Issue #1140 - Lockwood 8653 – New design upgrade


As part of ASSA ABLOY Australia’s ongoing commitment to continuous innovation on our products, the Lockwood 8653 sliding security screen door lock has undergone a subtle redesign.

These continuous improvements are an important evolution of some of our product lines and are essential to ensuring our products are meeting the ongoing demands of all of our customers & end user requirements.

This revised model of the Lockwood 8653 has yielded some very positive results which will deliver some enhanced functionality as well as a more intuitive design to assist with both installation and everyday use. 

Furthermore to achieve this outcome the revised 8653 lockset has undergone a rigorous testing process to ensure a quality outcome for our valued customers. 

The run in phase for this new evolution of the Lockwood 8653 will begin in Q1 2017. Affected product lines are detailed on the fact sheet linked in this bulletin below.

We look forward to showcasing the new 8653 with you in 2017.