Re: [WISPA] New install driving me crazy....

2009-10-15 Thread Ryan Spott
How many subs on the tower? Is the tower linked to a CPE that is linked to your main tower (poor mans repeater?) ryan On Thu, Oct 15, 2009 at 2:30 PM, Mark McElvy mmce...@accubak.com wrote: Installing a new customer, Tranzeo CPQ-19 to a MT AP, -60 signal up/dn, -102 noise. About half the time

Re: [WISPA] WISP BUY OUT

2009-10-20 Thread Ryan Spott
If you post any URLs make sure you start the url with a and end it with an like: http://www.reuters.com/article/pressRelease/idUS202228+19-Oct-2009+GNW20091019 The makes GUIs realize that the URL is one line. :) ryan On Tue, Oct 20, 2009 at 8:30 AM, Josh Luthman

Re: [WISPA] OT: Used Tower Pricing.

2009-10-22 Thread Ryan Spott
In WA state they are trying to make it a law that no cash leaves the scrapyard. Only checks dated 2 days in the future. Makes it harder to turn a quick buck on metal recycling ryan On Thu, Oct 22, 2009 at 8:26 AM, Robert West robert.w...@just-micro.com wrote: It's funny but I bet that happens.

Re: [WISPA] OT: Used Tower Pricing.

2009-10-22 Thread Ryan Spott
make it illegal to write any other date other tan the present on a bearer instrument That's an uphill battle. Sent from my Verizon Wireless BlackBerry -Original Message- From: Ryan Spott rsp...@cspott.com Date: Thu, 22 Oct 2009 08:34:13 To: WISPA General Listwireless@wispa.org

Re: [WISPA] budget friendly set top boxes

2009-10-26 Thread Ryan Spott
http://stason.org/TULARC/pc/wireless-cable/index.html or cableaml.com uses MMDS spectrum (I think?) same freq (2.6Ghz?) clearwire uses. ryan On Mon, Oct 26, 2009 at 2:07 PM, jason bailey j284...@yahoo.com wrote: Does anyone remember the old analog wireless cable  systems?They had many

Re: [WISPA] MT Lamer question

2009-10-27 Thread Ryan Spott
http://wiki.mikrotik.com/wiki/Bruteforce_login_prevention_(FTP_%26_SSH) ryan On Tue, Oct 27, 2009 at 9:13 AM, Nick Olsen n...@brevardwireless.com wrote: What service are they trying to hit? FTP? SSH? If they are hitting SSH or FTP, and you don't have a use for them, just disable them. Nick

Re: [WISPA] Halloween request

2009-10-30 Thread Ryan Spott
HA! During storms, Nagios will freak out that I have 50 customers down here and there.. The SMS messages on my phone get me up to check. After a brief panic I realize the customers are the victims of a localized power outage! The SMS messages telling me the customers are back on usually lull me

Re: [WISPA] DMCA - copyright infringement

2009-11-09 Thread Ryan Spott
I agree with Chuck H. Do not give them ANY information regarding your customer without a subpoena. You could take the route of one ISP... (I cannot find the article) ... they charge the studio for research time for each notice they get. The notices stopped coming in so fast when the bills went

Re: [WISPA] DMCA - copyright infringement

2009-11-09 Thread Ryan Spott
our AUP... Fourth time around their service is disconnected and the address is black listed. On Mon, Nov 9, 2009 at 11:15 AM, Ryan Spott rsp...@cspott.com wrote: I agree with Chuck H. Do not give them ANY information regarding your customer without a subpoena. You could take the route

Re: [WISPA] Small Managed Switches

2009-11-12 Thread Ryan Spott
It's not a compatibility issue, it is a should and shall issue. There is no IEEE standard or RFC for port auto-negotiation so Cisco does not have one. (period). ryan On Thu, Nov 12, 2009 at 10:21 AM, RickG rgunder...@gmail.com wrote: Cisco makes great routers but their switches suck. They have

Re: [WISPA] Cat3 instead of Cat5

2009-11-17 Thread Ryan Spott
I do this when the customer has a smart closet http://www.leviton.com/OA_HTML/ibeCZzpHome.jsp?minisite=10027respid=22372 It works great. Until we get Gig-E wireless... then boy oh boy, I might have to do some re-wiring! ryan On Tue, Nov 17, 2009 at 1:12 PM, Forbes Mercy

Re: [WISPA] Intermittant connectivity

2009-11-19 Thread Ryan Spott
netstat -a might show you 4billion connections? ryan On Thu, Nov 19, 2009 at 2:39 PM, Mark McElvy mmce...@accubak.com wrote: Ok, I went out the problem customer and switched them to bridged mode and set their router to do PPPoe and ShaZam, all is good. Why is this only happening with some of

Re: [WISPA] Metered Billing (time of use billing)

