Disable WiFi Radio (on Gateway unit)

I would like to turn off the wifi radio on the Eero device I have in my equipment cabinet.  That way it can act as the Gateway unit and I can have others in the home work as access points.

Locating an eero in a metal cabinet often attenuates the signal, and it sometimes still latches onto a device and causes problems.  By shutting off the radio this would not happen.  Let the Gateway act as Gateway-only and the other devices be wifi access points. 

If figure this would be a software upgrade, and if telcos can build it into their router/modems then so can eero.

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  • I have the same exact issue and just posted a new request for this feature as well.

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