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Securitron Available With Lifetime Guarantee From ASSA ABLOY Security Solutions

Leading brand Securitron, well known for its portfolio of electromagnetic locking solutions, is now available from ASSA ABLOY Security Solutions, a UK division of ASSA ABLOY, the global leader in door opening solutions, with an unparalleled lifetime guarantee. The announcement signals ASSA ABLOY Security Solutions’ commitment to offering a ‘one-stop shop’ for customers, ensuring they…

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ABUS UK Offer New Total Door Security

For many years ABUS Door Bars have made a successful contribution to ABUS’ security portfolio in Germany. While these products offer spectacular additional door security, their very specific fitting requirements have meant their sale in the UK would be mostly limited to distributors able to offer a professional fitting service. Now ABUS UK has many…

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Keeping The Burglars Out With Steel Windows

Difficult to force because of the inherent strength of their frames, steel windows are not liked by burglars. One of the best deterrents to a prospective thief is the traditional ‘cottage’ style steel window, divided into small frames, with interlocked steel glazing bars. Steel Window Association members also offer W40 steel windows that comply with…

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TriCut Electric Installation Pliers – Three Functions Combined In One Hand Tool

The three main steps for processing cable, including cutting the cable to length and stripping and skinning the individual conductors, usually require three separate tools: diagonal cutters, a cable stripper, and stripping pliers. The TriCut combines all of these functions, which makes changing pliers unnecessary, which is a convincing argument for using these all-round pliers,…

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THE END OF AN AFFAIR?

Locks and Security Magazine

by Mike Palmer The first modern key-changeable combination lock was patented in the USA by James Sargent around 1857 but conservative Britons have always regarded it with grave suspicion. Whilst US citizens wouldn’t dream of buying a safe locked by a key, until a few years ago, only 1 in 100 UK customers ordered a…

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