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Ball Joint Mount
Lock Ring
Metal Strap
Gigabit PoE (24V, 0.5A) with Mounting Bracket
Power Cord

Installation Requirements

Hardware Overview

Reset Button

To reset to factory defaults, press and hold the Reset button for more than 10 seconds while the device is powered on. Alternatively, the device may be reset remotely via a Reset button located on the bottom of the Gigabit PoE Adapter.

Ethernet Port

This Gigabit Ethernet port is used to connect the power and should be connected to the LAN and DHCP server.

Power LED

The Power LED will light blue when the device is connected to a power source.

Ethernet LED

The Ethernet LED will light steady blue when an active Ethernet connection is made and flash when there is activity.

Signal LEDs

In airOS®, you can modify the threshold value for the wireless signal strength LEDs on the Wireless tab under Signal LED Thresholds. Each LED will light when the wireless signal strength is equal to or greater than the LED’s threshold value. The default threshold values for these LEDs are shown below:

Hardware Installation

Go to the appropriate mounting instructions: Pole Mounting or “Wall Mounting”.

Note: The NanoBeam can also be mounted inside a window using the NanoBeam Window Mount, model NBE-19-WM (sold separately). For instructions, see the NanoBeam Window Mount Quick Start Guide.

Pole Mounting

Wall Mounting

The NanoBeam must be mounted directly to a wood stud or other structurally stable surface to avoid damage to the mounting hole when you adjust the aim.

Optional Accessory

To enhance stability, you can use the NanoBeam Wall Mount Kit, model NBE-WMK (sold separately).

Note: Center screw included. Two optional screws (not included) provide additional stability.

Installation Instructions

  2. Fastener (not included)


    NanoBeam Wall Mount Kit


Connecting Power

  1. Connect the power using:

WARNING: The switch port must comply with the power specifications listed in this Quick Start Guide.

Accessing airOS via Wi-Fi

Installer Compliance Responsibility

Devices must be professionally installed and it is the professional installer's responsibility to make sure the device is operated within local country regulatory requirements.

The Output Power field is provided to the professional installer to assist in meeting regulatory requirements.



Dimensions (Mount Included)

189 x 189 x 125 mm

(7.44 x 7.44 x 4.92")

Weight (Mount Included)

530 g (1.17 lb)


13 dBi

Networking Interface

(1) 10/100/1000 Ethernet Port


Outdoor UV Stabilized Plastic

Max. Power Consumption


Power Supply

24V, 0.5A Gigabit PoE Adapter (Included)

Power Method

Passive PoE (Pairs 4, 5+; 7, 8 Return)

Wind Loading

45.4 N @ 200 km/h

(10.2 lbf @ 125 mph)

Wind Survivability

200 km/h

(125 mph)


Pole-Mount (Kit Included)

Wall-Mount (Not Included)

Window-Mount (Not Included)

ESD/EMP Protection

± 24kV Contact/Air

Operating Temperature

-40 to 70° C

(-40 to 158° F)

Operating Humidity

5 to 95% Noncondensing



Operating Frequency (MHz)


2412 - 2472


2412 - 2462

Management Radio (MHz)


5150 - 5250


U-NII-3: 5725 - 5850