CB Antenna


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CB Antenna

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I was wondering if the cb antenna on the 1500 and 1800 are the same.
I want to add one to my 1800



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...No...they are different -
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Re: CB Antenna

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Okay, thanks. They look the same, but i guess internally they are different.

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they have a different internal bracket system the actual aerial is the same as far as i can tell

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Re: CB Antenna

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The mounting bases are totally different. Also the ground strap locates differently.

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1982 Suzuki GS650 Red
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Re: CB Antenna

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Different outside diameter


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