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Locksmithing: Remove Commercial Door Hardware, commercial locks, commercial door hardware
commercial locks, commercial door hardware, lockset: Hello Douglas, I wasn t sure if you had one of those types of commercial locks so I didn t mention the king s nut. They can be complicated to remove if they re on too tight. If your new lock has a turnbutton on the inside lever: if it s pushed in and...

Locksmithing: Remove Deadbolt, latch bolt, screw heads
latch bolt, screw heads, set screw: Hello Randy, There are a few possibilities as to brand. Lori, Lockwood, Dexter, Ilco, Weiser & Weslock all have, or currently manufacture, locks that are designed like what you described. The only way I know of on most of those locks to remove the deadbolt...

Locksmithing: Remove a deadbolt lock, security screen doors, burglar bars
security screen doors, burglar bars, screw head: The lock I believe you are describing is most commonly used on burglar bars and security screen doors. The two indentations you are refering to are where the screws are actually hiding behind, but they are protected by a plate which will turn to expose the...

Locksmithing: Remove Marks Security Deadbolt, dead bolt, set screw
dead bolt, set screw, lock cylinder: Well, the ring you mention is just that a ring that is free turning, unrelated to removing the lock cylinder. There is no way to remove the lock when the the door is locked. The lock cylinder is threaded into the lock but it is held in place by a set screw...

Locksmithing: Removing an ASSA Deadbolt, hello george, allen wrench
hello george, allen wrench, assa: Hello George, I haven t installed or removed an ASSA deadbolt before but it looks like if you remove the plate on the edge of the door there will be a hole next to the bolt. Insert a small Allen wrench and loosen the set screw for the keyed cylinder. ...

Locksmithing: Removing ASSA Double Cylinder Deadbolt, double cylinder deadbolt, allen wrench
double cylinder deadbolt, allen wrench, lori: Dear Bobby, Remove the faceplate from the edge of the door. Insert a small allen wrench next to the bolt on the key side of the door and loosen the set screw. Turn the lock to unscrew it from the lock body. Do the same for the other side. If you need...

Locksmithing: Removing barrel of mila multi lock back door, locksmith, back door
locksmith, back door, screws: Hello Keith, You need a key to remove it unless it has a thumbturn on the inside. With a thumbturn you can turn it to line up the cam on the inside to be able to pull the lock out. If you don t have a thumbturn and obviously no key, you ll need a locksmith...

Locksmithing: Removing bathroom door knob, face plate, retainer
face plate, retainer, screws: Hello Patricia, You ll need to push in on the small retainer that is on the back thinner side of the inside knob. Pull the knob as you push the retainer in. Once removed, the trim plate can be pried off. Under that are the mouting screws. James www.jmlock.co...

Locksmithing: Removing broken key from auto lock, car door locks, line recommendation
car door locks, line recommendation, broken key: Hi Terry: Extracting broken keys from car door locks is a very common event in my business. We (locksmiths) have special key extraction tools designed to remove the broken key in a matter of seconds in many cases, while in other cases it can take up to...

Locksmithing: Removing Deadbolt, no screws, hex key
no screws, hex key, matter of pride: Hello Scott, Some newer deadbolts use a cover plate on the inside cylinder with double cylinder deadbolts, such as what you have. The plate snaps in, covering the screws which is why someone marked up the plate you mentioned. You ll need a small screwdriver...

Locksmithing: Removing Front Door Entrance Handle Set, interior screws, dead bolt
interior screws, dead bolt, mortise cylinder: Hello Dwight, I m not familiar with that series. If you could send me a photo to james@jmlock.com it would help. On some types of locks if you remove the interior screws (on the rose) and any set screws in levers or knobs the rose will come off of the...

Locksmithing: Removing deadbolt in order to rekey, flat head screw, deadbolts
flat head screw, deadbolts, deadbolt: Hello Annie, It could be that the tailpiece is bent - that s the part that goes through the bolt mechanism. Some flat ones get twiseted and can cause this problem. I m not sure what else could cause this. If you can send photos it will help. custserv...

Locksmithing: Removing a deadbolt, no screws, search google
no screws, search google, deadbolt: Hello Thad, I either need a brand name or some photos. Please send to james@jmlock.com any photos you can take. If you can t take photos, search google for images and see if you can find a link to one. I ll do my best to help you but I need more information....

Locksmithing: Removing double sided deadbolt, diameter drill, size hole
diameter drill, size hole, jim walsh: STEPHEN, YOU WILL PROBABLY HAVE TO KEEP DRILLING. IF YOU DRILL THE HEADS COMPLETELY OFF THE OUTSIDE CYLINDER WILL FALL OFF. IF YOU DON T NEED TO REUSE THE LOCK YOU ALSO DON T HAVE TO BE VERY ACCURATE AND CAN JUST DRILL AWAY. IF YOU DO WANT TO REUSE THE LOCK...

Locksmithing: Removing a "Falcon" lockset, no screws, interior side
no screws, interior side, patio door: Hello Mike, Insert your key into the inside lever and turn it 90 degrees. Insert a small probe (a screwdriver may not be small enough) and push as you pull the lever off. Pop the trim piece off and you ll see the mounting screws. James www.jmlock.co...

Locksmithing: Removing a handle, screwdriver blade, weslock
screwdriver blade, weslock, lever type: Hello Arthur, The slot should push in: you may need a thinner screwdriver or push harder. Check the other lever for a slot but if the one you see has a rose that comes off, the screws are on that side under the rose (cover plate). If you are replacing...

Locksmithing: Removing the inside two mounting screws from a dead bolt, locksmith service, hometown aol
locksmith service, hometown aol, dremal tool: Hi Tony, The best way to remove these screws without any damage to the lock is using an Automatic Center Punch . Just place the tip of the punch on one of the bevels on the screw, and punch it around until the screw comes out far enough to grab it with...

Locksmithing: Removing Kwikset cylinder, knob locks, spring clips
knob locks, spring clips, removal tool: Hello Bob, You need a Kwikset removal tool. They are designed to remove the front of most Kwikest knobs and are also helpful in removing the E or C clips. Remove the lock from the door. On the outside knob there is a spindle. Use the small end of...

Locksmithing: Removing a Kwikset Deadbolt, kwikset deadbolt, installation sheets
kwikset deadbolt, installation sheets, face plate: Hello Ruth, I m not aware of any Kwikset deadbolt that has a plate on the inside, besides the thumbturn plate. I ve searched the Kwikset FAQ & installation sheets and can t find anything. If you have photos it may help, or you can call Kwikset or a...

Locksmithing: Removing a lock cyliner from a Schlage office lockset., tail cap, lock cylinder
tail cap, lock cylinder, good luck: Hello Ed. Do you know if the lock is an A or D series lock? You will have to take the lock completely apart and go inside to the back of the cylinder and release the tail cap pin by pressing in on the pin and turning the cap to turn the tail piece a 1/4 turn....

Locksmithing: Removing a Medeco deadbolt., medeco locks, medeco deadbolt
medeco locks, medeco deadbolt, hometown aol: Hi, Your on the right path to removing the deadbolt. The set screws should be allen along with the 2 bolts that are just behind the thumb plate. Just make sure that your turning counter-clockwise. Hate that you have had a problem with your Medeco locks...

Locksmithing: Removing a Mul-T-Lock, hex key, deadbolt
hex key, deadbolt, screws: Hello Sam, I appologize for the delay. I was correct. You remove the turn unit inside piece that you rotate. There is a small hole at the bottom of the turn unit. Insert a small hex key and back off the set screw. Remove the turn unit and then the cover...

Locksmithing: Removing older Schlage deadbolt, side cutters, flat blade
side cutters, flat blade, electronic side: Hello Janell. Those rivets twist out to the left. Take a small sharp flat blade screwdriver and try to pry them out. If you can get 1 out , then tighten that one in good. It should bring the other one loose so you can just unscrew with pliers. Sometime I have...

Locksmithing: Removing Schlage Deadbolt Lock, no screws, dead bolt
no screws, dead bolt, deadbolt lock: Hello Kelly, Some Schlage deadbolts have a tack in the head of the screws that hold it on the door. Pry those off and you will find the screw heads. Other types require removal of the faceplate and the insertion of an allen wrench to losen the set...

Locksmithing: Removing Schlage Deadbolt, schlage deadbolt, pliers
schlage deadbolt, pliers, screwdriver: Hello Eric, Insert the key on the inside and turn it either direction until the covers move exposing the screws. If the covers are not recessed, they are similar to tacks. Use a small screwdriver or probe to pop them out. They are just snapped into...

Locksmithing: Removing Schlage Entry Lock--Lost Key, dead bolt, door locks
dead bolt, door locks, lockset: Hello Jeff, You can only remove a lock from the inside. You ll need to get it picked open if you are locked out. If it were easy to remove a lock with a shut door, locks wouldn t do much good. You can try a hammer but that will damage the door and...

Locksmithing: Removing Schlage lever lock, lever lock, door handle
lever lock, door handle, utility knife: Hello Jason, The outside handle will only come off if you first insert the key and turn it 90 degrees, then depress the pin. Removing the outside lever shouln t help in removing the lock from the door. Once the inside screws are off, the inside plate...

Locksmithing: Removing Schlage lock to re-key, tumbler, deg
tumbler, deg: Hello Calvin, Yes it has to be picked unless you are able to remove the cylinder from the knob and remove the clip from the rear of the plug. If you are able to do this, you can use a shim and a key blank or pick to open the lock. James www.jmlock.co...

Locksmithing: Removing Schlage lockset, latch assembly, wd 40
latch assembly, wd 40, powdered graphite: Hello Tim, Pry up the rose on the inside of the door. Underneath that should be 2 screws. The rose is the large round part that is up against the face of the door. If you can provide photos it may help. James www.jmlock.com james@jmlock.co...

Locksmithing: Removing Titan Deadbolt, outer perimeter, screw head
outer perimeter, screw head, strange type: MIKE, WHAT YOU ARE LOOKING AT SOUNDS LIKE ONE WAY SCREW HEADS, YOU CAN SCREW THEM IN WITH A REGULAR SCREWDRIVER BUT WHEN YOU TRY TO BACK THEM OUT THE DRIVER JUST SLIPS OFF. THEY MAKE A SCREWDRIVER CALLED THE UN-DO IT FOR REMOVING ONE WAY SCREWS THEY ARE EXPENSIVE...

Locksmithing: Repairing a Broken Deadbolt, kwikset, deadbolt
kwikset, deadbolt, locksmith: Hello Chris, You can buy a new one at a locksmith or hardware store and have it keyed to your old key if you want. Make sure the new one is the same brand or atleast that your key will fit into the new one first. Your lock may be a Kwikset and could...

Locksmithing: Replace Schlage door lock, no screws, small caps
no screws, small caps, thumbtacks: Hello Leland, The caps are in fact thumbtacks, in a way. The whole thing of each needs to be removed. Sometimes that is difficult and sometimes you have to drill them off. They are covering the screw heads so you can t remove the lock until you can access...

Locksmithing: Replacement key for filing cabinet, key cutter, filing cabinet
key cutter, filing cabinet, locksmith: A locksmith can cut the key for you from that code number. It needs to be a real locksmith not a hardware store or other key cutter. It will be created cut by cut so the cost will be more than copying a existing key. I suggest you call one or more locksmiths...

Locksmithing: Replacing a broken Deadbolt, kwikset deadbolt, cylinder lock
kwikset deadbolt, cylinder lock, deadbolts: Walker, Kwikset deadbolts are bad about this. The E clip on the back of the plug (the part that you mentioned was sticking out) comes off or just comes lose. If you didn t damage the lock while trying to fix it, you can easily fix this without replacing...

Locksmithing: Replacing a cylinder, phillips head screwdriver, mortise locks
phillips head screwdriver, mortise locks, security gate: Hello Lucy, Marks Mortise locks are removed as follows: Remove the 2 screws from the edge of the door on the faceplate (where the latch is). Remove the faceplate. Insert a Phillips head screwdriver into an opening that is level with the centerline...

Locksmithing: Replacing a Deadbolt, deadbolt lock, phillips head
deadbolt lock, phillips head, o clock: Probably you are on the right track on the inside hole, it is only accesable when the key is turned? The screw in the hole is either a Phillips head or in some cases a allen head. Some locks like this there would be a screw from each side, one inside and one...

Locksmithing: Replacing Double Cyl Schlage, double cylinder deadbolts, forward photos
double cylinder deadbolts, forward photos, allen wrench: Hello Lee, Some double cylinder deadbolts have a cap over the inside cylinder to cover the screws. You have to pry it off. If you re replacing the lock altogether, pry until it pops off, otherwise be careful when doing this or it may damage the cap....

Locksmithing: Replacing deadbolt lock of Schlage F-series, schlage deadbolts, locksmith
schlage deadbolts, locksmith, garage door: Dear Ken, I am a do it your selfer my self but once in a while I let the man do it, like my wife tells me. Do yourself a favor and call a Local Locksmith. I m sure you will save time and probably money. Best of Luck!!! Jack PS. Ken, Let the locksmith...

Locksmithing: Replacing a deadbolt, dead bolt, safe co
dead bolt, safe co, lockset: Hi, I ve already answered this once.... it seems that not only is AllExperts not getting me the emails, but now I have to re-answer questions..... Anyway, I think that I know what kind of lock your talking about, but if you would send me a pic or two...

Locksmithing: Replacing a deadlatch door knob by a deadbolt?, irreversible consequences, deadbolts
irreversible consequences, deadbolts, drillings: Al-x, The deadbolt must extend fully to be effective. If it does not extend fully it will not deadbolt . So remove the strike plate and drill in deeper. This modification will not disturb anything. You may need to install a deadbolt strike plate again...

Locksmithing: Replacing a file cabinet lock, drawer filing cabinet, cabinet manufacturer
drawer filing cabinet, cabinet manufacturer, office supply store: Hello Rob, If the cabinet is a Hon, you can buy a Hon kit but if it s any other brand you ll have to get the right lock for it since each cabinet manufacturer is different. A locksmith could easily install a new one for you if they know which type of...

Locksmithing: Replacing lockset, spanner wrench, spring release
spanner wrench, spring release, two doors: There still is a possibilty that there is a spring release that the hole is the access to. It would only be on the inside rose. It is possible that you need to rotate the knob to find the release. It is likely that the whole in the collar or rose is designed...

Locksmithing: Replacing a lost key on a 1960 corvette, flat screwdriver, half cuts
flat screwdriver, half cuts, tryout keys: No that is not true about the hundred keys. There was a string of tryout keys for GM from 1935-65 but they were cut to try and simulate half cuts etc to wiggle and get the key to work one time to either open the car or in the case of the ignition turn to...

Locksmithing: Replacing mechanism in deadbolt, deadbolt, bolt
deadbolt, bolt, thumb: Hello Paige. Just remove the lock from the door. Look in the hole and you will see the + that the tail of the cylinder goes thru to the inside knob. That tail will turn left or right. Turn it opposite of what it is now and put it back together and try...

Locksmithing: Replacing an older lock, pilot bit, backset
pilot bit, backset, scrap piece: Hello Robert, 1) With Schlage s A Series locks you can add a 5 extension link to the standard backset latch. I don t know of another manufacturer that offers an extension. On page 6 of the following link is the specifications for this: http://professional.schlage.com/pdfs/literature/A-Series.pdf...

Locksmithing: Replacing Schlage Double Cylinder Deadbolt, double cylinder deadbolt, tacks
double cylinder deadbolt, tacks, latch: Hello Scott, On the newer style Schlage double cylinder deadbolts the plate on the inside cylinder (where the key goes) comes off. Just pry it off, gently. Under that is the screws. I can t find any photos of this on the Schlage site nor do I have...

Locksmithing: Replacing a Schlage lock, schlage locks, no screws
schlage locks, no screws, going in circles: Hi Kelly, On the inside of the door, there should be a ring around the outside of the lock. This ring will turn off counter-clockwise. Once this ring is off, then remove the cover plate, once the plate is off, there you will find the two screws. Sorry...

Locksmithing: Replacing a, face hole, deadbolt
face hole, deadbolt, pane of glass: Hello, Lori makes something that will work. Unfortunately they way I can get them is complicated. They make a 2 BS bolt that is designed for one of their deadbolt bodies but the bolt isn t compatible with the body unless you get the 2 BS body --...

Locksmithing: Residential entry set deadlatch position, latch assembly, answering questions
latch assembly, answering questions, aol: Hello Gregg, Give gregg a bonus! Great job. You are correct. The deadlocking pin should never enter the strike plate thus utilizing it for the purpose of prventing the latch from manipulation with a flat object. Soon you will be answering questions. ...

Locksmithing: Residential Lockset Repair, locksmith association, crock pot
locksmith association, crock pot, e bay: Dave e crock pot what s cooking? I will see if I still have some of mine. Check e bay and other places. It is difficult to find repair manuals. It used to be that you could get manuals for some of the manufacturers locks. I would do my best to find a friendly...

Locksmithing: Reversing a Key, rico torres, insertion
rico torres, insertion, teeth: I need more information. What type of lock is it. What brand is it. etc... Without that information here s my answer: Try just unscrewing the lock and turning it over. Let me know if you have any further questions, Rico Torres 24 HR LOCKSMITH ...

Locksmithing: Russwin Lock, mortise lock, time kevin
mortise lock, time kevin, latch: Hello Kevin, This sounds like a mortise lock. On the edge of the door should be two buttons toward the bottom of the plate that s around the latch. Push the other one in (one should be depressed) and that should fix the problem. If not, or if it s...

Locksmithing: Russwin lock, dead bolt, set screw
dead bolt, set screw, square hole: Hello Erin, Some spindles are split in the middle and each side turns independently from the other. When this happens the square hole in the latch doesn t line up so turn the spindle and pull it inside. I m not sure what else to tell you. James ...

Locksmithing: radio frequency and locks, code grabbers, code grabber
code grabbers, code grabber, garage door openers: Code grabbers are illegal in the US and I ve never seen one up-close. I have seen them on TV when they have discussed homeowner security issues as the devices have been used in the US for theives to gain entry into garages that use electric openers. You...

