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Router to Bridge to Router

Hi All,

Just looking for some confirmation that the following configuration will work before I purchase the items. I get very weak wifi signal in our kitchen/dining room which are at the back of the house as the router is upstairs at the front of the house. I was planning on installing a 2nd router into my loft which receives full wifi signal and setting it to bridge mode. Run an Ethernet cable down the outside of my house to my Dining room from the 2nd router to a 3rd router acting as an access point.

Powerline will not work in my house due to separate consumer units. and old wiring.

Just wanting to make sure this will behave/act as I think it will.

Diagram of idea:
[Router upstairs at front of house] ))))))))))))) wirelessly connects to ))))))))))) [2nd router in loft with strong wifi acting as a bridge]-----------------ethernet cable to-----------[3rd router acting as AP] )))))))broadcasting new wifi signal )))))))


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Should work.

In reply to: Router to Bridge to Router

But my thought is the first router would be set to a CLIENT mode where it picks up the good WiFi and changes it to Ethernet. I tend to use the terms networkers use since I wrote router code in the 90's.

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In reply to: Router to Bridge to Router

Well for me this topology looks OK Happy Wait for other responses. You can also consider mesh technology of ubiquiti such as AFI-HD, AC-Mesh, but it of course depends on your budget.

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