[CUWiN] Antenna

Sascha Meinrath sascha at ucimc.org
Fri Feb 18 12:07:21 CST 2005

Hi Indra (et al.),

CUWiN's put a lot of documentation online at:


It'll answer a lot of basic questions (and provide recommendations -- for 
example, CUWiN uses omni-directional antennas, but this is based upon our 
own topolographical layout) you might have about setting up a CUWiN-based 
network.  For those who are interested in helping develop the software you 
may want to check out the CUWiN developers' list archives at:



On Fri, 18 Feb 2005, Indra Tjahjono wrote:

> Hi,
> First of all I would like say thank you for the good apps.
> I am thinking to set up wifi mesh in my area (jakarta-Indonesia).
> My question is What kind of antenna I could use?
> Do I need omni or grid antenna?
> If one of my neighboor using grid antenna, do they have to point the antenna
> to nearest antenna?
> Regards,

Sascha Meinrath
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