The name may be new to you but the brands are 252 years old in the Security Industry. That’s right, CompX Security Products sounds new but it is the manufacturing umbrella for the former National Cabinet Lock, Fort Lock, Timberline Lock and Chicago Lock. Today CompX Security Products has the premier distribution program in the security industry. The…CompX brands and offers over 1,500 stocking products on the shelf at its two shipping locations, Mauldin, SC and Rancho Cucamonga, CA.
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