SFIC Pinning Calculator Tool Launched

2019-02-27T19:05:52-05:00 February 28th, 2019|All, Tools Update|

Introduction We have launched the Pinning Calculators page in the Tools Section with our first downloadable pinning calculator. This pinning calculator covers all three pinning systems used in standard Small Format Interchangeable Core products from almost every manufacturer. This tool will allow locksmiths to quickly and easily calculate the pin [...]

March 2019 Industry Events

2019-02-23T11:02:05-05:00 February 25th, 2019|All, Industry|

Believe it or not, March will be here Friday. 2019 is flying by! Here are some of the industry events taking place during March: March 5 Electric Strike Installation Class (ASSA ABLOY) (Ontario, CA) March 6 - 8 2019 IML Security Expo (California) (Universal City, CA) March 8 - 9 [...]

Door Closers Library Update

2019-02-17T09:19:57-05:00 February 21st, 2019|All, Door Closers, Library Update|

We have updated every page in the Door Closers section of the Library. Each page has been updated to match our new Library format and new files and links have been added. These pages include: Door Operators Floor and Overhead (Concealed) Parallel, Regular, and Top-Jamb Specialty Door Operators On [...]

WLS: Installing a Falcon SC81 Door Closer

2019-02-16T11:41:21-05:00 February 18th, 2019|All, Door Closers, Wayne's Lock Shop|

This article is courtesy of Wayne Winton of WaynesLockShop.com. For more "How-To" pictures and videos, including the largest collection of online locksmith training videos, please visit WaynesLockShop.com. Today we are installing a Falcon SC81 door closer. The SC81 is a medium-duty closer suited for light- to medium-duty, interior or exterior [...]

Combination Lock Instructions Tool Launched

2019-02-11T20:53:46-05:00 February 11th, 2019|All, Combination Lock Instructions, Tools Update|

Introduction We have launched the first section in our “Combination Lock Instructions” Tool: Mechanical Combination Locks. The Mechanical Combination Locks section contains 32 separate models across the following 4 brands: Codelocks, Inc. LockeyUSA, Inc. Preso-Matic Keyless Locks, LLC Simplex (dormakaba) Navigation This tool is optimized for mobile and desktop use. Whether [...]

February Manufacturer Price Increases

2019-02-02T10:25:47-05:00 February 2nd, 2019|All, Industry|

Multiple manufacturers will change their prices this month. Below is a list of these manufacturers along with effective dates and links to the new price book(s). For more information, please consult with your local rep and/or the manufacturer for confirmation. February 1st Adams Rite - 2019 Product Catalog and Pricelist [...]