Key Blanks

  • Cruising International

    Company • November 2nd, 2010

  • Specialty Tools Make the Locksmith’s Job Easier

    Here’s a first look at some of the newest tools for the automotive locksmith.

    Article • November 1st, 2010

  • Locksmithing Etc.

    News You Can Use

    Article • November 1st, 2010

  • STRATTEC 80 Bit IPATS and IKT Key Blanks

    Ford, Lincoln and Mercury have introduced their 80 bit transponder technology for a number of their 2011 model vehicles. The 80 bit technology expands the operational capabilities while increasing the security features. The 80 bit technology is...

    Article • October 1st, 2010

  • News You Can Use

    KEYS FOR TOOL BOXES There has been a significant increase in questions and code requests for tool box lock keys. We have access to many of the tool box key codes; however, there are many new tool box locks being introduced. For example, Kobalt Tool...

    Article • October 1st, 2010

  • Cloning the 2nd Generation Philips Crypto with Kaba Ilco RW4 Plus or Ilco EZ®-Clone Plus

    We cloned the Philips Crypto transponder (“V” chip) equipped Honda remote head key from a 2007 Honda Accord using an RW4 Plus.

    Article • August 5th, 2010

  • Locksmithing Etc.

    News You Can Use

    Article • August 5th, 2010

  • Philips Crypto Key Blank Cloning Guide

    More than 160 models of vehicles use the Philips Crypto transponder chip technology. Philips Crypto cloning equipment enables you to clone keys for approximately 400 vehicle models.

    Article • August 5th, 2010

  • Impulse Buying Through Customers’ Eyes

    The sales of impulse items and the standard over-the-counter sales of duplicate keys, etc., can go a long way to cover the costs of day-to-day operation.

    Article • July 6th, 2010

  • Automotive 2010 Supplement: STRATTEC Update

    STRATTEC continues to expand its product lines to provide a more complete range of lock products for locksmiths. These include ignition repair kits, coded locks and locksets, lock servicing tools, key blanks and previously unavailable locks.

    Article • May 3rd, 2010

  • Automotive 2010 Supplement: JMA TPH Adapter for the TRS5000 Cloner

    The TPH Cloner attachment enables key duplication for most Honda®, Nissan, Chrysler, Mitsubishi®, General Motors® and many other brands equipped with Philips® Encrypted Technology.

    Article • May 3rd, 2010

  • Automotive 2010 Supplement: EK3 Disassembly Tool

    While assembling the two parts of an electronic key is easy, disassembly can be difficult without Kaba Ilco Corp.’s new EK3 Head Removal Tool.

    Article • May 3rd, 2010

  • Locksmithing Etc.

    News You Can Use

    Article • March 3rd, 2010

  • Servicing the 2008 – 2009 Chrysler 300C

    The 300C is equipped with the Mercedes-inspired FOBIK system, which some refer to as a “Smart Key.”

    Article • February 1st, 2010

  • Motorcycle Key Assortment

    Jet Hardware has released its motorcycle key assortment that includes 14 new keyways, all nickel plated and coined with a motorcycle image on the head. Keyways include BMW, Honda, Harley-Davidson, Kawasaki, Suzuki Triumph and Yamaha bikes, as well as...

    Product • January 21st, 2010