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I found the EnGenius ENS202 N300 on Newegg. This is a brand of wireless equipment this is designed for outdoor use. It rated up to 158 degrees. It's also water resistant with an IP55 rating, meanint its resistant to dust and low pressure water from all angles. If this model doesn't cut it for you, this company makes a wide range of outdoor rated ...


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Hostapd is hard to set up if you don't know what you are doing. I've had the same issue, I just couldn't make it work so I searched and found this beautiful script called create_ap. It can create a wifi network with a single command. If that still doesn't work, you can buy some travel router (for example TP-LINK TL-WR710N, it is the first thing I found) and ...


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Having had a very similar use-case, I highly recommend Ubiquiti EdgeMax Routers for managing your network. They are high quality options (with some nice security and resource delegation features) and have many models that support Power Over Ethernet on at least one port. They also work well when establishing the kind of subnets you are talking about. I've ...


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Mini PCIe has fallen out of favor, being replaced by m.2. That said, there's a lot of adapters available. Personally, I'm strongly in favor of Intel's wireless cards, they tend to have good open source support and quality drivers in general. You can buy AX210, which supports 802.11ax, bundled with the necessary adapter. Edit: I didn't read closely enough and ...


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Numerous 802.11ac-ready 5GHz-capable USB WiFi adapters are on the market. This article explains how to configure an Ubuntu Linux system to perform double duty with hostapd as a Wireless Access Point, allowing other devices to connect to the web through the PC. That PC must have a separate WiFi or Ethernet connection to an Internet-connected router or ...


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In a real world scenario, around 25-30 per AP gets the best out of the bandwidth of the access points. If you wanna a simple configuration, FS AP-D1750 is recommended, its software is based on the OpenWRT program and updated through U -BOOT technology. This frees you from the application selection and configuration provided by the vendor and allows you to ...


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