Re: [WISPA] Glossary, updated from 6 years ago post

2007-08-31 Thread Carl A jeptha
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RE: [WISPA] Mikrotik as an Orinoco AP-1000 Replacment

2007-08-31 Thread Marty Dougherty
Well once again I am going to make a statement- I have promised to be gone from here- and I basically am- But I check in once in a while and the AP1000 thread caught my eye- We have a lot of Ap2000's from YDI (30 or 40)- yes- all legal and purchased as a system from YDI. We have not bought any

Re: [WISPA] DIY Server Questions

2007-08-31 Thread Tom DeReggi
One answer only... SuperMicro. One of the few OEMs that has consistent availabilty of specific model Mainboards. Alot of work goes into making distros specific to a chipset, its nice to know it can still be gotten two years later. We use 2U cases for everything now. Its helpful to have the

Re: [WISPA] POE Surge Protectors

2007-08-31 Thread Tom DeReggi
The question is... Where do you plan to ground it? PacWireless POE w/ built-in Surge are great, if you are going to ground from the POE. But if not, the Canopy 300SS Surge Protectors for $25, let you put the break anywhere you want. For example, and the transition from outdoor to indoor, also

Re: [WISPA] POE Surge Protectors

2007-08-31 Thread Dennis Burgess
Shoot Jim a call at Jeffco SOHO, tell him Dennis senta ya. www.jeffcosoho.com On 8/30/07, Graham McIntire [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: The Pacific Wireless ones have worked well for me: http://www.pacwireless.com/products/POE.shtml Graham On 8/30/07, Carl Shivers [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote:

Re: [WISPA] Mikrotik as an Orinoco AP-1000 Replacment

2007-08-31 Thread Tom DeReggi
Marty, Whether we want to admit it or not, WISPA is an association that represents small operators. The big companies don't need representation, they have the cash to lobby for their interests better than we can lobby it for them. Therefore it is impossible for WISPA to alienate illegal

[WISPA] ice shields

2007-08-31 Thread Travis Johnson
Hi, Does anyone have a good source for inexpensive ice shields to protect a 2ft dish mounted on a tower? thanks, Travis Microserv ** Join us at the WISPA Reception at 6:30 PM on October the 16th 2007 at ISPCON

Re: [WISPA] POE Surge Protectors

2007-08-31 Thread Dennis Burgess
We have a number of items. We have 18 and 48 volt POE Injectors with Surge Suppression and both 18 and 48 volt Citel Surge Suppressors, (these work GREAT). The Citels we have some images of customers with melted citels and cat5 cables going to them, then they replace the cable and plug the 532

[WISPA] Form 477 Due Tuesday

2007-08-31 Thread Rick Harnish
These forms are due Sept 4th. The form required for this filing is at HYPERLINK http://www.fcc.gov/Forms/Form477/477.xlshttp://www.fcc.gov/Forms/Form477/4 77.xls and the detailed reporting instructions are at HYPERLINK http://www.fcc.gov/Forms/Form477/477instr.pdfhttp://www.fcc.gov/Forms/Form

Re: [WISPA] Mikrotik as an Orinoco AP-1000 Replacment

2007-08-31 Thread Mike Hammett
oh, but it is. When they certify a cocmponent, they should be able to certify it as a component, to be used in any fashion that compontent can be used in. It's not that difficult of an idea. - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com - Original Message

RE: [WISPA] Mikrotik as an Orinoco AP-1000 Replacment

2007-08-31 Thread Butch Evans
On Thu, 30 Aug 2007, Ralph wrote: Yep, and addition to being fully FCC Part 15 certified, I plugged it in with a UL approved Power cord too :-P I don't need to justify legality to allow someone to rationalize illegality. Sorry In that case, I'll apologize. I was not aware of any Orinoco

Re: [WISPA] Mikrotik as an Orinoco AP-1000 Replacment

2007-08-31 Thread George Rogato
I hear someone is coming out with a certified MT system and I hear that another someone is coming out with a certified Star system. Oh yeah, I understand that Tranzeo does their own testing and certification. Very impressive... Butch Evans wrote: On Thu, 30 Aug 2007, Ralph wrote: Yep, and

Re: [WISPA] Mikrotik as an Orinoco AP-1000 Replacment

2007-08-31 Thread John Scrivner
There are problems with the current rules which if followed to the letter of the law will lead to stifling innovation and backward behavior by operators. If Alvarion were to certify the Gabriel antenna with the B-100 then I would no longer be a criminal. That makes sense? I don't think so.

Re: [WISPA] Mikrotik as an Orinoco AP-1000 Replacment

2007-08-31 Thread Mike Hammett
John speaks so much better than I do. Good thing he's of the same mindset as myself. - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com - Original Message - From: John Scrivner [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: WISPA General List wireless@wispa.org Sent: Friday, August

Re: [WISPA] Mikrotik as an Orinoco AP-1000 Replacment

2007-08-31 Thread Tom DeReggi
And lets not forget Ligowave, who has their certified system. And ADI hard at work on releasing theirs. Tom DeReggi RapidDSL Wireless, Inc IntAirNet- Fixed Wireless Broadband - Original Message - From: George Rogato [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: WISPA General List wireless@wispa.org Sent:

Re: [WISPA] Mikrotik as an Orinoco AP-1000 Replacment

2007-08-31 Thread Tom DeReggi
John, AMEN!! That pretty much puts it in perspective. Well said. Tom DeReggi RapidDSL Wireless, Inc IntAirNet- Fixed Wireless Broadband - Original Message - From: John Scrivner [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: WISPA General List wireless@wispa.org Sent: Friday, August 31, 2007 3:56 PM

Re: [WISPA] Mikrotik as an Orinoco AP-1000 Replacment

2007-08-31 Thread George Rogato
Just this week, We at WISPA were in conference with FCC staff about rule changes seeking certified componentized self assembled systems and certified installer status. I did not hear any negativity from FCC, they were very open. Tom DeReggi wrote: John, AMEN!! That pretty much puts it in

Re: [WISPA] Mikrotik as an Orinoco AP-1000 Replacment

2007-08-31 Thread Scottie Arnett
Sorry one lineragreed! -- Original Message -- From: Tom DeReggi [EMAIL PROTECTED] Reply-To: WISPA General List wireless@wispa.org Date: Fri, 31 Aug 2007 21:37:59 -0400 John, AMEN!! That pretty much puts it in perspective. Well said. Tom DeReggi

[WISPA] USAF Department of Defense says reduce power or shut down!

2007-08-31 Thread Ralph
Let me give y'all a little taste of what it is like to be told that you are interfering with higher priority service. This came out today and concerns *licensed* Hams using a band that they have been using for decades but now the Military (primary licensee) wants the band quieter in certain