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Keeping Clean

By Elizabeth Ginns Britten — January 2004

   
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It’s annoying when birds “mark” your waterfront belongings. With Scarecrow on the market, though, maybe things will stay a little cleaner.

It’s a motion-activated sprinkler designed to “promote harmony between animals and humans, without the use of fences, chemicals, or noisemakers,” says the manufacturer.

Its passive infrared sensor activates a three-second blast of water when an intruder is within range. It attaches to a regular garden or dockside hose and uses just one 9-volt battery.

Scarecrow is backed by a 30-day, money-back guarantee, comes with a two-year limited warranty, and retails for $79.

Contech Phone: (800) 767-8658. www.scarecrowinfo.com.

Is there something you would like to know more about or see PMY put to the test? Write: Latest & Greatest, Power & Motoryacht, 260 Madison Ave., 8th Fl., New York, NY 10016. Fax: (917) 256-2282. e-mail: elizabeth.britten@primedia.com. No phone calls, please.

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This article originally appeared in the December 2003 issue of Power & Motoryacht magazine.

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