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combination lock

a type of lock that can only be opened when a set of dials releasing the tumblers of the lock are turned to show a specific sequence of numbers

combination lock

[‚käm·bə′nā·shən ¦läk]
(engineering)
A lock that can be opened only when its dial has been set to the proper combination of symbols, in the proper sequence.
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The inclusion of images instead of numbers is the innovation in this combination lock design.
The size and scope of the padlock and combination lock market is massive, with an estimated 40 million locks sold totaling in excess of $600 million in the United States alone.
Therefore, we added push-button combination locks onto these cabinets.
There are cable locks that run through the barrel and out the action area, culminating in a keyed or combination lock of some kind.
The company's unwavering commitment to meeting homeowners' needs has inspired its innovative lock portfolio that includes patented SmartKey deadbolts, keyless entry combination locks, connected home technology, first-to-market smart lock, Kevo and a wide variety of styles and finishes.
These high quality dorm trunks also have strong wooden trays, engraved nameplate, wordlock combination locks (which use words and not numbers for the combination) and removable wheels as accessories for more convenient storage, easy mobility and personalization.
Safeway has combination locks for handguns, based on programmable three-button codes.
The company is mainly engaged in manufacture and exportation of combination locks.
It comes with United States TSA approved fixed combination locks so you don't have to worry about your own padlock.
There are Simplex locks, combination locks, key locks, touch-sensitive locks and devices that feature combinations of the above.
The new method of container entry made several of the commonly used UL Group 1 combination locks obsolete and, over the past three years, has prompted the military to upgrade its lock specifications (MIL-L-15596G) to include testing for automatic dialing machines.
This year's pink product lineup consists of bike locks, combination locks and keyed padlocks, products virtually any consumer could use.