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About ABUS

ABUS makes security equipment to keep your most prized gear locked up tight. Based out of Germany, ABUS has been innovating security solutions since way back in 1924. Now, they’re a trusted maker of U-locks, cables and more. Read on to learn more about ABUS and how you can protect your bike from unwanted thievery.

Built on quality

ABUS, which stands for August Bremicker und Söhne (“August Bremicker and Sons”), started out making brass padlocks, locks for telephones with dial plates and door locks. Their first bike lock was released in 1958, a frame lock called the ABUS 1000. They’ve come a long way since then, from innovating early versions of the U-lock in the 1970s to making cutting edge security equipment trusted around the world today.

Keep your bike safe and secure

Just like that, you’re acquainted with ABUS. Check out our article on locking your bike for a more in-depth look at lock types, a step-by-step guide to locking up your two-wheeled companion and some helpful tips on bike insurance. With that out of the way, all that’s left to do is grab a lock from ABUS for your peace of mind.