2009-11-21 Thread Ryan Spott
My father in law lives off the grid so he turns off the everything in the house when he is gone... The power is OFF. He got home one day and was throttled by Hughes. W. T. F. and there was no arguing the point with the rep. Man was he ticked. Former AF Colonel.. NEVER swears. He swore a lot that

Re: [WISPA] Times Microwave EZ connectors

2009-11-24 Thread Ryan Spott
Why can't we have something like this: http://www.tvcinc.com/products.aspx?item_group_id=174product_line_id=5 Then I can have a factory sealed pigtail coming out of my antenna, and a factory sealed pigtail coming out of my radio.. Then the 2 can meet in silicon squished bliss. ryan On Tue, Nov

Re: [WISPA] Crown Castle

2009-11-25 Thread Ryan Spott
Who signs the personal guarantee for Clearwire? ryan On Wed, Nov 25, 2009 at 7:26 AM, Josh Luthman j...@imaginenetworksllc.comwrote: What I suggest is if you do need to sign a personal guarantee, do it very very sparingly. If you have a personal guarantee, though, keep it at the top of the

Re: [WISPA] Tranzeo TR-902 Firmware

2009-12-01 Thread Ryan Spott
. The AP have to be rebooted at their location. NGL -- From: D. Ryan Spott rsp...@cspott.com Sent: Tuesday, December 01, 2009 3:13 PM To: WISPA General List wireless@wispa.org Cc: wireless@wispa.org Subject: Re: [WISPA] Tranzeo TR-902 Firmware

Re: [WISPA] 20 mile link

2009-12-02 Thread Ryan Spott
I used to run monitors this big but my neck began to hurt way too much.. Like watching tennis all day. ryan On Wed, Dec 2, 2009 at 8:23 AM, Brad Belton b...@belwave.com wrote: Funny you mention this...yes, viewing RadioMobile or Wispmon on my twin 30 monitors running 2560 x 1600 each makes

Re: [WISPA] DSL or cable company connectivity

2009-12-02 Thread Ryan Spott
Use an ISP that allows for reselling, then it is not an issue. Megapath comes to mind. ryan On Wed, Dec 2, 2009 at 1:59 PM, Mike m...@aweiowa.com wrote: We were having a private conversation off-list and something came up. I know some of you use DSL or cable company connectivity as backup

Re: [WISPA] health insurance

2009-12-06 Thread Ryan Spott
My Plans? I am going to create 4 new jobs and really stimulate the economy. Job 1: I am going to quit my day job. It is a high-paying job that provides benefits to myself and my family. This job can go to whom-ever wants it. Job 2: I will work full time for my company. Job 3: The growth of my

Re: [WISPA] health insurance

2009-12-06 Thread Ryan Spott
My wife is from South Africa where they have a public health care system. One of the fastest growing industries is private healthcare. If you want better service or do not want to wait in huge lines or want to go to the newest hospitals you pay extra to visit the private services. That sounds

Re: [WISPA] health insurance

2009-12-07 Thread Ryan Spott
Take away my ice cream then. I pay my own way - and I am fairly healthy although I could lose some weight. I still run circles around my firefighters on my fire department, the ones that are 20-25 years younger than I. Where does all this stop? Will they actually want to take away my

[WISPA] What the heck is Matt doing now?!? WAS: Re: Insurance

2009-12-09 Thread Ryan Spott
WOW! What ARE you doing now Matt? I really enjoyed your talk at the *last* ISP-Con. ryan On Wed, Dec 9, 2009 at 7:24 AM, Chuck Profito cprof...@cv-access.comwrote: Well Matt, Just what are you doing after One Ring? Where are you hanging out, what does your virtual shingle say? Are you

Re: [WISPA] Yagi vs. Grid?

2009-12-11 Thread Ryan Spott
http://www.odessaoffice.com/wireless/ Marlon, one of the reasons I got into this business I curse him every day. :) ryan On Fri, Dec 11, 2009 at 8:03 AM, Steve Barnes st...@pcswin.com wrote: Marlon do you have a list or single access to all these little articles you have written. Or do

Re: [WISPA] Ethernet Cabling

2009-12-17 Thread Ryan Spott
The icky-pick http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Icky-pick or monkey-s*** as my telco friends call it... that is on normal cables is clear and a PITA to get off. I also find that it runs into everything when it gets hot. I moved to Western Washington State to avoid the running of the gel when it gets

Re: [WISPA] Crazy Tech Support

2009-12-23 Thread Ryan Spott
You'll need this: http://zapatopi.net/afdb/ ryan On Wed, Dec 23, 2009 at 1:36 PM, Matt Larsen - Lists li...@manageisp.comwrote: Just when I thought I'd seen everything We have a customer who lives in a converted missile silo that has been using our services for a few months. He's an

