Bob makes an excellent point, these channels may not provide us with reliable media. How do we address these issues? Or do we hope that the FCC will give us some spectrum in the 175- 600 Mhz region of the spectrum.
Does this mean the real frequencies we need are still 2-4 years or more away? Just a question? ---- Original message ---- >Date: Wed, 12 Oct 2005 23:29:11 -0400 >From: Bob Moldashel <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> >Subject: Re: [WISPA] We got the FCC's attention...Now it is time to tell Congress what you think...RIGHT NOW !!!!!!!! Instructions included in every detail >To: WISPA General List <firstname.lastname@example.org> > >John Scrivner wrote: > >> >> We are asking for use of any unused channels now. That is what 04-186 >> is all about. In my local area this accounts for about 300 Mhz of >> available spectrum! We are also asking for a block of channels (some >> are saying channels 2 through 4) which will become broadband >> unlicensed channels for good after the digital television transition >> is complete in 2008. This will essentially become a WISP band. >> I hope that helps, >> Scriv >> >> >Just my 2 cents > >Channels 2 thru 4 IMHO will be a nightmare. We have public safety >agencies fighting "skip" (the ability of low band signals to travel >hundreds of miles using low power) just below Channel 2 during the >summer months. If we wind up with these we will surely have >interference issues with each other as well as other lower frequency >issues that are present with this band. > >I really think we need something in the 175-600 Mhz. range. Something >that will keep most signals in the same area and not "bounce" them to >the next state certain times of the year. > >-B- > >-- >Bob Moldashel >Lakeland Communications, Inc. >Broadband Deployment Group >1350 Lincoln Avenue >Holbrook, New York 11741 USA >800-479-9195 Toll Free US & Canada >631-585-5558 Fax >516-551-1131 Cell > >-- >WISPA Wireless List: email@example.com > >Subscribe/Unsubscribe: >http://lists.wispa.org/mailman/listinfo/wireless > >Archives: http://lists.wispa.org/pipermail/wireless/ Ron Wallace Hahnron, Inc. 220 S. Jackson St. Addison, MI 49220 Phone: (517) 547-8410 Mobile: (517) 605-4542 e-mail: [EMAIL PROTECTED] -- WISPA Wireless List: firstname.lastname@example.org Subscribe/Unsubscribe: http://lists.wispa.org/mailman/listinfo/wireless Archives: http://lists.wispa.org/pipermail/wireless/