Gear OTTO Reveals LynQ Long-Range Location Tracker at SOFIC Lynsey Davis June 5, 2019 Join the Conversation OTTO Communications designs and manufactures communication accessories while specializing in mission-critical equipment for the two-way radio market. This year at SOFIC, OTTO revealed one of their newest products- the LynQ Long-Range Location Tracker. It may not seem new, but the LynQ has some truly unique features. One of the most notable features of this product is that it doesn't need cellular networks or WiFi. LynQ uses proprietary technology which and algorithms to blend GPS signals with long-range, low-power radio frequency communication to connect devices. To use the devices, team members simply sync up their devices and go their way. The system provides outdoor location tracking for teams of up to 12 people in crowds, remote areas, combat/tactical situations, rugged terrain, and many other areas. LynQ has a real-time display that gives distance and direction information for team members. Most importantly, it provides a completely secure, closed private network between all of the paired devices. LynQ devices are weatherproof, water-resistant, and military-tested to ensure that they will continue to perform even when faced with difficult conditions. Users will not need to purchase any apps in order to use LynQ and there are also no monthly fees. Here are some more details on LynQ: FEATURES: Provides real-time direction and distance data within a 3-mile radius with 3-meter GPS accuracy. Spread-spectrum frequency hopping ensures a secure, reliable individual group network to locate team members at all times. Works where smartphones, WiFi, and cellular networks fail. Single-button user interface makes it incredibly simple to set and pair each unit and the group. Rugged integrated carabiner clip securely attaches to any gear. Rechargeable battery lasts up to 3 days with mixed use. Charges via integrated mini-USB. SPECIFICATIONS: IP67 rated to withstand harsh, wet weather and blowing dust and dirt Operates in the 902-928 MHz frequency range Measures 4-in. x 2-in. x 1-in. Includes mini-USB charging cord 1-year warranty FIELD EXPERIMENT DATA: *When LynQ was tested during the Crimson Viper Field Experiment USPACOM Demonstrated a 61% reduction in time spent locating wounded/unconscious soldiers 12 out of 12 officers that used LynQ recommended the devices for use in humanitarian aid/disaster response 11 out of 12 officers recommended LynQ for stealth/reconnaissance and border patrol For more information about other products offered by OTTO visit https://www.otto-comm.com/. Explore RECOILweb:Outta the Closet: Bite Size SpydercosBlack Rain Ordnance Bolt ActionDPC: Art of the Mag FlipFlamethrowers -- Once tools of war, now toys NEXT STEP: Download Your Free Target Pack from RECOILFor years, RECOIL magazine has treated its readers to a full-size (sometimes full color!) shooting target tucked into each big issue. Now we've compiled over 50 of our most popular targets into this one digital PDF download. From handgun drills to AR-15 practice, these 50+ targets have you covered. Print off as many as you like (ammo not included). Get your pack of 50 Print-at-Home targets when you subscribe to the RECOIL email newsletter. We'll send you weekly updates on guns, gear, industry news, and special offers from leading manufacturers - your guide to the firearms lifestyle.You want this. Trust Us.