Re: [AFMUG] Fwd: FCC ID SWX-60GL Application Processed : Ubiquiti Networks, Inc. for New Equipment

2019-03-29 Thread Mathew Howard
I think they may have killed the Gigabeam name... it's just listed as "60G Link" in the beta store now. On Fri, Mar 29, 2019 at 5:33 PM Eric Kuhnke wrote: > The gigabeam name is rather funny for anyone that saw a first-generation > 71-86GHz gigabeam product. It was the original competitor of

Re: [AFMUG] OT: Tax cut my ass...

2019-03-29 Thread Bill Prince
Bet that smarts. -- bp part15sbs{at}gmail{dot}com On Fri, Mar 29, 2019 at 6:43 PM Ken Hohhof wrote: > Anal tax? > > > > *From:* AF *On Behalf Of *ch...@wbmfg.com > *Sent:* Friday, March 29, 2019 6:26 PM > *To:* AnimalFarm Microwave Users Group > *Subject:* Re: [AFMUG] OT: Tax cut my ass...

Re: [AFMUG] OT: Tax cut my ass...

2019-03-29 Thread Ken Hohhof
Anal tax? From: AF On Behalf Of ch...@wbmfg.com Sent: Friday, March 29, 2019 6:26 PM To: AnimalFarm Microwave Users Group Subject: Re: [AFMUG] OT: Tax cut my ass... I have a pretty scrupulous CPA and an equally anal tax attorney. If I ever get it trouble it will be a huge surprise.

Re: [AFMUG] OT: Tax cut my ass...

2019-03-29 Thread chuck
I have a pretty scrupulous CPA and an equally anal tax attorney. If I ever get it trouble it will be a huge surprise. From: Ken Hohhof Sent: Friday, March 29, 2019 4:57 PM To: 'AnimalFarm Microwave Users Group' Subject: Re: [AFMUG] OT: Tax cut my ass... There was an article in the paper I

Re: [AFMUG] OT: Tax cut my ass...

2019-03-29 Thread Ken Hohhof
There was an article in the paper I think today about how the IRS doesn’t have the staff to go after people who don’t pay their taxes, it used Michael Avenatti as an example. https://www.nytimes.com/2019/03/28/opinion/irs-taxes.html There was also an article online about how the FCC and FTC

Re: [AFMUG] OT: Tax cut my ass...

2019-03-29 Thread Carl Peterson
Clearly you don't make enough money to deserve a tax cut... I kid. The increase in the standard deduction is great though. Paves the way for a future administration to get rid of the formerly sacred mortgage interest deduction. On Fri, Mar 29, 2019 at 1:26 PM Bill Prince wrote: > > Just got

Re: [AFMUG] Fwd: FCC ID SWX-60GL Application Processed : Ubiquiti Networks, Inc. for New Equipment

2019-03-29 Thread Eric Kuhnke
The gigabeam name is rather funny for anyone that saw a first-generation 71-86GHz gigabeam product. It was the original competitor of the Bridgewave GE80 but didn't do so well in the market, due to being more difficult to install and with a weird user interface for configuration. The original

Re: [AFMUG] Fwd: FCC ID SWX-60GL Application Processed : Ubiquiti Networks, Inc. for New Equipment

2019-03-29 Thread Mathew Howard
They look pretty unimpressive to me. From what I've seen, they are PTP only, and it looks like they're tiny antennas (so probably the equivalent of the non-dish MikroTiks... like 13dbi or something). They do have 5ghz backup, which Mikrotik doesn't, so there's that, but Ignitenet has that, and

Re: [AFMUG] OT: Tax cut my ass...

2019-03-29 Thread Bill Prince
My suggestion is to be sitting down when you see the return for the first time. -- bp part15sbs{at}gmail{dot}com On Fri, Mar 29, 2019 at 1:09 PM Lewis Bergman wrote: > I wish I had a guess. My accountant isn't done with all my K1's yet. Not > his fault, mine. > > On Fri, Mar 29, 2019, 3:05 PM

Re: [AFMUG] OT: Tax cut my ass...

2019-03-29 Thread Steve Jones
maybe shop for an accountant. On Fri, Mar 29, 2019 at 3:09 PM Bill Prince wrote: > > We actually increased our withholding by 150%. Was not anywhere near close > enough. > > -- > bp > part15sbs{at}gmail{dot}com > > > On Fri, Mar 29, 2019 at 1:04 PM Steve Jones > wrote: > >> ha >> it really is

Re: [AFMUG] OT: Tax cut my ass...

