 07, 2019 8:27 pm

Miles wrote:Has anyone installed a CB in their D before?
I put one in mine a few months back(surprisingly easy!) I just replaced the standard antenna with a CB whip and it worked fine.
Could be a cool idea for the trip to Hamburg maybe?


The Binatone Action 1100 two way radio is the communication method of choice for convoy driving.

They can be picked up relatively cheap used: https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Binatone-Act ... 2944283790 Or circa £45-£50 brand new.
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Re: Cb Radios

Postby TristanC » Thu Feb 07, 2019 11:26 pm

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Re: Cb Radios

Postby Miles » Fri Feb 08, 2019 7:55 pm

Domi, I put the antenna where the usual radio antenna goes in the rear vent, although I am trying to find better positions to lower the SWR. I would never drill holes into the dash! double sided tape is the best option I think.
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Re: Cb Radios

Postby Domi » Sat Feb 09, 2019 6:22 pm

Thats's a good idea!
If I remember well, I saw some people with an antenna where the luggage rack is mounted.
You're right, no drill on the dashboard, but some people did.
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