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Old 11-29-2011, 11:51 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by Kwanzaa View Post
I'm looking for a lock that i can store on me while i ride, something that is light weight, small and works.

I used to have a good gun lock that had 5/16th steel cable but i left it at the mountain on a rack, thats the second time i've done that and i've grown tired of having to go back and retrieve it.

anyone have some decent products they know of?
Most snowboard locks on the market are just deterrents... anyone with a pair of wirecutters can cut the steel cables in a few seconds. I've heard of bike thieves hiding a 22" cutter (capable of cutting 5/16" steel cable) in their jacket sleeve.

Of course that is a few more second for them to be noticed and in general I believe board theft is an opportunistic crime. With that in mind virtually any lock is good enough.
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