[WISPA] What are the must have Android apps for installers

2012-02-24 Thread Pat O'Connor
Upgrading to a smartphone, HTC Hero S. Just wanted to see what tools are available for wireless installers. ___ Wireless mailing list Wireless@wispa.org http://lists.wispa.org/mailman/listinfo/wireless

Re: [WISPA] LMR Cables

2012-02-08 Thread Pat O'Connor
http://www.amazon.com/F4-Tape-Self-fusing-Silicone-Black/dp/B002LA2258 I use this stuff and never had a proble. On 2/8/2012 12:39 PM, Carl Shivers wrote: We are having periodic trouble with our LMR connections. We're using 3M 2228 Rubber Mastic tape. Pulled one and it had moisture in it

[WISPA] Truck Mounted Survey Antennas

2012-01-13 Thread Pat O'Connor
Does anyone have recommendations on truck mounted antennas for 2.4GHz and 5.8GHz? (magnetic mount) Thanks, Pat WISPA Wants You! Join today! http://signup.wispa.org/

Re: [WISPA] 3.65Ghz and HAMs

2012-01-10 Thread Pat O'Connor
http://www.arrl.org/files/file/Hambands_color.pdf looks like 3300-3500MHz is available On 1/10/2012 9:03 AM, Jon Auer wrote: On some online forums I have been seeing people claiming to be hams saying that they can use 3.65 Ghz as it is a ham band. Now, I thought it was for something else and

Re: [WISPA] 3650 MHz permission letters?

2011-12-12 Thread Pat O'Connor
You have to contact who manages the Satellite Earth Station and they usually have an application and various forms to fill out. If you're dealing with SES Americom, have fun. I don't know of one that they have approved. Pat On 12/12/2011 11:20 AM, Fred R. Goldstein wrote: Does anyone

[WISPA] Bandwidth shaping and QOS

2011-11-02 Thread Pat O'Connor
What is everybody using? Looking to dump Net Enforcer for something else. 300+ subs, mix of Cisco 1250 and UBNT AP's. Thanks, Pat WISPA Wants You! Join today! http://signup.wispa.org/

Re: [WISPA] Rocket Availability

2011-02-09 Thread Pat O'Connor
Scott Reed wrote: Anyone know where I can find 1 or 2 pair of Ubiquiti Rocket M5 and 2' dishes? Check with Philip Rose or Boun Senekham from Double Radius 704-927-6088 WISPA Wants You! Join today!

Re: [WISPA] Cisco ASA 5505

2011-01-19 Thread Pat O'Connor
Is he actually authenticating from a radius server or is he just authenticating from the MAC access list? Andy Trimmell wrote: We have a non profit trying to use one of these routers for their connection. Previously they have a residential Netgear router that worked fine and still does.

Re: [WISPA] chipset vs standard based beam forming?

2010-10-27 Thread Pat O'Connor
A good primer on 802.11n. Beamfroring starts at page 6. Brough Turner wrote: As Mike points out, beamforming is an optional part of the 802.11n standard and there is at least some silicon support for this option emerging (more on that in a moment). The confusion arises because there

Re: [WISPA] Taking the plunge

2010-09-13 Thread Pat O'Connor
In my experience Tranzeo and UBNT don't play nice together. If you don't mind switching out your tranzeo CPE's with UBNT gear you'll be fine. Steve Barnes wrote: All my APs are Mikrotik. My CPE’s are a mix of Tranzeo and UBNT. I have a AP with 58 Clients on it and starting to get

[WISPA] 900MHz Backhaul Solutions

2010-05-27 Thread Pat O'Connor
I just want to see what everyone else is using and what their experiences are. Thanks, Pat WISPA Wants You! Join today! http://signup.wispa.org/

Re: [WISPA] Stimulus waste

2010-04-08 Thread Pat O'Connor
Marlon was that the NoaNet build out? Marlon K. Schafer wrote: We protested a project out here. A fiber build with wireless overlay. There is already fiber, DSL AND wireless. The project was funded anyway. It's not about the consumer folks And it's CERTAINLY NOT about using OUR

Re: [WISPA] Anyone gotten a 3.65 license lately?

2010-03-09 Thread Pat O'Connor
If you are in an exclusion zone with SES Americom you can count on never as far as being able to deploy WiMax. ralphlists wrote: It is a new nationwide license. But I'm also interested in the time frame for the base station registration as well. It's not me. It is for a friend. My

Re: [WISPA] Anyone gotten a 3.65 license lately?

