Last week my lodger had his motorbike nicked from our front drive.
Fortunately it's now been recovered (tracking device) but he's obviously
keen to secure it more firmly now. We've just spend the morning creating
a hardpoint in the drive to bolt a new attachment plate to.
We dug a hole about 500x500mm, and 300mm deep, and filled it with B & Q
idiot-grade ready-mix concrete (neither of us have done much of this
sort of thing before). The steel plate is to be bolted onto this with
How long does the panel think it might be before:
1. It's OK to roll the bike over the concrete so that it can be parked
in its normal spot
2. we can drill the concrete and fix the bolts?
I've assumed that 1. will be ok by tomorrow, but maybe 2. will be a few
Any further suggestions for motorbike theft protection considered, too :-)