Virginia Dept. Wildlife Resources - Hog Island Marsh Cam Project
Wireless Network Link Over Water
Internet access Is brought to the off-grid live cam installation site with a challenging 3.9 mile wireless network link over water with trees encroaching on the fresnel zone.
Rohn Tower & Solar Pole Mount Pre-Installed
A 20 foot Rohn 45 freestanding tower and 6" diameter 6 foot tall pole was pre-installed prior to HDOnTap arriving to do the installation.
Wireless Link Between Trees
Trees were removed to create line of site for the wirless link to HRSD on the North East side of the James River.
Wireless Link Over Trees & Water
The wireless link target over water to the Virginia Dept. Wildlife Resources Hog Island Wildlife Managment Area.
Trees Removed In Two Locations
Trees were removed in two locations to create line of site for the challenging wireless link.
Wireless Antenna & Radio at the Internet Site
Mounted to a Galvanized Pole on top of HRSD's building, both an ethernet and fiber network links the radio back to the router in a different building.
Wireless Antenna & Radio
325 Watt Solar PV Module
325 Watt Solar PV Module Secured to the Pole with a Side of Pole Aluminum Mount
416 Amp Hour 12VDC Battery Bank
The 416 Amp Hour 12VDC battery bank is wired in series and parallel to create a 24VDC