How Schlage’s Modular Cylinders Work

2020-01-20T08:25:28-05:00 January 20th, 2020|All, Cores and Cylinders|

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 [...]

See You In 2020!

2019-12-14T15:19:51-05:00 December 18th, 2019|All|

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 [...]

Safe Manipulation Graph Paper Added to Tools

2019-12-12T14:09:43-05:00 December 16th, 2019|All, Safes|

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, [...]

Locksmith Reference Needs Your Help!

2019-11-30T10:29:54-05:00 December 2nd, 2019|All, Tools Update|

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 [...]