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post #1 of 5 Old 10-05-2016, 07:58 PM Thread Starter
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Anti-Theft Devices

What are people using for anti-theft devices if anything? I live in Burlington VT so we don't have to worry about a ton of crime, but things do get stolen. I've seen different things like bike cables and disc locks. Just wondering if anyone has advice about what's good and what's a waste of money.

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I will be looking into getting a GPS tracking system. Anything aside from that might not do us any good since GW's are light enough that throwing one into a white commercial van is easy.... and that scares me.

What are you planning to do?
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So... essentially something like this..


But there are a lot of systems out there, it just depends on how much you want to spend. But nothing is going to stop them from picking it up and "kidnapping" it. GPS units are great, but I'm sure those can be easily found on the bike, cut the power, and then what right?
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That depends on where and how you mount the transponder. Under the seat is a good option and not all seats are easy to remove. Once you have access to that, sometimes you can really tuck it in. Although some might figure it out, better to have than not.
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That's true and depending on how far you're willing to go, disguising it is always an option as well. Wrap it up in that fabric wire insulator and bunch it with another wiring harness or something.
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