Tools

  • Vertical Markets Beckon

    Editor's Notes

    Article • May 3rd, 2010

  • Electronic Cabinet Locks

    Security for inside and outside of the cabinet

    Article • May 3rd, 2010

  • Python Rekeying Kit

    The Master Lock Company has added an important upgrade to its Python TM 8491 disc tumbler rekeying kit. The kit now includes an assortment of Master Lock® No. 1 keyway plug assemblies. The kit contains Python TM Adjustable Locking Cables (8413, 8401...

    Product • April 27th, 2010

  • Optex Annunciator Is A Problem Solver

    From start to finish, the installation took less than one-half hour. The only tool required was a screwdriver.

    Article • April 5th, 2010

  • Safe Moving Equipment

    Selling safes normally carries two additional expenses: shipping the to your location presale, and transporting the safe to the customer post-sale.

    Article • April 5th, 2010

  • The Cost of Doing Business

    A local locksmith was working on a door lock at a large mall recently when he was stopped by mall security officers. The officers stated that the locksmith must include the mall as an additionally insured company on his business liability insurance policy...

    Article • April 5th, 2010

  • Essential Tools For Today’s Locksmith

    Steve Young shares his top 10 tools in three categories: automotive, residential/commercial and safe and vault servicing.

    Article • March 3rd, 2010

  • No Reader Will Be Left Behind

    One of the most challenging parts of my job each year is to develop the editorial calendar. Locksmith Ledger has 12 full issues each year plus a 13th manufacturer/distributor reference issue called The Security Register. Each of the 12 issues contains...

    Article • March 3rd, 2010

  • Key Control With the GE Security KeySafe™ P500

    The KeySafe P500 pushbutton lock is designed to resist unauthorized access.

    Article • March 3rd, 2010

  • Tampering with Tamper-Resistant Screws

    While their overall security is still moderate at best, it is sufficient for many situations that do not warrant the added expense of locks.

    Article • March 3rd, 2010

  • Locksmithing Etc.

    News You Can Use

    Article • March 3rd, 2010

  • The Transformation From Mechanical To Wireless Communicating Locks

    Wireless communication means no wires to transfer the information to a personal computer or to another lock.

    Article • March 3rd, 2010

  • DoorJak®: An Extra Hand You Pay For Only Once

    This new tool enables locksmiths to remove, service and install doors weighing up to 750 pounds without hiring an assistant.

    Article • March 3rd, 2010

  • Dual Force 2190

    The Adams Rite Dual Force 2190 is the first interconnected deadbolt and deadlatch for aluminum entrance systems. With the deadbolt projected, a turn of the inside lever retracts both the latch and deadbolt simultaneously. Now you can instantly access...

    Product • February 19th, 2010

  • Intertek Perfect Raceway SDC Door Core Drill for Electric Locks

    Intertek Perfect Raceway Program class training. Install a wire chase into a fire rated or non-fire rated door for electric cylindrical locks, electrified mortise lock, exit device and hinge using the SDC 7000-IDF Door Raceway Pro door core drill...

    Video • February 17th, 2010