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May 2nd, 2018 at 8:35am
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Hey.
I am looking to buy a new bigger box for the toys.
Anyone have a good or bad experience?
Anyone been robbed and have a safe brand to avoid?
I am thinking of a large box this time nominal 20 guns.
Combo lock, digital or keys (s)?
All help appreciated.
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Re: Gun Safe
Reply #1 - May 2nd, 2018 at 8:43am
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I have one with digital lock, which I find great as no keys to hide.
Definitely minimum of 5 bolts and bigger is better!! Cheesy Cheesy
  
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Re: Gun Safe
Reply #2 - Jun 27th, 2018 at 7:24am
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I have Killwell one with keys - itís a pain hiding them so Iíd definitely go with a digital lock.
  
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Reply #3 - Jul 8th, 2018 at 5:59am
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I have a small combination safe bolted to the wall beside my gun safe. I keep ammo and bolts in it as well as the key for the main safe..
  
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Reply #4 - Jul 10th, 2018 at 5:12am
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Tikka6.5 wrote on Jul 8th, 2018 at 5:59am:
I have a small combination safe bolted to the wall beside my gun safe. I keep ammo and bolts in it as well as the key for the main safe..


While this is probably better than leaving the keys in a drawer this does mean your gun safe is as safe as your little safe.  If it's one of those little pistol safes then there are videos on you tube on how to open them by hitting them the right way with a rubber mallet...
  

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Reply #5 - Jul 15th, 2018 at 11:52pm
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Whatever you get make sure you can dynabolt it to the floor or lock it onto a stud in the wall of whatever room youíve got it in - 10mm bolts are the recommended size.
  

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Reply #6 - Jul 16th, 2018 at 2:15am
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I sell some awesome E cat gun safes.
Have 10 & 20 gun models which are both fire rated.
They also have LED lights inside which turn on when you open the door.
They have powerpoints inside which you can use the optional dehumidifier or charge expensive electronics.
Top quality, they have a digital combo lock which makes it super easy.
Police approved as E/B/C cat.
  
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Reply #7 - Jul 28th, 2018 at 4:31am
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INOV8A wrote on Jul 16th, 2018 at 2:15am:
I sell some awesome E cat gun safes.
Have 10 & 20 gun models which are both fire rated.
They also have LED lights inside which turn on when you open the door.
They have powerpoints inside which you can use the optional dehumidifier or charge expensive electronics.
Top quality, they have a digital combo lock which makes it super easy.
Police approved as E/B/C cat.

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Reply #8 - Jul 30th, 2018 at 10:30pm
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I will be at the Sika Show if you can wait till then, maybe bring a trailer?
Otherwise I'm sure we can organise to get it to you.
New Shipment will be arriving in 3 weeks.
  
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Reply #9 - Jul 31st, 2018 at 8:33pm
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Just a quick question..

For A-Cat gun safes what is the minimum legal steel/wall thickness - 2 or 3 mm ?
  
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Reply #10 - Aug 1st, 2018 at 7:57am
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johnv308 wrote on Jul 31st, 2018 at 8:33pm:
Just a quick question..

For A-Cat gun safes what is the minimum legal steel/wall thickness - 2 or 3 mm ?

There is no legal minimum.
The police recommendation is 3mm.
  
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