Rare Antique E Cotterill's Climax Detector Unpickable Powder Proof Padlock 1850s For Sale
is a heavy brass antique padlock manufactured in the 19th Century
by Edwin Cotterill of Birmingham, England. The lock comes with its
lockworks well and can be both locked and unlocked. The keys are a good fit with little free play and
minimal free play in the hasp.
This particular example was known as the CLIMAXDETECTOR (as shown) and was warranted at the time to be both Power Proof and Unpickable.
brass casing is marked with the maker's name, as are the keys.The padlock still has its original sliding escutcheon.
padlock measuresabout 5" (13cm) from top of the hasp to the bottom
of the casing. The lock with keys weighabout 1.2kgs.
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