My ISP has an office WLAN. I want to make a WLAN at my home and then
connect/bridge it to my ISP over 5 km point to point.
There is a plethora of information regarding the brands of WLAN
equipment and types of commercial/home-grown antennae. I cannot sift
through all that.
Some WLAN adapters do not have external antenna support. Some say you
shouldn't even consider that because access points should be linked to
external antenna since they generate high powered signals.
All in one solution such as Cisco Aironet is very expensive.
For me it would be a multi vendor solution to cut cost. But what
architecture do you guys suggest? What brand for the PC adapter? What
brand and specs for the access point? What cable from the AP to the
external antenna? What type and spec of antenna should I use on the