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

2006-11-16 Thread Tom DeReggi
Wireless, Inc IntAirNet- Fixed Wireless Broadband - Original Message - From: Brad Belton [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: 'WISPA General List' wireless@wispa.org Sent: Wednesday, November 15, 2006 8:45 PM Subject: RE: [WISPA] Insurance for use of bucket truck or lift for installs. God forbid the van

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

2006-11-16 Thread Tom DeReggi
: Re: [WISPA] Insurance for use of bucket truck or lift for installs. Hi, There are several other factors to consider here insurance on the vehicle itself is to cover if you damage someone else's property (vehicle) by getting into an accident on the road. You may also have full-coverage

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

2006-11-16 Thread Tim Wolfe
, 2006 6:03 PM Subject: Re: [WISPA] Insurance for use of bucket truck or lift for installs. Tom, Wrong answer about the business liability insurance :-) . In most states, the insurance covers ANYTHING that arises due to the vehicle or its use. For instance, in PA, if You close the van door on Your

RE: [WISPA] Insurance And Worker's Comp...

2006-11-16 Thread Jonathan Schmidt
List Subject: Re: [WISPA] Insurance And Worker's Comp... I hate to admit my ignorance here but my curiosity got the best of me... what does ASO and PEO stand for? Peter R. wrote: I would suggest hiring through an ASO or PEO organization. These staff companies provide payroll, benefits

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

2006-11-15 Thread Marlon K. Schafer (509) 982-2181
We dropped it and parked the truck for now. When it's time to use it again I'll probably just have the insurance set up so that I'm the only one that can use the truck. Our insurance is a wreck these days. The costs have shot up so high it's almost impossible to afford any. Marlon (509)

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

2006-11-15 Thread Tom DeReggi
wireless@wispa.org Sent: Wednesday, November 15, 2006 12:30 PM Subject: Re: [WISPA] Insurance for use of bucket truck or lift for installs. We dropped it and parked the truck for now. When it's time to use it again I'll probably just have the insurance set up so that I'm the only one that can use

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

2006-11-15 Thread Forbes Mercy
. Schafer (509) 982-2181 Sent: Wednesday, November 15, 2006 9:31 AM To: WISPA General List Subject: Re: [WISPA] Insurance for use of bucket truck or lift for installs. We dropped it and parked the truck for now. When it's time to use it again I'll probably just have the insurance set up so that I'm

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

2006-11-15 Thread Travis Johnson
: Marlon K. Schafer (509) 982-2181 [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: WISPA General List wireless@wispa.org Sent: Wednesday, November 15, 2006 12:30 PM Subject: Re: [WISPA] Insurance for use of bucket truck or lift for installs. We dropped it and parked the truck for now. When it's time to use it again I'll

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

2006-11-15 Thread Tim Wolfe
Tom DeReggi wrote: If its a standard VAN / Truck body, Don't tell them about the bucket! Call it a VAN, not a Bucket truck! Tom DeReggi RapidDSL Wireless, Inc IntAirNet- Fixed Wireless Broadband As an insurance agent for the last 16 years in the state of PA(Besides running a WISP too for

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

2006-11-15 Thread Brad Belton
-Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Tim Wolfe Sent: Wednesday, November 15, 2006 7:14 PM To: WISPA General List Subject: Re: [WISPA] Insurance for use of bucket truck or lift for installs. Tom DeReggi wrote: If its a standard VAN / Truck body

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

2006-11-15 Thread cw
You might have your agent try Progressive. Ours is listed as a ladder/bucket truck and they never said that was a problem. It's $2200/yr with collision and a million liability. Seems expensive to me but Florida insurance rates are just that way. - cw Dylan Bouterse wrote: I'd like to hear

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

2006-11-15 Thread lakeland
Wireless BlackBerry -Original Message- From: Brad Belton [EMAIL PROTECTED] Date: Wed, 15 Nov 2006 19:45:53 To:'WISPA General List' wireless@wispa.org Subject: RE: [WISPA] Insurance for use of bucket truck or lift for installs. God forbid the van kills someone in a traffic accident

RE: [WISPA] INSURANCE NOW canopy prices

2006-01-09 Thread G.Villarini
:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Charles Wu Sent: Wednesday, January 04, 2006 10:49 PM To: 'WISPA General List' Subject: RE: [WISPA] INSURANCE NOW canopy prices Hey Charles ... long time no see ... any winog on 2006 ? Hi Gino Been Extremely Busy: http://www.winog.com/austin_2006/kaili_wu.jpg Now

