Monthly Archives: August 2011

5 Star Security Check
      There once was a time when choosing a lock was a fairly straight forward procedure. With few security brands in the market, limited functionality and few design options, purchasing decisions were relatively simple. Presently, there are hundreds of locking brands and thousands of products with varying quality in the market. The influx of cheap imports has further exacerbated this situation, which leaves…
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What Do Locksmiths Really Do?
Locksmiths generally offer sales service and installation of all locking systems. Locksmiths highly specialise in key duplication. Locksmiths have a deep insight on property security and offer security surveys and on the spot solutions. Locksmiths also specialise in safes. A skillful Locksmith can unlock, manipulate open locking systems. Today's locksmiths mostly are keeping up to date with the latest in security technology, they are licensed…
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What Do Locksmiths Really Do?
Lockwood 001TOUCH
Lockwood's iconic 001 has been securing most homes in Australia. The new 001 is now available in digital. It has been tested in accordance with Australian lock standard. As with the original product, the 001TOUCH™ uses the 001 Dead latch to secure the door internally however, the external cylinder has been replaced with a digital touch screen keypad. The ability to use a pin code…
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Types of Tumber Locks
There are three basic types of tumblers: lever, disc, and pin. Most lever tumbler locks, such as those used on luggage and briefcases, offer a low level of security. But, the lever tumbler locks used on bank safe-deposit boxes offer a high level of security. Disc tumbler locks, which offer a low-to-medium level of security, are often used on desks, file cabinets, and automobile doors…
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