Lockmasters Inc.

Nicholasville, KY 40356


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2101 John C, Watts Dr.
Nicholasville, KY 40356

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Lockmasters Acquires Allied Locksmith Supply

July 29, 2023
Lockmasters' customers will have access to 5,000 new products, including full lines from ILCO, STRATTEC and Lucky Line
Locksmithing parts, supplies & tools

Lockmasters’ Enforcer Punch Kit

March 13, 2023
The Lockmasters’ Enforcer Punch Kit, part number LKMENFORCER, offers two unique gripping options with a 3-1/2" hand guard. The first handle option offers a lower impact punch ...

Lockmasters Enforcer Punch Kit

April 20, 2022
The Lockmasters Enforcer Punch Kit for safe locks (part number LKMENFORCER) provides two unique gripping options that have a 3-1/2-inch handguard. The first handle option delivers...

Lockmasters Acquires TimeMaster

March 31, 2022
Lockmasters announced its acquisition of Lexington, Kentucky-based distributor TimeMaster.“It is our pleasure to announce that TimeMaster has joined the Lockmasters family effective...
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Lockmasters Partners with Dominus Capital, Names Steven Wolf New Chief Operating Officer

Oct. 8, 2020
On Sept. 1, 2020, Lockmasters partnered with Dominus Capital L.P., a leading middle-market private-equity investment firm that focuses on management-led buyouts and growth capital...
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Lockmasters Acquires Howard Sales

July 1, 2019
Lockmasters announces its acquision of Howard Sales Company of El Paso, Texas. Mark and Bill have been industry friends for years and with Bill turning 77 this August, they struct...
Lockmasters team, 2015

Lockmasters’ 60th Anniversary: 60 Years old and Growing

March 11, 2015
Whether it’s opening a car door, drilling a safe lock or securing a SCIF in the Pentagon, Lockmasters knows how to do it and which tool to use
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12/24V Battery Power Supply

Jan. 8, 2014
Lockmasters’ new 12/24V Battery Power Supply (part # LKMBPS) is a handheld, battery operated device that allows locksmiths to check the hardware without power being available ...
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Shermantor Emergency Safe Dial

May 21, 2013
Lockmasters’ Shermanator emergency dial works on all 5/16” spindles. At the spline key way, slide the Shermanator over the spindle turn the spindle and wheel pack with the handle...
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May 8, 2012
Lockmasters’ JumpBox is specifically designed to open electronic locks when the operating code is known but fails to successfully open the lock. The JumpBox houses a high power...

Articles & News

LSI headquarters

Lockmasters: Celebrating 65 Years of Locksmith Training

April 1, 2020
Hands-on work and certification programs are hallmarks of the educational institution.
Photo 1: LKMKSD Kwikset SmartKey™ decoder, carrying case, instructions and Kwikset SmartKey™ Knoblock.

The Smart Way To ReKey SmartKey™ Locks: Lockmasters’ New Decoding Tool

Oct. 2, 2014
The trick is to accurately read the sliders through the scope. This tool absolutely requires practice in order to be able to use it. However, that practice will pay off quickly...
Big Easy Kit in use

Long Reach Car-Opening Tools Re-Invented

Oct. 2, 2013
Just as with an old Model A, when a suitable long rod is inserted, the inner handle or button can be moved to the unlocked position to unlock the vehicle. A new class of long ...
HU100 keyway ignition lock on 2014 GM Sierra
Door Hardware

Locksmithing etc. March 2013

March 4, 2013
Notes From the Detroit Auto Show2014 GM Sierra and Silverado pickups will have the HU100 keyway ignition lock in a CSS type of steering column. This 2-Track high security key ...
Scenes from the LA Auto Show

Locksmithing etc. Feb. 2013

Feb. 4, 2013
Mazda Rebadged Ford VehiclesMazda has rebadged a number of Ford vehicle over the years. The B-Series pickup models that were equipped with a V6 engine were rebadged as Ford Ranger...
New Emtek residential locksets
Door Hardware

