Drover goes beyond any other paddock gate system on the market

Drover control by GSM Mobile Device

The Drover gate can be opened or closed very easily using a mobile phone, in fact the drover gate can be opened or closed using a land line also when calling the Drover gate.

To open or close the Drover gate simple phone the Drover gate number, phone to open and phone to close. Alternatively you can simple text "Open" to the gate number to open the Drover gate and text "Closed" to close the drover gate.

Using the phoning or texting method to open or close the gate can be chosen "on the fly", phone to open and text to close or vice a versa depending on your needs. Simply enjoy the freedom and flexibility.

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Drover's Boom is Electrified

The Drover gate has a telescopic boom that can be extended out across the paddock passage. Where the passage is wider than the boom an adjustable spring loaded tape carrier is also provided to close remaining

The boom is connected directly to the nearby wire conductor of the electric fence making the boom fully electrified. Connection is made using a spring loaded clip which grips the electric fence wire firmly.

Using the phoning or texting method to open or close the gate can be chosen "on the fly", phone to open and text to close or vice a versa depending on your needs. Simply enjoy the freedom and flexibility.

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Drover is Portable

The drover is fully portable and can be moved from one fencing post to another taking less than a minute to set up on all standard fencing posts. The mounting bracket is designed to suit a wide range of posts and comes complete with a ratchet strap and hook assembly that is simply used to clamp the Drover to the fencing post.

Drover is aligned to the post at the required height and direction and the strap is simply pulled loosely through the ratchet and the final clamping is done by closing the ratchet so that the strap is tight on the post. To release the ratchet lever is moved the release position and the ratchet tension is released when the strap unwinds from the ratchet.

Using the phoning or texting method to open or close the gate can be chosen "on the fly", phone to open and text to close or vice a versa depending on your needs. Simply enjoy the freedom and flexibility.

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Drover's Control Panel

The Drover control panel is layout in a very simple and easy to use way. The panel consists of a fully programmable 24 seven timer which can be used to pre program the opening and closing of the gate any time of the day or night seven days a week. The panel also consists of four switches which are used to set the Drover to your preferred mode of operation.

The red switch is the main power switch for the unit which is used to turn the power ON and OFF to the unit. The switch to the right is the mode switch which allows you to select a Manual or Automatic mode of operation. When in manual mode the switch to the extreme right is used to open and close the gate. When in automatic mode the switch on the immediate right is then used to select the timer or GSM mode of operation. When timer is selected then the Drover's internal timer is used to open and close the gate and when GSM mode is selected you have complete flexibility to phone or text the gate to open or close the gate.

Using the phoning or texting method to open or close the gate can be chosen "on the fly", phone to open and text to close or vice a versa depending on your needs. Simply enjoy the freedom and flexibility.

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Drover's Boom

Drover's has a telescopic boom that extends out to 12ft. Where the passage is wider than the boom an adjustable spring loaded tape carrier is also provided to close remaining gap of the passage. The boom is connected directly to the nearby wire conductor of the electric fence making the boom fully electrified. Connection is made using a spring loaded clip which grips the electric fence wire firmly. The use of a telescopic boom allows Drover to be easy to transport.

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Drover's Power

Drover is powered by a lithium Ion battery pack which is integrated into the base of the unit. The battery pack is specially designed for the needs of the Drover and includes an intelligent power management system used to manage the power output of the lithium Ion battery cells and the charging of the cells.

The battery pack connects seamlessly to the Drover and simple slides into position from the right hand side of the unit. To release the battery pack simply slide up the latch on the right hand side and slide out the battery pack. To replace the battery pack simple lift up the latch and slide the battery pack into the base of the unit.

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Drover's Size

Because of Drover's small, compact and light-weight design its easy to carry anywhere on the farm. So where the herd goes Drover goes too. Drover can be attached securely to any typical (electric) fence post.

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Benefits of Drover on your farm

We all know of the rising costs of fuel these days. With Drover will reduce these fuel costs by eliminating the use of farm vehicle to and from paddock gates therefore reducing the fuel costs. No longer with you need to drive to & from paddock to open and close paddock gates. This will save you time and money and have a environmental bonus.

DroverDrover understands that every farmer work schedule is always full and Drover wishes to add a helping hand on your farm. Drover takes away that laborious, mundane task of opening and closing gate paddocks at milking times. No longer will you need to travel to and from paddock gates just to open and close the gate. Drover is fully automated to do this task for you where ever you are on the farm. With Drover on on your farm will free up some valuable time allowing you get on with other pressing matters on your farm. As we say at Graze Mate Text til the cows come home.

DroverBecause of Drover's innovative design bring the latest in technology by use of its GSM built into its design. This allows you to open/close the paddock gate using a mobile phone by simply texting the Drover Device to open or close anywhere in the country/farm. No longer will you need to travel to paddocks just to do the laborious task of opening/closing paddock gate. Drover will reduce daily visits to the paddock by least 50%. Give you more time to do other tasks on the farm.

DroverHail, rain, sleet or snow Drover is out there working for you in all types of weather so you don't have to. There'll be day when the weather is too bad to go out in with Drover you won't have to go out in these conditions in order to open/close the paddock gate Drover is there to do that for you.