Re: [WISPA] INSURANCE

2005-12-17 Thread Brian Rohrbacher
Any good leads on coverage yet? Brian Rohrbacher wrote: I'll bet we could get coverage for the liability, but the riders for gear might be another thing. If one company handles a ton of WISPs, that is a lot of lightning pay outs... Dylan Oliver wrote: I'm now talking to Jamie

Re: [WISPA] INSURANCE NOW canopy prices

2005-12-14 Thread Mac Dearman
Brian, I have a site that been up for a couple years here http://www.wisp-coop.com/ Take a look see and I will forward you the admin password if you want to use it Mac Dearman Maximum Access, LLC. www.inetsouth.com www.radioresponse.org (Katrina relief efforts) 318-728-8600 - Rayville

Re: [WISPA] INSURANCE NOW canopy prices

2005-12-14 Thread Mac Dearman
I guess I should have read the complete thread before making my last post :-) Mac Dearman Maximum Access, LLC. www.inetsouth.com www.radioresponse.org (Katrina relief efforts) 318-728-8600 - Rayville 318-728-9600 318-376-2562 - cell Mac Dearman wrote: Brian, I have a site that been up

RE: [WISPA] INSURANCE NOW canopy prices

2005-12-13 Thread Don Renner
office 812-936-2006fax 812-521-1876cell -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Brian Rohrbacher Sent: Tuesday, December 13, 2005 12:10 AM To: WISPA General List Subject: Re: [WISPA] INSURANCE NOW canopy prices I'll make some calls

RE: [WISPA] INSURANCE NOW canopy prices

2005-12-13 Thread Ron Wallace
Now there's an optimistic view, thanks Charles. But sometimes true, Original message Date: Mon, 12 Dec 2005 20:25:36 -0600 From: Charles Wu [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: RE: [WISPA] INSURANCE NOW canopy prices To: [EMAIL PROTECTED], 'WISPA General List' wireless@wispa.org snip You

Re: [WISPA] INSURANCE NOW canopy prices

2005-12-13 Thread Ron Wallace
Go for it Brian, Doesn't matter what others think, if we can save some money, good. Ron Wallace Original message Date: Mon, 12 Dec 2005 22:58:47 -0500 From: Brian Rohrbacher [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: Re: [WISPA] INSURANCE NOW canopy prices To: WISPA General List wireless

Re: [WISPA] INSURANCE NOW canopy prices

2005-12-13 Thread Ron Wallace
: Re: [WISPA] INSURANCE NOW canopy prices To: WISPA General List wireless@wispa.org Basically what I propose (in a nutshell) is going to a the distrobuters and saying this. I have ten or twenty or whatever WISPs and we all want to buy ten units of *insert brand here* and have them all shipped

Re: [WISPA] INSURANCE NOW canopy prices

2005-12-13 Thread A. Huppenthal
frankly, if I'm buying them for 50% off, I'll buy a spare for every 50 units I buy. failure rate on moto's is about 1 in 100 Travis Johnson wrote: And, the other issue is the purchase will be made in the group name, so how do you handle warranty issues? Travis Microserv Charles Wu wrote:

Re: [WISPA] INSURANCE NOW canopy prices

2005-12-13 Thread A. Huppenthal
Warranty? what warranty? Do you all really have warranty problems. Switch vendors. :-) Moto doesn't have a warranty program. They die, you throw them away. Returning them to my x-distributor resulted in the same thing. They lost the returns. Screw it. Buy cheap and manage your own warranty. If

Re: [WISPA] INSURANCE NOW canopy prices

2005-12-13 Thread A. Huppenthal
Like I said 1 to 100 failures. Usually we drop them from a roof, or run one over.. Often times they still work, but often they don't Its a piece of plastic housing with a single board inside. You can get a replacement case for $15 as I recall. Nice to have a few around for demo to customers.

