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Cb radio where can I buy a cb radio and antenna and have them installed in the chicago area?

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Radio shack and local truck stops...and i like the big whip antennas!!!! they are nice

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Re: cb radio

I tried looking up cb radio shops on google maps for you, but only find Radio Shack. You can always check close to your bigger truk stops, that is the normal place for an actual cb shop to be located. You can also ask the truck stop employees where a local cb radio shop is located.

If you were closer to Texas, I would help you out. But most major cities have a cb shop close to the major truck stops, such as Petro, Flying-J, Pilot, Loves. Some even have cb radio shops inside them.

If I can be of more assistance, please feel free to email me:

Rollin CBs
Mt. Vernon, TX

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