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re: Extend WiFi on Farm acreage? - BabySam
[quote]I read this as Extend State Farm Coverage [/quote] hahahahhhaha....why would i put that on Tech Board....lol but i do that shite all the time......
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re: Extend WiFi on Farm acreage? - BabySam
Well I just ordered the equipment for Phase 1 - Network Upgrade and WiFi Coverage. Going Ubiquiti as expected: - Dream Machine Pro - 16 port switch - ACPro (x2) Going with 9u rack, UPS, and 24 port patch panel. Will colocate everything in one spot and place that’s hopefully easy to access from a...
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re: How exposed is my data/home network using smart plugs from amazon? - BabySam
Segment your shite....if you had anything worth keeping that close to the vest, then you wouldnt have punched that hole in the first place ...
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re: Anybody know the process of selling a domain name? - BabySam
Damn...dickstolips.com isnt gonna be available for awhile ...
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re: Extend WiFi on Farm acreage? - BabySam
Yeah, i have considered the powerline route, but if he's going to trench power then may as well drop in wired backbone as far as you can. I have a gig powerline adapter for my shed as well and only get 100mb connection cause it's on separate section and breaker...
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re: Extend WiFi on Farm acreage? - BabySam
@Kork, thanks for that info that is what i've seen as the steps and general approach for a PTP. Was just unsure if the whole UISP (fka UNMS) requirements would impact for personal use, since it's all geared towards their ISP line. @TAMU-93, will add that as soon as i get an already marked up pic ...
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re: Extend WiFi on Farm acreage? - BabySam
Alright, i finally made a trip out there yesterday. We didn't get as involved as i expected with measuring for trenching cable/power/fiber, but we at least got his inherited NVR accessible via remote access. I've continued to read about additional products and while looking to offer an option that's...
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re: Anyone have problems ever going over data usage with Cox? UPDATE - BabySam
[quote]All the time. My kids are constantly leaving streams on. [/quote] yeah, that's something had to let everyone know once we switched over...family of 5 with 17, 13, and 10 yo...gaming usually for them and we'll watch shows in the living room. Have had to tell them all when done watching tv ...
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re: Moving to Anchorage, AK - what do I need to know - BabySam
Spent 3yrs in fairbanks...it gets fricking cold...winterproof your vehicles...always carry a gun if you’re off the road...carry chapstick at all times...keep a survival kit in your vehicles year-round...goldbond is great...apply lotion to avoid getting dry skin and itching...wear sunglasses when leav...
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re: Building a virtual machine server - BabySam
I have a similar setup at home and have been using VMware workstation to do this. Have Win10 and Server2019 templates/baseline and update them so when I do spin up something to test/play then they're all the same experience. I also have a Kali VM that I haven't played with lately. I've also only tri...
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re: Dog attack caught on video. Thank goodness for security Cams. (Wired vs wireless) - BabySam
holy shite.....how's the neighbor's attitude been towards yall in the aftermath? (or should i just check the ODB post)...
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re: Extend WiFi on Farm acreage? - BabySam
Dude has farm equipment up there and a tractor trencher...so was thinking getting it 24-30"...he owns a plumbing company so i will definitely tell him what i know as "recommended" and let him make his choice......
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re: Extend WiFi on Farm acreage? - BabySam
Kork, expected your comments quickly...lol i'm not sure of power locations and that's why i'm hoping to get up there next weekend. He mentioned looking at adding solar panels and even could trench to make electrical runs. I just started on this research yesterday so only thing i know is what he's...
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Extend WiFi on Farm acreage? - BabySam
I have a friend with a farm and acreage where they have limited/spotty cell service. They want to extend WiFi to allow for assisted WiFi calling as well as adding some cameras to monitor the animals and stuff. I've been looking at Ubiquiti products and was thinking of doing some PtP connections in o...
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re: Staining concrete floors - BabySam
So about 5-7 years my wife was tired of the carpet and is pretty artsy/creative...she pulled the living/great room carpet up and she wanted to do the staining. Got all the stuff from Lowes and it actually came out pretty nice for a DIY project. The only "issues" were that there was plenty of scrapin...
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re: Advice for beginners and woodworking? - BabySam
Top 2 tools in a woodshop should be a tablesaw and a router...then compound miter saw...i got mine in reverse order...and all depends on your budget I just threw some planter boxes together 2 weeks ago...snagged 10 pallets from construction site for sod...basically only cost me time, some screws,...
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re: Suggestions for those that WFH - Multiple Laptops, 1 giant monitor - BabySam
Hdmi switch seems like the answer...check amazon...
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re: Recs needed; replacement truck antenna - UPDATED OP - BabySam
[link=(https://www.amazon.com/dp/B083DQHHP2/ref=cm_sw_r_sms_api_glt_fabc_SXV0VNJHATP76VX0D662)]https://www.amazon.com/dp/B083DQHHP2/ref=cm_sw_r_sms_api_glt_fabc_SXV0VNJHATP76VX0D662[/link] I got this one and have had no issues...
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re: Samsung TV- Fire Stick - BabySam
[quote]The fire stick is being powered by the tv. [/quote] Indeed here is your issue. Happened to me a month or two ago as it had worked fined for almost a year, then became unresponsive and home or back button wouldn't work. Did several of the reboot and resync steps and it would work for a few...
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re: Need Replacement for Directv - BabySam
[quote]fatboydave [/quote] [quote]How many simultaneous connections with Youtube TV?[/quote] 3 concurrent sessions...
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