Re: [WISPA] INSURANCE NOW canopy prices

2005-12-13 Thread A. Huppenthal
I like the 100 pack - but Mote sometimes gives away a couple of backhuals with a 500 pack and other promos.. They change from time to time, whomever wants to run with it will have to make some calls. once we go underground on this deal, we can have a couple of teleconferences, and I'll cough

Re: [WISPA] INSURANCE NOW canopy prices

2005-12-13 Thread A. Huppenthal
: Charles Wu [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: [EMAIL PROTECTED]; 'WISPA General List' wireless@wispa.org Sent: Monday, December 12, 2005 9:25 PM Subject: RE: [WISPA] INSURANCE NOW canopy prices snip You would think it would work that way, but Volume Buying ends up eating the organization and the organization

Re: [WISPA] INSURANCE NOW canopy prices

2005-12-13 Thread A. Huppenthal
- From: Charles Wu [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: [EMAIL PROTECTED]; 'WISPA General List' wireless@wispa.org Sent: Monday, December 12, 2005 9:25 PM Subject: RE: [WISPA] INSURANCE NOW canopy prices snip You would think it would work that way, but Volume Buying ends up eating the organization

Re: [WISPA] INSURANCE NOW canopy prices

2005-12-13 Thread A. Huppenthal
]; 'WISPA General List' wireless@wispa.org Sent: Monday, December 12, 2005 9:25 PM Subject: RE: [WISPA] INSURANCE NOW canopy prices snip You would think it would work that way, but Volume Buying ends up eating the organization and the organization becomes caught up in being a volume club. /snip We

Re: [WISPA] INSURANCE NOW canopy prices

2005-12-13 Thread Brian Rohrbacher
I believe we can make it happen. Pretty much, few of us will go in and buy together. Probably going to just be a small group to stay under moto's radar. Enough to get a 100 pack at a time. A. Huppenthal wrote: I like the 100 pack - but Mote sometimes gives away a couple of backhuals with

Re: [WISPA] INSURANCE NOW canopy prices

2005-12-13 Thread Brian Rohrbacher
Message - From: Charles Wu [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: [EMAIL PROTECTED]; 'WISPA General List' wireless@wispa.org Sent: Monday, December 12, 2005 9:25 PM Subject: RE: [WISPA] INSURANCE NOW canopy prices snip You would think it would work that way, but Volume Buying ends up eating the organization

Re: [WISPA] INSURANCE NOW canopy prices

2005-12-13 Thread Brian Rohrbacher
Wireless Broadband - Original Message - From: Charles Wu [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: [EMAIL PROTECTED]; 'WISPA General List' wireless@wispa.org Sent: Monday, December 12, 2005 9:25 PM Subject: RE: [WISPA] INSURANCE NOW canopy prices snip You would think it would work that way, but Volume Buying ends

RE: [WISPA] INSURANCE NOW canopy prices

2005-12-13 Thread Charles Wu
I know you don't support the idea of group buys. It's not that I don't support the concept, truthfully, I could care less whether you buy your gear from a distributor, reseller, or direct from the manufacturer I have just seen it implemented (rather unsuccessfully) many times by ISPs such as

Re: [WISPA] INSURANCE NOW canopy prices

2005-12-13 Thread Brian Rohrbacher
I'm getting a lot of interest off list on the group idea. Can anyone (principal member) set up a mail server for use to talk about this. ASAP! Thanks Brian Charles Wu wrote: I know you don't support the idea of group buys. It's not that I don't support the concept,

RE: [WISPA] INSURANCE NOW canopy prices

2005-12-13 Thread Charles Wu
Brian, I commend you on taking the initiative and (hopefully) proving my naysaying wrong However, waving my magic wand (or maybe I'm just full of @[EMAIL PROTECTED]), I predict the following 2 outcomes will occur: 1. Brian will not be able to get enough interest / coordination / payment for the

RE: [WISPA] INSURANCE NOW canopy prices

2005-12-13 Thread Charles Wu
Title: Message I'm getting a lot of interest off list on the group idea. Can anyone (principal member) set up a mail server for use to talk about this. ASAP! Call me a profit-hungering leech, but if I were you, I would try to set up the listserv myself Remember, the hundreds of thousands

Re: [WISPA] INSURANCE NOW canopy prices

2005-12-13 Thread A. Huppenthal
What club are you talking about Charles? I predict you'll be asking Brian to participate in the next buy Charles. :-) Charles Wu wrote: Brian, I commend you on taking the initiative and (hopefully) proving my naysaying wrong However, waving my magic wand (or maybe I'm just full of @[EMAIL

