bing tracking image
  1. Cable Locks
  2. Master Lock
  3. 6 Feet Long
  4. Utility Lock
  5. Keyed Unique
  6. Steel
Master Lock 10-mm Braided Steel Cable - 6'

Master Lock 10-mm Braided Steel Cable - 6'

Item # 78DPF
lowest price pledge
Retail:$20.83
Our Price: $13.88
You Save: 33%
Cable Locks
Orders above $99 qualify for Free Shipping
Shipping Weight: 1.14 lbs
Quantity: 
In Stock
Master Lock Utility Lock - 78DPF
zoom in icon
slider vertical icon
zoom out icon
Comment field cannot be left empty.
Name field cannot be left empty.

Thank you! Your comment has been submitted successfully. You should be able to view your question/comment here within a few days.

Error submitting comment. Please try again momentarily.

Product Images

In Use/Installed

Need help with installation?
Locate installers near me
This braided steel cable is perfect for use with the Truck Bed U-Lock or with any padlock for auto, farm or home security need. Cable is double-looped and rust resistant, and it includes black vinyl coating to prevent scratching. 1-636-306-4830 to order Master Lock cable locks part number 78DPF or order online at etrailer.com. Free expert support on all Master Lock products. Guaranteed Lowest Price and Fastest Shipping for Master Lock 10-mm Braided Steel Cable - 6'. Cable Locks reviews from real customers.
  • All Info
  • Reviews (12)
  • Q & A (0)
  • Videos (2)
  • Photos
  • Why etrailer?

Master Lock Cable Locks - 78DPF

  • 6 Feet Long
  • Utility Lock
  • Keyed Unique
  • Master Lock
  • Steel

This braided steel cable is perfect for use with the Truck Bed U-Lock or with any padlock for auto, farm or home security need. Cable is double-looped and rust resistant, and it includes black vinyl coating to prevent scratching.


Features:

  • Braided, galvanized steel cable
    • Provides strength and flexibility
    • Is stronger than twisted cables
    • Resists rusting
  • Black vinyl coating prevents scratching
  • Convenient double loops
    • Include rust-resistant sleeves and scratch guards
  • Perfect for use with padlocks for auto, farm and home security needs and with Truck Bed U-Locks


Specs:

  • Cable dimensions: 3/8" (10 mm) diameter x 6' long
  • Limited lifetime warranty


78DPF Master Lock 10 mm Steel Braided Cable - 6'





Video of Master Lock 10-mm Braided Steel Cable - 6'

Videos are provided as a guide only. Refer to manufacturer installation instructions and specs for complete information.




Video Transcript for Master Lock 10-mm Braided Steel Cable Review

Hey, everybody. Welcome to etrailer.com. I'm Bobby. And today we're taking a look at the master lock, 10 millimeter braided steel cable lock, 15 foot long. And this is going to be a great way guys, if you're looking to start securing some of your extra cargo, maybe you got a lot of ladders like you do here today. We have some ramps, gonna be awesome for variety of different tools or needs.

It also comes in a six foot cable as well. If you're needing something just a little bit shorter, but this guys, it's gonna be great. Like I said, to go ahead and start securing some of your longer items, can be great too, to go ahead secure like a bike, motorbike, ATV, those kinds of things. Now it's not super heavy duty here, but some material of this guy is about 10 millimeters thick, as you guys can see, there's 3/8th of that galvanized steel cable on the underside, but you do have a nice vinyl outer coating here. That's going to prevent this from corroding any time soon, of course, with that base under stock for the steel is great, but that vinyl prevents you from scuffing this up and starting to grate it right away, which is great.

Now, one thing I will say, you will need to grab yourself, A, your own separate padlock, to go ahead and start securing your two hoops here today. We do have a multitude of padlocks available at etrailer.com. Today, we're just using the master V line to give you guys a good look at what might be a good padlock to go ahead and hold onto your cable lock. Now, as you guys can see, we have this wrapped around about three times here. Definitely given you a pretty good idea about how that, how long that 15 feet can really go.

We have a ton of ladders that we're actually holding on here today, wouldn't be too hard to go ahead and fit a few more accessories or other kind of construction tools on here, like a generator maybe, I might go for something a little bit more heavy duty, if you're starting to pack a lot more expensive items on here. Now this cable will do a great job of deterring any kind of theft. However, all locks and cables are honestly just there to keep honest people honest. Now there's going to be a variety of different uses for this. Of course, I could see this being great at securing a couple of bikes together like we said, maybe making sure your UTV and that's not walking away, golf carts could be excellent for this.

One big thing too, if you have any kind of swinging barn doors, these could be excellent to go ahead, tie up on the middle, that way they can't swing open. I might suggest the six foot long cable, as you guys can see, I am about 6'1" and this guy is quite large, but that's going to be excellent like we said, if you have a lot of cargo you want to secure and make sure it doesn't walk off your trailer. Otherwise guys, I think that about does it for our look at the master lock, 10 millimeter braided steel cable. Here at etrailer.com. I'm Bobby. Thank you for watching..


