Strykerradios Blog

Mar 22

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 →
Mar 22

Dual CB Antenna Installation Guide

Dual Trucker 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 steps... read more →
Mar 22

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 →
Mar 22

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 →
Mar 22

Tuning the CB Antenna for Optimum SWR-1

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 →
Mar 22

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 →
Mar 22
Mar 22

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 →
Mar 22

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 →
Mar 22