Re: [WISPA] customer bandwidth ratio

2009-09-28 Thread Forbes Mercy
In Central Washington all I can get is cable at $70/meg with no loop or a DS3 reseller at $48/meg and $40/meg transport, argh! Forbes -Original Message- From: wireless-boun...@wispa.org [mailto:wireless-boun...@wispa.org] On Behalf Of Marlon K. Schafer Sent: Monday, September 28, 2009

[WISPA] Remote Switch/UPS

2009-09-28 Thread Forbes Mercy
Anyone knows of a remote switch unit with a UPS, about 500 watt would be adequate? Plenty of stand alone units but merged would be nice. Thanks, Forbes WISPA Wants You! Join today! http://signup.wispa.org/

Re: [WISPA] Changing cards in Mikrotik - now Safety First

2009-08-25 Thread Forbes Mercy
I have to agree here, I've done more tower climbs alone than I should. Every time I do I'm filled with the feeling that if I fall no one will know until someone comes looking at my remote tower site the next day or so. We all look at OSHA sometimes and think of them as more revenue officers than

[WISPA] Gettin sick of Microtik

2009-08-24 Thread Forbes Mercy
I had a whole lot planned for this weekend, instead I spent 15 hours of it working on an AP that won't behave. It's the third long fix period I've had to do for Microtik this weekend, while I do have 20 AP's and backhauls under that brand, none work easily, and the frustrations are plentiful.

Re: [WISPA] Gettin sick of Microtik

2009-08-24 Thread Forbes Mercy
frustrated I probably wouldn't have seen the most obvious thing. Thanks, Forbes Mercy Washington Broadband, Inc. From: wireless-boun...@wispa.org on behalf of Dennis Burgess Sent: Mon 8/24/2009 8:21 AM To: WISPA General List Subject: Re: [WISPA] Gettin sick of Microtik

Re: [WISPA] Tranzeo 900 Latency

2009-08-06 Thread Forbes Mercy
Hey buddy Its comical to see you replying to Ryan's off-list emails (X3) to you on-list. It's like listening to one side of stereo, like a half duplex conversation, like talking to yourself. :) -Original Message- From: wireless-boun...@wispa.org [mailto:wireless-boun...@wispa.org] On

[WISPA] Defective Microtik

2009-08-03 Thread Forbes Mercy
. We're going back right now to reinstall the old 133 board. Any others having these problems? Forbes Mercy President - Washington Broadband, Inc. WISPA Wants You! Join today! http://signup.wispa.org

[WISPA] Nano's anyone?

2009-07-06 Thread Forbes Mercy
similar radios out there but I hate cross branding my system. Thanks, Forbes Mercy President - Washington Broadband, Inc. forbes.me...@wabroadband.com www.wabroadband.com Ofc 509-853-0858 IFax 509-853-0856 WISPA

[WISPA] Finding Available Licensed Frequencies

2009-06-10 Thread Forbes Mercy
Is there a tool or resource to find out if certain frequencies are available or who owns them to lease them? I'm particularly looking for 2.5 in my area. Thanks, Forbes Mercy President - Washington Broadband, Inc

[WISPA] Cost of 900 MHZ CPE

2009-06-05 Thread Forbes Mercy
I am curious if anyone can tell me the technical reason why 900MHZ has no reasonable cost CPE. Here I am paying $70 for CPE on 2.4 gear, $90 for 5.8 but the best price I can find is $290 for 900 MHZ. Just curious as to why? Forbes

Re: [WISPA] Cost of 900 MHZ CPE

2009-06-05 Thread Forbes Mercy
...@cspott.com wrote: I agree, I think we are all waiting for UBNT to crush the pricing as they have done in 2.4 5.8. ryan Forbes Mercy wrote: I am curious if anyone can tell me the technical reason why 900MHZ has no reasonable cost CPE. Here I am paying $70 for CPE on 2.4 gear, $90

[WISPA] Thanking Marlon and multipath experience

2009-05-20 Thread Forbes Mercy
of problems for others in town we have been battling supposed interference with and I just wanted to publically thank Marlon for exposing me to a side of RF I hadn't even thought of. This is what makes WISPA worth it to me. Forbes Mercy President - Washington Broadband, Inc. No virus found

