Locksmithing, Second Edition / Edition 2

Locksmithing, Second Edition / Edition 2

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by Bill Phillips
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0071622756

ISBN-13: 9780071622752

Pub. Date: 01/04/2010

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing

An Updated Guide to Locksmithing

Filled with easy-to-follow instructions, illustrations, charts, and checklists, this updated locksmithing resource covers locking mechanisms used in today's residential, automotive, commercial, and electronic security devices. Whether you want to install a home security system or start a successful locksmithing business, you

Overview

An Updated Guide to Locksmithing

Filled with easy-to-follow instructions, illustrations, charts, and checklists, this updated locksmithing resource covers locking mechanisms used in today's residential, automotive, commercial, and electronic security devices. Whether you want to install a home security system or start a successful locksmithing business, you'll find what you need in this book. Details about licensing and certifications and a sample Registered Professional Locksmith exam are included.

Locksmithing, Second Edition covers:

  • Warded, lever tumbler, disc tumbler, side bar wafer, and pin tumbler locks
  • Locksmithing tools
  • Key-in-knob, deadbolt, and cylinder key mortise locks
  • High-security cylinders
  • Pushbutton combination locks
  • Lock picking, impressioning, and forced entry
  • Masterkeying
  • Safe basics and drilling open safes
  • Bumping keys
  • Key coding machines
  • Closed circuit television systems
  • Access control, alarms, and system integration

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780071622752
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date:
01/04/2010
Edition description:
List
Pages:
432
Sales rank:
1,227,121
Product dimensions:
7.30(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction

Chapter 1. The Business of Locksmithing;
Chapter 2. Basic Types of Locks and Keys;
Chapter 3. Key Blanks and Key Blank Directories;
Chapter 4. Warded, Lever Tumbler, Disc Tumbler, and Side Bar Wafer Locks;
Chapter 5. Pin Tumbler Locks;
Chapter 6. Locksmithing Tools;
Chapter 7. Key-in-Knob, Deadbolt, and Cylinder Key Mortise Locks;
Chapter 8. High-Security Cylinders;
Chapter 9. Pushbutton Combination Locks;
Chapter 10. Lock Picking, Impressioning, and Forced Entry;
Chapter 11. Masterkeying;
Chapter 12. Safe Basics;
Chapter 13. Drilling Open Safes;
Chapter 14. Bumping Keys;
Chapter 15. Key Coding Machines;
Chapter 16. Automotive Lock Servicing;
Chapter 17. Closed Circuit Television Systems;
Chapter 18. Access Control, Alarms, and System Integration;
Chapter 19. Working as a Locksmith;
Chapter 20. Test Your Knowledge;
Locksmithing FAQs;
Appendix A: Lockset Function Charts;
Appendix B: Comparative Key Blank List;
Appendix C: Depth and Space Charts;
Appendix D: ANSI/BHMA Finish Numbers;
Glossary;
Index

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Locksmithing, Second Edition 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Aking0667 More than 1 year ago
Very good starter text for those wishing to know more about Locksmithing and for those who are students of the trade. The author is very to the point and offers exercises along with tips of the trade. The career information this book provides is invaluable.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago