Detainers

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A '''detainer''' is a generic term for a component of a lock that restricts the ability to actuate (lock or unlock) the lock in some way. Use of the term is highly contextual and may refer to:
  
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* The primary lock components, such as [[Pin tumbler|pins]], [[lever]]s, [[disc detainer|discs]], etc.
 
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* Secondary, internal mechanisms that restrict lock operation, such as [[sidebar]]s, [[Detainer Levers|detainer levers]], the Disc Blocking System in the [[Abloy Protec]], etc.
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* The components that fasten the lock to a container, such as a [[bolt]] or [[shackle]]
 
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[[Detainer Levers]]
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==See also==
 
==See also==
* [[Sidebar]]
 
* [[Abloy]]
 
* [[Lever]]
 
 
* [[Lock]]
 
* [[Lock]]
 
* [[Lockpicking]]
 
* [[Lockpicking]]
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* [[Lever]]
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* [[Sidebar]]
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* [[Disc detainer]]
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Latest revision as of 11:40, 2 February 2021

Detainers

A detainer is a generic term for a component of a lock that restricts the ability to actuate (lock or unlock) the lock in some way. Use of the term is highly contextual and may refer to:

See also


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