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Ideas for theft deterrent?


Old 05-16-2012, 12:20 PM
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Originally Posted by Michael1 View Post
I wonder how easy it would be to temporarily take the alarm out of the system so it doesn't fault when you go to use the boat and it gets driven out of range.
It's very easy to program an alarm device in or out of a system. Just a matter of becoming familiar with the programming. And you are right - you'd have to program out the device if boat went out of range because most (good) wireless alarm system constantly poll each alarmed device (contact, IR, smoke detector, etc).
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Old 05-16-2012, 12:22 PM
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Originally Posted by glassdave View Post
What kind of GPS? I have been looking at doing something similar.
I don't remember the unit (I sold the boat) but the set-up was pretty slick. The mount held the entire unit (probably a 6-7" Garmin chartplotter), angled the unit toward me and was painted to match my gel.
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