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 From:  "Jason" <jason at oranadisability dot com>
 To:  <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
 Subject:  RE: Wireless cards in Aus
 Date:  Tue, 27 Apr 2004 15:07:27 +1000
Well on this page: http://www.techtopia.com.au/index.php/cPath/1_7

would http://www.techtopia.com.au/product_info.php/cPath/1_7/products_id/680 and
http://www.techtopia.com.au/product_info.php/manufacturers_id/13/products_id/810 be my best bet ?

>Jason said:
>> 1. Wireless - would I be better off getting a AP or a PCI card for my
>> monowall router ? card would be preffered as machine is Cel366 with
>> several PCI slots spare. On a similar note, where and what cards would be
>> easiest to get in Australia tha work with m0n0 ? my notebooks only have
>> orinoco 11B cards in them, so B is all I need.
>You got #2 already.  #1 - I have not used m0n0wall yet (lurker :-),
>but the answer may depend on how much power you think you need.
>A wifi card from senao and friends is available with 200mW power.
>That's compared with Orinoco's 30mW.   I can tell you, I
>have 3 soekris AP's with these cards, I will be  using engenius
>client bridges which use the same card, so I get much better coverage.
>Good luck - looking forward to hearing about #3.
Jason Hall
Orana Disability Sales and Service
92 Victoria Street
Dubbo, NSW, 2830
Ph: 02 6882 9029
Fax: 02 6882 5994
Email: dubbo at oranadisability dot com