"A well regulated Militia, being necessary to the security of a free State, the right of the people to keep and bear Arms, shall not be infringed" (Declaration of Independence). Guns don’t kill people, people kill people. Gun safes are the most efficient to protect mankind from acting irrationally in a moment of impairment. Gun safes provide the safest way to store guns compared to other methods because guns need to stay in a secure, disaster-resistant, and child proof place.
Safes began with the knowledge of locks. The first lockable box was made of wood and found in the tomb of Pharaoh Ramses II. Pharaoh Ramses II use locked boxes for keeping his gold and treasures safe from raiders. These wood locks used a pin system. When engaged, the…show more content… People often use fireproof safes in homes to keep important documents such as birth certificates, vehicle titles, and bill receipts safe from a fire. To make the safes fireproof, there are liners put around the edge of the door where the door makes contact. The liners are called a boiler gaskets, installed by applying a UL tested intumescent fire caulking ensures a good seal to stop fire, smoke, and moisture from entering the safe. To ensure the safes are fireproof, the manufacturer puts them in a furnace, the furnaces are set at 1200 degrees fahrenheit and they monitor the interior’s temperature. When the safe’s interior reaches 350 degrees fahrenheit, the test stops and the safes are givin the rating on how long it took the interior to reach 350 degrees fahrenheit. After the safes are tested, the company will classify it as “class 350-1”, the “350” based on how hot the interior got during the tests. “1” shows how long it took to get there; in this case, it took one hour. If it took two hours a “2” would replace the “1” in the class rating. This also comes in many sizes from as small as a tissue box to large gun