Tools

  • Bianchi Laser 994 Cutting a Key for Lexus 80K Code Series

    This training video demonstrates how to 'Cut By Code' a Lexus 80,000 Code Series key with the Bianchi Laser 994.

    Video • June 27th, 2011

  • Bianchi Laser 994 Cut by Code

    This training video demonstrates how to 'Cut By Code' with the Bianchi Laser 994. The Bianchi Laser 994 is the most advanced electronic high security key cutting machine on the market.

    Video • June 27th, 2011

  • Bianchi 884 Ultegra - Cloning a TK60

    This training video demonstrates how to clone a Philips Crypto 2nd gen. (TK60) key with the Bianchi 884 Decryptor Ultegra. The Bianchi 884 Decryptor Ultegra is a completely stand-alone transponder cloning tool. The 884 identifies and clones TI Fixed

    Video • June 27th, 2011

  • Degree Patented Key System

    SARGENT Manufacturing Company's new  Degree patented key system is now available for mortise, rim, component and Large Format Interchangeable Core (LFIC) cylinders.  The  system offers patented protection from unauthorized key duplication through 2027...

    Product • June 24th, 2011

  • 2011/2012 U.S. Lock Master Catalog Due In August

      BRENTWOOD, NY, June 22, 2011 ­--- U.S. Lock, a national distributor of security hardware and access control products, announces the upcoming release of its 2011/2012 U.S. Lock Master Catalog . Catalogs will be shipped to active U.S. Lock...

    Press Release • June 23rd, 2011

  • 2011/2012 U.S. Lock Master Catalog

    U.S. Lock has released its new 2011/2012 U.S. Lock Master Catalog , containing hundreds of new commercial and residential security hardware and access control, automotive, electronics, and safe products. U.S. Lock has added the Stanley Grade 1...

    Product • June 23rd, 2011

  • K2 Forge

    KeylessRide's new K2 Forge system generates "rolling code" remotes on demand for hundreds of car models. The unique FLIP-mode operation allows the user to operate keyless entry functions on two vehicles. The system is easy -- simply select vehicle year...

    Product • June 23rd, 2011

  • Back Page, July 2011

    TWENTY YEARS AGO Gerry Finch started a series on the "Language of Masterkeying." Jerry Levine warned against buying low cost "open anything" car lock tools sold by slick telephone salesmen. Harrison Electronics guided us through car alarm...

    Article • June 14th, 2011

  • Transitioning To Electronics: Getting Started In CCTV

    “Access control is a lot more involved because you’re dealing with hardware considerations, codes, cable going back, the controller, creating different sites, etc. CCTV is much simpler.”

    Article • June 7th, 2011

  • News Briefs July

    Medeco’s M3 Logic Offers Enhanced Electronic Accountability With facilities around the world requiring greater security, Medeco Security Locks answers the call with its newest Logic electronic cylinder platform, M³ Logic. With M 3 Logic, users can...

    Article • June 7th, 2011

  • Getting Into The Swing of Things

    Our locksmith shop welcomes the challenge of supplying electronic access controls on exterior gates as it is a change of pace and another activity to add to our portfolio of indoor services. Sometimes the requirement is for a total turn-key...

    Article • June 3rd, 2011

  • Distributor Q&A: U.S. Lock

    Long Island, NY-based locksmith distributor U.S. Lock offers 10,000+ products by more than 100 manufacturers, plus exclusive brands like U.S. Lock®, Legend® and Patton Security Products®. This distributor serves a national market, with counter...

    Article • June 3rd, 2011

  • Tibbe Locks Live On

    In 1988 the four-door Mercur Scorpio was introduced by Ford through Lincoln-Mercury dealers. This was a model designed primarily for European markets and the most interesting feature for locksmiths was that it used a new locking system. Very early 1988...

    Article • June 3rd, 2011

  • Servicing Schlage Primus/Primus XP Lock Cylinders

    Schlage introduced the Primus high security lock cylinder during the fourth quarter of 1988. Schlage Primus was introduced with key-in-knob/lever, rim and mortise lock cylinders. The Primus cylinder is a modified six-pin tumbler conventional Schlage...

    Article • June 3rd, 2011

  • Locksmithing Etc.

    Detex ECL-230X Series Panic Device Detex Corporation has introduced the heavy-duty, single and multi-point deadbolt-equipped panic devices, the ECL-230 Series for protection against back door break-ins. The non-handed Detex ECL-230X Series devices are...

    Article • June 3rd, 2011