School/University Security

  • Troubleshooting Power Supplies for Access Control Systems

    troubleshooting power supplies for access control systems

    Article • July 12th, 2011

  • News Briefs: Medeco's M3 Logic Offers Enhanced Electronic Accountability

    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...

    Article • July 1st, 2011

  • Value Line Mortise Cylinder

    Arrow Lock introduces the Value line mortise cylinder, a cost-effective cylinder intended for use in schools, hospitals and commercial buildings where security, durability and low maintenance are required and expense is a factor. The part number is...

    Product • June 17th, 2011

  • Back Page, July 2011

    TWENTY YEARS AGO Gerry Finch started a series on the "Language of Masterkeying." Jerry Levine warned against buying low cost "open anything" car lock tools sold by slick telephone salesmen. Harrison Electronics guided us through car alarm...

    Article • June 14th, 2011

  • Arrow Sliding Door Core

    Arrow Lock™ has added a sliding door core, the SD series, to its Arrow Pointe™ SFIC family of interchangeable core products.   The SD series is ideally suited to applications used to protect valuables in sliding door cabinets, such a retail jewelers...

    Product • May 19th, 2011

  • Access Control: A Checklist for Selling New Systems

    As a professional security integrator, it is only a matter of time before you receive the highest compliment from one of your customers when they say: “We need a completely new access control system, and we want you to design and implement it...

    Article • May 5th, 2011

  • Granite School District Security System Grows with Needs

    Through a series of improvements to its access control system, the Granite School District continues to expand its ability to provide greater security for its students, teachers and staff. Building on basic door hardware such as exit devices, the District...

    Article • May 4th, 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

  • Napco Introducing New Products at ISC West

    Products include Alarm Lock Networx™ new Prox ID and PIN code keypads and 2-door access controller and the Marks USA Triple Play, consisting of Grade 1 Mortise & Cylindrical Locksets, Panic Devices and Door Closers.

    Press Release • April 4th, 2011

  • Arrow Starts a Revolution

    Standalone locks have become an important product group as end-users in all the market segments learn to appreciate the benefits of electronic access control and the cost savings that a battery operated non-networked solution can provide. After all, any...

    Article • April 1st, 2011

  • Revolution Retrofit Kit

    The Arrow Revolution™ keyless entry system is now available in a retrofit kit for the Kaba Ilco L1000. For security professionals looking for a secure, cost-effective, simple alternative to standard pushbutton locks, the Arrow Revolution installs...

    Product • February 16th, 2011

  • 5900 Series Low Energy Operator

    The 5900 Series is a full-featured, extremely quiet, low energy door operator designed for moderate to high traffic doors. This cost-effective operator is available for either push- or pull-side mounting and is ideal for any application designed to...

    Product • February 8th, 2011

  • News Briefs

    Steelcraft Doors Obtain Blast-Resistant "No Hazard" Rating Ingersoll Rand Security Technologies today announced compliance with the United States Department of Defense Unified Facilities Criteria - Minimum Antiterrorism Standards for Buildings...

    Article • February 7th, 2011

  • 30 Under 30: Jeff Styer

    As part of Locksmith Ledger’s 30 Under 30 series of interviews with 30 young locksmiths, I approached Jeffrey Styer about answering some questions about the world of locksmithing. Jeff is a very friendly and personable guy who made a point to show me...

    Article • January 14th, 2011

  • Changeable Function Mortise Locks

    The mortise lock has been around for more than 100 years, installed into commercial buildings and residences. The mortise lock is stronger and has more function choices than cylindrical or tubular locks. The reason is the case is larger and more parts can...

    Article • January 11th, 2011