[Chugalug] wireless routers

Mitch Tuck matuck at matuck.com
Fri Nov 22 15:35:55 UTC 2013


Another option would be to put wire mesh behind your router. Create like a
faraday cage.  Chicken wire would work world be ugly.
On Nov 22, 2013 10:21 AM, "Andrew Rodgers" <acedrew at acedrew.com> wrote:

> Haha, I read that as you describing the problem, rather than the solution.
> carry on. The problem with directional antennae any more is if you have a
> 3x3 MIMO device, you need to get decent signal on all three radios to
> achieve maximum performance. Some of the APs with internal antennae will
> use 9-12 elements, only enabling the ones with best signal strength to your
> devices. Somewhat automagically providing what you seek.
>
>
> On Fri, Nov 22, 2013 at 10:13 AM, John Aldrich <jmaldrich at yahoo.com>wrote:
>
>> Quoting Andrew Rodgers <acedrew at acedrew.com>:
>>
>>  Just get yourself one of these. $80 and you'll cover your whole backyard.
>>>
>>> http://www.ubnt.com/airmax#nanostationm
>>>
>>>  Thanks, Andrew... but that's what I'm trying to AVOID! :D I don't want
>> my neighbors banging on my wi-fi trying to guess the password. :) I want to
>> -just- cover the interior of my house. Since my router is currently on an
>> exterior wall, I figure the signal has to be hemispherical, so there's a
>> lot of wasted signal strength that could be better used if it were
>> directionalized. :)
>>
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