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

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

Archive