The unique ABLOY cylinder mechanism

The unique ABLOY cylinder mechanism, based on the use of rotating discs instead of the traditional springs and pins, is known widely by security professionals all over the world.

The ABLOY rotating disc cylinder construction offers numerous unsurpassed features such as


  • Smooth and reliable function also in extreme environment
  • Durable and long lasting, maintenance free
  • Superior master keying features – tailored access rights
  • ABLOY NOVEL cylinders are bump proof and virtually pick proof

Long lasting ABLOY NOVEL key

Modern designed, reinforced plastic composite key bow with nickel silver shaft makes the ABLOY NOVEL key pleasing to handle and use. The symmetrical key is light but reversible and durable, thanks to its precision manufacturing. Patented feature AWS (Anti Wear System) is an arrangement in the key and in the cylinder that prolongs the life cycle - ensuring a long and trouble free service life even in extensive use applications.


One key many applications

In ABLOY NOVEL locking system different products can be keyed into one master key system and thus all products can be operated with just a single key weather the application is a door, gate, drawer or cabinet.

The range is wide providing the possibility to create extensive master key systems that fulfill your exact specifications. ABLOY NOVEL is an excellent solution for new builds as well as when upgrading existing locking systems. With ABLOY product range the core always remains the same.

Duplication of keys strictly controlled

ABLOY NOVEL cylinders, keys and key blanks are protected by patents worldwide until 2027.

Distribution of key blanks and the use of different security levels and profiles ensure the highest level of key control tailored to your exact needs. Duplication of keys is always strictly controlled. In order to get additional ABLOY NOVEL keys, you must have the related keycard. Keys are supplied by the authorized ABLOY Centers only.