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CAN ANY TELL ME IF YOU CAN BUY A PROXY SENSOR FOR STANDARD ALARM?

IF SO WHERE AND HOW MUCH.

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from your local alarm specialist

there is not plug and play oem part as far as im aware

you'll have to hardwire a aftermarket sensor

i intend to wire up a shock sensor, and a tilt sensor to mine wher i get 5 mins

prox/microwave sensors can be a pain in the arse - make sure you buy a good one not a cheap nasty one

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I want a proximity sensor for my car too...

Let me know if you find anything that will fit the bill without having to buy a complete alarm system.
 

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as i supply and fit alarms all day long i suppose it would be rude of me not to offer my discounted services

leave it with me

ill get back to you all tonight

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would a shock n tilt sensor be better than a proxi sensor... or just get all three?? iam worried about the proxi sensor as my drive way fits two cars side by side and is surrounded by a close wall around it... would my mum's car and the wall being so close to my car set it off all the time?? [:^)]
 

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as i supply and fit alarms all day long i suppose it would be rude of me not to offer my discounted services

leave it with me

ill get back to you all tonight

damien
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would a shock n tilt sensor be better than a proxi sensor... or just get all three?? iam worried about the proxi sensor as my drive way fits two cars side by side and is surrounded by a close wall around it... would my mum's car and the wall being so close to my car set it off all the time?? [:^)]
prox sensor will be fine in that situation as they trip on mass movement
 

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ok my mkiv friends

the reason i am not going to fit prox/microwave sensor to my car is they are very unstable products, a pain to set up, and once set up hot/cold weather can interfear with the settings and make it over/under senstive.

think of the sensor as a box of matches and on top of it a bubble, with the adjustment screw you can make the bubble bigger or smaller.

when the sensor is active it will trip if it detects mass movement within the bubble.( the bubble will not see thru metal but will see thru glass,fabrics)

the manufacture i deal with for the alarms is in the process of making a new microwave sensor that should be "the one to have" but at this time there is no due date avalible

what i intend to do to my car is fit a shock sensor and a tilt sensor and possibly a glass break sensor, the factory alarm on my car comes with ultra sonic sensors (within the internal rear lights on my 5 door) which are internal movement sensors they are enough to cover the internal part of the car for movement.

the glass break sensor would trip on the first attempt of breaking the window (have you ever tried breaking a window they are tougher than they look)

the tilt sensor to cover the wheels being stolen

and the shock sensor to stop the hit a run people who cant drive, let alone park....

the sensors will all require 3 wiring connections to be made 1) perminant 12v, 2) negative (earth) when armed 3) negative output trip wire

the sensors that i can get:

1) single zone microwave sensor----?29.88

2) glass break sensor---------------?14.72

3) tilt sensor------------------------?35.25

4) shock sensor---------------------?15.98

the above are cost prices to me p&p would be charged at whatever i got charged from the post office

i am happy to order these items in for you, but i would prefer to give them a "tried and tested with the golf alarm" seal of approval

unfortunatly working 6 day weeks and having 2 children is taking up my weekends at the moment but hopefully i will have time to strip my car down soon hopefully even do a how to this soon

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damien

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Ah ok, bit far from Bristol then! I just wondered if you'd be
interested in some sort of group fitting if enough people were
interested!

But i don't know how long it would take?
 

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sound like a good idea, i will have to see how long it takes to install and take it from there

bristol is quite away from me, but if you would like this mod supplied and fitted im sure i will be able to arrange something..

think im gonna order a set of sensors at the end of this week and try to make some time for it this/next weekend weather dependant.

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I wasn't imagining you coming over here, i was thinking something like
finding a certain number of people depending on fitting times then
travelling somewhere central for most people. Like you say, depends on
how long it'll take and how many are interested!

Keep us informed though [:)]
 

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yeah that sounds good,

worst case senario, ill be able to get someone to to do it for yon in your area.

the technical guy from my supplier does a couple of days in your area evey 6 weeks or so

just out of interest how many people would be interested in a plug and play option on these extra sensors?

if i can get enough interest i may be able to get something made from my manufacture

could we have a show of hands for that so i can gauge interest obviously no comitment at this point



damien
 
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