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by Asterix
Fri Feb 09, 2018 5:29 pm
Forum: Channel 19
Topic: Has everyone gone to the moon?
Replies: 7
Views: 2243

Re: Has everyone gone to the moon?

I'm afraid I agree with you, there's not an awful lot of cb,ers out there now, I'm not sure the younger generation know it exists even ? It needs to be promoted and advertised on things like TV and radio on all the benefits it has, ie free, instant communication, road conditions etc , that would be ...
by Asterix
Tue Nov 07, 2017 2:57 pm
Forum: Channel 19
Topic: Worth buying a rig?
Replies: 5
Views: 1840

Re: Worth buying a rig?

good point about the ssb rigs dc4, its worth a try
by Asterix
Fri Oct 27, 2017 4:24 pm
Forum: Channel 19
Topic: Worth buying a rig?
Replies: 5
Views: 1840

Re: Worth buying a rig?

Hi , I still think there's some good cb ers still out there, although they do seem to be thin on the ground, I have had some good contacts when i've been been mobile around the seven bridge / wales area. I think a lot of bad language used on the air has put people off from using it, especially when ...
by Asterix
Thu Jun 29, 2017 7:14 pm
Forum: CB Antennas
Topic: The courage to start drilling......
Replies: 3
Views: 1693

Re: The courage to start drilling......

Hi turtle I will tell you of an experience I had with putting an antennas directly on the roof, I fitted mine about 8 inches away from the rear window centrally on the roof and it worked a treat, the only thing I found is that the wind resistance tends to drag the antenna backwards as your driving r...
by Asterix
Fri Nov 04, 2016 4:41 pm
Forum: Channel 19
Topic: Poll - New AM Calling Channel
Replies: 17
Views: 8911

Re: Poll - New AM Calling Channel

I think the original calling channel 14 should be the new breaking channel !
by Asterix
Wed Jan 20, 2016 5:28 pm
Forum: Channel 19
Topic: wheres everyone ?
Replies: 4
Views: 2195

wheres everyone ?

Think everyones in hibernation ! :|
by Asterix
Thu Dec 24, 2015 7:24 pm
Forum: Channel 19
Topic: Merry Christmas
Replies: 3
Views: 1606

Re: Merry Christmas

A merry Christmas to everyone !
by Asterix
Fri Nov 06, 2015 4:58 pm
Forum: Amateur Radio
Topic: tone boards
Replies: 4
Views: 1574

Re: tone boards

Ok, thanks stampman.
by Asterix
Mon Nov 02, 2015 4:50 pm
Forum: Amateur Radio
Topic: tone boards
Replies: 4
Views: 1574

Re: tone boards

Ok thanks for the info stampman, is it something I could replace myself if I had the board or would it need to be a bit more of an indepth repair ?
by Asterix
Sat Oct 31, 2015 2:03 pm
Forum: Amateur Radio
Topic: tone boards
Replies: 4
Views: 1574

tone boards

Hi all ,
I am looking to getting into ham radio , and have been given a couple of radios to try, I have been told one of them needs a "tone board " replaced. can anyone tell me what it does and if I really need one .?
by Asterix
Fri Jun 12, 2015 5:20 pm
Forum: CB Antennas
Topic: wilson 1000
Replies: 9
Views: 2313

Re: wilson 1000

Cheers stampman , may get one in the future :D
by Asterix
Wed Jun 03, 2015 5:49 pm
Forum: CB Antennas
Topic: wilson 1000
Replies: 9
Views: 2313

Re: wilson 1000

Does the body mounted version come apart for storage like the k40 type does stampman ?
by Asterix
Sat Nov 29, 2014 6:19 pm
Forum: Technical Help
Topic: max speed for a 7inch magmount
Replies: 2
Views: 1436

Re: max speed for a 7inch magmount

I have used a 7" magmount with a 5ft firestick before now on the motorway at around 65+ with no problems - perhaps I was lucky !! :D
by Asterix
Fri May 02, 2014 5:10 pm
Forum: 4x4 Owners
Topic: How many 4x4 breakers do we have!
Replies: 103
Views: 35160

Re: How many 4x4 breakers do we have!

Mines a Rav4 !
by Asterix
Sun Jan 26, 2014 9:32 pm
Forum: Technical Help
Topic: Help With Old Rig Diag Please
Replies: 8
Views: 2635

Re: Help With Old Rig Diag Please

Damn :( would I be right in saying it would also be on a different frequency than the old a.m. to ?