Locksmithing: re: collar, drastic measures, locksmith
drastic measures, locksmith, best of luck: Sonny, I would use the key if I had one,if not, then I would try to pick the lock open assuming of course that it was locked in the first place. If it was locked and I was unable to pick the lock I would take more drastic measures doing as little damage to...

Locksmithing: re-keying a lock, schlage locks, home improvment stores
schlage locks, home improvment stores, e mail: Hello Bob. Some home improvment stores sell a lock rekeying kits for about $35.00. Look on the web for Schlage rekey kit and see what it finds. You should find kits for sale with instructions. Good luck, lock bob. If you have questions or a problem e-mail...

Locksmithing: re-keying, kwikset door knobs, hometown aol
kwikset door knobs, hometown aol, safe co: Jeanne, At this time, I do not know of any kits that you could buy for the do-it-yourselfer that would allow you to re-key your locks to a specific key. Yes you are correct, the kits that are available to the public will only work for the keys provided....

Locksmithing: recalcitrant deadbolt, wd 40, question thanks
wd 40, question thanks, valleys: Hello Gail, The bolt hitting the strike plate won t cause the key to get stuck. Your key may have become bent due to this problem which can cause the key to get stuck. Make sure the key is straight, if not, get a new one made - don t try to bend it back...

Locksmithing: I am a recent graduate of a basic locksmith course, locksmith course, warranty replacement
locksmith course, warranty replacement, two doors: Hello Cliff, I don t think this is something that you can fix. I just installed an F Series knob with the same problem. I m sending it in for warranty replacement. There s something internal that is causing the problem. This is most likely due to...

Locksmithing: I reinstalled, rekeyed old..., cylinder locks, 3 doors
cylinder locks, 3 doors, double cylinder: Hello Chris, Remove the locks from the doors and make sure the key works all of the cylinders. With the bolt retracted (unlocked), hold the outside lock in your hand with the key slot in your palm and the backside facing the same side of the door that...

Locksmithing: how to rekey door lock without old key, residential locks, home study course
residential locks, home study course, key cylinder: Hello Angelo, You would need to pick the lock if you don t have a key. The cylinder has to be turned 90 degrees or the release pin will not go in, so you can t remove the knob. Removing the lock from the door won t help either, unless you just replace...

Locksmithing: rekey kwikset lock, pin tumbler lock, kwikset locks
pin tumbler lock, kwikset locks, shear line: Hello Fyrestorm, This depends on if you have a deadbolt or a doorknob. If you have a knob you may not be able to do it without a tool specifically designed for Kwikset locks. For deadbolts, see the following photo: http://www.jmlock.com/files/630explodview.jpg...

Locksmithing: How to rekey a lock without the original key..., spring cap, how to rekey a lock
spring cap, how to rekey a lock, locksmith: Hello Bryan, If you don t have a key that currently operates the lock you will need to either 1. use a shim to open the lock, or 2. remove the spring cap and dump all of the pins. Or just take it to a locksmith. I hope this helps. James www.jmlock.co...

Locksmithing: rekey, spring cap, replacements
spring cap, replacements, kwikset lock: Hello David, Remove the lock from the door. Then go to this link to see how to remove the cylinder from the knob: http://www.jmlock.com/Kwikset_Removal.wmv Once you have the cylinder out, you need to use a shim to open the lock. If you don t have...

Locksmithing: rekeying, locksmith supplies, door locks
locksmith supplies, door locks, rental properties: Hello Gene, You may want to purchase a small pinning kit and some cut keys from a locksmith in a larger town near you or from someone online. The cut keys are needed so you have something to rekey the locks to and the pinning kit is so you can actually...

Locksmithing: rekeying, open heart surgery, lighting tools
open heart surgery, lighting tools, locksmith: Larry, I mention Home Depot as a place not to have rekeying done for several reasons: 1. They are a Home Center! 2. They are not Locksmiths! 3. They have very little, if any, training on rekeying and because of this your locks may work for a while...

Locksmithing: rekeying, schlage locks, clock position
schlage locks, clock position, o clock: Hello Frank, Almost any brand and style of door lock can be rekeyed. Schlage locks require the use of the existing key to remove the knob or lever from the door before you can rekey it. Insert the existing key and turn it to the right until it stops....

Locksmithing: rekeying, kwikset locks, sclage
kwikset locks, sclage, lock smith: A great company for all your locksmith supplies is: Herbert L. Flake You can browse their products online at: www.HLFlake.com They always tend to have the lowest prices on everything, including rekeying kits. I hope this helps. Rico Torres ...

Locksmithing: rekeying, schlage locks, lock smith
schlage locks, lock smith, broken spring: Hello Sam, Kwikset and Schlage are brands of locks but also are keyways - different millings in the side of the key. Atrium lock is no longer in business. I sell replacement locks for atrium doors which are an exact replacement for atrium door locks....

Locksmithing: rekeying, spring cap, switch sides
spring cap, switch sides, sharp edges: Hello Stan, Insert the follower into the shell after you dump all the pins from it. Pull the follower back until you can see the 3rd chamber of the shell. Insert a spring into the 3rd chamber then grab a top pin with tweezers and place it into the hole...

Locksmithing: rekeying Kwikset UltraMax locks, mole hill, old keys
mole hill, old keys, safe co: Hi Peter, Sometimes, there comes a time when its just more cost effective to let someone else do a job than to do it yourself. First, the Bed/Bath locks don t have key cylinders, so there s not going to be a way to change that. The deadbolts, well,...

Locksmithing: rekeying schlage lockset 'F51 v acc 505', schlage lockset, entry lockset
schlage lockset, entry lockset, schlage lock: Hello Len, A Schlage lock cannot be keyed the same as a Kwikset without the right cylinder. It s my understanding that the F series Schlage uses a cylinder that cannot be replaced by another type. If Schlage can provide you with a part number I can find...

Locksmithing: rekeying yale entry locks, rico torres, rekeying
rico torres, rekeying, keyway: If there is a key you want it to work for, stick that key in the lock and put the pins back in until they are flush. If there is not a key you care about, then any key that fits the keyway will work. Simply take any key, and find the pins that match...

Locksmithing: rekeying, dead bolt, proper key
dead bolt, proper key, deadbolt: Hello Andrew, You have already goofed. You must take the plug (that s the part that turns when the proper key is inserted) out to rekey the lock. Example: Kwikset brand deadbolts - remove the e clip from the back of the plug. Instert a key that operates...

Locksmithing: remote control deadbolt, kwickset locks, freezer storage
kwickset locks, freezer storage, control locks: Hi Alan, I ve not really spent much time with the remote control locks, but I will say this, Kiwkset makes a really good one. It has both, a key pad to punch in a code or you can use the key chain remote. I have one of these units that I use on my freezer...

Locksmithing: removal of bedroom door knob set, knob assembly, latch
knob assembly, latch, screws: Hello Jon, You need to remove the mounting screws for the knob assembly then remove the latch mechanism. Once out, the hole in the door may not be large enough for your new lock so check the installation template and measure the hole; adjust as needed,...

Locksmithing: removal of double deadbolt lock, key cylinder, deadbolt lock
key cylinder, deadbolt lock, lock cylinder: Hello Lorraine, Open the door. On the edge is a screw that is centered on the lock cylinder. Remove that screw, it should be about 2 long. Take a key and insert it into the cylinder from either side. Turn it as you pull the cylinder toward that side....

Locksmithing: removal of inside trim plate of Dexter lock, spring latch, dead bolt
spring latch, dead bolt, screw driver: Hello John, The brass trim plate usually just pops off when you pry it. I haven t dealt with a Dexter lock in a while so I m not 100% certain on the proper removal but generally if the inside knob was removed by depressing the retainer spring, the trim...

Locksmithing: removal of schlage door knob entry, retainer, shaft
retainer, shaft, screws: If I am picturing your problem correctly, there should be a hole or slot on the right or left side of the inside knob s shaft. There is a spring loaded retainer that you can depress in this opening and hold down as you begin to pull the knob off. I believe...

Locksmithing: How to remove a Broken Key from a VW ignition, extractor kit, broken key
extractor kit, broken key, small tools: Yes they do work. But not in all cases . It takes some dexterity and perhaps other small tools. There could be a lot of complicating circumstances such as at what point on the key it is broke, how far it is in the lock, has it been pushed further in since...

Locksmithing: how to remove bath Kwikset knob, door knobs, home ownership
door knobs, home ownership, help page: Hello Carlin, http://www.jmlock.com/kw_knob_install.pdf This is a 1MB file that I got from Kwikset. The link directly to them is long so I ve uploaded a copy to my website. The file shows how to install a standard UltraMax Security Kwikset knob lock...

Locksmithing: remove a cylinder lock, top bottom, latch
top bottom, latch, screws: Hello Gary, Remove the inside latch side of the exit bar, carefully. Behind the trim are 2 screws for the cylinder. Remove those screws and the cylinder will come out. When removing the trim plate on the bar, there are pieces in there that have to...

Locksmithing: Can not remove the cylinder of TITAN deadbolt, latch bolt, deadbolt
latch bolt, deadbolt, screws: Hello Xiaobing, You ll have to explain a bit better what you are trying to do and what you have already done. A Titan, which aren t made anymore, can be removed either by taking off the mounting screws or by using a removal key. The Kwikset website...

Locksmithing: remove a deadlock, schlage locks, screw caps
schlage locks, screw caps, no screws: Emma, Does the lock have two cylinders (A KEYWAY on both sides)? 1. If it does not, then the two screws can be found on the side opposite of the keyway. 2. Sometimes on Schlage locks there are screw caps. These are two round caps that are placed on...

Locksmithing: remove/disassemble a schlage deadbolt, wood chisel, screw head
wood chisel, screw head, screw driver: If I m understanding your situation I will have to make an educated guess. This lock uses a key on both sides of the door. If this is the case depending on the age of the lock the mounting screws are covered with a thin plate. The other way the screws are...

Locksmithing: How do you remove internal..., hospital tomorrow, awl
hospital tomorrow, awl, screwdriver: I need more information, but assuming you have modern locksets, you must use the tip of a screwdriver (or awl) to depress a small button on the stem of the knob. Turn the knob slowly, and you should see a hole or slot to depress. You may have to look on...

Locksmithing: Cannot remove Kwikset bedroom doorknob w/lock, spring latch, cold chisel
spring latch, cold chisel, doorknob: Hello Ronald, You have a deadlocking spring latch. The small part you see is part of the deadlocking mechanism and will not allow the larger latch to retract when it s half way pushed in. Generally the small piece rests on the strike plate when the door...

Locksmithing: Cannot remove kwikset lock, spring retainer, allen screw
spring retainer, allen screw, clock position: RICH, YOU NEED TO REMOVE THE INSIDE KNOB. THIS IS DONE BY PUSHING IN ON A SPRING RETAINER AT THE BACK OF THE KNOB USUALLY AT THE 3 OR 9 O CLOCK POSITION. AS YOU PUSH, PULL THE KNOB OUTWARD. WITH THE KNOB OFF YOU SHOULD BE ABLE TO REMOVE THE ROSE PLATE. UNDER...

Locksmithing: how to remove the lock, american locks, locksmith
american locks, locksmith, reply: Hello Mark, I apologize for the delay. I responded to this question within an hour after you posted it but the AllExperts system failed to send the reply. You are stuck with destroying the lock unless you contact a locksmith which can hopefully pick...

Locksmithing: remove old commercial lock, storefront doors, commercial storefront
storefront doors, commercial storefront, no screws: Hello Paula, I haven t heard of that brand but your door may be one of the standard commercial storefront doors found on many strip malls. Open the door and look on the edge. If there is a plate about 6 tall and 1 wide, it s most likely an Adams Rite...

Locksmithing: How to remove an old Dexter door lock?, screwdriver, dexter
screwdriver, dexter, screws: Hello Francis. Look on the neck of the inside knob on the left or right sides and there is a slit that you can poke a small blade screwdriver into. Poke it in and pull the knob off at the same time. Remove the beauty plate and there are the screws. Good luck,...

Locksmithing: remove old schlage lock, interior side, paperclip
interior side, paperclip, retainer: Hello Norbert, On the small round part of the knob that s closest to the door there is a small hole or slot. Insert a small probe (a paperclip or smaller) and push in on the retainer pin while you are pulling on the knob. It will come off once you do...

Locksmithing: How to remove Schlage cylinders from locks, home study course, key cylinder
home study course, key cylinder, small pin: Hello Angelo, Insert the existing key and turn it 90 degrees either way. Insert a small probe tool (a thick paper clip should work) into the small hole located at the 3 or 9 o clock position of the thinner part of the knob toward the door. Push in on...

Locksmithing: how to remove superglue & toothpicks put in the vehicle door locks?, how to remove super glue, rico torres
how to remove super glue, rico torres, junk yard: The labor involved to scrape our super glue from a lock, is just not worth it. It s much easier to change the locks. Go to a parts-pull junk yard, and get some locks that match your car. You can then have a locksmithrekey it to match your current key. If...

Locksmithing: How to remove Weiser cylinders from locks, deadbolt locks, weiser locks
deadbolt locks, weiser locks, schlage locks: Hello Truc Phan, Weiser Locks are not a lock I personally like to work on. They are difficult to remove the cylinder and sometimes difficult to re-insert it. If you feel you really want to remove the cylinders from the locks yourself, please follow...

Locksmithing: removing deadbolt lock, flathead screwdriver, moto tool
flathead screwdriver, moto tool, locksmith: Hello Ron, That sounds like it could be a one-way screw. You ll need a one-way screw remover and those are difficult to find. The other option is to call a locksmith that may have one of those tools, or you can try to drill the screws out. Sometimes...

Locksmithing: removing deadbolt lock, flathead screwdriver, wiggle room
flathead screwdriver, wiggle room, screw driver: Hello Charlotte, Go back to the screwdriver method. If it is so tight as you mention, this means either the door was hung incorrectly, someone recently painted the door and added to much paint to the edge causing it to act like glue, or the foundation...

Locksmithing: removing deadbolt, set screws, metal face
set screws, metal face, deadbolts: Hello Jeff, Insert a working key into the inside cylinder and turn it both directions until the holes where the screws should be reveal the screw heads. There s a plate in there that moves with the key and without the key the only option is to drill it...

Locksmithing: removing door knob, no screws, flat head screw
no screws, flat head screw, screw driver: Hello Ann, The screws will be on the inside of the door under a removable plate. Take a flat head screw driver and pry the inside plate away from the door. This should reveal the two srcrews that need to be removed. You will use a regular phillips head...

Locksmithing: removing a doornob, spring release, must be a way
spring release, must be a way, interior door: Laurel I am afraid there has to be a release of some kind for the inside knob. I know you have looked but there are different kinds. Most are either a hole or slot on the shaft of the inside knob and need to be depressed while pulling the knob off. Can...

Locksmithing: removing kwikset cylinders, locksmith supply, backset
locksmith supply, backset, doorknob: Dear Steve, There is a tool used to remove the post and cylinder from a Kwikset knoblock.It is simple and inexpensive. You can obtain one of these from any locksmith supply or perhaps a Kwikset Distributor. You could also try the locksmith store online. Best...

Locksmithing: removing kwikset deadbolt, screw out, screw driver
screw out, screw driver, hometown aol: Hi Kathy, One of the easiest ways to remove those pesky one-way screws is with a automatic center punch. Just place the punch on one of the bevels in the slot and just click it around, the screw will back out. Another easy way is to use a dremel tool...

Locksmithing: removing LORI deadbolt, set screws, dead bolt
set screws, dead bolt, key counter: Hello Gary, Loosen the set screws that are behind the plate on the edge of the door. Insert your key into the outside cylinder all the way, then pull it out just a bit (1/4 or so). Now turn the key counter-clockwise to unscrew the cylinder. If it doesn...

Locksmithing: removing lock cylinder from kwik lock ext. door set, tumbler pins, kwikset ultramax
tumbler pins, kwikset ultramax, dead bolt: Hello Dave, You need a Kwikset removal tool. It s the only way to remove those, unless you have the newer version of a Kwikset (UltraMax) and you ll need to insert your cylinder removal key and turn it. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OGenT_T0lRc ...

Locksmithing: removing a lori deadbolt key entry both side, deadbolt lock, o clock
deadbolt lock, o clock, allen wrench: Hello B Johnson, Most Lori deadbolts are installed with mortise cylinders that are held in with set screws. Remove the plate on the edge of the door. Next to the bolt, at 3 and 9 o clock, is a little slot. Insert a small allen wrench making sure it...

Locksmithing: removing a Marks cylinder, mortise lock, locksmith
mortise lock, locksmith, best of luck: Dear Stephen, It sounds like you must be talking about a mortise lock, so you need to remove the two screws at the top and bottom of the edge plate and remove the plate.Now you can see the set screw or screws right in line with the cylinder. Loosen the screw...

Locksmithing: removing medco deadblot, mail return receipt, hometown aol
mail return receipt, hometown aol, thumb lock: Hi Sharon, I m going to request from you more information so that I can better help you... I m I to understand that we re talking a Medeco Deadbolt ? if so, does it require a key from just one side or both sides ? also, is there a name stamped on the...

Locksmithing: removing old door knobs, flat head screwdriver, door knobs
flat head screwdriver, door knobs, dexter: Hello Joan, The trim plate will pry off. You can be certain of this if you find any notch in the edge of the trim that touches the door face. That s where you need to place a small flat head screwdriver and pry up. The other trim (opposite side of door)...

Locksmithing: removing old Schlage double keyed deadbolt, flat head screw, rico torres
flat head screw, rico torres, screw driver: Hallie, In order to remove the bolts, you need to take off the caps. Find yourself a very small precision flat head screw driver or ice pick, and pry the caps off. Once they are off you can just unscrew and remove the lock. Let me know if you have any...

