wheelie bin lock

Discussion in 'Carpenters' Talk' started by hi2u_uk, Jan 11, 2018.

  1. hi2u_uk

    hi2u_uk Member

    Can anyone recommend a device eg on screwfix that i can use to lock my wheelie bin. My neighbours keep using it to put rubbish in so i am looking for something like a lockable clamp etc
  2. chippie244

    chippie244 Super Member

  3. Astramax

    Astramax Super Member

    Best use a strong coiled spring with a boxing glove attached to it!:D
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  4. chippie244

    chippie244 Super Member

    Leave a starving honey badger in it :)
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  5. koolpc

    koolpc Screwfix Select

    Padlock. Ever heard of one
  6. hi2u_uk

    hi2u_uk Member

  7. hi2u_uk

    hi2u_uk Member

    this wont stop the bin being opened
  8. koolpc

    koolpc Screwfix Select

    Yes it will if you lock it properly!
  9. Isitreally

    Isitreally Super Member

  10. DIYDave.

    DIYDave. Screwfix Select

    Padlock with a hasp and staple, various sizes available, riveted onto bin

    Or approach ur neighbour and find out why he’s dumping in ur bin :eek:
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  11. KIAB

    KIAB Super Member

    Will need a metal reinforcing plate on inside of wheely bin,would use something like a small coach bolt with a nyloc to fix hasp.


  12. chippie244

    chippie244 Super Member

    A repair or mudguard washer will help on the plastic side.
  13. KIAB

    KIAB Super Member

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  14. Dr Bodgit

    Dr Bodgit Super Member

    Thats a wheelie good lock.
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  15. PhilSo

    PhilSo Screwfix Select

    Put your rubbish in his bin.


    PhilSo ( satisfied )

  16. WillyEckerslike

    WillyEckerslike Screwfix Select

    I assume that you will have to leave it unlocked for the bin men. What's to stop your neighbour using it then?
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  17. Isitreally

    Isitreally Super Member

    If there's room in it on bin day collection I doubt the OP will be to bothered if someone adds something then.
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  18. CGN

    CGN Screwfix Select

    Glue the lid shut...that'll stop em!
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  19. Sparkielev

    Sparkielev Screwfix Select

    Put your rubbish in their bin
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  20. hi2u_uk

    hi2u_uk Member

    They dont have one as there was one day they didnt bring it in from the street and i assume someone else on the street took it. For some reason they wont ask the council for another one. The council reduced the frequency of bin collections and over the new year/christmas period the neighbour had put so much stuff in MY bin that there was no room for me to put anything in it. It was only yesterday that the bin was emptied

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