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      11-22-2012, 02:17 PM   #13
Private First Class

Drives: e90 320d le-mans blue
Join Date: Nov 2012
Location: cheshire

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Originally Posted by A_P View Post
Has no one come out with a cycle based based gps tracker unit? small enough to fit in one of the components say the crank? which would be powered by a lithium battery which can be charged via sunlight and also through kinetic energy?

Lets face it bikes are expensive these days and a decent bike is around a grand and higher...

hmmmm I feel a dragons den appearance in place here. I present to you.

The worlds first E90post ( uk section mind) commemorative special edition nothing to do with BMW's, self powered and highly ethical fair trade friendly cycle based tracker unit.

i've thought about looking into it before, my idea was to conceal it within a bottom bracket as if we're honest the majority of bike thieves dont have the knowledge to remove it, or obviously it could be within the tubing but if it stops working theres no way to fix it then.

solar powered would be a no go but kinetic could work.