Re: [WISPA] power management tools for cell sites

2009-12-24 Thread Ryan Spott
I use a SuperRMS board. Simple and allows me to graph just about everything. ryan On Thu, Dec 24, 2009 at 6:24 PM, Rogelio scubac...@gmail.com wrote: I'm hoping someone on this list might recommend me some power management options for cell sites. Ideally, I would like something that does

Re: [WISPA] Being Rude to Customers

2009-12-28 Thread Ryan Spott
One customer called about 30 times and left messages. MAJOR OUTAGE We listened to the Vmail, looked them up, and then found that they had purchased a new router and did not know how to configure it. Yeah, they get to wait till Tuesday morning when we re-open! ryan On Sun, Dec 27, 2009 at

Re: [WISPA] CheckPoint VPN/firewall

2009-12-28 Thread Ryan Spott
All public IPs or do you have NAT anywhere? ryan On Mon, Dec 28, 2009 at 10:55 AM, Nick Olsen n...@brevardwireless.com wrote: We have a customer that is playing host to some Russian Guests, They are trying to connect to a checkpoint vpn in moscow. It looks like it is standard IPsec. It won't

Re: [WISPA] CheckPoint VPN/firewall

2009-12-28 Thread Ryan Spott
have also tried Bridging it and giving a standard linksys another IP thus bypassing the RB750's nat, and that didn't work either. Nick Olsen Brevard Wireless (321) 205-1100 x106 From: Ryan Spott rsp...@cspott.com Sent: Monday, December 28, 2009 2:02

[WISPA] Does anyone have an APC EMS Device?

2009-12-29 Thread Ryan Spott
http://snpi.dell.com/sna/images/products/large/A0497965.jpg If you have one, and are willing to open it, can you tell me what the output voltage of the power supply is? Mine has a fried power supply and I feel the need to jury-rig it. ryan

Re: [WISPA] Painting Radome

2009-12-30 Thread Ryan Spott
To test for metal perform this experiment in a microwave that is not owned by you. (that last part is key!) Spray on paper plate, allow to dry, place in microwave for 10 seconds. Press start. Sparks? There is metal in that there paint. No Sparks? Pretty sure it is free of metal! ryan On Wed,

Re: [WISPA] Painting Radome

2009-12-30 Thread Ryan Spott
in the microwave.  We do experiments as it is.  The kids favorite is making plasma balls with grapes.  We have an odd household.. Thanks! Bob- -Original Message- From: wireless-boun...@wispa.org [mailto:wireless-boun...@wispa.org] On Behalf Of Ryan Spott Sent: Wednesday, December 30, 2009

Re: [WISPA] Bandwidth limitation enforcement

2009-12-30 Thread Ryan Spott
http://wiki.mikrotik.com/wiki/TransparentTrafficShaper will get you started for pennies. Then you can grow from there. ryan On Wed, Dec 30, 2009 at 1:34 PM, Ugo Bellavance u...@lubik.ca wrote: On 2009-12-30 16:28, Josh Luthman wrote: What kind of equipment do you have? A firewall, managed

Re: [WISPA] Wimax gear

2009-12-30 Thread Ryan Spott
Unimog. Forget speed, just get there. :) ryan On Wed, Dec 30, 2009 at 1:41 PM, Matt Larsen - Lists li...@manageisp.com wrote: A Porsche Cayenne could probably handle it, plus do about 140mph. I almost got a used one last spring, but my wife vetoed it.   Had a lot of fun on the take it home

Re: [WISPA] MT Mikropoynt

2010-01-08 Thread Ryan Spott
http://tranzeofaq.com/images/site_survey/images/ ryan On Fri, Jan 8, 2010 at 2:54 PM, Eje Gustafsson e...@wisp-router.com wrote: Look it got my Name on it even... =) Love it... -Original Message- From: wireless-boun...@wispa.org [mailto:wireless-boun...@wispa.org] On Behalf Of Josh

Re: [WISPA] stolen solar site

2010-01-18 Thread Ryan Spott
We have a site where they sat there and sawed through the 1/2 inch master lock hasp. After everything was stolen that was not bolted down, they cut though all of the bolts. Amazing really. Battery powered dremel cutting wheels... For the Win? Lose? ryan On Mon, Jan 18, 2010 at 5:56 PM, Steve

Re: [WISPA] EBS Licensing

2010-01-21 Thread Ryan Spott
Heh, I used to be a technology coordinator for a k-12 school district. When I got there they had never used the Internet or email, or anything. After we got a fractional T1 in place (128kbps! WOOT!) I did some inservice training for some teachers. One of them started griping about how the

Re: [WISPA] New UBNT M line, 802.11n without TDMA?

