Advanced Commercial Locksmith Package
1. Lock Rekeying.
2. Lock Picking.
3. Advanced Lock Picking.
4. Code Cutting and Key Duplication.
5. The Art of Impressioning.
6. Commercial Master Keying. Included are master keying charts.
7. Safe Combination Changing.
8. Included is the Inventory tool and Suppliers list.
9. Panic Bar and cam lock installation and repair.
10. Dead Bolt Installation for wood or metal doors.
11. Learn The Locksmith Business.
Our commercial program will accommodate five employees.
Including five exams.
# 102 Lock Rekeying on DVD (Click here to play sample Video) For Dial up (Click Here)
1. Lock cylinder removal and assembly
In this segment we cover the cylinder removal and assembly of a wide variety of common residential and commercial locksets.
2. Using shim stock.
This section covers the proper use of shim stock in the cylinder removal process; in addition we cover other methods of removing the plug when the old key is not available.
3. Pinning up Kwikset and Weslock as well as commercial locks.
In this segment we cover in depth the Kwikset and Westlock brands as well as commercial locks, the most common brands found in over 85% of the homes and business in the US today.
4. Using the LAB multi pin kit.
This section covers the use of the LAB multi pin kit and its 20 pinning charts.
5. Tips and tricks.
This is one of the most valuable segments in this series. It covers 35 years of my own experience of tips and tricks that will save you lots of time.
# 101 Lock Picking on DVD (Click here to play sample Video) For Dial up (Click Here)
1. Lock cylinder design
In this first segment we look at the inside of various lock cylinders giving you a good understanding of how most standard locks function on the inside. It is important to have this understanding before one can effectively begin the process of picking a lock.
2. Lock preparation
In this segment we establish some guidelines for preparing the lock cylinder for picking. And give a brief description of each of the nine tools in the HPC-15 pick set.
3. Picking techniques
There is only a hand full of various techniques used to open most any lock, in this section we will be covering each of them. There is also a "what if I cant pick it section" some locksmiths would like you to believe they are a cross between James Bond and Houdini but that's not the Real World.
4. Pick selection
In this segment we go through the process of choosing the proper picks and tension wrench used in the picking process based on the various types of lock cylinders. This section is critical to your success.
5. Plug spinner function
In this segment we cover the proper use and function of the RY57 Plug spinner.
6. Pick gun techniques
There are as many techniques in properly using a Pick gun as there is in using a pick set. They are all
covered in this segment.
7. Real World Locksmiths
Most instructional videos have very little real world environment footage. In section seven of this video we take all of the tools shown on this video and give them to various locksmiths, with no prior coaxing they are asked to pick various locks. You will see every locksmith has his own style; but all will use the basic techniques shown in this video.
# 101a Advanced Lock Picking on DVD
Our Advanced Lock Picking video covers more in-depth the subjects covered in our #101 Lock Picking. It includes many additional topics such as, physically drilling open locks. Also covered are tubular locks, and the electric pick gun. Because of the additional time afforded me on a DVD format I am able to share with you more in depth the process and techniques of lock picking. Below are still shots from this video.
# 103 Code Cutting and Key Duplication on DVD
Learn to code cut keys on your standard key machine using depth keys. Depth keys enable you to code cut keys to master key systems, file cabinet locks and many other types of locks without having an expensive code machine, also covered in this course is the HPC 1200MC code machine, one of the finest code machines on the market to day.
# 104 The Art of Impressioning on DVD
Impressioning is the method used to make a key to a lock using just a blank key and a file. This is a true art and a required skill in becoming a first class Locksmith. The art of Impressioning, when learned properly will be an asset to you through out your entire career. This course clearly shows you the tools you will need and the various methods used in key Impressioning. This is a skill used extensively in making keys to cars, file cabinet locks; virtually all wafer and pin tumbler locks and will save you a enormous amount of time and money.
# 106 Commercial Master Keying on DVD "Included are master keying charts."
Commercial Master Keying is probably the biggest moneymaker in locksmithing. Locksmiths that can go in to a large to medium size company and set up a Master key system will not only make a large sum of money for their expertise but will have a life time account. This video teaches you to do just that. We cover Schlage IC cores and setting up and keying a Large Master Key system; pricing and much more. If you are purchasing our instructional media for your company this video will enable your maintenance department to key and maintain the master keying systems within your facilities.
# 107 Safe Combination Changing on DVD
This safe combination changing video is a must for the serious locksmith; virtually all companies have one or more safes and have them changed quite frequently. The charge to re-combo a safe ranges from $55.00 to $75.00 per safe dial and takes about 5 min. This course teaches you to change safe combinations with the Key Dex safe change key set as well as hand changing safe combos.
Product # 52 Locksmith Inventory Tools and Supply List
When starting out in the locksmith business it is vital to know what inventory and tools you should have on your van, and what quantities. This will save you an enormous amount of money by not purchasing unnecessary inventory or purchasing to many of one product. This list is very extensive; it covers everything from cam locks to key blanks. Knowing the proper equipment as well enables you to do jobs quickly and efficiently. The accuracy of this list stems from my personal experience of some thirty-five years as a Locksmith. Half the battle is to know what and what not to purchase and what quantities. When I first started out in this business a list like this could have saved me plenty. In hindsight its value would have been in the hundreds, this list is included with this set.
If you are purchasing this video set to establish a locksmith facility with in your own company, some of the items on this list will not be needed. You can call us and we will help you determine the inventory you will need. Many items will vary depending on the lock hardware you have on your properties as well as the skill level of your employees.