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Old 04-22-2017, 2:17 PM
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My safe and speed-vault are locked when I'm away.
I get home, open the safe, and put my house/vehicle keys inside and close the door... not locked, quick access.
When I go to bed I open the speed-vault with the key (save the batteries), quick access.
I get up in the morning and close the speed-vault.
When I leave the house I retrieve my keys from the safe, close the safe, spin the dial, and leave.

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Old 04-22-2017, 2:42 PM
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an attacker would spend a fair amount of the time they have before police arrive to forcibly remove or open them..

I don't know man, it looks a lot like this one.

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Old 05-23-2017, 12:00 PM
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Anyone think an EMP blast would/could kill an electric lock?

I was concerned it might and it was just another reason I went with a mechanical dial on mine.
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Old 05-23-2017, 12:15 PM
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So, I have a Cannon 64 (flame on) and the digital lock took a dump.
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Any other Cannon gripes?
None here. I LOVE my Cannon safes. My original has had a digital lock that has never failed in the ten years I've had it.

They make damned good safes, and I love their warranty. Highly recommended!
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Old 05-23-2017, 1:08 PM
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I don't know man, it looks a lot like this one.
lol, sorry I missed your reply earlier.. yep that's the same thing or close enough inside I'm sure..

long time ago, I was warned in this thread about them http://www.calguns.net/calgunforum/s...d.php?t=712613

only thing positive about it, whatever time they spend getting in to those two, takes time away from either of the full size..

I still tend to believe the amateur thug or petty thief is not aware of all of that, and the more versed ones wouldn't waste their real time on one

thanks for the reminder, really should replace those with something more resistant..
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Anyone think an EMP blast would/could kill an electric lock?

I was concerned it might and it was just another reason I went with a mechanical dial on mine.
A fairly common concern.

There are EMP-resistant electronic locks. They've been around a few years in commercially available form - they've been around for government longer.
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with regards to the stack-on's vulnerabilities, check this out;

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Buy S&G Electronic Device. Had mine for 4 years. Very noticeable when a batter replacement is needed (avg. - ~2 years)
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Anyone think an EMP blast would/could kill an electric lock?

I was concerned it might and it was just another reason I went with a mechanical dial on mine.
I have 2 safes. One has an electronic lock for daily easy access. The other has a dial for SHTF.
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I was assured by my commission based sales concierge at the safe boutique that anything less than their high end products would be no better than a cardboard box. So no offense, but I will rely on the advice of experts over some random people on the internet. My concierge Chaz included a year of tech support when I upgraded to the high sheen lacquered clear coat, anti corrosion overspray, and hand stitched leatherette trim in the interior.
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