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Re: Most recent purchase thread!

Postby dufremle » Wed Jan 09, 2019 7:34 am

tools have to be lubed
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Re: Most recent purchase thread!

Postby dufremle » Wed Jan 09, 2019 8:45 am

SUAOKI G100 27000mAh /3.7V Power Bank Station
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Re: Most recent purchase thread!

Postby dufremle » Thu Jan 10, 2019 8:50 am

Metzeler Karoo 3 Tire Combo
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Re: Most recent purchase thread!

Postby dufremle » Sun Jan 13, 2019 11:03 am

Timberline Eureka 2 tent
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Re: Most recent purchase thread!

Postby fixxervi6 » Wed Jan 16, 2019 9:35 pm

well this radio won't transmit on CB frequencies, shit.

It's also complicated AF, cranked ip to max power and keyed it up, the speakers in the room didn't like that.

Playing around just trying to get a ping back from a local repeater, no dice.
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Re: Most recent purchase thread!

Postby JeffStrom » Wed Jan 16, 2019 10:09 pm

No, not CB frequencies. CB is around 11 meters (27MHz) , the radio you bought is designed to transmit on 2 meters (145MHz) and 70 centimeters (440MHz). It is much closer to FRS/GMRS (460MHz) and MURS (150MHz) frequencies. Though the FCC recently made a ruling (some call it the Baofeng rule) that says you cannot import non-type accepted handheld radios that are easily modifiable to transmit beyond their intended frequency range. The Chinese radio makers then had to go back and modify their software to make it more difficult to set the frequencies outside the Ham radio bands. I won't say that there isn't a work around, I haven't looked at any of the new radios enough to know. In any case, it isn't likely that even if you had one of the radios from before the ruling you'd have been able to modify the prior version of that radio to transmit in the 27MHz CB range, but they were easily programmed for FRS/GMRS channels.
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Re: Most recent purchase thread!

Postby fixxervi6 » Sat Jan 19, 2019 4:56 pm

Bumper, 12K Winch, CB, Tow rings, tire carrier, recovery strap, JW speaker headlights, JW fog lights
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Re: Most recent purchase thread!

Postby dufremle » Sat Jan 19, 2019 5:07 pm

fixxervi6 wrote:Bumper, 12K Winch, CB, Tow rings, tire carrier, recovery strap, JW speaker headlights, JW fog lights


Which bike is that for?

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Re: Most recent purchase thread!

Postby fixxervi6 » Sat Jan 19, 2019 5:35 pm

None of the, the GS is decked and done. The Jeep is getting closer.
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Re: Most recent purchase thread!

Postby dufremle » Sat Jan 26, 2019 2:24 pm

Front brake pads for the truck
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Re: Most recent purchase thread!

Postby JeffStrom » Sun Feb 03, 2019 7:28 pm

Battery for the Triumph
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Re: Most recent purchase thread!

Postby dufremle » Sun Feb 03, 2019 8:39 pm

35 liter dry bag for the tent
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Re: Most recent purchase thread!

Postby dufremle » Fri Feb 08, 2019 4:09 pm

Third brake light assembly for the RAM
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Re: Most recent purchase thread!

Postby JeffStrom » Sat Feb 09, 2019 6:58 pm

Brake fluid

20190209_140634.jpg


Got it off Ebay
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Re: Most recent purchase thread!

Postby fixxervi6 » Sun Feb 10, 2019 2:00 pm

3 axis gopro gimbal
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Re: Most recent purchase thread!

Postby fixxervi6 » Sun Feb 10, 2019 2:00 pm

JeffStrom wrote:Brake fluid

20190209_140634.jpg

Got it off Ebay


wtf, it looks used
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Re: Most recent purchase thread!

Postby dufremle » Sun Feb 10, 2019 3:27 pm

Mini air pump for the bike
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Re: Most recent purchase thread!

Postby JeffStrom » Sun Feb 10, 2019 3:56 pm

The eBay ad said low miles.


But seriously, that's actually the stuff I took out of the bike.
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Re: Most recent purchase thread!

Postby dufremle » Mon Feb 11, 2019 10:08 am

Marc Parnes wheel balancer and adapter. Hope it gets here soon.
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Re: Most recent purchase thread!

Postby dufremle » Tue Feb 12, 2019 8:17 am

Cardo scala rider PACKTALK BOLD
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