Re: [WISPA] Waverider EUMs for sale

2009-04-08 Thread Forbes Mercy
What brand of AP's can a 900 MHZ EUM connect to? -Original Message- From: wireless-boun...@wispa.org [mailto:wireless-boun...@wispa.org] On Behalf Of John Scrivner Sent: Tuesday, April 07, 2009 3:00 PM To: WISPA General List Cc: Mike Scrivner Subject: [WISPA] Waverider EUMs for sale We

Re: [WISPA] Malicious damage to a tower

2009-03-29 Thread Forbes Mercy
Two solar panels were stolen from one of my towers two years ago and the police only wanted to take a report, when I reminded them that this was a public communications facility and thereby a federal offense, they said I don't think the Internet is a public broadcast facility but 'drove by'

[WISPA] Wireless Ethernet

2009-03-25 Thread Forbes Mercy
I have a customer who wants to use our towers to relay a signal between two sites so he can have a T1 equivalent. He said Wireless T1's are more expensive than a 1-10 MB Wireless Ethernet. They offered to have us buy it then charge them on it. Now I have to research this kind of product, can

Re: [WISPA] Wireless Ethernet

2009-03-25 Thread Forbes Mercy
On Mar 25, 2009, at 3:39 PM, Forbes Mercy wrote: I have a customer who wants to use our towers to relay a signal between two sites so he can have a T1 equivalent. He said Wireless T1's are more expensive than a 1-10 MB Wireless Ethernet. They offered to have us buy it then charge them

Re: [WISPA] Wireless Ethernet

2009-03-25 Thread Forbes Mercy
at their main warehouse. They were looking for options. I told them, Well, I can sell you a T-1 for $595/mo and it's 1.54meg, or I can sell you our SME wireless service for $149/mo where you'll see 4 to 6 meg. Do the math. They usually opt for option B. Rk On 3/25/2009 3:39 PM, Forbes Mercy

Re: [WISPA] Mobility and Roaming was: Wifi outperforms Cellular andWimax

2009-03-08 Thread Forbes Mercy
Scriv, You did an excellent write-up and acknowledges one very important factor, change is difficult. We have all built strong systems and telling a customer we are fixed system carries a lot less responsibility than to infer that they can do the 4.9 standard of 150MPH. I admit I'd love to take

[WISPA] The good college try

2009-03-04 Thread Forbes Mercy
The modern day WISP that is smaller has to run more efficiently, I lost my system admin in the last budget cut. He helps from his new job but the network is pretty much up to me, a former ISP owner and not the most technically inclined as I should be. Obviously I have more knowledge than the

Re: [WISPA] XR3 / StarOS / Pac Wireless

2009-03-04 Thread Forbes Mercy
Mark, Yes we've seen this, we use NS2's on a variety of boards. We replaced the board, changed the connections and relocated the antenna. Weather doesn't seem to affect it and the calls certainly increase as the noise floor is approached in the -87's to -90's. We put in an Engeinus CB3 and

Re: [WISPA] Dual-band Sector Antennas/Multiple Input Sector Antennas

2009-02-26 Thread Forbes Mercy
John, If you really like the 340 cards I'll give you a great price on about two dozen of them that I have pulled after replacing them with newer equipment. Forbes Mercy President - Washington Broadband, Inc. forbes.me...@wabroadband.com www.wabroadband.com -Original Message- From

Re: [WISPA] ISP-Lists Shutting Down/ISPCON also

2009-02-26 Thread Forbes Mercy
No kidding? Talk about a transition. You look at these huge corporations like auto and others who are so entrenched they could never be as nimble as our industry. I personally know what it's like to go from 16,000 dial up to under 1000 high speed customers in four short years. It is a shame

Re: [WISPA] Radio Station

2009-02-26 Thread Forbes Mercy
Mike, We have a low power FM station on one of our towers and a high power FM on another. The low power station is no problem but we have constant problems on the tower with the high power station. We've lowered our antennas to about the bottom 40 feet of the antenna (Its on a hill). As for

