gyre wrote:I would expect lock cutting (beyond cables and toy locks) to be for desirable bikes or for convenience.
burner von braun wrote:but was wondering if you folks would have said anything to him..
unjonharley wrote:gyre wrote:I would expect lock cutting (beyond cables and toy locks) to be for desirable bikes or for convenience.
Bolt cutter are at least two foot long to cut anything good..
I take a chill pill to keep me from going all nuts and hammering dumb asses. Maybe I will go off my meds and look for people with cutters.
Eric wrote:While there are definitely organized thieves out there, if you just have a beater-bike and lock it with anything (or give it the appearance of being locked) it will discourage most casual thieves, the "oops, I'm drunk and theres a bike" type.
gyre wrote:dragonpilot wrote:
Better yet...don't bring your good stuff to the playa if you can't keep it in sight or on your person at all times.
That's just saying "Don't go.", for a lot of us.
AntiM wrote:I'm seriously considering a lock for our new stove/oven; especially after the stanchions got lifted. We will be locking our trailer's dropgate at our regional. Won't stop a determined thief, but will slow down casual "borrowers".
Miles wrote:So how'd it go Elliot? Did you bring the bait bikes?
We'll be starting a Bicycle Club Camp next year and were planning on doing some bait bikes and Theif-Shamings. Now i see this is allready happening!
If anyone would like to collaborate, join our camp (we'll be doing bike repair and bringing some jumps [hopefully jumps with flames] as well), or just watch some thieves get shamed, PM me!
So how'd it go Elliot? Did you bring the bait bikes?
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