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by GreenGhost
Monday, 09 July 2018, 7:15 AM
Forum: WANTED RADIO EQUIPMENT
Topic: PLL FREQUENCY SYNTHESIZER
Replies: 0
Views: 154

PLL FREQUENCY SYNTHESIZER

Hello everyone I'm looking for this part for my Cobra 29 Plus.

SM5123A PLL frequency synthesizer.
If anybody has one or knows where I could get one thank you very very much.

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by GreenGhost
Sunday, 04 September 2016, 14:55 PM
Forum: AMPLIFIERS / POWER SUPPLIES
Topic: What amp is everyone running?
Replies: 67
Views: 3178

Re: What amp is everyone running?

What does everyone think of the Xforce Midnight Specials class C, or the TS 500? Some say class C is best for AM. In my mobile, Ford CVPI, have a Wilson 1000 mounted on the trunk lid where there was a hole for the former police antenna. Have double braided ground straps from the trunk lid to the bod...

by GreenGhost
Monday, 16 November 2015, 13:06 PM
Forum: ANTENNA HELP
Topic: Firestik Magnet Mount
Replies: 13
Views: 484

Re: Firestik Magnet Mount

Will the Sirio Performer 5000 fit/screw on a Wilson 1000 roof mount (the mount that goes through the roof)...?
by GreenGhost
Sunday, 16 February 2014, 13:28 PM
Forum: AMPLIFIERS / POWER SUPPLIES
Topic: What I learned about RM Italy amps
Replies: 35
Views: 1427

Re: What I learned about RM Italy amps

Well in my Crown Vic Interceptor I run a tricked Cobra 29LX (Thank you Tim at Snake Radio Customs) with a RM Italy KL300, & a K40 on the trunk lid using a Wilson 1000 whip, through a hole. Blows smoke all day long.......I feed the amp with 3 watts key. I have a variable power knob on the 29LX, so I ...
by GreenGhost
Sunday, 28 February 2010, 21:30 PM
Forum: PRODUCT REVIEWS
Topic: cobra 29 classic with rfx75
Replies: 33
Views: 3801

Re: cobra 29 classic with rfx75

At what voltage?
by GreenGhost
Wednesday, 10 February 2010, 8:50 AM
Forum: ANTENNA HELP
Topic: NMO Antenna
Replies: 7
Views: 232

Re: NMO Antenna

I have a Maxrad MLB2700 NMO mount on the trunk of my Crown Vic Interceptor. I like the NMO mounts.........
by GreenGhost
Wednesday, 10 February 2010, 8:43 AM
Forum: MOBILE SETUPS
Topic: Galaxy 919
Replies: 9
Views: 418

Re: Galaxy 919

What about the Mosfet model with the blue channel display? Whats the performance on these tuned right?
by GreenGhost
Thursday, 04 February 2010, 18:59 PM
Forum: ANTENNA HELP
Topic: Which Antenna??
Replies: 11
Views: 354

Re: Which Antenna??

Sorta on the fence with getting the K40 Trucker Plus............
by GreenGhost
Thursday, 14 January 2010, 17:56 PM
Forum: ANTENNA HELP
Topic: Trying to Decide between K40 or Wilson
Replies: 20
Views: 511

Re: Trying to Decide between K40 or Wilson

I went with the Maxrad MLB2700, handles 200 watts. Its mounted on the trunk lid of my P71.
by GreenGhost
Thursday, 14 January 2010, 5:33 AM
Forum: ANTENNA HELP
Topic: Which Antenna??
Replies: 11
Views: 354

Re: Which Antenna??

Anybody else have some advice?
by GreenGhost
Saturday, 09 January 2010, 16:54 PM
Forum: ANTENNA HELP
Topic: Which Antenna??
Replies: 11
Views: 354

Re: Which Antenna??

Thank you Doc, good info. Currently the Volvo has duel antennas, fiberglass whips made by a company named RAMI. They are CB/AM/FM multi function. I dont care for that type of antenna. Wierd thing is, I have talked 60+ miles with the Cobra mentioned and those Volvo factory antennas, from Jessup MD al...
by GreenGhost
Thursday, 07 January 2010, 18:08 PM
Forum: ANTENNA HELP
Topic: Which Antenna??
Replies: 11
Views: 354

Re: Which Antenna??

Ok, thank you. Anybody else like to add to that? There has to be more then one person on this site........... :-O
by GreenGhost
Wednesday, 06 January 2010, 8:36 AM
Forum: ANTENNA HELP
Topic: Which Antenna??
Replies: 11
Views: 354

Which Antenna??

