Hurricane Florence

Stream live video of hurricane Florence over a Cambium Networks PTP 650 link to Frying Pan Tower off the Carolina coast


Here is some information on the link to Frying Pan Tower


Unfortunately, the Internet connection to the video link failed during the hurricane. We were disappointed that we couldn't check on progress.

This article: explains that the failure was down to a flooded equipment room in a shore installation. As expected, the PTP 650 link was unaffected by wind and rain.

The FB page provides an interesting insight into the problems of aligning a 4 foot antenna on a steel platform that prevents use of a compass.