2009-08-26 Thread Ryan Spott
Be aware though, you cannot mix and match at the same time.For example: 1 Airmax AP and 10 Airmax enabled CPE = Airmax network. 1 Airmax AP, 9 Airmax enabled CPE and 1 802.11G/N = 802.11G/N network. ryan On Wed, Aug 26, 2009 at 6:26 AM, Michael Baird m...@tc3net.com wrote: Not sure if this is

Re: [WISPA] New UBNT M line, 802.11n without TDMA?

2009-08-26 Thread Ryan Spott
Correct. ryan On Wed, Aug 26, 2009 at 9:22 AM, Michael Baird m...@tc3net.com wrote: Ryan, That's not correct. Your second example will not accept a 802.11G/N client. When airmax is enabled, no normal 802.11 client will even see the AP. You must disable airmax on the AP in order to handle

Re: [WISPA] New UBNT M line, 802.11n without TDMA?

2009-08-26 Thread Ryan Spott
But you cannot mix and match correct? ryan On Wed, Aug 26, 2009 at 9:25 AM, Michael Baird m...@tc3net.com wrote: Airmax is enabled when a Ubiquity product is in AP mode, it's a tick box. Airmax capable clients will autodetect whether the AP is airmax enabled or not. Regards Michael

Re: [WISPA] wind jammer communications

2009-09-11 Thread Ryan Spott
We worked a deal out with the powercompany for back pole fees. It was hard because our power company is a public entity and there cannot be a discount because it would be a 'gift of public funds' to do so. if your pole owners are a private entity, then negotiations should be a little more

Re: [WISPA] Searchable Map of Stimulus projects

2009-09-15 Thread Ryan Spott
When I search these websites for my county (Snohomish County, WA), I come up with SEVERAL listings for CTURN Corporation out of Oregon http://broadbandsearch.sc.egov.usda.gov/SearchResult_Company.aspx?CompanyId=1f78822b-3a4c-43a7-af4a-461b44b65a51. They appear to have over 130 applications showing

Re: [WISPA] license for amplifier?

2009-09-22 Thread Ryan Spott
WOW! L-Com++! Usually you hear lots of banter on these sites about so and so vendor is selling big time illegal stuff but this time.. I guess not! Starting to feel like the local feed store not selling grandma the industrial pesticide because it is just not legal or sane! I like this, maybe I

Re: [WISPA] Link Planning Software

2009-09-24 Thread Ryan Spott
I use National Geographic's Topo! software. It works quite well. Just toss the contents of the CD-ROM into the same folder as the software and you don't need the CD-ROM at all. ryan On Wed, Sep 23, 2009 at 10:31 PM, Blair Davis the...@wmwisp.net wrote: It may sound stupid, but I use Delorm Topo

Re: [WISPA] OT - Text Messages

2009-09-29 Thread Ryan Spott
When I have parents that are concerned about their kids getting on that facebooky thing I tell them to have their kids put their username/password in a sealed envelope and put that in a visible place in the house (the fridge or something) then if there is an issue with the kid running off with

Re: [WISPA] To G or not to G :-)

2009-10-01 Thread Ryan Spott
-- oh, wait, this is not the Canopy list. LOL! :) How many users per AP? ryan On Thu, Oct 1, 2009 at 1:08 PM, Jayson Baker jay...@spectrasurf.com wrote: I'll tell you what we do, but won't get into defending it for the next month -- oh, wait, this is not the Canopy list... Our

Re: [WISPA] XBOX 360

2009-10-05 Thread Ryan Spott
Ach mien lieben! ryan On Mon, Oct 5, 2009 at 12:02 PM, Mike m...@aweiowa.com wrote: I'm ashamed to admit I don't know the name, but it looks VERY familiar to the old Wolfenstein with updated backgrounds.  I can find out what the game is.  It's pretty gory shoot 'em up commando stuff. At

[WISPA] Height above metal roof

2006-06-29 Thread Ryan Spott
I have been offered the roof of a barn in my area to mount 900, 2.4 and 5.8 APs. What is the minimum height above the metal that I want to be at if I were to mount omnis? I figured you folks would know with all the talk of metal water towers and metal silos. Thanks! ryan -- WISPA Wireless

[WISPA] Outgrowing your AP

2006-08-03 Thread Ryan Spott
I am quickly outgrowing my current AP. I currently have an AP on the side of a mountain with all of my clients within 1 90* sector. How do I add an AP without blasting myself away with my own signal? Do I put 2 APs up there with 45* sectors on them? Do I put 2 APs up there with 90* sectors

Re: [WISPA] Outgrowing your AP

2006-08-03 Thread Ryan Spott
2 or 3 meg capacity. If you are using 900 MHz or 5 GHz then let me know and I will discuss usage options in those bands. Scriv Ryan Spott wrote: I am quickly outgrowing my current AP. I currently have an AP on the side of a mountain with all of my clients within 1 90* sector. How do I add