Re: [WISPA] INSURANCE NOW canopy prices

2005-12-13 Thread A. Huppenthal
Yes, (joke) let's assure ourselves that all things are motivated by increasing one individual's bank account vs. the group's membership's benefits. Part of the reason I'm not participating in Part 15 et.al. is that the organizers of any membership benefit have to do so with the assumption that

Re: [WISPA] INSURANCE NOW canopy prices

2005-12-13 Thread Brian Rohrbacher
That would be great. People are asking me about 5.2, 5.7, 2.4, as well as 900. I just want 900 for now. If we get a place to talk about it, someone else can coordinate the same with each product. A. Huppenthal wrote: Brian, I'll see if can do this shortly. -Alex Brian Rohrbacher wrote:

Re: [WISPA] INSURANCE NOW canopy prices

2005-12-13 Thread A. Huppenthal
You should be getting a notice of the mailing list creation. Will walk through the list manager steps and get you the listmanger's account information. Will be using rfarc.org as the base address - a local non-profit ham radio domain that has private list features. Let's see how it goes.

Re: [WISPA] INSURANCE NOW canopy prices

2005-12-13 Thread A. Huppenthal
we're using 'mailman' listserv by the way. Brian Rohrbacher wrote: All I know is I talked to a VAR and was assured I could get the prices I requested and have the process work the way I asked about. I'm just doing a little leg work to see what happens. When I compare what I can buy now, a

Re: [WISPA] INSURANCE NOW canopy prices

2005-12-13 Thread A. Huppenthal
Brian, I'm going to take this off this list for now. I'll send you a note directly. The list is setup. -Alex A. Huppenthal wrote: Brian, I'll see if can do this shortly. -Alex Brian Rohrbacher wrote: I'm getting a lot of interest off list on the group idea. Can anyone (principal

Re: [WISPA] INSURANCE NOW canopy prices

2005-12-13 Thread A. Huppenthal
I like the recent post about monitors too. Frankly the BND stuff for $500 is good, but I'd use at least twice as much of it :-) if it were $250. ha! I sent you a note directly, I'll hang in there for a while tonight to get the listserver doing precisely what it should. Brian Rohrbacher

Re: [WISPA] INSURANCE NOW canopy prices

2005-12-13 Thread Brian Rohrbacher
Your a good man. A. Huppenthal wrote: I like the recent post about monitors too. Frankly the BND stuff for $500 is good, but I'd use at least twice as much of it :-) if it were $250. ha! I sent you a note directly, I'll hang in there for a while tonight to get the listserver doing

Re: [WISPA] INSURANCE NOW canopy prices

2005-12-13 Thread A. Huppenthal
The list server is running, Brian is working on the final setup / config. Sorry, its I thought I could do it in just an hour, but I've never set this software up before so it took 2 hours. I'm guessing the list will be up and running. Any suggestions on how we can confirm that the person

Re: [WISPA] INSURANCE

2005-12-12 Thread Marlon K. Schafer (509) 982-2181
We use Basin Insurance in Moses Lake Wa. Gary Troutman has been GREAT. And he's really done a lot of research into my industry. He's got me on some very cool insurance programs. Good reasonable stuff. His number is: 509.765.4785 Marlon (509) 982-2181

Re: [WISPA] INSURANCE

2005-12-12 Thread Brian Rohrbacher
Would he give WISPA a good rate? Anyone interested could get quotes and maybe he could cut us a break? I want this trade association to get some members services so people have a reason to join. With added services comes members and money. With members and money comes pull at the FCC

Re: [WISPA] INSURANCE

2005-12-12 Thread Peter R.
Brian Rohrbacher wrote: Would he give WISPA a good rate? Anyone interested could get quotes and maybe he could cut us a break? I want this trade association to get some members services so people have a reason to join. With added services comes members and money. With members and money

Re: [WISPA] INSURANCE

2005-12-12 Thread Marlon K. Schafer (509) 982-2181
! 64.146.146.12 (net meeting) www.odessaoffice.com/wireless www.odessaoffice.com/marlon/cam - Original Message - From: Brian Rohrbacher [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: WISPA General List wireless@wispa.org Sent: Monday, December 12, 2005 10:02 AM Subject: Re: [WISPA] INSURANCE Would he give WISPA

Re: [WISPA] INSURANCE

2005-12-12 Thread A. Huppenthal
hear hear. I totally agree with you. I have very little experience with Insurance, but mine is a million dollar policy we use for towers and other reasons. Its about $100 a month. I'm sure there's a specialized insurance company that likely does this. Anyone have a contact at American Towers?

