Originally Posted by captainpugwash
Does that help or am I just rambling?
Welcome to the common factor all forums share...each contributor has their own view of things and (sometimes* often* always* ) argues against opposing views. Otherwise known as "Don't you call my baby ugly".
Like a lot of these things, there's merit in most of what is said. Clearly, you pays your money, you takes your choice. Clearly, TK102's don't work without a mobile signal. Clearly £300 plus is a lot of money. Clearly, £60 is cheaper than £300.
Different people have different needs. Different products satisfy different people. My view - for what it's worth - is that the subject of Trackers (assuming you even think you need one) is about balancing risk. The risk of the boat being stolen, the risk of no mobile phone signal, the risk of the Mrs Leapy missing £300 as opposed to £60 (
) Personally, I don't need to know if the console hatch suddenly opens (the boats in the garage). I don't worry about the bilges flooding (the boats in the garage). I don't even worry about the garage door opening (another GSM alarm
As I've said before...you pays your money...
but if the boat is out of the garage and a mile up the road I'd like to know where it's heading. The TK102 does that
So I don't need an expensive device and a 3rd party to monitor it. Different people have different needs
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