Ok guys, which is the better antenna, it will be going on a 2007 Volvo VN double bunk sleeper on a stainless bird pirch mount. My radio is a Cobra 29 Black Chrome with a RFX-75.... http://www.rightchannelradios.com/k40-cb-antenna-108/k40-trucker-cb-antenna-434.html" onclick="window.open(this.href);r...
by GreenGhost
Wednesday, 06 January 2010, 8:18 AM
Forum: MOBILE SETUPS
Topic: swr/power meter for mobile
Replies: 6
Views: 205

Re: swr/power meter for mobile

As am I, was wondering if it can be done, and what to get............
by GreenGhost
Sunday, 03 January 2010, 20:09 PM
Forum: MOBILE SETUPS
Topic: Galaxy 919
Replies: 9
Views: 418

Galaxy 919

Hey Guys,

Looking to get a 919, but want it pumped up as far as it will go. Dont want a RFX75 or an amp. Just how BIG can this radio go? Watts?
by GreenGhost
Monday, 21 December 2009, 18:51 PM
Forum: RADIO MODIFICATIONS
Topic: Uniden PC78 Elite Modifications
Replies: 6
Views: 608

Re: Uniden PC78 Elite Modifications

Was attacked by a bug when I clicked on "contact me" on your site CB doc. Nortons removed it, wanted to let you know.........
by GreenGhost
Saturday, 24 January 2009, 19:13 PM
Forum: AMPLIFIERS / POWER SUPPLIES
Topic: Looking For..............
Replies: 7
Views: 379

4-10, 4-10, thanks for the info guys. Understood Preacherman.............
by GreenGhost
Thursday, 22 January 2009, 17:58 PM
Forum: AMPLIFIERS / POWER SUPPLIES
Topic: Looking For..............
Replies: 7
Views: 379

Yeah I did see the TS there. Need a "thin" amp, AB1, around 14 amps.............for the big rig so it wont mess with the puters.....
by GreenGhost
Thursday, 22 January 2009, 17:51 PM
Forum: AMPLIFIERS / POWER SUPPLIES
Topic: Looking For..............
Replies: 7
Views: 379

Looking For..............

This amp or something similar in size and specs.........................
http://**NON-SPONSOR LINK**/ ... words=7203
by GreenGhost
Thursday, 08 January 2009, 18:01 PM
Forum: RADIO MODIFICATIONS
Topic: Cobra 29 final mods (ERF2030) (EN1230)
Replies: 2
Views: 521

Oh yeah, my Super29 modded by Preacherman with the IRF520 is saaaamoookinnnnn.................... :lol:
by GreenGhost
Thursday, 08 January 2009, 17:58 PM
Forum: RADIO MODIFICATIONS
Topic: looking for cb shop in ct
Replies: 3
Views: 232

John and Joe are still up at Secondi's. I talk to John 3-4 times a week on ch25. They have been doing radios since 1976, I used to by amps from John waaaaay back in the day. I'll be heading down to Jessup, MD tomorrow, yall give the GreenGhost a hollar, you can hear my Super29..........................
by GreenGhost
Sunday, 30 November 2008, 14:27 PM
Forum: GENERAL DISCUSSIONS
Topic: Adam Sandler Popup
Replies: 24
Views: 707

What Sarge said..........................
by GreenGhost
Sunday, 23 November 2008, 15:00 PM
Forum: RADIO MODIFICATIONS
Topic: Super 29 Test
Replies: 3
Views: 447

Hehe.......actually, it has Volvo factory co-phased coax, and 2 factory top loaded FG whips. They work best with this radio for some reason. I tried 2 Silverloads, and 2 Francis 4 foot FG, both shot my swr's up to about 4+. The Volvo crappy stuff gets my swr's to 1.5, oddly enough. Go figure...........
by GreenGhost
Saturday, 22 November 2008, 18:45 PM
Forum: RADIO MODIFICATIONS
Topic: Super 29 Test
Replies: 3
Views: 447

Super 29 Test

Hey all, I was on my regular run coming back from Jessup, MD, coming through DE and was talking to a base station there on ch 19. His handle is 166Slingshot. I was going north, around 0400 hours, channel was quiet. I asked him to talk to me to see what type of range I am getting without a skip (very...
by GreenGhost
Sunday, 02 November 2008, 16:45 PM
Forum: RADIO MODIFICATIONS
Topic: installed mosfet and channel display today
Replies: 26
Views: 1079

Lookin good!! I must say that list of 29 mods looks awful familiar........... :lol: ........
by GreenGhost
Saturday, 18 October 2008, 18:04 PM
Forum: GENERAL QUESTIONS
Topic: Radioactive Cobra 29?
Replies: 7
Views: 658

As far as I'm concerned Preacherman builds the baddest 29, period.
by GreenGhost
Saturday, 27 September 2008, 7:10 AM
Forum: RADIO MODIFICATIONS
Topic: SUPER29 Video
Replies: 8
Views: 1144

