Cylindrical Locks

  • Mechanical Locks for Educational Facilities

    The Classroom Function enables the instructors and staff to lock and unlock their classrooms to best safeguard the students and their property. Students cannot lock the classrooms but can always exit.

    Article • June 1st, 2007

  • An Overview of Mechanical Exit Devices

    In simple terms, an exit device is a lock with an inside release bar. Variations include standard, fire-rated, rim, vertical rod and mortise exit devices and a number of specialty exit bars.

    Article • May 1st, 2007

  • Up & Running With Standalone Access Controls

    Standalone access control systems are perhaps the fastest growing market segment in access control. They require minimal installation labor and offer a growing list of features that the majority or small business clients need. The standalone access...

    Article • May 1st, 2007

  • Major Manufacturing's Pit Bull Steel Door Tool Simplifies Hardware Changes

    One of the more difficult modifications is recessing a latch pocket into a hollow metal door edge to accommodate an auxiliary lock. Major Manufacturing's Pit Bull tool makes this task much simpler.

    Article • April 1st, 2007

  • Codelocks CL5000 Series

    Provides Single Door Access Control

    Article • March 1st, 2007

  • The Next Generation King Cobra

    KC5000-2 Locks are designed for cylindrical and mortise door preps and can be used on any door where electronic access control is desired. They provide an easy upgrade from a mechanical pushbutton lock.

    Article • March 1st, 2007

  • High Security Cylinders and Protected Key Stock

    Lock manufacturers are depended upon to control the issuance of key stock.

    Article • January 1st, 2007

  • Installing The OSI WAMS Wireless Access Management System

    The OSI WAMSwas installed into six floors of a large building, where each floor was approximately 20,000 square feet.

    Article • January 1st, 2007

  • Solve Hurculite Door Lock Problems

    Mul-T-Lock announces a simple, secure solution to the Hurculite lock dilemma.

    Article • January 1st, 2007

  • Safety by Design

    The patented Turner Deadbolt Lock from Safety by Design is a cylindrical deadbolt that locks from the outside with one keyless turn.

    Article • December 1st, 2006

  • Sargent Sectional Keying Enables Larger Key Systems

    Sectional and related keyways developed by SARGENT to meet large institutions demands.

    Article • December 1st, 2006

  • Master Lock Fights Key Bumping With NightWatch Deadbolt

    The rigid thumb turn idea is a good one and unquestionably stops key bumping with a system that the consumer can readily understand.

    Article • December 1st, 2006

  • Discover Dorma: SKC Cylinder Program

    SKC security and keying capabilities begins with the new cylinder design.

    Article • November 1st, 2006

  • Job Description: Transit Authority Locksmith

    Transit authority locksmiths primarily establish and maintain master key systems while issuing keys and keeping related records.

    Article • October 1st, 2006

  • DHI Product Spotlight

    A roundup of products on display at the annual Door and Hardware Institute annual covention Sept. 11-16 in San Diego.

    Article • September 1st, 2006