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I need to provide wi-fi access to my guest house that is line-of-sight and about 300' feet away. I want to link from the wi-fi router in my home to something like a wi-fi range extender at the guest house. I'm trying to avoid the cost of a second ip service connection. I expect that an intermediate device may be needed at my end. Outdoor high gain antennas may be required at each end.

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It sounds like you already have a solution? –  Paul Jan 14 at 21:42
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Have you considered a cable? –  richard Jan 14 at 21:46

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If you're looking to focus your signal a bit more you can use windsurfer or something rigged with the same principal link1 link2. Crude, but effective. Any repeater options would need to bridge between houses (which I'm assuming is outdoors) otherwise there's really no point so the first commenter is basically correct.

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I have heard of people getting a range of more than a mile with a set up similar to this (found on amazon)

found on amazon

In the picture, there is an omni-directional antenna, a ubiquity bullet (http://www.ubnt.com/airmax#bulletm), and another router (to produce a signal for the lower power devices that require the signal).

So, your set up could be Your current wifi router -> the ubiquity bullet and antenna mounted on the outside of your guest house -> guest house wifi router.

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Try daisy-chaining Apple AirPort Extreme Base Stations

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Could you expand on this answer a little more? –  Kevin Panko Jan 14 at 22:50
    
This is a little old but it should help. gigaom.com/2010/03/03/… –  Jnline Jan 14 at 23:17
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Answers should be able to stand by themselves. It would be best to take the most important parts of that article and cite them, including the link only for reference. –  ϺОŞΣŞ Jan 14 at 23:28

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