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post #4561 of 5952 Old 01-10-2014, 02:04 PM
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Hey, when did you become a lifer?

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Hey, when did you become a lifer?
When I won TJOTY I also donated my year to Bennettj13 , but he says it pisses him off to even log in.
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When I won TJOTY I also donated my year to Bennettj13 , but he says it pisses him off to even log in.
I forgot about that being a prize.

@ Bennettj13, he'll be back, eventually.....they all come back.
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When I won TJOTY I also donated my year to Bennettj13 , but he says it pisses him off to even log in.
Whoa! That wasn't a prize when I won. Nice grab.

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post #4565 of 5952 Old 01-11-2014, 03:56 PM Thread Starter
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So I need a CB radio for Dumpster any suggestions? I know even less about setting them up.

CB radio
Fire stick
Cable
Speaker
Micro.

Is that all I need?
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So I need a CB radio for Dumpster any suggestions? I know even less about setting them up.

CB radio
Fire stick
Cable
Speaker
Micro.

Is that all I need?
SWR meter to tune it.

I went with this kit from Right Channel but they have others.
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SWR meter to tune it. I went with this kit from Right Channel but they have others.
Is that the remote kit? Looks like the CB is just a small box, then all the controls are on the hand mic.
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Is that the remote kit? Looks like the CB is just a small box, then all the controls are on the hand mic.
Yep. I like it, as I can hide everything and lock up the mic when not in use. Works great.
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Here's the CB set up. I used a fuse adapter to run the power right from the fuse box, so the CB powers up when the jeep is started.


Teraflex mount.


The power box is hid under the dash.

I looked and looked for the best place to mount the CB/mic and this is what I came up with.




The keys are close, but I have no issues starting the jeep, or grabbing the radio. It's easy to reach and the cord isn't in the way of anything.


I just velcro'd the external speaker to the dash, I can hear it at hwy speeds with the windows down.

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Good job! Looks clean!

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i use a cheapo that plugs into my cigarette outlet, but i have a few nicer ones from my dad in the garage ill be looking to install for a little better sound

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I run the same one jeffro showed above. Jeff, you must take 6 pictures of every mod and have a very organized photobucket account to be that quick.

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I run the same one jeffro showed above. Jeff, you must take 6 pictures of every mod and have a very organized photobucket account to be that quick.
I actually have my own photo website, and if you look at the links in my sig, you'll see I'm pretty organized.
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Got my gears today. Update soon when I have time to work on her.
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post #4575 of 5952 Old 01-14-2014, 06:18 PM
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Is that the remote kit? Looks like the CB is just a small box, then all the controls are on the hand mic.
I have a remote kit from Cobra. I like that I can unplug the mic and there is nothing left except the box mounted inside the center console.
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