Hornet Deer Alert System
Hornet Deer Alert System is a effective deer avoidance system. It is the season when deer come down into our world to play. If you have ever seen first hand the amount of damage that a deer can do when it comes into contact with a moving vehicle, it is not pretty. Now imagine a motorcycle coming into contact with a deer at any speed at all. That could be catastrophic! The Hornets are available in black or chrome.
Q. Is Hornet Deer Alert System a deer whistle?
No. Hornet Deer Alert System should not be compared with air activated deer whistles. In the lab and field testing the manufacturer performed on deer whistles from 1995 to 1998, found that air activated deer whistles require a minimum of a 48 M.P.H. Direct air flow to produce any measurable sound level. In their opinion, air activated deer whistles have little to no effect on deterring deer/vehicle accidents.
Hornet Deer Alert System is a small electrically powered sonic generator which produces a high powered directional sonic wave. This wave can be tracked at 1600 feet and has demonstrated the ability to alert deer and most other animals of an approaching vehicle with sufficient time and distance to avoid deer/vehicle accidents.
Q. If I install Hornet Deer Alert System on my vehicle, will I never hit a deer?
Hornet Deer Alert System is not a magical device, although it is a highly effective deterrent against deer/vehicle collisions. The manufacturer estimates, using The Hornet Deer Alert System along with driver awareness, will reduce your risk of a deer/vehicle accident by more than 70%. The Hornet was tested on deer accident-prone police and emergency vehicles over a 3-year period with more than 6 million proven accident-free miles before it was brought to market.
Q. Can Hornet Deer Alert System be installed on a motorcycle?
Yes. There is a special motorcycle wiring harness available for The Hornet. It consists of a wiring harness with the new weather-tight connector, control switch and inline fuse.
Q. Will the weather affect Hornet Deer Alert System?
No. The Hornet is water-resistant and is not affected by normal high and low temperature conditions. However, The Hornet is not completely waterproof. If it is submerged in water, the driver circuitry can be damaged. In addition, The Hornet should be protected from any direct water flow, such as a high-powered water jet that may be found in a car wash.
Q. What is the warranty of Hornet Deer Alert System?
The Hornet comes with a 90-day limited warranty and a lifetime service policy. If The Hornet fails during the warranty period, the Company will replace it at no cost to you. If The Hornet fails to operate after the warranty period, the Company will repair or replace The Hornet as necessary for a small service charge plus shipping and handling.
Q. Will Hornet Deer Alert System THEY WORK For Your Harley affect my vehicle’s electrical system?
No. The Hornet uses less than 10mA of electrical power, which is less than the dome light in your vehicle