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just got this from deal extreme, its amazing to say the least.


Alfa usb adapter - 2watt amplifier - (not shown) yagi antenna
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does it work? is signal range and/or strength extended? very interested.

you have a link? or anybody know of similar products that are good?

nobody seems interested but PM me if you respond cuz i aint gunna subscribe =)
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it wont last that long, you can only have a max of 20dbm (100mw) going to the amp.

You need to buy a usb adapter with a sma connector on it.
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really dont think you need more then a alfa and a good antenna. ive got an alfa with a hawking window antenna. i get 12-15 connections. smile.gif
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Originally Posted by valtopps;15426782 
really dont think you need more then a alfa and a good antenna. ive got an alfa with a hawking window antenna. i get 12-15 connections. smile.gif
Your area is pretty light, I can hit about 60 from my house, granted it's full of apartments and college students.
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hows it work?
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Your area is pretty light, I can hit about 60 from my house, granted it's full of apartments and college students.

haha.

I get 1. My own. Once and a while I'll see 1 more popup.
    
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hows it work?

hows it work, alfa is a very powerful adapter 1w of power and a 12dbi window antenna. just aim your antenna till you pick up the most signals.
you can get them on ebay for about $25 they come with a 5dbi antenna.
i used that for a while the bought the 12dbi hawking window antenna bump it up even more signals.
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What is the point of this unit?
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Long range wifi connections. Let's say that I can connect to an AP that is 20 meters away while penetrating 3 concrete walls and still have a strong signal tongue.gif
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