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Old 06-03-2009, 9:45 PM
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Default RadioShack 800MHz antenna mod

With some "O"-rings and some heat shrink tubing, I mated the RadioShack 800MHz antenna with the supplied Uniden BNC to SMA adapter. Looks better and actually adds some stability to the antenna configuration and weatherproofs the connector at the antenna and the radio.
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Old 06-03-2009, 11:06 PM
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Good work Dave came out nice.
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Old 06-04-2009, 2:53 AM
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Thumbs up Really Nice Antenna Set-up

Hey Dave I stumbled on this post and thread you made when i was researching some more information on the Radio Shack 800Mhz antenna do you still have the antenna like this It really looks Sharp. Bear
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Looks great, nice job!!
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