There are many such devices available. The AppelloGEO has several advantages over other systems. One is that it lies hidden and alert, ready for the time when/if the vehicle is stolen. Bit like an electronic sniper. Brilliant. Stolen vehicles can be searched for using satellite (thieves know this) and more importantly, via the telephone network. [...]
One of our North Western based customers had a JCB Vibromax 2 ton road roller stolen overnight Friday into Saturday, when it switched on it was showing some 4 miles from the site. The Roller was showing on a housing estate on the outskirts of Middleton our investigators very quickly picked up a tracking signal and within 15 minutes had located the machine in an on street parking bay in a new housing development.
I was fortunate to have won this item and although vey pleased with the peace of mind and added security I feel it is probably only usable for the first year