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Old 12-13-2018, 06:02 PM   #29
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Default Re: Long range free wifi

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Originally Posted by desert-rat View Post
The sat. antennas are used around 12 ghz . , but I dont think that stops them from working as 2.4 ghz .
https://www.lyngsat.com/EchoStar-14.html
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ku_band
That is correct. There is a Ham Radio magazine called QST and there was a write up on using an old small DTV dish on long range WiFi, but I can't remember the issue anymore.
Here is a high gain 2400Mhz home built one from QEX.
http://www.arrl.org/files/file/QEX_N...11_PASKVAN.pdf
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