Antenna upgrade

I bought a pair of Alfa 9dbi-gain antennae to upgrade the old WRT54GL. Can you guess which is the new antenna? Hint: it is not made of wood.

Notable improvement in signal strength particularly when sitting up the garden.

Model purchased was ARSN19TNC-010 reverse-polarity TNC. When investigating the device I required I couldn't find a straightforward photo comparison of female RP-TNC versus female RP-SMA connectors, so here you go:

I had bought Alfa kit before and found it satisfactory. Remarkably made in Taiwan, not China.

Was that an ad? This blog must be going downhill.

Amazon's packaging was as daft as ever: