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Switch Locks

Switch Locks

Northeast Lock Corp. is one of the leading suppliers of all kinds of switch locks..two big brands, namely Medeco and Illinois Lock Company (now Eberhard). Apart from switch locks, Northeast Lock also offers cabinet locks, cam locks, and many more. However, their focus is on switchlock from an economic standpoint.

Furthermore, switch locks are chosen in various industries for different security applications. These are utilized for ATMs, electronic enclosures, and other areas that require secure access control, such as an elevator switch lock. In addition to regular-sized switch locks, you can find a miniature switch lock that fits your specifications.

What is a Switch Lock?

A switch lock is either a manual or an automatic locking device used to ensure that the key switch lock remains in the proper position. It’s integrated into a switch to control its operation. Plus, these types of switch locks provide many benefits

  • Customizable options
  • More security than mechanical locks
  • Extra protection
  • Reduces theft
  • Special functional requirements
  • It can be used for a variety of applications
  • Prevents accidental activation of the switch

These benefits make Northeast Lock Corp. a trusted Illinois Lock Company (now Eberhard) and Medeco locks supplier. We have a wide variety of choices you can choose from that are created to meet the needs and demands of our clients.

Incredible Features of Switch Locks

One example of the use of these types of locks is for an elevator key switch. These are used to ensure the doors are secured after each floor and will only open upon successful key entry.

The switch lock also comes with additional features, which are as follows:

  • Custom design for different types of applications
  • Standard and anti-static
  • From single to multiple poles
  • Various terminal and contact platings
  • Custom value-added wire harnessing
  • Weather resistant

Elevator Switchlocks

Elevator switchlocks are a critical component in ensuring the safety and security of elevator systems. They are designed to control access to elevator control panels and prevent unauthorized use of the elevator.

At Northeast Lock, we specialize in providing high-quality elevator switchlocks that are designed to meet the unique needs of the elevator industry. Our switchlocks are built to withstand heavy use and provide reliable and secure access control.

Our elevator switchlocks come in a variety of sizes and configurations, making them suitable for various types of elevator control panels. We offer both momentary and maintained switches, and our products are available in different key codes to provide an additional layer of security.

At Northeast Lock, we understand that safety is a top priority in the elevator industry. That’s why our elevator switchlocks undergo rigorous testing to ensure that they meet industry standards and regulations. We also pride ourselves on providing exceptional customer service and support.

Our team of experts is always available to answer your questions and help you find the right switchlock for your elevator application. If you’re looking for high-quality, reliable elevator switchlocks, look no further than Northeast Lock. Contact us today to learn more about our products and how we can help you meet your elevator safety and security needs.

Different Switch Locks Available at Northeast Lock Corp.

Northeast Lock Corp. gets its switch locks from two suppliers: Medeco and Illinois Lock Company.


  • Standard Medeco Switch Lock: The Medeco key switches are 3/4″ in diameter and are high-security switch locks for various electrical functions.
  • Rotary Switch Lock: These are designed for most brands that use rotary switches. Therefore, providing versatility in systems that need multiple switch functions.

Illinois Lock Company

  • Miniature Switch Locks: These are miniature key switch locks available in 2-position, maintain the style, and utilize solder-type materials.
  • Momentary Switch Locks: These are 3-point maintaining or momentary or double momentary switch locks that use solder-type materials.
  • High-Security Switch Lock: These are single pole, two-position switch locks available in maintaining or momentary type with either spade or screw-type terminals.
  • Reversible Switch Locks: These are reversible double-bitted, 2-point maintaining style switch locks that use solder-type materials.
  • Dust Shutter Switch Locks: They’re 2-position switch locks in either maintaining or momentary style with dust shutters.
  • Reversible Dust Shutter Switch Locks: These switch locks are reversible double-bitted 2-position, maintaining style switch lock with dust shutters.
  • Tubular Switch Locks: Tubular, 2-position switch locks are available in either maintaining or momentary styles that use spade or screw-type terminals.
  • Double-Bitted Switch Locks: These are 2-position switch locks available in either maintaining or momentary styles, using spade-type, screw-type, or post-solder-type terminals.

Choose Northeast Lock Corp. For All Your Switch Lock Needs

Northeast Lock Corp. has been in the industry for many years, providing locks of all kinds, such as vending, non-corrosive, and many more. One of our specializations is switch locks, supplied by Medeco and Illinois Lock Company for the highest quality solutions.

At Northeast Lock, we offer a wide range of high-quality switchlocks and keyswitches to suit different applications and environments. Our products are designed to withstand heavy use and provide long-lasting performance.

Our switchlocks and keyswitches are available in various sizes, styles, and configurations to meet your specific requirements. We offer both momentary and maintained switches, as well as single and double-pole options. Our products are
also available in different key codes to provide an additional layer of security.

At Northeast Lock, we understand the importance of quality and reliability in switchlocks and keyswitches. That’s why we only use high-grade materials and rigorous testing processes to ensure that our products meet the highest standards of performance and durability. Whether you need a switchlock or keyswitch for your commercial or industrial application, you can trust Northeast Lock to provide you with the best products and services. Contact us today to learn more about our products and how we can help you meet your needs.

So if you have any questions about our switch lock products, don’t hesitate to contact us today. We’ll help you find the right product for your safety and security needs.