OPENING A NEW DIAMONDBACK COMBO LOCK
June 25, 2006
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I have a Diamondback lock that
has never been used or opened because we couldn't figure
out how to do it. Could you send me detailed instructions
on how to open and then set the combination for this lock?
Combo lock manufacturers often set
the default combination to all zeroes or some other digit.
Many such locks allow setting the
combination in the same way: First, you engage a switch.
Next, you set the combo you want. Then you disengage the
The switch usually consists of a
lever, button, or dial that resides on the inner part of
the lock assembly, where you could see it only with the
If all else fails, use the Raleigh
Web sites dealer
locator (Raleigh makes Diamondback) and contact a dealer
November 8, 2009
I just came across one of your
answers regarding a Diamondback combo lock, and I thought
offer what I just discovered.
For the particular combo lock I
a little hole on the head of the lock that can be pushed
in with a pen. Set the combo to the current combination
(default: 0000), press the button until it clicks, set the
new combo, and then close the lock. The button will pop
out, and the new combination should be set.