• People and Places September 2011

    Robinson To Head Sargent & Greenleaf Nicholasville, KY – Sargent & Greenleaf, Inc. , (S&G), a company of Stanley Security Solutions, has named Kent Robinson to the position of Chief Operating Officer-United States. Before joining Stanley...

    Article • August 10th, 2011

  • Slick Locks: No-Drill Truck Hasps

    The Blade is available for Ford E-series vans 1992 to the present, GM Express/GMC Savana vans 1997 to the present and Ford Transit Connect vans 2010 to the present.

    Article • August 3rd, 2011

  • E-Plex Wireless: An Easy Transition to Wireless Access Control

    At first glance, many locksmiths may think wireless access control is not for them. They choose to stay in their comfort zones with key systems, mechanical pushbutton locks, and perhaps stand-alone electromechanical products. However, there are...

    Article • August 3rd, 2011

  • Wafer Lock Reading Goes High Tech

    Keedex has something new for reading wafer locks - a method of determining the depths of cut without removing or disassembling a lock. The Keedex USB Wafer Reader is a specialty digital camera that connects to a computer to provide an image of the lock...

    Article • August 3rd, 2011

  • Locksmithing Etc.

    Gates, Fencing and Related Products TS Distributors offers a variety of fencing including fabricated walk (42” wide) and drive gates (6’ wide single and double) in four-, five- and six-foot heights. They also sell gate operators and other components...

    Article • August 2nd, 2011

  • TKO/SDD Software Updates Released

    Kaba Ilco Corp., Rocky Mount, NC, announces the following TKO/SDD Software updates, now available for purchase through Ilco distributors. 2011 Ford 80 Bit System (Part # BM0158XXXX) Applications: Ford Edge 2011 Ford Explorer 2011 Ford F150/F250 2011...

    Press Release • July 29th, 2011

  • Custom Lockout Kits

    Master Lock's  new Lockout/Tagout (LOTO) custom kitting program enables customers to specify exact assortments of safety lockout devices, padlocks and tags to meet employees’ needs in their lockout responsibilities. They can also select from a...

    Product • July 25th, 2011

  • Servicing the 2001 VW Cabrio

    When a customer has the misfortune of losing the keys to a car, he or she often calls on the services of the locksmith to help out. For the modern automotive locksmith, this process often involves not only fabricating the mechanical part of the key but...

    Article • July 18th, 2011

  • Ziptide August 2011

    ASK THE EXPERTS Got a technical question for our Locksmith Ledger editors or a tip to share with your fellow locksmiths? Check out online discussion forums at . At our Ask the Experts forum, post a question for editors Gale...

    Article • July 15th, 2011

  • Going Wireless With the Alarm Lock NetworxPanel

    The Alarm Lock Trilogy and wireless Networx comprise a comprehensive product group which offers a unique set of solutions to the access control installer. Alarm Lock introduced a viable electronic standalone decades ago, and has been constantly evolving...

    Article • July 14th, 2011

  • Sidewinders Go Mainstream

    Believe it or not, Sidewinder locks first made their debut on some Mercedes vehicles back in 1979. Mercedes had the sidewinder concession to themselves until 1986 when Saab 9000 models added sidewinder keys. Volvo began using sidewinder locks in 1987...

    Article • July 14th, 2011

  • ALOA Exhibitor List

      The following is an alphabetical listing of exhibitors at the 55 th annual ALOA Convention & Security Expo at the Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center, Nashville, TN, Aug. 11-13. Expo hours are noon to 5 p.m. on Thursday and Friday and noon...

    Article • July 13th, 2011

  • News Briefs

    Luxury Apartment Towers Secured With Sargent Locks Located at 100 Grand Avenue in Oakland, CA, The Grand opened in February 2010 after almost three years in construction and features 236 luxury apartments in an impressive 25-story, 311,000 square...

    Article • July 12th, 2011

  • Nissan NV

    The Nissan NV is well-equipped with reinforced mounting points for shelving that eliminate the need for drilling into the sheet metal. there's ample exterior space for advertising. Near vertical sidewalls maximize cargo space and minimize...

    Product • July 12th, 2011

  • Nissan Commercial Vehicles

    Company • July 12th, 2011