Another great post by Wifi Nigel. This time he takes on the varying 5 GHz “11a” channels worldwide:
Last year, I put up a posting which highlighted the fact that here in the UK (and I suspect all of Europe) we often have 3 channels missing from our allocation of unlicensed channels in the 5GHz band. Looking at many manufacturer data sheets, channels 120, 124 and 128 are often shown as not being supported. This is despite the fact that they are allocated for use by local regulatory bodies (OFCOM here in the UK).
Read more at: 5GHz – 3 Missing Channels in Europe