Quick Answer: How Do I Remove Anti Theft Device?

What is the best security tag remover?

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How do you take off a security tag at home?

Use scissors, a screwdriver, a high-powered magnet, a knife, or a pair of pliers. With a magnet, place it on the table and position the tag bottom side down on the magnet. You should hear it click. Manipulate the pin up and down, and it should come out.

How strong does a magnet have to be to remove security tags?

The golf universal security tag beeper sensor remover contains a strong permanent detacher magnet and removes almost all kinds of standard tags. Rated at 12,000GS (Gauss) this product is one of the most powerful security tag removers on the markete.

Will a strong magnet remove a security tag?

While they can be mutilated off with a pair of snips, a screwdriver and a pair of pliers, they can be removed much easier with a high powered magnet. I used a hard drive magnet and a light touch.

What are the different types of security tags?

Security tags can be broadly broken down into three main categories: electronic article surveillance (EAS) tags, visual deterrent tags and benefit denial.

Can you freeze ink security tags?

For ink tags, just freeze the garment and the tag, then rip it open with brute force. Ink can’t spill when it’s frozen.

How do I disable anti theft devices?

To remove them at home, use a high-powered magnet, such as a hard drive magnet. Place the magnet on a flat surface and lay the tag on top of it with the ink dome or cartridge facing down. You should hear a click letting you know the tag has deactivated. Wiggle the pins in the tag up and down to release them.