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Old 10-07-2006, 06:18 PM   #1
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Hey, im thinking about purchasing a radar detector sometime soon and i was just wondering about the expiriences you have all had with some brands and what you think is the best for the money. Im lookin to spend under $100 dollars but if i find one i like i might go a little over, thanks.
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i love cobra brand. only ticket i ever got was without one. and im really a speed demon. 105 down a main street at midnight want a good idea anyways. jail sucks
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what you should do is read customer reviews about the varoius brands, that can be found on numerous sites on the intraweb
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you might rethink your budget. up it a little.

a good radar detector versus a good ticket. mine today will likely be around $200.
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you might rethink your budget. up it a little.

a good radar detector versus a good ticket. mine today will likely be around $200.

yep I agree. My Cobra cost $100.00 and though it detects it still way too late where my Escort 8500 $300.00 seems to detect from miles away...
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one of my good friends has a Valentine One, and, if used correcty, can pretty much save you from any type of ticket. I mean, unless you're just plain obvious, haha.
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I have a Cobra and it works fine for my needs. It gives me plenty of notice- even the "pop" mode. I spent about $100 on it.
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does any body have the bel pro rx65? ive decided to save and buy a good one.
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does any body have the bel pro rx65? ive decided to save and buy a good one.
Then go for the best, lol! (I love sounding like an infomercial )
http://www.valentine1.com/
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Valentine is a joke for the money. I can put dual radar in both cars (and have) for FAR less money, and have as good as any valentine for protection.

Bel is the best protection for the money.
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