Looking for a new radio and antenna

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  1. Big Joe

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    Hi, after reading DEBF for about a year. I hear you are the guys to buy my radio and antenna from. I just snapped off my antenna taking my boat out of the garage. The antenna and radio seem quite old. Probably time for an upgrade. Is this something anyone here can help me with? Thanks Joe
     
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    Check with Wharf Rat on this forum. He has helped a number of folks here.
     
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    Hey Joe, just saw this now. I think you'll be extremely happy with the new setup; I forgot to mention earlier, but the really nice part about those Digital antennas is they come with a length of RG8X cable with a mini-UHF connector attached, which is a lot easier to run, and they include a little adapter to go from the mini-UHF to PL259 connector. No loss, no solder, perfect. Also, you'll need to get your MMSI number. Like I said, you can get it through BoatUS or SeaTow, but you will need to have your registration number or documentation number. See the links below.

    Register For MMSI
    Maritime Mobile Service Identity | Sea Tow
     
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