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Uniden BC980 SSB New Sideband CB

Discussion in 'CB and Export Equipment and Accessories' started by Happy_Hamer, Oct 25, 2011.

  1. Happy_Hamer

    Happy_Hamer Administrator Staff Member

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    New UNIDEN CB SSB Radio

    The Clearest Reception, Strongest Transmissions & Greatest Range

    Large Easy-To-Read Display - Illuminated control panel for easy use in
    all lighting conditions.



    Features:
    40 Channel Operation
    Dynamic Squelch Control
    Extra Long Mic Cord
    New 6 Pin Ergonomic Noise Cancelling Pistol Grip Mic
    designed for comfort. (4 to 6 Pin adaptor available)
    Channel Indicator
    Instant Channel 9/19
    PA/CB Switch
    Local/DX
    ANL/Noise Blanking
    Wireless Mic Compatible
    RF Gain Control
    Frequency Counter
    Large Digital S/RF/SWR Meter
    50% Taller Display
    Enhanced Graphics
    Variable Talk Back
    Dimmer Switch Day/Night
    NOAA Weather Channels
    Memory Scan
    SSB USB/LSB
    Radio Diagnostics
    Antenna/RF/Voltage
    Backlit Control Knobs/Buttons
    Easy-to-Read Laser Etched Keys
    Choose from 7 Color Options​


     

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  2. rattler

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    Clarifier must be in the menu. That kinda sucks.
     
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  3. Happy_Hamer

    Happy_Hamer Administrator Staff Member

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    GOOD CATCH!

    I wonder if they are just waiting for a response to see if they do produce them?

    I see the AM model is already schedule for release in December but nothing noted on the SSB

    WHERE THE F%#@ is the clarifier!!!!!??????
     
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  4. gamegetter

    gamegetter Well-Known Member

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    well i do like the radio but...

    like every one else wonder where the clarifier at?

    Can anyone see what is the third function of the knob on the top left corner?...i see the volume and squelch text, i think but not the text on the far left.
     
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  5. sp5it

    sp5it Master of puppets

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    It says: OFF :)
    Mike
     
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  6. GLR

    GLR Keeping It Good Natured

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    Pistol grip mic? My eyes are horrible.
     
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  7. Charlie Brown

    Charlie Brown certifiable

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    May be sum type of auto clarifier? :oops:
     
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  8. design4

    design4 W9WDX Amateur Radio Club Member

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  9. jazzsinger

    jazzsinger Bullshit Buster

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    yeah,

    it also says radio diagnostics, is this the first radio ever that can warn you some fucktard has been in it with a screwdriver? i do hope so.:whistle::pop:
     
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  10. TonyV225

    TonyV225 Supporting Member

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    LMAO @ JAZZ!!! You got that right and Im sure it will be just a few very short months after production that there will be plenty of these available all across the net with butchered inners ;)
     
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  11. ElectronTubesRule

    ElectronTubesRule Active Member

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    It looks fantastic!!! Today it does not have SSB. I saw that it has Talkback so looks like Uniden has sold out and has not integrity at all. I am going to guess it has been filling the pinch from some of the export radio's being used on 11m???

    Now if Uniden could build a 10/11/12+6m radio with 100w RMS key it and forget it reliability at the price point of an RCA 2950 or a Magnum 357. IN a compact chassis no larger then the Old HR2510 or smaller! It would be even better if they built an all band HF rig with continuous coverage RX/TX. I could see them disabling 11m and would be fine with that but non-USA markets would want that. Sell it for 1/2 the price of say a similar capability Icom.

    It is not like they have been a real player since they did away with the old design Grant XL and have not be a real force in Armature radio in a long long long time. They used to build such a rock solid and durable product!! It would be nice to see them get back in game!!
     
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  12. maddog355

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    It even has weather!!!??? Wow I was planning to get 959 but love the idea of having weather on it.
     
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  13. uniden sold out ? huh ???
     
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  14. Se7en

    Se7en Well-Known Member

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  15. Mudfoot

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    Be nice if it's easy to expand.

    Jumper pin??????

    Be cool.
     
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