Comparison of 2 popular and similar models from two leading lock manufacturers in India -
Godrej Rim Lock 1CK Vs Europa Night Latch 8010
Lock Body and Appearance. The Godrej Lock Body has an ordinary powder coated finish and the knob too is powder coated.
. The Europa Lock body is powder coated and the knob is in brass, giving it a rich look.
Lock Shackle / Frame Clamp. The Godrej lock has an ordinary frame clamp with only 4 screws for fixing.
. The Europa lock body has a heavy duty frame clamp with 7 screws for fixing, more resistant to crow bar attacks.
Latch. The Godrej lock has an ordinary latch bolt with no additional safety feature.
. The Europa lock has brass handle for the latch bolt and has a additional safety ring to prevent accidental locking, cause you do not want to be locked out of your house.
Keys. The Godrej lock has 3 keys with ordinary pin cylinder technology and can be easily duplicated.
. The Europa lock has 4 keys (1 key has a light torch) and is manufactured using advanced locking pin (dimple key) technology, cannot be easily duplicated thus having better security.
The Europa Night Latch 8010 is worth the money!
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