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by Straycat
Tue Oct 31, 2017 8:25 pm
Forum: Amateur Radio
Topic: Yaesu ft60r
Replies: 0
Views: 159

Yaesu ft60r

Hi anyone recommend the Yaesu ft60r as a first Ham radio?..what are its good/bad points
Thanks guys
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by Straycat
Tue Oct 24, 2017 10:10 am
Forum: Channel 19
Topic: Worth buying a rig?
Replies: 5
Views: 496

Worth buying a rig?

I have a scanner and regularly scan Uk Cb channels . Its very very quiet i live in Sale Greater Manchester and would have thought it would be fairly active. I an in two minds as to wether spend hard earned money on a complete set up.Any breakers on here in Manchester area !.Can you tell me is it wor...
by Straycat
Sat Oct 21, 2017 12:35 am
Forum: CB Antennas
Topic: DV27 magmount?
Replies: 1
Views: 178

DV27 magmount?

Is it possible to fit a DV27 twig to a magmount?
by Straycat
Thu Oct 19, 2017 10:33 am
Forum: CB Antennas
Topic: Indoor antenna
Replies: 2
Views: 165

Re: Indoor antenna

Yea Stampman i was thinking of a dv27/biscuit tin combination ..had this set up when i was young living at home with parents (on AM) until i got an18ft diapole..would like a sirio 4000
for mobile too.
by Straycat
Wed Oct 18, 2017 6:05 pm
Forum: CB Antennas
Topic: Indoor antenna
Replies: 2
Views: 165

Indoor antenna

Hi
my landlord wont let me put up an outside antennna so was wondering which mobile twig to use indoors ( mag mount on 7ft metal sheet).I am fairly high up in flats so getting signal out should be no problem..Any help/advice will be much appreciated
by Straycat
Tue Oct 17, 2017 7:38 pm
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: New member
Replies: 4
Views: 243

Re: New member

Thanks guys
by Straycat
Sun Oct 15, 2017 10:46 pm
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: New member
Replies: 4
Views: 243

New member

Hi I am rekindling my interest in CB once again ( i was on AM back in the day).i wanted to get my HAM licence but my local club were not very helpful ( very clicky).i live in Grtr Manchester i do not have a rig as yet but im looking at the TTI 800. I also have a scanner and have noticed CB is a lot ...