Is CB 10 meter or 11 meter?

Is CB 10 meter or 11 meter?

CB Radios operate on the 11 Meter Band around 27 MHz with 40 channels. Unlike the 10 Meter Band, access to these frequencies are unrestricted by the FCC, hence the name “Citizen’s Band”.

What is AM FM on a CB radio?

AM stands for “amplitude modulation,” a scheme for turning sound waves into radio waves. FM stands for “frequency modulation,” a different scheme with different properties. The FCC rules did not allow FM transmissions on CB radios, which only offer AM and single sideband modes. AM is used for most CB communications.

What frequency is the 10 Meter Band?

28.000 to 29.700 MHz
The 10-meter band is a portion of the shortwave radio spectrum internationally allocated to amateur radio and amateur satellite use on a primary basis. The band consists of frequencies stretching from 28.000 to 29.700 MHz.

What is Channel 9 on a CB?

universal CB emergency channel
Channel 9 is the universal CB emergency channel. In most areas, it is monitored by local law enforcement at all times, so please keep random chatter off this channel. Channels 17 and 19 are commonly used channels by truck drivers. 19 is often used by drivers going east or west; 17 by drivers going north or south.

Do police Listen to CB?

They don’t. CB (Citizens Band) radios are low power short range devices which were mostly commonly used by truckers, their employers and private citizens for local area communications.