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Rf penetration and building materials


I was wondering if anyone would share some information on RF penetration and their experience with various materials in the buildings. As an example, haydite, brick, and metal. I am looking for feedback on specific building materials that may require additional APs for those type of environments.


** M.T.
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RF Penetration


The Retail Validated Reference Design Guide (VRD) has a list of building materials, their attenuation and some approaches to deploying wireless in these environments (

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