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CB Radio – 4,000 watt mobile station

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CB folks do crazy stuff.

Check out this video of a car of a CB’er decked out with a 4,000 watt  mobile station.  Near the end of the video he keys up this setup and gets nearly 3,600 Watts on a power meter.

I have a suspicion that this is perhaps a bogus video.  The reason is that I have seen videos of other high power stations and usually high power knocks out or distorts the video image.  When this guy keys up 3,000+ watts about 15 feet from the video camera there is no affect on the video image.

http://www.worldwideamplifiers.com/index.html

See our related article on CB nostalgia
Uncle Eddy:  the black sheep of the family that Amateur Radio does not talk about

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Written by frrl

March 18, 2009 at 4:28 am

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