Re: [WISPA] INSURANCE

2005-12-12 Thread A. Huppenthal
I think WISPA has expressed its disinterest in a 'buying club'. However, if members on this list want to organize a 'buying club' - I'm all for it. Its clearly one of the reasons you will get your ass kicked by the telco and cable company - they have buying power and can get what you want and

Re: [WISPA] INSURANCE - buying club

2005-12-12 Thread A. Huppenthal
Someone asked a while ago about Canopy prices. The last post I did was on 900 Mhz - okay we all don't live in the Eastern US or other high-treed areas. Of course, if you are spending an average of 1 hour a month screwing around with each subscriber you aren't going to have a successful WISP

Re: [WISPA] INSURANCE - buying club

2005-12-12 Thread A. Huppenthal
:[EMAIL PROTECTED] *To:* [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] ; WISPA General List mailto:wireless@wispa.org *Sent:* Monday, December 12, 2005 11:20 AM *Subject:* Re: [WISPA] INSURANCE - buying club Someone asked a while ago about Canopy prices. The last post I did

Re: [WISPA] INSURANCE - buying club

2005-12-12 Thread Blair Davis
:20 AM Subject: Re: [WISPA] INSURANCE - buying club Someone asked a while ago about Canopy prices. The last post I did was on 900 Mhz - okay we all don't live in the Eastern US or other high-treed areas. Of course, if you are spending an average of 1 hour a month screwing around

Re: [WISPA] INSURANCE - buying club

2005-12-12 Thread A. Huppenthal
://www.odessaoffice.com/marlon/cam - Original Message - *From:* A. Huppenthal mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] *To:* [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] ; WISPA General List mailto:wireless@wispa.org *Sent:* Monday, December 12, 2005 11:20 AM *Subject:* Re: [WISPA] INSURANCE

Re: [WISPA] INSURANCE

2005-12-12 Thread Dylan Oliver
I'm now talking to Jamie Davis of a NASBA (Association of System Builders) insurance program. He's been helpful so far, and I've suggested they facilitate the insurance process for WISPs. I don't know what they've got yet, but check them out: Jamie Davis [EMAIL PROTECTED] 1908 South el Camino

Re: [WISPA] INSURANCE

2005-12-12 Thread Brian Rohrbacher
I'll bet we could get coverage for the liability, but the riders for gear might be another thing. If one company handles a ton of WISPs, that is a lot of lightning pay outs... Dylan Oliver wrote: I'm now talking to Jamie Davis of a NASBA (Association of System Builders) insurance program.

RE: [WISPA] INSURANCE NOW canopy prices

2005-12-12 Thread G.Villarini
:26 PM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED]; 'WISPA General List' Subject: RE: [WISPA] INSURANCE NOW canopy prices snip You would think it would work that way, but Volume Buying ends up eating the organization and the organization becomes caught up in being a volume club. /snip We all know that there's more

Re: [WISPA] INSURANCE NOW canopy prices

2005-12-12 Thread Travis Johnson
And, the other issue is the purchase will be made in the group name, so how do you handle warranty issues? Travis Microserv Charles Wu wrote: snip You would think it would work that way, but Volume Buying ends up eating the organization and the organization becomes caught up in being a

Re: [WISPA] INSURANCE NOW canopy prices

2005-12-12 Thread Brian Rohrbacher
I have never done a group buy, but this is how I would approach it. First step. Principal Members only. You want a deal, fork over 200 some bucks and support the industry. Second step. Find 10 people who want ten units. (500 if possible, but prolly 100 pack to start) Third step. Go to

Re: [WISPA] INSURANCE NOW canopy prices

2005-12-12 Thread Brian Rohrbacher
Well, I'm not a Canopy user, but am close to making the leap. (would have done it long time ago if gear was a reasonable price) Whoever buys the gear. Group name or Joe Blow. Attention Canopy users how are warranty issues handled? If I buy gear on ebay can I send it into Moto for

