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29LX CAMO CB Radio

Cobra 29LX Camo CB Radio

List price: $169.95  
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The 29LX CAMO is basically a 29 LX with the RealTree camo pattern. Cobra has taken all the great features of the “Classic 29LTD” and managed to enhance it even further! The 29LX CAMO has the same size case and uses the same accessories as a “Classic 29LTD”. The LX’s added features include a 4-color (Blue, Red, Amber & Green) illuminated LCD display that can be changed by user to match interior vehicle lighting, enhanced microphone, programmable LCD dimmer control, sof tware controlled menus, 10 programmable memory channels with touch of a button, all channel scan, Weather receive with scan, Weather channel function automatically advances to clearset weather broadcast channel while driving, radio diagnostic check function allows monitoring of RF output, SWR, battery voltage with low battery alarm.

The 29 LX CAMO features the RealTree® Xtra camo pattern and a modern aesthetic design with a selectable LCD color display in red, green, blue, or amber to complement the interior of any cab. The display also has customizable night and day settings to enhance readability in both very bright and very dark conditions. In addition, it features a new clock/timer that enables drivers to track their on-time driving hours. The driver clock/timer also functions as an alarm clock

RealTree is a camo pattern developed by Bill Jordan out of Columbus, GA. The pattern featured on this Cobra CB radio is RealTree Extra Camo. From the Realtree site: “The Xtra in Realtree Xtra stands for extra effectiveness in the field. This new camo pattern blends perfectly year round in a variety of habitats. It blends best from the leaf change of fall through winter, then again in early spring before green-out.”

We were a little put off by the bezel on this radio. It is chrome, which is very shiny and reflective, just like the 29 LX. We realize that there isn’t a need for the camo on this radio to be truly effective, but the gleaming chrome bezel just doesn’t blend with the whole camo style. We feel like they should have made it black.

There is chrome on the CB microphone, too, but it doesn’t look bad at all. It’s a thin strip around the grill and it blends well. The mic came out looking really good overall. Hopefully the mics will be offered separate from the radio. It often comes up that you need a replacement and it would be a shame to have to go with the standard black.
Based on the 29 LTD Classic platform with added features: The new weather receiver with scan automatically advances to the next clear channel when driving cross-country ensuring the driver is always getting the latest weather alerts and warnings. Also new is the industry’s first and only Radio Check Diagnostic. Now users can monitor the radio’s RF output, SWR setting, and vehicle battery voltage.
The 29 LX CAMO also includes all 40 channel scan and memory channel programming, Instant channel 9 and 19, audible key tones, channel frequency readout for CB and weather channels, 4 watts AM RF power output, the maximum amount of power allowed by law; Talk Back controls allowing drivers to adjust the desired amount of modulation talk-back.

Cobra 29 LX Camo Features:

  • RealTree® Xtra camo pattern
  • SWR Calibration - Allows calibration of antenna system for maximum performance.
  • Adjustable Dynamike Boost - Dynamically boosts microphone for increased voice clarity.
  • Tactile Controls - Allows you to actually feel where the dial is in it's rotation without taking your eyes off the road.
  • PA Capability - Use CB radio as a Public Address System with PA speaker. Receive signals can also be monitored through PA.
  • RF Gain - Adjusts receive gain in weak and strong signal areas.
  • Switchable Noise Blanker - For increased noise reduction.
  • Emergency Weather Alert - Alerts you if threatening weather is nearby with an alert tone even when CB is turned off.
  • 4 Watts AM RF Power Output - The maximum allowed by law.
  • Instant Channel 9 and 19 - Instant access to emergency channel 9 and information channel 19.
  • Antenna Warning Indicator - Illuminates when antenna needs checking.
  • Delta Tune - Used to clarify incoming signals.
  • Talk Back - This control is used to adjust the desired amount of modulation talk back that is present at the speaker during transmit.
  • Channel Scan - Allows scanning of all 40 channels.
  • Frequency Display - Displays operating channel frequency of CB and weather band.
  • Auto Weather Scan - Automatically scans for the weather band for the strongest signal.
  • 10 NOAA Weather Channels - Instant access to 10 National Weather Channels, 24 hours a day, in all 50 states.
  • Weather Alert Scan - Automatically scans for the nearest weather alert signal.
  • Radio Check Diagnostic - Allows testing of important radio functions such as RF power, antenna condition and battery voltage
  • Memory Channels - Stores up to 10 frequently used channels
  • Memory Channel Scan - Allows scanning of up to 10 channels stored in memory.
  • Selectable Key Tone - Allows key tone to be turned on or off.
  • Day / Night Dimmer Control - Adjusts brightness of the front panel for day and night driving.
  • 4-Pin Front Microphone Connector - Allows convenient installation to be in-dash or under-dash.
  • Selectable 4-Color LCD Display - Choose from four easy-to-read display colors: red, blue, green and amber

What is in the box:

  • Cobra 29LXCAMO CB radio
  • Microphone
  • Mounting bracket & hardware
  • Power cable
  • Owner's manual

Installation notes

  • Size: 2 1/4" H x 7 1/4" W x 8 5/8 D
  • This is a larg radio. It is recommended for vehicles with a little extra space
  • The power cord for this radio is detachable for easy routing.
  • The Cobra 29 LX CAMO includes a mounting bracket with 2 thumb screws for mounting.


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Full Featured
  • SWR Meter
  • RF Gain
  • Weather
  • PA Speaker Out
  • Microphone Gain
  • Emergency Channels
  • Talkback
  • Memory Channels
  • Frequency Counter


Cobra 29 LX Camo Owner's Manual (29_LX_CAMO.pdf, 3,509 Kb) [Download]


After having the radio for a year now I am doing an updated review. I absolutely love this radio. It has a great range paired with my dual firstik antenna. No issues or complaints. The front knobs seem like they could easily be broken off but mine are fine. The mounting bracket holds well in my 08 Silverado dash under the factory radio. I would recommend this.
Love it. Matches all my camo interior and works like the good ole Cobra 29 has always worked. Use it everyday.
The radio comes in clear and looks great in my truck
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