We have recently added dozens of videos from Wayne's Lock Shop to our Library. Videos are sorted according to the applicable topic, such as deadbolts or safe moving equipment. For more videos like these, please visit WaynesLockShop.com to sign up!
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HLEluOi-3R8 Introduction In July of 2010, Schlage started transitioning their cylinders to a modular design. This design allowed one cylinder to be used as a key-in-lever/key-in-knob cylinder, or a rim cylinder, or a mortise cylinder, depending on the components used and their configuration. For example, instead of carrying 6 individual [...]
We have added DORMA Large Pin, also referred to as DORMA SKC, to our Key Bitting Specification Tool. DORMA SKC's key system is a low-cost, restricted key option that allows you to use SFIC and non-IC cylinders in the same key system.
We have moved closer towards our Exit Device ID Tool by adding the 'Concealed Vertical Rod' page to our 'Exit Devices' section in the Library. This page will focus on exit devices utilizing concealed vertical rods. At launch, we have files for the following manufacturers: AdamsRite USA Cal-Royal Products, Inc. [...]
As we enter the final stretch of 2019, we're going to take a much needed/deserved break for the remainder of the year to tie up some loose ends and get fully prepared for 2020. We have a lot of new projects on the horizon nearing completion, such as the Exit [...]
We've a new section to our Tools page: Safe Manipulation Graph Paper. This section launches with multiple graph paper sheets that can assist with safe manipulation. At launch, there are 4-unit and 5-unit graphs available in both portrait and landscape layouts. These graphs are available in PDF and Excel formats, [...]
We have added 'Mortise Exit Devices' to our 'Exit Devices' section in the Library. This page will focus on exit devices utilizing a mortise lock. At launch, we have files for the following manufacturers: AdamsRite USA Arrow Lock & Door Hardware Cal-Royal Products, Inc. DORMA Americas Detex Corporation Falcon Hager [...]
The Exit Device ID Tool is almost here! The Exit Device ID Tool will allow locksmiths to identify unknown exit devices simply by answering 4 to 5 picture-based questions. At launch, 324 unique models will be represented across 39 different brands and manufacturers. Here are a few screenshots from the [...]
We have added Medeco Original (Half Step) to our Key Bitting Specification Tool. Utilizing 11 depths, this was Medeco's first venture into a two step progression key system. While no where near as ubiquitous as the full step version, there are still many existing systems utilizing it.
We have added 2 new wafer/disc tumbler key bitting specifications to our Key Bitting Specifications Tool. They are as follows: Evinrude-Johnson 73 Series Disc Tumbler Snap-On Toolbox (CompX Y000)