2010-03-09 Thread Pat O'Connor
] On Behalf Of Pat O'Connor Sent: Tuesday, March 09, 2010 11:11 AM To: WISPA General List Subject: Re: [WISPA] Anyone gotten a 3.65 license lately? If you are in an exclusion zone with SES Americom you can count on never as far as being able to deploy WiMax. ralphlists wrote: It is a new

Re: [WISPA] Anyone gotten a 3.65 license lately?

2010-03-09 Thread Pat O'Connor
ranges between us. Not to mention my base stations are pointed away from them. -Original Message- From: Pat O'Connor p...@inlandnet.com Date: Tue, 09 Mar 2010 08:11:27 To: WISPA General Listwireless@wispa.org Subject: Re: [WISPA] Anyone gotten a 3.65 license

Re: [WISPA] Anyone gotten a 3.65 license lately?

2010-03-09 Thread Pat O'Connor
Correction: RF Studies on a case by case basis done by Comsearch. Pat O'Connor wrote: lakel...@gbcx.net wrote: Never say never. Maybe if you are right next to their site but I am pretty confident that you can get a site approved with the right engineering study and maybe a waiver

Re: [WISPA] Tech support: Windows XP Blue Screen of Death

2010-02-11 Thread Pat O'Connor
MS update KB977165 is the culprit. If you remove that update through the recovery console the computer will boot and work properly. Steve Barnes wrote: For those of you who do tech support. We have had 6 computers come in to our repair center today that have Windows XP that all they do in

[WISPA] Can anyone recommend a 5GHz grid antenna for UBNT for Bullet M5HP

2010-01-25 Thread Pat O'Connor
Just looking to see what everyone else is using. I'm in the test phase of a 5.8Ghz AP roll out. TIA Pat WISPA Wants You! Join today! http://signup.wispa.org/

Re: [WISPA] Can anyone recommend a 5GHz grid antenna for UBNT for Bullet M5HP

2010-01-25 Thread Pat O'Connor
. They work find but in some installs they may as well be an omni for all the RF they scatter. Bob- -Original Message- From: wireless-boun...@wispa.org [mailto:wireless-boun...@wispa.org] On Behalf Of Pat O'Connor Sent: Monday, January 25, 2010 2:42 PM To: WISPA General List Subject

Re: [WISPA] Fixing buried cable

2009-12-08 Thread Pat O'Connor
Scotch Lock each pair together. Wrap two pairs around the main wire in one direction, and two in the other direction. Cover with a RG-11 coax splice boot. It's filled with non-conductive gel. Scott Reed wrote: I have a customer that cut the cat 5 right at the ground in September. I put

Re: [WISPA] OT, pesky email stuff

2009-06-26 Thread Pat O'Connor
We're switching to this over this weekend. http://www.redcondor.com/products/appliances.htm rea...@muddyfrogwater.us wrote: One of the things I've done in the spam war is to use something called ASSP, which is just Anti Spam SMTP Proxy. It does a passable job of prevening inbound spam,

Re: [WISPA] 3.65GHz Exclusion Zone

2009-06-18 Thread Pat O'Connor
It is being 150km form the grandfathered earth station. I'm going through the same thing right now getting an agreement from them to operate WiMax gear. BTW I'm at a 145km distance from them, but the FCC won't register my base stations without an agreement. 3-dB Networks wrote: Okay I'm

Re: [WISPA] Finding Available Licensed Frequencies

2009-06-10 Thread Pat O'Connor
http://wireless2.fcc.gov/UlsApp/UlsSearch/searchLicense.jsp Forbes Mercy wrote: 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,

Re: [WISPA] Cell phone with wifi?

2009-05-27 Thread Pat O'Connor
Interesting article in regards to your topic. http://www.voipplanet.com/trends/article.php/3820346 I'm out here in the sticks with limited cell coverage in a lot of areas and this looks like a promising line of business. George Rogato wrote: Is there a cell phone that can connect to

[WISPA] What do you charge for a wireless router setup?

2009-05-05 Thread Pat O'Connor
I was thinking a $35 fee for on site setup. A $20 fee if they brought the router in within 48 hrs of the scheduled installation date. Is this appropriate? What are the rest of you doing? Thanks, Pat

Re: [WISPA] What do you charge for a wireless router setup?

