• Back Page. September 2011

    10 Years Ago Exit Alarms were on the cover of the September 2001 issue of Locksmith Ledger. Dick Zunkel wrote about the Evolution and Applications for Exit Alarms. Tim O’Leary addresses building codes and legal issues regarding exit devices and...

    Article • August 15th, 2011

  • News Briefs September

    Napco Protects Stonewall Jackson National Shrine The "Stonewall" Jackson Shrine located at the Fredericksburg & Spotsylvania National Military Park, is the plantation office building where General Jackson died. The “Death Room”; the most important...

    Article • August 3rd, 2011

  • Locksmithing Etc.

    RYTAN POWER INVERTER Rytan has introduced their RY192 Power Inverter to change DC power to 110 volt AC at 60Hz. The 1000 watt, with 3000 watt surge power inverter has an over 90 percent efficiency rate with alarm and thermal shutdown. There are two AC...

    Article • June 29th, 2011

  • Wireless Garage Sentry Alert

    Supervised wireless alert lets you know when your garage door is open or closed. When the protected garage door is opened, the sensor sends a wireless signal to the receiver which will alert and provide door status (open or closed). Wireless Garage Sentry...

    Product • June 28th, 2011

  • Go Wireless With STI

    One sector of the security industry which is often overlooked by locksmiths is the sale of alarms for residences. One or two large companies are filling TV airwaves with alarm advertisements. One positive aspect is that at least the TV advertisements keep...

    Article • June 16th, 2011

  • Growing Your Business Through Strategic Partnerships

    Whatever your situation as a locksmith, you probably are looking for ways to grow your business. But in order to grow your business and compete with the larger players, you need a plan. You need sales leads, you need to advertise and you need to obtain...

    Article • May 16th, 2011

  • Security Starts At Home

    Locksmiths looking to grow their businesses in a challenging economy might want to consider installing alarm systems. After all, security starts at home, and locksmiths have been securing premises, both commercial and residential, for decades (perhaps...

    Article • May 6th, 2011

  • Visonic PowerManage

    Visonic Ltd. has releases PowerManage, the company's enhanced version of its field-proven IP management platform. PowerManage serves as the all-in-one IP receiver for Visonic security systems via Broadband and GPRS, supervising the alarm system and...

    Product • May 3rd, 2011

  • STI Wireless Alerts

    The new STI Wireless Alert Series allows the user to monitor up to 8 different STI devices at a single, convenient location.  When a monitored site is triggered, the transmitter will send a signal to the receiver, causing it to beep and flash...

    Product • April 12th, 2011

  • Napco Introducing New Products at ISC West

    Products include Alarm Lock Networx™ new Prox ID and PIN code keypads and 2-door access controller and the Marks USA Triple Play, consisting of Grade 1 Mortise & Cylindrical Locksets, Panic Devices and Door Closers.

    Press Release • April 4th, 2011

  • Smart-Link

      Visonic Ltd. introduces Smart-Link — a new solution that turns any smart phone or smart device into a smart PowerMax alarm system keypad. Taking advantage of smart phone technology, Smart-Link gives homeowners immediate control of their PowerMax...

    Product • March 31st, 2011

  • SLA Batteries

    Product • March 30th, 2011

  • Seco-Larm RF Receivers

    SECO-LARM now has available for immediate shipment a new line of easily programmable RF receivers. The SK-910RBQ is a 1-channel receiver.  The SK-910RB2Q is a 2-channel receiver.  Both receivers have 5 programmable relay output modes: 4-second timed...

    Product • March 10th, 2011

  • Honeywell Wireless Key

    Honeywell's wireless keyfob allows homeowners to summon police, fire and other designated emergency contacts with the push of a button. The 5834-4 Wireless Key offers up to eight programmable functions, including the standard lock and unlock functions...

    Product • February 8th, 2011

  • Detex WDE EasyKit

    Detex WDE EasyKits provide a 15-second delay and 100dB alarm when someone attempts to exit.  The WDE EasyKit is designed for outdoor applications such as garden center gates, amusement parks, sports arenas and any location exposed to weather or...

    Product • January 26th, 2011