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    Article • November 1st, 2009

  • Olympus FC10 Lock: Hon F24/F28 File Cabinets

    The Olympus FC10 provides an aftermarket alternative for replacing the factory original lock.

    Article • October 1st, 2009

  • Locksmithing Etc.

    ARROW REVOLUTION Arrow Lock Company has introduced the Revolution standalone, touch screen electromechanical lock. This ANSI/BHMA A156.2, Series 4000, Grade 2, can be ordered UL Listed for use on fire doors, equipped with ADA compliant levers and...

    Article • October 1st, 2009

  • Kaba Ilco Introduces 044 Key Duplicator

    Features such as micrometer-style cutter stylus adjustment, an emergency circuit breaker and sturdy castings – along with Super Jaw 2 vise jaws provide accurate key duplication time after time.

    Article • September 1st, 2009

  • Locksmithing Etc.

    SDC DELAYED EGRESS EXIT DEVICE Security Door Controls (SDC) has introduced the S6000D Series delayed egress exit devices, designed to delay exiting for the programmed time of 15 or 30 seconds. During the delay time, an 85db tone and voice message...

    Article • September 1st, 2009

  • Packed With Power: HPC Tiger Shark

    HPC has just announced a new electronic code machine called the Tiger Shark. This machine is rugged enough for use in your service vehicle, small enough to easily fit on your crowded work bench, and loaded with features. Features include a vise jaw...

    Article • August 1st, 2009

  • New Product Spotlight

    A & B Fire Safes A & B Safe Corporation is adding a new line of insulated fire safes to its product offering. These One & Two Hour fires safes are available in nine single-door models and three double-door models. They accept all current electronic...

    Article • August 1st, 2009

  • MMX Key Machine

    New and ready to ship, the ITL MMX computerized key machine is the lightest and most compact on the market today. As with all ITL key machines, it cuts original keys by code and houses 600+ manufacturer depth and space sets. Features include...

    Product • July 28th, 2009

  • AD-900 Pro

    The Advanced Diagnostics AD-900 Pro is a transponder duplicating/copying (cloning) machine manufactured by a company that does not manufacture or sell transponder-equipped key blanks in North America. The AD 900 Pro has the ability to clone Silca/Ilco EH2...

    Product • July 24th, 2009

  • GM Adds Sidewinder Locks For 2010

    The 2010 Chevrolet Camaro, Chevrolet Equinox and Buick LaCrosse vehicles initially will be equipped with these sidewinder locks, with more models to be added.

    Article • July 2nd, 2009

  • A Day In The Life Of An Institutional Locksmith

    We interview a government locksmith responsible for 15,000 doors. This past year, his four-person staff handled over 800 calls for service, installing or servicing 50 to 100 locks each month

    Article • July 2nd, 2009

  • Tibbe Rides Again

    Many locksmiths probably will not remember the 1987-89 Merkur Scorpio. This four-door import was sold through Mercury dealers. Styling was rather bland, few cars were sold and the Scorpio quickly disappeared into oblivion. One interesting feature...

    Article • May 1st, 2009

  • Essential Tools for the Automotive Locksmith

    You need a computer, key code software, hand tools, key machines and transponder machines.

    Article • February 1st, 2009

  • CODE CARDS & the HPC 1200CMB

    A busy shop can quickly originate keys from lock manufacturer to lock manufacturer by simply replacing a code card.

    Article • January 1st, 2009

  • Test Driving The ITL Sidewinder Machine

    ITL's sidewinder key machine easily originates sidewinder automotive keys.

    Article • January 1st, 2009