Re: [Thk] Autonomous WiFi bridge

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Author: birlou
To: thk
Subject: Re: [Thk] Autonomous WiFi bridge
Hi everyone,

Thanks for all the information. Next week, I will compile those in a
wiki or etherpad or something.

We also have to keep in mind that the setup has to be solid/robust.
There is a lot of rain/humidity and the winter is very cold. So we have
to think about that for the electronic equipment and batteries.


On 06/26/2018 08:22 PM, Hark wrote:
> On Tue, Jun 26, 2018 at 05:30:16PM +0200, martino wrote:
>> yes, I meant balancing circuit.
>> so another option is get one of those mptt, and take the cells from the
>> battery pack to make it 24V.
> That mptt should be able to use it in the current state, we might want a regulator
> anyway (there is quite a big range between empty and full battery, so
> the equipment might not like that) (redoing it also probably means
> getting a new balancing circuit and a lot of work)
> If we order that exact one from alieexpress we need to pay taxes (under
> 20 euro not), so maybe we can look around and see if we can order it (or similar) in europe.
> Delivery seems to be usually quite fast, so if we don't mind paying tax on it we can order
> it and have it at tbd.
> For regulator we could try something like this:
>> maybe I could bring some to and we can try to patch something
>> together? ( of course we know there will be a lot of sun.. :P )
> Then we also need to get some solarpanel(s), radio's + switch to experiment we can
> borrow from adm / lag.
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