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Old 21-08-21, 14:28
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Unusual ad hoc antenna base setup on this Jeep
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Maybe Radio mounted on pessenger side? I do not see anything on the driver's side...

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Old 21-08-21, 18:21
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Originally Posted by Mike Kelly View Post
Unusual ad hoc antenna base setup on this Jeep
I don't think it's particularly ad hoc, those photographs are from 1942/1943 and that's an Aerial Base No.1 by the look of things, as fitted to Universal Carriers and a lot of early wireless-equipped vehicles. It may well have been an original and official installation.

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