Re: [WISPA] INSURANCE NOW canopy prices

2005-12-12 Thread Tom DeReggi
Subject: RE: [WISPA] INSURANCE NOW canopy prices snip You would think it would work that way, but Volume Buying ends up eating the organization and the organization becomes caught up in being a volume club. /snip We all know that there's more to a WISP than just putting up an AP and getting a T1 line

Re: [WISPA] INSURANCE NOW canopy prices

2005-12-12 Thread Brian Rohrbacher
Wireless, Inc IntAirNet- Fixed Wireless Broadband - Original Message - From: Charles Wu [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: [EMAIL PROTECTED]; 'WISPA General List' wireless@wispa.org Sent: Monday, December 12, 2005 9:25 PM Subject: RE: [WISPA] INSURANCE NOW canopy prices snip You would think it would

Re: [WISPA] INSURANCE NOW canopy prices

2005-12-12 Thread Travis Johnson
. Well said. Tom DeReggi RapidDSL Wireless, Inc IntAirNet- Fixed Wireless Broadband - Original Message - From: Charles Wu [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: [EMAIL PROTECTED]; 'WISPA General List' wireless@wispa.org Sent: Monday, December 12, 2005 9:25 PM Subject: RE: [WISPA] INSURANCE NOW canopy

Re: [WISPA] INSURANCE NOW canopy prices

2005-12-12 Thread Brian Rohrbacher
@wispa.org Sent: Monday, December 12, 2005 9:25 PM Subject: RE: [WISPA] INSURANCE NOW canopy prices snip You would think it would work that way, but Volume Buying ends up eating the organization and the organization becomes caught up in being a volume club. /snip We all know that there's more

RE: [WISPA] Insurance / Service Plan Offerings

2005-11-15 Thread Paul Hendry
06:29 To: [EMAIL PROTECTED]; WISPA General List Subject: Re: [WISPA] Insurance / Service Plan Offerings i like that idea. have the contract read that replacement of the equipment for whatever reason incurs a minimum trip charge of $75 or buy insurance @ $4 a month. Peter R. wrote: The DISH

Re: [WISPA] Insurance / Service Plan Offerings

2005-11-15 Thread A. Huppenthal
most of the parts again and therefore not cost to much to swap out a CPE. Cheers, P. -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of A. Huppenthal Sent: 15 November 2005 06:29 To: [EMAIL PROTECTED]; WISPA General List Subject: Re: [WISPA] Insurance

Re: [WISPA] Insurance / Service Plan Offerings

2005-11-15 Thread Ron Wallace
] Subject: Re: [WISPA] Insurance / Service Plan Offerings To: WISPA General List wireless@wispa.org I feel for ya JohhnyO, seriously. I've changed out every Smart bridge I ever installed except two and dittto for tranzeos. The EZ Bridges were great for a while, but going past 2 years now

RE: [WISPA] Insurance / Service Plan Offerings

2005-11-15 Thread Cliff
General List Subject: Re: [WISPA] Insurance / Service Plan Offerings George, So what are you running now, for CPE? I like JohnnyO's idea of a replacement charge/Mo. - Nextel charges 2.95, and if your radio goes in the toilet, they just give you another. Ron Wallace Original message Date

Re: [WISPA] Insurance / Service Plan Offerings

2005-11-15 Thread Matt Larsen - Lists
and high winds. How many CPEs did you replace in the last 12 months ? I have tracked and count 43 here. JohnnyO -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of George Sent: Monday, November 14, 2005 11:03 PM To: WISPA General List Subject: Re: [WISPA

Re: [WISPA] Insurance / Service Plan Offerings

2005-11-15 Thread George
Original message Date: Mon, 14 Nov 2005 22:03:44 -0800 From: George [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: Re: [WISPA] Insurance / Service Plan Offerings To: WISPA General List wireless@wispa.org I feel for ya JohhnyO, seriously. I've changed out every Smart bridge I ever installed except two

Re: [WISPA] Insurance / Service Plan Offerings

2005-11-15 Thread George
Matt Larsen - Lists wrote: It would be nice to be able to have a CPE that we could open up and just replace the guts that have gone bad, but other than that I can't really think of a better way to handle it. And this is the reason I didn't go back to Tranzeo. I used them before smart

