June 2023

Checking tightness of the trim
Locks, mortise

Tech Tips: Cylindrical and Mortise Lock Servicing

June 27, 2023
Troubleshooting tips to avoid or resolve common issues
Pass K 12 School Safety And Security Checklist 1

Sixth Edition of PASS Guidelines Focus on Securing the Classroom Door

June 24, 2023
Recommendations also add Enhanced Technologies section and expanded checklist.
Photo 1. The opening before the installation begins.
Locks, magnetic, electrical

Installing a Double-Door Maglock System

June 21, 2023
This job involves converting storefront doors to a double-door hardwired electronic access control with a Locknetics magnetic locking system. Photo 1 is the before view of the...
Electronics & Access Control

New Report Shows Continued Growth for Mobile Credentials

June 18, 2023
Changing workforce, Proptech driving adoption of digital IDs, Identity-as-a-Service and cloud
Sargent 8200 mortise status indicator lock
Locks, cylindrical

Legal And Logical School Security Solutions

June 14, 2023
Local and global lockdown options can secure classrooms

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Adams Rite DR100 Aperio reader, paired with Rockwood pull
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Mobile Credentials in 2023

June 10, 2023
Smartphones and new technology opening new doors
Door 1 Smc M62 Emb
Electronics & Access Control

Upgrades for Every Opening

June 10, 2023
Wherever possible and practical, it makes sense to migrate your customers to newer door locking solution technologies. Not only does this approach boost security and safety, but...
Classroom 1

Classroom Locks 101: Best Practices and the Future of School Security

June 7, 2023
Safety for every student and staff member, in every situation, every day.
Photo 1. The four-man crew
Wireless systems

Streamlining an AD-400 Series Installation

June 4, 2023
Major Manufacturing jig makes a big school system job much easier
Obvious arc means opening needs attention

Back Page. June 2023

June 2, 2023
10 Years AgoIn his article “The Evolution of Pushbutton Locks,” Jerry Levine wrote, “Looking into the future, the pushbutton lock will continue to provide key free access for ...
2022 Land Rover. Learn about Land Rover and Jaguar key programming at Southern Lock's Expo.
Automotive tools

Automotive Training Guide

June 2, 2023
Automotive locksmithing has entered a new, high-tech era. No longer are locksmiths making a living by purchasing a few basic tools, unlocking cars and duplicating keys. In today...
Secret weapon: brake cleaner, served warmed
Locks, cam

In the Field: Flagpole Cam Lock Repair

June 2, 2023
A little bit of warm brake cleaner helped get the lock working like new
Key Blank Cover

News Briefs, Peope June 2023

June 2, 2023
2023 Ilco Key Blank Directory Kaba Ilco Corp. has released its 13th edition of its popular Key Blank Directory, a 463-page valuable reference for all locksmiths.Sections include...
Best Ehd9000 Installed
Door closers

BEST EHD9000: A Closer Look

May 16, 2023
Door closers typically are simple pieces of hardware: You install them, make the necessary adjustments and walk away, returning only for occasional maintenance. Unlike today’s...
Ixs Hbdv
Intercom system

Aiphone Launches IX Series Kit

April 25, 2023
Complete pre-programmed video intercom system is ready to install right out of the box
Camden Cx Ed1959 Mb
Electronics & Access Control

Camden Door Controls Introduces Outdoor-Rated Electric Strike

April 20, 2023
MISSISSAUGA, Ontario—Camden Door Controls, the industry’s one-stop source for electric strikes, is pleased to bring to market its CX-ED1959-MB outdoor-rated strike. The strike...