updated 12:10 am EDT, Wed September 17, 2003
QuickerTek is now shipping its , an external antenna that works with Apple's Snow and both versions of Apple's Extreme Airport Base Stations. The company says the AntennaKit typically increases signal strength up to 50%, increases line-of-sight distance by an average of 250 yards, and makes it easy for users to install their own antennas--even on base stations that do not provide external antenna ports. The $130 AntennaKit. includes a 5Dbi Omni directional antenna along with the necessary connections, brackets and illustrated installation instructions. Installation in Snow Base Stations requires drilling a small hole in the cover.