The GSM-AUTO is a remote control on/off switch that connects to the GSM cell phone network. It is activated by calling its cell phone number; it will reject the call without answering and switch on the device connected to it. It has 2 independent switches; these can be programmed to switch on for a pre-determined length of time when the GSM-AUTO is called.
What are its applications? It can be used to remotely switch on or off a vehicles engine pre-heater, lighting, home heating systems, RV and marine cabin heaters, irrigation pumps, air conditioning, alarm systems, it also enables automated gates and doors to be opened using a cell phone
Do I need a telephone line? No the GSM-AUTO uses the GSM cell phone network
Will it work anywhere? It will work anywhere in the world where there is a GSM network and the GSM-AUTO can receive a signal
Can it be activated from another country? It can be activated from anywhere in the world as long as you have access to a telephone
Can anyone activate the GSM-AUTO by calling it? Yes and no, the GSM-AUTO can work in open access mode whereby it will respond to any call made to it, or secure access mode when it will only respond to authorized numbers
What are the call costs? The GSM-AUTO uses the cell phone network and the same as a cell phone it has a SIM card, when you call the GSM-AUTO it rejects the call without answering and switches on the device connected to it so there are no call costs incurred. When the GSM-AUTO is initially programmed it sends a confirmation text message and this will be charged at your network operators rate.
Do I have to use a cell phone to activate the GSM-AUTO? No it can be activated using a landline
GSM Remote Control Applications The GSM-AUTO’s versatility lends itself to a wide range of GSM remote control applications including
Remote control parking heaters Switch on your parking heater 20 minutes before using your car and have clear windows and welcoming warmth whatever the time of year.
Remote control of boat cabin heaters and bilge pumps Switch on your boats cabin heater and bilge pump whilst en route to your boat using your cell phone
Control of aviation engine heater Switch on your aircraft engine heater whilst en route to the hanger using your cell phone
Remote control switching of irrigation systems, water well pumps and pumping stations Controlling irrigation systems, water well pumps and pumping stations, switch on for a pre-set length of time or on and off as required from anywhere in the world
Central heating remote control If you have a holiday home switch on the heating and hot water before you arrive, periodically switch on the central heating to prevent damp, if freezing weather conditions are forecast at your 2nd home location switch on the heating to prevent water freezing and pipes bursting
Automated gate remote control Open automatic gates using a cell phone, control user access by programming authorized users telephone numbers into the GSM-AUTO, open the gates from anywhere in the world to allow access for deliveries