Everyone recognizes digit locks and word locks, but I’ve taken it a step further. Below are the top 8 locks you should be using in your escape rooms to stand out.
Great for any 6-letter code. The whole alphabet is available on each dial. With a little bit of work, it’s resetable to different codes, and they give you the equipment to do so.
Hide rolled-up clues, keys, or other small items.
Unique padlock that might confuse your players at first, but it’s always fun to see them finally figure out how it works!
Hefty, sturdy, antique lock that unlocks with a nut driver. The handyman in your group will appreciate this one.
It’s a very delicate and artistic lock. Its key is interestingly shaped and will throw off your players until they find the lock.
Escape rooms are way more fun when they are themed. So what better way to complete the room than with consistency all the way down to your locks!
Instead of spinning dials or using a key, this lock has you press the correct five buttons. It comes with a code preset that you’ll have to use.
Just remember to hit the switch at the bottom to unlock it.
Hefty shackle that’s a perfect fit for a prison-themed room or anything old-fashioned.
Works the same as your typical locker lock, but with cool Zodiac signs!