Door lock cylinder euro barrels
Frequently Asked UPVC Window Hinges Question about Cylinders and Barrels
What is the difference between a cylinder and a barrel – NONE whatsoever, they are all the same but have picked up different names over the years
Can I get a Cylinder with multiple keys for my family?– theYes you can order EXTRA keys at the checkout page.
How do I know what size to order? – to Measure you cylinder follow the link to the handy guide which will also show you how to remove your cylinder and measure it.
How many keys will I get with my Cylinder – All our cylinders come with 3 precut keys and more available at time of order. Once your order has been dispatched you cannot add more keys from us, but you can have them cut locally.
What is a THUMBTURN cylinder?
Thumbturns are great if you want to be able to unlock your door from inside without using a key all the time. Ideal for a back for where you have a dog that is constantly coming in and out.
I have more questions … Feel free to contact us if you need anymore information.
Choosing cylinders and Barrels for uPVC can be a little confusing so we have put a simple guide together below. Click below for More Info
- Our Euro cylinder door lock Barrels conform to BS 1303 EN. The euro cylinder is a 6 pin version and keys can be cut from any key cutters. Our Euro cylinders do not have special keys that you need to send away to get cut or even get the blanks for your cylinder barrel.
- All Euro door lock cylinder barrels come in Gold or Silver (chrome) option to suit the furniture on your uPVC or composite front or back doors. The euro cylinder barrels are easy to fit and if you need any help on how to take out your old cylinder barrel just click here to see our simple to follow guide and get your cylinder barrel swapped over with the minimum of fuss.
- Will suit both Wooden, Composite and uPVC doors with euro shaped cylinder cases. Cylinder barrels are usually found on UPVC doors but are also found on composite doors (doors that look like timber but are actually metal skinned). Also you will find these cylinders in some timber doors where the cylinder hole is euro shaped.