Introduction: Boost [ANY] LTE/WiMAX Connection
This increased coverage and connectivity to your ISP.
Unscrew and open your WiMAX modem
Make a small hole in the rear panel for RP-SMA connector
Products for external antenna project for WiMAX modem:
2.5-2.7GHz 18 dBi WiMAX Outdoor Directional Panel Antenna
U.FL Mini PCI to RP-SMA Pigtail Antenna WiFi Cable
TRENDnet Low Loss Reverse SMA Female to N-Type Male Weatherproof Connector Cable
Step 1: Connect External Antenna
Connect cable to your external antenna
Secure end with waterproof tape
Step 2: Connect to Modem
Connect the other end of the connector to RP-SMA port
Step 3: Find Right Spot
Find the location that gives the best signal
Mount external antenna in that spot
Step 4: Very Simple, Very Easy
Here's a simple YouTube video which shows you the steps
Actual video on how to get it done
Make certain you know what frequencies your service provider is broadcasting on when choosing an antenna.
7 years ago
Was it difficult to get a good signal?
Reply 7 years ago
No it wasn't... The most difficult part was actually mounting the antenna. I had to climb a tree with dead branches. Once you have the right devices it's very easy to do.