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Old 04-14-08, 11:55 PM   #1
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good triathlon bike lock ?

Hi,

I just bought a triathlon carbon bike and now i am looking for a decent lock that is not heavier than my bike.

I looked around but could not really find anything decent.

here are my reqs:
light and small, does not have to be super secure, I wont leave my bike alone for long and in back alleys...
have an device to attach the lock to the bike, where its not in the way

the u shaped locks all looked to heavy and big... most of the cable locks where too heavy and in the way while cycling...

does anyone have a recommendation ?

cheers
bubba
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Old 04-15-08, 06:02 AM   #2
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If you just need to run into the 7-11 how tossing a ski lock in your jersey pocket?
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Old 04-15-08, 09:47 AM   #3
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Hmm, sounds like a retracting cable lock might work... here is one from master... I've seen others as well in the sports store... one had a metal casing, seemed alright for quick in and out. It will keep the honest people honest.

http://www.masterlock.com/cgi-bin/pr...8&template=app
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