Re: [WISPA] 6 foot 6ghz antenna rule

2005-08-07 Thread John Thomas
This is a fantastic idea. I have a situation where I need to make a 24 mile shot, and the tower owner already has 5 Ghz stuff on it and is reluctant to let me put 5 GHz equipment up. 6 GHz would be sweet, but I could probably use antennas smaller than 6 ft. John Marlon K. Schafer (509)

Re: [WISPA] 6 foot 6ghz antenna rule

2005-08-07 Thread John Thomas
Lonnie, it would not be unreasonable to allow 2' or larger dishes. I don't think anyone here is thinking about real short shots. John Lonnie Nunweiler wrote: APC is useless if the antennas are not aimed properly or the distance is excessive for the antenna gain. These conditions will cause

Re: [WISPA] 6 foot 6ghz antenna rule

2005-08-06 Thread A. Huppenthal
-2181 [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: Lonnie Nunweiler [EMAIL PROTECTED]; WISPA General List wireless@wispa.org Sent: Friday, August 05, 2005 11:50 AM Subject: Re: [WISPA] 6 foot 6ghz antenna rule I think you guys are wrong on this. This is still a ptp band and it's licensed. So

Re: [WISPA] 6 foot 6ghz antenna rule

2005-08-06 Thread A. Huppenthal
Subject: Re: [WISPA] 6 foot 6ghz antenna rule Marlon and Lonnie, First Off, Lonnie I fully agree with your point that we should not suggest rules that discourage good design or make it to easy to do poor designs. However, saying we don't need more spectrum is rediculous, expecially

Re: [WISPA] 6 foot 6ghz antenna rule

2005-08-05 Thread Marlon K. Schafer (509) 982-2181
) www.odessaoffice.com/wireless www.odessaoffice.com/marlon/cam - Original Message - From: Tom DeReggi [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: WISPA General List wireless@wispa.org Sent: Friday, August 05, 2005 1:46 PM Subject: Re: [WISPA] 6 foot 6ghz antenna rule Marlon and Lonnie, First Off, Lonnie I

Re: [WISPA] 6 foot 6ghz antenna rule

2005-08-05 Thread Ron Wallace
From: Marlon K. Schafer (509) 982-2181 [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: Re: [WISPA] 6 foot 6ghz antenna rule To: WISPA General List wireless@wispa.org Last I heard a guy could get a Harris system (both ends, just radios) for a shade under $20k. Might be a bit lower now as it's been a couple

RE: [WISPA] 6 foot 6ghz antenna rule

2005-08-04 Thread Rick Smith
I'm in favor of that How about just requiring tighter beam control on 6ghz stuff ? I'm sure a 2 foot dish could be restricted down to a tighter beam... -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Marlon K. Schafer (509) 982-2181 Sent: Thursday,