Re: [WISPA] Wireless AP w/o router

2006-08-21 Thread Ryan Spott
Most of my clients want wireless in their houses. Part of my install is to configure their inside wireless for them if they have the device there while I am there for a moderate fee. I tell them to just go down to Staples or Radio Shack ("You got questions, we got blank stares") and tell the

Re: [WISPA] Sometimes you just need to know you know

2006-08-22 Thread Ryan Spott
The 4800 or 5400 RPM 5-10[minute] seek times on the old drives in those does not help either! :) I had several labs of those things when I was managing school districts. They are great machines. You can call thank apple for driving the cost of USB, and in some cases wireless, down to

Re: [WISPA] Cable right of entry

2006-08-31 Thread Ryan Spott
chris cooper wrote: I have a marketing exclusive with an MTU for broadband. The cable sales folks keep showing up soliciting new business for their phone/broadband/video offering. Property mgmt. has been telling the cable reps that they do not have rights to solicit, only install on

Re: [WISPA] power draw

2006-12-28 Thread Ryan Spott
Travis, When you do want to power things down, I suggest one or many of these: http://www.baytech.net/products/rpcseries.shtml Not only can you remotely reboot items via a telnet console, but these devices show True RMS current usage. A clamp meter will show you power going one way, but in a

Re: [WISPA] StarOS or Microtik with TRCPQ clients...

2006-12-29 Thread Ryan Spott
N White wrote, On 12/28/2006 11:30 PM: Nick. Is. A. God. (and has EXCELLENT reading comprehension!) Correction. It's late, I'm tired, and have had too much wine. I meant that the TRCPQ is Atheros based, not TRCPE. This is from a Tranzeo list: The CPE90 is

Re: [WISPA] Fiar use policy

2006-12-29 Thread Ryan Spott
Marlon, This is a VERY well written policy that works well. Since it is automated it also P***ES off subscribers. My father-in-law uses Hughes. He bought an electronic copy of Adobe Photoshop. The version he purchased was a 3CD-ROM set. He got through 1 CD rom and POOF he was on dialup

[WISPA] Possible Client(s) outside Steamboat Springs, CO. St David, AZ

2007-01-05 Thread Ryan Spott
No one provides services to this address? I have another one, in another state: 1605 S Saint Mary's Way St David, AZ 31.877758,-110.211368 and/or :) 37735 County Road 179, Steamboat Springs, CO 80487 40.465364,-106.994648 Let me know if you service this area. These folks are about to make

[WISPA] OT: Small office VoIP phone systems

2007-02-02 Thread Ryan Spott
Sorry to be off topic here folks, but I trust all but one of you. :) I am looking for a small office VoIP phone system. It needs to support at least 4 Analog (outside) phone lines and at least 16 or so SIP based phones. Most of the Phones will be on a LAN in the building with about 4 phones

Re: [WISPA] WA State WISPS

2007-02-14 Thread Ryan Spott
Anyone? ryan D. Ryan Spott wrote, On 2/13/2007 4:43 PM: Hello all! I am looking at leasing space on the ground or on a tower owned by WA State Department of Natural Resources. When I look at the leasing brochure they list wireless broadband providers and cellular telephone carriers

[WISPA] Looking for dual band 2.4 and 900 Sector antennas

2007-02-16 Thread Ryan Spott
I am trying to reduce wind-loading on a tower. Any suggestions would be great! thanks! ryan -- WISPA Wireless List: wireless@wispa.org Subscribe/Unsubscribe: http://lists.wispa.org/mailman/listinfo/wireless Archives: http://lists.wispa.org/pipermail/wireless/

Re: [WISPA] Looking to Sell..........

2010-06-11 Thread Ryan Spott
What are you guys moving to? ryan On Fri, Jun 11, 2010 at 7:54 AM, Sara Gray li...@jcwifi.com wrote: Tranzeo CPQ 19f We are switching frequencies and have between 50 and 100 to sell. Hoping they are worth around $100. Please reply offlist to i...@jcwifi.com. Sara Gray

Re: [WISPA] Fiber GePon unit

2010-06-18 Thread Ryan Spott
I would forward this to the motor...@afmug.com list. ryan On Fri, Jun 18, 2010 at 1:28 PM, Cameron Kilton c...@midcoast.com wrote: I have a VersaTech/Tellion GePon unit for sale. If you are interested please contact off list, We paid over $3000 for it. It can do 128 subs. We used it for

Re: [WISPA] OT: Tape backup

2010-07-13 Thread Ryan Spott
Sata drives in a Sata slot reader. ryan On Tue, Jul 13, 2010 at 1:23 PM, Jason Hensley ja...@jaggartech.com wrote: What are you guys using for Tape backup options? Prefer something SCSI to replace existing tape drive that has failed. I just personally hate tape. Thanks!

