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I bought a socket set toolbox today and I'm trying to open it but it has some kind of a security lock on the box. I have attached photos of the security lock.

Please help me open this box.

side view

top view

side view

bottom view

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    Cut it off with a sharp knife.
    – HandyHowie
    Jun 27 at 7:55
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    Scissors or a utility knife, it's just a piece of plastic.
    – Phaelax z
    Jun 28 at 4:29
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Snip off the head of the "rivet" with a pair of diagonal cutting pliers. Even smaller electronics type diagonal cutters should reach in and cut of the head.

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Many options:

Grind it off, dremel or similar

Drill it out,

Split the case and use a saw blade to cut the “lock” piece

Cut the case plastic around the lock - unless you need it in the future to stop other having access...

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