See You In 2019!

2018-12-12T08:04:49-05:00 December 13th, 2018|All|

What a great year 2018 has been for this website and this project! Around this time last year we were still very much tinkering with the website trying to figure out the best way to materialize our vision. As I look at it now, I can't believe what we've done [...]

Mortise Lock Library Update

2018-12-09T14:43:50-05:00 December 10th, 2018|All, Library Update, Mortise|

We have updated our Mortise Lock Library page to match our new Library format. List of Manufacturers We now have 44 manufacturers listed with a link for each that points to their respective mortise lock page, when available, under the "List of Manufacturers" tab. Resources Under the "Resources" tab we [...]

Library Update, Update

2018-12-05T15:20:13-05:00 December 6th, 2018|All, Library Update|

Introduction As we near the end of 2018 and close in on our first year as a website/project, we're still learning and trying to improve. One of our first areas on this website was our Library. The purpose of the Library was to be a definitive collection of resources relating [...]

Using TMK Registers

2020-02-23T09:04:02-05:00 December 4th, 2018|All, Cores and Cylinders, Master Keying|

Introduction TMK abb. top master key Top Master Key n. the highest level master key in a master key system In Fundamentals of Master Keying, Jerome Andrews brings up the following point: As you write a new TMK, how do you know that you haven't already used it for some [...]