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Solwise outdoor WiFi Rocket Antenna

  • 802.11g WiFi USB Adapter
  • 9dBi Antenna
  • Outdoor weatherproof plastic housing
  • Mounting bracket included
  • Optional suction cups to attach to Carvan or Motorhome etc
  • Operating distance of up to 500 metres in free space
  • 64-bit, 128-bit or 256-bit WEP/WPA/WPA2


includes 3m USB lead


The Solwise Rocket USB adapter is an outdoor 11b/g USB WiFi dongle incorporated into an omni directional 9dBi antenna. The Rocket is weatherproof and comes with a mounting bracket for wall fixing or it can be pole mounted using a couple of cable ties. It includes a 3m USB lead.

High output power and a high gain 9dBi omni antenna gives an operating distance of up to 500m. Ideal for mobile homes, caravans, portable buildings, sheds, outbuildings etc..

Photographs of the Rocket on holiday in Switzerland, courtesy of Louise from Solwise


Chipset Ralink RT2571
Standard IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11G
Frequency Band 2.412GHz ~ 2.484GHz unlicensed ISM band
Data Rate IEEE 802.11b: 1, 2, 5.5, 11 Mbps
IEEE 802.11g: 6, 9, 12, 18, 24, 36, 48, 54Mbps
Transmitter Power 22+/- 1dBm
Receive Sensitivity Operating at:
Power Consumption Transmit:<500mA
External Antenna 9dBi dipole Antenna
Security WEP (64/128/256bit), WPA, WPA-PSK, WPA2
I/O Interface USB 2.0/1.1
Operating System Windows / Mac*
Operating Temperature 0~55 Celsius
Storage Temperature -20~70 Celsius
Humidity 5~90% (non-condensing)
Size 48cm(L) x 3.5cm (W) x 2cm (H)
Weight 146g
Approvals CE/FCC


Drivers for RT2571 chipset version

Suitable for : *MAC OS X version 10.3/10.4/10.5/10.6
Windows 98, Windows ME, Windows 2000
Vista and Windows 7
Download here 23.08.11
User Manual Download here 23.08.11
CD Contents Download here 23.08.11
If you need drivers or info for the previous model Click here 23.08.11

Press Reviews

Practical Caravan (27.08.10)
The Solwise Rocket puts an end to campsite Wi-Fi woes