Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it weigh? 
Under Bed Vault is 140 lbs,  Tactical model is 110 lbs, Low Profile model weighs 110 lbs

What is it made out of?         
The vault is constructed with a double wall design.  16 gauge cold rolled steel is the minimum thickness used with an additional 12 gauge plate welded to the 16 gauge drawer front to create total thickness of .16 inch ( well over 1/8th inch). The effective thickness for the top and bottom is 11 gauge (.12"or 1/8 inch) and the effective thickness of the sides is 7 gauge (.18" well over 1/8 inch).

What is the finish coating?
Black powder coating inside and out (only color option at this point)

Drawer glides and capacity?     
100 lbs in drawer

How do I mount it?
Mounting holes are provided in the bottom of the case. A universal vehicle mounting kit is available.

What are the dimensions?         
​Underbed  unit - The exterior is 7” high, 28” deep and 48” wide.  The interior is 5” high, 26” deep, 44.75” wide with a maximum diagonal length of 51.5”.  A total of 3 cubic feet of storage.
Low Profile Underbed Unit - The exterior is 6" high, 24" deep and 48" wide. The interior is 4" high, 22.5" deep and 44.5" wide. A total of 2.3 cubic feet of storage
Tactical unit – The exterior is 11” high, 16” deep and 41” wide.  The interior is 9” high, 14 ½” deep and 38 ½” wide.  A total of 2.8 cubic feet of storage.

What type of batteries?            
4 AA Alkaline

Is there a key back up?            
Yes, one barrel-style key is provided. Serial number on keys allow for replacement if lost.

How many digits for the code? 
You choose a minimum of 3 plus A or B and up to a maximum of 8 plus A or B.

Is there a warranty?                  
Yes, it is warranted for 7 years against defects.
The Low Profile Underbed Unit has a 1 year warranty.

Can it be hung from the top?     
Yes, several customers have chosen to drill mounting holes in the top and hang it with appropriate hardware.

Is it “Fire Proof”?                    
It is “fire resistant” 100% steel but no insulation.

Is it waterproof?                       
No, The body is powder coated so moisture is not a concern but the electronics would be affected negatively by immersion.

Can it be installed on end?       
Yes, it has been designed to operate on end as well as flat on the floor.

Does it come assembled?         
Yes, install batteries (not included) and it is ready to go.  Vehicle style handles are a user installed option that requires use of a 1/8” allen wrench.  
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