2009-05-05 Thread Pat O'Connor
They have to pay for the uniforms and stylish vehicles somehow. ;-) D. Ryan Spott wrote: Have you seen what geeksquad charges? http://www.geeksquad.com/services/computer/category.aspx?id=2567 Don't sell yourself short. :) ryan Pat O'Connor wrote: I was thinking a $35 fee

Re: [WISPA] 3650Mhz and Wimax Vendors

2009-04-22 Thread Pat O'Connor
Anybody use Airspan for Wimax? Michael Baird wrote: It was interesting, but I was hoping for some more first hand experience reporting. Essentially the only explanation for improved range was a lower noise floor, which isn't a wimax thing, but a 3.65 thing. I think a lot of the 802.16d/e

Re: [WISPA] 3650Mhz and Wimax Vendors

2009-04-22 Thread Pat O'Connor
On Apr 22, 2009, at 5:30 PM, Pat O'Connor wrote: Anybody use Airspan for Wimax? Michael Baird wrote: It was interesting, but I was hoping for some more first hand experience reporting. Essentially the only explanation for improved range was a lower noise floor, which isn't a wimax

Re: [WISPA] 2nd Look @ 3.65 ?

2009-03-19 Thread Pat O'Connor
Marlon I checked the map, and like me, Odessa is within the 150km satellite exclusion zone for the station located in Brewster. From what I've read you need to get their permission to operate anything in the 3.65GHz spectrum. I just applied for our 3.65GHz licnse so I haven't heard anything

[WISPA] Has anybody received a 3.65GHz license in a satellite exclusion zone?

2009-03-16 Thread Pat O'Connor
I fall just on the edge of one. I wanted to know what others have experienced in this regard. Thanks, Pat WISPA Wants You! Join today! http://signup.wispa.org/

Re: [WISPA] NS2 and EOC-2610

2009-03-04 Thread Pat O'Connor
I saw the same results a month ago when I bought a few of the EOC-2610. Make sure you're using the latest firmware. http://www.engeniustech.com/datacom/products/resources.aspx?cat=7ID=246 That problem went away after I flashed them, and they work great. Pat Blair Davis wrote: Some

[WISPA] Anybody use Aperto for 3.65GHz? I'd like to know what you think.

2009-02-20 Thread Pat O'Connor
We're looking to deploy 3.65GHz this year in a couple of different locations because of interference issues. So far they have the most compelling price point. I'd like to know how well it works in the field. All opinions appreciated. Hit me off list if you want to.\ Thanks, Pat

[WISPA] 5.8GHz Backhaul Radio Recommendations

2009-01-08 Thread Pat O'Connor
Andrews Antenna P3F-52-NXA 5.8GHz backhaul radio died today because of a power surge. Old Proxim gear, 2 x T1. I wanted some feedback from vendors/users of what they are using. I need to keep it under $5K if possible. Link distance: 8.3 miles Antennas: Andrews P3F-52-NXA

[WISPA] Is there a minimum distance an amplifier has to be placed from a DC power injector?

2008-11-07 Thread Pat O'Connor
Antennas placed at the top of a 150' tower .5 watt amp 180' run of LDF 5/8 I'd like for both to be inside our building. If I don't have to place the amp on the tower I don't want to, because this location gets about 6' of snow a year. Thanks, Pat

[WISPA] I need to get my CWNA. Anybody know of any good training classes coming up?

2008-10-31 Thread Pat O'Connor
I can do the 5-day class, and have the budget to travel in the Western US. I appreciate all your responses. Have a happy Halloween, and great weekend. Thanks, Pat WISPA Wants You! Join today!

[WISPA] Does anybody have a calculator to determine antenna down angle?

2008-10-29 Thread Pat O'Connor
Yes I'm a WISP newbie. We have an agreement with a cellular provider to put out antennas on their tower that is next to ours. The tower is almost twice as big as the one I have now, and our gear will be located at the top. I have all my elevations, and azimuths for the different tower

Re: [WISPA] Does anybody have a calculator to determine antenna downangle?

2008-10-29 Thread Pat O'Connor
Thanks! Tim Kerns wrote: Try this http://www.terabeam.com/support/calculations/index.php - Original Message - From: Pat O'Connor [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: wireless@wispa.org Sent: Wednesday, October 29, 2008 10:00 AM Subject: [WISPA] Does anybody have a calculator to determine

[WISPA] WISP Training

2008-09-26 Thread Pat O'Connor
I am new to the WISP arena. My background is in SAN NAS deployments. I was wondering if anyone knew of any training classes coming up soon on the West Coast. Thanks, Pat WISPA Wants You! Join today!

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2008-09-03 Thread Pat O'Connor
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