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I need a manual lock for older dvd/vhs players. Its too old to have the parental controls on it but I still want to keep certain dvd's/vhs tapes from being viewed.

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Hi there,

There are video looks currently for sale
A company called 'Clippasafe' make a child proof video flap lock.
'Mothercare' also made video locks.
If you search on ebay UK for 'video lock' in all categories you will see a number of these currently up for auction or to buy.

Unfortunately DVD locks are another story, due to their nature the DVD tray retracts back into the drive with the tray front fitting flushly to the machine. The only way to solve this is to buy a DVD storage case which is lockable. Again if you search for 'lockable DVD storage case' into ebay then a number of these are currently up for auction or to buy. They are also available online from various sites and probably various high street stores.

Hope this helps,

James

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