2019-03-29 Thread Lewis Bergman
I wish I had a guess. My accountant isn't done with all my K1's yet. Not his fault, mine. On Fri, Mar 29, 2019, 3:05 PM Steve Jones wrote: > ha > it really is lent > > Did you not communicate with your accountant last year on how to prepare? > Or did you just get killed by SALT? > > > > On Fri,

Re: [AFMUG] OT: Tax cut my ass...

2019-03-29 Thread Bill Prince
We actually increased our withholding by 150%. Was not anywhere near close enough. -- bp part15sbs{at}gmail{dot}com On Fri, Mar 29, 2019 at 1:04 PM Steve Jones wrote: > ha > it really is lent > > Did you not communicate with your accountant last year on how to prepare? > Or did you just get

Re: [AFMUG] OT: Tax cut my ass...

2019-03-29 Thread Steve Jones
ha it really is lent Did you not communicate with your accountant last year on how to prepare? Or did you just get killed by SALT? On Fri, Mar 29, 2019 at 2:28 PM Bill Prince wrote: > > I use a sticky roller thing to remove lint. > > -- > bp > part15sbs{at}gmail{dot}com > > > On Fri, Mar 29,

Re: [AFMUG] OT: Tax cut my ass...

2019-03-29 Thread Bill Prince
I use a sticky roller thing to remove lint. -- bp part15sbs{at}gmail{dot}com On Fri, Mar 29, 2019 at 11:59 AM wrote: > But, but, but, it is still Lent! > > *From:* Bill Prince > *Sent:* Friday, March 29, 2019 12:55 PM > *To:* AnimalFarm Microwave Users Group > *Subject:* Re: [AFMUG] OT: Tax

Re: [AFMUG] OT: Tax cut my ass...

2019-03-29 Thread David Hannum
I Lent my money to the tax man. I gave up all my money to the IRS for Lent this year! I . . . I'll stop there . . . . Dave On Fri, Mar 29, 2019 at 3:03 PM James Howard wrote: > It’s actually Lent during Lent this time. > > > > *From:* AF [mailto:af-boun...@af.afmug.com] *On Behalf Of

Re: [AFMUG] OT: Tax cut my ass...

2019-03-29 Thread chuck
What item in the calculations is causing this? From: Bill Prince Sent: Friday, March 29, 2019 12:55 PM To: AnimalFarm Microwave Users Group Subject: Re: [AFMUG] OT: Tax cut my ass... 1) I did not mention individual 1 (until now) 2) I did put "OT:" at the beginning of the subject line 3) I

Re: [AFMUG] OT: Tax cut my ass...

2019-03-29 Thread James Howard
It's actually Lent during Lent this time. From: AF [mailto:af-boun...@af.afmug.com] On Behalf Of ch...@wbmfg.com Sent: Friday, March 29, 2019 1:58 PM To: AnimalFarm Microwave Users Group Subject: Re: [AFMUG] OT: Tax cut my ass... But, but, but, it is still Lent! From: Bill Prince Sent: Friday,

Re: [AFMUG] OT: Tax cut my ass...

2019-03-29 Thread chuck
But, but, but, it is still Lent! From: Bill Prince Sent: Friday, March 29, 2019 12:55 PM To: AnimalFarm Microwave Users Group Subject: Re: [AFMUG] OT: Tax cut my ass... 1) I did not mention individual 1 (until now) 2) I did put "OT:" at the beginning of the subject line 3) I was not

Re: [AFMUG] Fwd: FCC ID SWX-60GL Application Processed : Ubiquiti Networks, Inc. for New Equipment

2019-03-29 Thread Dan Spitler
They accidentally leaked it to the beta store early and has been "coming soon" for a while now: https://store.ui.com/collections/early-access/products/gbe-us-beta Since it was approved, I'm hoping to snag a pair once they're available, though I think the Mikrotik kit is a better deal: Cheaper,

Re: [AFMUG] OT: Tax cut my ass...

2019-03-29 Thread Bill Prince
1) I did not mention individual 1 (until now) 2) I did put "OT:" at the beginning of the subject line 3) I was not disparaging any individual (but I sure was implying it)... -- bp part15sbs{at}gmail{dot}com On Fri, Mar 29, 2019 at 11:47 AM Adam Moffett wrote: > I thought we weren't allowed to

Re: [AFMUG] OT Project Management Software

2019-03-29 Thread chuck
I am finding smartsheet to be lacking group resource management. You can assign a task to a person, but I have not yet figured out how to make groups of people so I can tell if I am running out of human resources. From: Ken Hohhof Sent: Friday, March 29, 2019 12:06 PM To: 'AnimalFarm

Re: [AFMUG] OT: Tax cut my ass...

