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Mods for 32XLR

Discussion in 'CB and Export Equipment and Accessories' started by 443, Jan 1, 1970.

  1. 443

    443 Guest

    Okay, I have a 32XLR in my mobile. It's really clean (like new almost).





    I know I could get a 29 and stick it in there and and do lots of loud talking, but I'd like to do some with my 32XLR. AND it has the uPD858 PLL in it so I can do easy channel mods on it.



    I have found the channel mods for it, and the standard tune up mods, but I need to get more swing out of it. I am only getting about 2 swinging 8 out of it which is okay, but it doesn't drive my driver hard enough. I need it to key 1 and swing 20.



    I've seen changing a cap in a 29ltd makes good swing, is there a possibility I can do something like that to my 32XLR without having to send it off to some shop to figure out where to put the cap?



    Any suggestions?






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  2. ButtFuzz

    ButtFuzz Guest

    Are you SURE the 32 XLR has the NEC uPD858?. ALL the ones I've seen have the toshiba TC5080.



    Check again.



    Fuzz


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  3. ford074

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    I have the information you may be loking for. If you give me your email adress I can scan what I have for you.



    Later.

    ford074

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  4. kfibob

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    fuzz, please help i broke out my old EARLY 32XLR it is the 23 channel one. barely used it but throwing it in a truck. :) My dad bought 2 and the rep told him how to make it 40 channel by bridging something I believe, worked On the one CB but I never did anything to this one. TIME TO WAKE THE SLEEPING COBRA.

    I CAN CUT CD11 AND CD 12 but how do I trim the L3 and L5. Can I do it using the meter on the front?
    Well if anyone can tell me how to do this please. and where can I get detailed instructions on these. thanks
    kfibob@aol.com
     
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  5. tecnicoloco

    tecnicoloco Active Member

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    Just bridge the 2 lines as show in the pic :laugh:
     

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  6. Zman

    Zman K9FON

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    I have a 132 23 CH and i can add extras simply by adding a crystal. LOL these old 23 CH rigs are sooooo easy to modify!!!:D
     
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