Re: [WISPA] vendor specs -- Jon

2006-09-26 Thread Anthony Will
Well I have had 2.4ghz radio's link up at -89db (not very well mind you but...) so I don't know what to tell you other then Moto has traditionally understated there spec sheets. The GPS is what sets the timing for the AP's. The AP's coordinate the timing slots for all SM's registered to

Re: [WISPA] Source for satellite masts

2006-09-26 Thread Pete Davis
We have a friend who is an installer for Dish and Directv. Over half of his installs don't require the new arm that ships (existing mast, pole mount, or whatever), so every few weeks he brings us a couple of boxes of them. Before, he was tossing them. I would find an installer and offer to

[WISPA] Current Bandwidth Prices?

2006-09-26 Thread KyWiFi LLC
How much is everyone paying for good quality bandwidth? We're in the market for 10Mbps - 20Mbps and we're seeing pricing around $100 a meg for the bandwidth only (we'll be providing our own transit via wireless). This is for Sprint bandwidth via fiber (upstream has two OC12 circuits and

RE: [WISPA] Source for satellite masts

2006-09-26 Thread David Weddell
We are currently getting ours from CVS Systems. HYPERLINK http://www.cvssystems.com/www.cvssystems.com I am also working with a local steel company and they will have pricing ready for me by the first of October. I will pass on the information when it is ready. Regards, David Weddell

RE: [WISPA] vendor specs -- Jon

2006-09-26 Thread Mike Bushard, Jr
Here is a crude picture of one of our areas. Aside from the one site everything works great. 18 Canopy 900 Sectors in a 6 mile radius. Plus 2 Vertical that are not in the image. Need less to say that town is pretty well smoked. Mike Bushard, Jr Wisper Wireless Solutions, LLC -Original

RE: [WISPA] vendor specs -- Jon

2006-09-26 Thread Mike Bushard, Jr
We have never saw a problem with 2.4 self interfering. Only 900Mhz, and that is easily fixed. Mike Bushard, Jr Wisper Wireless Solutions, LLC -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Travis Johnson Sent: Monday, September 25, 2006 11:40 PM To:

Re: [WISPA] Current Bandwidth Prices?

2006-09-26 Thread Matt Liotta
KyWiFi LLC wrote: How much is everyone paying for good quality bandwidth? We're in the market for 10Mbps - 20Mbps and we're seeing pricing around $100 a meg for the bandwidth only (we'll be providing our own transit via wireless). This is for Sprint bandwidth via fiber (upstream has two OC12

RE: [WISPA] Source for satellite masts

2006-09-26 Thread Mark McElvy
Perfect 10 Distributing, www.perfect-10.tv From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] on behalf of Matt Larsen - Lists Sent: Mon 9/25/2006 11:16 PM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED]; [EMAIL PROTECTED]; WISPA General List Subject: [WISPA] Source for satellite masts Hello all, I'm looking

RE: [WISPA] When it comes to animal caused outages...

2006-09-26 Thread Faisal Imtiaz
Well, I guess that is why they are called Smokey Bear -:) Faisal Imtiaz SnappyDSL.net Ph: (305) 663-5518 -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Matt Larsen - Lists Sent: Tuesday, September 26, 2006 12:54 AM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED]; WISPA

Re: [WISPA] Source for satellite masts

2006-09-26 Thread Butch Evans
On Mon, 25 Sep 2006, Matt Larsen - Lists wrote: I'm looking for a good source for satellite arms (j-poles) for mounting CPE units. It seems that I can always pick some up locally or from some different places, but I have not had any luck lately and I have a couple of consulting customers

RE: [WISPA] vendor specs -- Jon

2006-09-26 Thread Patrick Leary
Jon, For sure I'm all over GPS for all licensed (world of small channels) and when there is a small amount of spectrum to work with in UL. For example, in the coming 3650MHz band, GPS should be a must for PMP. Same with scaled 900 (we offer it there). It is just not needed with VL. What for? It

RE: [WISPA] Source for satellite masts

2006-09-26 Thread David Weddell
We started out doing that with satellite installers as well. We just ran them all out of their garbage piles of masts in our area. DISH has implemented a new thing where they don't include the mast unless you request it. Then you end up paying more for the system WITH a mast. We still have a few

Re: [WISPA] asset mgmt

2006-09-26 Thread David E. Smith
chris cooper wrote: Im sure some of you have many devices to manage/track. What packages are people using for asset management? We've tried a couple off the shelf inventory systems, but most of them are too complicated in all the wrong places. The problem is, of course, that they try to do

Re: [WISPA] Current Bandwidth Prices?

2006-09-26 Thread David E. Smith
KyWiFi LLC wrote: One provider's quote difference between 10Mbps and 20Mbps was $400. Is this typical, do fiber prices really drop off like this once you purchase more than 10Mbps? From the numbers I've seen, that's fairly common. Most of the cost is fixed regardless; if you want, say,

RE: [WISPA] asset mgmt

2006-09-26 Thread Harold Bledsoe
Ditto on the in-house thing. It seemed to be as much work to integrate as it was to just do what we actually wanted. :-) -Hal -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of David E. Smith Sent: Tuesday, September 26, 2006 3:00 PM To: WISPA General

Re: [WISPA] Current Bandwidth Prices?

