a year and a half ago they raised 262% of their Indiegogo goal.
any existing bike lock can be cut within a minute, and that's why 1.5 million bikes are stolen each year.
So this invention from San Fran packs a stink punch when a thief tries to cut it
SKUNKLOCK is a hardened medium-carbon steel U-Lock that's as difficult to compromise as the strongest U-Locks, AND comes with a surprise: it's pressurized inside with a noxious chemical deterrent that slams the would-be thief with noxious chemicals. The chemicals are so disgusting they induce vomit in the majority of cases, and elicit an instinctive response to run away immediately.