Originally Posted by jimgo
I wasn't suggesting a tracking system, though a lo-jack type device would work, too. I was just thinking of a proximity-based alarm. If the outboard moves more than a few feet from the boat, the alarm goes off.
No, understood. I was just making the case for another possibility. The proximity based alarm could be something. I would be just be concerned about a malfunction : with the alarm being loud, one wouldn't be very popular with slip neighbors.....