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Privately owned wide area wireless networking.
    #3446210 - 12/04/04 05:36 PM (13 years, 2 months ago)

Why do we rely on wires owned by other people when the technology to connect everyone together wirelessly exists and is inexpensive.


Assume you live in a poor country, or somewhere in rural America so far out in the boonies that cable and DSL are years away. A main road passes about 20 miles from your house, and DSL and Cable both run along that road. Could you not run a simple 802.11B connection from point to point using unidirectional antennaes?

Could it not then be distributed from that point wirelessly to the neighborhood? This entire system could be owned by every member in the network. They would own their antennae and router, etc, and access to the network would be dependent upon them allowing others to connect to the network through their computer, which would be like a node I guess.


Straighten me out on all this.


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[quote]RogerRabbit said:
Actually, it's very easy to isolate a super producing sclerotia strain.

Follow the strain isolation technique on Let's Grow Mushrooms, and then select sectors early which are brown in color.  By the second or third transfer, you'll see stones developing, and this is only about 1 month after the original swipe of spores on agar.

Now, take each stone and move it to a new dish.  Soon, the mycelium will grow out and you'll see fresh stones developing, and if they're good strains, the sclerotia is forming long before the mycelium reaches the edge of the plate.  Pick strains which form four or five stones within two weeks and use these for your grain masters.
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Re: Privately owned wide area wireless networking. *DELETED* [Re: Baby_Hitler]
    #3446385 - 12/04/04 06:27 PM (13 years, 2 months ago)

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Re: Privately owned wide area wireless networking. [Re: poke smot!]
    #3446950 - 12/04/04 08:25 PM (13 years, 2 months ago)

I'm thinking about more sparcely populated rural areas.

I've seen some WMAN stuff before, but I think it was mostly about closely packed omnidirectional signals.


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[quote]RogerRabbit said:
Actually, it's very easy to isolate a super producing sclerotia strain.

Follow the strain isolation technique on Let's Grow Mushrooms, and then select sectors early which are brown in color.  By the second or third transfer, you'll see stones developing, and this is only about 1 month after the original swipe of spores on agar.

Now, take each stone and move it to a new dish.  Soon, the mycelium will grow out and you'll see fresh stones developing, and if they're good strains, the sclerotia is forming long before the mycelium reaches the edge of the plate.  Pick strains which form four or five stones within two weeks and use these for your grain masters.
RR [/quote]


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Re: Privately owned wide area wireless networking. [Re: Baby_Hitler]
    #3450569 - 12/05/04 05:15 PM (13 years, 2 months ago)

whats the range on 802.11b?


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Re: Privately owned wide area wireless networking. [Re: fresh313]
    #3450646 - 12/05/04 05:42 PM (13 years, 2 months ago)

I've heard of people getting over 10 miles using a Pringles cantenna. (from a Pringles potato chip can)


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[quote]RogerRabbit said:
Actually, it's very easy to isolate a super producing sclerotia strain.

Follow the strain isolation technique on Let's Grow Mushrooms, and then select sectors early which are brown in color.  By the second or third transfer, you'll see stones developing, and this is only about 1 month after the original swipe of spores on agar.

Now, take each stone and move it to a new dish.  Soon, the mycelium will grow out and you'll see fresh stones developing, and if they're good strains, the sclerotia is forming long before the mycelium reaches the edge of the plate.  Pick strains which form four or five stones within two weeks and use these for your grain masters.
RR [/quote]


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Re: Privately owned wide area wireless networking. [Re: Baby_Hitler]
    #3454196 - 12/06/04 01:06 PM (13 years, 2 months ago)

Wman?

i thought it was Wimax


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