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    Welp I am in a delema atm. I happen to be running a mini cb with a dash mount. I like the set up. Being 6'2" I need all the room in the cab I can get.

    My problem is I would like a cb that supports scanning and possibly weather channels in the mini size. I have looked around at cobra, midland and galaxy w/o luck. Anyone know of a cb with these features and the mini size?








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    have you looked at Uniden? Not saying that they have it, but they DO have some great set ups.

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    I checked uniden and their minis dont have weather. the for 40 bucks you can get a uniden that does it all though
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    Have you checked out the Cobra 75 WX ST..? Its all handheld, and comes with WX.
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    I mounted my CB on the passenger side of the center console in my XJ. Just had a longer mic cord for it. You could mount a full-size cb there without issue unless you do deep water crossings a lot.
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    Quote Originally Posted by MaineJeepah View Post
    Have you checked out the Cobra 75 WX ST..? Its all handheld, and comes with WX.
    I run this. Nice thing is when I'm not using it I can lock it up. Down side you'll more than likely need an External Speaker.
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    Quote Originally Posted by TJ 4 the Boxers View Post
    I run this. Nice thing is when I'm not using it I can lock it up. Down side you'll more than likely need an External Speaker.
    I actually patched mine back into the stereo system.

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    yea i had one of the hand held cobras. nice idea but bad execution i think.

    1 I worked with c-4 and mines for years, so im deaf as crap
    2 my tx button went bad in 3 months
    3 got it fixed and then it bounced off the floor and just totally broke
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    Best bet then is to check with the truck stops or a CB shop in your area. Down near McGuire/Ft. Dix there's a place called White Dotte that specializes in CB's if you ever make it out this way.
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    I have heard mixed things about the handhelds breaking alot. And jerry im curious how you patched it in to the stereo
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