Drew Lehman on 1 Oct 2009 16:10:00 -0700

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Re: [PLUG] WiMax First Looks

I just logged into the dealer portal earlier today.  Apparently there
are external antenna available, at least for the PC-Cards, which they
don't seem to be offering in Philly, or at least pushing.  If you are
interested, I believe I can still get the PC-Card and the external
  I think the reason they are pushing the USB adapter is because they
are easy to install and widely usable.
Brian Vagnoni wrote:
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: Lee Marzke
>> In the licensed band used by Wi-Max that equipment + antenna is
>> certified together,  and
>> therefore you can't change the antenna without recertification tests, 
>> and the person making the
>> mods would have to be appropriately FCC licensed.
> ----- Original Message -----
> Yes, Lee is correct, it is a licensed band so you do need to be FCC certified to work on the equipment. Getting your technicians license isn't that hard. 

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