Originally Posted by 4mula1fan
XM radio and cell phones have replaced the chatter from truckers. We don't have to fuss and raise heck to keep awake anymore. You can still tell when you get close to a big truck stop though. I have a Magnum S-3 10 meter radio converted to CB frequencies, peaked and tuned with a Wilson 5000 antenna. It does a superb job.
Doesn't sound llike they are worth the time or expense any more. Use to be very useful for road reports and weather but as you stated cell phones have replaced them. Even my GPS gives weather and detours. Oh well, it was a thought.
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