Originally Posted by RobinScurr
I have to 2nd that the Vesper anchor alarm
feature on their AIS
is very good. I spent the last 6 months and can attest to it's ability. It does requiree a smartphone app to turn it on/off, etc, but the phones does not have to be on, so long as you have the external alarm
I leave my AIS
on all the time, so no extra power use is needed - turn everything else off. I have a buzzer installed in the breaker panel that DOES wake both my wife and I when the alarm goes off. Fortunately, that has only happened twice, with wind
gusts of over 40 kts!
Plus, you get nifty pictures like the screenshot below, or as I like to say, "What your boat
does while you're sleeping!"
Wow, that picture alone, is almost worth the price
of admission! Just for the art of it. ;-)