Ilco / Kaba is a key blank manufacturer and has complied their list of the most popular Commercial and Residential Keyblanks they sell to locksmiths and keystores. Most popular keyblanks a locksmith cuts or duplicates will vary by Region and location within a City. In Canada the most popular key blank duplicated is the Weiser”W1″ […]
2 Days Hands-on Beginner Locksmith Training Class in British Columbia 2 Days Hands-on Beginner Locksmith Training Class in British Columbia Surrey: June 16-17, 2014 Kelowna: June 21-22, 2014 Victoria: June 25-26, 2014 Surrey: Sept 8-9, 2014 Kamloops: TBA Prince George: TBA Each student will cut over 25+ keys per students (by code and manual key machines) and rekey, shim, pick […]
Domestic dispute: Wife wants to get in and remove her stuff, police stand by to “keep the peace” husband standing there says “he doesn’t have the keys” and I am called to open the door. I pull out my biggest hammer drill with 1″ masonry bit, rev it up a few times and husband now […]
Home Depot loves me for buying boxes of Kwikset Smart Key Grade 1 deadbolts and the new Kevo locks. I don’t think they will like the videos.
Chinese New Year Dragon Dance for Mr. Locksmith Key Store in Vancouver, British Columbia
Think GM lock with a sidebar. Apply pressure to the side bar, use the change key tool or old pic. Use French or “feel pick” method. Then apply tension (just like picking a reg lock) with tension wrench and pic until it turns. Requires 3 hands but it is easier than you think. Practice, practice, […]