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    Trying to find a high gain antenna

    Looking for a High Gain directional antenna for use with my cardbus card, which has a MMCX female socket connector.

    Cant seem to find any.

    Can somone point me in the right direction please

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    Directional antennas are illegal btw.

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    Surely not? We use 4 here to link up our buildings..

    Anyway, just ordered one of these 12 dBi TurboTenna Antenna +6ft RF Cable LMR100A MMCX on eBay, also, Laptops, Computing (end time 09-Sep-08 15:05:50 BST)

    Ric_ I knew there was something I could do with my old dishes

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    Quote Originally Posted by RabbieBurns View Post
    Surely not? We use 4 here to link up our buildings..
    Unlicensed WiFi is legally limited to 100mW in Europe. If your directional antenna has an effective gain greater than 20dB then you will breach this limit.

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