[WISPA] Mounting Standoffs

2009-02-23 Thread Forbes Mercy
We need some Mounting Standoffs (those little spacers that go on Microtik boards. We have mostly 411, 433 and 133 boards and while I see Titan Wireless has them for a buck apiece we also found something similar at Mouser Electronics for .53 cents each. Mouser isn't explicit as to which boards

Re: [WISPA] Insurance

2009-02-18 Thread Forbes Mercy
...@wispa.org [mailto:wireless-boun...@wispa.org]on Behalf Of Forbes Mercy Sent: Tuesday, February 17, 2009 3:43 PM To: WISPA General List Subject: Re: [WISPA] Insurance I was informed the Chubb is getting out of the ISP business so that pretty much leaves Hartford so I'm trying to get on with them. I used

Re: [WISPA] [Sarcasm Alert] Yippee! Sprint owns the NTIA

2009-02-18 Thread Forbes Mercy
against fraud, and distributed to true providers. Take the funds from NTIA and give it to USDA, then we are all on a fair competitive basis for grants. NTIA is a consortium of urban providers; doesn't that conflict with the rural Broadband expansion goal of this legislation? Thank you, Forbes Mercy

Re: [WISPA] Insurance

2009-02-17 Thread Forbes Mercy
I was informed the Chubb is getting out of the ISP business so that pretty much leaves Hartford so I'm trying to get on with them. I used Sue Larson at United but she must be busy because her responses are usually a week apart and only after I ask her if she has any more questions. Forbes

[WISPA] 900 CPE

2009-02-17 Thread Forbes Mercy
inexpensive CPE. Any ideas? Thanks, Forbes Mercy President - Washington Broadband, Inc. forbes.me...@wabroadband.com www.wabroadband.com Fax 509-853-0856 |Ofc 509-853-0858 -Original Message- From: wireless-boun...@wispa.org [mailto:wireless-boun...@wispa.org] On Behalf Of jp Sent

[WISPA] Microtik Remote Weirdness

2009-01-20 Thread Forbes Mercy
We have a tower with a single radio operating on it. We were using a Microtik 133 board with a single Prizim chipset in it. One day it stopped responding to requests through the network using Winbox. No customers were down so we assumed it was running bandwidth (too much snow to travel up

Re: [WISPA] Microtik Remote Weirdness

2009-01-20 Thread Forbes Mercy
Remote Weirdness * Forbes Mercy wrote, On 1/20/2009 7:00 PM: snip Took a back-up 433AH board up and used the same radio card, worked like a charm for both our access and customer throughput. We didn't want to waste a three port/LAN board so ordered a 433a single port board. Once it arrived we

Re: [WISPA] Microtik Remote Weirdness

2009-01-20 Thread Forbes Mercy
General List Subject: Re: [WISPA] Microtik Remote Weirdness * Forbes Mercy wrote, On 1/20/2009 7:00 PM: snip Took a back-up 433AH board up and used the same radio card, worked like a charm for both our access and customer throughput. We didn't want to waste a three port/LAN board so ordered

Re: [WISPA] WISP Training

2008-09-27 Thread Forbes Mercy
something a bit lower and quicker, any ideas? Thanks, Forbes Mercy President - Washington Broadband, Inc. WISPA Wants You! Join today! http://signup.wispa.org

[WISPA] High Speed Legislation

2008-02-22 Thread Forbes Mercy
providers. Deadline for comment on the record is 2/26/08 to the registry clerk of Water, Energy Telecommunications Committee. Forbes Mercy President - Washington Broadband, Inc. Yakima, WA [EMAIL PROTECTED] WISPA Wants You

[WISPA] test

2007-12-03 Thread Forbes Mercy
Was told to test, so here the test is... WISPA Wants You! Join today! http://signup.wispa.org/ WISPA Wireless List:

RE: [WISPA] Wireless System Valuation

2007-10-26 Thread Forbes Mercy
I'm in the final stages of selling my WISP and the valuation I set was one year gross plus cost of infrastructure outside of radio's. This includes land, leases and structures. It's a lot better for WISP's then it is for ISP's who are getting about 6 months gross income, period. It wasn't hard

[WISPA] Politics as Usual

2007-10-26 Thread Forbes Mercy
greatly encourage you to consider Net Neutrality as a priority, or at the minimum, special written notification to their customers of blocked content, so the public can make an educated choice. These companies advertise they are an equal choice when they are not. Thank you, Forbes Mercy

RE: [WISPA] tower for sale in Va.

