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re: Startup debuts high efficiency antenna for Wi-Fi, cellular
Guru of Grounding   3/16/2010 6:38:44 PM
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I'm certainly not an antenna expert, but why does this PR talk about "percent efficiency" when the industry norm is to compare antennas with dB gain compared to a reference antenna? Is this some "executive summary" dumbing-down or a classic case of "the emperor has no clothes"? I'm suspicious ...

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Guru of Grounding   3/16/2010 6:42:10 PM
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"Percent efficiency"? Is this a dumbed-down "executive summary" or what? What's the gain, in dB, compared to a reference antenna? These are the numbers that mean something to engineers! Makes me suspicious that this is "cold fusion" all over again.

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Guru of Grounding   3/16/2010 6:43:31 PM
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Hello! Is this working??

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joek35   3/17/2010 4:06:10 PM
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Go to the website and check out the technology information www.dockon.com

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re: Startup debuts high efficiency antenna for Wi-Fi, cellular
rick merritt   3/17/2010 10:35:55 PM
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I have to admit I am no antenna expert. They did provide other figures of merit. Perhaps I failed to capture the most significant ones. I would love to hear what anyone thinks after reading through their spec sheets online as inducated above.



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