Comrade - Hard Wired PTO GPS Tracker

Comrade is a complete PTO GPS tracker designed for a wide variety of vehicle tracking applications. With multiple I/O interfaces that can be used for monitoring or controlling external devices. Its built-in GPS receiver has superior sensitivity and fast time to first fix. Its built-in 3-axis accelerometer allows motion detection and extends battery life through sophisticated power management algorithms.


Fleet Tracking, Commercial Vehicle Fleet Tracking, Heavy Equipment Fleet Tracking, Law Enforcement, Emergency Vehicles and much more.

Whether you need to monitor a fleet of 1 or thousands of Comrade is your ideal solution. Comrade is a complete tracking and communications device incorporating next generation, highly sensitive GPS technology on GSM/GPRS cellular networks for installation in any 12 or 24 volt vehicle. Superior internal antennas for both cellular and GPS eliminate the need for wired antennas which make Comrade mountable virtually anywhere in a vehicle resulting in an easy, inexpensive and covert installation. Comrade is designed to dramatically reduce cost, power and size while providing excellent field reliability. With hundreds of specific applications, Comrade can for example; unlock doors, remotely disable the ignition, monitor a myriad of PTO functions (on/off switches, etc). Its built-in 3-axis accelerometer allows motion detection and extends battery life through sophisticated power management algorithms. Comrade is the ideal GPS Tracking solution for those who require customized functions and very specific data.

  • 24-7 Live – GPS Tracking
  • Text/email alerts: geo zone, excessive speed, idle, ignition on/off, off-hours vehicle use, and much more.
  • Internal 3-axis accelerometer supporting driving behavior monitoring, power conservation and motion detection
  • Internal backup battery
  • Multiple input/output interfaces
  • Power take off functions (PTO)
  • Plug in wiring harness
  • Excellent field reliability
  • Extremely compact case 48” x 1.96” x 0.858”
  • Location accuracy within 10 feet
  • 1 year device warranty

Software Features

  • Live GPS Tracking – 24/7: Instantly locate and track your entire fleet vehicles exact locations on one map screen via any web connected device
  • Tracking: Vehicle position updates (bread crumbs) every 2 minutes (or quicker if needed) while in motion and every 10 minutes while stationary
  • Mobile Software Access: Access the tracking software while on the go via any web connected mobile device (IOS or Android – tablet or smart phone)
  • Global Mapping: Map, Hybrid, and Street Views – Using Google Maps
  • Vehicle Grouping & Color Coding: Vehicles can be assigned to a group and/or color coded for quicker at a glance identification
  • Map Views: Entire fleet, group, individual vehicle
  • Historical Route Replay: Replay any route taken by any vehicle – 24/7 (start, pause, stop, replay)
  • Enhanced Map Features: Live traffic, Google street view

Alert Notifications

  • Real Time Event Alerts delivered to administrator(s) via text message and/or email (multiple recipients)
  • Geozone Alerts: Alert notifications via txt/email when vehicle arrives/departs a pre-defined zone/location
  • Excessive Speed Alerts: Instant alerts delivered when a speed limit is exceeded – user defined
  • Idle Alerts: Instant alerts sent to administrators for each 10 minute vehicle idle occurrence
  • Scheduled Maintenance Notifications: Oil change, tire rotation, etc. (monitors odometer and hours elapsed)
  • PTO Alerts: Device may be configured to send alert of any on/off switch (open/close power event) on vehicle (IE. Carpet Cleaning Machine/Vacuum/Boom)
  • Geo Corridor Alerts: Alerts sent if a vehicle deviates from a pre-defined map route
  • Off Hours Vehicle Usage Alerts: Receive alerts if vehicles are operated during “off hours” control moonlighting
  • Fine Tune: Choose which vehicles and which alerts to receive

Powerful Reporting

  • 45+ fully customizable individual or fleet group reports available on demand. (formats: html, xls, csv, xml or email) included with monthly monitoring
  • View reports immediately in your browser and print
  • Set up customized reports to be delivered to your (or multiple) email inbox’s daily or weekly
  • 6 months of complete data retained
  • I.F.T.A. mileage reports – State border crossing reports – Included
  • Fuel Savings
  • Reduce excessive idling: 60 minutes of engine idle = approx. 1.5 gallons of wasted fuel
  • Create and enforce company NO speeding policy which increases fuel economy
  • Instant Fleet Visibility = Increased Efficiency = Improved Customer Service
  • Know where your fleet vehicles are located in real-time on one map screen via any web connected device
  • Eliminate the need to call drivers for current location or ETA
  • Utilize live mapping of your entire vehicle fleet to dispatch the closest vehicle to incoming customer calls
  • Accurately predict driver arrival times and possible delays
  • Improve customer billing accuracy as you now have a digital record of all service calls

Increased Productivity

  • Live monitoring of fleet activity: Day start/stop times, delivery arrivals/departures, lunches and breaks
  • Eliminate unauthorized vehicle use: Monitor all vehicle stops, route deviations, night & weekend vehicle use
  • NO MORE moonlighting (eliminate side jobs)
  • Validate all service calls for both customer and employees quickly and easily by verifying arrival time, duration spent at and departure from any location Safety
  • Quickly monitor driving behavior live and historically
  • Identify your fleets best and worst drivers by monitoring speed violations, heavy acceleration and hard braking
  • Implement driver safety programs and bonus incentives
  • Reduce Overall Expenses

  • Reduce vehicle breakdowns by staying on top of all regularly scheduled vehicle maintenance
  • Verify actual labor hours performed
  • Eliminate/reduce overtime wages
  • Reduce time spent by employees and accounting department reconciling work hours
  • Possible savings on vehicle insurance premiums (talk to your insurance broker for eligiblity)
  • Quicker stolen vehicle recovery
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