2007-03-19 Thread Forbes Mercy
It's not the cheap tower price, it's the shipping that will kill ya. Forbes -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of JohnnyO Sent: Monday, March 19, 2007 10:29 AM To: 'WISPA General List' Subject: RE: [WISPA] tower for sale in Va. Looks similar

RE: [WISPA] Calea - how to reach Ken

2007-03-12 Thread Forbes Mercy
Ken never called me back and here is one big deadline today, anyone know how to call him? Forbes From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] on behalf of wispa Sent: Mon 3/12/2007 10:33 AM To: WISPA General List Subject: Re: [WISPA] Calea - what will we need to provide ? On

RE: [WISPA] news

2007-03-09 Thread Forbes Mercy
When did ClearWire do an IPO? They were private from the beginning then they were about to do an IPO and Intel and Motorola bailed them out with the cash they needed. If they went public it's news to me. Forbes Mercy President - Washington Broadband, Inc

RE: [WISPA] Form 477 Due Today

2007-03-01 Thread Forbes Mercy
I'm in a rabble rousing mood today so I vote that if you don't fill out your Form 477 you are OUT of WISPA right after you got kicked out already for not have all stickers on your equipment. Stiring the Pot just for fun, Forbes Mercy President - Washington Broadband, Inc the hazard

RE: [WISPA] Form 477 Due Today

2007-03-01 Thread Forbes Mercy
17 pages of instructions and no where does it include the address, fax or email to return the Form 477. Where did you guys send it and how did you send the 'required signed' by email? Forbes -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of George

RE: [WISPA] Form 477 Due Today

2007-03-01 Thread Forbes Mercy
but with a precedence of accepting just the report and not one filed letter stating otherwise lets not make this another technicality argument. We are doing what 75% of our industry aren't - we file our report, end of argument until they get uptight and make a point of enforcing it. Forbes Mercy Washington

[WISPA] Final Form 477 Consideration

2007-02-27 Thread Forbes Mercy
only have 15 customers committed to over 256K. Am I trying to say Yes I can do over that amount? or here is what we actually sell. You tell me which would be better to report. Thanks, Forbes Mercy President - Washington Broadband, Inc. -- No virus found in this outgoing message. Checked

RE: [WISPA] tv whitespaces filings

2007-02-23 Thread Forbes Mercy
Well mine is: 2007223271862 so there! :) -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Scott Reed Sent: Friday, February 23, 2007 10:30 AM To: WISPA General List Subject: Re: [WISPA] tv whitespaces filings I filed: **2007223902414** Marlon K. Schafer

RE: [WISPA] Reseller Program

2007-02-15 Thread Forbes Mercy
attorney. I’m like Scriv in that I will share with any WISPA member, but I ask that it remain exclusively for WSPA members. You will have to change it up to fit your needs :-) Later, Mac Dearman _ From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Forbes Mercy Sent

RE: [WISPA] WA State WISPS

2007-02-14 Thread Forbes Mercy
besides myself and Marlon in Washington. Forbes Mercy President - Washington Broadband, Inc. -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Ryan Spott Sent: Wednesday, February 14, 2007 1:01 PM To: WISPA General List Subject: Re: [WISPA] WA State WISPS

[WISPA] Reseller Program

2007-02-14 Thread Forbes Mercy
Does anybody have a Reseller agreement that they use in computer stores to sign up Internet with commission? I'd sure like to look at a boiler plate I could use to modify for our usage. Thanks, Forbes winmail.dat-- WISPA Wireless List: wireless@wispa.org Subscribe/Unsubscribe:

[WISPA] Marlon and WISPA

2007-02-14 Thread Forbes Mercy
but be warned I will fire back with my own.. lol! What a great friend and fellow WISP I have found with Marlon, bravo to all of you for doing what so many independent business owners never seem to do, get a long for the common good. Thank you, Marlon! Forbes Mercy ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) President

[WISPA] Who Needs Enforcement when we have Civil Action?

