Jiffy Lock for Ringless Meter Sockets Restricts Unauthorized Access


Holden, MA – 14-Jun-02 — Inner-Tite Corp., manufacturers of security devices for Electric, Gas, Water and Cable TV Utilities, introduce the Jiffy Lock. Designed to secure ringless electric meter sockets, the Jiffy Lock features heavy duty carbon steel and iron construction and quick and easy installation. Unlike other locking devices, the Jiffy Lock can be installed without additional tools or the need to punch a hole in the meter socket.
"The Jiffy Lock represents years of research and design," states Inner-Tite Corp’s Vice-President and General Manager John Mahaney, "We wanted to create a product that provided high security and was easy to install." General Sales Manager Mark Graveline adds, "Being able to install this product without punching holes in the meter socket is paramount. The time and effort this device will save should prove to be very beneficial to utility companies."

The Jiffy Lock is a valuable tool for electric utilities that are faced with cases of meter tampering and theft of electricity. By restricting access to the meter, the Jiffy Lock will make certain that the electric is safe from unauthorized access. Installing of the Jiffy Lock can also be an effective tool for billing and collection departments wishing to lock the meter for their revenue recovery efforts.
The Jiffy Lock features a patented design that allows for quick and easy installation on most ringless electric meter sockets. A heavy-duty iron body and a large fulcrum design protects against prying and bending attempts. The hardened steel clamp integrates with a case hardened barrel lock to provide an extremely durable structure that resists cutting and sawing attempts. Cadmium and Yellow Chromate plating provides superior weather and corrosion resistance.
INNER-TITE Corp. is the world’s largest manufacturer of the highest quality meter locking devices, meter seals, and a host of mechanical accessories sold exclusively to utility companies throughout the world. These and other products are sold to ELECTRIC, GAS, WATER and CABLE TV utility companies domestically and internationally in over 30 countries. INNER-TITE offers the largest array of meter locking devices and accessories used by utilities to combat theft, promote safety and to protect revenues.