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Old 19-11-2009, 08:44   #1 (permalink)
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Default Pepper spray intruder alarm

I was contemplating leaving a little present for any would be intruders whilst i left the van for christmas

As pepper spray can be bought freely in Italy, i was dreaming up a way to flood the RV with the gas on activation of the alarm.

Any thoughts?
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Old 19-11-2009, 09:37   #2 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by bashers View Post
I was contemplating leaving a little present for any would be intruders whilst i left the van for christmas

As pepper spray can be bought freely in Italy, i was dreaming up a way to flood the RV with the gas on activation of the alarm.

Any thoughts?
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Old 19-11-2009, 09:40   #3 (permalink)
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There are two things to consider....

These are illegal in the UK, and are considered 'offensive weapons'. Sad, but true

If you were to set one of in your MH, I'm guessing that it wouldn't be a nice place to live for some weeks afterwards, as I'm pretty certain that the chemicals would be pervasive, and get into your soft furnishings.

I really haven't a clue how you could set one off remotely, but I imagine it wouldn't be easy unless you posess a peculiar set of skills.

Good luck
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Old 19-11-2009, 09:41   #4 (permalink)
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Just wire the chassis to the mains, no less legal but much more effective I would have thought.
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Old 19-11-2009, 11:17   #5 (permalink)
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THe person setting off the spray is the intruder but possession may be an offence. Why not substitute the pepper spray with a Smartwater device?
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Old 19-11-2009, 11:24   #6 (permalink)
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Knowing the stupid PC brigade in the UK now you will no doubt be charged with assault and infringement of his human rights and the yob will no doubt sue you for damages and win.

You could get a 'smoke out' device fitted, we have one in our TV wholesalers warehouse, it completely fogs out everything..........

Bit expensive though.

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Old 19-11-2009, 12:18   #7 (permalink)
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Also - its a long shot but you have to consider that someone unknown to you may enter your MH legally ie the police or more often the fire brigade if for instance a fire started. they wount appreciate being sprayed with pepper whilst trying to save your van. thats why these type or intruder devices are illegal. i suppose we care more than other countries here
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Old 19-11-2009, 14:20   #8 (permalink)
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