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    confused Can someone help a newbie please

    i am trying to fit my amateur radio into my veccy but i need a live feed direct from the battery into the cabin to power the radio as cig lighter etc isnt heavy enough,my problem is i cant find anywhere to pass the power cable through the bulkhead, has anyone had any need to need something like this and would be willing to pass on their knowledge

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    As above and what call sign? And radio ate you putting in ?

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    thanks guys thats a big help, and john my call is m3pgl and im fitting a yaesu ft 857d paired with an atas 120, the antenna just mag mounted at the mo so limited use lol, but got a towbar to fit to the veccy and gonna get a right angle bracket fitted to it and mount the atas there...should be strong enough to take the weight of it i think hahaha

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    cheers for your help guys.....radio all fitted and working...happy dayz

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    hehe that would cost more than the stereos most people are fitting hobbies are an expensive!
    I have an frg-7700 still but havent used it in years but its got the memory and ATU ect all donated by my dad G1RBZ

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    Quote Originally Posted by john norris View Post
    hehe that would cost more than the stereos most people are fitting hobbies are an expensive!
    I have an frg-7700 still but havent used it in years but its got the memory and ATU ect all donated by my dad G1RBZ
    aye ya not wrong there matey...but the atas matched to the 857 is a crackin combo......just got it hardwired today lit it up and straight in turkey at 5/9..blinding, stateside bouncing all over the bands along with southern india, canada and australia....all in all well happy with it....the 7700 a nice bit of kit too mate...im guessing ya got ya callsign buddy...what is it, my next step is to to the intermediate and then straight for full ticket, been an m3 too long hahahaha

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    I never did it tbh kids got in the way best I got was my CB license lol but didnt stop me messing about only RX though used to have a vr5000 too that was an excellent bit of kit too

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