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Homebase antenna advice and troubleshooting

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Good Buddy
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Wed Apr 20, 2011 3:28 pm

could anybody recommend a cb antenna for a bolconey on a block of flats. i am one floor up and have been using a indoor aerial for about a year.
joe jeep
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Wed Apr 20, 2011 4:24 pm

9' Tank Whip - (make sure your groundplane is sufficient though)
or any of the homebase cb aerials, although I would exclude the excalibur if you were already using an internal antenna, one of the homebase aerials should suit your setup.
Location: Littlehampton, West Sussex.
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Wed Apr 27, 2011 3:35 pm

Oddly enough, Thunderpole do a specific balcony antenna - called the Boomerang!!

I have one myself. Is very good!
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Wed Apr 27, 2011 4:32 pm

I remember a block of flats in Leeds that had a Antron 99 on 6ft of pole and it was just leaned against the balcony and tied.
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