Great Lakes Angler Blog

Cordless Autotether Stops Boat if Pilot Falls Overboard

Wednesday, May 02, 2012

CHESTER, CT – Unlike traditional lanyards that come standard with boats and require the operator to be tethered to the boat, the patented Autotether kill switch is an easy-to-install, unobtrusive wireless unit. No wiring or tools are required—the system clips to the boat ignition switch and is self-powered with AAA batteries. Operating via transmitter that sends radio waves to a receiver connected to a boat’s engine, Autotether shuts off the engine if the boat operator falls into the water. It also sets off an alarm in the event that passengers (or pets) wearing the Autotether sensors on the boat fall into the water. The passenger sensors can also shut off the boat’s engine when the red alert button is pushed if you have a runaway boat.  Read Full Story



GlAngler Subscription

Recent Posts



Tags

Ryan Kleckner RedHead MATE USA Bait Rigs Turning Point Props Conservation Marathon Technology Scott Glorvigen Flat Slider 75 Rain suit Bait head Audio Bad Elf Tournament Grade Circle Hooks Frigibar Husky Jerk Lowrance JBL Snow-Shoe Tip-Up Dave Genz YUM Dinger High school bass fishing Fiberglass boat Goby eZSplice MWC Safety Pro Polish Multi-species ATV YUMphibian Onyx National Guard Kurt Mazurek Swedish FireKnife Records Weather Buoy Mustad Salmon Ice Features Custom Jigs & Spins Walleyes Oshkosh Grand Rapids Ultimate Outdoors Show Wake Fishing Boat lifts Muscle Squared 65 Sunstream Boat Lifts Fiberglass tiller Mercury Marine Beckson Marine Radio GPS for Lightning Connector Dunkirk, NY Blue Heron Communications Games Holland Rescue Jeff Gustafson Oakley Sunglasses Minnesota New York Niagara Falls Brian "Bro" Brosdahl LineGrabber Tyee CUSTOM JIGS 'N' SPINS Rods Dan Egan Gary Giudice Deck Plate Tackle Bag Plano Dave Mull Soul5 Tackle Labs Shoes Dogwood Canyon Trail Runs Fishouflage Barry Brown Marine Swim Whizz Balog CLASSIC sunglass One-Handle-Does-It-All System PFDs blue marlin Lund Boats Davis Instruments EVOLVE FISHING CO Scholarship spoon New Lures U.S.S.A. Telescoping JIggler Long Rod BASSMASTER CLASSIC Glorvigen Sheldon's 360 Sunglasses ChartSelect Evolve Autotether Brown trout FLW ice fishing, Bro Show, Traditions Media Ditty bag Legend Extreme Dollahon KVD B.A.S.S. Insect repellent Acme WeatherStation Beckson Marine Stowaway Bag Plates and Kits Launch ramp Kayak News/Social Marcum Lighting Bug bite relief Rough Weather Greater Niagara Fishing & Outdoor Expo Tools Hunting Absolute Outdoor, Inc. RAT FINKEE Grunden's Green Bay Marine Radio Fuel Rovermax LR 100 Boat maintenance Lake Superior YUM Cannon Accessories Chronglobal Electronics ASA Lund ShowSpan Catfish Alaskan Video Aqualuma Costa Gene Larew Up Stream Hydration Back Pack bimini top Air show Swanson-Russell Tip-Up binoculars Bass lure USCGA Boating Mr. Twister dock lines Plano Tackle Boxes Endura Andrew Semprevivo Pop-Up LED Bowlights JVD Oculus Lake Michigan Bethel University Topwater Trade Shows Mack's Lure Practical Sailor The Conference & Event Center Niagara Falls inReach Northland Yamaha ATV Spencer Yachts Manistee Z-Man Lake Assault Delorme Aluminum Deep V Series Chatterbait Reef Runner Synergy Outdoors Slender Spoon Walleye tournament Wisconsin Milennia MIL-iDock Contest spinning rod Minn Kota Trout Unlimited Michigan DNR Prosepec Electronics Skamania Mania ONIX Brad's Angler La Mar Serious Shine Insurance Smartfind S20 Personal AIS Beacon Louie Stout Earth Day Coleman cooler Traxstech Team Aqua-Vu Silver Horde Boat Covers Aquatic AV Clay Dyer iPilot Link Extreme Baitcast Reel EZ BoatPort Personal Flotation Device Tim Popfinger Camera mount Black Earth Creek Humminbird Boga Buff River Fishing TRAC Ecological Kindle book Bristol Bay Salmon Rapala Glacier Glove DSC Water Buddies Deep Sea Diver Whistler Spoon Ultracoat Chicago barrier Thermacell Mark Chmura cruzin PRADCO hardbaits Smart Guide Publications Beckson Cliff Pace Matt Straw Gunnison, CO Baitcast Fishing Pole BBQ Lighter On board Dave Mull Blog Conservation Skarlis LCWCC Downriggers Speakers