Re: [WISPA] What would you use a drone for?

2017-04-11 Thread Dan Petermann
To use one commercially you will need to have a UAV license from the FAA. It takes about a month of studying and $150.00 for the test. Fines are very high, especially as the FAA is looking to make examples of people to discourage breaking the law. Even recreational use requires the drone to

Re: [WISPA] Need a ~60ft pole to mount a 2ft dish on

2016-09-08 Thread Dan Petermann
http://www.commscope.com/catalog/wireless/product_details.aspx?id=49277 On Sep 7, 2016, at 5:21 PM, Scott Carullo wrote: > Whats the best option? > > Thanks > > Scott Carullo > Technical Operations > Florida High Speed Internet > (321) 205-1100 x102 > > > > > >

Re: [WISPA] FM Radio interference

2016-07-14 Thread Dan Petermann
I’ve used ferrite beads designed for the FM frequency in use and placed them at 1/4 wave intervals on the ethernet (shielded). We haven’t had a problem since, but the run is fairly short. On Jul 14, 2016, at 2:18 PM, Marco Coelho wrote: > I have an existing tower that

Re: [WISPA] New FCC rules for 5 GHz bands

2014-04-15 Thread Dan Petermann
For fixed point to-point transmitters that employ a directional antenna gain greater than 23 dBi, a 1 dB reduction in maximum conducted output power and maximum power spectral density is required for each 1 dB of antenna gain in excess of 23 dBi” What is the assumed transmitter power? 30dBm?

Re: [WISPA] magnetic sector panel mount

2014-04-01 Thread Dan Petermann
http://www.metal-cable.com/page13.html I think they are around 2K/square. On Apr 1, 2014, at 2:34 PM, l...@mwtcorp.net wrote: Hi all, I am looking for a magnetic mount that can be used on a sector panel for use on a municipal metal water tank. The sector panels will be for ubiquity.

Re: [WISPA] magnetic sector panel mount

2014-04-01 Thread Dan Petermann
its 15K for a set of 4 squares. On Apr 1, 2014, at 3:35 PM, Dan Petermann d...@wyoming.com wrote: http://www.metal-cable.com/page13.html I think they are around 2K/square. On Apr 1, 2014, at 2:34 PM, l...@mwtcorp.net wrote: Hi all, I am looking for a magnetic mount that can

Re: [WISPA] Are we being muscled out of the 5265 - 5700 frequencies?

2014-02-12 Thread Dan Petermann
Heck I have a very old 5.2 BH20 extended range (software scheduling) at 7.3 miles with a rx of -76. Its been up since 2003 or 2004 running 7.2.9. On Feb 12, 2014, at 4:04 PM, Matt Hoppes mhop...@indigowireless.com wrote: What are you guys talking about? A 30dB dish with a 0dB radio on it

Re: [WISPA] outdoor shielded cable for installs in a box

2014-01-28 Thread Dan Petermann
We do too On Jan 28, 2014, at 10:35 AM, Josh Luthman j...@imaginenetworksllc.com wrote: Me Josh Luthman Office: 937-552-2340 Direct: 937-552-2343 1100 Wayne St Suite 1337 Troy, OH 45373 On Tue, Jan 28, 2014 at 11:35 AM, timothy steele timothy.pct...@gmail.com wrote: How many of

[WISPA] Mikrotik Omnitik Surge supressors

2013-12-17 Thread Dan Petermann
What are you guys using for surge suppressors for Mikrotik OmniTiks? ___ Wireless mailing list Wireless@wispa.org http://lists.wispa.org/mailman/listinfo/wireless

Re: [WISPA] Latest trend for heavy wooded areas

2013-08-22 Thread Dan Petermann
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shannon–Hartley_theorem Its all in the math. On Aug 22, 2013, at 2:09 PM, Steve Barnes wrote: But Mike that is the Rub. All things are never the same. 900 is dirty and Susceptible to so much noise and reflection because the signal does not die as quick. I

Re: [WISPA] Recommendations for Ubiquiti 3.65 site

2013-07-31 Thread Dan Petermann
Use NSM365 with a dish on all but the shortest links. Keep distances short, 4 miles or less. AMQ above 80% TX CCQ above 75% RX level or -70 or better AMQ, TX CCQ, RX level must ALL be at or above those values. Keep SM counts below 45 or so. Use KP Performance antennas or Ubiquiti antennas

Re: [WISPA] DMCA infringent notices...

