Extending range of wireless router Tags: Connectivity Wireless Wireless Router Wireless Networking Last response: September 17, 2005 3:32 AM in Wireless Networking Share Anonymous a b F Wireless September 16, 2005 7:44:26 PM Archived from groups: (More info?) I have recently bought a 54Mbps 4 Port Wireless Cable/DSL Broadband Router/Access Point 802.11g by Safecom. http://safecom.cn/code/sub/category.asp?prdid=158&subca... According to the website, it uses a 2 dBi antenna. As this is detachable, could I use a better antenna such as a 3 dBi to gain an extra 50% coverage in my house? Is the power output from the router enough to provide the extra coverage? I am also thinking of buying a wireless repeater - http://www.d-link.co.uk/?go=gNTyP9Cip9RLIC4AStFCF834mpt... Will this also extend the wireless range or shall I stick to buying an antenna? Thanks a lot... any help would be really helpful Sho More about : extending range wireless router Anonymous a b F Wireless September 17, 2005 3:32:56 AM Archived from groups: (More info?) > Will this also extend the wireless range or shall I stick to buying an > antenna? Antenna and you'll need 6dB gain to double the distance. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Extending the range of a 3com wireless router Forum Extending wireless range using two e4200 routers Forum SolvedNeed to use DAP-1522 as Wireless Repeater/Range Extender with DIR-655 router. Forum SolvedTurning Router into Wireless Range Extender Forum SolvedDoes WD My Net Wi-Fi Range Extender work with ASUS RT-N66U Dual-Band Wireless-N900 Gigabit Router? Forum SolvedHow to extend range of wireless router Forum Connecting a Wireless Router as a Access Point or Range Extender Forum SolvedUsing extra router as bridge or repeater to extend wireless range Forum wireless router vs WIFI range extender Forum Using 2 Wireless routers to extend my range but no internet connection on 2nd router. Forum How can I connect net gear wireless repeater to 2wire gateway router for range extender ? Forum Wireless Range Extender using PowerLine and 2nd Wireless Router Forum Using a wireless router as a range extender Forum Can I use netgear WGR 614 as range extender of another wireless router Forum Wireless Router for Large House, also suggestion for range extender Forum Range extender wireless configure without connecting to the router Forum Adding 2nd wireless router to network in order to extend range but have connecti Forum Using second wireless router to extend range of wireless network Forum SolvedWireless Bridge two routers to extend wireless range Forum SolvedExtending wireless range via powerline Forum More resources Read discussions in other Wireless Networking categories Configuration Security Connectivity !