Boating safety Kevin Van Dam Steve Wood Lake Erie Brite Wash Global Spectrum Aqua-Vu Blue Collar Outdoors Accon Marine Tournaments NAIFC Championship News Bass Pro Shops Gift Card Lake Ontario Bass Patrick Hurst EZ Dock Personal Flotation Devices Power Mystery Tackle Box Soft Jigwobbler Marine Speakers Indiana DNR Apps Lake trout Spreads iPilot Crankbait Net Fishing Clubs jigs Todd Sokolow NMEA Wounded Warriors LineSnubber Orca Fin System Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel Kill switch Future Fisherman Foundation Sphaera Dogs Dollohan iPad Fishing Matt Serbenski Gill NA Airmar University of Buffalo Whale Asian carp St. Croix USSA Marine Lighting Ethanol LOTSA Radial IGFA Mike Seymour Innovative Outdoors Great Lakes Troller Bass Pro Shops FRIDAY FUNNIES Tides exotic species Okuma spreader light Micro-Mobile Pro Viewing Case Knives SeaLife Cameras Muskie Lure exotic invader Jeff Wenzel Stabenow Kevin VanDam LakeMaster Western States Version MULL BLOG USO John E. Phillips Walleye Boat US OHIO Tom Neustrom Scott Martin SeaEra QC Safe boating PLB Ranger Aluminum Deep V Series Gary Dollahon BoatUS Angler Rig'N Tails South Haven, Michigan 1675 Pro Guide Batteries Faria Rain gear Ultimate Flannel Shirts Jerky Rippin' Lips Titan Chain Lip-Stix Ascend Bug repellent Bass Pro Nautical Jack Links Line Recycle Bin Mary Snyder AmVets Lead Swim bait WFN Fish Hawk XD4 Chargers Side Thruster AKOYA great lakes Tommy Skarlis EZ Splice Fasteners Uncle Norm's New Zealand Alabama Rig BASSMASTER Multitools Streams Marsh Madness Gull Lake Marine Grady-White Princecraft Clam Forage Minnow Beckson Marine Deck Plate splice Ditch Sportsman's rights Cabela's Storage Martin-Flory BOLT Padlock Moisture Muncher Youth Northwest Indiana Steelheaders Lights Smart Guide to Freshwater Fishing MUSHING Raritan Side Imaging Magnum Flow-Troll Beckson Marine Stowaway Bag Plate Invasive species CMP Global treestand injury mudsnail St. Croix Rods Coleman tree stand injury Betsy Lures Angler 175T Headgear Whale Pumps Wind Power The Harry Lure Yamaha SOG Michigan Macho Minnow Shock Wave Rushton Gregory Rubrail Catch & Cook Bheestie Bag Soo Locks TRAC Reese Ranger VS1780 Home Port Marine Marketing Green Bay, Wisconsin GPS Speedometer Shoremaster Mark Zona fitness Wild River series Lock Bibs Evinrude marlin Aqua Vu Traditions Media Fish America Foundation jeffstackleshop.com iPhone South Haven Ned Rig PulseTech Coast Guard Ryan Wilson Tournament Brandon Newby Size limits Ranger Andrew Dordek Shipping Full Throttle Navigation Mack's Lures Mazurek Sharpeners Berkley Monel Metal Izaak Walton League Line Chaco www.bigweeniebrand.com Church Tackle weather Bass Pro Shops Four-Person Dome Tent with Screen Porch Alaska Mosquito repellent ABT WileyX Iaconelli Larson Electronics toilet STRATTEC Quantum Hevi-Beads Lake of the Woods Jonathon VanDam Lake Huron Wildlife Forever Ice Fishing Legend Gold Bristol Bay Shelter Ravenswood Media Bro Brosdahl DuraSafe boat rental Odd'ball Fin Spin Honda HELLA Homeport Marine Marketing Hobie Pro Angler Slide Moor Shurhold Lakemaster KVD Speedbag Black Velvet Rugged Shark Gear Boats Kayaks Foul weather gear McMurdo Torpedo Divers Costa Sunglasses 580P lenses Army Corp of Engineers Ranger Boats Olcott, NY Michigan City, Indiana Marine NewsWire Keep Kool Gravity Hamlin BoatUS Port of Indiana ODNR Big Bear Products redfish Frabill Pharmaceuticals Rippin Lips Optima Sport Shows Contaminants Tight Lines Jewelry F-Series Storm Gear Vick Bait Holder Tracker Marine Venice, Louisiana Triton Boats Mag Light Owners tournament Sun protection Bass fishing Promise Keeper Brian Brosdahl Seakeeper gyro InvisaSnap Knife sharpening KVD Speedbag Wormfile Extended Warranty Corey Schmidt Traditions Interlux tackle storage Costa Del Mar Footwear Bob Schmidt Hobie Marine General USCG Strike King Normark DuraSafe Electronics Lock ABT X-2 Countdown Plano Synergy Fort Wayne, Indiana Salmon Unlimited of Illinois yachtpaint.com VMC Masters Walleye Circuit Free Fishing Weekend Boat names Jeff's Tackle Shop Wedding Ring Volvo Penta clubs

Archive