• SmartCode™ Deadbolt

    Kwikset ® introduces the Kwikset Contemporary SmartCode™ Deadbolt with Home Connect™ Technology. Part of its Zigbee and Z-Wave product offerings, Kwikset rounds out its suite of reliable SmartCode locks that provide homeowners with peace of mind and...

    Product • June 1st, 2011

  • ALOA Scholarship Fund Supports Alabama Disaster Relief

    The non-profit ALOA Scholarship Foundation (ASF) has donated Inventory Surplus comprised of 294 Dorma and Arrow leverets, knobsets and deadbolts, a value in excess of $22,000, to the Alabama Disaster Relief. This inventory has been donated by lock...

    Press Release • May 9th, 2011

  • Transitioning Into Electronics

    Haddon Locksmith ( owner Jim Sundstrond started working as a locksmith in 1988, back when the job mainly involved cutting keys and installing deadbolts. Today, he estimates that electronics accounts for at least 40 percent of his...

    Article • May 4th, 2011

  • Locksmithing Etc.

    SDC 474U Touchless Exit Switch The SDC no-touch wall mounted switch has up to a four-inch read range. The infrared sensor has no moving parts, eliminating the need for physical contact with the sensor in order to activate the switch. Simply waving a...

    Article • May 4th, 2011

  • LS-2 Software Managed Keypad Access Control

    The full featured LS-2 series locksets provide large system features for an at-the-door solution. The LS2 series locksets are a perfect choice to manage door access that may otherwise not be available through traditional hardwired access systems. The LS-2...

    Product • May 3rd, 2011

  • Detex 230X

    Detex Corporation has designed and engineered the next generation of multi-point locking security door hardware. Built for maximum strength, the new 230X hardware features heavy-duty, three-bolt construction that provides a uniquely high level of...

    Product • May 3rd, 2011

  • The Back Page

    TWENTY YEARS AGO Clark Security reported on their 'board meeting' approach to helping business owners increase their knowledge. T.C. Mickley suggested a few impulse items that should be on every locksmith sales counter. Milt Wolferseder opened a...

    Article • April 15th, 2011

  • Master Residential

    Master Lock residential door hardware offers today’s most popular styles in today’s most popular finishes to provide the perfect compliment to any style home. A variety of knobs, levers, deadbolts, handlesets and keyless locks are offered. Master...

    Product • April 13th, 2011

  • Benefits Of Electromechanical Locks For Controlling Access

    Controlling access is part of everyday life. People cannot go everywhere and do everything. As a society, we control access in many different ways - physically, mechanically and electromechanically. Physical access control has been used for many...

    Article • April 7th, 2011

  • Master Lock Adds ADA-Compliant Locker Locks

    Master Lock Company has added new products to its 3-Ways to Open™ patent-pending ADA-compliant built-in combination lock series. The 1656MKADA is a built-in combination spring bolt locker lock for horizontal single-point latch lockers. A companion...

    Article • April 6th, 2011

  • T37 T-Bolt Drawer Lock

    Olympus Lock, Inc. announces the T37 Series T-bolt lock for metal bank drawers such as manufactured by Diebold, LeFebure and Mosler. In keeping with the rest of our product line, this innovative product incorporates features that make rekeying fast and...

    Product • March 31st, 2011

  • Bolt Buddy

    A Full Line of High Security Deadbolt "Reinforcement" Products

    Product • March 29th, 2011

  • Bolt Buddy

    Deadbolt "Reinforcement" Products

    Product • March 29th, 2011

  • Bolt Buddy

    High Security Deadbolt "Reinforcement". "Bolted" through both Door and Frame for full strength "Reinforcement". Physical and Visual Deterrent. Works on all styles (wood, steel, fibreglass, composite, etc.) of doors. Many accessories available...

    Product • March 29th, 2011

  • Legends of the Lock Industry

    When SHDA past presidents, Al Hoffman and Virl Mullins, spoke at the 40th anniversary annual conference of SHDA in April of 2010, few of us would have imagined that less than ten months later, Al Hoffman would be gone. When Virl and Al prepared a walk...

    Article • March 15th, 2011