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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old Dec 18th, 2009, 1:58 pm Thread Starter
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Anyone here own a Escort Redline?

They offered me a trade-up ($80 for my old Escort 8500x50) so I bit. Wonder if this is better?

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Escort danger

I think Tiger had a few escorts. I think he paid a lot more for his.

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Check out i'm sure it's been commented on in the forums.

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post #4 of 5 (permalink) Old Dec 26th, 2009, 8:07 pm Thread Starter
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Got to use it on my 1,000 mile trek this week. Very nice performance and range and it alerted me well in advance of the cops I encountered. So much so, that when it beeped, they were far away and out of sight before they even appeared. I saw on their website where either Popular Mechanics or Popular Science gave it some 13 mile range (which I find hard to believe, but still it does have a nice range alert).

While in Chico, CA I was talking to the cook at the hotel's restaurant during breakfast. He got nabbed for a mere 3 mph over (68 in a 65 MPH zone on Hwy. 99) and it cost him $300 with court fees added on. The bigger fish was that he did a rolling stop right-turn at a signal and swung into a mini-market for coffee on his way to the restaurant at 5 AM and a city cop met him on the way out. Ticket was $370 and it's posted on traffic signs in Chico, but all the extra court fees they added on cost him $900. Ouch!

Guess the state will bail itself out soon at those rates.

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Bloody sensitive thing!

This Redline thing alerts to Instant-On radar almost 50 seconds on the highway before he even sees the cop in the median.

Redline Instant-On Capability Video

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