November 2017 Issue

Remote Heat Switching: Wemo Smart Plugs Win

Control your engine heater remotely with cellphone-activated switching from FST or SwitchBox. When Wi-Fi is available, Wemo Smart Plugs are a bargain.

Someone just flipped the switch and shut off summer. Aircraft owners who live in the temperate climes are preparing their machines for the demands of winter. Unless those owners have been living under a rock, they know that part of that preparation involves figuring out a way to start the engine when the frost is on the pumpkin because they know that firing it up in very cold weather, without some form of preheat, can do a lot of damage to the engine.

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