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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
georgeATM2 years ago
interesting. How directional is it?
joespicnictables (author)  georgeATM2 years ago
what do you mean?
if your turn it one way do you get certain wifis and when you turn t towards the opposite way you get others
joespicnictables (author)  georgeATM2 years ago
ya.
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