Lock snapping - The problem...
Lock snapping is a method that burglars use to break into properties which have a euro cylinder type lock. This lock is one of the most common types in the UK on UPVC, composite and aluminium doors.
The principle is an easy one - apply enough force to the cylinder and it will break across it's weakest point. The method of attack is so quick and quiet that it has fast become one of the most common ways of defeating door security.
Lock snapping - The solution...
The Avocet ABS snap secure euro cylinder door lock has been designed with patented technology to withstand forced entry attacks such as lock snapping. bumping, and drilling.
ABS has a TS007 3 star rating, a British Kitemark and is the only retro-fit lock to have achieved the Master Locksmith Associations Sold Secure Diamond grade the ABS lock is the highest accredited euro cylinder lock on the market and is proven in the real world to combat against lock snapping entry.