X60 Cylinder

Safe Not Sorry with ABUS X60 3* CYLINDER

ABUS UK is launching a new version of its X60 3* lock cylinder. The new cylinder is now single clutch and non-handed allowing partners to carry less stock. The X60 holds market- leading accreditations and assurances with anti-snap properties on both sides, new sizes and versions, a ten-year guarantee and extensive master keying options. The…

Union KeyMASTER Double 3030 with key Cylinder

UNION Offers Maximum Protection with keyMASTER

UNION has announced its premium and comprehensive new master key cylinder range, keyMASTER, delivering a long-lasting patent life for maximum protection. Patent protection is a must-have feature for master key systems, stopping unauthorised replacement keys from being legally cut or made by unapproved partners. With the new keyMASTER range patented until 2036, architectural ironmongers and…

Ultion Nuki

Meet Ultion Nuki: A Smart Lock So Secure It Comes With A £2k Guarantee

Precision-engineered for UK doors, the ultra-secure lock works with all the main smart home platforms – and can still be used with a key if needed Leading UK security brand, Ultion, has partnered with Europe’s top smart lock supplier, Nuki, to create the Ultion Nuki designed specifically for safeguarding British doors. Ultion Nuki meets the…

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How FIDO’s Approach to Authentication Reveals a Confusion Between Identity and Access

The Fast Identity Online (FIDO) Alliance – a group of technology companies including Apple, Google and Microsoft – recently announced its commitment to supporting passwordless authentication across its products. FIDO’s plans have been in place for nearly a decade and work started long ago on a system that lets users log in to their online…

Ultirack + 9

One of the Most Advanced Van Roof Racks on the Market: The NEW and Improved ULTIRack+

New to 2022, Van Guard Accessories have released the new and improved ULTIRack+, the first gallery rack of its kind to offer a game changing T-Slot rail system. Our ULTIRack+ is a superior and smart heavy duty builder’s van roof rack that both looks the part and does the job. Made from lightweight aluminium, it…

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New UNION Guide tackles Misleading Claims Around Key Copy Protection

UNION has launched a new guide to highlight the issue of misleading claims around key copy protection, advising merchants to be vigilant against such claims to avoid the fallout that can result from misusing trademarks. The new guide warns that claims made by some suppliers of cylinder locks to promote their products – such as…

1.5m Sold Secure Kit

Burg-Wächter Bike Ground Anchor Kit

BURG-WÄCHTER’S ANCHOR KITS PROVIDE CHAMPION BIKE SECURITY With summer just around the corner, more people than ever are turning to cycling for exercise, fun or just to get around. However, as cycling becomes more popular, bike theft is also on the rise, with over 60% of thefts occurring at home. However, help is at hand…

Emlyn-Harris

Changing of the Guard at Van Guard Accessories

Van Guard are pleased to announce the appointment of their new Managing Director Emlyn Harris. Emlyn will be taking over from Barry Woodward, who has been at the helm of Van Guard since 2008 who has led the company through many successful milestones over his years as Managing Director. From the turbulent recession times, site…

1 Lock dial from front

A Combination Box Lock

by Richard Phillips Recently I acquired an uncommon single-dial box lock. It is a straight lock, (1)which would mean an unusual placement of the linkplate (missing in this lock) if used on a wooden box. Or perhaps, it was intended for the double-wall of a metal cashbox? Such a linkplate location would not be unusual…

BurgW - Classic Post box

Burg-Wächter Post Box Security

BURG-WÄCHTER POST BOXES PROVIDE STYLISH AND PRACTICAL PROTECTION Leading security specialist, Burg-Wächter, pairs robust, high-quality materials with sleek, practical features to create a champion range of post boxes. German crafted from a range of superb materials, the range includes post boxes to suit all budgets and meet every customer need. Robust German quality Manufactured using…

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