2013-03-15 Thread Dan Petermann
We pass them on. On Mar 15, 2013, at 3:28 PM, Mike Lyon wrote: Got my first DMCA infringement notice today (yay! Not...) Curious to hear what other action WISPs have taken with their customers when these notices come down. Do you simply pass the notice to the customer and have them

Re: [WISPA] OT: Proxim 5054

2012-12-11 Thread Dan Petermann
We have it, the radio is not responding at all. No http access or telnet. On Dec 10, 2012, at 8:04 PM, lakel...@gbcx.net wrote: I assume you don't have the log in user and password? Sent from my Verizon Wireless 4GLTE smartphone - Reply message - From: Dan Petermann d

[WISPA] OT: Proxim 5054

2012-12-10 Thread Dan Petermann
Does anyone know how to default a Proxim 5054 WITHOUT the stock power supply? Basically I need to know what pairs to short out to do a full default. ___ Wireless mailing list Wireless@wispa.org http://lists.wispa.org/mailman/listinfo/wireless

Re: [WISPA] Bullets

2012-11-21 Thread Dan Petermann
how are the bullets mounted? If they are attached directly to the antenna, is there any stress on the cat-5? Is there enough slack that wind could cause the cable to swing? On Nov 20, 2012, at 7:45 PM, ~NGL~ wrote: What are you wrapping the antenna connector or the whole bullet. My problem

Re: [WISPA] Goodbye to Whitespace for WISP's uses?

2012-10-01 Thread Dan Petermann
Big telco, the spawn campers of the RF world :-) On Sep 29, 2012, at 10:20 AM, John Thomas wrote: What is really sad is that they could license lite, for a couple hundred dollars a year, spectrum to several thousand wisps and end up with the same $ as selling it to the big boys that

Re: [WISPA] That Internet invention too often wrongly cited to justify big government.

2012-07-31 Thread Dan Petermann
President Obama was clearly and plainly talking about highways and schools when he said, you didn't create that, The problem lies with that statement itself. They (business owners) did create the highways and schools. Who paid the taxes to build those roads? Who paid the taxes to build

[WISPA] GPS Recievers

2006-03-10 Thread Dan Petermann
I'm looking for very good GPS receivers. I've used Trimble in the past and found them to be very good, but expensive. That was back in 1998 - 2001. I'd like to get sub-meter accuracy if the price is right. When dealing with mountain tops and ridge lines, 100' off can put you at the

Re: [WISPA] 900MHz performance (Latency, Throughput)

2006-02-20 Thread Dan Petermann
I have gotten just under 3Mb/s down and 400Kb up on a Canopy system at short range (5 miles or so). I don't do very many installs anymore so I can't give you an idea of latency. Not sure if thruput drops significantly on longer ranges or if latency increases either.On Feb 20, 2006, at 8:17 AM,

Re: Was - [WISPA] service contract prices - What is moto doing?

2006-02-10 Thread Dan Petermann
What are they doing at the FCC??Can you point me to a few links or otherwise enlighten me?On Feb 10, 2006, at 1:07 PM, Marlon K. Schafer (509) 982-2181 wrote: I know I work with EC.  And I know people like Canopy.  I know I'm only supposed to say nice things.   But Motorola is STILL working hard

Re: Was - [WISPA] service contract prices - What is moto doing?

