Tag: Laser Jammers

Escort ZW5 Laser Shifter Initial Impressions

Officer on side of road with PL4

This past Thursday I installed the Escort ZW5’s onto my wife’s car for a trip that we planned out for this weekend and sure enough, we headed out Friday and had our first encounter with the new setup. We ran into an officer who tagged us with the PL4.

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Escort ZW5 Wireless Laser Shifter Review

Escort ZW5 wireless shifters and Max 360c radar detector

The Escort ZW5 wireless laser shifters are a unique set of laser jammers. (Escort refers to jammers as “shifters,” but they’re the same thing.) The special thing about these jammers is that they wirelessly communicate to an Escort radar detector on your windshield without having to run any wireless through your vehicle’s firewall. The benefit of …

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Stinger to release All Fiber Laser Jammers

Stinger VIP fiber and ALP heads

Stinger just announced on their website that they’re going to be releasing laser jammers that use fiber optics for not just the transmitters like they do now, but also for the receivers. This is pretty awesome news. Check out how small the fibers are compared to the ALP head (right) or even Stinger’s normal receiver …

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Are Laser Jammers Illegal or Legal in the USA? Laser Jammer Laws

Are Laser Jammers Illegal or Legal - Laser Jammer Laws Map

Laser jammers are designed to prevent a police officer from acquiring your speed when he’s targeting you with his laser gun. It gives you time to quickly slow down as needed, disable your jammers, and let him get a reading off of your car doing the speed limit. Are laser jammers illegal or are they …

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