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Re: [vox] Wireless antenna for 1-block radius
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Re: [vox] Wireless antenna for 1-block radius

On Fri, 21 Oct 2005 15:09:35 -0700, Ryan wrote:
>> So I'd like to work out how to extend the wifi provided by my
>> BEFW11S4, so that it has a radius of about a block. (In chicago,
>> there  are 4 blocks to 1/2 mile).
> Does this actualy need to be a radius? If not, use a driectional
> antenna

I have to agree with this. You'll only get a few dB if you stay with
omni. IIRC you can get some distance by mounting it higher. Certainly
an externally mounted antenna will do more than one inside your house.


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