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Back-to-school COOL with Master Lock

12R-32L-18L...I think that was my high school combination.  It was decades ago, and the numbers meant nothing to me.  They were arbitrarily assigned to the lock at the factory.  Gone are those days!

Now, your students can set their own combinations with the Master Lock 1500iD Speed Dial Set-Your-Own Combination Lock and 1590D Precision Dial Set-Your-Own Combination Lock.  These sleek, new-age locks make remembering the combo easy.  No more trips to the office to get the number for the forgotten combination.

The Speed Dial features a first-of-its-kind design that opens on directional movements - up, down, left and right - instead of a standard rotary dial.  The Precision Dial  offers a new resettable combination feature in a familiar format, for those students who prefer a more traditional lock.

Our reviewers loved them both, giving them the distinction of being one of our "Back-to-school COOL" products.  Once our reviewers set their own combinations, they were busy competing to see who could open their locks first.  Can you guess which one was the showstopper?  Yep!  They don't call it the Speed Dial for nothing!

Right now, Master Lock is running a sweepstakes.  See details below:

~ Sweepstakes participants are encouraged to watch the online video series as the videos are released between August 2 - 6 and August 9 - 13 to enter daily drawings for a chance to win an iPod Touch or Master Lock combination locks. After watching all ten videos, participants can piece together the master combination and enter for a chance to win the grand prize of a new iPad with a gift card good for a two-year data plan, along with other prizes, from August 13 - 29. For more info, please visit the Mater Lock press room link:  

The Master Lock 1500iD Speed Dial Set-Your-Own Combination Lock and 1590D Precision Dial Set-Your-Own Combination Lock are available at retailers nationwide, with suggested retail prices of $8.99 and $7.99, respectively. Both locks are also available online at

For more information, visit the company's website at




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