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Anti-Bike Vigilante Gluing Locks in Williamsburg, New York

anti bike vigilante gluing locks williamsburg new york   Anti Bike Vigilante Gluing Locks in Williamsburg, New York

Not sure if you really can call this person a “vigilante”, but a resident of Williamsburg, a neighborhood located in Brooklyn New York is going around putting Krazy Glue in bike locks. Why is he doing this? The “criminal” is tired of the sidewalks being packed with bicycles.

The story gets worse, the name of this individual has been concealed by the Brooklyn Paper, for the exchange of information. This individual is being dubbed “The Bike Crusader”, but we will just call him “criminal”.

Criminal plans on taking his acts further by recruiting a team, he says to the Brooklyn Paper “If I get the right people together, we will go down Bedford Avenue at 4 am and inject every bike lock on the strip with Krazy Glue.”

He/she also says “We need to clear the sidewalk for people in wheelchairs and people getting out of cars.” “Never…

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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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