Master Lock® ProSeries® Solid Aluminum Padlocks

The Master Lock® ProSeries® Solid Aluminum includes one padlock model, the Master Lock No. 6835. The 6835 is available in three different shackle heights: a 1-inch shackle, 1½-inch shackle, and a 3-inch shackle, and in six different colors: Black, Blue, Red, Yellow, and Orange.  For multiple lock usage, ProSeries® Solid Aluminum Padlocks are easy to …

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Master Lock® ProSeries® Solid Brass Padlocks

Featuring Master Lock No. 6840BLF Master Lock currently manufactures three standard ProSeries® Solid Brass padlocks: Master Lock No. 6830, Master Lock No. 6840, and Master Lock No. 6850. The main difference between these padlock models is their body widths. The 6830 is the leanest, at a 1-9/16in. body width. The 6840 is in the middle, …

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What are Master Lock ProSeries® Weather Tough® Padlocks?

Master Lock ProSeries® Weather Tough® Padlocks are Master Lock’s most durable padlocks for extreme weather conditions. Weather Tough® padlocks are Laminated Steel Padlocks encased in an exclusive Master Lock® weather resistant cover. This exclusive cover protects the padlock body against corrosion and damage from most natural elements. To protect the inner components of the padlock, a rubber insert …

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What is a Master Lock® Shrouded Padlock?

Master Lock ProSeries® Shrouded Padlocks are High-Security padlocks. The Solid Iron Shroud provides more security than a standard padlock. A standard padlock’s shackle is visible and vulnerable to bolt cutters, sawing, and filing. Shrouded padlocks are protected from these common ways to tamper with a padlock. The shroud, which is an added cover to protect …

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What is a Master Lock® Hidden Shackle Padlock?

Master Lock ProSeries® Hidden Shackle Padlocks aka ‘Hockey Puck Locks’ are High-Security padlocks. It gets its nickname ‘Hockey Puck Lock’ from its unique rounded shape. The padlock is shaped this way to encase the shackle, the piece that locks the lock. Standard padlocks, that most people are familiar with, have a U-shaped shackle that is …

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New Master Lock 878 and 975 Higher Security Resettable Combination Padlocks

Master Lock recently debuted their new resettable combination padlocks at the Associated Locksmiths of America Convention & Security Expo, ALOA 2014 Convention July 24th-26th in New Orleans, Louisiana. These new padlock models feature dual deadlocking security in a streamlined design. The dual deadlocking mechanism provides enhanced physical security protection against prying shimming and rap attacks. …

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Color Dials – Master Lock® Custom Dial Options

The Master Lock Company offers a range of color dials in addition to the standard black combination dial. These color dials are available on various models from the 1500 Series of standard dial combination padlocks. Most recognizable from the 1500 Series of padlocks are model numbers 1525 and 1502. While most people are familiar with …

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Operating the Master Lock 1500iD Speed Dial™ Combination Padlock

Introduced in 2009, the World’s first directional combination padlock includes Master Lock’s patented technology that is faster, easier and more secure than a standard combination lock with anti-shim technology. The 1500iD uses directional movements of up/down/left/right to open the lock. However, many users have issues with their 1500iD. With this blog, and some help from …

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