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Old 11-01-2013, 21:54   #1
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car alarm as boat alarm?

I paln to install a boat alarm, ie panic button.

Looking at car alarms as they are 12V, cheap and have multiple wireless remote transmitters to function as panic buttons so I do not need to wire a physical button.

Has anybody else done this? is it simple to bypass all the additional functionalities of the alarm system? is 120dB loud?

Any comments are welcome?
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Old 11-01-2013, 22:05   #2
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Re: car alarm as boat alarm?

Check this system out
AQUALARM :: Wireless Boat Security System, 12 volt $299.00
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Re: car alarm as boat alarm?

Yes, 120 dB is loud - about equal to a jackhammer @ 3 feet, or a jet engine @ 300 ft.
The pain threshold is generally stated as 125 dB.
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