Choosing a bike lock is difficult. There are loads to pick from. And the wrong decision can have disastrous consequences! But fear not! This infographic is designed to guide you through 3 simple steps that will ensure you choose the right lock for both you and your bike.
So in Step 1 you’ll work out what level of protection you need and learn how to judge the security level of a lock.
In Step 2 you’ll discover the four most popular types of bike lock and how each offers a different balance of affordability, practicality and security. The most important point here is that while cable locks are very affordable and practical, they offer almost no security. Do NOT buy a cable lock!
And then in Step 3 you’ll learn that different brands offer different degrees of value for money, build quality and customer service.
For more detailed information on this process and in-depth reviews of individual bike locks and brands check The Best Bike Lock.
An infographic by The Best Bike Lock.