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4x4 CB radio advice and troubleshooting

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CB Handle: GreenLaner
Location: Sussex

Fri Feb 04, 2011 1:44 pm

I use a Suzuki Vitara 'fatboy' for greenlaning and it's about to get a new CB install later today, pics later :mrgreen:

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Joined: Sat Feb 26, 2011 8:46 pm
Location: West Wales

Sun Feb 27, 2011 5:39 pm

I have a Ford Ranger



As well as Amateur gear I have a little Handheld tucked out of the way which has a Car kit and so is connected to external power and an external Aerial. There is a subtle little Amplifier in there as well :D

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Location: rhosneigr ,anglesey

Wed Apr 13, 2011 11:18 am

landrover 90 with 200tdi conversion
rotel rcv 240 with a thunderpole orbitor 1.5 m

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CB Handle: Off Roader
Location: Aberdeen

Thu Apr 14, 2011 9:22 pm

Disco 4, Team MC-8UK with 5 foot springer 8)
AKA Off Roader
(aka Hero from the 80's)

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Thu May 19, 2011 1:46 pm

Disco 300 V8i running LPG. Just bought a 2nd Hand Magnum Multi and a new Thunderpole Mini Orbiter on a Gutter Mount. Hopefully installing it all this weekend.

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CB Handle: Rock Steady

Sat Jul 23, 2011 9:12 pm

i've been on rig years and in the last 15 had various 4X4's . landy 109 s3, 88 s3, rangey classic and a frontera sport now. all have had rigs in..waiting to hear some of the Northants4X4 guys, but not yet heard them i normally monitor 17-19-21-28 on uk band. heard no activity even from the recent landy show at billing

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CB Handle: disco 1
Location: ibstock. n w leicestershire.

Tue Apr 02, 2013 3:49 pm

our rides are....

1998 discovery 300tdi 50th anniversary,
1994 discovery 300tdi auto, (for when me shoulder goes poop)

no rigs fitted yet. but hopefully it will be delivered soon :mrgreen: will be going for the midland 42 hand held, any advice on external anttenas would be most welcom.


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Location: SouthWest-ish Essex

Thu Apr 04, 2013 6:25 pm

Me, Me, Me!!!

3Dr Disco 300tdi, 2" lift Front, 3" Rear, Winched, Snorkled, Mud-tyres, CB (tti550, nice little rig, but the LCD screen sucks. Big Stainless Orbitor Whip)

Face-lift Disco td5 (As seen in Januarys LandRover Monthly :D ) (other company) rig, Big Black Orbitor whip mounted on the N/S Roof Rail

Based in Essex, not far from Brentwood.

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CB Handle: CaptainCaveman
Location: Warrington, Cheshire

Sat May 04, 2013 11:29 am

I am totally new to this. Just bought a Discovery 1 300TDi Commercial with over 300k and have just took delivery of the Maxcon CM-10 and 1.5m Antenna. Not sure how to get it all fitted as don't mess with auto electrics.

But can't wait to get it all in and working.

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Wed Sep 04, 2013 8:09 pm

Suzuki grand vitara :D

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Joined: Wed Jul 16, 2008 7:51 pm
CB Handle: Terminator / 26TM233
Location: Northampton, UK

Thu Oct 03, 2013 7:07 pm

Suzuki Jimny 2006, Orbiter SS on 7" Turbo Magmount with Midland Alan 42 (+ car kit) to plug into ciggie lighter.

Limo Black Windows for security / peace of mind and wondering if any other 4x4 CB'ers in Northampton area?

In Northampton, next to the finest CB Radio Shop in the UK..!!

M3 FLP - 26 TM 233 - Photographer

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Location: Birmingham, England

Thu Oct 03, 2013 10:39 pm

nice to see you are still around the forums photograper :D

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CB Handle: Ben
Location: Stanford-Le-Hope, Essex

Sun Dec 29, 2013 12:14 pm

2 Discovery's
One 300TDI fully kitted out
One 54 TD5 Standard.
One Life, Live It!

Buzzin' Around Channel 11 Usually.

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Tue Feb 04, 2014 5:53 pm

DSC_5969 by Mikescuba, on Flickr

New to CB's. Off on a trip across Morocco in April in a convoy of approximately 11 Land Rovers so got a CB so we can communicate.
I live in France and do a lot of driving across France and Belgium so hope to be able to chat with Truckers on route.

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Thu Feb 06, 2014 12:31 pm

Polmar Venus and 1.5mm orbitor in my L322 Range Rover, based near Stirling

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