Jump to content
  • 0

Keeping mobile GMRS radio cool during summer



I have a trusty Wouxun KG-1000G usually mounted in my vehicle. But we moved to a much hotter location than before, so I took it out to keep it from getting ruined.  Is there a way to keep a mobile cooler in the car when temps reach easily over 103 degrees daily in summer? I don’t want it to fry....

Link to comment
Share on other sites

2 answers to this question

Recommended Posts

  • 0

I had a KG-1000G in my Jeep and in my wife's jeep pretty much since the KG-1000G was released, until just recently.  We go off-roading every weekend, often/usually in the southern california desert where 103°F was normal.  

I made sure that both were mounted with good airflow on all sides, and where they would never be in direct sunlight - never once did we have any heating/over heating issues.. I was actually more worried about dust getting into the innards, but that was never an issue either.

Worry less and enjoy the radio!

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.
Note: Your post will require moderator approval before it will be visible.

Answer this question...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

  • Create New...

Important Information

By using this site, you agree to our Terms of Use and Guidelines.