PCI NIC with external antenna

Ged Haywood ged
Thu Sep 16 08:18:36 PDT 2004

Hello again,

On Wed, 15 Sep 2004 KC Ferguson wrote:

> if the objective is higher gain at "home", as opposed to a 25Km
> link, then why not get a 100/200/300mW card (see www.demarctech.com)
> and use a diversity antennae?

The higher power cards are not legal in Denmark.  Effective Isotropic
Radiated Power (EIRP) is limited to 100mW in Europe.

There are still unanswered questions about the health implications of
microwave radiation.  I'd much prefer to send the 30mW from my Netgear
cards along a cable to an aerial on the roof, than to bathe my body in
the 300mW from a high-power card on my desk.



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