2006-09-26 Thread Marlon K. Schafer (509) 982-2181
I pay $250 per meg for 95% percentile of usage on a 100 meg pipe. Or $200 per meg on average on a 10 meg pipe. Both are fiber connections. We have some 3 meg dsl links in remote towns that I pay $70 for. Marlon(509) 982-2181 Equipment sales(408) 907-6910 (Vonage) Consulting

Re: [WISPA] vendor specs

2006-09-26 Thread Marlon K. Schafer (509) 982-2181
- Original Message - From: Patrick Leary [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: WISPA General List wireless@wispa.org Sent: Sunday, September 24, 2006 8:32 AM Subject: RE: [WISPA] vendor specs Brad, Software controlled dual polarity might be nice. Not sure why you consistently harp on us though

Re: [WISPA] vendor specs

2006-09-26 Thread Marlon K. Schafer (509) 982-2181
Again, Patrick, it's a troubleshooting too. If we have poor link quality but good signal, that's usually interference. If we have poor signal but good quality that can mean a bad antenna, tree in the path, multipath etc. Both are important. Marlon(509) 982-2181 Equipment sales(408)

RE: [WISPA] vendor specs -- Jon

2006-09-26 Thread isplists
Patrick, ditto on the 3650 band. However the reality is that self and external interference in the UL world is all too common. You say UL bands or at least VL doesn't need GPS capability because of so much capacity. If you want I can get you a list of wifi/trango/etc.-to-Canopy 'converts'

RE: [WISPA] Current Bandwidth Prices?

2006-09-26 Thread Chris Cooper
We pay $64/mb for 50 mb over fiber after the initial 10 meg commitment.24 mos commit on package c -Original Message-From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]On Behalf Of Marlon K. Schafer (509) 982-2181Sent: Tuesday, September 26, 2006 5:58 PMTo: WISPA General

[WISPA] Form 477 goes public????

2006-09-26 Thread Brian Rohrbacher
Seems like this scenario was the biggest argument against the form. Not that we can do much. It's the law. http://www.dslreports.com/shownews/78404 In an effort to get more accurate data, the Center for Public Democracy has sued http://www.publicintegrity.org/about/release.aspx?aid=64 the

Re: [WISPA] (edit) Form 477 going public????

2006-09-26 Thread Brian Rohrbacher
I should have said going public I don't wanna make it sound like something it isn't. Brian Rohrbacher wrote: Seems like this scenario was the biggest argument against the form. Not that we can do much. It's the law. http://www.dslreports.com/shownews/78404 In an effort to get more

[WISPA] 900 MHz Omni-Directional Antennas PRICE!?

2006-09-26 Thread Joshua M. Andrews
Hello all, Im planning on purchasing some test equipment designed around the SR9 900 MHz equipment. Im debating between MikroTik and WRAP boards at the moment and have found an outdoor enclosure that should work fine. However, the big question is what antennas to use for both the AP and

Re: [WISPA] 900 MHz Omni-Directional Antennas PRICE!?

2006-09-26 Thread Brian Rohrbacher
$300 is the going rate I've seen for vertical. I've seen prices of $1200 for horizontal. http://www.pacwireless.com/products/ODH9-9.shtml http://www.pacwireless.com/products/omni_900mhz.shtml Brian Joshua M. Andrews wrote: Hello all, I’m planning on purchasing some test equipment designed

Re: [WISPA] 900 MHz Omni-Directional Antennas PRICE!?

2006-09-26 Thread Blair Davis
Well, I'm deploying SR9's with MikroTik next week. Can't beat the RB112's for price. Put them in the Pac-wireless NEMA boxes for clients with yagis and hoping to see the 900 MHz Rootennas soon We will be using RB532A's for our AP's. I'm planning on using Netstream with polling for our

Re: [WISPA] 900 MHz Omni-Directional Antennas PRICE!?

2006-09-26 Thread Carl A Jeptha
Also check with http://www.superpass.com You have a Good Day now, Carl A Jeptha http://www.airnet.ca Office Phone: 905 349-2084 Office Hours: 9:00am - 5:00pm skype cajeptha Blair Davis wrote: Well, I'm deploying SR9's with MikroTik next week. Can't beat the RB112's for price. Put

Re: [WISPA] 900 MHz Omni-Directional Antennas PRICE!?

2006-09-26 Thread Scott Reed
I know someone that has a 900MHz Rootenna.  Disappointed that they are only about 1 deep inside.  RB112 is just under 1-1/4.  He made it fit, but not happy about the way it went together. Scott Reed Owner NewWays Wireless Networking Network Design, Installation and Administration

Re: [WISPA] 900 MHz Omni-Directional Antennas PRICE!?

2006-09-26 Thread Blair Davis
If they are only one inch deep, they will be close to useless. Scott Reed wrote: I know someone that has a 900MHz Rootenna. Disappointed that they are only about 1" deep inside. RB112 is just under 1-1/4". He made it fit, but not happy about the way it went together. Scott

Re: [WISPA] Form 477 goes public????

2006-09-26 Thread Joe Laura
With an extremly small percentage of Wisp's filling the numbers will be way off anyway. I personally do not think my client count is anyones business other than staff. I kinda wish I never would have filed now. Superior Wireless New Orleans,La. www.superior1.com - Original Message - From:

[WISPA] MT Bridge quits bridging.

2006-09-26 Thread J. Vogel
I have a Mikrotik unit that had been running pretty flawlessly for almost a year that has failed 3 times in the last 2 1/2 days or so. The unit is a RB532 with MT 2.9.28 on it, 32 MB Ram, 265Mhz processor, Atheros AR5213 radio bridged to ether1, WDS, associated to its sister unit for a ptp link.

Re: [WISPA] 900 MHz Omni-Directional Antennas PRICE!?

2006-09-26 Thread Mark Koskenmaki
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