Kwikset 96870-098 Brass Lock


3.5 by user reviews


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Pros:
  • Cylindrical lock is easy to replace and install
  • SmartKey® technology provides users with the flexibility to re-key their locks
  • Anti-bump build ensures more safety to keep your door firmly shut
Cons:
  • Key and thumbturn mechanism allows burglars to more easily enter to the premises
  • Built with a cylindrical lock type, making it not as strong as other options
  • Installed as a bored lockset, offering limited lever design choices
Product Description

Enhance the safety of your home with the Kwikset Brass Lock. This bored thumbturn lock lets any household owner easily and quickly install the lock using common tools. With a single locking mechanism, this lock is simpler for kids to use since it has a thumbturn key on the inside of the door. It features a left and right-handed design, which allows the hinges and lever on the door to be adjusted by anyone. This cylindrical lock is easy to replace, re-key, and install.

Manufactured in brass, this thumbturn lock doesn't shatter easily, so you do not need to worry about break-ins and tampering. Featuring an adjustable latch, it is suitable for use with different backset dimensions to ensure convenient installation. Constructed with an anti-bump design, it ensures more security to keep your door firmly shut. Featuring SmartKey® technology, it enables you to re-key a lock quickly and conveniently. It is suitable for use in domestic areas and uses either a thumbturn or key to operate.

Product Information
Brand Kwikset
Lock Type Cylindrical lock
Lock Installation Type Bored
Lock Rating Grade 3 ANSI/BHMA
Finish Brass
Bolt Locking Mechanism Single
Convenience Features Adjustable latch
Security Level Maximum
Left or Right Handed Left and right
Lock Use Suitability Domestic
Location Suitability Exterior doors
Operating Mechanism Key and thumbturn
Protection Features SmartKey®, anti-bump, pick-resistant, kick-in resistant, Anti-saw
Weight 4.49 pounds