Re: [WISPA] Rural Telco in Washington Gets $17,763 per line

2010-07-13 Thread Ryan Spott
It really is hard not to be a hippy. :) ryan On Tue, Jul 13, 2010 at 1:50 PM, MDK rea...@muddyfrogwater.us wrote: I dunno what it is about my personality, but I really, REALLY hate collecting money.I hate asking for it.I hate setting prices. I always look at it as if I were the

Re: [WISPA] OT: Tape backup

2010-07-13 Thread Ryan Spott
Retrospect for PC/Mac backup. Rsync for unix machines. ryan On Jul 13, 2010, at 6:20 PM, Stuart Pierce wrote: What backup software is being used now, Veritas ? -- Original Message -- From: Josh Luthman j...@imaginenetworksllc.com Reply-To: WISPA

Re: [WISPA] Digital Loggers script

2010-07-14 Thread Ryan Spott
Or, use the perl script they seem to pimp in their FAQ: http://www.digital-loggers.com/files/uu4.zip Something along the lines of: Usage: UserUtil Host[:port] login:password [n]{on|off|pulse|status} Examples: 192.168.0.100:80 admin:1234 5on 192.168.0.100:80 admin:1234 status 192.168.0.100:80

Re: [WISPA] Off-net rebooting

2010-07-27 Thread Ryan Spott
$200 bucks and a prepaid SIM card? http://www.gsm-auto.com/ ryan On Tue, Jul 27, 2010 at 1:50 PM, Mike Hammett wispawirel...@ics-il.netwrote: They still them and actively support them in many areas, according to them. They say the problem is that the paging providers are closing down in

Re: [WISPA] Pole-mounted base stations

2010-07-28 Thread Ryan Spott
Was this a WA state PUD? Do you have some pics of an install or 2? ryan On Wed, Jul 28, 2010 at 9:12 AM, Paul Gerstenberger pa...@hrec.coop wrote: Our APs are generally on dedicated poles. We did work a deal with a neighbor PUD to mount some equipment on their primary poles, in which case we

Re: [WISPA] MT question

2010-08-10 Thread Ryan Spott
Is anyone registered to that wireless interface? If not, then the R shouldn't show up as it is not running until something is connected to it. ryan On Tue, Aug 10, 2010 at 11:22 AM, Forbes Mercy forbes.me...@wabroadband.com wrote: You're basic 433 with an SR2, Winbox sees both but the R

Re: [WISPA] Major Disaster

2010-08-18 Thread Ryan Spott
Do you have public IPs on this tower, can one of us log in and look? Are you keeping cacti or MRTG graphs of your signal strength etc? If I still lived in Boonville I would be over in a heart-beat! ryan On Wed, Aug 18, 2010 at 8:05 AM, ~NGL~ n...@ngl.net wrote: I have a tower with all

Re: [WISPA] Major Disaster

2010-08-18 Thread Ryan Spott
Log into 5 customer radios. Change secondary SSID on the CPE to something different from your APs SSID. Change your AP SSID to match this new one. Do this a few times until you find the problem client(s). 50 clients is A LOT for a TR902F. ryan On Wed, Aug 18, 2010 at 8:05 AM, ~NGL~

Re: [WISPA] Major Disaster

2010-08-18 Thread Ryan Spott
4847 | ch...@uplogon.com On 8/18/2010 11:12 AM, Ryan Spott wrote: Log into 5 customer radios. Change secondary SSID on the CPE to something different from your APs SSID. Change your AP SSID to match this new one. Do this a few times until you find the problem client(s). 50

Re: [WISPA] Finding cacti ethernet graphing template for MT 4.x

2010-08-18 Thread Ryan Spott
I am using the standard SNMP interface graphs for ethernet on my ROS4.X router. Seems to work well. ryan On Wed, Aug 18, 2010 at 2:04 PM, Justin Mann justinl...@unwiredwest.comwrote: Hello, I am looking for some working Cacti traffic templates for Mikrotik routers, RouterOS version 4.x, for

Re: [WISPA] no net but ping works

2010-08-26 Thread Ryan Spott
Hey Mark, How many CPE are attached to your AP? Have you adjusted RTS/CTS Settings? Take a look here: http://www.tranzeofaq.com/RTS-CTS.html ryan On Wed, Aug 25, 2010 at 9:09 PM, Mark Dueck m...@netking.bz wrote: I don't think it's a DNS because most clients that are complaining are from

Re: [WISPA] no net but ping works

2010-08-26 Thread Ryan Spott
firmware had. All the Tranzeo's have their RTS at 3000, their default.  I checked the NS2's, but I can't find that setting in the webGUI. How do I check/change that? On 08/26/2010 07:56 AM, Ryan Spott wrote: Hey Mark, How many CPE are attached to your AP? Have you adjusted RTS/CTS Settings