Locksmithing: repinning Best padlocks, interchangeable core, rekeying
interchangeable core, rekeying, jim walsh: JOHN, REKEYING BEST LOCKS IS DIFFERENT THAN KEYING NON INTERCHANGEABLE CORE LOCKS. THE BEST CORES DO NOT KEY UP ANYTHING LIKE STANDARD CYLINDERS. YOU WILL NEED SPECIAL TOOLS TO KEY THESE CORES. THE PINS ARE A SMALLER DIAMETER. THERE ARE A MINIMUM OF THREE...

Locksmithing: How to replace old lock?, odd holes, carpentry skills
odd holes, carpentry skills, repair sleeves: REBEKAH, I THOUGHT ALL THE OLD IDEAL SECURITY RIM DEADLOCKS HAD BEEN REPLACED. AS YOU KNOW BY NOW THE LOCK YOU HAVE IS A UNIQUE LOCK THAT CONSUMER REPORTS RATED AS THE BEST DEADBOLT MADE AROUND 1984. THAT LOCK HAD A FUNCTION THAT ALLOWED YOU TO HAVE THE SECURITY...

Locksmithing: How do I replace an old Schlage lock with built in dead bolt, dead bolt, schlage lock
dead bolt, schlage lock, spring lock: Hello Lee, I ve not seen those units but I m sure that there is a wrap-around plate that will work. You can see some here: http://stores.jmlock.com/Search.bok?oem=MAG and here: http://stores.jmlock.com/Search.bok?category=Door+Accessories%3A+Door+Guards...

Locksmithing: How to replace or uninstall old deadbolt lock?, interior screws, thumb knob
interior screws, thumb knob, hometown aol: Hi John, Here is part of my answer to just about the same question that I answered for another guy back last year..... Well, you stated that you have removed the interior screws and thumb plate. Which removed, you should see another plate that will...

Locksmithing: replacing 30 year old deadlock, key cylinder, mortise lock
key cylinder, mortise lock, depressions: Hello Denise, It sounds like you have a mortise lock. There should be a screw that lines up with the outside key cylinder as you look at the edge of the door with the trim plate removed. Loosen that screw then unscrew the cylinder from the outside of...

Locksmithing: replacing the door lock on our front door, good luck jack, set screws
good luck jack, set screws, best guess: Dear Gloria and Husband, You don t mention the brand name of the product and since there are several different makes of locks, its hard to say exactly what wrong in your case. Since you didn t mention any screws or set screws I ll assume that your lock has...

Locksmithing: replacing a front door lock, screw type, rico torres
screw type, rico torres, aliza: Aliza, Without seeing the lock, it s hard to give directions on what to do. If you would like you can e-mail pictures to service@24hrlocksmith.com I will then be able to give you better instructions on what to do. Thank You, Rico Torres 24...

Locksmithing: replacing Kwikset entry door lock, wood putty, baldwin brass
wood putty, baldwin brass, handleset: Hello M, Replacing a Kwikset handleset is not easy when you want to use another brand or even another style and stay with Kwikset. Schlage makes great locks and if you aren t planning on staying at the same house for more than 15 years, use Schlage,...

Locksmithing: replacing or rekeying a lock, ada compliant, lever type
ada compliant, lever type, interior office: Hello Cole, It would be best to replace the lock with a similar one. You should stay with a lever type of lock because that is ADA compliant and conforms to most building codes. I haven t heard of that brand but if a locksmith couldn t pick it open it...

Locksmithing: replacing schlage f series door lock, latch assembly, locksmith
latch assembly, locksmith, screws: Hello Ram, You may need a locksmith to reinstall it properly because it sounds like you didn t know much about it when you started and may have reinstalled it wrong yourself. To remove: Remove the mounting screws from the inside trim and pull the inside...

Locksmithing: research questions about locksmithing and lockpicking, pin tumbler locks, how to pick locks
pin tumbler locks, how to pick locks, bump key: Hello Christopher, At the time I was out of work and didn t really have anything that I felt like was my calling . In the past I had replaced locks for my grandfather on the apartment building he owned and found it interesting. I saw an ad for a home...

Locksmithing: residential handlesets & levers, handleset, double cylinder
handleset, double cylinder, quality manufacturer: Hello Joe, Schlage uses Ultima Brass which is a good finish but has no lifetime finish. Kwikset offers Lifetime Brass on several styles of handlesets and knobs. I can t find any manufacturer that I would say is better than Kwikeset that has a Lifetime...

Locksmithing: residential locks, residential locks, rico torres
residential locks, rico torres, proffesionals: Benjamin, The term unpickable is a myth. Manufacturers will continue to make new lock designs that are unpickable and hobbyist, proffesionals, and criminals, will always figure out how to make them pickable. Instead, I ll recommend a lock that is...

Locksmithing: residential metal door security, deadbolt, door jamb
deadbolt, door jamb, better solution: Hello Gwen, A deadbolt is the best option. The strike plate needs 3 screws to work best. I m not sure what you mean by hasp lock so I couldn t provide you with instructions. There is a device that you may have seen on hotel rooms that you flip over...

Locksmithing: retrieve safe combination, line model, cubic ft
line model, cubic ft, key lock: Hello John. The SAGA is a 1 cubic ft. safe. The company was told to stop selling in the US 15 years ago. No codes or combinations. A locksmith can pick the lock. When the safe is open a key can be made. The safe will have to be manipulated open to get the...

Locksmithing: reversing key insertion, kwikset locks, hand knobs
kwikset locks, hand knobs, rico torres: Jim, http://www.kwikset.com/Trade/Literature/Resources/Rekeying%20Manual.pdf copy and paste that link into your browser. It has everything you ever wanted to know about all kwikset locks. It will also go over how to rekey and turn a cylinder in...

Locksmithing: right key, but hard to turn, no screws, turning the key
no screws, turning the key, key hole: Hello Chris. I never use graphite. A light oil or WD-40 works the best. Spray the key hole with WD-40 and work the key in and out repeatedly. Once the key works, extend the bolt out with the door open and spray the bolt and work it in and out. It sounds like...

Locksmithing: S&G safe combination no longer works., combination dial, whats cooking
combination dial, whats cooking, locksmith: Whats cooking Matt, No drilling or cutting save that for deer and other tasty things. First never spin the dial wildly. Rotate it with your fingers and no spin the bottle kind of stuff. Put the dial on zero rotate it past the first number three times...

Locksmithing: SAGA, fr series, posit
fr series, posit, saga: Hello Barb. I have not had to make a key for one of those in a long time. Try I have found an older GM single sided key may work. Also try one of the AM100,101,102,103 or 104. These are blanks for the FR series codes. No codes are to be found. Impression...

Locksmithing: Safe open....bars out..., sentry safes, rico torres
sentry safes, rico torres, best bet: Rick, Your best bet is to call Sentry s Customer service. They can walk you through it over the phone based on your model number. They will be able to decide what the problem is if there is a problem. However, I can tell you that for most Sentry Safes,...

Locksmithing: Safe, file drawers, hometown aol
file drawers, hometown aol, power charges: Hi Jim, This item sounds more to me like a GSA Container which uses file drawers, but Uncle Sam does use a few safes as well. Anyway, what you are describing is either a Mas Hamilton or a Kaba Mas lock, which does not use batteries. This type of unit...

Locksmithing: Safety Deposit Box Key, safety deposit box, box key
safety deposit box, box key, bank search: Hello Jon. Try to find out who bought out the bank. Search on line. Go to the old address-if you know. They probably have trashed the boxes by now if it has been awhile since they have been around. But, might be worth it to investigate. Good luck, lock bob...

Locksmithing: Saga Safe D Posit - won't open, o clock, safe lock
o clock, safe lock, key ring: Hello Deb. What city are you in? That locksmith is wayyyyy over priced to open that safe. If the hinges are on the right than the bolt should be on the left at 9 o clock. Crowbar the door and sidewall away from each other enough to open the door at the 9 o...

Locksmithing: Schalge deadbolt lock key sticks, wet lubricant, brass pins
wet lubricant, brass pins, wd 40: Hello Ken, The one you have isn t available from anyone except a locksmith but it probably won t be a Schlage brand, except for the cylinders maybe. The reason I say go to a locksmith is because there is a chance that any lock you buy from a hardware...

Locksmithing: Schalge Entry Lock Problem, kwikset lockset, schlage locks
kwikset lockset, schlage locks, hometown aol: Hi Robert, Sometimes it can be confusing trying to tell when a lock is unlocked or not without actually testing it. Schlage locks are in my book some of the BEST in the world. However, to answer your question, yes it is possible to have a Kwikset keyed...

Locksmithing: Schalge lever lockset - spring breakage, spring technology, interior doors
spring technology, interior doors, beavertail: Hello Thomas. Chances are they would have to be ordered. IF, you can get them it would take 8 to 12 weeks. Just bite the bullet and buy new ones. 11 years, I would say you got good service from them. Hit the Schlage web site to find your model. Then go on...

Locksmithing: Schlag deadbolt won't retract far enough, bolt assembly, cold chisel
bolt assembly, cold chisel, screw driver: Hello Mike, Try pushing the door so that the smaller part of the latch goes into the hole of the strike plate then use a butter knife or something similar to push the latch back into the door. That should allow you to open the door and remove the lock...

Locksmithing: Schlage bathroom knob will not lock, locksmith, locks
locksmith, locks: Hello Eduardo, The simplest fix: Remove it and replace it with a new one. If the mechanical part of the lock stops working, fixing is not usually an option since most locks are not repairable anymore. It s cheaper and easier to replace them. You...

Locksmithing: Schlage Commercial lock uninstall, rico torres, screw driver
rico torres, screw driver, allen wrench: Kevin, You Do Not Take the lock off the door. On the outside lever, the side you insert the key, there is a release hole. With the existing key, turn the key to the right and push the smalle retaining button, (with a small screw driver or allen wrench,...

Locksmithing: Schlage c-clip removal, schlage locks, defiant locks
schlage locks, defiant locks, home depot: Hello Richard, The C clips on Schlage locks are best removed by using two flathead screwdrivers (small ones) at the same time, putting each one on an end of the C then pulling back toward you. Of course the top of the shell faces you as you do this....

Locksmithing: Schlage cylender, schlage locks, cylender
schlage locks, cylender, luck jim: NORMALLY SCHLAGE LOCKS ARE REKEYED BY TAKING THE PLUG OUT OF THE HOUSING WITH A PLUG FOLLOWING TOOL. YOU ARE DOING IT THE HARD WAY. THERE IS NO TOOL, BUT PERSEVEARANCE WILL GET YOU THERE. THE CYLINDER COVER IS HARD TO REINSTALL WITH SPRINGS AND TOP PINS IN...

Locksmithing: Schlage Dead Bolt Removal, phillips head screws, double cylinder deadbolt
phillips head screws, double cylinder deadbolt, bolt removal: Dear Joe, Good Description! It sounds like your double cylinder deadbolt was installed incorrectly. The little nail heads you refer to should be one the inside and need to be pryed out. Use a small screw driver. Underneath will be Phillips head screws.The...

Locksmithing: Schlage Deadbolt, lock cylinder, key hole
lock cylinder, key hole, allen wrench: Hello Jonathan, Looking at the inside part of the lock, if there are two holes that seem to go nowhere, insert a key and turn it. You will find the screws behind a plate that moves as you turn your key. If you see no holes, remove the 2 screws from...

Locksmithing: Schlage Deadbolts, schlage deadbolts, silicone spray
schlage deadbolts, silicone spray, wd 40: Hello Barbara, I recommend against using graphite. You may need to have new keys made. After a few years keys will begin to wear but the lock pins will not. After enough wear, the keys will not line the pins up properly and can cause the stickiness...

Locksmithing: Schlage Deadbolts, classroom option, color catalogs
classroom option, color catalogs, rico torres: For specific model parts, visit: http://professional.schlage.com/ There are full color catalogs that you can view online, to find which part number best fits your needs. Once you know which part number, you can order it directly from that website, or contact...

Locksmithing: Schlage Doorknob, no screws, schlage lock
no screws, schlage lock, doorknob: Hello Andy, The screws should be visible from the inside on the trim plate of the lock. Schlage may be using a newer installation system that requires removing the inside knob (there s a small hole in the thin part leading up to the trim plate behind the...

Locksmithing: Schlage dead bolt, dead bolt, wire spring
dead bolt, wire spring, knife point: Hello Rob. There might be a thin wire spring ring on the inside lock face that holds the inside face plate in place. When you get this ring out-use a sharp knife point to grasp the end of the wire and pop it out, the plate should fall out. Wal-la! There are...

Locksmithing: Schlage deadbolt plugnut, knurled nut, circular piece
knurled nut, circular piece, handfull: MIKE, YES YOU CAN GET THE PIECE YOU ARE ASKING FOR. IT IS SCHLAGE PART #B520-375 AND HAS A LIST PRICE OF 1.10. I WOULD SUGGEST THAT YOU REPLACE THE TAILPIECE THAT ROTATES INSIDE OF THAT DRIVER IT IS USUALLY WORN AND IS A CONTRIBUTING FACTOR. THE TAILPIECES...

Locksmithing: Schlage deadbolt, key machines, maintenance man
key machines, maintenance man, powdered graphite: Mylinda, your maintenance man is probably giving you good advice. The outside cylinder is most likely used more than the inside and, therefore,the tumblers are worn. Worn tumblers and keys that are marginal because of too many duplications will cause the keys...

Locksmithing: Schlage door handle, locksmith supply, rico torres
locksmith supply, rico torres, proper key: Scott, I am sorry, but due to the security risk involved, I am unable to give you the name of a device to bypass a lock. This tool should only be sold to registered locksmiths. If you are a registered locksmith, then contact your local locksmith supply...

Locksmithing: Schlage door lock, position points, twist lock
position points, twist lock, safety feature: Hello Rick, Schlage knobs & levers will always be unlocked from the inside even if the outside knob or lever is locked. There is no way to change this, nor the position of the turnpiece. It s unlocked on the inside always as a safety feature so you can...

Locksmithing: Schlage double-cylinder deadbolt, double cylinder, back door
double cylinder, back door: Hello Dina, You can check the Schlage website for installation instructions which will be specific for the model you have. Since I don t know the model you have and the steps can be complicated, it s best to check their help pages. What you ll have...

Locksmithing: Schlage double keyed deadbolt, hex heads, lock cylinder
hex heads, lock cylinder, deadbolt: Hello James, If you can get a picture of it and email it to me that would help greatly. james@jmlock.com. Be sure to put AllExperts in the subject line. There probably just tacks. Simply remove them with a small screwdriver or probe. The screws are...

Locksmithing: Schlage Entry Lockset, life safety regulations, schlage locks
life safety regulations, schlage locks, schlage lockset: Hello Jeremy, All standard commercial locks must be manufactured so that free egress to the outside of a building can be granted without the use of a key to comply with life-safety regulations. Schlage locks, every one I know of including residential,...

Locksmithing: Schlage entry lock, thumb latch, dead bolt
thumb latch, dead bolt, escutcheon plate: RON, IT SOUNDS LIKE YOU HAVE AN OLD SCHLAGE E HANDLESET. UNFORTUNATLY THIS LOCK REQUIRED A UNIQUE OVAL HOLE UNDER THE MAIN ESCUTCHEON. YOU ARE GOING TO NEED TO BE PRETTY HANDY TO REPLACE THIS, AS YOUR DOOR WILL NEED TO BE RE-DRILLED. YOU WILL NEED TO BUY...

Locksmithing: Schlage Handle not working, hole in the middle, explaination
hole in the middle, explaination, latch: I have to admit that I m a bit confused with your explaination. The Schlage F series lock adjustable latch is quite fragile. The lock itself is manufactured to compete with all other store brand locks. The U shape piece sounds like the retractor hub inside...

Locksmithing: Schlage is horizontal in locked position, vertical position, latch
vertical position, latch, knobs: Johnny B Gouda, Cheesy huh? No. This is a common pisser for many. So stop being so damn anal and deal with it or I will send some of my Effexor to you......Yeah it would drive me crazy too. May your days be filled with backward turn knobs and obnoxious...

Locksmithing: Schlage indoor privacy locks, mechanical warranty, locksets
mechanical warranty, locksets, push the button: Hello Dean, Operate the lock with the door open. Push the button in then try the outside handle. If it unlocks you ll need to take one off and take it to a locksmith to see if they can repair the problem. Make sure to take the latch mechanism too. ...

Locksmithing: Schlage inside lever removal, flathead screwdriver, schlage lock
flathead screwdriver, schlage lock, deadbolt: Hello Blake, The hole in the lever near the door has a retainer clip behind it. Depress it and pull the lever off. If you have one type of commercial lock, the lock is attached to the door by a threaded nut instead of screws. Sometimes this nut will...

Locksmithing: Schlage interior deadbolt key just spins, cake icing, locksmith
cake icing, locksmith, latch: Hello Deborah, You ll have to find another way in or call a locksmith. You can try a cake icing spreader or a credit card inserted between the door and door stop to push the latch back in but with most entry locks this doesn t work. James www.jmlock.co...

Locksmithing: Schlage interior lockset-how to remove?, dot hole, ali mcgraw
dot hole, ali mcgraw, hole button: ALI, IT SOUNDS AS THOUGH YOU HAVE AN OLD A SERIES SCHLAGE LOCK. ONLY ONE KNOB WILL COME OFF, THE OTHER IS PERMANANTLY ATTACHED TO THE SPINDLE. THE KNOB THAT COMES OFF WILL HAVE A SLOT RIGHT AT THE BACK OF THE KNOB WHERE YOUR FINGERTIPS WOULD TOUCH AS YOU...

Locksmithing: Schlage Keyed Entrance lock, spool pins, schlage locks
spool pins, schlage locks, medeco: Hello Teresa, Schlage locks are a bit harder to pick but aren t pick-proof, then again no lock is pick-proof, but some are pick-resistant. To help with pick resistance, mushroom or spool pins can be used in the lock. Purchase a Schlage entry lock...

Locksmithing: Schlage key in knob cylinder, spring retainer, key in lock
spring retainer, key in lock, lock cylinder: Hello Andy, It appears that they are $8.00 per 25 retail. If I were to get them it would be a bit cheaper but it may take a week to 10 days to get them. Contact a locksmith in your area to see if they have any available. James www.jmlock.com/index.as...

