[kwlug-disc] RouterStation Pro Redux [Was: Re: Linux capable Wireless N routers]
unsolicited at swiz.ca
Fri May 14 17:08:57 EDT 2010
unsolicited wrote, On 05/12/2010 11:53 AM:
> Khalid Baheyeldin wrote, On 05/12/2010 11:16 AM:
>> On Wed, May 12, 2010 at 11:11 AM, unsolicited <unsolicited at swiz.ca>
>>> Joe Wennechuk wrote, On 05/12/2010 11:03 AM:
>>> know that NETFLASH Isp ( On Lancaster by Guelph St. ) uses
>>>> station pros as a part of their network. Maybe you could call
>>>> them up and ask them to sell you one? r also you could pick one
>>>> up at MEGAWIRE ( On Victoria by Breslau )who also uses them.
>>> . . .
>>> Don't mean to sound like a broken record, but ...
>>> Anyone know either of them well enough to invite them to present
>>> on their experience?
>>> (The units come with OpenWRT installed, so, both hw + sw, right
>>> up the kwlug alley.)
>> That would be awesome. It is good publicity for them, and an
>> interesting topic for many of us. Win-Win!
> Poked around some more last night.
> Negate (Hawaii) <sigh> looks to have 802.11n in stock now, but kits are
> back ordered to 5/14/10.
> Kit: US$148
> Radio: US$192
> So, ~US$340.
> USB, serial, sd, built in, but OTOH only 3 eth + wan (?). If I read
> correctly, will supply PoE. And can be run that way. But, 48v.
> Have e-mailed ubnt.ca (Sauble Beach).
I have word back from ubnt.ca:
- no kits at the moment, but they like the idea. He may talk with
netgate to acquire some pieces and see what he can do.
- the threshold to be considered a 'bulk purchase' is 5 units. Should
a group from the list become interested in pursuing something with ubnt.
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