Re: [WISPA] no net but ping works

2010-08-26 Thread Ryan Spott
to everything below: My experience: ryan On Thu, Aug 26, 2010 at 8:23 AM, Mark Dueck m...@netking.bz wrote: I found the RTS settings in the NS2's ..    I have never messed with the RTS settings.  Should I change the NS2s to the 3000 that the SL2's have?? On 08/26/2010 07:56 AM, Ryan Spott wrote: Hey

Re: [WISPA] no net but ping works

2010-08-26 Thread Ryan Spott
in the webGUI. How do I check/change that? On 08/26/2010 07:56 AM, Ryan Spott wrote: Hey Mark, How many CPE are attached to your AP? Have you adjusted RTS/CTS Settings? Take a look here: http://www.tranzeofaq.com/RTS-CTS.html ryan On Wed, Aug 25, 2010 at 9:09 PM, Mark Dueck m

Re: [WISPA] DC Remote reboot?

2010-08-27 Thread Ryan Spott
http://www.packetflux.com/index.php?main_page=product_infocPath=6products_id=25zenid=c94a547543bf7e6bd2dd4f846565677f ryan On Fri, Aug 27, 2010 at 10:03 AM, Justin Wilson li...@mtin.net wrote: Does anyone know of a product which is a POE power supply in addition to having remote reboot

Re: [WISPA] direct bury pole?

2010-09-10 Thread Ryan Spott
Like this: http://www.specialliteproducts.com/commerciallighting/streetlightpoles.aspx But you really, really probably want something like this: http://www.precastconcepts.com/products_light_pole_bases.php#Light Pole Bases Then bolt on the light post. Add an accent light for looks! ryan On

[WISPA] McCaw losing money?

2007-03-28 Thread Ryan Spott
Just a little bit! I was just talking to a local PC reseller and I asked him what ClearWire gave him when he signed up a new customer. 180 bucks! Per sub! It is normally 80 bucks per sub but when he reaches a certain threshold, he gets 180. So what does the next-net equipment cost? and

[WISPA] How many of you actually use your own service?

2007-04-09 Thread Ryan Spott
I always tell my clients that I use my own service and that I will usually know before they do that things are slow or not working because my family will call me MUCH faster than any client. This builds trust with my clients. ... Recently I was emailed by another WISP in my area and I noticed

Re: [WISPA] Utility Pole cell

2010-02-09 Thread Ryan Spott
First off, tell them you do NOT want to be in the power space, you want to be in the communications space. (Otherwise all of your installs and maintenance will need to be done by a lineman... this is for YOUR safety!) Tell them your equipment is the equivalent of a cable-TV power supply and is

Re: [WISPA] Utility Pole cell

2010-02-09 Thread Ryan Spott
have to much more then that. On Tue, Feb 9, 2010 at 8:34 AM, Ryan Spott rsp...@cspott.com wrote: First off, tell them you do NOT want to be in the power space, you want to be in the communications space. (Otherwise all of your installs and maintenance will need to be done by a lineman

Re: [WISPA] Utility Pole cell

2010-02-09 Thread Ryan Spott
Another pic from my google-stalking... http://minnesota.publicradio.org/display/web/2008/03/25/wifi/ ryan On Tue, Feb 9, 2010 at 1:37 PM, Ryan Spott rsp...@cspott.com wrote: I live in Western WA.. my power is just a hair more expensive than Marlon's! I have been looking into something like

Re: [WISPA] That black magic

2010-02-23 Thread Ryan Spott
Well, before he invests in an install, have him rent a lift truck or something to see what he can see. I have a few links that have this type of knife edge defraction. I run them using 802.11 gear (Mtik/Tranzeo). When I allowed full on access to all the speed I could provide, complaints came from

Re: [WISPA] Clear

2010-02-24 Thread Ryan Spott
Clear focuses on 20K+ populations. They will not announce availability until they are fully commissioned. They will also not allow for new accounts while they are converting from the old clearwire system to the new clear system *(wimax?). ryan On Wed, Feb 24, 2010 at 8:35 AM, Forbes Mercy

Re: [WISPA] FCC Broadband plan call for more spectrum---- but notforWISP's that's for sure.

2010-02-24 Thread Ryan Spott
But we could call it ours! :) On Wed, Feb 24, 2010 at 3:26 PM, lakel...@gbcx.net wrote: I don't think that money would buy the whiite space over The mist remote part of Alaska I'm sorry to say Sent from my Verizon Wireless BlackBerry -Original Message- From: Philip Dorr

Re: [WISPA] Scheduling - again!

