TELECOM Digest OnLine - Sorted: Re: Cell Phone Extenders?

Re: Cell Phone Extenders?

John Levine (
31 Dec 2005 23:22:43 -0000

> If you buy a cellphone and contract for service for that cellphone
> with a licensed carrier, then that carrier's license covers the
> operation of the phone you activated with that carrier. You can't
> then go out and use other phones under that contract without the
> carrier's consent.

An interesting theory, although clearly nonsensical with GSM phones.

I do agree that repeaters above 100 mw need a license which you don't
have if you're not a cell carrier.

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