We’ve recently added more manufacturer's literature and manuals to our Floor and Overhead (Concealed) page in the Library. New documents have been added for the following manufacturers: Cal-Royal Products, Inc. Falcon LCN Locksmith Dealers of America (LSDA) Norton Door Controls Rixson Specialty Door Controls Townsteel
We've recently added more documents to our High Security page in the Library. In the Manufacturer's Literature and Manual section, you can find the following: ASSA High Security Locks Catalog and Technical Manual ASSA TWIN 6000 – Technical Service Manual BiLock North America, Inc. Catalog BiLock Exploded Illustration Corbin Russwin, [...]
We've just added a reference chart (direct link here) to the Library which contains function numbers, common names, and descriptions of the most popular ANSI/BHMA mortise, bored (cylindrical), interconnected, deadbolt, deadlatch, and deadlock functions. It’s laid out in a way that we think is streamlined for locksmiths who may have not [...]
We've added a comprehensive list of patented lock and keys to our High Security Resources page (direct link here). This list contains patented keys and locks starting in 1987 with the expiration of the Medeco "Original" patent all the way through 2031, when the Abloy Protec2 utility patent will expire.
We've recently added a cross-reference PDF to the Cylindrical and Tubular Resources page (direct link here) that provides a list currently produced of Grade 1, 2, and 3 cylindrical leversets offered by 10 popular manufacturers. These manufacturers include: Arrow, BEST, Cal-Royal, Corbin Russwin, DORMA, Falcon, General Lock, Hager, LSDA, Marshall Best, [...]