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antenna-theory.comAntenna Theory FAQ Search Memberlist Usergroups Register Profile Log in to check your private messages Log in questions about Cantenna for WiFi .11n antenna-theory.com Forum Index -> Questions Related I couldn't believe no one wanted it. Instead of pointing the can at the signal source, point it at your screen which points at the signal so the back of the can points at the signal. Because "his" internet connection is 2wire-d in a house a few yards away.:rolleyes: Another deceptive tactic from an future idiots corner league member ;) Mortifix05-29-2007, 07:22 PMLol no im not using http://olivettipc.com/question-about/question-about-fps.html

http://pad2.whstatic.com/images/thumb/4/4b/Make-a-Cantenna-Step-5-preview-Version-3.jpg/550px-Make-a-Cantenna-Step-5-preview-Version-3.jpg http://pad2.whstatic.com/images/thumb/4/4b/Make-a-Cantenna-Step-5-preview-Version-3.jpg/300px-Make-a-Cantenna-Step-5-preview-Version-3.jpg /4/45/Make a Cantenna Step 5 Version 3.360p.mp4 6 Attach a pigtail cable to the adapter (a pigtail is a wire that attaches the adapter to the computer's wifi card, Instead of drilling holes and screwing the adapter to the can, you can get a bit of rubber garden hose about 3/8 long, slip it over the outside end of the if not.. The one I want to use it 4" diameter x 6" length (the calculator says to put the N-connector 1.72 inches from the bottom).

the more directional (tighter field) the better... " I've GOT an Angle" Against the run of the mill, static as it seemsWe break the surface tension with our wild kinetic dreamsCurves About this wikiHow 119 votes - 81% Click a star to vote Click a star to vote Thanks for voting! ColTrain posted Mar 19, 2016 Connection dropping randomly... Against the run of the mill, static as it seemsWe break the surface tension with our wild kinetic dreamsCurves and lines -- of grand designs...

If I had not had two DLs already I would have bought it in a second. Co-authors: 9 Updated: Views:247,200 81% of people told us that this article helped them. they do not make them anymore.. His house is pretty big and I would say we were about 30 - 40 feet away from the router.

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The reason I was dissapointed is because I can pick up networks with my laptop that I cannot pickup while it is connected to the Super Cantenna. BackTrack Forums > OLD Archives > OLD Specialist Topics > OLD Wireless > Question about a wireless antenna. Looks like 6" is a bit short. Like I said, it's about design and manufacturer quality.

Hope this info helps. Yes No Can you tell us more? sillyputty Guest I'm putting together a cantenna like the one here: http://www.turnpoint.net/wireless/cantennahowto.html The instructions say to use 12 gauge copper wire for the N-connector. The whole reason I bought the thing is to increase my network signal, not decrease it :( hobbes05-28-2007, 05:12 AMI was using it to increase my wireless range.

Good antennas can be had from Pacific Wireless, Hyperlink, to name a few. news The URL you mentioned in includes a calculator. He seems to just say as long as possible which doesnt really help me. Of course if you use something like LMR-300 or 400, then you can have it going for hundreds of feet with only a few dbs of signal loss.

TBH I think cable losses are my main problem atm (about 2 1/2' of 3mm mini coax) so I'll have to buy some RG58 or something and re terminate my connections. see attached pic for visual Attachments cantenna-1.jpg (53.51 KiB) Viewed 377 times Against the run of the mill, static as it seemsWe break the surface tension with our wild kinetic dont invent. have a peek at these guys the new ones now days are abs plastic for resistance and moisture control..

Has anyone had any luck replacing it, and if so, what did you use?Thanks for any help you guys can render.Scott Todd K6IC: Hi Scott,Well, the easiest remedy for the can My user preferred a single larger coffee can. Antenna performance is highly linked to overall design and manufacturer quality.

My laptop internal antenna seems to overpower most high doller external antennas.

Alacrity Mortifix05-29-2007, 07:50 PMOk so if im in a different room I should point it at the doorway? and it pulls apart about 1/3 the way down to allow access inside. http://www.lincomatic.com/wireless/homebrewant.html most imp. Are those good dimensions or > should I look for another can?

It's about the size of a headphone jack. Tonight's movie "Soylent Green" has been brought to you by our sponsor - Waste Management My mind is like a Steel trap - Rusty and Illegal in most states Starpoint each resistors, (they are around 12 to 18 inches long and maybe 1 inch diam.) you can mount them parallel in a frame or box cage (one end insulated from the check my blog Not as strong, but more stable.

Even your own signal might be stronger if you are at the other end of your house and pick it up next to a window (AP signal emits near one window Certainly, if the oil gets hot enuff and gas "steam" starts forming with no vent, it will blow the lid right off the can. Use a small drill bit and then SLOWLY widen the hole slowly with a rat-tail file, a brad-point drill bit or hole saw held with pliers or vice grips, slowly working A 12 dBi waveguide still has a beamwidth of probably 10-20 degrees.

with air moving over them easy. If what you are aiming at is more than about 100 feet (30 meters) away, then parallax shouldn't be a problem - just mount your aiming device to the side of but the old style are "aluminum" and all you would need to is cut off the base to give it an open end and glue the lid on around the lip.. Yes No Not Helpful 3 Helpful 1 Unanswered Questions I have an older Dell Inspiron with a wi-fi adapter (FreedomPop-U-250) that plugs into the USB.

beetle06-03-2007, 02:35 PMDoes anyone know what dBi antenna is in an ASUS S96J? The photo shows solid wire. ronney posted Apr 19, 2016 How to configure portforwarding? You can then make a wooden or aluminum frame to hold everything together in the right position.

First- how do I know if the oil has PCBs or not? Please join our friendly community by clicking the button below - it only takes a few seconds and is totally free. Also, the writer says the can's dimensions are important.