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Bicycle

2016

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Bike Lock Combining Strength And Flexibility, Zachary Uhrich Jan 2016

Bike Lock Combining Strength And Flexibility, Zachary Uhrich

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What can be done when someone is riding a bicycle in a large metropolitan area, and when they reach their destination they find that there either is no bike rack, or the rack is already full. For bikers who prefer the security of a standard U-lock, this means having to leave to find another rack elsewhere or leave your bike unlocked. This situation is the why there is a need for a bike lock which can combine the security of a U-lock, with the flexibility and size of a chain. This project solves the problem by using a hardened steel ...