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Long Distance Wireless 5 to 10 mile project?

by 3Crows / February 23, 2007 1:11 PM PST

Site is 5 miles from wireless broadband "EVDO 1 and G3" coverage. The transmitting tower is around 660 ft in elevation, the site is also around 660 ft in elevation. A series of steep ridges up to 820 ft elevation are between the site and tower. No line of site.

I know the wireless cards with their stock antenna's couldn't possibly pick up the signal.
Is there anyway possible to pick up that signal with an outdoor high gain direction antenna?

Also, are these towers using omnidirectional antennas?

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An example provider.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / February 24, 2007 3:43 AM PST
http://www.solectek.com/index.php provides equipment in the 1 to 10 mile range. You'll need to call and get them to tell you more since I'll not be involved with your setup.

Bob
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thanks
by 3Crows / February 24, 2007 11:21 AM PST
In reply to: An example provider.

Bob,

Thanks for the link.

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