Institutional

  • LiftPod

    JLG Industries' new LiftPod portable aeriel work platform combines the portability of a ladder with the stability of a work platform. Workers can use both hands to complete tasks and have a 360-degree range of motion, helping to increase productivity...

    Product • January 21st, 2010

  • TRAC-Vault

    GE Security's TRAC-Vault is a UL-listed, intelligent storage device that holds multiple keys or access cards. A comprehensive trail of access activity is recorded in the TRAC-Vault and the TRACkey. The TRAC-Vault is constructed of investment cast steel...

    Product • January 21st, 2010

  • GE Security

    Company • January 21st, 2010

  • Power Supplies

    Potter Electric Signal Company has designed unique 6 and 10 amp power supplies with built in sync generation for Potter/Amseco®, System Sensor®, Gentex®, and Wheelock® notification appliances. It features patent pending Quadrasync technology, which...

    Product • January 21st, 2010

  • 5 Series Mortise Lock

    MARKS USA announces the new auto-reverse feature on their 5 Series Mortise Lock (patent pending). This feature enables the installer to reverse the handing of the lockset without removing the cover. In five simple steps, you can go from left hand to right...

    Product • January 21st, 2010

  • Dual Sense Bar

    Securitron introduces the next generation of their popular Touch Sense exit bars with the release of the Dual Sense Bar. The DSB is designed for use on magnetically locked non-fire-rated doors and is engineered to address the most current UBC life...

    Product • January 21st, 2010

  • Installing The LCN 4040XP With Spring Cush Arm

    The LCN 4040XP is the second generation heavy duty door closer designed to withstand even more rigorous applications.

    Article • January 8th, 2010

  • Key Wizard™ Ultimate Key Management Solution

    Medeco’s newly updated Key Wizard is a one-stop shop for all of your all key management needs.

    Article • January 8th, 2010

  • Pool Gate Solution: Positive Force Gate Closing System

    The Positive Force Gate Closing System is based on an overhead concealed door closer whose arm can travel in both directions. Locksmiths have installed these hydraulic closers for over 40 years.

    Article • January 8th, 2010

  • BiLock-Schlage Removeable Core Retrofit

    Only one pin is utilized per each of the 12 chambers. In a BiLock cylinder chamber, there is only one pin and a spring. No shear line is created there. Instead, two shear lines are formed by the two sidebars.

    Article • January 8th, 2010

  • Codes, Laws & Regulations for the Professional Locksmith

    Today’s security professional must have a firm grasp on all of the codes that affect how they go to market.

    Article • January 8th, 2010

  • Delayed Egress: The Safe Solution for Security, Loss Prevention & Patient Safety

    The locksmith must determine the hierarchy of LAHJs for a particular situation, and to take the necessary steps to assure compliance.

    Article • January 8th, 2010

  • NAPCO Introduces Indoor/Outdoor BioReader Keypad

    The BioReader is easy to program, and functions as a mean and lean biometric access controller when deployed as a standalone, or an element in a powerful security management device when integrated with a GEM or other alarm panel.

    Article • December 3rd, 2009

  • Powering Up Security Devices

    Power supplies come in two basic designs – linear and switching – both with advantages and disadvantages. Which power supply design is best? There is a time and place for both types.

    Article • December 3rd, 2009

  • Schlage Tips & Tricks

    The Schlage B500 and B600 series deadbolt inside thumbturn assembly features a “LOCKED” indicator that shows the user whether or not the deadbolt is extended.

    Article • December 3rd, 2009