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by odes
Fri Jul 17, 2009 7:19 pm
Forum: Wireless broadband
Topic: external antenna help
Replies: 12
Views: 2170

Re: external antenna help

thx for all your help guys. going by some info uv given, iv been able to set the modem up temporarily outside on a long usb cable and im managing to get 2 bars reception most of the time. ill look into these antennas uv suggested and try and get one to suit. thx again :D
by odes
Fri Jul 17, 2009 7:19 pm
Forum: Wireless broadband
Topic: external antenna help
Replies: 12
Views: 2170

Re: external antenna help

thx for all your help guys. going by some info uv given, iv been able to set the modem up temporarily outside on a long usb cable and im managing to get 2 bars reception most of the time. ill look into these antennas uv suggested and try and get one to suit. thx again :D
by odes
Wed Jul 08, 2009 8:05 pm
Forum: Wireless broadband
Topic: external antenna help
Replies: 12
Views: 2170

Re: external antenna help

This topic popped up yesterday. You could start here and work backwards http://forum.exetel.com.au/viewtopic.php?f=308&t=32701 Your aim is to get line of sight to the transmitter and to keep the cable short to avoid losses which cancel any gain. You should try going up rather than out in the yard -...
by odes
Tue Jul 07, 2009 1:49 pm
Forum: Wireless broadband
Topic: external antenna help
Replies: 12
Views: 2170

external antenna help

i've been able to get reasonable reception by using a laptop outside and finding the position where the best reception is gained. > Speed has been ok, and usually get 3-5 bars. > We want to use the HSPA connection in the home, obviously the paddock isnt the best office, however there is very low rec...