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Kryptonite New York Fahgettaboudit Chain

Kryptonite are one of the big names in bicycle locks, and the New York range is their toughest. Within this range are the Fahgettaboudit locks; the toughest of the tough.

The Kryptonite New York Fahgettaboudit chain big, bold and heavy with a monstrous weight of 5.5kg and unsurprisingly is Sold Secure Gold rated. There is no easy way of transporting this lock around and would be best suited to securing your bicycle at home (where most bikes are stolen from!).
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Pimp your Kryptonite Mini with a Skin!

by Jamie on January 7, 2011

Kryptonite Mini Skin

Kryptonite Mini‘s are a great secondary lock, and a favourite amongst the hipsters and bike messengers who take their appearance seriously whilst tearing around town, so it is quite fitting that Kryptonite now sell coloured skins to fit over Mini U lock.

From Kryptonite’s press release:

The Mini U-Lock Color Skins are for use on all Kryptonite Evolution and KryptoLok series 2 mini u-lock models in both 3” (76mm) and 3.25” (83mm) crossbars. Personalizing your mini to show your unique style is quick and easy to do. The Color Skin kits include: shackle and crossbar covers as well as dustcover parts.

I haven’t yet seen a UK retailer selling these, but you can read more here: Kryptonite Mini Colour Skin

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Kryptonite Evolution Mini LS 24cm Review

November 6, 2010
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The bright orange of the Evolution Mini LS 24 gives an immediate impression of trust and security. Just like its smaller brother, the Kryptonite Evolution Mini, the Evolution LS 24 has a security rating of 9 out of 15 and is Silver Sold Secure. The biggest gripe with the Evolution Mini is the small size, […]

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Kryptonite KryptoLok Series 2 ATB Wide Lock Review

September 27, 2010
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The Kryptolok Series 2 ATB 22.9cm is a tough lock backed up with a name that is synonymous with quality in the bike lock market – Kryptonite. With a 13 mm hardened Kryptonium steel shackle and reinforced sleeve over the crossbar and cylinder for extra security, this lock has been awarded a respectable Level 8 […]

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Kryptonite New York Fahgettaboudit Mini Review

September 2, 2010
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The Kryptonite New York Fagettaboudit Mini is the smaller, tougher brother of the New York 3000, with a 12 rating versus the 3000’s 11 on Kryptonite’s own security rating system (UPDATE: this lock is Sold Secure Gold rated). Armed with a double deadbolt locking mechanism and an 18mm hardened Kryptonium Steel shackle, this lock will […]

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Kryptonite Evolution Mini Review

July 27, 2010
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The Kryptonite Evolution Mini D (or U) lock is a favourite amongst bike messengers and hipsters.  It’s popularity is no doubt due to it’s combined size (3.25” x 5.5”) and strength. The small size is perfect for filling the D of the lock with bike (see our guide – How to lock your bike) – […]

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Kryptonite New York 3000 Review

July 27, 2010
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The Kryptonite New York 3000 D lock is a beast of a lock, and forms part of the Kryptonite New York range – their strongest, highest rated locks. The 3000 is the big brother of the New York Fahgettaboudit Mini, with a shackle measuring 207mm x 102mm, allowing for the lock to be filled with […]

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