2007-02-09 Thread Forbes Mercy
involved! Forbes Mercy Washington Broadband, Inc. winmail.dat-- WISPA Wireless List: wireless@wispa.org Subscribe/Unsubscribe: http://lists.wispa.org/mailman/listinfo/wireless Archives: http://lists.wispa.org/pipermail/wireless/

RE: [WISPA] Who Needs Enforcement when we have Civil Action?

2007-02-09 Thread Forbes Mercy
Hey it was 5:30 AM when I wrote that :) What I meant to say was I calculated how many people I would have on an average bridge, reinforced that with site survey requests and then the number of calls I went on because of interference which I blamed completely on him. See I can make a short

RE: [WISPA] RE: Who Needs Enforcement when we have Civil Action?

2007-02-09 Thread Forbes Mercy
] On Behalf Of Forbes Mercy Sent: Friday, February 09, 2007 6:24 AM To: WISPA General List Subject: Who Needs Enforcement when we have Civil Action? I have had great success turning competitors interference into a civil matter. I already put one WISP out of business who was running one watt

RE: [WISPA] Re: Dealing with bad players (was SPAM ?...)

2007-02-08 Thread Forbes Mercy
not by some law or exclusive club; it's called the free market place with minimum government interference. Forbes Mercy President - Washington Broadband, Inc. -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Blair Davis Sent: Thursday, February 08, 2007

RE: [WISPA] - Hello Group! - Can we talk towers?

2007-02-06 Thread Forbes Mercy
it's a tall order and essentially a new business. Forbes Mercy President - Washington Broadband, Inc. -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Dave Brenton Sent: Tuesday, February 06, 2007 11:30 AM To: WISPA General List Subject: [WISPA] - Hello

RE: [WISPA] TV white spaces

2007-02-06 Thread Forbes Mercy
Patrick, Does your boss know you are taking on the industry you are trying to sell to? I agree with John, know when to back off and realize what a vendor is supposed to know buyer is right. Not to speak for John but you taking on John again should really make him want to return equipment

RE: [WISPA] Disagree with me and I won't buy your product

2007-02-06 Thread Forbes Mercy
nothing constructive to add, shut-up. OH and before someone on here says He told me to shut up, NO I DIDN'T! So shall we go back to talking about making Wireless a more efficient and desirable product for the masses now?! Forbes Mercy President - Washington Broadband, Inc. -Original Message

RE: [WISPA] Refreshing Day

2007-02-01 Thread Forbes Mercy
down over pride is a sign of a small mind. Forbes Mercy President - Washington Broadband, Inc. I wish it were that way for me. I called a competitor once, as I had a $500/month account. All I could see was the tower they're on. Called them, told em I'd pay them $250 / month for the account

RE: [WISPA] Open letter to the IEEE

2007-01-29 Thread Forbes Mercy
. Forbes Mercy President - Washington Broadband, Inc. Dear Sirs, I represent the Wireless Internet Service Providers Association (WISPA) an organization which has worked closely with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) for many years. As you know we consist purely of WISP owners and have

RE: [WISPA] Service Offerings - Competing

2007-01-28 Thread Forbes Mercy
for the public to take us seriously and for us to make a few bucks in our little niche of the world. Forbes Mercy President - Washington Broadband, Inc. I cannot believe how many of you guys all decided that this thread could be extended into a lengthy diatribe about Wal-mart. I use

RE: [WISPA] Form FCC477

2007-01-26 Thread Forbes Mercy
Sort of odd that last time I filed and I received no such notice to renew. Forbes I'm not particularly worried about my info getting into anyone's hands. I've got nothing to hide. We'll fill it out again. I'm far more worried about the fines than competitors learning anything useful from

