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Forum: Dockside Chat
03-22-2019, 11:36 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 917
Posted By MattGoose

The big, big, big thing with the Solo line of...

The big, big, big thing with the Solo line of products is their claim to be largely smoke free. I have not personally used one, but they have a laundry list of positive reviews for their products.
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Forum: Dockside Chat
03-22-2019, 09:34 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,104
Posted By MattGoose

Unfortunately not that simple. You need to...

Unfortunately not that simple.

You need to change DHCP settings on the primary router/access point, and that's only to enable the to APs to play nicely.

Segregating a different network is an...
Forum: Dockside Chat
03-22-2019, 06:58 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,104
Posted By MattGoose

No worries - I got the folks at Ubiquiti working...

No worries - I got the folks at Ubiquiti working on it. Their email response is fast.

Good luck!
Forum: Dockside Chat
03-22-2019, 06:57 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,178
Posted By MattGoose

A mobile hotspot does two things. One, it...

A mobile hotspot does two things. One, it "connects to the internet" just like your normal home based cable connection or your standard cellular one. It gives the pipe upstream.

It also acts as...
Forum: Dockside Chat
03-21-2019, 10:15 AM
Replies: 2,220
Views: 244,880
Posted By MattGoose

The guy at Northeast Watch Works does great work...

The guy at Northeast Watch Works does great work with these watches. He did my crystal, bezel, new seals, etc and a pressure test.

Frequently Asked Quesions (http://www.newatchworks.com/)
Forum: Dockside Chat
03-21-2019, 10:09 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,104
Posted By MattGoose

Ok YeOldeStoneCat.... I didn't fix it. I...

Ok YeOldeStoneCat....

I didn't fix it. I used the local IP address to set it up, but now that I'm off my home network it doesn't work.

Was never a problem before they upgraded the app...
Forum: Dockside Chat
03-21-2019, 09:57 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 642
Posted By MattGoose

Even more powerful: ...

Even more powerful: https://www.amazon.com/Coleman-RoadTrip-Portable-Stand-Up-Propane/dp/B07BLH19MX/ref=dp_ob_title_sports

Flux of around 70.

If you are looking at the smaller grills, it...
Forum: Dockside Chat
03-21-2019, 09:26 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,178
Posted By MattGoose

Dedicated wifi hotspots do the work for you. ...

Dedicated wifi hotspots do the work for you. Only concern with those is whether they have a wide enough service area to cover both locations.
Forum: Dockside Chat
03-21-2019, 09:24 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 642
Posted By MattGoose

That's interesting. I think the difference in...

That's interesting. I think the difference in build quality is the Weber's are made of titanium now, so feel lighter than their aluminum or steel counterparts. They have a ring on the grates that...
Forum: Dockside Chat
03-21-2019, 09:06 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,104
Posted By MattGoose

Interesting... Seems like it should be...

Interesting...

Seems like it should be sufficient - but I don't know enough about synchronous upload/downloads that would be going on when you experience network congestion. YeOlde can help more...
Forum: Dockside Chat
03-21-2019, 07:54 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,104
Posted By MattGoose

It's amazing how bad it gets... My dad has...

It's amazing how bad it gets...

My dad has one of the Xfinity pod setups, I think four total pods and the central unit.

It's fine for streaming video once it buffers, but for actual browsing...
Forum: Dockside Chat
03-21-2019, 07:51 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 281
Posted By MattGoose

Wyze cam: ...

Wyze cam: https://smile.amazon.com/Wyze-Indoor-Wireless-Camera-Vision/dp/B076H3SRXG/ref=sr_1_3?crid=14PJVILJSE59D&keywords=wyze+cam&qid=1553179904&s=gateway&sprefix=wyze%2Caps%2C129&sr=8-3

With a...
Forum: Dockside Chat
03-21-2019, 07:46 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,104
Posted By MattGoose

Agree completely. I was pretty impressed by...

Agree completely.

I was pretty impressed by it running via mesh, but it ate a lot of spectrum and going through walls could only form a 2ghz uplink. Good enough for streaming TV, but not ideal.
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Forum: Dockside Chat
03-21-2019, 07:44 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,104
Posted By MattGoose

Ubiquiti if you can pull ethernet, mesh if you...

Ubiquiti if you can pull ethernet, mesh if you can't :)
Forum: Dockside Chat
03-21-2019, 07:04 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 642
Posted By MattGoose

What don't you like about the Weber Q series? ...

What don't you like about the Weber Q series? I've cooked a lot on them and they are great for what they are. I use a 2000 as my primary gas grill and my father in law has a 1000 we use to carry...
Forum: Dockside Chat
03-21-2019, 06:54 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,104
Posted By MattGoose

Hahaha, you're right I absolutely should be :) ...

Hahaha, you're right I absolutely should be :)

I never did it when I first set the system up because of the problem I described - and also b/c I had just spent way too much on networking gear.
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Forum: Dockside Chat
03-21-2019, 06:48 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,104
Posted By MattGoose

I'd rely on YeOlde for more detailed insight into...

I'd rely on YeOlde for more detailed insight into the security element, but if you are seeing a performance issue with all devices that's most likely a bandwidth concern.

What's your service rated...
03-21-2019, 06:45 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,539
Posted By MattGoose

Hell, the base on one of these new is $170k: ...

Hell, the base on one of these new is $170k: https://www.thehulltruth.com/boating-forum/984421-albemarle-27-dc-build.html

https://www.boatingmag.com/albemarle-27-dc-boat-test#page-2
03-21-2019, 06:40 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,539
Posted By MattGoose

Interior type aside, I feel pretty comfortable...

Interior type aside, I feel pretty comfortable saying that a hull from Pursuit, Grady, Sailfish, Edgewater is going to outperform one from SeaRay or Chapparal. That's necessarily a criticism of...
Forum: Dockside Chat
03-21-2019, 06:29 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,104
Posted By MattGoose

Why do you want to do that? Security? Network...

Why do you want to do that? Security? Network performance? Is there an issue you see when she is up and running and you are trying to use the network?

You can absolutely use one service and...
Forum: Dockside Chat
03-21-2019, 06:26 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,104
Posted By MattGoose

Thank you! I fiddled around with it last night...

Thank you! I fiddled around with it last night and got it setup. I pulled the IP address from the history on my computer and was able to get back into on the mobile app and via their direct...
Forum: Dockside Chat
03-20-2019, 01:40 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,104
Posted By MattGoose

Purely out of curiosity - you seem to prefer MoCA...

Purely out of curiosity - you seem to prefer MoCA to powerline. Any reason?

Also, do you have any experience with the Unifi Networking app? I upgraded my controller firmware and can't find it...
03-20-2019, 01:38 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,539
Posted By MattGoose

Let me flip the question a little bit. What...

Let me flip the question a little bit.

What do you want to use the boat for? And how long would you ideally keep in in the water and active each year?
Forum: Dockside Chat
03-20-2019, 01:37 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,104
Posted By MattGoose

OK. Really stupid question. How old is her...

OK. Really stupid question. How old is her desktop? Decent chance an upgraded wireless card would fix the problem too.

It's only her that will ever be accessing your network correct? No...
Forum: Dockside Chat
03-20-2019, 10:23 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,104
Posted By MattGoose

Move the equipment back upstairs, get a powerline...

Move the equipment back upstairs, get a powerline adapter for $30 and move on with your life :)

See the post two above this for a link.

If that doesn't work, you can get into a more complicated...
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