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Old 07-15-2012, 12:17 AM   #1
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I have a window a/c unit, soeone keeps trying to break in thru unit, how can I stop them?

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Old 07-15-2012, 12:24 AM   #2
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Set up a sencer spot light.
Set up a motion sensing camera.
Get a bad ass dog.

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huh they used to hang a man for stealing a horse and in some cultures they cut of the hand of a thieve so they could not steal and also others knew to watch for out for them. now we just slap them on the hands call it rehabilitation and let them steal again so then we can call it a disorder

and the whole time the lawyer kepp making money
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Get a black glow trail camera and put it outside. Then you can find out who it is and throw a brick at them
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If you live in my state then just use a 12ga shotgun. They'll never do it again if they're dead.
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Are they "trying" or actually getting in the house? If they're attempting and failing, then get lights / cameras so you can see who it is, and report to police.

If they've actually succeeded, then I'd recommend a couple options:

- Completely reinforce the window, with screws, wood, anything to prevent it from being opened, or having the AC unit itself removed.

- Invest in a ductless air conditioner in that wall - much more secure, will eliminate the window security issue, and can be a fun project.

- Depending on where the window is located, you might be able to take steps with your fence to discourage a thief - spikes on top of fence, better locks, maybe making it taller.

- Get a dog. Preferably, one that can intimidate and defend - german shepard, rottweiler, rhodesian ridgeback, etc
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If you live in my state then just use a 12ga shotgun. They'll never do it again if they're dead.
I think you need to come down to Sea Level for awhile and breath some Oxygen.
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I think you need to come down to Sea Level for awhile and breath some Oxygen.
So the individual is justified in trying to break into the home? How do I know he is not trying to kidnap/rape my daughters? I should just let him in? If you are coming into my house uninvited your life will be taken from you in defense of me and my families safety.
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try one of these dogs i am sure they will not be back
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In MD you are supposed to retreat from your own house rather than using deadly force.

I guess this means the life of the most worthless POS is worth more than any single piece of your property.

I'd run a skinny wire that the thief will break and so set off a loud alarm. But, then, out of frustration, he might vandalize your property.
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In MD you are supposed to retreat from your own house rather than using deadly force.

I guess this means the life of the most worthless POS is worth more than any single piece of your property.

I'd run a skinny wire that the thief will break and so set off a loud alarm. But, then, out of frustration, he might vandalize your property.
One of the major reasons that I moved from MD. Between that and their lack of gun ownership friendliness...off to VA it was.

Has anyone mentioned a security bar setup?

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glue some razor blades in a few spots, that can't be seen. yet would cut the crap out of whomever grabbed there. that'l learn em.
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How do you know someone is trying to break in, did you see or hear them in action, or did you see signs of them trying?

If someone is repeatedly trying to break in I would worry they would move on to other entry points if you secure the AC, so you have to assess how secure your house is and find ways to make your house less attractive to thieves. You need some sort of security system. Guns are an option for personal protection, but won't do much to protect your property when you're not home.
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Stand there and tell them to stop it. Since this is a one post wonder, I am going to guess that you mistook this site for Google, Yahoo, Dogpile, etc.
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