802.11b Homebrew WiFi Antenna Shootout
to homebrew your wifi antenna, using a tin can, in this cases using a pringles can. This antennas are also known as cantenna and let you spread your wifi signal.
How to build a tin can waveguide antenna
- Looking for an inexpensive way to increase the range of your wire
less network? A tin can waveguide
antenna, or Cantenna, may be just the ticket. This design can be built for under $5 U.S. and reuses a food, juice, or other tin can.
DirectionalWaveguide - Seattle Wireless
antenna is a type of DirectionalAntenna and is a modified waveguide
. A waveguide
is simply a tube, either rectangular or cylindrical in cross-section, that will carry a microwave radio signal with very low signal loss
Do-It-Yourself Wireless Antennas
- Your guide
less antennas, how to build a wire
less antenna without spending much money
The Pringles Cantenna, Coffee Can Antenna, Parabolic Reflector and Antenna Designs. Combine a homemade Tripod Mount with an inexpensive Pistol Grip and go Wardriving.
- Kioan's calculator for building a Cantenna , directional waveguide
antenna for long-range Wi-Fi