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can anyone suggest an excellent wireless usb network card?

by jageya / December 13, 2006 2:30 PM PST

I am moving into an apt building and need a decent wireless usb card to piggy back on signals...should i get a mimo? n? or rangsmax? or linksys n? thanx...i am looking for range and signal.thanx

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To extend the range as well as note what works.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / December 13, 2006 11:53 PM PST

Look at this homebrew unit (link).

http://www.usbwifi.orcon.net.nz/

There are more examples like this but it could be done with some artistic flair for a better look.

Bob

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i saw that thread..but...
by jageya / December 14, 2006 12:37 AM PST

I am asking about getting a usb wireless network card that will interface with most networks(g/b/n) and pickup as many signals as possible on its own 1st...

i am thinking netgear rangemax next model...or wpn111 or linksys new 300 n unit? any opinions?

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