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Deep dive review of the V1, Part VII: Conclusion

Deep Dive Review: Valentine One with V1connection, PART VII Wow, am I thrilled that I made it this far!  I’ve got other articles and reviews to publish that I’ve put on hold. It’s hard to believe that it has taken me more than three months to pen this bad boy.  I didn’t expect that when …

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Evolution of police laser (lidar) and its active and passive countermeasures

Updated: 1846Z-5, 23 Apr 14, By Veil GuyWhen the engineers of Veil set out to counter the new speed enforcement targeting threat, called police laser or police lidar, during the early 90s, active countermeasures (ie; laser jammers) were not available. In fact, radar detector companies had yet to devise a way to even detect it. …

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Distance and Signal Strength RD Tests: A Case of the Tail Wagging the Dog?

Updated: 23 Apr 14, By Veil Guy Distance and Signal Strength RD Tests: A Case of the Tail Wagging the Dog? I have been meaning to publish an article on this subject for more than a few years and had been sitting on putting on the finishing touches to this one, that is until I …

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Six Essential Driving Tools for the Enthusiast Driver

Six Essential Driving Tools for the Enthusiast Driver Updated: 23 Apr 14, By Veil Guy During last week’s 2000 plus mile multi-state road-trip, which encompassed the states of PA, WV, OH, KY, MD, VA, DC, DE, and NJ while I was performing a detailed examination of the performance of the newly released Beltronics STiR+, I …

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Laser Ally Lidar Speed Gun: High Tech Police Laser

Laser Ally Police Lidar Unit Laser Ally™ DNA Updated: 23 Apr 14, By Veil Guy I still have a first generation police laser gun from Laser Technology (LTI) in my possession, the 20-20 Marksman, introduced in the early to 1990s. It’s sheathed in metal and sports some serious optics. It’s also packs some heft to …

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Laser Ally Lidar Speed Gun: High Tech Laser

Laser Ally Police Lidar Unit I still have a first generation police laser gun from Laser Technology (LTI) in my possession, the 20-20 Marksman, introduced in the early to 1990s. It’s sheathed in metal and sports some serious optics. It’s also packs some heft to it. At the time, it was common to see these …

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RadarActive Review: Are Conventional Radar Detectors Obsolete?

RadarActive and crowdsourcing, The Ultimate Game Changer? RadarActive v1.7 for iPhone Updated: 23 Apr 14, By Veil Guy GPS technology certainly has permanently changed the radar detector landscape. I knew this when I was the first to pronounce that GPS-detector integration was a game changer years ago—not just a trendy gimmick—and we have Escort (really …

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Laser Diode Laser Jammers: Is There Any Merit to the Marketing Hype Surrounding Them?

“High-Powered” Laser Diode Jammers Updated: 23 Apr 14, By Veil Guy I’ve been told by a Laser Interceptor rep, that the LIs are “eye safe,” and that Radar Roy’s article suggesting otherwise, contained inaccuracies. Laser Interceptor has come to a settlement with the holder of the US Patent for look-up table laser jammers, Blinder. LI …

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An Unconventional But Very Useful Feature of Certain Radar Detectors

Unconventional But Useful Feature of Certain Radar Detectors Updated: 23 Apr 14, By Veil Guy A couple of days ago I was driving my Bimmer to the office and I noticed an illuminated electrical fault indicator on my dash. Figuring the possibility of an eventual stall and subsequent inability to re-start my car, I immediately …

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Cheetah C50 Review/Preview: Best-of-Breed GPS Camera Detector Gets Even Better With Trinity 2.0

Cheetah C50 Review/Preview: Best-of-Breed GPS Camera Detector Gets Even Better with new Trinity 2.0 Feature Updated: 23 Apr 14, By Veil Guy Scotland UK, 23 Aug 2009: I am pleased to inform our readers that best-of-breed Cheetah Advanced Technologies LTD of Scotland, will soon be introducing the newer and more powerful Cheetah C50, the most …

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