ML5000 Series Cabinet Locks

The ML52-READER digital cabinet lock is just one in the ML5000 range. The ML5000 range has been developed for the most demanding government, commercial and institutional organisations.

ML52-READER is the RFID model suitable for vertical or horizontal mount.


  • Supported RF type: 13.56MHz ISO14443A Mifare Classic, Ultralight, DESFireEV1
  • Accepts up to 20 Administration Cards, 20 Master Cards, 20 User Cards per lock
  • Private code or Public Change code mode (similar to hotel safe)
  • Sound Mode - On or Off
  • Temporary wrong code lockout
  • Battery status LED
  • Lock status LED
  • Power - standard Alkaline batteries, 3 x AAA
  • Micro USB battery back up
  • Suits doors to 23mm thick
  • 3mm stainless steel cams
  • 96 hours salt spray tested

The ML52-READER is suitable for lockers in a range of applications such as;

  • Schools
  • Offices
  • Leisure centres
  • Sports clubs
  • Health clubs

Die-cast (Body & Knob), ABS (Front)

Operating Temperature:
-20oc ~ +70oc

Operating Humidity:
0 ~ 90%

Credential Levels:
Administration: 1 – 20 RF Tags
Master: 1 – 20 RF Tags
User: 1 – 20 RF Tags

Battery / Life:
3 x AAA Alkaline batteries
1 Year (using 10 times a day)

Salt spray tested to:
96 hours

Door Thickness:
1 to 23mm

2 x Standard 3mm thick stainless steel cams supplied, one straight cam, one offset cam

Note:Other 8 x 8mm square drive cams are suitable for this product.

Administration RFID Card

  • Unlocks the Digital RFID cam lock (Deletes current User RFID Cards)
  • Allows the cam lock to be changed between Private and Public mode
  • Registers User Cards, Master Cards and other Administration Cards

Master RFID Card

  • Locks & Unlocks on Private Mode
  • Retains current User RFID Card information whilst in Private Mode
  • Master RFID cards can only be used in Private Mode

User RFID Card

  • Locks & Unlocks the cam lock

Private Mode

  • The cam lock starts in a locked state
  • Unlock the cam lock by flashing a registered User RFID Card to the front of the cam lock
  • The cam lock will remain unlocked for 4 seconds before attempting to re-lock itself. The turn knob will be locked when returned to the locked position

Public Mode

  • The cam lock starts in an unlocked state
  • The user flashes a registered User RFID Card on the cam lock, the cam lock is now locked
  • The same User Card will open the lock and leave it in an unlocked state
  • This card is then erased and ready for the next new user
  • This function is used for short term, multi occupancy applications. E.g. A locker in a fitness club

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