catterick pad locks

Discussion in 'Join the Army - Regular Soldier Recruitment' started by pfcmase, Feb 12, 2009.

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  1. pfcmase

    pfcmase Swinger

    might be silly questions but any one no what sort pad locks to take , I dont want to get rong sort to big or small .......?
     
  2. PrinceAlbert

    PrinceAlbert Guest

    Medium is best :D
     
  3. coldstreamjack

    coldstreamjack Swinger

    iv heard dont take coded ones just take key ones

    dunnor what size tbh mate

    when ya o catterick
     
  4. pfcmase

    pfcmase Swinger

    5th april you....?
     
  5. The thing is with a coded lock there are no keys to lock inside your locker thus saving you from a run to the guardroom and back with a pair of bolt cutters when you should be getting washed shaved and dressed.
     
  6. From memory, the holes to fix your padlocks to are not that big, so don't go getting the biggest fecking ones you can find.

    I think I used to have some Chubb* ones which were about 1.5" square with the loopy bit being about .75cm in diameter



    *shudders at the name
     
  7. Until you forget the code... again :D
     
  8. coldstreamjack

    coldstreamjack Swinger

    8th of march
     
  9. g1ngar

    g1ngar Swinger

    if you go for coded ones, be careful what number you use.


    ie Don't use either your army number or your pin number!
     
  10. Thats strange, as your joining instructions state:-

    :roll:
     
  11. Shite, I thought we were talking about those special knickers for soldiers wives!

    PADLOCK one word!
     
  12. luke.s

    luke.s Old-Salt

    how many padlocks do you need?
     
  13. Forastero

    Forastero LE Moderator

    Good God man, read through the thread! How many does Sandmanfez quote? Do yourself a big favour and read through any thread before asking questions.
     
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