Ritherdon Online Shop Product Blog — Locks

Slam Lock vs Slam Cam

Locks Meter Box Repair

Slam Lock vs Slam Cam

For many years, a number of Ritherdon Meter Boxes & Door and Frames Units have been fitted with a Slam Lock as shown below. The Slam Lock is designed to be opened using a Tri-Key then can be pushed shut to ensure the door is closed properly without the reuse of the key. The down side to using this lock has always been the need to insert studs into the door to affix the lock to it, which is another operation in the manufacturing process. Another downside to using this type of lock is a 19mm circular keyhole cut into...

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Are Spares Available for Ritherdon Products?

Applications Electrical Enclosures Locks

Are Spares Available for Ritherdon Products?

Ritherdon manufacture and assemble all products in our factory in Darwen, Lancashire, and any spare parts needed for repair are readily available on site. This includes: Replacement Locks. Spare Keys. Doors & Hinges. Door Seals. Fixing Kits. Touch Up Paint. Backboards (Plywood and Galvanised). Information and Safety Labels. Earthing Wires.  

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What lock alternatives are available?

Electrical Enclosures FAQs Locks Meter Box Repair

What lock alternatives are available?

All Ritherdon Meter Boxes, Meter Box Repairs, Pillars & Cabinets are fitted with 8mm Tri Key Cam Locks as standard. Tri-Key Cam Lock Though this is suitable and opened with a widely available standardised tri-key for easy access by 3rd party contractors such as meter readers or power network companies, in some applications such as CCTV or Traffic Controls this isn't very secure. So, we can offer lock alternatives on request to regulate access to your equipment. Keyed Cam Lock Hasp For Padlock (As Well As Cam Locks) 3 Point Locking System (RB Cabinets Only) The three-point locking system comes...

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