• Global Safety Padlocks

    Master Lock Company introduces its global safety padlock designed specifically for lockout applications, identification, weather resistance and keying capabilities. Multi-national corporations needing a consistent global safety lockout program can...

    Product • June 17th, 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

  • 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

  • The Back Page

    10 And 20 Years Ago

    Article • June 3rd, 2011

  • Back Page June 2011

    TWENTY YEARS AGO   Safe products were the topic of the June 1991 issue. Ilco-Unican reported on their P40 safe deposit lock. Jerry Levine debunked the rumor about an eight-hour time delay for VATS interrogating. Jerry also asked the burning question...

    Article • May 16th, 2011

  • Ziptide June 2011

    VISIT OUR ONLINE DISCUSSION FORUMS Got a technical question for our Locksmith Ledger editors or a tip to share with your fellow locksmiths? Check out online discussion forums at . At our Ask the Experts forum, post a question...

    Article • May 16th, 2011

  • Locksmithing Etc.

    News You Can Use

    Article • May 3rd, 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

  • Locksmithing Etc.

    Adams Rite Steel Hawk 4300 The patented Adams Rite Steel Hawk 4300 is a non-handed, electrified deadlatch designed for aluminum glass storefront doors. The Steel Hawk 4300 is a direct replacement for the AR 4500, 4700 and 4900 deadlatches, as it...

    Article • April 7th, 2011

  • DCP Series Padlockable Cam Lock

    The DCP Series Padlockable Cam Locks from Olympus Lock provide the versatility of a cam lock with the convenience of a padlock. This is the perfect product for gym lockers, music lockers, health club lockers, hospital lockers, employee lockers or any...

    Product • March 31st, 2011

  • Continuing Education March 2011

      Throughout the year, manufacturers of locks and door hardware make it easy for locksmiths to upgrade their skills and / or learn something new to help their locksmithing businesses prosper. Locksmith distributors are another excellent source for...

    Article • February 8th, 2011

  • GEO Electronic Cylinder

    The new SALTOGEO (Global Electronic Opening) electronic cylinder lock has been specially designed and developed for use on doors where normal escutcheons cannot be fitted or are not permitted. Fully integrated with the SALTO XS4 platform, SALTOGEO is a...

    Product • January 28th, 2011

  • Stainless Steel Solid Padlocks

    New American Lock® Stainless Steel Solid Body Padlocks are built to provide the highest security under extreme weather and the harshest conditions. They withstood rigorous testing to attain ASTM grade 6 status.  Designed with complete...

    Product • January 28th, 2011

  • Back Page

    TWENTY YEARS AGO Adam Weinraub gave his strong opinions on tow truck drivers, reposessors and police departments who unlock cars. Allen Kutchins suggested ways to figure job pricing. Milt Wolferseder opened a Mosler record safe. Even then these Mosler...

    Article • January 11th, 2011

  • Locksmithing Etc.

    BAUER RV SERIES Bauer Products has the RV Code Series, which is RV301-RV370. This code series uses the Bauer RV key blank or newly introduced Ilco 1676 (EZ BAU3). We are looking for the key codes and if you have collected any we would appreciate knowing...

    Article • January 7th, 2011