Note: The change tool for the 54 Series locks is used with locks equipped with changeable levers, not the 54 Series fixed levers.
The 54 Series safe deposit box locks come in two basic configurations. The horn plates will accommodate either 3/8" or 1/2" thick doors. The 54 Series locks having a "1" as the fourth digit of the model number will accommodate a 1/2" thick door. The 54 Series locks having a "2" as the fourth digit of the model number will accommodate a 3/8" thick door.
The Kaba Mas 54 series safe deposit box locks have the same footprint as the Sargent & Greenleaf 4500 Series safe deposit box locks. Note: The parts are not interchangeable.
The Kaba Mas 57 Series safe deposit box locks are non-handed, with their standard double nose located on the centerline. They are easily identifiable by the keyways of the renter and guard noses that are positioned in opposite directions. The renter's keyway points towards the bolt. These locks come with flat keys, with the exception of the paracentric keys for the guard.
The 57 Series safe deposit box locks have seven fixed levers for the renter and seven fixed levers for the guard. The 57 Series levers are different for the guard and the renter. The guard and renter levers have six depths of cut, ranging from 0-5. The 57 Series locks have 0-5 renter levers. The guard levers are 1-5 and 7. The 57 Series locks are combinated to the standard Guard key SM75.
Note: The Kaba Mas 57 Series locks retrofit Mosler 5700 Series locks. The 57 and 5700 Series parts are interchangeable.
Kaba Mas safe deposit box locks are sold through locksmith wholesalers. The double-nose locks are equipped with guard and renter levers. Boxed locks come with one guard key. Small quantities of safe deposit box locks cannot be ordered combinated to a specific guard key from the factory.
REPAIR OR RECOMBINATE
To repair or recombinate a Kaba Mas safe deposit box lock, there are several choices. One choice is to re-use the existing guard and renter's levers in a different configuration. Another choice is to purchase replacement levers. The A400 Series fixed levers are sold by individual depths in packages of 50. The 54 Series changeable levers are sold in packages of 50. The 57 Series safe deposit combination lock levers are only sold by individual depths in packages of 50.
In addition, the A400 Series and the 54 Series levers are available in a Matchwork Kit, Part # A40-048. The Matchwork Kit contains guard/renter levers, guard and renter posts, and spacers for the A400 Series and the 54 Series safe deposit box locks.
Another application of the Kaba Mas Matchwork Kit is to combinate new safe deposit box locks to accommodate an existing guard key that is from a different manufacturer. Different manufacturers use different spaces and depths. To accommodate different space and depth dimension keys, the Matchwork Kit contains 0.050", 0.066" and 0.100" lever spacers.
Replacement keys are available pre-cut or as key blanks. Random pre-cut keys are available from Kaba Mas in quantities of 10 pairs.
Kaba Mas Corporation warrants to the original retail purchaser that the safe deposit box locks shall be free of defects in materials and workmanship for one year from the purchase date.
For more information, contact your local locksmith wholesaler or Kaba Mas at (888) 950-4715.
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