How to Increase Your Wi-Fi Signal Using an Empty Beer Can

Have you ever sat in your house thinking about your poor Wi-Fi signal? If you have, then we’ve got a great solution to fix your problem with the use of just an empty beer can. This simple hack is a lot more economical than many others which require a lot more labour and money. This easy to make Wi-Fi booster can your increase your Wi-Fi reception from about 2 bars to 4 bars (average). So before we start the process, make sure you check your Wi-Fi reception.

Boost Your Wifi Signal

Things Needed:

  • Scissors

  • A utility knife

  • Some adhesive putty

  • An empty beer can

How To:

  1. Wash and clean the empty beer can.
  2. Dry the can.
  3. Use the utility knife to cut off the bottom of the can, be careful while you’re doing this.
  4. Now remove the ring-pull of the can.
  5. Similar to the 3rd step, cut the top part almost all the way. Leave a small part of metal to use as the base of our Wi-Fi booster.
  6. Cut along the middle of the can, make sure you cut the can in a straight line and opposite to the piece of metal attaching to the base.
  7. Carefully, open up the middle part of the metal by bending it with your hands.
  8. Now place our Wi-Fi booster on top of your Wi-Fi router and make sure the antennae comes through the small opening.
  9. Stick the booster’s base to the router using some good quality adhesive and make sure it stays there firmly.
  10. Now check your Wi-Fi signal.

One Response

  1. botanicgore October 18, 2013

Leave a Reply