[WISPA] PACWireless Mounting Hardware

2006-10-13 Thread Scott Reed
I was installing a PACWireless YA9-13 yesterday. Dropped on of the nuts.  The antenna is still on the tower, so I have no way to find out what size I need to get.  Anyone know what size I need for this antenna? Scott Reed Owner NewWays Wireless Networking Network Design,

[WISPA] FCC Ponders How To Fill Up 'White Spaces'

2006-10-13 Thread Peter R.
*FCC Moves on 700MHz Analog Spectrum* http://www.dslreports.com/shownews/78792 FCC Ponders How To Fill Up 'White Spaces' http://www.telecomweb.com/tnd/19766.html The Federal Communications Commission (FCC /search/?query=FCC) today unanimously took several first-step actions, including the

[WISPA] BPL AARl

2006-10-13 Thread Peter R.
The ARRL this week notified the US District Court of Appeals -- DC Circuit that it's appealing certain aspects of the FCC's Part 15 rules governing broadband over power line (BPL) systems. League members are worried the FCC is giving them the shaft when it comes to Ham Radio vs BPL, and are

[WISPA] FCC allows limited use of vacant TV airwaves

2006-10-13 Thread Peter R.
WASHINGTON, Oct 12 (Reuters) - The U.S. Federal Communications Commission on Thursday voted to permit certain wireless devices to use vacant airwaves between active television channels as long as they do not cause interference. Allowing low-power wireless devices to operate in the unused

[WISPA] Corrected PACWireless Mounting Hardware

2006-10-13 Thread Scott Reed
First note referenced incorrect antenna.  The nut I dropped is from the OD9-8 omni. Scott Reed Owner NewWays Wireless Networking Network Design, Installation and Administration www.nwwnet.net -- WISPA Wireless List: wireless@wispa.org Subscribe/Unsubscribe:

RE: [WISPA] Nuvio Down?

2006-10-13 Thread C. Moses
We had the same BS They had the nerve to tell us basically the same as your letter but in our case the actually disassociated numbers and business (when someone tried to call) were receiving this number is no longer in service OH THIS WENT OVER WELL let me tell ya And of course NUVIO recites

[WISPA] Covad Expands Broadband Wireless Network With DataFlo Acquisition

2006-10-13 Thread Peter R.
Covad Communications Group Inc. announced it will acquire the assets of DataFlo Communications LLC, a Chicago-based broadband wireless provider, adding a sixth market to its coverage area. Covad will acquire substantially all the assets of DataFlo for approximately $1.4 million in cash. For

Re: [WISPA] Initial SR9 test results

2006-10-13 Thread KyWiFi LLC
Thank you for sharing this information with the list Joe, I appreciate it and I'm sure others do too! Please let us know if you decide to play with 900Mhz using an omni instead of a sector as I would be interested in hearing the range that is possible with an omni compared to a sector. I have my

Re: [WISPA] Covad Expands Broadband Wireless Network With DataFlo Acquisition

2006-10-13 Thread Matt Liotta
Does anyone know anything about DataFlo? According to the press release it appears they were bought for 1.4x revenue, which seems awfully cheap. -Matt Peter R. wrote: Covad Communications Group Inc. announced it will acquire the assets of DataFlo Communications LLC, a Chicago-based broadband

Re: [WISPA] Initial SR9 test results

2006-10-13 Thread Butch Evans
On Fri, 13 Oct 2006, KyWiFi LLC wrote: Please let us know if you decide to play with 900Mhz using an omni instead of a sector as I would be interested in hearing the range that is possible with an omni compared to a sector. I have my eye on the PacWireless OD9-11 (http://tinyurl.com/vq7dj).

Re: [WISPA] Initial SR9 test results

2006-10-13 Thread Joe Laura
I did not want to start with an omni because Im sure the noise floor is high downtown. I figured a sector would be better for initial testing. Tonight I am going to aim the sector downtown and do some more testing as well as 3 miles out and further. If all goes ok with the existing noise floor I

Re: [WISPA] Initial SR9 test results

2006-10-13 Thread Jeromie Reeves
Was the test with 5, 10 or 20mhz channels? What was your noise floor at each test site? How was the mobile end mounted? What is the beamwidth on those antennas (or model numbers to look them up) and what elevation were each at? Any tilt on the antennas? Jeromie Joe Laura wrote: Well, I

[WISPA] test Please disregard

2006-10-13 Thread Mike Delp
Test I lost this list for a while Mike -- WISPA Wireless List: wireless@wispa.org Subscribe/Unsubscribe: http://lists.wispa.org/mailman/listinfo/wireless Archives: http://lists.wispa.org/pipermail/wireless/

Re: [WISPA] Bragging on Mikrotik

2006-10-13 Thread Dylan Oliver
Meru Networks does ~2ms handoffs between access points through controllers which run Redhat (or some other rpm-based distro; I forget). The access points report the signal level of clients to the controller, which then decides which AP to send traffic for the client through. It's simple, smart and

Re: [WISPA] BST Wireless Deployed in 10 cities

2006-10-13 Thread Rich Comroe
Isn't it the WiMAX mobility opportunity? Wasn't the original 802.16 specs completely rewritten to add the opportunity for mobility? Rich - Original Message - From: Sam Tetherow [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: [EMAIL PROTECTED]; WISPA General List wireless@wispa.org Sent: Thursday, October 12,

