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Re: [Shop-talk] Router question

To: Jim Juhas <>
Subject: Re: [Shop-talk] Router question
From: David Scheidt <>
Date: Tue, 19 Jul 2016 08:08:49 -0500
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> On Jul 18, 2016, at 18:00, Jim Juhas <> wrote:
> This is shop related because I'm looking to provide connectivity to my new 
> barn.  Presently I have a DSL modem supplied by a slow DSL line, but the 
> modem includes WiFi.  The location is relatively remote but better speeds are 
> available from the local cable provider (Charter/Spectrum).  The cable 
> provider indicates WiFi capability is available for an additional $5/month, 
> which seems high to me.  What issues do I have by simply adding (or 
> substituting?) my own WiFi-capable modem?
> Sent from my iPhone
> _

Get seperate devices for wifi and cable modem. Consumer grade wifi devices are 
garbage, and fail frequently. Having them separate makes it easier to replace 
them, or upgrade rhem. 

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