Securing Shipping Containers to a Deck with Deck Mount Twist Locks

Have you ever wondered how Shipping Containers are secured to surfaces such as steel ship decks or flatbed trailers during transport?

Well, they are secured by products like our Dovetail Deck Mount Twist Locks, which locks the sea can into place on a flat surface. It requires 4 locks per container to secure it.

These Twist Locks have a flat base, which are generally used to weld directly onto steel decks, trailers or other surfaces like concrete to keep your container in place during transport or long term storage.

The benefits of purchasing our product is as followed:

  • It is designed with CASTED STEEL CONSTRUCTION to safely and securely connect empty or loaded containers through their corner castings.
  • It is EASY-TO-USE. Simply shift the lever to open and close the deck mount.
  • The FLAT BASE DESIGN can be used to weld the lock directly onto steel decks during transportation or long-term storage.
  • It is heat-treated: drop forged, tempered and quenched.
  • It is made with carbon steel and has a hot dipped galvanised surface to ensure durability.



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