Singlespeed & Fixed Gear - Safest place evahh to lock up
Bikeforums.net is a forum about nothing but bikes. Our community can help you find information about hard-to-find and localized information like bicycle tours, specialties like where in your area to have your recumbent bike serviced, or what are the best bicycle tires and seats for the activities you use your bike for.
I locked up at school today at a rack with a very nice Independent Fabrications mountain bike, all blinged out with a Chris King headset and assorted goodies and secured by nothing more than a cheap combination cable lock.
I can't imagine anyone fighting with my ulock for an internet cheapie when that bike is there for the taking.
06-15-07, 03:39 PM
some people just ask for it.
leave a note saying "dude...
you have GOT to get a better lock for that bike."
06-15-07, 04:46 PM
Last Friday, I took part in my first Alleycat race.(came in second) At one point, we had to go to the Fresh Market, buy a Peterson's soda and chug it. Nobody bothered to lock up, we just left the bikes outside. I figured they picked that store because I didn't know the layout and spent over 5 minutes running around looking for the drinks.
So, the Fresh Market grocery store on the corner of Whitesburg and Airport is a safe place to leave your bike.
'Course, this being Alabama, crooks correctly assume we are all armed. :)
Powered by vBulletin® Version 4.1.12 Copyright © 2014 vBulletin Solutions, Inc. All rights reserved.