[kismac] Re: external antenna...

  • From: "N. Karras" <nkarras@xxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: <kismac@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 7 May 2003 19:46:28 -0400

Look at the side of the card opposite the bus connector.  You will see =
two things.  One is an antenna jack, a Lucent standard MMCX I believe.  =
The other looks like a plastic plug in a hole.  IF you pop the plug off, =
you will see just that, a hole.  If you use a light, and magnifying =
lens, you will see there is nothing there.  Only places where the =
connector would be soldered onto the board on the card.  But...  Some DO =
in fact have a second connector there.  If you do, you will see it =


----- Original Message -----=20
From: "Rob Frohne" <frohro@xxxxxxx>
To: <kismac@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Sent: Wednesday, May 07, 2003 7:10 PM
Subject: [kismac] Re: external antenna...

> On Wednesday, May 7, 2003, at 04:01 PM, N. Karras wrote:
> >
> > Most Apple Airport cards don't have a second antenna connector.  The =
> > place which looks as if it would have one generally does not.  Only=20
> > the =3D
> > very early ones did.
> Can you just pop off a plastic cover on the ones that had the=20
> connector?  How do you investigate if the card you has has the feature =

> or not?
> Rob
> __
> Rob Frohne, PhD, PE
> http://www.wwc.edu/~frohro
> EF Cross School of Engineering
> Walla Walla College

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