Hacking on 802.11 devices can come with a corresponding confusion factor. Why do you need a pigtail? Isn't that what little girls wear? What on earth is LMR cable? Why do I need it? What is a RP-TNC connector, and where would I find one?
This appendix attempts to answer these questions and more, by discussing a number of common wireless hardware parts that you will run across.
Bluetooth, Mobile Phones, and GPS
Network Discovery and Monitoring
Wireless Network Design
Appendix A. Wireless Standards
Appendix B. Wireless Hardware Guide