About Tyler J. Thomas

I am a locksmith working in Atlanta, GA, USA. I am a member of ALOA, the Clearstar Security Network, Locksmith Nation, and the Locksmith Security Association of Michigan. Email me here.

Electrified Locks and Exit Devices Library Update

2019-07-11T17:29:48-04:00 July 12th, 2019|All, Electrified Locks and Exit Devices|

We have updated the Electrified Locks and Exit Devices page in the Library using our new format.  We have new literature and manuals for the following manufacturers: Adams Rite USA Alarm Controls Corp. BEST Access Systems BlueWave Security Corbin Russwin, Inc. Detex Corporation DynaLock Corporation Hager Companies Hikvision USA HOPPE North America, [...]

Introducing Lock.Chat

2019-06-30T09:51:30-04:00 July 3rd, 2019|All, Locksmith News|

Introduction Our Slack chat was a great success but we needed something a bit more robust and conducive to our goals. We wanted an online community that allowed the sharing and archiving of lock related files (videos, PDFs, documents) in addition to chat features. Slack allowed us some of that [...]

Locksmith News, Notes, and Events – 7/1/19

2019-06-30T12:06:33-04:00 July 1st, 2019|All, Locksmith News|

News ASSA ABLOY Launches New Adams Rite Wireless Glass Lock, Securitron Magnalock ASSA ABLOY introduces two new opening solutions — the Adams Rite G100 wireless digital glass lock with Aperio technology and the Securitron M380E EcoMag Magnalock. The Adams Rite G100 extends access control to all-glass doors while the Securitron [...]

July 2019 Industry Events

2019-06-25T11:49:25-04:00 June 28th, 2019|All, Events Update, Industry|

Here are some of the industry events taking place this July: July 9 - 11  Electronic Opening Solutions (ASSA ABLOY) (Monroe, NC) July 11 Creating Pinning Charts for Small Format Interchangeable Cores (SFIC) (Webinar) July 13 2019 Lancaster Lock Show (Morgantown, PA) July 14 Penn-Ohio Locksmith Association (POLA) July Meeting [...]

Locksmith News, Notes, and Events – 6/24/19

2019-06-29T10:14:32-04:00 June 24th, 2019|All, Locksmith News|

News Banner Solutions Acquires Berg Wholesale Banner Solutions, a national wholesaler of security opening hardware products, announced the acquisition of Berg Wholesale, an Oregon-based distributor of door and bath hardware. Banner Solutions is backed by private equity firm High Road Capital Partners. [Read More via SDM Magazine] With New Technology Comes New Ways [...]

Reference Showcase: Lock Pickers United

2019-06-15T10:51:36-04:00 June 21st, 2019|All|

A locksmith website recommending a locksport group? Of course! We are a reference website and we would be remiss if we ignored quality content in favor of politics or secret societies. The only agenda here is lock and locksmith information and that's exactly why we're showcasing and recommending that you [...]