2019-03-29 Thread Adam Moffett
I thought we weren't allowed to talk about Individual One. People couldn't play nice, remember? On 3/29/2019 2:43 PM, SmarterBroadband wrote: I am expecting the same. Nice to know he will make millions this year because of his tax cuts!!! Adam *From:* AF [mailto:af-boun...@af.afmug.com] *On

Re: [AFMUG] OT: Tax cut my ass...

2019-03-29 Thread SmarterBroadband
I am expecting the same. Nice to know he will make millions this year because of his tax cuts!!! Adam From: AF [mailto:af-boun...@af.afmug.com] On Behalf Of Bill Prince Sent: Friday, March 29, 2019 11:25 AM To: AFMUG Subject: [AFMUG] OT: Tax cut my ass... Just got my completed

[AFMUG] OT: Tax cut my ass...

2019-03-29 Thread Bill Prince
Just got my completed 2018 tax return. I'm kind of stunned. My income went up by 8%, but my tax liability went up by 417% -- bp part15sbs{at}gmail{dot}com -- AF mailing list AF@af.afmug.com http://af.afmug.com/mailman/listinfo/af_af.afmug.com

Re: [AFMUG] OT Project Management Software

2019-03-29 Thread Mark Radabaugh
That’s right up there with with some other project budget tricks.For years a major bottle manufacturers projects always had a line item for “UDR” that was roughly 10% of the project cost.One day a senior manager got a bug up his ass and wanted to know what “UDR” was - Undeveloped Design

Re: [AFMUG] OT Project Management Software

2019-03-29 Thread Ken Hohhof
This brings back memories of my previous life in corporate America. That was awhile ago, and yes MS Project was the way to go. One company tried to force us all to use some very expensive client/server program that was awful. What I hated was the organizations that had “project managers”

[AFMUG] Fwd: FCC ID SWX-60GL Application Processed : Ubiquiti Networks, Inc. for New Equipment

2019-03-29 Thread Colin Stanners
Ubiquiti outdoor 60Ghz -- Forwarded message - From: FCC ID Alert Date: Fri, Mar 29, 2019 at 12:57 PM Subject: FCC ID SWX-60GL Application Processed : Ubiquiti Networks, Inc. for New Equipment To: FCC ID Application Processed For Ubiquiti Networks, Inc. for New Equipment. FCC

Re: [AFMUG] OT Project Management Software

2019-03-29 Thread chuck
I took a look around. Could not see how to create dependencies or critical paths. I am sure it is there but it looks like a front end for Trello. So far I am making progress with Smartsheet. Not cheap, but not as expensive as MS Project. From: Mike Meluskey Sent: Friday, March 29, 2019

Re: [AFMUG] OT Project Management Software

2019-03-29 Thread Mike Meluskey
Here is a Gantt chart tool for Trello that I like: https://gantt-chart.com/ On 29 Mar 2019, at 12:09, Sterling Jacobson wrote: I'm looking as well so let me know if you find something you like. Gantt features also preferable. I'm migrating my teams to Slack which has worked well, and I'm

Re: [AFMUG] mac books

2019-03-29 Thread Bill Prince
Substitute Chromebook and Android in the below sentence. Save enough to buy a couple of flatscreen TVs. bp On 3/29/2019 6:21 AM, Daniel White wrote: If you have an iPad and iPhone... it is very seemless for them to work together. 

Re: [AFMUG] OT Project Management Software

2019-03-29 Thread chuck
I think I am going to give smartsheet a go. I hate subscription based software but I also hate $2000 packages with support payments too. Last time I needed to do this I scrimped with an opens source gantt product. It was barely able to do the task. I don’t want to use it again. From:

Re: [AFMUG] OT Project Management Software

2019-03-29 Thread Ryan Hill
We’re also looking! We are currently using getFlow www.getflow.com but it’s a bit cumbersome. Ryan Hill Operations Manager Amplex Internet (419)837-5015 Ext 1047 www.amplex.net

Re: [AFMUG] OT Project Management Software

2019-03-29 Thread chuck
I used MS Project in the past and it was great. Not sure yet what it costs these days. From: Sterling Jacobson Sent: Friday, March 29, 2019 10:09 AM To: AnimalFarm Microwave Users Group Subject: Re: [AFMUG] OT Project Management Software I’m looking as well so let me know if you find

