Re: Wireless distance issues...

Discussion in 'Computer Support' started by richard, Oct 7, 2006.

  1. richard

    richard Guest

    "SgtMinor" <> wrote in message
    news:...
    > Evan Platt wrote:
    >
    >> On Fri, 6 Oct 2006 12:33:54 -0600, "richard" <> wrote:
    >>
    >>
    >>
    >>>One time I was at a truckstop and using a signal from another truckstop
    >>>25 miles away.

    >>
    >>
    >> No, you weren't.

    >
    > In all fairness, richard did state: "What you need though is a good pair
    > of yagi directional antennas."
    >
    > Here's what can be done with an 8-foot dish: "New World Record for Wi-Fi
    > Distance: 125 Miles" http://www.wifi-toys.com/wi-fi.php?a=articles&id=91


    Thank you sir. Perhaps a few of the smart asses around here would like to
    have a chat with the people at defcon?
    After all, these fanatics take up the challenge on a daily basis.
    25 miles is probably an everyday thing for them.
     
    richard, Oct 7, 2006
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  2. richard

    Meat Plow Guest

    On Sat, 07 Oct 2006 11:37:49 -0600, richard Has Frothed:

    >
    > "SgtMinor" <> wrote in message
    > news:...
    >> Evan Platt wrote:
    >>
    >>> On Fri, 6 Oct 2006 12:33:54 -0600, "richard" <> wrote:
    >>>
    >>>
    >>>
    >>>>One time I was at a truckstop and using a signal from another truckstop
    >>>>25 miles away.
    >>>
    >>>
    >>> No, you weren't.

    >>
    >> In all fairness, richard did state: "What you need though is a good
    >> pair of yagi directional antennas."
    >>
    >> Here's what can be done with an 8-foot dish: "New World Record for
    >> Wi-Fi Distance: 125 Miles"
    >> http://www.wifi-toys.com/wi-fi.php?a=articles&id=91

    >
    > Thank you sir. Perhaps a few of the smart asses around here would like to
    > have a chat with the people at defcon? After all, these fanatics take up
    > the challenge on a daily basis. 25 miles is probably an everyday thing for
    > them.


    Yeh but we're talking about you in a truck St00pid, not defcon.

    --
    Pierre Salinger Memorial Hook, Line & Sinker, June 2004

    COOSN-266-06-25794
     
    Meat Plow, Oct 7, 2006
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