Harbottle's Setup

Discussion in 'What's Your Setup?' started by harbottle, 12 Aug 2012.

  1. harbottle

    harbottle Active Member

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    I have two computers both quad core, one running vista and the other win7. I had problems with the RTL8187L chipset in win7 but now realtek have bought out drivers for win7.

    My adaptors are
    1. Alfa 036h 1000w with a 7db panel antenna.

    2. Wifisky 980WG 5800w. 7db panel antenna.

    both use the realtek RTL8187L chipset which i find is the easiest to work with.
    I had used to use an edup adaptor with the newer trl3070 chipset but half the time could not get it to work.

    I havent really experimented with the wifisky yet as i only bought it a few weeks ago, but i did try it out briefly and it certainly has the power ! It was also very cheap at around $20 from China. I am waiting until i can get a really hi db antenna before i play about with it.
    Fortuneately i live on top of a hill and have no obstruction that would block any signal.
     
  2. Fantasma

    Fantasma Well-Known Member

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    It could be better if you add a couple pics to your description :)
     
  3. Mr. Penguin

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    You are better off with the old drivers and not the utility in Win7, I use bootcamp and find that the drivers from 2009 work very well in 64bit.
     
  4. harbottle

    harbottle Active Member

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    I will sort out a few pics. Never heard of bootcamp. i will investigate further .thanks guys
     
  5. Mr. Penguin

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    I am running a Mac, and I use BootCamp to run Windows :)
     
  6. harbottle

    harbottle Active Member

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    Alfa 036h with 7db panel antenna

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    Ah i see now about bootcamp. No wonder i had not heard of it if it is to run windows through mac lol
     
  7. smoke-cancer

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    wifisky new model 2012 long range 60dbi its very good..its about 25 kilometers..
     
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