• BIKE LOCK MUDGUARD | Based on extensive research, MEERKAT combines rear wheel immobiliser, front wheel/frame lock and seat lock into an unobtrusive anti-theft device
  • MEERKAT replaces the mudguard with a seatlock, rear wheel immobilizer and wire lock for securing the front wheel andframe into a convenient, unobtrusive anti-theft device
  • From the ground up MEERKAT was designed tofit most bike frames. There was also a drive to make its aesthetic as neutralas possible to allow it to match any bike frame
  • 1.Unlock seat lock with Key fob 2.Rotate up, lock down over seat 3.Unlock wheellock, rotate down, lock through wheel 4.Release wire lock 5.Lock front wheeland frame to post
  • Combining the beacon concept with animmobilizer lock was the next development. Illustrator was used to createnumerous concepts based on tall & short beacon configurations
  • One concept explored making a lock whichalso acts as a beacon to passersby, creating a subconscious neighbourhood watcheffect, making thieves nervous about approaching it
  • Preventing bike theft is almost impossible.However, locking your bike amongst others in a busy area and making it standout as the least attractive to steal is good start