Locks and Security News: your weekly locks and security industry newsletter
21st August 2019 Issue no. 471
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Learn something new at Lockexpo 2019!
With 4 exciting workshops to choose from, each led by a world-class locksmith, there's something for everyone. Here's the schedule:
11:00-14:00: Impressioning - Alan Morgan
For those who fully understand how pin cylinders work and have some knowledge of key cutting. Must have manual dexterity, good eyesight or at least able to use a magnifier. Must know how to use a file on metal correctly. (Please note: this class is nearly full up)
14.00-16.00: Cylinder Bumping (and other NDE techniques) - Mark Ward
Mark's session will include the history of bumping, how to make your own bump keys, what can be bumped, pros and cons, tools and techniques.
14:30-16:30: Disc Detainer Locks - Matt Smith
Disc detainer locks - Abloy, Abus, right through to the cheap Chinese poundland "bargains". How they work, how to open them, and how to make your life easier dealing with them.
13.00-15.00: Cylinder Lock Picking - Nigel Tolley
Come and learn the basics of hand lockpicking! Covering single pin picking (SPP), scrubbing, raking, dealing with security pins, and more. From beginner to advanced.
You can book and pay for classes at https://lockexpo.co.uk/training/. Numbers are limited so don't miss out!
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