On June 14, 2016 the K5UTD ARC installed Amateur Radio mesh equipment on the 300’ tower at UT Dallas.
The hardware consists of 3 Ubiquiti 120 degree sector antennas and Rocket M2 radios. This hardware is mounted at 260’.
The radios are flashed with AREDN.
- Location: 32 59’21.95”N, 96 45’01.61”W
- Height: 260ft (80m)
- Gain: 15dBi
- Power: 27dBm (1/2 watt)
- Channel: -2 (2.397GHz)
- Channel Width: 5MHz
- SSID: AREDN
Accessing the System
Users in Richardson, Plano, Addison, Farmers Branch, North Dallas, Murphy and Sachse should be able to access the system with a small dish that has line of sight to the tower.