Advocacy & Safety - OnGuard 5001 BruteSTD U-Lock
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07-29-09, 12:18 AM
so i got the OnGuard 5001 BruteSTD U-Lock and i want to know if anyone has this lock? and is it a good lock?
also, how do you lock a bike with a u lock? cant you lock the rear wheel and the seatpost with the u-lock?
07-29-09, 05:56 AM
According to the reviews in Amazon.com, this seems like a sturdy lock that you can get at a 50% price drop.
It's a good idea to lock your bike to a frame when parked.
07-29-09, 06:15 AM
You may want to get yourself a cable with a loop at each end from your local bike shop to help secure the wheels - your local equivalent of this :
Here is Sheldon Brown's locking tips :
08-07-09, 09:21 PM
If you are going to go through the trouble of removing your seatpost, take it with you.
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