Locksmithing: Schlage key stuck, clock position, troubleshooting instructions
clock position, troubleshooting instructions, set pin: Hello Chuck, The lock is on the door? Remove the screws and remove the lock. Turn the key to the 12 o clock position and pull out the key. Open the door and face the edge. Take the keyed cylinder in the palm of the hand that is on the outside of the...

Locksmithing: Schlage Lock, thumb turn, shinny
thumb turn, shinny, misalignment: Walter, whats the good word? The usual reason these brake is the bolt is difficult to throw due to a misalignment of the strike plate and the bolt. The bolt should enter the strike plate smoothly and without obstruction or force. If the lock you have is...

Locksmithing: Schlage Lock Stuck, dead bolt, thin bar
dead bolt, thin bar, backset: Hello Ken, Schlage locks always turn left to lock, right to unlock with the key, even upside down. Assembling the lock off of the door may not show you the problem since there are a number of things that could have caused yours. Overtightening the screws...

Locksmithing: Schlage Lock, handleset, schlage deadbolt
handleset, schlage deadbolt, lever assembly: Hello Frank, I ll assume that it worked fine before you removed it. If you haven t done so, remove all the parts of the handleset (the part you are having a problem with). Take the latch (the part that extends into the door jamb when the door closes)...

Locksmithing: Schlage Lockset/Handle is Loose, mortise lock, spanner wrench
mortise lock, spanner wrench, schalge: Hello Adam, The 9044 is a Grade 1 Mortise Privacy lock with a coin turn piece on the outside. This lock is generally used on a restroom. It s likely that you have a 9000 series mortise if that s what it looks like, although a handleset is not a mortise...

Locksmithing: Schlage lever handle/lock comes loose when jiggled, schlage locks, mechanical warranty
schlage locks, mechanical warranty, warranty replacement: Hello Cesar, Most Schlage locks have a lifetime mechanical warranty and yours should be no different. Contact Schlage at 888.805.9837 for information on how to obtain a warranty replacement or repair. I ve had that type of problem with locks before...

Locksmithing: Schlage lever style doorlock disassembly, allen screw, lever style
allen screw, lever style, zero position: Hello Brett, The inside lever has either a small retainer that needs depressed or a small allen screw that needs removed. The outside lever has a small hole which has a retainer pin. Insert your key, turn it 90 degrees, depress the retainer then pull...

Locksmithing: Schlage lock, lacquer, new style
lacquer, new style, old style: Ho Ho holly molly that was a day Val, Depending on the material ie. Brass etc... would determine what can be done with the appearance. The Lock is probably an E series lock. If it works then a good cleaning and lube for the inside and a good buffing for...

Locksmithing: Schlage lock problem, entry lockset, mechanical warranty
entry lockset, mechanical warranty, lowes: Hello Joe, Sounds like a spring is broken or part of where the spring sets is. Schlage has a 3 year warranty on most products and a lifetime mechanical warranty on other products. Contact Schlage for return procedure or customer service at Lowes. ...

Locksmithing: Schlage lock - unlock by jiggling the knob, screws, schlage lock
screws, schlage lock: Hello Tod, Sounds like there s a problem with the lock. Return it to where you purchased it and request a replacement. You may need to contact Schlage depending in the rules that the seller has for returns. Make sure that the hole in the door is the...

Locksmithing: Schlage locking position, deadbolts, twist lock
deadbolts, twist lock, horizontal position: Hello Kevin, Every lock manufacturer decides which way to engineer the thumbturn portion of their locks. Schlage is one of those that is different from what you may be used to. The other thing with Schlage is that the interior knob or lever will be...

Locksmithing: Schlage P515-302 in "fail safe" mode?, spring latch, trash problems
spring latch, trash problems, thumb button: Hello Barbara, All Schlage lockable locks regardless of model are fail safe. There is no way to change the mode. It will always be unlocked from the inside. You d have to buy a different brand. I suggest, as I do to all my customers, to not use...

Locksmithing: Schlage "Precis" Locks, medeco locks, blank keys
medeco locks, blank keys, primes: Hello Tom. It is called Primes and Everest . And there is no such thing as pressure picking using Blank keys . Go to this web site toool.ng to see more about this subject called Bumping. By the way, I have bumped both of these locks open in 10 seconds...

Locksmithing: Schlage Privacy Lock, pushbutton lock, cake icing
pushbutton lock, cake icing, door jamb: Hello Pam, You could take a hammer to the lock but it may damage the door in the process. I m not aware of any screw on the knob itself. Are you sure that s a Schlage Plymouth and that it s not older than 2-1/2 years? In any case, a locksmith may...

Locksmithing: Schlage Privacy Locks Pushbutton Stuck, wd 40, locksmith
wd 40, locksmith, latch: Hello Rob, Locks require regular maintenance. Remove the locks from the door and verify that the latch mechanism works by itself. Spray some WD-40 onto it and push it in a few times as well. Check the knobs/levers and spray them as well. Inside the...

Locksmithing: Schlage Privacy Push Button Lock Stuck, push button lock, mechanical warranty
push button lock, mechanical warranty, locksmith: Hello Stephanie, The inside piece should turn, not push to lock. Depending on the model of lock you have (A, F, D series, etc.) they should be under warranty since Schlage warrants most of their products for life (mechanical warranty). If you can t...

Locksmithing: Schlage passage lock - disabling push button, schlage deadbolt, push button
schlage deadbolt, push button: The only complete way to do this is to take the lock off the door and disassemble it to remove the button mechanism. I don t recommend this as a do it yourself project unless you figure it is worth a try and you may have to replace it anyway. You could try...

Locksmithing: Schlage rekey., schlage locks, rico torres
schlage locks, rico torres, rekey: Two words for you: PULL HARD After you turn the key all the way to the right and you feel the retainer button depress, pull the knob/handle/lever hard to remove it. Some locks are quick and easy and others you really have to force. You are doing it correctly...

Locksmithing: Schlage "storage" lever lock, release pin, spring action
release pin, spring action, lever lock: Hello Maurice, You ll have to remove the inside handle to access the mounting screws. The release pin sometimes can be a pain but that s the first step so you are on the right track. The only other alternative is to destroy the lock and replace it....

Locksmithing: Schools, locksmithing business, occassionally
locksmithing business, occassionally, locksmith: Hello Mike, You should check with your local government as to what they require in order to obtain the necessary licensing for your city, county and/or state. Almost every state, county and city has different laws governing Locksmithing so you should...

Locksmithing: Schwab safe, change directions, change direction
change directions, change direction, tumblers: Dear Tim, The number of turns and direction depend on the number of tumblers in the lock. From the way your combination is written,I would turn the dial to the right at least 4 full turns and then stop on the 1st number. change directions. Now turning left...

Locksmithing: Screwless double sided deadbolt removal, slide bolt, home reno
slide bolt, home reno, dead bolt: Hello John, This is what I tell everyone that has this situation: If your deadbolt has a removable plate around the bolt: 1. Remove the faceplate from the edge of the door 2. Using a 5/64 Allen wrench (it may need to be slightly larger or smaller),...

Locksmithing: Secure File cabinet handle broken, inch diam, combination dial
inch diam, combination dial, tightend: Hello Jane, Wow! A difficult situation. This file cabinet is a tough cookie. If I were to have to open this I would use a new sharp drill bit approximately 1/8 inch diam. I would drill into the end of the shaft that was the handle. I would enlarge the hole...

Locksmithing: Security lock, security doors, lima peru
security doors, lima peru, fabricator: Carlos, I apologize for taking soooo long to get back to you. I had a problem getting into the system. Hit this web site for KABA. The lock is called the Curator 100 . The address is safelocks@KABA.co.uk Check it out and let me know if that is what...

Locksmithing: Senior Apartments, pin tumbler locks, key duplicator
pin tumbler locks, key duplicator, master key system: Hello Linda, Without a master key system in use, it means having one spare key for every door which could cause you to carry a key ring that weighs 5 pounds, depending on how many doors you have. You then have to find the right key and in an emergency...

Locksmithing: Sentry combo change, locksmith, sentry
locksmith, sentry, screws: Hello Steve. Remove the back cover exposing the wheels. remove a screw in one of the wheels and put it in any other hole and screw it in. Now turn the dial as if to open and watch to see the gates -slots in the wheels line up with the locking bar. Write down...

Locksmithing: Sentry Lock, sentry group, alkaline batteries
sentry group, alkaline batteries, key lock: Sammmmmmmmmmmm, Sentry Group is a great company. Call them again and tell them that it still wont open. They will tell you to get three estimates from locksmiths for opening it. Then they will send you a new safe and pay for the opening. Mark Action...

Locksmithing: Sentry-Safe, rico torres, sentry
rico torres, sentry, serial number: Glenn, Sentry keeps the combinations of every safe they sell. You can call sentry and provide them with the model and serial number and they will give you the code. you can visit their website at www.sentrysafe.com Let me know if you have any further...

Locksmithing: Setting a Keyed entry lockset - Weiser, entry lockset, key number
entry lockset, key number, deadbolt: Hello Vaughan, Take it back to the locksmith. I m not sure what he meant by insert the key, turn 1/4 turn to set the mechanism . He should have rekeyed the lock to your existing deadbolt keys. Then you only had to remove the lock from the box and install...

Locksmithing: Short 2" latch, backset, exterior door
backset, exterior door, deadbolt: Yes Steve this is a common hardship on the french style doors with narrow stiles. The lock company that produced the locks is National if not mistaken. I think you can still get a lock with a 2 backset. Call a local locksmith and see. If not let me know and...

Locksmithing: Short throw schlage deadbolt, schlage locks, rico torres
schlage locks, rico torres, exterior doors: Sorry for the delayed reply, I have been in the processs of getting married. Take the bolt of the schlage lock you purchase. Twist it and it will either shorten or lenghten the lenght of the bolt. You can then reinstall it. This will fix your problem....

Locksmithing: SIBES Mortise Lock, mortise lockset, screw head
mortise lockset, screw head, lock cylinder: Hello Jerry. Remove the screws on the edge of the door so you can remove the face plate. Now you should see a screw head in line with the lock cylinder. Back that screw out just enough so you can unscrew the lock cylinder. Remove the handles and remove the...

Locksmithing: Skeleton Key Stuck in Warded Lock, skeleton key, locksmith
skeleton key, locksmith, locks: Hello Susan, It should turn enough in one direction if not both so you can line up the key and pull it out. You really need a locksmith to look at it to determine what is wrong and what needs to be done to fix it. I haven t dealt with those types of...

Locksmithing: Spindle removal, cylinder locks, kwikset
cylinder locks, kwikset, locksmithing: Hello James, It may be a Weiser. Insert the key and turn it slightly to the right. Pull on the inner spindle and turn the key right as you pull on the key. Be careful not to lose any springs. This will allow the cylinder to be removed. Rekey as you...

Locksmithing: Spindle won't come out of latch, knob assembly, lockset
knob assembly, lockset, kwikset: Hello Ray, The latch may be broken. If you purchased the lock from a hardware store or home center it s probably due to the 40%-80% plastic material used to manufacture it. You may have a Kwikset (that part number doesn t help me) and those require...

Locksmithing: Stanley lock, locksmith supply, professional locksmith
locksmith supply, professional locksmith, stanley line: Dear Robb, It sounds like you are on the right track. You should look for a locksmith association in your area and if there is none, then perhaps a national locksmith organization, such as Associated Locksmiths of America. These types of organizations will...

Locksmithing: Steel Age Industries Safe, steel age, money chest
steel age, money chest, bombay india: Hello Kris. My records shows a Steelage 41x29x27 made in Bombay, India. 1984 1802 lbs.A square plate near center of door with the dial at top of plate with tri spin handle near middle of plate. Sargent & Greenleaf 6730 combo lock. It may have a key lock. Composite...

Locksmithing: Steel door dead bolt, chisel method, cold chisel
chisel method, cold chisel, squeeze play: Hello Angelo, With a steel door there are two options: A. Hammer and chisel 1. Mark the edge of the door for the latch face; 2. Using a hammer and cold chisel bend the metal inward so the latch face will be flush. B. A mortising tool (called a ...

Locksmithing: Sticking door handle and lock, wet lubricant, wd 40
wet lubricant, wd 40, schlage lock: Judy, If the problem continues, contact a locksmith and have them check the lock out. Schlage locks generally have a lifetime mechanical warranty which you would need to contact Schlage directly about a replacement or repair. They don t cover the locksmith...

Locksmithing: Sticking lock, kwikset locks, wd 40
kwikset locks, wd 40, deadbolt: Hello Vera, If currently your front door and garage use the same key, then yes you can have the new ones keyed the same as those. I do suggest that you buy a new Kwikset from a locksmith because most Kwikset locks you find at a homecenter use plastic...

Locksmithing: Storm door handle hitting deadbolt, larson storm door, dead bolt
larson storm door, dead bolt, cover plates: Hello Rick, You have 2 options: 1. Remove the storm door and reverse the direction of the opening; or 2. Move the deadbolt to another location on the door that doesn t interfere with the storm door handle. If you decide on the latter and don t...

Locksmithing: Stuck Deadbolt, cold chisel, large hole
cold chisel, large hole, locksmith: Once I remove the lock from the door, I take a hammer and a screwdriver or cold chisel and tear the bolt mechanism apart from inside the large hole in the face of the door. It takes a while but doesn t tear up the door. If you can t do this on your own...

Locksmithing: Stuck deadbold, hometown aol, safe co
hometown aol, safe co, hi mary: Hi Mary, Since removing the door is not an option, you only have one other choice, you will need eith a small crowbar or a mid to large flat head screwdriver. Push the flat end in between the edge of the door and the door facing, move it to the right...

Locksmithing: Stuck key in Segal deadbolt lock, screw cap, stuck key
screw cap, stuck key, rico torres: Helen, Check the back of the cylinder. If there is a screw cap, then you need to tighten it. This is a common problem when people rekey a cylinder and forget to tighten the screw cap on all the way. This should fix your problem. Let me know if you have...

Locksmithing: Stuck key, stuck key, clock position
stuck key, clock position, hand palm: Hello Anne, Remove the lock from both sides. Remove the bolt mechanism. Look at the mechanism and make sure that UP is up and reinstall it. The back of each cylinder has a tailpiece. This must be turned the proper direction prior to installation....

Locksmithing: Stuck latch, need to turn knob to close door, latch mechanisms, schlage lockset
latch mechanisms, schlage lockset, exterior door: Hello Chris, There should be 2 parts to the latch that you can see from the edge of the door. One is about 3/4 tall the other is about 1/4 and is in the middle of the other toward the inside of your house. Sometimes the smaller part (the deadlatch)...

Locksmithing: Stuck residential lockbox, jeff pierson, real estate investor
jeff pierson, real estate investor, bolt cutters: Hello Jeff, Those lock boxes are only designed for one key (two at the very most and not large ones either). Depending upon the type of box, you can purchase bolt cutters to cut it off, or buy another box or two for next time. The hole in the bottom...

Locksmithing: Swing door locks, type doors, swing door
type doors, swing door, door locks: Hey Jim, Depending on the make up of the door will determine what can be used to lock it. When you say swing does it open on hinges to the left or right? Can you describe it or send a photo? There are many types of locks that will work well. If you know...

Locksmithing: Swinging door hinge, swinging door hinge, four chambers
swinging door hinge, four chambers, old spring: Bill, I understand you are talking about double-acting hinges that bring the door back to a centered closed position. I don t know about a source for old hardware, but you should be able to find a modern replacement that would work. I imagine you could...

Locksmithing: saf-d-posit safe, compton ca, rico torres
compton ca, rico torres, key blank: Gary, Go to a different locksmith. Yes locksmiths can still get keys for your safe. If none of your locksmiths in your area no how, then go to www.hlflake.com and explain to them what you need and they will send it to you. Let me know if you have any...

Locksmithing: safe combination doesent work, elks lodge, dial right
elks lodge, dial right, mosler: Okay, I have 3 possibilities. the most like is this: Turn the dial to the right at least 4 revolutions stopping at 25 Turn the dial to the left past 39 one time and stopping at the 39 the second time Turn the dial to the right stopping at 85 Turn...

Locksmithing: safe combination, stepfather, locksmith
stepfather, locksmith, single line: Hello Francis, The indicator you need to use is the one at 12 o clock. The other one is for changing the combination but you can t do that without first opening the safe and using a safe key (a locksmith would have a safe key but it s unlikely your stepfather...

Locksmithing: safe lock replacement, brass tubing, eagle brand
brass tubing, eagle brand, slide bar: Hello Brian. Without being there to look at it it would be hard to tell. I do know that there is nothing out there that will fit the Eagle foot print. That lock is hard to find so don t throw it away. Use some brass tubing from a hobby shop and thin washers...

Locksmithing: safe stuck, sentry safe, rico torres
sentry safe, rico torres, locksmith: Call sentry, and visit them at www.sentrysafe.com If it will no longer open you can drill the safe open. They will send you drill points if requested. Or you can have a locksmith drill it open on your behalf. Let me know if you have any further questions,...

Locksmithing: safe, couple of days, short time
couple of days, short time: Hello Carl. Put the safe on it s back and spray WD-40 around the dial. Let it set for a short time and try to turn the dial. If this won t work, you can take it to your local lockshop. There is a special way they can get in without damaging the lock. Keep...

Locksmithing: saga saf d posit safes, posit, saf
posit, saf, saga: Hello Karen. Saga was told to stop sellig in the U.S. some 20 years ago. The best way and quickest to get in is to pry the door open and then throw the safe away. A new safe will cost between $50 and $100.00. Not good news but all is not lost! Good luck, lock...

Locksmithing: saga saf.d.posit comnination, crowbar, posit
crowbar, posit, saf: Hello Gerald. The Saga Sake Co. was told to srop selling in the U.S. many years ago. To replace this safe would cost about $75. to $100.00. To drill it open and repair would cost at minimum about $150.00. Take a large crowbar and rip the door open from the...

