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Old 03-21-2010, 09:49 PM
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BestTrailer lock?

I thought i had a good trailer lock until i lost the key. 5 seconds and it was off. Any suggestions for the best lock? Thinking of the alpha?
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Old 03-24-2010, 08:59 PM
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I thought i had a good trailer lock until i lost the key. 5 seconds and it was off. Any suggestions for the best lock? Thinking of the alpha?
I like the Gorilla Guard. Have them on all my trailers. Previous lock, lost key same as you, bolt cutter cut through it like butter.
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Old 03-24-2010, 10:27 PM
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I did not cut the lock. Anybody?
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Old 03-24-2010, 11:36 PM
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I really like the chrome Master lock that goes into the actual part where the ball would go from your truck...kinda hard to explain but you put it in there, close your top clamp down and then lock the key. Nothing to cut but still a key hole to pick.
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Old 03-24-2010, 11:55 PM
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I use a fulton universal gorilla lock and park my truck(s) around the trailer...
http://www.a1-autoracks.com/fulton-u...pler-lock.html
Only thing is if someones wants trailer more then you, doesn't matter what security you have ...Locks keep a honest man, (honest)..
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Old 03-25-2010, 08:17 AM
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I really like the chrome Master lock that goes into the actual part where the ball would go from your truck...kinda hard to explain but you put it in there, close your top clamp down and then lock the key. Nothing to cut but still a key hole to pick.
This is the one i thought was good. 5 seconds a screw driver and a pair of vise grips. BINGO PRESTO!. A waste of money. I also was talking on the phone wehn i did it. I was amazed.
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Old 03-25-2010, 08:19 AM
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I use a fulton universal gorilla lock and park my truck(s) around the trailer...
http://www.a1-autoracks.com/fulton-u...pler-lock.html
Only thing is if someones wants trailer more then you, doesn't matter what security you have ...Locks keep a honest man, (honest)..
I have seen these and i do not like the key part. It may be a good one though.
Thanks, Ron
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Old 03-25-2010, 08:56 AM
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I like this style for couplers, b/c you really cant pry it off or hit it with a sledge and theres really nothing to cut off of it.:


This is the style im going to get for my equipment trailer, again nothing really to cut:



and theres this crazy master lock:


http://www.jcwhitney.com/5th-wheel-a.../p2021484.jcwx
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Old 03-25-2010, 01:33 PM
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My glock and dog is all I need. Trailer is in the Garage though. No lock is worth a ****. I could just hook the chains up really short to my hitch and take it like that which I have.
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Old 03-25-2010, 02:00 PM
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Thats the one I was talking about PROTOUCH, the chrome on in the pic there. I use that lock and then put a heavy duty lock through the hole as well and then tangle the chains all up in it...I know an experienced theif wouldnt have a problem as this was evident when I lost my keys last year and locksmith got in both locks in half a minute....
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