The small-format interchangeable core (IC) is regarded as the “universal” lock mechanism throughout the commercial door hardware industry. Servicing interchangeable cores require specialized tools to ensure smoother operating locks and keys, than conventional lock cylinders. The core...
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Drill jigs are available for drilling interchangeable cores. Should you decide to drill, make sure the jig uses drills for the location and size of hole you want. The Peterson Manufacturing IC-DJ, I-Core Drill jig for SFIC cores drills the control shear line.
For more information, contact your local locksmith distributor or the following manufacturers:
A1 Security Manufacturing. Web Site: www.demanda1.com
Arrow Lock. Web Site: www.arrowlock.com
Best Access. Web Site: www.bestaccess.com
Corbin Russwin. Web Site: www.corbinrusswin.com
CX-5. Web Site: www.cx5security.com/
DORMA. Web Site: www.dorma-usa.com
Falcon Lock. Web Site: www.falconlock.com
GMS. Web Site: www.gmslock.com
Kaba-Ilco Corp. Web Site: www.kaba-ilco.com/key-systems
KSP. Web Site: www.iccore.com
LAB. Web Site: www.labpins.com
Medeco. Web Site: www.medeco.com
Mul-T-Lock. Web Site: www.mul-t-lock.com
PDQ. Web Site: www.pdqlocks.com
Peterson Manufacturing. Web Site: www.peterson-international.com
Pro-Lok. Web Site: www.pro-lok.com
Sargent Lock. Web Site: www.sargentlock.com
Schlage Lock. Web Site: www.schlage.com
Ultra Security. Web Site: http://ultrasecurityusa.com
Yale Lock. Web Site: www.yalelock.com
Each IC lock manufacturer has its own pinning system. For locksmiths who service many different types of IC systems, it can be difficult to remember which pinning system to use.
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