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by M0VMT
Sun May 31, 2020 2:17 pm
Forum: CB Radio
Topic: Ranger 2950dx
Replies: 10
Views: 81
England

Re: Ranger 2950dx

Sounds good regards the cobweb and other gear, I've had mini beams Terry for hf their performance is mediocre if I'm honest and a simple wire Delta loop can just be as good.
Yeah catch you later.
by M0VMT
Sun May 31, 2020 12:35 pm
Forum: CB Radio
Topic: Ranger 2950dx
Replies: 10
Views: 81
England

Re: Ranger 2950dx

Oh right Terry my mother has that and can even be bed ridden with it.
Yeah a new mast would be good and on a tilt, mines a little box 40ft galvanized and tilt bolted to the house.
Best thing I did nothing heavy on it just 10 6 2 antennas.
by M0VMT
Sun May 31, 2020 10:56 am
Forum: CB Radio
Topic: Ranger 2950dx
Replies: 10
Views: 81
England

Re: Ranger 2950dx

Sane here on some ham gear they seem to think it's solid gold.
Terry I've been spying on your location whats with the little lattice tower you have and the neighbours...tv?
Their handy for wire hangers and vhf beams :D
by M0VMT
Sun May 31, 2020 9:49 am
Forum: CB Radio
Topic: Ranger 2950dx
Replies: 10
Views: 81
England

Re: Ranger 2950dx

Terry I picked this up secondhand around 280 in Australian mate, they were around $480 Australian when new.
What's your eBay like?
by M0VMT
Sat May 30, 2020 10:51 pm
Forum: CB Radio
Topic: Ranger 2950dx
Replies: 10
Views: 81
England

Re: Ranger 2950dx

For 10 they are good mate a little keen on receive but all they need is the rf gain knocking back a tad and yes they did the 50mhz one.
They are about the best for us regards cheap alternative for 10.
by M0VMT
Sat May 30, 2020 7:20 pm
Forum: CB Radio
Topic: Ranger 2950dx
Replies: 10
Views: 81
England

Ranger 2950dx

Had one back in the early 90s, just picked up a nice one boxed but a newer one big first digit. It's sat on 10 and I've worked all over the last few weeks on 25 watts. This one has surface mounts but the old ones were the good old get in with your hot poker, this bugger has what they call a E chip a...
by M0VMT
Thu Dec 26, 2019 1:07 pm
Forum: Public
Topic: Activation of your account.
Replies: 0
Views: 4679
England

Activation of your account.

Please use your call sign it saves a lot messing around to activate you, if the Admins can not verify the name on the email as a ham you will not get authorized and if you are a swl then message one of the admin that you are etc....we will not activate anyone who can not prove an interest in radio.