Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: Columbus, OH
Bikes: '08 Surly Cross-Check, 2011 Redline Conquest Pro, 2012 Spesh FSR Comp EVO, 2015 Trek Domane 6.2 disc
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When securing your saddle, most people think about pitlocks/security bolts for the seatpost binder, or looping chain/cable over the rails and around the stays (still susceptible to cutters), but fail to secure the retaining bolt at the seat clamp.
It doesn't matter if you've got the post locked to the bike with a pitlock type retainer if a thief can just go up under the saddle and remove it from the post.
Replacing it with one of those Bryce bolts, super-gluing a BB in it, or filling it with solder are all ways to slow a thief. (Seriously, short of a 2 x 4 to the face, nothing is going to stop someone from stealing parts from your bike if they're determined.)
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