Mul-T-Lock Classic/Interactive Added to Key Bitting Specifications Tool

2019-03-24T10:57:16-04:00 March 25th, 2019|All, Key Bitting Specifications, Tools Update|

We've added a key bitting specification for Mul-T-Lock's Classic and Interactive platform to our Key Bitting Specifications Tool under the “High Security” tab. Mul-T-Lock's Classic platform introduced a revolutionary telescoping dimple design to the industry in the 1970s. This design utilizes a dimple key which uses inner and outer key [...]

New Wafer/Disc Tumbler Key Bitting Specifications Added

2019-03-15T08:30:21-04:00 March 18th, 2019|All, Key Bitting Specifications, Tools Update|

There are 8 new key bitting specifications (KBS) available on the Key Bitting Specifications page under the “Wafer/Disc Tumbler” tab in the Tools section: Corbin Disc Tumbler Dexter Disc Tumbler Eagle Disc Tumbler Hudson Disc Tumbler Hurd Disc Tumbler Illinois Disc Tumbler (Single Sided) Taylor Disc Tumbler Yale Disc Tumbler

Padlocks Library Update

2019-03-13T13:04:19-04:00 March 14th, 2019|All, Padlocks|

We have updated the Padlocks page in the Library using our new format. We have new manufacturer’s literature for: Abloy Security Inc. ABUS USA American Lock ASSA High Security Locks BEST Access Systems CCL Security Products Master Lock Company LLC Medeco Security Locks Mul-T-Lock USA, Inc. SARGENT Manufacturing Company Wilson Bohannan Lock Company This [...]

WLS: Storefront Door Exit Indicator Installation Methods

2019-03-07T07:43:11-04:00 March 7th, 2019|All, Mortise, Wayne's Lock Shop|

This article is courtesy of Wayne Winton of For more "How-To" pictures and videos, including the largest collection of online locksmith training videos, please visit Introduction Today we are installing a storefront door exit indicator. Exit indicators allow building occupants an unmistakable notification of the lock's status: either [...]

SFIC Pinning Calculator Tool Launched

2019-02-27T19:05:52-04:00 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

2019-02-23T11:02:05-04:00 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

2019-02-17T09:19:57-04:00 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 [...]