Cylindrical Locks

  • Trilogy Family Grows Again

    The new PDL5300 features a double-sided keypad with PIN-code and HID reader access on both sides of the door, granting direction-specific access for up to 2000 users. Trilogy locks also now boast residency and privacy features.

    Article • November 1st, 2007

  • Making the Grade: DORMA’s Grade 1 D800 Series Deadbolt

    D800 Series deadbolts are manufactured with a stainless steel bolt for strength and corrosion resistance. A steel security shield is designed to prevent “ice pick” attacks

    Article • October 1st, 2007

  • Standalone Card Reader Systems Bridge the Gap

    New access control solutions like the Dortronics EZ-Access Card Reader Entry System provide higher efficiency than basic locking systems, bridging the gap between the electro-mechanical locks and the Fort Knox-caliber systems

    Article • October 1st, 2007

  • New effeff World Strike Changes Electric Strike Market

    The great advantage of this patented strike lies in its handling and fitting. It's quick and easy to install without having to cut or drill the frame

    Article • September 1st, 2007

  • New from Adams Rite: The UltraLine Electric Strike

    Because the electric strike's locking mechanism tilts, the UltraLine 7400 Series can release a door under up to 30 pounds of pre-load

    Article • September 1st, 2007

  • Editor's Picks From The Security Industry Association New Product Showcase

    The Security Industry Association's New Product Showcase is a highlight of the annual ISC WEST security industry trade show which brings manufacturers, installers and trade associations together in Las Vegas. The NPS gives leading security manufacturers...

    Article • September 1st, 2007

  • CONVERTIBLE IC HOUSINGS: KABA ILCO Has A Better Idea

    “Convertible” means the new R2800 Series IC housings are field-changeable. The first noticeable difference is that the cams are removable. Need a different cam? Just remove the two Philips cam screws and install a new cam.

    Article • August 1st, 2007

  • Interchangeable Core Basics

    Use bottom pins that are manufactured of the same material as the original equipment keys. For example, use Brass pins with brass keys

    Article • August 1st, 2007

  • Black & Decker Launches K2 Commercial Hardware

    K2 products are designed to simplify the purchasing and installation process. Boxes are compartmentalized to allow quick and easy installation. Finishes and designs are coordinated across the entire line of K2 products

    Article • August 1st, 2007

  • Installing a Six-Panel Interior Door Can Be a One-Man Job

    Since interior doors usually weigh less than comparable exterior doors, the door is easier to move, cut to size and install. One person can usually handle the installation. This installation was made even easier as the door to be installed fit a 24...

    Article • July 1st, 2007

  • New Product Showcase

    (Product photos will be available in July) A1 Security ALOA Booth 922 A1 Security introduces KeyCommander, a first line of defense for common-sense key control. The lockable cabinets hold 25, 50, or 100 key pegs that can be locked into a...

    Article • July 1st, 2007

  • Installing the SARGENT PROFILE SERIES using the Major Manufacturing HIT-136 Drill Guide

    SARGENT introduced the standalone Profile Electronic Access Control Series Locks in 2001. These electro-mechanical locks can control access electronically using keypad, Radio Frequency (RF) technology and proximity for up to 2,000 users. These locking...

    Article • June 1st, 2007

  • E-PLEX 5700

    Keepin' It All Kaba

    Article • June 1st, 2007

  • Converting An Omnilock OP2000 to a Wireless Access Management System OPW2000

    For the third and final article in the OSI Wireless Access Management System (WAMS) series, we will convert an earlier model OMNILOCK electro-mechanical cylindrical leverset to be WAMS-capable. All OSI electro-mechanical systems manufactured after year...

    Article • June 1st, 2007

  • Wireless Showcase

    Schlage Wireless For over five years, Schlage has been providing proven wireless access solutions to retrofit applications and new construction. With 128-bit encryption on every transmission, Schlage wireless systems are nearly 10 times as secure...

    Article • June 1st, 2007