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Why the Gatemaster Superlock?

  The new Gatemaster Superlock is a game-changer for the industry.  Here’s some of the benefits and reasons why!   No more welding Just 3 holes in your post to install the lock! No more fiddling Removable bolt – easy to fit the lock into a small gap Stop losing small parts Improved design – […]


Here’s to a great 2019!

HERE’S TO A GREAT YEAR! We can safely say that 2019 has been a good year for us, with its trials and challenges as always but it’s been a year of growth and we’d like to thank all of our customers for their valued support. We’re excited for what 2020 may bring and we’ve got […]


The all-new Gatemaster closer

  Gate closing, the Gatemaster way   Calling all gate manufacturers and installers.  Looking for an adjustable, adaptable gate closing solution for metal or wooden gates? Look no further.  The all-new APSW gate closer is a re-configured version of the popular APS closer, one of the most reliable and sturdy gate closers on the market. […]


Padlocks – convenient solution or annoying substitute?

Padlocks – the advantages Padlocks have been a popular locking method for many years, and even today they are widely used on gates around the world.  Fencing manufacturers and installers commonly use padlocks along with a slidebolt or a slide latch.  So what are the advantages of using a padlock, and are they a long-term […]


Safe gate closing in schools and public spaces

  Safety around electronic and manual closing gates is a significant issue in the light of tragic accidents over the past few years. These issues are intensified when it comes to areas where children are, especially with trapping and crushing points.   The Project A private school in Pulborough, West Sussex, were building a steel […]


A summary of 2017 at Signet Locks

2017 went in a flash. So much happened for the Signet team over its course, and we are looking forward to help and serve you during the new year. WINTER The team attended FenceTech in February, meeting new contacts and forging stronger relationships over the course of the year. The feedback received helped us understanding […]


Stainless steel hinges; what are the options?

Hinges are a very important part of your gate and come in many variations of designs and strengths. This post will focus on a few of the options you have when choosing stainless steel hinges. Butt hinges Butt hinges are often used on doors, but can also be used on gates. These hinges can be […]


Select Pro and Superlock; the differences?

With the Superlock now out, choosing between the two Gatemaster ranges can start to make you think a bit more; which one will suit your gate the most? Whilst both ranges are high quality and easy to fit, they have their differences and these can influence your final decision when acquiring your lock. Comparing the […]


Should I have my locks Keyed Alike?

At Signet, most of our locks come with the option of being “Keyed Alike”, if you are buying more than one. To help you decide if having your locks Keyed Alike is beneficial to your home, business or products, it’s probably best to fully understand what the difference is between locks that are, and aren’t, […]


Superlock: New range of GATEMASTER locks

Today is the official launch day for the brand new generation of GATEMASTER locks, the Superlock range. The range already encompasses three locks; the Latch Deadlock, the Digital double sided and the Digital single sided. GATEMASTER is already working on expanding the Superlock range to incorporate our unique choice of locking solutions. If you would […]