[WISPA] Form FCC477 - I called CPI

2007-01-26 Thread Forbes Mercy
they will get more donors and media attention by being able to make the claim they are trying to protect the public in a big media splash saying we just want their names while really asking for the whole cake. They are a DC organization so you can never really trust their intent. Forbes Mercy

[WISPA] Re: [WISP] New report on Muni Wifi

2007-01-26 Thread Forbes Mercy
You know a paper like the Wall Street Journal is more interested in who 'ripped off the public' or 'got lucky' so someone could get rich then someone who actually worked for what they got. I submitted an article once about the 'write-off Billionaires of Seattle' showing the huge losses by

[WISPA] Climbing Harness

2007-01-22 Thread Forbes Mercy
Hello Fellow WISP's I need to purchase a tower climbing harness. If you have one to sell, great, if you know of a company that sells them that would be great too. Thanks, Forbes Mercy President - Washington Broadband, Inc. -- No virus found in this outgoing message. Checked by AVG Free

RE: [WISPA] Most Common Questions for Tech Support Line ?

2007-01-16 Thread Forbes Mercy
We use almost all Smartbridge AP's but recently added one of their newer units, it just likes to stop associating or passing traffic randomely so that bridge is our nightmare. My sysadmin doesn't like Microtic stuff but he' leaves at the week for another job so you can bet I will be buying

[WISPA] Hey I need to quickly find

2007-01-10 Thread Forbes Mercy
of this. Thanks, Forbes Mercy President - Washington Broadband, Inc. -- Internal Virus Database is out-of-date. Checked by AVG Free Edition. Version: 7.1.409 / Virus Database: 268.15.18/585 - Release Date: 12/13/2006 -- WISPA Wireless List: wireless@wispa.org Subscribe/Unsubscribe: http

RE: [WISPA] Scrivner's story

2007-01-09 Thread Forbes Mercy
What a fantastic write-up that was! I'd take that as a legacy any day and you earned it Scriv, nice going. More often as not innovators are looked at as gamblers not visionaries it's great that someone saw you for what you are! Congrats Forbes -Original Message- From: [EMAIL

RE: [WISPA] Brad B, I got your answer on the pinout for BreezeACCESSVL

2007-01-05 Thread Forbes Mercy
H I'm 48 - gawd I just looked at that in print and it is WAY too old for me. Forbes Mercy Washington Broadband, Inc. -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Butch Evans Sent: Friday, January 05, 2007 2:56 PM To: WISPA General List Subject: RE

RE: [WISPA] Brad B, I got your answer on the pinout for BreezeACCESSVL

2007-01-05 Thread Forbes Mercy
;) - Jeff On 1/5/07 3:29 PM, Forbes Mercy [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: H I'm 48 - gawd I just looked at that in print and it is WAY too old for me. Forbes Mercy Washington Broadband, Inc. -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Butch Evans

RE: [WISPA] Council rejects wireless proposal

2006-12-21 Thread Forbes Mercy
a company that directly takes dollars out of your pockets. Clearwire just like AOL contribute not one cent back to the community, its population or its merchants, which is the whole point, isn’t it? Thank you for your valuable time, Forbes Mercy President - Northwest Info Net, Inc. (www.nwinfo.net

RE: [WISPA] Form 477 Confidentiality Challenged in Court

2006-12-19 Thread Forbes Mercy
or McCaw steals them to the tune of another billion dollar or more loss. /end rant Forbes Mercy President - Washington Broadband, Inc. --- I'm glad this is being taken to court. One of the reasons many

RE: [WISPA] DAY FROM HELL!!!

