With a vast array of options there is bound to be one that does the best job for you...
Standard Key Options
Traditional options with keys
Known for their robustness and strength the mechanical padlock has proven its worth. Of course they vary in their ability to withstand impact, and if you only have a flimsy cable, they'll cut that instead!
Padlocks with combination codes to access
These remove the need for a key, and often work with 3-4 numbers required to be mechanically lined up. They tend to be often cheaper and less resistant to impact.
Heavy Duty Options
Made tough, to resist the strongest impact
These look and act tough for a reason. Designed to withstand greater impact and or hacking, they will cost you more, weigh more, but definitely provide a higher level of security.
The latest in key less padlocks
No more need for keys and access can be shared to other users, with ability to track use and status, these will be seen about more. Once again check their ability to withstand impact and weather as this will vary, but enjoy the other benefits now
Where do I start?
Choosing a padlock?
Not all padlocks are equal, and big is not always better
Use our simple guide as a starting point to determine what are the key items to consider