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    Larger Wireless Aerial for netgear

    This is a discussion on Larger Wireless Aerial for netgear within the Wireless / Adapters forums, part of the Sky Broadband help category; hey has anyone bought a larger aerial for the sky supplied router! I am just wondering if anyone has and ...

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      Larger Wireless Aerial for netgear

      hey has anyone bought a larger aerial for the sky supplied router! I am just wondering if anyone has and has been succusful!If so how much and where di you buy it from? and are the easy to fit?


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      Re: Larger Wireless Aerial for netgear

      yes.

      cheap from ebay, easy to fit as ling as you are capable of unscrewing.

      made no diff what so ever thou.

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      Re: Larger Wireless Aerial for netgear

      I tried a 5 db aerial to replace the standard 2db item - no improvement!!

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      Re: Larger Wireless Aerial for netgear

      I bought and tried a Hawking aerial from Maplin (can't recall the power) - no effect whatsoever apart from a few quid lighter.

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      Re: Larger Wireless Aerial for netgear

      After these comments it does not seem worth it lol

     

     

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