The AX11652 biometric rifle safe has a removable storage shelf for guns and ammo that allows secure storage for up to four rifles depending on their size and attached peripherals such as scopes and magazines. The smaller dimensions, 8.6 inches by 9.8 inches by 52.17 inches, of the gun safe means that it can be kept in little spaces out of reach of everyone but still accessible to the owner. Access to the state of the art locking mechanism is through the high-tech art of fingerprint recognition. The safe recognizes only the fingerprints selected by the owner and does not recognize any others.
Some owners may want to have one or more fingerprints of other people who can open the safe in case a need arises in their absence. The AX11652 biometric gun safe holds up to 120 different users in the safe’s memory. Registering fingerprints for the biometric gun safe is very easy and takes only a matter of seconds and only the registered users selected can open the safe. Biometric safe owners no longer need to remember the right combination or find the right key to access their guns.
Storing firearms in a biometric gun safe at home is being responsible; however, owners also need to be able to access firearms in an emergency and in most cases that emergency will happen at night. The dark of night and being under stress will make it very difficult to enter a combination or enter a keypad code to access the gun safe. Should such a stressful situation arise all it takes to open the AX11652 biometric safe is a simple touch of the finger in the correct position against the locking mechanism and the lock will open giving immediate access to weapons. The AX11652 biometric safe comes with back-up keys for traditional access in the event access to the fingerprint is not available.
The AX11652 rifle safe is small enough to hide in a cupboard or wardrobe but it is strongly recommended that the safe be mounted to a wall or through the floor using the provided mounting hardware. Empty, the safe weighs 66 pounds and considerably more than that when loaded. When mounting to a wall, be sure of the load bearing to hold the weight of the safe and the contents. Failure to do so could result in the safe falling and damaging property and or people.
While the AX11652 rifle safe does have state of the art fingerprint access and is CA DOJ approved the safe does have some drawbacks. The safe’s construction using 2mm steel provides minimal protection from a professional thief and in the event of a fire contents will be damaged due to there be no fireproofing. Otherwise this is a good safe for those looking for a biometric rifle safe at budget price.
Safely storing a firearm for home defense is being responsible. The AX11652 rifle safes are designed for quick secure access of firearms and valuables.