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Bike Revolution Anti-Theft Device

bike revolution anti theft device   Bike Revolution Anti Theft Device

Come January 2011, Bike Revolution Anti-Theft device will be available to the U.S. market. In partnership with Kryptonite, Bike Revolution offers an alternative way of avoiding theft and monitoring the bike’s status from the web or mobile. The Bicycle ID kit comes with 3 pulse ID tags. Registering your bike at the Bike Revolution website gives you a free certification of registration, a mobile phone bike scanner application, access to view the stolen bike database and a listing of your bike if it gets stolen.

Bike Revolution created a network of Bike Detectives who can look out for stolen bikes by scanning the bike they find with the pulse ID tags. If a bike is stolen, aside from reporting the incident to the police, Bike Revolution sends out notices to social networking sites like Facebook and lists your bike as stolen. This alerts other Bike Detectives to be on the…

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Evolution Mini-7 U-Lock with KryptoFlex Cable

kryptonite mini 7 u lock kryptoflex cable   Evolution Mini 7 U Lock with KryptoFlex Cable

Bike messengers worldwide will be happy to learn that new for 2011, Kryptonite launches the Evolution Mini-7 U-Lock with a KryptoFlex Cable. Designed to meet anti-theft needs, the Evolution Mini has a 13mm MAX-Performance steel bolt that can withstand attempts of cutting or pounding. It measures 3.25″ x 5.5″, which is why it’s named Mini, but comes with a security rating of 9 equaling superior protection.

The Evolution Mini comes with a KryptoFlex Cable, great for safeguarding your expensive wheels. The lock’s cylinder is protected with a rotating dustcover and it uses a center keyway as a defense from leverage attacks. The Mini also features anti-rattle bumpers, reinforced cuff, an EZ Mount transportation bracket and a Bent Foot design.

Priced at $64.95…

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Kryptonite New York 3000 U Lock

kryptonite new york 3000 u lock   Kryptonite New York 3000 U Lock

If your bicycle means anything at all to you, and it probably does, then its worth it to invest in security. The best way to do that is with a lock, of course. An old lock will do, but thieves are getting pretty crafty out there, bringing tools to cut locks. In high-traffic, urban areas such as college campuses, the Kryptonite New York 3000 U Lock will do you a lot of good. Its 16mm through-hardened KryptoniumTM steel shackle actually resists bolt cutters and other leverage attacks. The crossbar features a hardened steel sleeve for extra security, and a double deadbolt locking system makes sure the lock stays locked. It even comes with a lighted key for use in the dark. The Kryptonite New York 3000 U Lock can be purchased at Chain Reaction Cycles $102.01….

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Kryptonite New York Fahgettaboudit Bike Chain Lock

kryptonite new york fahgettaboudit bike chain lock   Kryptonite New York Fahgettaboudit Bike Chain Lock

Having your bike stolen with this chain lock? Fahgettaboudit! As most of us know, New York has one of the highest bike thefts, but the Kryptonite New York Fahgettaboudit Bike Chain Lock is great for any metropolitan area where bike theft is common. Sadly, if you go to craigslist and type in “stolen”, you should receive a significant number of threads pertaining to this issue. A bit on the bulky side, the Kryptonite New York Fahgettaboudit Bike Chain double skin steel Armour protects against the actual lock, making this lock the bolt cutters “Kryptonite”. Lastly, the price tag is $126.00, but it is safe to say that if your bike is stolen without this lock, replacing it will cost a lot more….

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Kryptonite Modulus Security System

kryptonite modulus security system   Kryptonite Modulus Security System

Kryptonite, the creators of the famous U-Lock, are changing the game once again with their Modulus Security System. Throughout a cyclist’s busy day, he or she may have to make several stops. A myriad of different situations would make locking up your bike with a standard U-Lock or other locking mechanism a pretty tough task. There may come times when you must lock up to a full bike rack, or when you must lock up to a tree, pole, or other stationary object. The Kryptonite Modulus Security System is here to solve the problem with their line of innovative cable locks. The Modulus system adapts to just about any situation, with its adjustable length with two locking ports. A double dead bolt mechanism holds the two cable ends in place, and a spring loaded design allows each end to be locked and removed independently….

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