What is TS007?
Introducing TS007. TS007 is a revised and improved version of the Kitemark standard for cylinders, developed by the Door & Hardware Federation and the Glass & Glazing Federation with consultation and support from leading industry associations and from Secured by Design, the Police initiative.
What is an anti snap lock?
Anti-snap locks prevent locks from snapping – making it difficult for intruders to break an entry. Designed to have two parts, they enable the door to lock if a burglar manages to break the front part.
What is the most secure Euro cylinder?
Ultion Euro Cylinders – 3 Star Kitemarked These cylinders are the top security Euro cylinders. They are rated TS007-2014: 3 Star Security which is the highest level of security you can get with a Euro Cylinder. They have also been tested independently by Sold Secure and reached their highest rating of Diamond.
How can I tell if my lock is anti-snap?
The only way to know if your lock is anti-snap is to take your lock out of your door and look for the anti-snap lines. If you are still unsure, it’s always best to ask a professional locksmith for assistance in checking your locks as your security is extremely important.
Do thieves actually pick locks?
As we are about to see, most criminals don’t pick locks. Important Note: Possessing lock picks is not illegal in 94% of the United States and in the majority of the world. Like many things, it’s all about how you use them.
Do burglars actually pick locks?
A skilled burglar does not need to break any windows or force any doors in order to get inside your house—he can do so simply by picking the lock. While lock picks are illegal to possess unless you are a licensed locksmith , many burglars have contraband sets that they use to commit crimes and steal valuable items.
Which is the latest version of the TS007 test?
Endorsed by Secured by Design, the Door and Hardware Federation and the GGF, the latest version is TS007: 2014 + A1: 2015 and its official title is: ‘Enhanced security performance requirements for replacement cylinders and/or associated security hardware’. What does TS007 test?
Is the TS007 test part of pas24?
TS007 uses the handle and cylinder test that is already part of PAS24 – ie a 2min 30sec attack with tools (3mins when tested as part of PAS24 on a complete door set). It is only a test on the cylinder and the hardware around the cylinder though and does not cover any other part of the door.
Do you have to have a 3 star rating for TS007?
This security standard has been developed by the Door and Hardware Federation (DHF) and the Glass and Glazing Federation (GGF) in conjunction with Secured by Design. i To meet the TS007 standard, you must have a cylinder or combination of cylinder and door furniture with an accumulative 3 star rating.
What does TS007 test on Mila door set?
What does TS007 test? TS007 uses the handle and cylinder test that is already part of PAS24 – ie a 2min 30sec attack with tools (3mins when tested as part of PAS24 on a complete door set). It is only a test on the cylinder and the hardware around the cylinder though and does not cover any other part of the door.