Locksmithing etc. Jan 2013

Jan. 2, 2013
New Emtek Locks and FinishEmtek has introduced mortise and tubular entrysets and locksets for residential applications in a number of configurations and finishes. Mortise entrance...
Caution: metal can melt away on some handle finishes
Door Hardware

Locksmithing etc. Dec. 2012

Dec. 3, 2012
Lockitron Lock TechnologyLockitron is a manufacturer of keyless entry using your phone. Their product is mounted over the thumbturn, having a larger turn knob in the center. The...
Bianchi clonable keyless system for Toyota Prius 2004-09
Door Hardware

Locksmithing etc. Nov. 2012

Nov. 2, 2012
How Secure is Your Front Door?Yes, there are four deadbolt locks, one hasp and one thumb turn lock on this door.Camden Push PlatesCamden Door Controls has introduced the CM-54...
Early cross bar exit device
Door Hardware

Exit Device Basics

Oct. 2, 2012
Exit devices are known by different names including the crash bar, panic bar, panic device, panic hardware, fire exit bolt, push bar and cross bar.
Scenes from the convention floor

The Back Page, September 2012

Sept. 4, 2012
TWENTY YEARS AGOOur September, 1992 issue marked the beginning of a new era as Bill Reed retired from Locksmith Ledger. Padlocks were the theme of the September issue beginning...


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Von Duprin QEL+

Locksmithing etc. August 2012

Aug. 2, 2012
Cloning VolvoKeyline and Bianchi, divisions of the Bianchi 1770 Group Company, are introducing their Volvo Kit using the TK100 technology. The TK100 electronic head is designed...
Gator Mortise Wrench

Specialty Tools: The Locksmith’s Best Friend

June 4, 2012
Get the job done easily and quickly -- be it installing a mortise cylinder or peeking inside a lock to read the wafers -- with these specialty tools.
Caterpillar 2012 key

Locksmithing etc. May 2012

May 2, 2012
New Caterpillar Code SeriesCaterpillar appears to have two new code series for their 2012 trucks. We have received one key code from each series. One code series appears to use...
Adams Rite 4600 designer trim

Locksmithing etc. March 2012

March 2, 2012
Adams Rite 4600 Series Lever TrimAdams Rite has introduced the patent pending 4600 Series Lever Trim for the Adams Rite 4300, 4500 and 4900 latches and the Dual Force 2190 and...

Staiano Joins Lockmasters

Feb. 10, 2012
With more than 30 years of experience, Joe Staiano brings a wealth of industry knowledge in locksmithing and door hardware to the Lockmasters Inc. Government and Industrial Department...
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LockOne™ LKM7000: Combining Life Safety With Increased Security

Feb. 2, 2012
When integrated with a high security lock, the single motion egress feature of the LKM7000 Lock Series creates a FF-L-2890 compliant pedestrian door lock.
BEA Electric Strikes
Electronics & Access Control

Locksmithing etc. Feb 2012

Feb. 2, 2012
New BEA Electric StrikesBEA has introduced three 12-24V AC/DC electric strike models that are UL/ULC listed for up to 1,500 pounds of static strength. The Rim Exit, No Cut and...
An expensive door stop
Automotive door, ignition & trunk locks

Locksmithing etc. Jan. 2012

Jan. 3, 2012
RSA Laboratories FAQ on RFIDIs it possible to destroy an RFID tag in a microwave oven? Yes. This is an effective approach, but a dangerous one. RFID tags can purportedly catch...
Photo 1. The TT1200 Jiffy-Jak light can be attached to the end of a long-reach car opening rod

What’s New in Vehicle Entry?

Oct. 7, 2011
Vehicle Entry isn’t what it used to be. I’ve been making a living from selling vehicle entry tools and information for more than 20 years now, and I’m beginning to wish I had ...