[MLB-WIRELESS] New node available
nodegxt at yahoo.com.au
Sun Jun 15 15:46:24 EST 2008
This weekend as seen the placement of node GXT's access points moved to
a mast mounted position.
Coax runs to the antenna are less than 3m, reducing previous losses.
The nod consists of 2 access points.
1. ASUS wl500g running White Russian RC5 installed and set up by Peter
GUR running into a 25dbi dish linked to ICQ ip address 10.10.145.210
Note this is in client mode and not accessable to the
2. Senaio FD2611 stock standard running into a 8dbi omni at approx 10m
height. ip address 10.10.145.211
Note DHCP is NOT available so you will need to set up your
ip address from a suitable block issued from melbourne wireless.
It is expected that the omni port should give coverage to most of
Hampton Park/Lynbrook/Dandenong South.
Now. The link is not fantastic. It is only early days. The link to
ICQ has a RSSI of -74/73 dbm and ping times on 1024 byte frames give
heavy usage may still be an issue. In other words, there is room for
Well it is hoped that a suitable location and friendly person can be
found just east of my location on a slight peak (we call huntington
rise) that can have a AP installed
so as to give a path to Narre Warren South and node GXQ and beyond???
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