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magnet mount antenna on a house trailer with a metal roof.

Discussion in 'CB and Export Equipment and Accessories' started by drifter 8291, Feb 10, 2004.

  1. drifter 8291

    drifter 8291 Guest

    I have a question, I am going to be moving very shortly to a trailer court that does not allow big antennas like an A99 ect. Well The new housetrailer we are buying to park there has a metal roof. I was wondering if anyone on here has ever stuck a Magnet Mount CB antenna on a metal roof of a trailer before? And if you did what kind of results did you have? distance, reception ect? ... I know these can work somewhat good on cars . the trailer will have a metal roof and the trailer also has alluminum sidding... I am hopping this may work that way I can still keep my hobby indoors instead of just the car.


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  2. Peddler 356

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    Re: magnet mount antenna on a house trailer with a metal roo

    102" steel whip on a 3 or 4 magnet mount as close to center of the roof as you can get. It's not a beam but will work well.


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  3. jp

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    Re: magnet mount antenna on a house trailer with a metal roo

    Don,t forget the spring on the 102. I,ve tried this and works surpriseingly well.


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