Locksmithing: saga saf-d-posit, lock cylinder, saf
lock cylinder, saf, saga: Hello Luis. Saga was ordered to stop selling in the U.S. some 20 years ago. You will need to take the safe to a good lock shop and have a key made for it. If you don t need the safe and don t care about using it ever again, just drill out the lock cylinder....

Locksmithing: saga safe, screw driver, posit
screw driver, posit, saga: Hello Bill. Saga was chased out of the US many years ago. No records are available. You can get a better replacement for about $100.00. Take a crowbar or large screw driver and pry the door open then throw it away. Thats the easist and cheapest way. Good luck,...

Locksmithing: sargent 77 knob, shiny piece, clock position
shiny piece, clock position, o clock: Hello Joel, On some Sargent knobs the only way I can ever get them off is to loosen the small part just in front of the rose (inside knob) then unscrew the rose as far as possible. Turn the knob until you see a shiny piece of metal. It should resemble...

Locksmithing: sargent brass door knob set circa 1950's house, rico torres, brass door knob
rico torres, brass door knob, innards: Leona Giovannini, I personally don t have one, but there are manuals that show the insides. I believe you can get them at Lockmasters. Here is their info: www.lockmasters.com 1-800-654-0637 Let me know if you have any further questions. Rico...

Locksmithing: schlage deadbolt operation, thumb turn, brass plating
thumb turn, brass plating, thanks in advance: Hello Mike, There is a single-sided deadbolt (keyed from the outside, no thumbturn inside) but since you already have a hole on the inside of the door, it will be difficult to cover up. There s nothing made that can accomodate what you need. I d suggest...

Locksmithing: schlage deadbolt, cylinder version, schlage deadbolts
cylinder version, schlage deadbolts, hole sizes: Dear Suzanne.Don t run out and get a new door!! Several lock manufacturers make products that will fit whatever size cut out you have. The dimensions of 2 3/8 and 2 3/4 are called the backset, the distance from the edge of the door to the center of the cut...

Locksmithing: schlage double sided deadbolt, set screws, screw heads
set screws, screw heads, allen wrench: Hello Jim, Remove the screws from the edge of the door around the bolt. If the plate can be removed there should be some small set screws (allen wrench) in a deep hole next to the bolt on both sides. Loosen a screw then thread in the cylinder on that...

Locksmithing: schlage dual cylinder deadbolt and schlage F lockset, hex head screws, double cylinder deadbolts
hex head screws, double cylinder deadbolts, bell shape: Hello Ed, http://consumer.schlage.com/pdf/RekeyInst.pdf http://consumer.schlage.com/training/schlage_rekey.html The F series is tricky until you do a couple then it s fairly simple. It d been nice if they had surveyed locksmiths prior to this change...

Locksmithing: schlage lock parts, schlage lock parts, latch
schlage lock parts, latch, replacement part: Are you looking for the link that makes a 2 3/4 latch 7 ? I am wondering if you know how the industry measures backset? Just in case it is from the door edge to the center of the lock hole. The website below lists 2 of the 43-007 Schlage links if that...

Locksmithing: schlage lock removal, hometown aol, schlage locks
hometown aol, schlage locks, safe co: Mike, Most Schlage locks do not require the use of this tool, however the tool that your asking about is called: A Thimble Wrench. Have a Great Day ! Charles D. Wyatt, Jr. CML,CMS Pres/Ceo A-Action Lock & Safe, Co. AActionLock@aol.com Home...

Locksmithing: schlage lockset cyllinder removal, schlage doorknobs, cotter pin
schlage doorknobs, cotter pin, flat blade: I would suggest putting the cotter pin back in or you are going to have more pieces and maybe will it harder to remove. Have you tried to loosen the 2 screws in the plate on the edge of the door that holds in the latch? Sometimes it was not installed correctly...

Locksmithing: schlage series of locks, series locks, spring cap
series locks, spring cap, c series: Hello Paul, F series locks use a different type of cylinder than others. The spring cap is pushed away from the cylinder and it s harder to get it out of the knob or lever. I m not aware of a C Series or S Series lock from Schlage. Once any lock is...

Locksmithing: schlege deadbolt, screw holes, tacks
screw holes, tacks, 1864: Hello Jeff, The trim piece is just sitting over the mouting screws. You ll have to pry it off, carefully as not to damage it. If you still can t get it, contact Schlage customer service. http://consumer.schlage.com/customerservice/feedback.asp or call...

Locksmithing: securing front doors, hometown aol, front doors
hometown aol, front doors, safe co: Hi Kevin, Yes, Schlage did or may still do make such a lock. You will not find it at any hardware store, it will only be available through your local locksmith. Best Of Luck ! Thanks, Charles D. Wyatt, Jr. CML,CMS Pres/Ceo A-Action Lock & Safe,...

Locksmithing: seized driver side door lock, suzuki sidekick, rico torres
suzuki sidekick, rico torres, slim jim: Wesley, without seeing it, I can honestly only suggest two things. Call a local locksmith to come out and take a look at it, or take your vehicle into the dealer to look at it. It is possible that someone tried to use a slim jim on the door and the linkages...

Locksmithing: sentry 1330 safe, sentry, good luck
sentry, good luck: Hello Ben. Dial left 3 complete turns and stop on first # Dial right 2 turns past 1st # and stop on 2nd #. Dial left 1 turn past 2nd # and stop on last #. Try handle. If this doesn t work reduce the amount of turns by 1 turn on each number. That means...

Locksmithing: sentry 1330 safe, safe co, cml
safe co, cml, sentry: Hi Michael, The cheapest way to obtain the combo for your safe would be to record the serial numbers on a piece of paper. These numbers are located on a sticker which is on the henge side of the safe and on the back side of the door handle, you will need...

Locksmithing: sentry safe, sentry group, good luck
sentry group, good luck: Hello Jill. It is always right-left-right. 2 turns right stop on 1st # left 1 turn past 1st # and stop on 2nd # right directly to last # and try handle. If this doesn t work try starting to the l-r-l. You can call the Sentry Group with the serial # and...

Locksmithing: sentry safe, sentry gun, gardall
sentry gun, gardall, safes: Hello David, It wouldn t be worth while to replace any part of a Sentry safe since they are the cheapest safes made. Consider replacing it with an AMSEC, Gardall or other higher quality safe. I m not aware of anyone carrying parts for Sentry but if...

Locksmithing: shlage commercial lever/deadbolt, lever model, door levers
lever model, door levers, exact problem: Hello Steve, I m not aware of a Schlage model S2000. There is a model S200. For that one you ll have to contact Schlage directly as I ve never installed that one and I can t find any documentation on it. If you have a different model of lever lock,...

Locksmithing: single deadbolt removal, separation problem, deadbolt lock
separation problem, deadbolt lock, kwikset: Hello John, Reinsert the bolt plate screws as this causes the bolt to move around and you don t need that as another problem. Sometimes the outside cylinder housing and trim gets stuck to the door if the door was painted and not fully dry before the...

Locksmithing: single sided deadbolt, deadbolt, corton
deadbolt, corton, locksmith: Hello Corton, Usually those types of locks have a thumbturn on one side, nothing on the other. I know of only one that may work. It s a US Lock 1660 Mortise Cylinder style deadbolt. You can use a keyed cylinder on the inside and a blank cylinder on...

Locksmithing: slam locks, residential locks, mortise locks
residential locks, mortise locks, commercial locks: Hello Kathryn, Mortise locks use a mortise cylinder that can be rekeyed or changed to any number of other keyways including high security such as Medeco. A mortise cylinder is threaded so that it can be screwed into a mortise lock then set with a set screw...

Locksmithing: small yale lock on chain link gate-lost keys, yale lock, die grinder
yale lock, die grinder, screw driver: Hello Robert, The shackle may be hardened if so take a sharp file and use it to cut through the thin layer of hardened steel then use a hack saw to continue through. A hack saw will not cut through the first layer. The file has to be sharp. You can use...

Locksmithing: I sometimes get locked out of my house., mascotech, question thanks
mascotech, question thanks, doorknobs: Mike, I tried to review your pictures without success. I was not sure how to retrieve them. I do know that the Weiserbolt has a timing situation if I remember correctly. I would ask a tech support person at Weiser. I looked at their web site and could not...

Locksmithing: space & depth keys, depth keys, 333333
depth keys, 333333, jim walsh: JOHN, SPACE AND DEPTH KEYS ARE A WAY TO CUT KEYS BY THE BITTING NUMBER WITHOUT HAVING TO BUY A CODE CUTTING MACHINE. I WILL USE SCHLAGE AS AN EXAMPLE BUT YOU CAN PURCHASE THESE KEYS FOR ANY MANUFACTURER. SCHLAGE KEYS TYPICALLY HAVE 6 CUTS AND 10 DEPTHS. 0-9...

Locksmithing: spindle (?) is stuck, rico torres, water exposure
rico torres, water exposure, deadbolt lock: Hello Laura, It just might be getting old. The door could have swelled up due to water exposure, humidity, or climate change. To fix the problem you can file the latch down a bit, to make it more of an angle. This will allow the frame to push back the...

Locksmithing: spinning lock, rico torres, locksmith
rico torres, locksmith: Patty, This means the tailpiece of the lock has broken off. If there are no other methods of entry into the house, then you need to call a locksmith to fix your problem. If there are other methods then go in a different way and remove the broken lock from...

Locksmithing: springs for 70+ yr yale door lock, brass plates, door latch
brass plates, door latch, exterior door: I hope/assume this is a interior lock or not the only lock on the door. The lock is not sufficient to be your primary security on an exterior door. If you could give me your general location I might be able to suggest another locksmith who would be willing...

Locksmithing: springs for Yale mortise locks, mortise lock, sliding doors
mortise lock, sliding doors, safe co: Hi Steve, Yes, I do know the ones your talking about. At this time, there is no one that makes this spring. I ve had to custom make my own when I ve restored these old locks for people and movie sets. You will either have to find some junk ones and obtain...

Locksmithing: How to start Locksmithing, hometown aol, safe co
hometown aol, safe co, foley: Hi, I have wrote on this subject quite a number of times, please read back them my post and you will learn what you are asking. But also understand that as with any profession or skill this trade will not be something you can learn in 30 days or even learn...

Locksmithing: getting started., car opening tools, yellow page directories
car opening tools, yellow page directories, receipt books: Hello Scott, You need to contact your local city, state and county governments to find out what they require as far as licensing/bonding and such. Getting any business started takes time and money. To start with you need basic hand tools as well as...

Locksmithing: starting business, foley belsaw course, car opening tools
foley belsaw course, car opening tools, pin kits: Hi Carol, Sorry for the delay in getting back to you, but I guess the system failed to send me a notice of a pending question. Finding GOOD used equipment is going to be a real adventure if your going to try and find it cheap. To just fore warn you,...

Locksmithing: just starting out, local community college, locksmith ledger
local community college, locksmith ledger, annual education: first of all my experience leads me to reccomend that you try to work for someone else as part of your training. Second, if you are determined to be in business for yourself then you would benefit from taking some small business courses through a local community...

Locksmithing: sticky keys, sticky material, mystery book
sticky material, mystery book, old timers: I m not sure of the term. I would guess depending on the year the book was written in and the time the story was set would determine wording. The word lock picks may not have been developed. It may be a key that was produced from the impression of the key...

Locksmithing: storm door lock, door locks, old mom
door locks, old mom, storm door: On most storm door locks it is possible to accidentally or on purpose move the the lever to lock the lock while it is in the open position and then when the door shuts it will be locked. I have also seen older locks wearout and fall into lock position when...

Locksmithing: strange spindle, turning the key, spindle
turning the key, spindle, yoke: Hello S Madison, There are 2 makes of locks that require you to remove it from the door, insert a key, pull out on the spindle and turn the key until the plug comes out. You do have to pull quite hard on the spindle. Getting it back together is not much...

Locksmithing: strike-plate for ASSA lock, hometown aol, safe co
hometown aol, safe co, ebay: Hi Peter, Installation is no different for this lock than any other, just make sure of the latch measurement. As for the strike plate, anyone that can be found to accept the bolt will work. Best of luck ! Thanks, Charles D. Wyatt, Jr. CML,CMS...

Locksmithing: stripped screw on lock, wire cutters, deadbolt
wire cutters, deadbolt, good shape: Hi Nancy. If you are working on a wood door your in good shape. Remove the deadbolt body from the door. You should have only the bolt left in the edge of the door. Remove the one good screw. Now take a screwdriver and try to push the bolt from it s back end...

Locksmithing: stuck combination lock, combination locks, combination dial
combination locks, combination dial, key hole: Hello Joe. It sounds like you have a cash type of safe. That is call a day lock . It is used for the regular emploees to use with out giving them the combo. Why did you push it it? I m sure you already asked yourself that question. Can you send a pic of the...

Locksmithing: stuck deadbolt, large hole, screwdriver
large hole, screwdriver, bolt: Hello Sandra, It may be jammed against the strike. Pull or push on the door while you turn the mechanism with a screwdriver. If that doesn t help, you may have to destroy the bolt. Do so from the large hole in the door face. James www.jmlock.co...

Locksmithing: stuck door handleset, schlage, latch
schlage, latch, heavy duty: Hello Lori, The thumbpiece that operates the latch mechanism is wearing out and eventually will either break off or just not function at all, causing you to get locked out if that s the only door you can get in to. Kwikset, the maker of Titan, no longer...

Locksmithing: stuck key, dead bolt, stuck key
dead bolt, stuck key, clock position: Hello Trish, Open the door and lock the deadbolt. Remove the screws for the deadbolt and pull it off the door. It s unusual that the key is stuck in the unlocked position. Make sure you are turning the key to the 12 o clock position before removing...

Locksmithing: stuck keys, core plug, neutral position
core plug, neutral position, deadbolt: T, Make sure that your key is in a neutral position. The position where you normally pull the key out. Put your finger on just the core/plug of the lock. This is part that rotates when you turn your key. While pushing in on the plug pull your key out. Depending...

Locksmithing: stuck room lock, shaft, aol
shaft, aol: Hello Michelle, I m not sure what brand of lock you have. If the inside knob was removed at one time when it got put back on the shaft of the turn knob may not have been inserted in the locking sleeve. Remove the inside knob and see if there is a shaft....

Locksmithing: substituting lock cylinder, lock cylinder, ultramax
lock cylinder, ultramax, keyway: Hello Ed, An UltraMax is the next generation Titan. Kwikset no longer makes the Titan. Most locks, such as those, can be switched out without any modification to the doors and the cylinders can be keyed the same - as long as they are the same keyway....

Locksmithing: Taylor Safe, rubber mallet, dial area
rubber mallet, dial area, correct combination: I was thinking about your safe. I m not sure if you got it open. If not the Fence that enters the gates cut into the wheels when you dial the correct combination the wheels get lined up with the gates allowing the fence to drop in then you rotate the dial...

Locksmithing: Thin door deadbolt, thin wood, steel panels
thin wood, steel panels, deadbolts: Hello Dennis, That thin of a door will be an issue. If you install a 7/8 DIA bolt in a 1-1/8 thick door you should have enough room on either side to leave some wood but it s not going to provide you any security. A swift kick will push the bolt mechanism...

Locksmithing: Thin door locks, latch bolt, thick doors
latch bolt, thick doors, head shape: Hello Ron, Just about any deadbolt can be modified to work. The main things to look at are the screws and the tailpiece. This is what determines how thick or thin your door can be. If the door is thinner than the manufacturer has made the screws and...

Locksmithing: Thumbturn, rico torres, ebay
rico torres, ebay, deadbolt: Many locksmiths carry spare parts from locks they have worked on. You can call a locksmith for the spare part. You can also shop at Herbert L Flake Company. www.hlflake.com Last place you can check ebay for lock parts. Let me know if you have...

Locksmithing: Titan Dead Bolt, latch bolt, interior screws
latch bolt, interior screws, dead bolt: Hi Steve, Well, you stated that you have removed the interior screws and thumb plate. Which removed, you should see another plate that will have 2 black looking bolts that have slots and threaded holes for the 2 interior screws. These 2 bolts must be screwed...

Locksmithing: Titan Deadbolt and Knobset, hometown aol, back doors
hometown aol, back doors, safe co: Hi Julia, Maybe you should try alittle WD-40 in each one and then try the keys in each..... work in the WD. That should smooth out things. Do this about once in 6-8 months. Thanks, Charles D. Wyatt, Jr. CML,CMS Pres/Ceo A-Action Lock & Safe, Co. ...

Locksmithing: Titan deadbolt removal, flathead screwdriver, set screw
flathead screwdriver, set screw, deadbolt: Hello Michael, There are 2 sets of screws on those deadbolts. Small ones that hold the inside plate and those screws thread into 2 more screws which hold the outside assembly onto the door. The second set are black and use a flathead screwdriver. There...

Locksmithing: Titan deadbolt, deadbolt locks, exterior doors
deadbolt locks, exterior doors, question thanks: Hello Larry, No. You will have to replace the whole thing. The plug cylinder is designed to fit Titan locks. If you tried to put a high security cylinder into the lock, replacing the plug cylinder, the holes for the pins wouldn t line up and the...

Locksmithing: Titan door knobs, schlage locks, ms cook
schlage locks, ms cook, backset: Hello Ms. Cook, What is it about the Schlage locks that you purchased that keeps them from working on your house? If the holes are the wrong size you can resize them. If the existing holes are in the wrong place you can move them and cover the difference...

Locksmithing: Titan key in knobe & Dead bolt set, kwikset titan, kaba ilco
kwikset titan, kaba ilco, kwikset security: Hello Angelo, I don t know to what the other expert was referring to so I can t be certain about what he was saying. Titan is no longer made. It has been replaced by either UltraMax or Kwikset Security (I don t off hand know which). Either model is...

Locksmithing: Titan lock catching, harsh winter weather, kwikset ultramax
harsh winter weather, kwikset ultramax, deadbolt: Hello J Baker, Try locking/unlocking the lock with the door open. If it works better that way, the problem is the strike plate on the door jamb. It s not lining up properly, most likely due to your house settling and the door frame moving. Figure out...

