beeps is exactly the warning you get when instant-on ambushes
somebody ahead. You could be next. Every beep may not
be radar, but it’s a threat until you know otherwise.
is the military term for an ‘Unknown.” Every bogey must
be identified; friend or foe?
designed V1 to eliminate the Shrug Factor. Knowing location
is the first step. A bogey behind? If it’s weak, not a
threat. A bogey ahead? Be alert; you’re approaching an
unknown. Any bogey to the side is no threat; radar gets
no reading from the side.
Paul Doetsch remembers: Instant-on at 12 o’clock
Dennis Walsh reports: Moving radar at 6 o’clock
think the Bogey Counter is overkill. Until they use it.
A common false alarm, caused by self-opening store doors,
always come in multiples. When the counter shows four
or more, all in the same direction, you’ll know what to
DiMotta didn’t shrug: Three openers and
the Bogey Counter and the Radar Locator give you a detailed
Threat Assessment. Are you facing a lone hunter or a war
Grothause tells about: Massacre on the
a customer tells me that his V1 is like a personal AWACS.
That was the idea.