> On Jun 5, 2017, at 10:49 AM, Seth Mattinen <se...@rollernet.us> wrote:
> On 6/5/17 4:04 AM, Mark Radabaugh wrote:
>> It’s curious that you would give up access to potentially >1000Mhz of 
>> clean mid-band spectrum because you don’t want your competitors using 
>> it.   Given the current limited amount of spectrum available for PTMP 
>> use how do you propose to serve the demands of your customers without 
>> obtaining additional spectrum?
> Smaller sites closer to your customers.

How does that work with the existing spectrum when your competitors also do the 

>> You said “all licensed PTP links would be at risk”.   I don’t believe 
>> that is the case here - we are only discussing 6Ghz which is largely 
>> used (in our industry) for long range legacy PTP links.   It’s certainly 
>> important where it’s used at Mike Meluskey pointed out, but looking at 
>> the numbers the band shows pretty light usage.
> If you take away one licensed band it could set a precedent to take 
> more. I think this proposal is too short sighted to say that nobody uses 
> it or that it's legacy. It's used. I just talked with a WISP about a 
> potential 26 mile link and that's territory for considering 6GHz.
> I ask the parties that support killing 6GHz with unlicensed use: what 
> replaces it?

Read it again.   PTP links are protected in 6Ghz, and would continue to be 
protected.   Not yet determined (and this is a very long process) is how new 
PTP links would be established.

WISPA’s long standing and continuing policy is to advocate for more unlicensed 
spectrum.   It has to come from somewhere,


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