Re: [WISPA] Insurance / Service Plan Offerings

2005-11-15 Thread Reliable Internet, LLC
This is the way all my demarctech.com radios are. It's all I've ever used. I go to a site, pop 4 screws...unplug pigtailplug in new board.screw in 4 screws and I'm off to configure. It's all mounted so you don't have to re aim or anything. I like it. I happen to know they are

Re: [WISPA] Insurance / Service Plan Offerings

2005-11-14 Thread George
JohnnyO wrote: We're coming into our 3rd year of operation soon. I am curious how others are doing combat against the replacement / repair / service call costs associated with having to replace CPE end equipment. I was thinking about offering a service plan like DirecTV / Cellular Companies

Re: [WISPA] Insurance / Service Plan Offerings

2005-11-14 Thread Travis Johnson
Title: Insurance / Service Plan Offerings Hi, We retain ownership of the CPE, so when it goes bad, we replace it free of charge. If they are out of contract, we have them sign a new 12 month contract and they get it for free. Travis Microserv JohnnyO wrote: We're coming into

RE: [WISPA] Insurance / Service Plan Offerings

2005-11-14 Thread JohnnyO
have tracked and count 43 here. JohnnyO -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of George Sent: Monday, November 14, 2005 11:03 PM To: WISPA General List Subject: Re: [WISPA] Insurance / Service Plan Offerings JohnnyO wrote: We're coming into our

Re: [WISPA] Insurance / Service Plan Offerings

2005-11-14 Thread A. Huppenthal
Of George Sent: Monday, November 14, 2005 11:03 PM To: WISPA General List Subject: Re: [WISPA] Insurance / Service Plan Offerings JohnnyO wrote: We're coming into our 3rd year of operation soon. I am curious how others are doing combat against the replacement / repair / service call costs

Re: [WISPA] Insurance / Service Plan Offerings

2005-11-14 Thread Blair Davis
What George wrote. It can be annoying to replace equipment, but, the hassle of trying to talk the customer into replacing it is just not worth it. With 200 subs, I am replacing an average of 1 radio a month. Not too bad at all -- Blair Davis West Michigan Wireless ISP 269-686-8648

RE: [WISPA] Insurance / Service Plan Offerings

2005-11-14 Thread JohnnyO
To: WISPA General List Subject: Re: [WISPA] Insurance / Service Plan Offerings What George wrote. It can be annoying to replace equipment, but, the hassle of trying to talk the customer into replacing it is just not worth it. With 200 subs, I am replacing an average of 1 radio a month. Not too bad

Re: [WISPA] Insurance / Service Plan Offerings

2005-11-14 Thread George
- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of George Sent: Monday, November 14, 2005 11:03 PM To: WISPA General List Subject: Re: [WISPA] Insurance / Service Plan Offerings JohnnyO wrote: We're coming into our 3rd year of operation soon. I am curious how others are doing

Re: [WISPA] Insurance / Service Plan Offerings

2005-11-14 Thread Brian Rohrbacher
ROTECTED]] On Behalf Of Blair Davis Sent: Monday, November 14, 2005 10:12 PM To: WISPA General List Subject: Re: [WISPA] Insurance / Service Plan Offerings What George wrote. It can be annoying to replace equipment, but, the hassle of trying to talk the customer into replacing it is just not

RE: [WISPA] Insurance / Service Plan Offerings

2005-11-14 Thread Cliff
is another reason I dont mind replacing the CPE when needed. - Cliff From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Travis Johnson Sent: Monday, November 14, 2005 9:47 PM To: WISPA General List Subject: Re: [WISPA] Insurance / Service Plan Offerings Hi, We

RE: [WISPA] Insurance / Service Plan Offerings

2005-11-14 Thread Rick Smith
PROTECTED] On Behalf Of CliffSent: Tuesday, November 15, 2005 12:29 AMTo: WISPA General ListSubject: RE: [WISPA] Insurance / Service Plan Offerings We also retain ownership to the CPE and replace at our cost when not due to customer misuse or abuse (which has happened and I charged

Re: [WISPA] Insurance / Service Plan Offerings

2005-11-14 Thread A. Huppenthal
i like that idea. have the contract read that replacement of the equipment for whatever reason incurs a minimum trip charge of $75 or buy insurance @ $4 a month. Peter R. wrote: The DISH network actually charges for replacement. I had a DVR go bad and it cost me $50 for replacement. Ain't

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