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Master Lock Universal Wall Switch Lockout


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Specifications for this item
Brand Name Master Lock
Color RED
Compatible Devices Toggle
EAN 0094705467541 , 0071649225550
Item Weight 0.04 pounds
Material Type Plastic
Part Number 496B
Pkg Qty 1
UNSPSC Code 46171511
UPC 094705467541 , 071649225550
Warranty Limited Lifetime Warranty

The Master Lock universal wall switch lockout covers both toggle and rocke... Read full product description




Product Features

  • Covers both toggle and rocker wall switches and combines with a padlock (sold separately) to help protect against switch operation during maintenance and repair
  • Hinged cover can be left open when not in use to allow normal switch operation
  • Red polycarbonate for visibility and impact resistance
  • Installs over switch plate using existing screws
  • Includes two "DANGER" labels, one Spanish and English, and one French and English

Product Details

  • Product Dimensions: 1.3 x 1.9 x 4.8 inches ; 0.6 ounces
  • Shipping Weight: 0.8 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Shipping: This item is also available for shipping to select countries outside the U.S.
  • ASIN: B001925P6W
  • Item model number: 496B
  • Average Customer Review: 4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (50 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #5,501 in Industrial & Scientific (See Top 100 in Industrial & Scientific)
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Frequently Bought Together

Master Lock Universal Wall Switch Lockout + Master Lock 410RED Keyed Different Safety Lockout Padlock, Red + Master Lock Grip Tight Circuit Breaker Lockout, Oversized Toggle
Price for all three: $19.74

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Product Description

The Master Lock universal wall switch lockout covers both toggle and rocker wall switches and combines with a padlock (sold separately) to help protect against switch operation during maintenance and repair. This lockout installs over the switch plate, using the existing screws. Once installed, the hinged cover can be left open when not in use to allow normal switch operation. The locking hole accommodates padlock shackles up to 1/4" (6 mm) outside diameter. This lockout is made from a red polycarbonate for visibility and impact resistance, and the cover is translucent to show whether the switch is on or off. The lockout ships with two "DANGER" labels, one Spanish and English, and one French and English. This device is part of a lockout/tagout (LOTO) safety procedure required at facilities where electrical switches need to be isolated during maintenance and repair.

Lockout/tagout (LOTO) safety procedures require that lockout devices meet Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) 1910.147(c)(5) standards for quality assurance. LOTO devices use color, warning labels or tags, and sometimes a physical barrier to help prevent machine operation or power activation during maintenance and repair.

Master Lock manufactures padlocks, combination locks, and related security products. The company, founded in 1921, is headquartered in Milwaukee, WI.


Customer Reviews

This was cheap and extremely effective.
rotabega
With this lockout cover it makes it very easy to know not to touch this switch (locked out switch is for AC/Heater Unit).
S. Morrison
I have rocker switches with white decorative covers, so no screws were showing.
Twins Fan

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

19 of 21 people found the following review helpful By G. Cross on February 16, 2010
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We purchased this item to place on a light switch in my 2 1/2 year olds bedroom. She was waking up at night, and turning on the light to play. Instead of using a padlock with a key to keep it closed, we use a metal key ring that is easier to open and close without having to keep track of a key. It has been a great purchase and would recommend to anyone trying to keep the light switch off!
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7 of 7 people found the following review helpful By Daniel S. on December 25, 2011
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It keeps people from turning off my automatic light wired to a photocell. Longer screws were included which came in handy. I wish it was a little more "decor" friendly, but it works. I may paint it another color.

The "LOCK OUT" sticker shown in the picture does not come pre-installed, so you have the option of adding it.
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6 of 6 people found the following review helpful By D. Brown on April 12, 2012
Item as described. A little difficult to open but I view that as a positive. Quality build and you can put the stickers on or not. So if you want it to stay solid red then you are set.
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7 of 8 people found the following review helpful By Pedro V. Camargo on February 1, 2009
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I used to cover my sink erator and I`ve never had accidents again! FVery easy to install with only a screw driver needed!
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5 of 6 people found the following review helpful By R. Chang on January 30, 2010
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As expected, this works like it should. We use it on our furnace power switch. We have an old furnace and the power switch is on the side of the furnace. Unfortunately, it is in the path of where we walk when going to our washing machine. So, we have a bad habit of rubbing it accidentally and turning the furnace off. This means, until we notice, we either don't have heat during the wintertime or a/c during the summer.

I bought this, put it over the switch, and we no longer worry about that problem.

The cover can work with both regular light switches and with decora style switches.

Very easy to install - just unscrew the existing faceplate screws of your switch, place this over the faceplate and align it over the screw holes and replace the screws. If it turns out the screws you originally had are too short, this cover conveniently comes with two long screws you can use instead. Brilliant!

The only wish I had is that this comes in other colors other than red so that if you wish to use it in the house (such as in a baby's room) it doesn't stick out like a sore thumb and can match your wall color/decor.
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3 of 4 people found the following review helpful By kejonas101 on November 29, 2010
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Had a hell of a time trying to find a cover to toddler proof our light switches, they fit they are not perfect as our rocker switches are a bit large for it but they work well enough. Shame the colors are limited to red as they are a bit of an eyesore in the living room but we live with it until the girls are older and learn not to play with the switches and we are now no longer going batty trying to keep lights from constantly going on and off.
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful By D. Gregg on March 10, 2014
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This has worked well to deter my 1 year old from playing with our living room lights. For a while it was sufficient to have the cover closed. Later we have had to put a clip on the lockout hole for added locking security.
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful By JG on March 2, 2014
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Exactly as advertised. Build quality is medium-high (not quite perfect fit, but certainly close enough to keep me happy). Fits tightly enough to work on a ceiling-mounted switch without locking it shut, but can still be opened easily when needed.
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