Yeah, the red led is the TX when you key, otherwise its green. White, yeah he will do a 25 up just right.........he does know what he's doin...........SuperDave, on Preachermans meter, it burried the needle at 50 watts!!! He has 2 meters and a Bird meter.
by GreenGhost
Saturday, 27 September 2008, 6:54 AM
Forum: RADIO MODIFICATIONS
Topic: Cobra SUPER29
Replies: 40
Views: 4872

No doubt..........I never realized a 29 could be so clear, loud, big audio and consistant. Very happy with mine!!!
by GreenGhost
Saturday, 27 September 2008, 6:51 AM
Forum: RADIO MODIFICATIONS
Topic: Cobra 29 recive problem
Replies: 3
Views: 417

Send it to Preacherman, he will set you up...............
by GreenGhost
Sunday, 21 September 2008, 13:55 PM
Forum: RADIO MODIFICATIONS
Topic: SUPER29 Video
Replies: 8
Views: 1144

Yeah thanks guys, very happy with the 29 and Preachermans work. Work he did was: IRF520 final Tune & align (already had a Connex echo/reverb board in it) Changed where the radio gets power from on the board Schotty diode recieve mod (which is awsome) Turned down the talkback which was way too loud I...
by GreenGhost
Saturday, 20 September 2008, 17:47 PM
Forum: RADIO MODIFICATIONS
Topic: Cobra SUPER29
Replies: 40
Views: 4872

Yelled for ya Beercanman for a while, guess we were too far apart..................
by GreenGhost
Tuesday, 16 September 2008, 16:59 PM
Forum: RADIO MODIFICATIONS
Topic: Cobra SUPER29
Replies: 40
Views: 4872

Gotta do what ya gotta do. I'll be in Burlington this Thursday, same place, same time. Maybe see you then.................

>GreenGhost
by GreenGhost
Tuesday, 16 September 2008, 3:26 AM
Forum: RADIO MODIFICATIONS
Topic: Cobra SUPER29
Replies: 40
Views: 4872

I know Beer, no problem at all bro. No I don't work for Conway. I work for ASL Transportation in Williamstown, NJ. But I'm based out of New Britian, CT. And yes, they can keep those Sterlings! Beercanman, called out to ya on ch 22 &19, from CR England Facility on RT 130 in Burlington. Guess we were ...
by GreenGhost
Sunday, 14 September 2008, 16:37 PM
Forum: RADIO MODIFICATIONS
Topic: Cobra SUPER29
Replies: 40
Views: 4872

OK Beercanman, sounds good. If my radio sounds like junk, I'll send it back to Preacherman, or use it for a wheel chock, but I don't think thats the case. I'll be callin out to you on CH22............I usually get to Burlington at 1200-1230 latest. Thanks for your help.............

>GreenGhost
by GreenGhost
Sunday, 14 September 2008, 14:06 PM
Forum: RADIO MODIFICATIONS
Topic: Cobra SUPER29
Replies: 40
Views: 4872

Yes, I did see that perch you mentioned. Only problem is I have no vent window. Its a solid one piece door window, who knows why Volvo did that. If I had a vent window all my antenna issues would be solved, I could setup what I want, but..............
by GreenGhost
Sunday, 14 September 2008, 12:30 PM
Forum: RADIO MODIFICATIONS
Topic: Cobra SUPER29
Replies: 40
Views: 4872

Thanks for all the imput guys!! Beercanman, I hear ya. I have found that because the real Connex echo board is very efficient, I have to run the mic gain 1/2 way up. I have never heard my radio talk, but I consistantly get responses like I mentioned. I know I cannot step on most of the CBA guys out ...
by GreenGhost
Saturday, 13 September 2008, 18:08 PM
Forum: RADIO MODIFICATIONS
Topic: Cobra SUPER29
Replies: 40
Views: 4872

Well I got yelled at Friday............... :( ........."turn that radio down, your blowin my windows out".. :x .........oh yeah!!!! Man I'll tell ya, never thought a 29 could smoke like this, GreenGhost is still stompping mudducks in Jersey and NY. If any of you folks are out there during the day gi...
by GreenGhost
Saturday, 13 September 2008, 17:56 PM
Forum: GENERAL QUESTIONS
Topic: New Magnum Radios
Replies: 7
Views: 784

New Magnum Radios

Whats the lowdown on the new Magnum radios, the 3175 & 6175? How do the compare to the Gal 48T? Thanks guys...........

