General Cycling Discussion - Hi Im New And Totaly Desperate
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07-26-05, 06:54 AM
hey im new to this forum and i am desperate to get my bike unattached to this devilish kryptolok can some one plz help me i swear i love my bike + it is attacked to my bros bike too plz email me or write me a personal msg thnx!!!!1
07-26-05, 06:54 AM
realy i need help
Acetylene cutting torch? Pneumatic bolt cutters? Shaped charge? Bolt cutters with long handles and alot of muscle behind them? Maybe there's a bike thief out there who could share some "insider tips". (After all, they manage without gigantic tools...)
If it's a Kryptonite, you can always try a Bic -- http://www.engadget.com/entry/8154041173872584/
07-26-05, 10:48 AM
(S)he sent me an unsolicited PM stating that it's a combolock. If there are n digits, there are 10^n possible solutions. Probably 4 digits? 10,000 possible solutions. Get crackin'!
If you just want it off, get a dremel tool with a carbide disc. It will take a while, but that lock will come off eventually.
Whenever you use a lock, you are just buying time.
If there is a S/N stamped on the lock, the manufacturer could either give you the combo or make a new lock.
07-26-05, 12:16 PM
Who's lock is it? Why can't you open it. Did you try the Bic thing?
Sounds to me like someone wants to know how to rip off a bike
That's what I was wondering. If it's his bike and his lock, why can't he get it off? Confusing.
07-26-05, 03:14 PM
:roflmao: brilliant - a little excessive, but brilliant.
on a serious note - i have a kryptonite combo lock. They're pretty easy to crack the lock on, so if you'll just take a picture of you and the bike, with some proof that the bike is yours, I'll let you in on the secret. :rolleyes:
don't use that damned infernal aolese!!! god dammit! are you trolling or something?
07-26-05, 07:25 PM
I'm thinking the same thing. perhaps a "bot"... I'm not sure why I, specifically, would have gotten an unsolicited PM...
07-26-05, 08:16 PM
i wouldn't tell this guy anything. first 2 posts....something's rotten in denmark.
08-02-05, 04:30 PM
lock cutters or dynamite
08-02-05, 10:25 PM
jeeze....combo locks are so easy to deal with that this isn't even worth answering...
......for pete's sake I was cracking my grandfather's master combo padlock to take swipes from his whiskey stash when I was 10....
....get workin on it young lady! the padlock I played with was far harder than that one!
08-02-05, 10:39 PM
08-02-05, 11:30 PM
Ban this newb.
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