Note: Hide Away Safe is known by other names, the smaller mk2: Caravan Safe, Data Backup Safe, Data Security Safe, Handgun Safe and the larger mk3: Laptop Safe, Weapon Safe. We refer to these and other names throughout this site.
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Both the mk2 Hide Away Safe (smaller) and mk3 Hide Away Safe (larger) Docking Station are designed as a DIY installation. If you own a drill and screw driver or spanner, depending on the fastener type being used to install the Docking Station, you can install it. Once installed the Hide Away Safe slides into the Docking Station and locked with the supplied High Security Abloy Classic or Abloy PROTEC Key.
Due to public liability and general insurance reasons we cannot state exactly how to install either the mk2 Hide Away Safe (smaller) and mk3 Hide Away Safe (larger) Docking Station into any surface.
But what we can do is list methods both the mk2 Hide Away Safe (smaller) and mk3 Hide Away Safe (larger) Docking Station has been installed in various locations by purchasers throughout Australia and world-wide. This allows the purchaser to make the final decision how to install their Hide Away Safe Docking Station.
NB: As the Docking Station can be installed to many different surfaces this page covers most known surfaces.
Important Notice Disclaimer
It is the purchaser responsibility to make the final decision how to install their Docking Station.
The mk2 Docking Station can be installed to almost any flat surface and at any angle, even upside down. The Docking Station has pre-drilled holes in it and we recommend what ever type of fastener you decide to use to install the Docking Station you place a fastener in the 10 pre-drilled holes to install it, 5 along each side of the mk2 Docking Station.
The following picture shows various fastener types you can use depending on what the Docking Station is being installed to.
The mk3 Docking Station is made from two mk2 Docking Stations joined together in the centre. When installed correctly the mk3 Docking Station is kept rigid by what it is affixed to eg. Brick, Concrete, Wood Wall or Floor, Vehicle Fixing Kit Steel Bracket, Marine Ply, 6mm Ply / Craft Wood, 3mm Steel Plate and other surfaces not mentioned.
We suggest what ever fastener type you decide to use to install the mk3 Docking Station, you place a fastener in the 5 pre-drilled holes on both sides of each mk2 Docking Station that makes up the mk3 Docking Station.
NB: The above suggests we recommend placing your chosen fastener type in all 20 pre-drilled holes to install a mk3 Docking Station.
If the pre-drilled fixing holes in either the mk2 or mk3 Docking Station are not large enough for your selected fastener type eg. screws / bolts etc. it is ok to enlarge the holes by using a high speed steel drill, the same diameter as the fastener.
The following are suggestions about the fastener types you can use to install the mk2 Hide Away Safe (smaller) and mk3 Hide Away Safe (larger) Docking Station onto common known surfaces.
NB: Plastic Raw Plugs or similar ARE NOT TO BE USED under any circumstance.
It is important to note if you every intend moving the Docking Station to another location we suggest you DO NOT use Acrylic glue. Using Acrylic glue is for the permanent fixing of a Docking Station.
Thank you for purchasing the Australian made Hide Away Safe.
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Hide Away Safe
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Designed in 1996 the mk3 Hide Away Safe is six times the size of the smaller mk2 Hide Away Safe. Use to secure larger valuables when left unattended in a Vehicle, Residential Home, Office including a Caravan or Motor Home. Made from Lexan - Virtually Indestructible, High Security, Relocatable and heat resistant. Your choice between two of the world's highest security locks, the Abloy Classic or Abloy PROTEC Lock. Full details please visit mk3 Hide Away Safe - opens in a new window. When you are there if you have a question please click the contact link.
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