A partnership designed to strength
Over 50 years of combined security expertise and innovation has helped Ingenious and APECS to produce a unique lock solution, that is totally compliant with UK standards and features the smoothest operating forces used in domestic locks today. Equip the door with a solution which is incomparable on quality and competitive on price.

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An unbeatable team
LEADING LOCK HARDWARE COMPANIES, APECS AND INGENIOUS, HAVE JOINED FORCES TO PROVIDE AN INNOVATIVE AND HIGHLY SECURE COMBINATION OF THE INGENIOUS DUPLEX LOCK AND THE APECS AP CYLINDER.

APECS was established in Russia in 1991 and since then has steadily evolved into a leading and trusted international brand. APECS offers solutions that guarantee protection and security for people worldwide.

Ingenious Locks and Hardware is known globally for producing high security multipoint locking systems for uPVC, Composite and Aluminium door systems for commercial and residential use.

The partnership of these two industry leaders has resulted in the creation of an exceptional door locking solution that offers unbeatable levels of security.

ILH DUPLEX LOCK
PROVIDING OPTIMAL PEACE OF MIND, THE DUPLEX MULTIPOINT COMPOSITE DOOR LOCK FEATURES INTELLIGENTLY-DESIGNED MULTI-POINT LOCK TECHNOLOGY. RECOGNISED BY THE POLICE AS OFFERING THE HIGHEST LEVELS OF SECURITY, IT FEATURES A STATE OF THE ART CENTRE GEARBOX AT ITS HEART AND THE MECHANISM OF THE LOCK IS PACKED WITH FEATURES THAT GIVE THE END USER COMPLETE PEACE OF MIND.

Rigorously tested and boasting impressive durability, this fantastic door lock features two sets of opposing hooks for added functionality allowing it to fit seamlessly into the door.

An ergonomically-designed hold back snib on the faceplate prevents accidental lock outs whilst the use of the very latest high specification materials and manufacturing techniques have been utilised to provide smooth, flawless operation.

APECS AP
THIS CYLINDER HAS BEEN DEVELOPED TO OFFER THE HIGHEST LEVEL OF SECURITY AGAINST FORCED ENTRY CAUSED BY A RANGE OF METHODS, INCLUDING DRILLING, PLUG-EXTRACTION, PICKING, BUMPING AND LOCK SNAPPING – THE MOST PREVALENT METHOD OF ATTACK IN A BREAK-IN.

Designed with a unique sacrificial point, it is engineered to snap in a manner that doesn’t allow further damage to the lock inside. Featuring an interlocking mechanism with a unique cam protection block and operable from inside when the lock is tampered with externally, it also comes with a 5-year guarantee for added peace of mind.

The APECS AP also benefits from a double locking mechanism with additional track rail pins and a patent pending ball-bearing connection which ensures additional operation smoothness and a strong fixing between the cylinder core and the cam.

MULTIPOINT LOCK
  • Unique bi-parting duplex hooks provide the highest level of security - 5 hooks as standard.
  • One piece keeps with 13mm axis work with Residential & French doors.
  • 4 adaptive compression rollers enhanced with overall compression adjustment (+/- 2mm) for super smooth operation.
  • Smooth, unsprung gearbox operation with no gears and springs for long life and low operating forces.
CYLINDER
  • Double locking mechanism with track pins combined with special grooved pins which protects from bumping & picking.
  • Hardened steel cam and snap secure sacrificial point to prevent snapping and plug extraction.
  • Hardened steel pins in the cylinder core and body to protect from drilling.
  • Smooth, unsprung gearbox operation with no gears and springs for long life and low operating forces.
WHY CHOOSE AI SECURE GUARANTEE
British Design
Nearly 50 years of experience has contributed to a range of high security multi-point locks, that were designed exclusively in Great Britain.
Peace of Mind
The AP offers complete peace of mind, and has been tested extensively to meet TS007 as well as SS312 Diamond Standards.
Guarantee
We offer 10-year Fit & Forget guarantee, so you can rest easy in the knowledge that your home security is in the safest of hands.
PAS 24
Passed enhanced security standard test, which means that this door solution can withstand a series of tests, to prevent unathorised access.
Diamond Grade
Passed the Sold Secure test and showed the highest performance result and was awarded with a Diamond grade certificate.
Security
The AP is designed to comply with the UK police’s flagship initiative SBD, supporting the principles of ‘designing out crime’.
We are so confident in the exceptional strength that the APECS AP and the ILH Duplex Lock offer when used together, that we are offering a £5,000 break-in guarantee for your maximum peace of mind.
THIS MEANS THAT IF OUR PRODUCTS FAIL AS A RESULT OF 
A BREAK-IN, WE WILL GIVE YOU £5,000 COMPENSATION.