Re: [WISPA] Winter connectivity issues

2008-12-17 Thread J. Vogel
. Schafer Sent: Wednesday, December 17, 2008 8:52 AM To: lakel...@gbcx.net; WISPA General List Subject: Re: [WISPA] Winter connectivity issues Try changing channels too. Water *usually* give strange signal levels Looks more like interference to me. Very possibly from some of your own

Re: [WISPA] Winter connectivity issues

2008-12-17 Thread Marlon K. Schafer
: Wednesday, December 17, 2008 8:16 AM Subject: Re: [WISPA] Winter connectivity issues My closest tower to this one is 14 miles. We are fairly rural. Mark -Original Message- From: wireless-boun...@wispa.org [mailto:wireless-boun...@wispa.org] On Behalf Of Marlon K. Schafer Sent

Re: [WISPA] Winter connectivity issues

2008-12-17 Thread Marlon K. Schafer
:18 PM Subject: Re: [WISPA] Winter connectivity issues Water in connectors. When it freezes it crystalizes and gives a poor connection. Maybe a cracked/broken antenna with moisture incursion. Antennas on towers are subject to falling ice regardless of the type of antenna. Sent from my

Re: [WISPA] Winter connectivity issues

2008-12-17 Thread Mark McElvy
: [WISPA] Winter connectivity issues Try changing channels too. Water *usually* give strange signal levels Looks more like interference to me. Very possibly from some of your own towers??? marlon - Original Message - From: lakel...@gbcx.net To: WISPA General List wireless@wispa.org

[WISPA] Winter connectivity issues

2008-12-15 Thread Mark McElvy
I have 4 tower locations, only one seems to be having issues. Last week, then today I have a few customers on one tower having slow connection issues. High ping times from less than 1 ms to 4-500ms with packet loss. The one complaining customer has a -56 @ client end and -60 @ AP. The common

Re: [WISPA] Winter connectivity issues

2008-12-15 Thread Kurt Fankhauser
www.wavelinc.com -Original Message- From: wireless-boun...@wispa.org [mailto:wireless-boun...@wispa.org] On Behalf Of Mark McElvy Sent: Monday, December 15, 2008 2:58 PM To: mikro...@mail.butchevans.com; wireless@wispa.org Subject: [WISPA] Winter connectivity issues I have 4 tower locations

Re: [WISPA] Winter connectivity issues

2008-12-15 Thread Mark McElvy
: [WISPA] Winter connectivity issues Are any of your links not line of sight? I have to back off power on some of my clients because in the summer they are fine but in the winter when the leaves fall off I get a lot of multi-path which causes poor performance. Kurt Fankhauser WAVELINC P.O. Box 126

Re: [WISPA] Winter connectivity issues

2008-12-15 Thread Josh Luthman
:45 PM To: 'WISPA General List' Subject: Re: [WISPA] Winter connectivity issues Are any of your links not line of sight? I have to back off power on some of my clients because in the summer they are fine but in the winter when the leaves fall off I get a lot of multi-path which causes poor

Re: [WISPA] Winter connectivity issues

2008-12-15 Thread Mark McElvy
To: WISPA General List Subject: Re: [WISPA] Winter connectivity issues In my experience water in the connector makes the RSSI drop from mid -60s to -90s Josh Luthman Office: 937-552-2340 Direct: 937-552-2343 1100 Wayne St Suite 1337 Troy, OH 45373 Those who don't understand UNIX are condemned to reinvent

Re: [WISPA] Winter connectivity issues

2008-12-15 Thread Brian Rohrbacher
Of Josh Luthman Sent: Monday, December 15, 2008 5:00 PM To: WISPA General List Subject: Re: [WISPA] Winter connectivity issues In my experience water in the connector makes the RSSI drop from mid -60s to -90s Josh Luthman Office: 937-552-2340 Direct: 937-552-2343 1100 Wayne St Suite 1337 Troy, OH