2006-12-17 Thread Forbes Mercy
better then some of the roof water pipe installs I found this week. Those always fail first. Forbes Mercy President - Washington Broadband, Inc. -- WISPA Wireless List: wireless@wispa.org Subscribe/Unsubscribe: http://lists.wispa.org/mailman/listinfo/wireless Archives: http

[WISPA] AP Search

2006-12-14 Thread Forbes Mercy
in a MAC through it's overly complicated and slow loading internal menus. If you have any others that can work like the old 2510' s with good capacity and pass through radius please let me know. Thanks, Forbes Mercy President - Washington Broadband, Inc. -- No virus found in this outgoing message

[WISPA] Bid For Equipment

2006-12-13 Thread Forbes Mercy
I have named the projects and itemized my suggested equipment purchase. From here you can ignore, learn or help change my mind. I'm open to anything. Thanks, Forbes Mercy President - Washington Broadband, Inc. Installation of Naches; 1a) 5.7 Canopy ap 1

[WISPA] The Holiday Season

2006-12-12 Thread Forbes Mercy
I received an email from my support staff who was mad because a customer called screaming at them and the tech felt the installers weren't fixing problems aggressive enough. Normally this is a simple fix but during this stressful season both sides flew off in a rage. Our company dinner is

RE: [WISPA] New Recording LAW in effect today?

2006-12-01 Thread Forbes Mercy
be crappy at service and high priced but they do love to spend money that gives us legal precedent for free. Forbes Mercy President -Washington Broadband, Inc. -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Tim Kerns Sent: Friday, December 01, 2006 1:43 PM

RE: [WISPA] Lead - Glenwood, WA k-12 School Needs Internet

2006-11-29 Thread Forbes Mercy
Marlon, HA! NorthEAST 509 may be yours but I'm all about CENTRAL 509. I feel we are about to throw down some rap song, WORD! Forbes -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] on behalf of Marlon K. Schafer Sent: Tue 11/28/2006 10:25 PM To: WISPA

RE: [WISPA] Lead - Glenwood, WA k-12 School Needs Internet

2006-11-28 Thread Forbes Mercy
Please contact me off list as this area borders our Wireless Network. Forbes Mercy Washington Broadband, Inc. -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Robert Kim Wireless Internet Advisor Sent: Tuesday, November 28, 2006 10:16 AM To: WISPA

RE: [WISPA] illegal CPE installs

2006-11-27 Thread Forbes Mercy
Only one warning in that advice. If the FCC takes any interest which they ususally don't (think CB) the first one they will require testing on is you. We had a person running 40 watts and a quick call around found that the FCC likes to make sure the complaintant is also above board. We've

[WISPA] Shopping for the 18-19 dbi rootenna

2006-11-16 Thread Forbes Mercy
but the supplier is not dependable on a weekly basis. Thank you, Forbes Mercy President - Washington Broadband, Inc. -- No virus found in this outgoing message. Checked by AVG Free Edition. Version: 7.1.409 / Virus Database: 268.14.6/536 - Release Date: 11/16/2006 -- WISPA Wireless List: wireless

RE: [WISPA] Insurance for use of bucket truck or lift for installs.

2006-11-15 Thread Forbes Mercy
I use standard Farmers Insurance for our fleet insurance who has never mentioned a problem with the fact that it's a bucket truck or not. Forbes Mercy President - Washington Broadband, Inc. -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Marlon K

RE: [WISPA] Re: [WISPA FCC] USF fund issues

2005-12-19 Thread Forbes Mercy
exemption from the USF for saving their ridiculous subsidizing as we bring VoIP into those previously funded areas. This would save the need for them to subsidize anything. Forbes Mercy Washington Broadband, Inc. Ps. I keep getting the moderator must approve, I'm not a member. Gee really

RE: [WISPA] how to get a CLEC lic.

2005-10-25 Thread Forbes Mercy
know. I can't believe why I didn't do this years ago. Forbes Mercy Washington Broadband, Inc. -Original Message- From: C. Moses [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Tue 10/25/2005 4:29 PM To: 'WISPA General List' Cc: Subject:[WISPA] how to get a CLEC lic. Can anyone

[WISPA] Email I sent to FCC

2005-09-30 Thread Forbes Mercy
on their system that would allow people to provide their own service. Thank god for small business and shame on the FCC for aiding corporate greed. Forbes Mercy President - Northwest Info Net, Inc. (www.nwinfo.net) CEO - Washington Broadband, Inc. (www.wabroadband.com) email: [EMAIL PROTECTED

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