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Jan 21

Where You Should Mount Your CB Antennas On Your Jeep’s

Mounting your CB Antenna on your vehicle is a very important step in the installation process.  If your vehicle is a jeep, things get trickier than ever.  There is a lot of information about antenna mounting locations on a jeep scattered all over the internet. Still, we will explain to... read more →
Jan 08

DUAL CB ANTENNA INSTALLATION

No, I'm not talking about outrageously entertaining Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather press conferences a few years back place.  Today I am writing to you with a very IMPORTANT QUESTION. One that could boost your CB Antenna performance amazingly. Do you know what the most brutal truth about CB ANTENNA?... read more →
Jan 02

How Bad Weather Can Effect Your CB Performance

Are you facing HIGH SWR due to snow or thunder? And when the winter brings snowy conditions, area can be tricky to maneuver. So, before a heavy winter storm brings out the snow plows, let us take a moment to appreciate the thousand-yard stares and hair-trigger snow truck drivers dashing... read more →
Dec 28
cb antenna tuning process

CB Antenna Tuning – A Step by Step Guide

Objectives of CB Antenna Tuning To enjoy optimum CB performance (proper transmit & receive). Preventing your CB Radio from damage. Lowering your SWR reading. (Acceptable SWR = 1.8 or less). OK, everything is now connected and ready to transmit & receive. Wait… there is something we’ve left behind. And that... read more →
Jun 06

Installation of Magnet Mount CB Antennas

SR-A10MM shown on a cold winter morning Installing Magnetic Mount Antennas The Stryker A-10 Magnet mount antenna is a very good performing antenna 18 feet of hi grade quality coaxPower Handling up to 10,000 wattsWaterproofCan be tuned from 26 to 30 MHz 62" Stainless Steel Whip Extremely Efficient coil 2-Year Factory Warranty... read more →
Jun 11

Why Should You Upgrade Your Amateur Radio License?

Credit: Michael (KB9VBR), Thanks for joining me on these little amateur radio adventures.Well, congratulations. You just passed your amateur radio technician license exam. I bet when you heard that news, the volunteer examiners also followed it up with the question. Would you now like to take the general license exam? You... read more →
May 29

Dual CB Antenna Installation for Truckers

Dual Trucker Antenna Installation  The Stryker truckers will operate excellently in a dual configuration. For best performance and maximum front and back signal, maintain a distance of 8’ to 9’ between the antennas. Tuning the truckers for dual installation is quick and easy. Install both antennas on the mirrors following... read more →
May 10
Tuning the CB Antenna for Optimum SWR

Tuning the CB Antenna for Optimum SWR

For maximum performance, we recommend the Stryker SR-A10 Trucker CB antenna or the Stryker SR-A10 Magnetic Mount. Antenna length is directly related to signal frequency. Therefore, it must be tuned to resonate optimally throughout the frequency range of the transceiver. Lower frequencies require a longer antenna than higher frequencies. Due... read more →