Locksmithing: Toyota Camry door key, chrysler lebaron, 1992 chrysler lebaron
chrysler lebaron, 1992 chrysler lebaron, quality lubricant: Jim Yes, one key is usually the way these autos are set up. There are usually no reason to replace the locks unless the person has an accident that damaged the doors. Graphite gets very gummy when wet and it is messy. In dry conditions it is a great lubricant....

Locksmithing: SOMEONE TRIED TO STEAL OUR CAR AND BROKE A KEY OFF IN THE IGNITON, hometown aol, broken key
hometown aol, broken key, finacially: Hi Jeannie, Well, I guess before I can try and help you with your question, I m gonna need to know the year, make and model of the vehicle in question and I ll do my best to help. Charles D. Wyatt, Jr. CML,CMS Pres/Ceo A-Action Lock & Safe, Co. ...

Locksmithing: Transponder Car Keys, jeep grand cherokee, strattec keys
jeep grand cherokee, strattec keys, transponder car keys: Hello Robert, The Strattec keys are generally better when it comes to VATS or PASS keys. I ve not heard of them not working properly. You should take the one that didn t work back to the locksmith and have them check it. There are chances with any key...

Locksmithing: Travel Trailer Locks, kwikset titan, lock cylinder
kwikset titan, lock cylinder, key way: Hello Edward, On the edge of the door is a plate that surrounds the latch. Usually that has the name of the manufacturer, if not, it s most likely a cheap brand that may or may not be compatible with a Kwikset key. If your Titan key fits in the key...

Locksmithing: Trim removal on old Arrow deadbolt, double cylinder deadbolts, series assembly
double cylinder deadbolts, series assembly, interior doors: Hello James, I think I follow what you mean. Insert a working key into the inside key hole and turn it to the right. The metal you see below the holes will move and you can then see the screws. If you don t have a key, you ll need a locksmith to...

Locksmithing: Truck tool box lock., truck tool box, screw driver
truck tool box, screw driver, locksmith: Hello Brian. If it is a key with cuts on 1 side only then that will work o.k. Sometimes there is a number on the face of the lock that the locksmith can cut a key to. If it is a round barrel key than you will have to use a different approach. Get back to me...

Locksmithing: Truck tool box, truck tool box, box locks
truck tool box, box locks, broken key: Hi Michael, There are some VERY important factors that come into play when dealing with a broken key. First, I would need to know just what kind of car its broke in. Second, is it broke at the tip end, the middle or right at the head of the key. Third,...

Locksmithing: Trunk lock, little critters, auto parts store
little critters, auto parts store, seat area: Hello Liz. Get in the back seat area and face the rear seat. Push down and back on the front edge of the seat and try to lift it up. It should lift out. Then there are 2 screws-one on each side at the bottom of the back of the seat. Remove them and lift upthe...

Locksmithing: Tuff Stuff DEADBOLTS, spool pins, picking a lock
spool pins, picking a lock, double cylinder: UPDATE:05/02/2006 Hello Carole, I thought you should know that I have found out more information about Tuff Stuff locks. Try the following link to another question for more, and you should email me directly for what I can t say here. http://www.allexperts.com/answerq.asp?QuestionID=4290004&ExpertID=42028...

Locksmithing: "Turn Lever" moves to open position, schlage locks, thumb turn
schlage locks, thumb turn, lever moves: The Schlage 51 series lockset is designed so that you can push in on the thumb turn while turning it to the locked position. When this happens, the thumb turn is suppose to stay in place, meaning in the locked position even if the lock is unlocked with a...

Locksmithing: can't change my door knob, mortise lock, knobs
mortise lock, knobs, possible solutions: Hello Katie, I m not familiar with that brand of knob. There could be a few possible solutions. 1. It s a mortise lock and the knobs are attached to a threaded spindle. This means you need to unscrew them from the spindle to remove them. 2. It s...

Locksmithing: t handle garage door lock, garage door lock, lock cylinder
garage door lock, lock cylinder, e mail: Hello Katie, I m Mark one thing to note is that T handle locks are not meant to be rekeyed. Cost prohibitive. The locks are generally easy to manipulate. Your key that you use is basically picking the lock due to the key being close to the combination of...

Locksmithing: can't open the door, flat blade, interior side
flat blade, interior side, center hole: Hello Wilson, I m not sure what brand of lock this is so I ll try my best Does the interior knob have a turn unit in the center of the knob? If so, I assume you tried to rotate it. If it still wont let you turn the knob the door may have been shut for...

Locksmithing: can't open my trunk:( help!!:), toyota corolla 1992, toyota corolla
toyota corolla 1992, toyota corolla, wd 40: Hi sara, Sounds like the latch could be jammed. Could there be something in the trunk that has caught in the latch? First, try pushing down on the trunk lid (or thump on it with your fist) while turning the key or get someone to use the opener in the car....

Locksmithing: Can't remove deadbolt, set screw, small screws
set screw, small screws, mortise cylinder: Hello Brandy, If your lock has a large plate on the edge of the door it s most likely a mortise lock. The cylinder on the outside uses a mortise cylinder and those are threaded into the lock body and held in place with a set screw. The set screw can be...

Locksmithing: taking apart an old doorknob, push button lock, dry paint
push button lock, dry paint, schlage lock: Hello Luke, If your lock has a pushbutton on the inside (not one that turns) and it s a Schlage, it s quite an old lock. It may require you to press in on a retainer that is in the small part of the inside knob then pull the knob off. Then remove the...

Locksmithing: taking apart old doorknob/lock, screw drive, parimeter
screw drive, parimeter, door knobs: Hello Jack, The inside knob needs to be removed by pushing in on the stub as you called it. Once that is off, pry the rose (the larger metal part that is against the door) off. There should be a slot in the edge of it so look around the entire parimeter...

Locksmithing: how do I tighten a Kwikset door lock, kwikset locks, dead bolt
kwikset locks, dead bolt, screws: Hello Nolan, Try this: http://www.jmlock.com/kw_knob_install.pdf Those instructions work with the newer Kwikset locks that have hidden screws. If you still have trouble, try http://www.kwikset.com then click on Customer Service and then More FAQ s...

Locksmithing: tightening a door knob, rico torres, accurate answer
rico torres, accurate answer, locksmith: It should just slide on, if it is tight, then tap it with a rubber mallet. However, without looking at it, it s really hard to give you an accurate answer. If you can not figure it out, you might want to call a locksmith to come repair the lock for you. ...

Locksmithing: titan deadbolt, key gets stuck, kwikset locks, trunk locks
kwikset locks, trunk locks, wd 40: Hello Joseph, Get some WD-40 and spray it into the key slot. Insert the key and turn it both directions. Remove the key and spray some more; reinsert the key and turn both directions. They lock is getting filled with dirt and other substances from...

Locksmithing: titan deadbolt, security line, deadbolts
security line, deadbolts, deadbolt: Hello Gil, Try another key if you haven t to make sure it s not your copy of the key. Turn the lock from the inside thumbturn. If it locks and unlocks easily, your problem is inside the cylinder. If not, your bolt mechanism is worn out. It can be...

Locksmithing: titan lock, handleset, double cylinder
handleset, double cylinder, kwikset: Hello Harry, You need a double cylinder deadbolt. Your current one cannot be changed into such so you ll have to buy a new one. Take your key with you and have them rekey the new one to your existing key so it matches your other locks. A locksmith...

Locksmithing: training, foley belsaw, mail order
foley belsaw, mail order, locksmith training: Good morn, Mike. Look on the internet for schools in your area.I don t know of any there. I recomend the Foley Belsaw mail order course out of Mo. The price is good and you get a key machine that is upgradable to a code machine for a low price-the machine...

Locksmithing: transponder keys, nissan maxima, nissan dealership
nissan maxima, nissan dealership, factory originals: Hello Jimmy, Don t listen to the dealer. Take the key to a Locksmith and they should be able to cut and program it. I do recommend Strattec keys over ILCO when it comes to transponders and other electronic keys. I hope this helps. James www.jmlock.co...

Locksmithing: I am trying to remove deadbolt w/o visible screws, slide bolt, bottom knob
slide bolt, bottom knob, set screw: Hello Henry, If your deadbolt has a removable plate around the bolt: 1. Remove the faceplate from the edge of the door 2. Using a 5/64 Allen wrench (it may need to be slightly larger or smaller), insert it next to the bolt (of the deadbolt) toward the...

Locksmithing: tuff stuff-ripped off, professional locksmith, deadbolts
professional locksmith, deadbolts, stressful situation: Rekeying is almost always cheaper than replacing locks. This depends on the type of lock because some locks require more work to rekey than others so it may benefit the customer to have a new lock instead, but generally this isn t the case. I can t tell...

Locksmithing: tuff stuff, high security locks, tool bench
high security locks, tool bench, installation charges: UPDATE:05/02/2006 Hello Bob, I thought you should know that I have found out more information about Tuff Stuff locks. Try the following link to another question for more, and you should email me directly for what I can t say here. http://www.allexperts.com/answerq.asp?QuestionID=4290004&ExpertID=42028...

Locksmithing: do you have any tumblers for..., safe locks, safe co
safe locks, safe co, mfg name: Hi Ray, You will need to email me direct at: AActionLock@aol.com Please provide the mfg. name that is on the safe as well as the name on the current locks dial, or a few pictures in jpeg format. We do have safe locks in stock. Thanks, Charles...

Locksmithing: turning the lock over, keyholes, exterior doors
keyholes, exterior doors, rekeying: Hello Ryan, Unfortuantely you can t change the direction of the cylinders without a Kwikset tool. If you can get a locksmith to give you one they can show you how to use it. Or visit my youtube post about rekeying and it shows one. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OGenT_T0lRc...

Locksmithing: What type of lock will work for us?, clark security products, mortise locks
clark security products, mortise locks, school shooting in lancaster pa: Hello David. Any good mortise lock can have a lock cylinder on both sides of the door. That way you need a key to lock the door from either side. Students can t do it. If your using cylindrical knob locks-like in your house-those type will be costly. Give...

Locksmithing: UNABLE TO OPEN SAGA SAFE, slot wheel, lowe s
slot wheel, lowe s, home depot: Hello Jerry. Wow! I thought I was the only one still with a Saga. The wheels inside of the safe may have rusted together. Not much else you can do. Keep soaking around the dial. Lay it on it s back for awhile. Other than that, just pry the door off. A replacement...

Locksmithing: Unable to remove doorknob, flathead screwdriver, doorknob
flathead screwdriver, doorknob, retainer: Hello Mark, The inside knob stem is the one that needs removed. Most locks require a very small tool to depress the retainer fully. A screwdriver may not push it in far enough. Once depressed, pull on the knob. You may need to push in on the knob...

Locksmithing: Unknown safe, rico torres, inner workings
rico torres, inner workings, model number: Your only bet is to go and visually look at the safe. Get the brand, model number, and serial number. From there you will be able to call the manuf. and get drill points. Let me know if you have any further questions, Rico Torres 24 HR LOCKSMITH ...

Locksmithing: Unlocking a dexter privacy lock, cake icing, guest bathroom
cake icing, guest bathroom, center hole: Hello Bill, Think about how you lock the door when you are inside. Do you push in on a button or turn one to lock it? Or do you have to turn the handle? If you push in, and the part is in the middle of the knob you ll need something a bit stronger...

Locksmithing: Unlocking Our Safe, thumb turn, thanks for your patience
thumb turn, thanks for your patience, youy: The first # 6 means that it is a speical container-1 door. The second # 1 means one lock. The third # 9 means the year, 69,79,89,99 or close to it. The other four #s mean the amount made at that time. Does your dial have a thumb turn in the middle? Or does...

Locksmithing: Unlocking Weslock indoor privacy, flat head screwdriver, jar lids
flat head screwdriver, jar lids, weslock: Hello, when you have the exterior side of the lock off the door try to use a piece of rubber mat like the ones used to open jar lids. Rotate the rosette only. Hold the lock and see if the plate will rotate. Let me know if this works. If not you could drill...

Locksmithing: Update Cylinder In Mortise Lock., mortise locks, mortise cylinder
mortise locks, mortise cylinder, control freak: Jesse James what is the word? First Medeco is a high security cylinder. For your aplication concider this. Keys can t be duplicated by any other but you. Gives you key control. (control freak). The cylinder is bump proof ish and pick proof ish and drill...

Locksmithing: Upside Down Key in Door Knob, rico torres, locksmith shop
rico torres, locksmith shop, exterior doors: Michael, The easiest thing to do is to take it to a locksmith shop and ask them to flip the cylinder around. It s very easy to do with experience and the right tools. Without the right tools or experience is very difficult to guide you in the steps needed...

Locksmithing: Upside down key stuck in lock, door key, kwikset
door key, kwikset, locksmith: Hello Peter, You didn t mention the brand of lock you have but there should be either a small hole in one side of the handle that you can push a small probe into to remove the handle. Instead of a hole, it may be a protruding pin. Just push it in and...

Locksmithing: Using a Key gage, key key, micrometer
key key, micrometer, gauge: Hello Stan Zawila, Insert a cut key into the gauge starting at the first cut on the key and into the shallowest point on the gauge. Slide the key over toward the deeper cuts until the key stops. The mark on that part of the gauge shows you the cut on...

Locksmithing: unistall schlage passage set, screw driver, o ring
screw driver, o ring, light duty: Hello Clint. Use a small poker into the hole on the neck of the knob. Just below the knob. Press in and pull knob and remove poker and pull off knob. If it is light duty just pry off the rosette and there are the screws [2]. If it is a heavy duty than you...

Locksmithing: unlock file cabinet, rico torres, how to pick a lock
rico torres, how to pick a lock, google: Paul, Go to google or yahoo video and type, how to pick a lock. There you will be able to find out how to pick the lock for a filing cabinet. It is very easy, however I can not tell you how to do it, as I would be hurting security of those who read this....

Locksmithing: unlocking our bathroom door, wire coat hanger, cake frosting
wire coat hanger, cake frosting, stiff piece: Hello Leah, You have to use a small screwdriver if you don t have the emergency key. Put it into the hole and turn it, it should go to the left. You may also be able to use a small stiff piece of paper such as a credit card or ID. Insert it behind...

Locksmithing: uPVC door lock, rico torres, lock cylinder
rico torres, lock cylinder, face plate: Brian, Just the lock. Open the door and on the side you will see a screw that is at the same height as the lock cylinder. If you can not see it, then you might have a face plate covering that portion. In this case remove the face plate 2 to 3 screws...

Locksmithing: upside down master lock, stockade fence, bolt cutters
stockade fence, bolt cutters, key hole: Hello Suzy, First, get a regular copy of your key. Take the key home and cut off the head (the large part that the key ring goes through). With pliers, take the small key and insert it into the key hole and turn, holding it until the body of the padlock...

Locksmithing: Van computer, old laptop, desk top
old laptop, desk top, somer: Hello Angelo, Good to hear from you again. I don t keep my laptop in my van. I only take it with me when I feel there s a chance I may need it. I wouldn t recommend using a PC in your van unless you want to take it out when the weather is cold or...

Locksmithing: Victor Cannon Ball Safe - Top Door Stuck, lithium grease, steel hammer
lithium grease, steel hammer, cannon ball: It sounds like you were looking at the combo change hole. Watch the wheels when you dial the combo. Does the first wheel start turning first. If so that is the last # of the combo. You might want to spray some lube in there and see if that helps to free up...

Locksmithing: Vintage Meilink Safe, professional locksmith, masonic lodge
professional locksmith, masonic lodge, rosiclare illinois: Hello Walter. You are lucky. Take the door to 1/4 open and left up while you wiggle the door back and forth until the door comes off it s hinges. There maybe some thin washers ,just becareful that you put them back where they came from. Take the door to...

Locksmithing: VW Passat Duplicate Key, ebay auction, volkswagen passat
ebay auction, volkswagen passat, key remote control: Hello Jigar, You are taking a risk buying from an ebay auction. If you lost the only key you have for your car, the dealer is the ONLY option. You must have an original to get any other keys. Try a locksmith if you have at least one working key. ...

Locksmithing: video's, foley belsaw, mail order
foley belsaw, mail order, video school: Hello Greg. I did not know that there was a locksmith video school. It is better than just a mail order school. You can see what your being taught. A hands on school is the best. Foley-Belsaw is a good mail order school and any videos from the internet on...

Locksmithing: WEIGHT OF SAFE, hello dawn, good luck
hello dawn, good luck: Hello Dawn. I did not see your model in my records. Depending on the age the weight will differ. 50 year old safes 3 high could weigh 6-800 lbs. New ones could be 200 lbs. Look up Meilink company on the net to find a home page and give them a call. Good luck,...

Locksmithing: WEISERBOLT LOCK, rekey, lock cylinder
rekey, lock cylinder, weiser: Hello Doug, I have yet to see one in person but it looks like (from the pictures on Weiserlock.com) that the lock removes in the same way as the older Weiser knobs. Remove the lock from the door. Insert the existing key. Pull on the tailpiece as you...

Locksmithing: Weiser broken lock, weiser lock, handleset
weiser lock, handleset, locksmith shop: Hello Bill, Any part of a lock that is made of cast metal is most likely not replaceable. If the part is supposed to be connected to the thumpiece of a handleset, you are out of luck. Take the whole assembly to a locksmith shop as they may be able to...

Locksmithing: Weiser doble keyed deadbolt, no screws, clock position
no screws, clock position, o clock: Hello Bruce, Some deadbolts have a cover over the inside cylinder which covers the mouting screws. Others you must insert a working key into the inside deadbolt and turn it clockwise until the 2 holes in the cover plate reveal the screw heads (most of...

Locksmithing: Weiser Lock, thumb turn, hanle
thumb turn, hanle, cylinder type: MIKE, IT APPEARS THAT THE BUILDER IS TELLING THE TRUTH. I HAVE INCLUDED THE DESCRIPTION OF THE 530 FUNCTION TAKEN FROM THE MANUFACTURERS WEB SITE. IT LOOKS LIKE YOU WOULD HAVE TO TURN THE INSIDE BUTTON TO LOCK YOUR HANDLE. THE KEY WOULD GET YOU IN ONLY. THE...