Customer Reviews

Master Lock 10-mm Braided Steel Cable - 6' - 78DPF

Average Customer Rating:  4.6 out of 5 stars   (12 Customer Reviews)

This braided steel cable is perfect for use with the Truck Bed U-Lock or with any padlock for auto, farm or home security need. Cable is double-looped and rust resistant, and it includes black vinyl coating to prevent scratching.

by:

My hitch arrived in a timely manner and in good shape. The fit was perfect and the installation was easy. I chose the Curt hitch because it looked like from the photographs that it fit a little closer to the bumper than the Draw-Tight. It also had a 50lb higher tongue weight rating. I am pleased with the look of it. What makes no sense to me is Curt's requirement of the additional strap for bike racks. Draw-Tight does not require the strap. I wish I had read into it a little further. Additionally, the strap would have to pass over the plastic visor of the rear glass on my Rav4; this doesn't seem like a good idea. I'm not going to go through the hassle of removing and returning it since I usually only carry two bikes.




by:

Year after purchase with everyday use, I have no fraying of the cable. The protective sleeve is still intact as well. Great product!




by:

Very Thick material that seems to be pretty strong, looks very nice with the black covering. Wasn't as long as i thought it would be in my head so you might want to order a size up depending on what you are using it for, But overall great product!




by:

good quality and reasonable.




by:

A very good coated bicycle lock cable, in my case. Solves the problem of something heavy and hard to manage.




by:

Feels solid. Robust. The rubber coating is a nice touch, but at the same time sticks to any smooth surface, making it sometimes difficult to pull through bicycle frames.




by:




by:

Arrived promptly all as described




by:




by:

Good price and perfect size for my needs.




by:




by:



12
12

See what our Experts say about this Master Lock Cable Locks



  • Cable Lock for Securing Cargo in Bed of Truck
    The part number you are looking for was discontinued actually, it was part number 8287DAT-78DPF. If you check out the attached link though you'll see a page that has some truck bed locks that actually will let you use the key of your truck. This way you won't have to keep track of an extra key. For example, we have the Bolt part # BL7023721 which keys to Toyota trucks that use a key that looks like the picture I attached.
    view full answer...
    Image 1 for
  • What is the Hole Size Next to the Upright Bar On the Swagman XC2 Wheel Mount Hitch Bike Rack
    I believe you are asking about the holes in the brackets at the base of the upright on the Swagman XC2 Wheel Mount Bike Rack, item # S64650, (see picture link). The oblong holes, closest to the upright bar are 3/8 inch wide and 1/2 inch tall. The round holes farther out on each side are 3/8 inch diameter. The overall width from the outside of the front bracket to the outside of the rear bracket is 1-1/2 inches. To secure the bike rack and bikes to the chain loops on your hitch I would...
    view full answer...
  • Recommendation for a Weather Resistant Cable Lock to Secure Entry Ports on a Trailer
    The Master Lock Armored Cable Gun Lock, # 107KADSPT, is designed as a gun lock and is not intended for all-weather conditions. Water and salt could cause corrosion of the steel components. Instead, I recommend separate locks and cable that are coated and/or made of corrosion resistant materials. Take a look at Master Lock Covered Solid Body Padlocks, # 141T. These locks are constructed of corrosion resistant materials so would work well outdoors. I would use these locks with Master Lock...
    view full answer...
  • How To Secure/Lock the Jack-It 2 Bike Rack for A-Frame Trailers
    In order to lock the Jack-It 2 Bike Rack for A-Frame Trailers part # LC429756 to the hitch you just need a pad lock with 1/4" shackle like part # 141T. It will install into the hole on the end of each hitch pin which has anti-rattle. Then in order to lock the bikes to the rack you just need a cable like part # 78DPF.
    view full answer...
  • Locking the Swagman XTC4 Wheel Mount Bike Rack and Securing the Rack to the Vehicle
    The topmost hook on each upright can be locked with a padlock. You would need 4 small padlocks to lock each of the bikes. I have a recommendation that may be a bit easier if you do not like the idea of 4 padlocks. You could use the Roadmaster Coupler Padlock, item # RM-305, and a cable like the Master Lock 10-mm Braided Steel Cable - 6 foot, item # 78DPF. With this lock and the cable you could slide the lock through one of the sets of holes at the base of the outermost upright bar and...
    view full answer...

Do you have a question about this Cable Lock?




  • Why etrailer.com?

    At etrailer.com we guarantee:
  • Highest quality cable locks for the best price.

    Our Lowest Price Pledge ensures you will never overpay for the parts you need.
  • Real product know-how.

    We make sure that the products we sell are what we say they are, and that they work the way they are supposed to work. Get real advice from a real person who has the knowledge and expertise needed to solve your problem.
  • Most detailed, accurate cable lock information available.

    Because we take providing accurate product information seriously, we take our own detailed product photos, demo videos and installation videos, as well as verify measurements, instructions, and vehicle fit information.
  • Installations, made easy.

    We love helping people and have the most highly-trained customer service, hands-on experience, step by step videos and installation instructions.
  • Fast shipping.

    Your order is automatically routed to get out of our warehouse and to your door as quickly as possible. Receive free shipping on orders over $99.
  • Personalized service for life.

    We provide one-on-one, personalized service from the ordering process through the life of your product.
  • Trusted since 1946.

    We've been serving customers since our parts store first opened in 1946 and continue to be recognized by our customers, our vendors and third parties for exceptional service.
  • Returns Policy

    Need to return an item? No problem. Please read our Returns Policy for more information.

Info for this part was:

Employee Andrew K
Video Edited:
Andrew K
Employee Jacob T
Video Edited:
Jacob T
Employee Tyler C
Written by:
Tyler C
Employee Jameson C
Expert Research:
Jameson C
Employee Dustin K
Video by:
Dustin K
Employee Robert O
Installed by:
Robert O

At etrailer.com we provide the best information available about the products we sell. We take the quality of our information seriously so that you can get the right part the first time. Let us know if anything is missing or if you have any questions.