The MiniLink Wireless Ethernet System, based on 802.11a technology, operates in the license free 5.3 and 5.8 GHz U-NII bands. The system of dual RF modules is designed as a plug-and-play CAT5/Ethernet cable replacement product for use with standard Ethernet devices such as DVRs, video servers, IP cameras, routers/hubs, etc. The system features 9 user selectable channels and transmits up to 30 miles a 20 Mbps digital data stream in standard mode and a 40 Mbps digital data stream in turbo mode. The MiniLink Wireless Ethernet System employs switch selectable setup functions using LED indicators for ease of operation. The signal between the RF modules is encrypted for secure transmission, preventing unauthorized access. Components of the MiniLink Wireless Ethernet system are housed in weatherproof billet aluminum cases.