Can we use MR42e with Downtilt Panel Omni Antenna outdoors. Are those antenna's waterproof.
If not, Can i use Dual band Omni antenna(Outdoor antenna) for MR 42e?
I'm trying to use our spare MR42E AP outdoor. Can someone please help me out.
The antenna does not have an IP rating, like IP67 - so I would put it into a suitable IP rated cabinet.
This pages (at the bottom) lists all the compatible antennas:
If your unable to get the MR74, then your only option that I'm aware of is purchasing one of the NEMA enclosures and then retro-fitting it so that the antenna is mounted at the bottom, and you do as much weather proofing (custom) as you cant to ensure no water can get in etc.
Would end up looking sort of like this: