OT: Ethernet to wireless converts

Karl Auer kauer at biplane.com.au
Wed Apr 17 03:28:55 UTC 2019

On Wed, 2019-04-17 at 12:38 +1000, Phil wrote:
> On 17/4/19 12:10 pm, Karl Auer wrote:
> > 
> > > 
> > > So, what I need is a device that will hot-spot to the mobile
> > > phone
> > > and give me an Ethernet socket. The Raspberry suggestion is a
> > > good
> > > viable option but it's perhaps not as portable as I would like.
> > Grab any access point that can be configured as a station,
> OK Karl, that sounds like what I need. Because I live in the middle
> of nowhere I'll have to search EBay and see what's available.

Check out the MikroTik range (via duxtel.com.au if you are in Oz). Very
good and very cheap. A little idiosyncratic to configure, but very

Any of these can do what you want, in order of price:

RB962UiGS-5HacT2HnT (5x10/100/1000)
RBD52G-5HacD2HnD    (5x10/100/1000)
RB952Ui-5ac2nD      (5x 10/100)
RBmAP2nD            (1x 10/100, 2.4GHz only)

Regards, K.

Karl Auer (kauer at biplane.com.au)

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