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    wireless range

    This is a discussion on wireless range within the Sky Router forums, part of the Sky Broadband help category; router in master socket in hall, desktop upstairs in loft 2 floors higher signal excellent....

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      router in master socket in hall, desktop upstairs in loft 2 floors higher signal excellent.


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      I used one of these for a while on a previous network setup.
      http://www.freeantennas.com/projects/template/
      I found it worked surprisingly well. I used foil and a corn flakes box to make mine.

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      Apparantly quite a few people use Pringles cans. They dont look nice, but they taste cool!




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      I've read about the prigles cans too. The reflector is much easier to make tho.

      There's an interesting page somewhere on Parabolic Cookware - using a wok as a dish to detect APs miles away. I'm sure Google could find it.

     

     
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