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  • Locksmith Ledger: Seventy Years And Going Strong

    Locksmith Ledger celebrates its 70th anniversary this month. It is impossible to mention our anniversary without considering the man who started it all, Leonard Singer. Organized locksmithing began a century ago as a secretive trade with servicing...

    Article • November 1st, 2009

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    Article • November 1st, 2009

  • Gate Security Solutions

    Securitron has several gate locking solutions which can be used to design the locking solution for your next gate security application.

    Article • November 1st, 2009

  • MPT Industries

    Manufacturer of specialty lubricants including MPT Twelve Lubricant & Penetrant for locks, hinges, and cables. The proprietary formula will not evaporate or attract dust and dirt. it is also stable over a very wide temperature range. For safes and...

    Company • October 20th, 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

  • SDC Door Raceway Pro and the Intertek Perfect Raceway Program

    SDC’s Door Raceway Pro and Door Raceway precision drill fixtures are designed to drill a raceway through the width of a wooden door in order to install electrified locking hardware. The Door Raceway Pro fixture is designed to drill a raceway for...

    Article • October 1st, 2009

  • Art Misiewicz: Institutional Locksmith Extraordinaire

    This university locksmith is responsible for 22 buildings and more than 3500 individual door openings. Several different master key systems are used.

    Article • October 1st, 2009

  • Products You Need From ESP

    Known primarily for key blanks, ESP’s newest products include heavy duty cam locks, replacement postal locks and a line of electric switch locks.

    Article • October 1st, 2009

  • KWIKSET SmartKey IS IMPROVED

    With improved sidebar design and tightened tolerances, this new cylinder decreases the likelihood of using force tools.

    Article • October 1st, 2009

  • Ge AccessPoint™ Locking Key Cabinet

    This key cabinet is designed to show if someone has used force to unlock the cabinet to gain access to the keys.

    Article • October 1st, 2009

  • What’s New In Video Surveillance?

    Evaluate CCTV manufacturers carefully, making sure they have a sound reputation and stand behind their products

    Article • October 1st, 2009

  • Pacific Lock’s PAC-KEEPER: Passive Key Management

    This key sequencer ensures that if a key is not returned, the last user can be determined.

    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

  • 30 Under 30: PJ Slauson

    PJ Slauson, 24, has been working in the family locksmithing business most of his life.

    Article • September 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