Re: [AFMUG] OT Project Management Software

2019-03-29 Thread Sterling Jacobson
I'm looking as well so let me know if you find something you like. Gantt features also preferable. I'm migrating my teams to Slack which has worked well, and I'm thinking of picking up Trello for simple projects. From: AF On Behalf Of ch...@wbmfg.com Sent: Friday, March 29, 2019 9:00 AM To:

Re: [AFMUG] [OT] Mexican-style bean "filling"

2019-03-29 Thread chuck
They need to be topped with queso fresco or quesco blanco. -Original Message- From: Jay Weekley Sent: Friday, March 29, 2019 9:41 AM To: AnimalFarm Microwave Users Group Subject: Re: [AFMUG] [OT] Mexican-style bean "filling" I usually don't eat much of the refried beans at Mexican

Re: [AFMUG] [OT] Mexican-style bean "filling"

2019-03-29 Thread Jay Weekley
I usually don't eat much of the refried beans at Mexican restaurants. However, there is one small restaurant which I think is "authentic" that has awesome beans and I wondered how they made them so good but figured I really didn't want to know. It's probably the lard. Cameron Crum wrote:

Re: [AFMUG] Flying with Lithium Batteries

2019-03-29 Thread chuck
I check all my tools. From: Adam Moffett Sent: Friday, March 29, 2019 9:23 AM To: af@af.afmug.com Subject: Re: [AFMUG] Flying with Lithium Batteries What about the drill bits? They wouldn't let me bring a RJ45 crimper on the plane because it had tiny razor blades on it. Seems like a

Re: [AFMUG] [OT] Mexican-style bean "filling"

2019-03-29 Thread chuck
Yep. Get an instapot to cook them in. (30 minutes) Mix of pinto and black. Drain add diced onions (lots of onions) and fresh diced jalapenos. Fry in lard. Plenty of lard to keep them from sticking and burning but not so much that it becomes a significant liquid element in the mix. Mash up

Re: [AFMUG] Flying with Lithium Batteries

2019-03-29 Thread Adam Moffett
What about the drill bits?   They wouldn't let me bring a RJ45 crimper on the plane because it had tiny razor blades on it.  Seems like a drill bit is a lot more weaponizable than a 1/2" long razor. -Adam On 3/28/2019 8:27 PM, Steve Utick wrote: I've flown numerous times in the last year with

Re: [AFMUG] [OT] Mexican-style bean "filling"

2019-03-29 Thread Cameron Crum
The secret to good refried beans seams to be lard. I don't know the proportions of beans to lard, but I always see the mexican grandmas as the Fiesta Supermarket near my house buying dried pinto beans and lard. On Thu, Mar 28, 2019 at 9:36 PM Ken Hohhof wrote: > First of all, February was

[AFMUG] OT Project Management Software

2019-03-29 Thread chuck
Is there anything new out there I should look at? Need Gantt charts for multiple fiber construction jobs. I have used MS Project years ago and really liked it. I had some kind of freeware stuff a few years back. Bare bones. Worked but I still prefer project. I understand Smartsheet has

Re: [AFMUG] Flying with Lithium Batteries

2019-03-29 Thread Tim Cailloux
They're concerned about exposed contacts, which is why they want them in the tool. Just cover up the connectors with some electrical tape to keep the contacts protected from possible short circuit. tim On Fri, Mar 29, 2019 at 9:14 AM Daniel White wrote: > Likewise, I've flown with cordless

Re: [AFMUG] mac books

2019-03-29 Thread Daniel White
If you have an iPad and iPhone... it is very seemless for them to work together. https://www.apple.com/macos/continuity/ I was a long time holdout on buying a Mac... got one finally last January and I'll never look back.  They are expensive, but the user experience, reliability, and design

Re: [AFMUG] Flying with Lithium Batteries

2019-03-29 Thread Daniel White
Likewise, I've flown with cordless drills, drones, all sorts of Li-Ion batteries before.  So long as they are not larger than the recommendation put them in your carry on bag and the tools in the checked bags and you will be good.  They don't want Li-Ion batteries in the hold in case there is

Re: [AFMUG] mac books

2019-03-29 Thread Ken Hohhof
Store all your important files on MySpace! https://www.theverge.com/2019/3/18/18271023/myspace-music-videos-deleted-2003-2015-server-migration For really important stuff, I guess I’d want cloud + local, or 2 clouds. Most of our important customer info, config files, etc. are not huge, so

Re: [AFMUG] mac books

2019-03-29 Thread Darin Steffl
Or do what the rest of the world is doing Cloud lol We use Google drive for everything. Anything we store locally isn't important. No need to worry about backups or broken computers. Offline access is possible too which will update once you hit the internet again. I would never ever go back