[WISPA] Fw: [TVWHITESPACE] FCC vote

2006-10-13 Thread Marlon K. Schafer (509) 982-2181
Hi All, Here is the kind of work that WISPA is involved in for you. These are some of the issues that make it important to join. These fights take time and money. The more folks that help out, the less of a load that we all have to bear. This is from a list that Cisco, Intel, New

Re: [WISPA] Initial SR9 test results

2006-10-13 Thread Lonnie Nunweiler
We are using the PacWireless 11 dB yagis for our AP. We are fortunate in that we have a narrow valley so that two 11 dB yagis cover both directions very nicely. I set up and AP 42 km from my first install. It is linked at 5.8 GHz with 3 foot dishes and CM9 radios. I get -70 dB signals and it

Re: [WISPA] Bragging on Mikrotik

2006-10-13 Thread Butch Evans
On Fri, 13 Oct 2006, Dylan Oliver wrote: Meru Networks does ~2ms handoffs between access points through controllers which run Redhat (or some other rpm-based distro; I forget). The access points report the signal level of clients to the controller, which then decides which AP to send traffic

Re: [WISPA] Initial SR9 test results

2006-10-13 Thread KyWiFi LLC
This is quite remarkable Lonnie, thank you for sharing. I assume you are using StarOS on WAR boards for the 5.8GHz and 900MHz links referenced below? Shannon D. Denniston, Co-Founder KyWiFi, LLC - Mt. Sterling, Kentucky Your Hometown Broadband Provider http://www.KyWiFi.com Call Us Today:

Re: [WISPA] Nuvio Down?

2006-10-13 Thread KyWiFi LLC
Same here, our customers' calls were being routed to an automated Qwest recording over the past few weeks. Not all calls, but something like 8 out of every 10 calls placed. Nuvio is going downhill, maybe they will turn things around and be honest with their partners. If not, I don't expect to see

Re: [WISPA] BST Wireless Deployed in 10 cities

2006-10-13 Thread Mark Del Bianco
BST is doing this for two other reasons, also. They've been accused of warehousing the spectrum to prevent competitive uses, and several commentors in the ATT/BST merger proceeding have asked the FCC to order spectrum divestiture as a condition of merger approval. If they don't roll it out (or at

Re: [WISPA] Nuvio Down?

2006-10-13 Thread Peter R.
How about buying a partition on a Sylantro switch? Much more robust than Asterisk - and it can replace all of the features that your Nuvio IP Centrex people had. Regards, Peter @ RAD-INFO, Inc. KyWiFi LLC wrote: Same here, our customers' calls were being routed to an automated Qwest

Re: [WISPA] BST Wireless Deployed in 10 cities

2006-10-13 Thread Sam Tetherow
The announcement was 'pre-wimax' which means damned near anything EXCEPT wimax ;) I would think if they were looking at .16e they would announce it to be the most buzzword complaint. Sam Tetherow Sandhills Wireless Rich Comroe wrote: Isn't it the WiMAX mobility opportunity? Wasn't the

Re: [WISPA] BST Wireless Deployed in 10 cities

2006-10-13 Thread Sam Tetherow
Now that makes sense, and they will use #2 to justify #1 because I rarely find that #2 by itself motivates them. Sam Tetherow Sandhills Wireless Mark Del Bianco wrote: BST is doing this for two other reasons, also. They've been accused of warehousing the spectrum to prevent competitive

Re: [WISPA] BST Wireless Deployed in 10 cities

2006-10-13 Thread Matt Liotta
Sam Tetherow wrote: The announcement was 'pre-wimax' which means damned near anything EXCEPT wimax ;) I would think if they were looking at .16e they would announce it to be the most buzzword complaint. BST is running CDMA using Navinia, which is supposed to be upgradeable to WiMAX. -Matt

Re: [WISPA] Nuvio Down?

2006-10-13 Thread George Rogato
Peter R. wrote: How about buying a partition on a Sylantro switch? Much more robust than Asterisk - and it can replace all of the features that your Nuvio IP Centrex people had. Funny you mentioned Sylantro, Pete is one of my wisp customers at his vacation home here. I talked to him 4 years

Re: [WISPA] Initial SR9 test results

2006-10-13 Thread Lonnie Nunweiler
Yes that is with WAR boards and StarV3, but the point was more the range that can be attained and the antenna used (which is why I did not even mention StarOS). Lonnie On 10/13/06, KyWiFi LLC [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: This is quite remarkable Lonnie, thank you for sharing. I assume you are

RE: [WISPA] Covad Expands Broadband Wireless Network With DataFloAcquisition

2006-10-13 Thread Charles Wu
I love this... [quote] Broadband wireless allows the company to provide higher-capacity services. It can offer 100mbps on unlicensed band and 10mbps on licensed bands - speeds unavailable with DSL. Broadband wireless also enables [/quote] -Charles ---

RE: [WISPA] Nuvio Down?

2006-10-13 Thread C. Moses
I can't believe how Nuvio is trying to pawn this off again.. The denial is the hardest to swallow... Chuck Moses HIGH DESERT WIRELESS BROADBAND COMMUNICATION 16922 Airport Blvd # 17 Mojave CA 93501 661 824 3431 office 818 406 6818 cell -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED]

Re: [WISPA] Initial SR9 test results

2006-10-13 Thread KyWiFi LLC
It's okay to mention StarOS Lonnie, the more details the better IMO. Shannon D. Denniston, Co-Founder KyWiFi, LLC - Mt. Sterling, Kentucky Your Hometown Broadband Provider http://www.KyWiFi.com Call Us Today: 859.274.4033 === $29.99 DSL High Speed Internet $14.99 Home