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Repurposing an old Hitron CGN2 Modem

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Jan 12, 2017
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Repurposing an old Hitron CGN2 Modem

So I've had this CGN2-ROG modem sitting in my closet. Purchased it outright a while ago when upgrading to the faster plans only for it to be replaced by the CGN3.

Any way I can repurpose this to function as something else? (Switch, wifi extender/repeater) or is it basically trash?

Does Rogers still use this for any of their packages? Would anyone purchase this off Kijiji?
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Maybe a door stopper? Paperweight? Desk Ornament?
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Frame it up on the wall.
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Get one more and you'll have matching book ends.
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GUT it! take it apart, and hang it in the garage wall of the board.
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