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Medeco 23 Series

Medeco's European Profile cylinder has a teardrop shape that fits into storm doors, upscale hardware and specialty applications and is available in single, half and double cylinder versions. Additional cylinders in the 23 series include: oval, round, and "snowman" designs. Cylinders are UL437 listed for drill and pick resistance, and the those that incorporate the Biaxial® design, offer utility patented key control. Cylinders also conform to European standard DIN 18254.

Features & Benefits:

  • Utility patented key control, (for cylinders that incorporate the Biaxial design), provides protection against the unauthorized duplication of keys.
  • A special elevating and rotating pin tumbler design, along with false slots on the bottom pins, mushroom top pins and a sidebar mechanism, work together, to provide superior pick resistance.
  • Angled cuts on the keys, along with fore and aft positioning, in the Biaxial design, provide added dimensions that dramatically increases key combinations and enables Medeco® to produce some of the largest master key systems in the industry.
  • Hardened steel inserts, positioned in critical areas of the cylinder, provide a high degree of drill resistance.
  • Solid brass construction provides high quality and long cylinder life.
  • 8 different finishes provide an extremely close color match with existing hardware.
  • UL437 listing provides assurance that cylinders meet universal standards for drill and pick resistance and resistance against other types of forced attack.
  • Cylinders conform to European DIN 18254.
  • 2 year warranty offers assurance of product quality and factory support in the rare event there is a problem.

Profile cylinders are available in 5 and 6 pin versions with 5 pin lengths starting at 31.98 mm (1.259"), as measured from mounting screw to face of cylinder, and 6 pin lengths starting at 36.29 mm (1.429").

Profile cylinders are available with extensions on the inside and outside in the following increments:

5 mm (.196") 10 mm (.393") 15 mm (.590")
20 mm (.787") 25 mm (.984") 30 mm (1.181")
35 mm (1.377") 40 mm (1.574") 45 mm(1.771)

Profile cylinders are available in the following designs:

single cylinder with thumbturn half cylinder double cylinder

Additional cylinders include:

Union (single with thumbturn, half cylinder and double cylinder) ASSA®/Ruko exterior and interior oval ASSA®/Ruko Padlock
ASSA® exterior and interior round Ruko exterior round Trio Ving® profile single cylinder
Lockwood® rime interior cylinder Abloy® rim cylinder


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