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Hey guys, I just got Time Warner's Wideband service which is 50Down and 5Up, so far the speeds have been extremely stable and I'm satisfied with the service.

Only bad thing is they use their own Modem/router.

I have a Netgear WNDR3700 V1. If I want to use it solely as a wireless repeater, would I be better off with OpenWRT or DDWRT?
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I have not tried this with mine, but I know the 3700 is DD-WRT compatible and have heard folks say that it makes an excellent repeater.

If you do this, please let us know the results.

Another option to consider would be to bridge their equipment and use the 3700 normally.

Rich
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Another option to consider would be to bridge their equipment and use the 3700 normally.

Rich
Thanks for the advice. My buddy has a masters degree in networking so we'll see what he thinks.

The router they supply honest works pretty good and covers the entire house, I would like to have better outside coverage and basement coverage though.
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