What CB/11m Radio Stuff did you buy today? (2018)

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Re: What CB/11m Radio Stuff did you buy today? (2017)

Post by black olive » 20 Jan 2018, 18:59

Bought a new broken toy to resurrect. Its accidentally had enough power squirted up the input to pop the power transistors. Looking forward to using this
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Re: What CB/11m Radio Stuff did you buy today? (2017)

Post by cb4ever104 » 21 Jan 2018, 13:18

black olive wrote:
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Bought a new broken toy to resurrect. Its accidentally had enough power squirted up the input to pop the power transistors. Looking forward to using this
Is that one of those 16 Gigawatt amps ? :)
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Re: What CB/11m Radio Stuff did you buy today? (2017)

Post by black olive » 21 Jan 2018, 13:44

cb4ever104 wrote:
21 Jan 2018, 13:18
black olive wrote:
20 Jan 2018, 18:59
Bought a new broken toy to resurrect. Its accidentally had enough power squirted up the input to pop the power transistors. Looking forward to using this
Is that one of those 16 Gigawatt amps ? :)

Only when you turn it up to 11 👍😂

It should be good for 150 non splattery watts once its had a biasing circuit fitted

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Re: What CB/11m Radio Stuff did you buy today? (2017)

Post by cb4ever104 » 02 Feb 2018, 13:06

Not exactly NOS , but that's half the fun :)
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Re: What CB/11m Radio Stuff did you buy today? (2017)

Post by The Collector » 02 Feb 2018, 20:13

Just like British buses...nothing for ages on this topic and then 3 come all at once ;)

Nice classic stuff!

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Post by cb4ever104 » 02 Feb 2018, 21:17

Yeah, I'm stocking up on radios so I'll have something to do when I retire :)
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Post by 14CS06 » 02 Feb 2018, 21:43

cb4ever104 wrote:
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Yeah, I'm stocking up on radios so I'll have something to do when I retire :)
Hello Sammy

For me the retire is May 1st and I also have a radio stock ;)

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Post by Mudslinger » 02 Feb 2018, 22:02

I have three radios on the way.
Superstar 360FM, McKinley (FM version) and a very tidy Tristar 747

Will post up pics when they arrive.
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Re: What CB/11m Radio Stuff did you buy today? (2017)

Post by cb4ever104 » 02 Feb 2018, 22:15

14CS06 wrote:
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Hello Sammy

For me the retire is May 1st and I also have a radio stock ;)

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2030 for me , but it's always a good time to start collecting :)
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Re: What CB/11m Radio Stuff did you buy today? (2017)

Post by superstar » 03 Feb 2018, 07:08

Just a boring old mustang cb3000 this end
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Re: What CB/11m Radio Stuff did you buy today? (2017)

Post by The Collector » 03 Feb 2018, 16:42

Was that the tasty clean one from ebay a week or two ago?

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Re: What CB/11m Radio Stuff did you buy today? (2017)

Post by superstar » 04 Feb 2018, 07:01

Don’t think so, it was on as a buy it now £17.50 with free postage, cleaned up quite nice, just a giant Amstrad,
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Re: What CB/11m Radio Stuff did you buy today? (2017)

Post by superstar » 05 Feb 2018, 09:54

:) An illuminated display cabinet to fill up with cb rigs :)
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Re: What CB/11m Radio Stuff did you buy today? (2017)

Post by cb4ever104 » 05 Feb 2018, 10:24

superstar wrote:
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:) An illuminated display cabinet to fill up with cb rigs :)
You'll only get 3 rigs in there . You're going to need some more cabinets :)
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Re: What CB/11m Radio Stuff did you buy today? (2018)

Post by superstar » 05 Feb 2018, 10:30

:lol: shelves can come out, I’ll cram what I can in :)
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