Locksmithing: Weiser lock rekeying, turning the key, nac
turning the key, nac, tumbler: Hello Michael, I m not familiar with nac , what is that? I know that Weiser requires that you insert the existing key, pull on the spring-loaded tailpiece while turning the key to pull the cylinder out. If this doesn t help, let me know and I ll...

Locksmithing: Weiser Masterkey Question, master locks, master pin
master locks, master pin, rekey: Hello John, You have it slightly wrong. It s not the master key minus the regular key. To determine the pins, first write down the master key then below that write the regular key. Draw a horizontal line under that as if you were adding the 2 numbers...

Locksmithing: Welch Door Knob Removal, mortise lock, screw out
mortise lock, screw out, turn the screw: Hi Tedd, I guess that I m going to need to see a pic of this lock before I can advise further. I m sure that I ve dealt with this before, but its kinda like.... out of sight out of mind so to say.... Charles D. Wyatt, Jr. CML,CMS Pres/Ceo A-Action...

Locksmithing: Welch door lock, door latch, hometown aol
door latch, hometown aol, safe co: Hi Jane, Sorry for the delay, but been VERY busy and aol s mainframe in Knoxville, TN has been down, so NO on-line for us. Anyway, Please send me a picture and I ll be gald to help you when I can see what I m working with. Thanks, Charles D. Wyatt,...

Locksmithing: WesLock Rekey, weslock, side doors
weslock, side doors, rekey: KWIKSET PINS ARE DIFFERENT LENGTH THAN WESLOCK SO IT WILL BE VERY DIFFICULT TO KEY THEM ALIKE, ALSO WESLOCK HAS DIFFERENT SPACING THAN KWIKSET SO THE KEYS WILL NEVER FUNCTION VERY WELL. WESLOCK PLUGS ARE HELD INTO THE KNOB BY A SCREW IN THE BACK OF THE CYLINDER....

Locksmithing: Work van inverter wiring, van doors, smokey mountains
van doors, smokey mountains, running computers: Ok, first rule is..... NEVER leave your computer in your service van overnight, esp in the dead of winter and in the heat of summer.. these two seasons will reek havick on a hard drive ! cold weather will slow down the computer some and the only effect I ve...

Locksmithing: wages, locksmith, wages
locksmith, wages, good luck: Hello Greg. Service calls vary from $25.00 to $45.00. Labor rates vary from $20.00 up for 1 hour. Sometimes you charge by the job. Commercial calls will keep you very busy and pay the bills plus put some in your bank. Cars and access entry are the hottest...

Locksmithing: I was just wondering how you..., safe co, cml
safe co, cml, aol: I answered a question for a person awhile back and thats when the nominations started...... It is apparent that the AllExperts system will allow a person to nominate someone over and over. It is my thought that they would have restricted the nominations...

Locksmithing: Yale Double-cylinder Deadbolt Replacement, mortice locks, flat screwdriver
mortice locks, flat screwdriver, thumb turn: Assuming I understand the lock you have is a mortise lock. 1. It can be replaced with a similar new lock, probably not readily available but can be ordered. It also can be replaced by a more modern style by using what is called instal-a-lock or remodeler...

Locksmithing: Yale deadbolt cylinder rotates freely, lock cylinder, deadbolt
lock cylinder, deadbolt, mortise: I have to assume some things, if it is in fact a mortise deadbolt then it is threaded or screwed in or out of the lock.There should be a plate on the edge of the door that the bolt itself is set in. There should be 2 screws, top and bottom, that hold that...

Locksmithing: Yale doorknob switch out., no screws, rico torres
no screws, rico torres, push pin: On the outside you will find a push pin on the side of the knob. With the knob in the unlocked position push the pin to remove the outside knob. Once the outside knob has been removed, take off the flange on the outside. You will find two screws behind this...

Locksmithing: Yale lever broken, latch, screws
latch, screws, nina: Nem Yo Nina. That is No good in Hungarian. First see if there are any holes on the inside or outside area on the neck of the lock (between the door and the part you would grab with your hand). If so, try to push a small point into the hole and at the...

Locksmithing: Yardeni double cylinder deadbolt, no screws, interior face
no screws, interior face, yardeni: Hello David, The allen screws should loosen the cylinders but I ve never heard of Yardeni until today when I searched online for them. Try this site: http://www.yardenilocks.co.il/ Send them an email and see if they can help you. James www.jmlock.co...

Locksmithing: Yardeni double cylinder deadbolt, no screws, interior face
no screws, interior face, luck jim: DAVID, I AM NOT FAMILIAR WITH YARDENI LOCK. I LOOKED THEM UP AND FOUND THAT THEY ARE AN ISRAELI COMPANY THAT HAS CHANGED HANDS RECENTLY. I HAVE NOT FOUND ANY LOCK REMOVAL INSTRUCTIONS ANYWHERE, SORRY. I HAVE FOUND A U.S. DISTRIBUTOR WHICH IS AS FOLLOWS. ...

Locksmithing: yale double cylinder locks, yale locks, google search
yale locks, google search, cylinder locks: Stuart, It is spelled LOK SHOT. Manufacturer: Strattec Description: STRATTEC LOK SHOT Synthetic Aerosol Lubricant I ve seen priced anywhere from $5 a can to $12 a can. If you order from www.HLFLAKE.com you are looking for item number: 692781...

Locksmithing: yale double cylinder locks, machine screws, cylinder locks
machine screws, cylinder locks, wood screws: First of all, yes, there are replacements for this type of lock but sometimes some of the dimensions or hole locations are different. As to the hard operation. It is very easy to get something out of place or just not centered in a hole or slot inside...

Locksmithing: york safe, wont move, o clock
wont move, o clock, proper sequence: Larry, If this is a standard dial sequence then what you do is: The opening index is the 12 o clock mark. All numbers land on this mark. Put dial on 0 . Rotate dial to first number pass this number three times then on the fourth stop on it. Rotate...

Locksmithing: zero out a Mosler safe, mosler safes, mosler safe
mosler safes, mosler safe, factory numbers: Hello Dwayne. The number you gave goes like this; 1=one dial, 2=two areas/door -drawer, 9=year made 89,99, 1949= unit made in that year. Is the dial chrome and when you turn it past 0 it makes a click click sounds? If so, you will need a Mosler 302 change...

Logistics/Supply Chain: AAA Containers, supplemental type certificate, airbus a320
supplemental type certificate, airbus a320, ld3: Dear Kriz, Many thanks for your e-mail. I haven’t looked at A320/1 freighter in details. The conversion of this aircraft will be in Russia (by the EADS/EFW joint venture with Russia) and the STC (supplemental type certificate) is already in the pipeline....

Logistics/Supply Chain: Freighter Aircraft Selection, doom and gloom, freighter aircraft
doom and gloom, freighter aircraft, economic recession: Dear Kriz, Many thanks for your follow up question. It is very difficult to comment on your intended operation and aircraft type that you are looking at without actually seeing your business plan. Frankly, this is outside the scope of interaction via this...

Logistics/Supply Chain: Air freight, shipping air freight, air freight forwarder
shipping air freight, air freight forwarder, volume numbers: Are you looking to ship freight or to become an air freight forwarder? If shipping air freight, find a good forwarder. The market is competitive so you will have many choices. If you want to become an air freight forwarder you are going to need some...

Logistics/Supply Chain: brokerage license, customs brokerage, ltl truckload
customs brokerage, ltl truckload, freight brokerage: Yes Kate. These are two different licenses. I know little about customs brokerage but I think it involves customs and import/export tariffs and documentation. I think this is all under Department of Homeland Security now. Domestic freight brokerage is...

Logistics/Supply Chain: Certified Logistics Professional, emirates airline, skyline college
emirates airline, skyline college, accredited centers: Dear Ajoy, Many thanks for your question. As far as I know, the centers accredited for IATA/FIATA in UAE are The Skyline College of Sharjah and the Emirates (Airline) Aviation College in Dubai. The National Association of Freight and Logistics (NAFL) based...

Logistics/Supply Chain: How to calculate weight, automatic applications, time shipping
automatic applications, time shipping, packaging materials: Sorry for the delay - I just got the email. You may want to contact your software vendor to see how the program can handle this. In our automatic applications, the customer selects how many pallets they will be using and the system then adds the pallet...

Logistics/Supply Chain: Difference between Logistics & Supply Chain, logistics supply chain management, supply chain management
logistics supply chain management, supply chain management, wholesale company: Rasheed: Logistics includes physical distribution, warehousing, freight transportation (inbound and outbound from manufacturing plants and in some industries customer service (sales order processing, inventory planning and production planning. Supply...

Logistics/Supply Chain: Difference between Logistics & Supply Chain, global manufacturing and supply chain management, supply chain management
Logistics/Supply Chain: Difference between Logistics & Supply Chain, global manufacturing and supply chain management, supply chain management, customer relations

Logistics/Supply Chain: IATA Qualification, university of wollongong, supply chain management
university of wollongong, supply chain management, transportation logistics: Dear Amit, Many thanks for your e-mail. Welcome to the field of logistics. Not being sure what area of logistics you have joined, I would suggest a few of institutions that you may want to contact and find your interests. For transportation logistics (if...

Logistics/Supply Chain: Need of Moral Support, working in dubai, university of wollongong
working in dubai, university of wollongong, skyline college: Dear Sivakumar, Many thanks for your question. To be honest, I am not sure I understand your query clearly. If I can take a shot at it, I presume, you are asking how you can better your understanding of the logistics business so that you can go up the career...

Logistics/Supply Chain: Shipping Costs from Indonesia?, small quantities, clothing manufacturer
small quantities, clothing manufacturer, air freight: You have 2 choices - air and water. Choice depends on how much you want to spend and how quick do you want it. You need to shop around with the large and small air freight forwarders to get the best price. Same if you decide to go via ocean. If small...

Logistics/Supply Chain: Supply Chain Management, supply chain management, recruitment sources
supply chain management, recruitment sources, supplychainmanagement: Hi Had the opportunity to check out the website. Infact its aimed to be pretty comprehensive with reference to the SCM space. The freight content/ factors etc are pretty good and too much focus on recruitment related stuff in the site. Overall there are...

Logistics/Supply Chain: Clarification - Over Pivot Rate, coordination committee, satheesh
coordination committee, satheesh, mr ram: Dear Satheesh, Many thanks for your question. There is no such rule, these days ways, which says that the over pivot (OP) rate should be lower than the application charge at pivot weight. It is individual airlines pricing policy that would dictate the charging...

Logistics/Supply Chain: cargo care, freight status, airline cargo
freight status, airline cargo, cargo care: Dear Glad, Many thanks for your question/s. For some reason, I distinctly recall having responded to very similar queries. Anyhow, here is a my response: Answer 1: a) Only the Master Airwabill can be traced and tracked via any airline cargo system. b)...

Logistics/Supply Chain: logistics foundation courses, audience, sheriff
Logistics/Supply Chain: logistics foundation courses, audience, sheriff

Logistics/Supply Chain: help, quality assurance manager, freight forwarding company
quality assurance manager, freight forwarding company, quality management system: Dear Noz, Many thanks for your questions. These questions seem to be internal to your companyand meant to check the proficiency of the staff, hence, normally I refrain from answering them! I have, however, made an exception in this case and my answers are...

Logistics/Supply Chain: iata cargo, training folks, national airline
training folks, national airline, ready reference: Dear Irene, Many thanks for your question. The best is to contact IATA training folks to let you know where is the nearest centre closer to your geographical location. You can also check with them about their on-line programme. For your ready reference, you...

Logistics/Supply Chain: international Bike shipment, military ships, shipping office
military ships, shipping office, international bike: Your friend needs to get with the Base shipping office. The Military ships Motorcycles back to the states all the time for it s Soldiers. Beware of the Duty fee s which may be charged. Most likely, the cycle will be loaded onto a ship in Japan and when...

Logistics/Supply Chain: logistics foundation courses, audience experience, software architects
audience experience, software architects, central eastern europe: Hi Good day Thanks for the information. Again we are looking at EU regions here and therefore putting in a simple course material can be done. Ofcourse, we need to factor the depth to which we need to take the audience through. And like you mentioned the...

Logistics/Supply Chain: Sufficient Cargo For ULD, paint primers, automobile paint
paint primers, automobile paint, uld: Dear Nompumelelo, Many thanks for your question. Not having a full ULD load is not a problem as you can tender in the cargo on per kilo rate and cargo will be unitized with other cargo. For an airline or a forwarder, this is not an issue. Best regards,...

Logistics/Supply Chain: Advice, homework question, homework questions
homework question, homework questions, classic essay: Mario Not sure to what rude and patronizing remarks you are referring. I did not answer your question and simply flagged it as Homework question As experts, we are volunteering our time Free of Charge to help others. I personally think this is...

Logistics/Supply Chain: broker license?, mc number, luck jim
mc number, luck jim, fmcsa: Debbie, someone need to be licensed by the FMCSA as a motor carrier. The Broker is only licensed to arrange transportation and they must do so only with licensed motor carriers. You can get your own operating authority which includes your DOT and MC number...

Logistics/Supply Chain: Starting a carrer in logistics, renowned institute, nitie
Logistics/Supply Chain: Starting a carrer in logistics, renowned institute, nitie, manufacturing organization

Logistics/Supply Chain: Logistics/shipping/supply chain, saudi petrochemical company, supply chain logistics management
saudi petrochemical company, supply chain logistics management, council of supply chain management professionals: Syed: The best supply chain & Logistics management training is obtained from the Council of Supply Chain management Professionals (CSCMP) or the American Production & Inventory Control Society (APICS) Sincerely, Pete Crosby Principal, Supply Chain...

Logistics/Supply Chain: Reg: Freight Forwarder process, third party logistics, logistics service provider
third party logistics, logistics service provider, freight logistics: Hi Good day Freight forwarding is very similar to the third party logistics service provider but in India mostly related to the international movement. Typically a freight forwarder handles the complete goods/cargo handling as a third party and across...

Logistics/Supply Chain: Starting a carrer in logistics, post graduate diploma, entry level position
post graduate diploma, entry level position, corporate ladder: Hi - Good day Nice to know that you are interested to pursue a career in the Logistics & SCM space. From your profile with experience understand that you are technically aligned and now inclined to develop and build your expertise in Logistics & SCM...

Logistics/Supply Chain: airfreight, delhi airport, billing rates
delhi airport, billing rates, booking procedure: Glad: This is a long and involved request for work. Our billing rates are from $200/hour to $400/hour, dependent upon the nature of the project. Please contact me if you wish to have my firm work on this project. Thank you. Sincerely, Pete...

Logistics/Supply Chain: question about trade preference levels, nafta, preferential trade
nafta, preferential trade, general notes: Hi Leonisa Preferential Trade programs are quite complicated and each has its own specific requirements. You may not be able to claim NAFTA as Spain is not a NAFTA member. The applicability depends on the specific circumstance. Slight variations can...

Logistics/Supply Chain: Airlines, mnc in india, iata uftaa
mnc in india, iata uftaa, dear linda: Dear Linda, Many thanks for your question. I would suggest that you apply for an vacancies arising in the business development and marketing side of airlines where your background will be quite useful. The IATA/UFTAA course will give you an insight into the...

Logistics/Supply Chain: Certified logisitics courses, university of wollongong, skyline college
university of wollongong, skyline college, supply chain management: Dear Syed, Many thanks for your question. There are a number of institutions who have programme in transportation logistics. I would suggest that you contact them and find what suits your interest. For transportation logistics (if you are in the forwarding...

Logistics/Supply Chain: logistics audit, documentation check, distribution centre
documentation check, distribution centre, macro level: Hi Good day My apologies for for the delay if any in giving you an answer. Logistics and Supply Chain Audits are pretty macro level terms and shall cover the entire gamut of auditing every relevant process in the system from Supplier till Warehouse/...

Logistics/Supply Chain: Payment check cancelled, appropriate authority, transportation business
appropriate authority, transportation business, freight charges: Debby, I need to clarify your use of the term COD. 1. Are you talking Freight Collect and you are trying to collect the freight charges? or 2. The COD was for the value of the load to be collected on behalf of the seller? Either way you have a problem,...

Logistics/Supply Chain: scm, head consulting, reply thanks
head consulting, reply thanks, asking this question: Hi Pls take time to check out the all experts site and you will find a similar question already answered by an Expert. And please detail the question as much as possible and also give more details about what you do and what is your primary interest in...

Logistics/Supply Chain: scm, outbound logistics, supply chain logistics
outbound logistics, supply chain logistics, inbound logistics: Hi Thanks for the query. At the outset would like to say that the two parts of the question complement each other. Indeed logistics involves end to end material and information flow across the entire part of the Supply & Demand Chain for any organisation....

Logistics/Supply Chain: Business Plan, air cargo business, sample business plan
air cargo business, sample business plan, management books: Dear Mahendra, Many thanks for your e-mail. I am afraid, there isn t any off the shelf buiness plan that you buy. The plans will have to be created for individual cases and tailored for the same. you can probably find guidelines in management books used by...

Logistics/Supply Chain: Cargo Weight & Peak Period, electrical home appliances, height in centimeters
electrical home appliances, height in centimeters, valentine s day: Dear Kriz, Thank you for your question. The chargeable weight for air cargo is based on weight per kg or else the volume displacement whichever is higher. Volume weight is calculated on the basis of 1 kg displaces 6000 cu.cms of space (in airline jargon is...

Logistics/Supply Chain: Clarification about Airline Courses., carear, iata course
carear, iata course, airport operations: Ahmed, Many thnak for your follow up question. My comments apply to most airline commercial or operations jobs. I would suggest that you check out with the training department of the airline with their headquaters nearest to see if they offer courses in airport...

Logistics/Supply Chain: dispatch services, direct shippers, luck jim
direct shippers, luck jim, internet load: Ron, I m making the assumption that the OO s will all be running under their own authority and you will be arranging transportation with the direct shippers. If that s the case the short answer is yes you need to have a brokers license. The good news it...

