The LA GARD 701 model is being replaced by the new LA GARD 700 Basic, which provides a Manager and 1 user, 6 digit codes and operation which is identical to the legacy LG Basic lock. Please click HERE to find more information on the LA GARD 700 Basic

LA GARD 701 (700 Series) (Discontinued) Features, instructions and certification

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LA GARD 701 is an electronic lock from the new LA GARD 700 Series, with master, manager and 1 user. Suitable for domestic and light commercial use.

Technical Features

Configuration and setup

LA GARD 701 has options which are configurable using the keypad. Safelock Systems has a standard specification which covers most applications. Should alternative settings be required, they can be changed using the keypad. Please refer to user operating instructions.


1 Master (ID 00)

1 Manager (ID 01)

1 User (ID 02)

Penalty and power

Consecutive entry of 4 incorrect codes initiates a 5-minute penalty period

LA GARD 701 is powered by 2 x 9v alkaline batteries housed in the keypad. It can also be powered from the mains with peripheral equipment.

Firmware updates

LA GARD 700 Series has updatable firmware which allows for bugs fixes, new features and performance improvements.

Inevitably, this can change how the lock operates. As such different user instructions might apply depending on the firmware versions of the lock that is installed. Safelock Systems will only ever publish instructions for the most recent firmware release on lock pages. The firmware version of the installed lock can be ascertained using the guide on THIS PAGE, where is is also possible to download older operating instructions.


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Product Video

LA GARD 700 Series - Open lock

LA GARD 700 Series - Change code

LA GARD 700 Series - Add User

LA GARD 700 Series - Battery change

LA GARD 700 Series - Installation