[HamWAN PSDR] VOTE: Baldi LAN expansion and Rattlesnake link
me at bartk.us
Mon Jun 1 09:50:02 PDT 2020
Woops, forgot to add 2.4GHz access points to the spend request, 1 for
each building. They came out to $117.51 total, bringing the new grand
total to $1,311.77.
On 5/31/2020 10:47 PM, Bart Kus wrote:
> We have 4 clients connected to Baldi-S1 (a SISO sector) that are kind
> of silly:
> # INTERFACE RADIO-NAME MAC-ADDRESS AP SIGNAL... TX-RATE
> 0 wlan1 AF7PR-Baldi E4:8D:8C:C6:F5:45 no -60dBm 32.5...
> 1 wlan1 KD7TQN-Baldi D4:CA:6D:C2:ED:93 no -65dBm 32.5...
> 2 wlan1 N7OEP/Baldi-B... D4:CA:6D:0D:53:F9 no -60dBm 32.5...
> 3 wlan1 Rattlesnake-B... 64:D1:54:AF:3F:CD no -79dBm 19.5...
> They're silly because the first 3 are at the same mountain top, just a
> couple hundred feet away in adjacent shacks. This is a waste of prime
> long-range spectrum, being used to do local-links. I'd like to get all
> the shacks @ Baldi tied together via gigabit Ethernet, and install
> access switches at the 2 other shacks so people there can plug into
> the LAN directly. This high speed LAN between all shacks can then be
> used to allow us to address the 4th silly client, which is Rattlesnake
> Mountain. I'd like to install a dedicated dish on the northernmost
> tower (fed by the new high speed LAN) to act as a dedicated high speed
> link between Baldi and Rattlesnake. The dish on the Rattlesnake side
> will also need a modem upgrade to run at full speed, and I'm including
> that in this proposal.
> Here is the rough budget for this spend request:
> * *Quantity**
> * *Cost**
> * *Subtotal**
> 500ft pull rope
> 425ft duct rod
> Taxes for above 2 items
> CRS112-8P-4S-IN for northernmost building, feeding Rattlesnake dish w/
> PoE and access ports for clients
> CRS326-24G-2S+RM for middle building, acting as mid-span switch and
> providing ports to lots of devices there
> Taxes for above 2 items
> 1000ft Shielded CAT5 TC-PRO ToughCable
> Taxes for above
> Existing Inventory Estimate: RB921UAGS-5SHPacD-NM modem
> Existing Inventory Estimate: mANT30 2ft microwave dish
> Existing Inventory Estimate: Sleeve30 2ft microwave dish isolation kit
> TOTAL COST ESTIMATE
> Current HamWAN balance is about $16k.
> Procedural reminder since we haven't had one of these emails in way
> too long: HamWAN directors have 24 hours to vote upon such spend
> decisions, and members have the same time to weigh in with opinions to
> influence director votes. Our procedures are documented here:
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