Wireless bridge

Neil Harris neil at tonal.clara.co.uk
Thu Jun 18 12:28:12 CDT 2009


Peter Boone wrote:
>> From: Michael Dillon [mailto:wavetossed at googlemail.com]
>>     
>>> (for example, after a good thunderstorm, the wireless link will be
>>>       
>> down for
>>     
>>> at least 12 hours, but will fix itself eventually.
>>>       
>> Sounds like there are trees in the line of sight, and maybe they are
>> getting
>> leafier over the years. The only solution to that is to change the path
>> if
>> it is possible.
>>     
>
> The line of sight is all clear, no trees. Only one building along the way
> has a rooftop of similar height, but the antennas are extended far above the
> roofline. We have used a rifle scope to confirm line of sight is all clear
> at all angles.
>
>   

Given that you have optical line of sight, and that your path length is 
only 800m, have you considered line-of-sight optical links for this 
application?

-- Neil





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