>GreenGhost
by GreenGhost
Tuesday, 19 August 2008, 4:00 AM
Forum: RADIO MODIFICATIONS
Topic: Cobra SUPER29
Replies: 40
Views: 4872

I don't know Preacherman, I think the Super29 is just plain LOOOOUUUD !!! Like I said, most of the time I run it 1/2 way up, and still gets loud reports. It's just a perfectly setup 29, done the right way. And it looks stock except for the blue display and meter. Its a sleeper radio. I have had many...
by GreenGhost
Sunday, 27 July 2008, 14:15 PM
Forum: RADIO MODIFICATIONS
Topic: Cobra SUPER29
Replies: 40
Views: 4872

Preacherman, I'm getting sick & tired of being told to turn my Super29 down!!!! I have to run it just below 1/2 gain.........this Friday in Carlstadt, NJ two drivers ganged up on me.............I mean one guy pulled along side of me in the sandwhich lane and was making motion to turn it down...........
by GreenGhost
Sunday, 27 July 2008, 14:07 PM
Forum: GENERAL QUESTIONS
Topic: Is Galaxy..............
Replies: 1
Views: 446

Is Galaxy..............

Dis-continuing the 48T ?? If so, what is replacing it?
by GreenGhost
Saturday, 28 June 2008, 17:01 PM
Forum: RADIO MODIFICATIONS
Topic: SUPER29 Video
Replies: 8
Views: 1144

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by GreenGhost
Saturday, 28 June 2008, 16:56 PM
Forum: RADIO MODIFICATIONS
Topic: SUPER29 Video
Replies: 8
Views: 1144

SUPER29 Video

Finally took a small video of my Super29 from Preacherman. I took it with my new digital camera which I am not very good with................actually Friday the 27th a driver in Burlington, NJ asked "what linear are you runnin with that radio?".....gotta love it........... http://i24.photobucket.com...
by GreenGhost
Saturday, 21 June 2008, 17:51 PM
Forum: RADIO MODIFICATIONS
Topic: Cobra SUPER29
Replies: 40
Views: 4872

I know, have to take a video of this radio talking. But I did get two offers in the past couple weeks to buy the radio on the spot from other truckers. One guy said "sounds like a big Connex with a kicker"...and that with a SWR currently at 2.0 and lousy, cheap factory Volvo antennas...but.....I did...
by GreenGhost
Saturday, 21 June 2008, 17:36 PM
Forum: GENERAL QUESTIONS
Topic: Polished Stainless or Chrome Case
Replies: 1
Views: 349

Polished Stainless or Chrome Case

Hey folks, where can I find either one of these for my Cobra 29 front mike? I have read some of them from some places do not fit right, they "bow" up in front on top. Thanks!!

>GreenGhost
by GreenGhost
Wednesday, 11 June 2008, 16:06 PM
Forum: RADIO MODIFICATIONS
Topic: Cobra SUPER29
Replies: 40
Views: 4872

Well, my digital camera bit the dust, have to get a new one to do the video. Man, this radio is still kickin big. Local radio tech here who I used to use, I called him as I went by the truck stop here in Milford, CT on ch25 where he works out of. I told him to talk to me as I went north on 95. There...
by GreenGhost
Saturday, 24 May 2008, 10:35 AM
Forum: GENERAL DISCUSSIONS
Topic: Which Radio Has The Best Receive?
Replies: 18
Views: 592

Well, the recieve mod Preacherman did on my SUPER29 is insane!!!!! Its really spooky, I can hear radios for miles on end and the "white noise" is greatly reduced. Very impressed with it!!!!!!!!!
by GreenGhost
Wednesday, 21 May 2008, 17:09 PM
Forum: GENERAL DISCUSSIONS
Topic: Returned Mic & Sparkys Followup
Replies: 13
Views: 540

Yeah, I was really impressed with Sparky. He sent a RD104E as a replacement mic and a SkyThumper also. They arrived today, and the 104 will be on my Cobra Super29 Preacherman modded for me. It should be killer, I mean the 29 is smokin already from Preacherman. I tell ya, he really knows his stuff, t...
by GreenGhost
Wednesday, 21 May 2008, 7:31 AM
Forum: GENERAL DISCUSSIONS
Topic: Returned Mic & Sparkys Followup
Replies: 13
Views: 540

Returned Mic & Sparkys Followup

I want to say THANK YOU to all the people who gave me positive advice trying to help me get this issue resolved. I posted my problem on "Ask the Tech" on Sparkys site (someone here suggested it), and Sparky got right back to me. Some how Sparkys had no record of my defective mic I returned. He said ...
by GreenGhost
Sunday, 18 May 2008, 16:33 PM
Forum: RADIO MODIFICATIONS
Topic: Blue LED Display Kit
Replies: 7
Views: 1129

I have also bought from Mtdewnut, good folks, ships fast, very pleasent experience.