All about caravan wheel locks and clamps

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  1. Steve Hamilton says:

    I have a Nemesis wheel lock that is very similar to the Al-Ko. When insuring my van the discount did not warrant the cost of the Al-Ko. I have had no issues with this lock and would recommend it to anyone, due to its ease of fitting and removal.

  2. Barry King says:

    You state that clamp must cover wheelnut and part of tyre yet the ALKO and Wraith shown do not cover the tyre at all.

    • Hi Barry, neither the ALKO Secure or Milenco Wraith are wheel clamps but we do accept them in lieu of a wheel clamp. The ALKO Secure is an axle wheel lock that is designed to stop the axle from rotating and the Wraith is a lock that locks into a caravan wheel nut with a bar inserted through the caravan wheel to prevent full rotation of the wheel.

  3. Shaun Carrick says:

    They have not even mentioned the best ‘at home’ wheel device, the JSB Hublock. They knock spots off ALL the other devices featured.

  4. Colin Bee says:

    Come on guys! It’s weight as well as price which influences a choice and you don’t consistently say what the weight is for each option. This would make the article much more useful. Appreciate the idea and effort though!

    • Thanks for the feedback Colin. I’ve contacted Milenco and Stronghold to get the weights for their locks and will update the article when I have the information. It’s a very good point.
      Liz

  5. Ian baugh says:

    Buying a wheel clamp is a minefield , this article makes it that much clearer before making a purchase. The final wheel clamps featured are very good and protect the tyres over winter which can cause flat spots

  6. Ray Preston says:

    Good
    Tip leave your mover on till you have lined up your al-ko wheel lock


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