Security Padlocks 36 Key Different (KD) means that every lock has its individual key and the key for one lock should not open another. Key Alike (KA) means that all of the locks in a set can be opened with the same key. Key Different + Master Key (KD+ M) can be used to open multiple locks that are all keyed differently. Key Alike + Master Key (KA+M) can be used to open multiple locks that are all keyed alike. Available on Master Lock only Grand Master Keyed These padlocks have a unique key for each lock, sub master keys and one set which opens them all (the master key) Available on Master Lock and ABUS products only SELECTING THE RIGHT PADLOCK MATERIALS Padlocks come in various types of metals, alloys and plastics. These offer you solutions to security, resistance to rust/ weathering, conductivity and cost factors. When selecting your padlock it is important to select the right type of material for the procedure to ensure effective lockout. CUSTOMISATION We do offer some customisations on certain padlock models, these can be numbering, colour and lock type, please ask about customisation options when ordering, some do require minimum order quantities, to find out more about this service call us on 01642 931 332 B A C D E MEASURING ABUS & LOCKOUT-LOCK To make sure you purchase the correct size lockout for your needs, check the sizes against the diagram. A-Shackle Height B-Shackle Diameter C-Body Height D-Body Width E-Body Depth MEASURING MASTER/AMERICAN LOCK To make sure you purchase the correct size lockout for your needs, check the sizes against the diagram. A-Shackle Diameter B-Shackle Height C-Clearance D-Body Width E-Body Height E D PURPOSE You should consider various factors suchs as: value of the items you are securing, environmental and situational factors, does it need to withstand harsh conditions? Is it suitable for use with other accessories you may be using in the lockout procedure? Buying for the correct purpose is vital to the competency of the padlock.