Introduction: H.P.W.D.A (High Power Wi-Fi Dish Antenna)

I threw this together over the week by collecting parts on the side of the road, digging in the attic, and searching eBay. It is a Dish HD satellite dish combined with a Netgear WG111v2 wi-fi card. I mounted it on a TV antenna tripod with a wood dowel. Picked up quite a few wi-fi networks. Please vote for me in one of the three contests! :D

Check out my blog at: geekaroni.blogspot.com or geekaroni.tk

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kelms1 (author)2017-01-22

Or Detected
This website needs a bigger window so you can actually see what you're typing LOL

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kelms1 (author)2017-01-22

or connect

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kelms1 (author)2017-01-22

Hey what was the max distance you were able to connect or did text

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georgeATM (author)2012-02-11

interesting. How directional is it?

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what do you mean?

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if your turn it one way do you get certain wifis and when you turn t towards the opposite way you get others

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ya.

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