2010-02-26 Thread Ryan Spott
I assume you don't want to use http://goldenstatenetwork.com/circuitfiles/ http://goldenstatenetwork.com/circuitfiles/ryan On Fri, Feb 26, 2010 at 11:04 AM, Scott Vander Dussen sc...@velociter.netwrote: I've brought up the vehicle route optimization scheduling question a few times and based

Re: [WISPA] Moisture Abatement Techniques

2010-03-01 Thread Ryan Spott
Do NOT use silica gel!!! it absorbs the water.. then releases it when the pressure changes or temp changes. (I know this because I flooded a sealed jbox with water by doing this!) Drill a weep-hole in the lowest part of your gear, mount things high in larger than normal boxes so the water can

Re: [WISPA] tower contracts

2010-03-02 Thread Ryan Spott
unless caused by Grantor's negligent or willful conduct or Grantor's failure to fulfill its maintenance obligations as set forth in Paragraph 6 above. is your out. This looks pretty good. One of the things we have added to our contracts is legal fees arising from litigation are the

Re: [WISPA] tower contracts

2010-03-02 Thread Ryan Spott
, RickG rgunder...@gmail.com wrote: Great tip! So, otherwise you would sign it? I'm runnig it past a lawyer friend but wanted to hammer out any details before he gets involved. Thanks! -RickG On Tue, Mar 2, 2010 at 7:08 PM, Ryan Spott rsp...@cspott.com wrote: unless caused by Grantor's

Re: [WISPA] E-Rate Information

2010-03-11 Thread Ryan Spott
Eric, Other than about 4 forms a year you have to fill out the system is really easy to get into. Change your rates to market rate (don't overcharge the school). The school pays this full amount. You then get a check from the erate folks that you sign over to the school once a year. (this is

Re: [WISPA] 5.4 legal ptp radios

2010-03-11 Thread Ryan Spott
- From: D. Ryan Spott [mailto:rsp...@cspott.com] Sent: March-11-10 10:28 AM To: nstooke...@wisperisp.com; WISPA General List Subject: Re: [WISPA] 5.4 legal ptp radios The TR5a does have DFS. I think Damian Wallace's rant goes like this: We give the radio to a testing lab

Re: [WISPA] State Education Networks?

2010-03-11 Thread Ryan Spott
In WA state the K-20 is strictly telco. (Verizon Qwest). The WA-K-20 is pretty much a gold standard as far as educational networks goes. ryan On Thu, Mar 11, 2010 at 8:17 PM, Kevin Owen ko...@fsr.com wrote: The State I provide service in (Idaho) is in the process of building a Statewide

Re: [WISPA] Indoor IP Video Camera Recommendation (way off topic)

2010-03-11 Thread Ryan Spott
Mobotix FTW. ryan On Thu, Mar 11, 2010 at 8:12 PM, Jeremy Parr jeremyp...@gmail.com wrote: On 11 March 2010 23:08, Scott Carullo sc...@brevardwireless.com wrote: I usually use IQEye Outdoor Sentry cameras... they are awesome and expensive network cameras. I need some less

Re: [WISPA] here it come$

2010-03-12 Thread Ryan Spott
http://img529.imageshack.us/img529/1984/picture3vs8.png And that is all I have to say about that... ryan On Fri, Mar 12, 2010 at 5:49 PM, Mike Hammett wispawirel...@ics-il.netwrote: Oh, don't suggest that! Every time someone suggests WISPA do some collective bargaining, someone cries that

Re: [WISPA] Ubiquiti Sector Tilt angle

2010-03-29 Thread Ryan Spott
And don't do what I did for the first AP install I ever did. Mount the antenna to face exactly north.. Compass says north is that-a-way.. OK.. then test.. Wait.. how come I have no signal here?!?! Over a beer I complain to my surveyor friend who reminds me about that whole Magnetic vs true

Re: [WISPA] Speaking of Tranzeo......

2010-03-31 Thread Ryan Spott
The best way to describe how to tightnen these covers is to NOT use a tool... ever. Press the cover closed near the stud... press it hard against the back plate of the radios squishing the foam. Hand tighten the nut as far as you can. Let go of cover, let the foam expand a bit. Done. DO NOT over

Re: [WISPA] Speaking of Tranzeo......

2010-03-31 Thread Ryan Spott
: 937-552-2340 Direct: 937-552-2343 1100 Wayne St Suite 1337 Troy, OH 45373 “Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.” --- Winston Churchill On Wed, Mar 31, 2010 at 5:01 PM, Ryan Spott rsp...@cspott.com wrote: The best way to describe how

Re: [WISPA] Speaking of Tranzeo......

2010-04-02 Thread Ryan Spott
Marlon, If you ever need remote help with your Tranzeo gear, let me know. You don't need the tool (in fact, it is a PITA that I am trying to help them fix!) Note that they just bought Aperto so they are now WISPA members! Welcome to WISPA Tranzeo! ryan On Fri, Apr 2, 2010 at 10:17 AM, Marlon

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