2006-02-10 Thread Dan Petermann
, which only serve a handful of markets  Gino A. Villarini, Aeronet Wireless Broadband Corp.[EMAIL PROTECTED]www.aeronetpr.com787.273.4143  From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]] On Behalf Of Dan Petermann Sent: Friday, February 10, 2006 4:16 PM To: WISPA General List Subject: Re

Re: [WISPA] soldering radio's

2006-01-23 Thread Dan Petermann
Not to mention the warranty... :-)On Jan 23, 2006, at 4:17 PM, Marlon K. Schafer (509) 982-2181 wrote: Making that modification would likely take the radios out of certification.   Marlon(509) 982-2181   Equipment sales(408) 907-6910 (Vonage) 

Re: [WISPA] FWD New low cost options from Motorola

2006-01-18 Thread Dan Petermann
Not sure on the 900's as we just put them in the field, but on 5.7 I've got over 100 on a single AP.On Jan 18, 2006, at 6:13 AM, chris cooper wrote: How many CPE can be supported per single base station?  I’ve heard some pretty chilling reports from someone that had themin production.  He may not

Re: [WISPA] Re: [WISP] Renting Spectrum Analyzers

2006-01-05 Thread Dan Petermann
If you are going to climb with it, then look for something like this one: http://www.us.anritsu.com/products/ARO/North/Eng/showProd.aspx? ID=654cat=1cat2=2cat3=3cat4=0 We just got one last month or so. Works fantastic! On Jan 5, 2006, at 11:15 AM, Brian Rohrbacher wrote: Well, I would

[WISPA] Pathloss users.....

2005-12-30 Thread Dan Petermann
If anyone out there is using Pathloss, do you have the .raf, .mas, .mrs or .dat files for Canopy radios (or any other wisp type radios)? If anyone has them, I'd sure appreciate it if you could send them my way. Coding them by hand is a huge P.I.T.A. -- WISPA Wireless List:

[WISPA] Wireless interference study

2005-11-28 Thread Dan Petermann
Anybody have links on how to perform a wireless interference study? I've got to do one and I'm a bit rusty. Looking for some tips. I've got a spectrum analyzer and antennas for the appropriate bands. -- WISPA Wireless List: wireless@wispa.org Subscribe/Unsubscribe:

Re: [WISPA] Atheros speed WRAP vs RB532

2005-11-14 Thread Dan Petermann
For the profile, I use RadioMobile and export the path to a text file. I then put the first 2 columns into the second tab on the spreadsheet. Works great. On Nov 13, 2005, at 2:03 PM, Dylan Oliver wrote: Paul, I haven't tried the Spectra yet but am planning some links with the Link

Re: [WISPA] [Fwd: Fw: [off-list] Tracking Signal / Noise / Resends / Etc.]

2005-11-03 Thread Dan Petermann
I have dealt with Mr. Comroe and his software in the past and he is a very helpful gentleman. I no longer use it, but that is not due to any problems with him or his software. It was for monitoring canopy radios and Moto made changes to the radio firmware that broke compatibility. I

Re: [WISPA] Ubiquiti Networks Reveals Prototype902-928MHzMini-PCICard

2005-10-25 Thread Dan Petermann
I have to agree. I've got a Canopy system running a horizontal omni with a noise floor of -63dB at the AP. Longest links are 30+ miles, average length is around 20. This is a mobile setup, longest link on it has been at 57.6 miles, stable enough to run vpn over it. The Canopy Last Mile

Re: [WISPA] Licensed band radio manufacturers

2005-10-20 Thread Dan Petermann
, DHCP,NAT,Routing, these radios do it all and they are very reliable. Have many links out ther for over 8 years with no problems.    Give a call or visit our website   Rob Maier Director of Field Services 1-941-744-2511 Global Wireless Solutions and Technologies www.globalwireless-inc.comDan

[WISPA] Licensed band radio manufacturers

2005-10-19 Thread Dan Petermann
Anybody know if there is a list somewhere that lists equipment manufacturers besides typing in every search keyword I can think of into Google? -- WISPA Wireless List: wireless@wispa.org Subscribe/Unsubscribe: http://lists.wispa.org/mailman/listinfo/wireless Archives:

Re: [WISPA] Motorola Canopy 2.4

2005-09-13 Thread Dan Petermann
I use canopy gear at 5.7 and problems are very minimal. Most of the time (99%) it's a set and forget system. Most of our customers on canopy we never hear from again, it's that stable. We are just deploying 2.4 canopy gear so can't really speak to how well they deal with that band. The vast