Tamper resistant lock

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United States of America Patent

PATENT NO 8250887
APP PUB NO 20110289985A1
SERIAL NO

12788100

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Abstract

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A tamper resistant lock is provided. The tamper resistant lock comprises a primary locking mechanism for locking and unlocking the tamper resistant lock with an appropriate key. A secondary locking mechanism is engaged and prevents unlocking when a sufficient force is applied to the tamper resistant lock. The force may be the result of driving a screwdriver into a keyway of the lock in an attempt to forcefully unlock the lock.

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Patent Owner(s)

Patent OwnerAddressTotal Patents
J.J. Mackay Canada LimitedNEW GLASGOW NS22

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Inventor(s)

Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Fievet, Michael Glenn New Glasgow, CA 3 4
MacKay, George Allan New Glasgow, CA 26 304

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Patent Citation Ranking

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Patent Info (Count) # Cites Year
 
SENTRY SAFE, INC. (1)
* 2016/0060,906 Bolt Retention System for a Safe 0 2014
 
AMERICAN SECURITY PRODUCTS CO. (1)
* 8555793 Active hardplate 1 2011
 
TS SYSTEMS CANADA INC. (1)
9771741 Dual cam lock apparatus 0 2015
 
ABB TECHNOLOGY AG (1)
* 8891229 Locking structure for a truck of a switchgear drawout circuit breaker 2 2012
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