6 of the best: shotgun cabinets
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If you’ve got a shotgun you will, by law, need a gun cabinet to store it in. We’ve compiled a list of gun cabinets to suit all budgets and needs.
Price range: £100-£500: JFC 3 Shotgun Cabinet £118.80
Made from 2mm thick, fully welded steel, this gun cabinet has two high security, seven lever locks protecting it. It has been prepared for both wall and floor fitting; all you need is the bolts.
For those on a modest budget, this cabinet is made with DD12 steel plate in 2mm thickness and has anti- pry protection. It is activated by security lock and has a double map key.
Similarly to the others, this gun cabinet also has 2mm steel construction. However, inside you will find not only four gun positions, but a shelf to store ammo too. There is a fingerprint/biometric lock access for extra security.
Price range: £500-£1,000: Buffalo River Q5340 LCD Gold Series Gun Safe £629.99
This cabinet supports 14 guns and is available in a variety of thicknesses up to 6mm. For gadget lovers, there is central locking control, only activated by a tamper resistant LCD key pad. It is carpeted inside and firearms are held in place by soft rubber mouldings to avoid any damage.
With a 5mm solid steel body, this cabinet has three-way locking bolts to provide extra security for your firearms. Conveniently, it also provides an internal locking compartment for your ammunition.
Price range: £1,000 +
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For those looking for something a little more traditional in appearance, this classic looking cabinet comes in a range of finishes such as oak or walnut. It can store up to seven guns and has a three-way bolting system and seven-lever lock door.