Logistics/Supply Chain: Freight Broker or Agent ??, collections etc, surety bond
collections etc, surety bond, freight broker: Natasha, the choice will come down to what works best in your situation. To be an independent broker you need to be licensed by FMCSA and maintain a surety bond. As an agent for Landstar or any other broker you are essentially acting as a commission sales...

Logistics/Supply Chain: interview, company recruitment, outsized cargo
company recruitment, outsized cargo, police supervision: Dear Abhilash, There are various processes that apply to big and outsized cargo. Depending on local regulations, it can be subjected to cooling periods, or else packing of the cargo is done under security personnel/police supervision and transported to the...

Logistics/Supply Chain: LOWCOST CARGO, airline operators, airline cargo
airline operators, airline cargo, realistic level: Dear Lorenzo, Many thanks for your question. Traditional airline cargo operations are, by nature, a low cost, no frills, airport to airport operations. Integrators like FedEx, UPS, DHL etc are the full service operators. Without really knowing your business...

Logistics/Supply Chain: About Logistic, supply chain logistics, logistics network
supply chain logistics, logistics network, biological regulation: Dear Rohit, Many thanks for your question. I presume, the word ‘persing’ was a typo for ‘pursuing’ i.e. you are pursuing MBA in logistics? The freshers that you mention will have some back ground in the business if they are planning to enroll for MBA in logistics....

Logistics/Supply Chain: NEGATIVE INVENTORIES., inventory count, location references
inventory count, location references, erp implementation: Hi Good day Negative Inventory as you all are aware of, is the situation where in the stock or inventory count as per books and/or system is below zero. Since the query is on negative inventory and its impacts, which is pretty generic since the inventory...

Logistics/Supply Chain: owner of a truck or just driver, driving experiance, writing a good reference
driving experiance, writing a good reference, trucking business: David, you are very astute to be asking these questions before you commit to the costs of owning a truck. You have hit right at the core of what it takes to be successful in any business and that is knowing your costs and revenue you can generate. The simple...

Logistics/Supply Chain: query, ocean lines, traxon
ocean lines, traxon, modes of transportation: Dear Pooja, Many thanks for your e-mail. The CSCP certification is a qualification that you gain in the field of supply chain and is valuable. This is recognized more in the US and is slowly gaining popularity outside US. There aren’t many certification programme...

Logistics/Supply Chain: Sea shipments HBL & MBL., customs clearance, ocean bill of lading
customs clearance, ocean bill of lading, sea shipments: Dear Ujwal, Many thanks for your question. I am not an expert on the ocean side of the business, however, as I am aware, you can consolidate under a master OBL (Ocean bill of lading) or CTD (Combined Transportation Document) and have the all the documents...

Logistics/Supply Chain: safety inventory, safety stock, correlation coefficient
safety stock, correlation coefficient, safety inventory: George: We can solve your problem, but we will need to be paid for our time to solve it. Please contact me at 310-553-6837 if you are interested in retaining me and CGR Management Consultants to help you resolve your safety stock calculation issue. ...

Logistics/Supply Chain: Cost model for Warehousing operations, supply chain logistics management, management consulting firm
supply chain logistics management, management consulting firm, supply chain logistics: Harshad: Our consulting group is a supply chain logistics management consulting firm. We specialize in projects such as you mention, like cost modelling of warehouse operations. Your project requires that we charge for our services to provide a solution....

Logistics/Supply Chain: duties of airline cargo staff, airline cargo, cargo department
airline cargo, cargo department, destination station: Dear Monish, Many thanks for your question. Once the cargo is handed over to the airline, ready for carriage, then it goes thru a security screening/cooling -- or whatever security process to make the cargo sterile and then either it is stored in the warehouse...

Logistics/Supply Chain: International trade, import procedures, madhavan
import procedures, madhavan, freight forwarder: Hi Good day Couple of areas which require clarity here. Importing consignments follows a pretty standard operating procedure and there shall be minor changes depending on the country to where its being imported. The freight forwarder is usually the...

Logistics/Supply Chain: Leasing truck onto my company, trucking business, contract example
trucking business, contract example, owner operators: Megan, I don t have any lease agreements. Check this website for general information of interest to Owner Operators: http://www.ooida.com/ Here are examples of common terms in an Owner Operator agreement: http://www.crengland.com/jobopp/index.jsp?page=ind_contractor_owner...

Logistics/Supply Chain: landed costs, documentation fees, inventory cost
documentation fees, inventory cost, billing rate: George: The first consultation is without obligation. Thanks for rating me. The second and subsequent consultations are paid in advance. The billing rate is $250 per hour. Please send your check for as many hours as you feel is warranted to: ...

Logistics/Supply Chain: SCM Software, management consultants, consulting group
management consultants, consulting group, supply chain: Deepak: Yes, my consulting group and I both do assessments of SCM software. We also specify, evaluate, and select SCM software. Also, are IT consultants can manage an installation of SCM software. Please contact me to receive a proposal on how we would...

Logistics/Supply Chain: trying to figure out formulas for inventory costs, inventory carrying cost, transportation days
inventory carrying cost, transportation days, safety stock: George, I wouldn t use a paper formula. To much is involved and time is of the essence in the world I live. I would use a military web site for Military goods but for civilian assets in which I must support my ship a good web site is http://www.exportcompliance.com/landed_cost_calculator.asp....

Logistics/Supply Chain: Career as ariline professional, worst case scenarios, doom and gloom
worst case scenarios, doom and gloom, airline cargo: Dear Monish, Many thanks for your e-mail. I am flattered to hear that you want to be another Ram Menen. I am not too sure how to answer this question!! All I can say is that there is no short cut to hard work and learning. At every stage you need to ensure...

Logistics/Supply Chain: Do we have the rights to hold freight due to unpaid messenger fee, small claims court, telephone conversations
small claims court, telephone conversations, air shipment: Hi Good day Questions of similar kind and nature has been answered twice and in one of the forums i had even given my thought In any case, we cannot hold the consignments of any client for non payment of any fees related to the shipment..because the...

Logistics/Supply Chain: Distribution centre in supply chain management., project management consultants, public warehouses
project management consultants, public warehouses, supply chain management: TA: Did Borders replace the Cornwall distribution center (DC) with another, or is it using outside 3PL public warehouses? Are the direct deliveries to small retailers from Publishers and printers DCs? Direct deliveries take on a different configuration...

Logistics/Supply Chain: Logistics CRM, telephone management system, warehouse management system
telephone management system, warehouse management system, operational support system: Dear Abhinav, Many thanks for your repeat question. As I said before, CRM is an extension of a company s customer management philosophy. Common to all is the database where you record your customer s comprehensive details starting from business (and business...

Logistics/Supply Chain: logistices, foodservice distributors, public warehouses
foodservice distributors, public warehouses, conteiners: Logistics is now one of the most relevant issues on the foreign trade field. A logistic professional s goal is to arrange the available resources in order to transport goods from one place to another in the quickest, safest and costless possible way. ...

Logistics/Supply Chain: logistics, airplane safety, seamless movement
airplane safety, seamless movement, stock control: Dear Pardip, Many thanks for your question. I presume you are talking about the team that generally controls the movement of Unit Load Devices within an airline or other similar entities. The role that these folks is very critical to the smooth operation...

Logistics/Supply Chain: logistics, uld, logistics
uld, logistics: ULD means Unit Load Devices. The entire term as you provided could be the name of a logistics company or simply jargon meaning a network of ULD logistics providers. In order to better understand the meaning of the term, one would nee to know the context...

Logistics/Supply Chain: Procedure for new Airline, viable business plan, civil aviation authority
viable business plan, civil aviation authority, air operator: Dear Vikash, Many thanks for your question. The very first place to start an airline is to do a detailed business case to see the viability of the project and identify routes/equipment requirement. Once you are satisfied that you have a viable business plan...

Logistics/Supply Chain: My question, senthil, logistics
senthil, logistics, india: Dear Senthil Kumar Good day On the first question, didnot understand as to where the exports be from? But taking it as exports from India, please check the www.eximkey.com site and you should get the answers. Ofcourse if will take sometime to go through...

Logistics/Supply Chain: Re:To further my studies in Dubai, wollongong university, aerospace university
wollongong university, aerospace university, supply chain management: Dear Suresh, Many thanks for your question. I am delighted to hear that you will be relocating to Dubai and would be looking at furthering your education qualifications in the field of supply chain management. There are a number of colleges which are offering...

Logistics/Supply Chain: for research, target organisation, target audience
target organisation, target audience, logistics costs: Hi Good day Nice to know that you are doing a project in SCM. And you are on the right path in creating a questionnaire and get the response from a select audience and/or target audience. Since you have mentioned the company, please get guidance from...

Logistics/Supply Chain: airport operations, emirates group, skyline college
emirates group, skyline college, aviation field: Dear Umar, Many thanks for your repeat question. I do apologize for having taken for granted that you were in Dubai. For you, if you are looking for qualification options, I would suggest that you go the IATA/UFTAA course or IATA airport management diploma....

Logistics/Supply Chain: logistics audit, core objective, core objectives
core objective, core objectives, work flow: Hi Good day The queries about logistics audit has been addressed by self quite some time back. Request you to check out the same. Meanwhile, to give you a brief, ensuring end to end processes are implemented and giving the RoI/ efficiencies in the logistics...

Logistics/Supply Chain: lost shipment, contractual law, indirect damages
contractual law, indirect damages, lovecchio: It depends by the eventual clause written in the contract like direct and indirect damages . Only in these ways you can be paid more than the penalty or you can force the freight forwarder to take additional actions. Tahnk you and best regards Giuseppe...

Logistics/Supply Chain: please help, lesotho border, dear queen
lesotho border, dear queen, supermarket chain: Dear Queen, Many thanks for your repeat questions (good to hear from you) which are complex ones. Without really frilling into the actual case history, it would be very difficult to give you a clear answer. Hence, my response at this stage will be very basic...

Logistics/Supply Chain: weight restriction & standarts for internatiol cargo, international air freight, weight restriction
international air freight, weight restriction, volume weight: Dear Dulat, Many thanks for your question. Let me clarify one thing .... the restriction for size and weight depends on what aircraft the cargo is going to be loaded on.. the dimension that you have mentioned is not a problem for loading on wide bodied passenger...

Logistics/Supply Chain: Career Guidance, logistics, customs brokerage
logistics, customs brokerage, trucking: There are no particular studies required for entering the logistics industry. It is generally based on practical experience. You may need some management and logistics courses when the time comes to move up a pay grade or two. There are licenses required,...

Logistics/Supply Chain: Dedicated Trucks, fleet operator, jerry flynn
fleet operator, jerry flynn, commerce ca: Jim: It depends upon the reputation and the quality of the service of the dedicated carrier. I know of an excellect dedicated fleet operator, TCI Leasing, in Commerce, CA They may be able to refer you to a good carrier in your city. The contact is...

Logistics/Supply Chain: Inventory Constraint vs Level Loaded Production, inventory control society, american production and inventory control society
inventory control society, american production and inventory control society, level loading: Matt: You may wish to visit the website of the American Production and Inventory Control Society (APICS). They have many ideas and solutions for your problem. Sincerely, Peter Crosby Principal, Supply Chain Practice CGR Management Consultants LL...

Logistics/Supply Chain: Logistics, 4PL
4PL: The logistics industry is committed to deliver the products/services requested by the customers and the end users at the time, cost and quality desired. We can speak of physical products but also of services (health care, IT, governments). The logistics...

Logistics/Supply Chain: Managing schedule lines, basic math formulas, institute of supply management
basic math formulas, institute of supply management, inventory control society: Rhonda: Best way to learn about production scheduling, purchasing, and logistics, is to join or attend your local chapter of three professional associations: American Production and Inventory Control Society (APICS) Institute of Supply Management (ISM...

Logistics/Supply Chain: Managing schedule lines, sap training, partial shipments
sap training, partial shipments, production scheduling: Rhonda: There are many SAP training resources available for the SAP production scheduling modules and applications. Suggest you contact your IT department and talk to your SAP rep, or search the net for SAP training aids and or consultants. Sincerely,...

Logistics/Supply Chain: problem!!!, physical distribution management, finished goods inventory
physical distribution management, finished goods inventory, supply chain functions: Martin: This is a very common problem, given all the definitions of supply chain functions, which include: Source (purchase parts, components, and/or materials and ingredients, or supply ) Make (produce a product, through manufacturing processes) ...

Logistics/Supply Chain: Question about logistic, short time, clarity
short time, clarity, relevance: Hi Couple of things that i donot understand in your query. What workshop does you superior want you to set up? And what kind of technics are we discussing here? If you can provide the above clarity, can try my best to help in relevance Regards Shaj...

Logistics/Supply Chain: answer given to a person on agent vs broker, full service brokers, broker jim
full service brokers, broker jim, third choice: Thanks for this additional insight Les. I was aware that this arrangement exists but do not have any contact with people who are involved on this scenario. Do the students need to sign any type of agreement to work exclusively with the training company...

Logistics/Supply Chain: Customs brokerage + CSCP ?, customs brokerage, freight brokerage
customs brokerage, freight brokerage, uscbp: Being certified and qualified never hurts, the more the better. Having said that, you may wish to weigh the opportunity cost. If you are pursuing Customs Brokerage solely, this may not be as relevant. If your interest leans more towards logistics then I...

Logistics/Supply Chain: Global Express service providers, global express, express service
global express, express service, time delivery: Roy: KEY criteria for evaluate express service providers are: Cost On-time delivery OSD=overage, shortage, damage Customer service: ease of tracking and order processing Breath of service Number and location of collection points etc. Pete Crosby...

Logistics/Supply Chain: Lebanon english useage and abbreviations, ACRONYM I/O, LEBANON
ACRONYM I/O, LEBANON: Annie, In my experience I have come across many acronyms which have meant many things... Once our computers died so my Warehouse went back to paper.... I saw an invoice with N/C written in the action block so I believed that meant Not Carried So I ordered...

Logistics/Supply Chain: Overview Supply Chain Beer industry, beer industry, directory of associations
beer industry, directory of associations, principal food: Robbert: Click on Directory of Associations, click on beer industry associations, search supply chain of the beer industry. Sincerely, Pete Crosby Principal, Food & Beverage Supply Chain Practice CGR Management consultants LLC 310-553-6837 petecrosby@cgrmc.co...

Logistics/Supply Chain: Scenario questions, quality assurance manager, freight forwarding company
quality assurance manager, freight forwarding company, project management company: Palesa: Answering these questions will require reserach, analysis, and reporting. This is what we do as a supply chain management consulting firm. If you wish to retain me and my firm, please contact me at: Pete Crosby Principal, Supply Chain...

Logistics/Supply Chain: transporting logs, thrall railcar, forest products companies
thrall railcar, forest products companies, truck trailers: Lufuno: Rail and truck transport for logs require special log flatbed railcars and special truck trailers, both which have retaining members on the side of the railcars and the truck trailers. Long longs versus short logs also require different type of...

Logistics/Supply Chain: airfreight, security vault, united states currency
security vault, united states currency, wooden boxes: Dear Noz, Many thanks for your questions. These questions are extremely specialist ones and are a bit out of my area of expertise. However, my responses are as follows: 1. You will need to contact the Consignee bank and the consignee broker/clearance agent...

Logistics/Supply Chain: freight, priority treatment, courier companies
priority treatment, courier companies, direct flights: Normally courier companies offer special services at special rates. my suggestion to you is to contact the major courier companies and explain to them your needs so they will be able to elaborate a draft of contract to provide such services. Based on the draft...

Logistics/Supply Chain: MIS/ logistics jobs in airlines, management information systems, supply chain logistics
management information systems, supply chain logistics, aviation sector: hi areef i believe u can fit into different categories, can u please tell me why u r narrowing down on the aviation sector. In the aviation sector there are various categories / specializations were u shall fit in. Please provide more details on your...

Logistics/Supply Chain: TSA US Airfreight banding, tsa, cargo security
tsa, cargo security, air carriers: Lee The TSA had issued directives that required air carriers adopt and implement a security program. Carrier Security requirements can vary from airline to another and from one geography to another. You are correct. These are not direct TSA mandates....

Logistics/Supply Chain: Logistic course, united arab emirates, dubai united arab emirates
united arab emirates, dubai united arab emirates, logistic course: Dear Esmail, Many thanks for your question. Good to hear that you are looking at taking a job in the Logistics industry. Corses offered by the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transportation (CILT) is a good one. CILT qualification is recognized internationall...

Logistics/Supply Chain: Question, supply chain management, inbound transportation
supply chain management, inbound transportation, management supply chain: Supply chain management, logistics, and physical distribution include three distinct groups of business functions. Sometimes the definitions vary by industrial sector, or the military/service sector of the economy, but a quick, simple definition is as follows:...

Logistics/Supply Chain: qualification for going into logistics, cal state long beach, logistics program
cal state long beach, logistics program, military vet: Mikel. This is a great field to be in if you like a challenge every day. My best recommendation at this stage is to look at all of the career and education related material on the CSCMP website. Here are the links: http://cscmp.org/career/career-lp.asp...

Logistics/Supply Chain: Regarding openings in operations, machinery parts manufacturers, indian presence
machinery parts manufacturers, indian presence, supervisor level: hi Prasanth I suggest you join any manufacturer since u have a basic mechnanical degree. But since u have an MBA degree you be taken at a supervisor level. You can join FMCG, Automotive, Machinery & Parts Manufacturers. Thus depends on the opportunity you...

Logistics/Supply Chain: setting up, emirates skycargo, financial guarantees
emirates skycargo, financial guarantees, cargo airline: Dear, Many thanks for your question. Full fledged freight forwarding, in its traditional sense, is quite a complex business where you need to be able to provide logistical needs, i.e. all activities involving inventory management/movements etc. If you are...

Logistics/Supply Chain: How do i take a start, ups supply chain, government undertaking
ups supply chain, government undertaking, supply chain management: Dear Zeshan, Many thanks for your question. I am happy to hear that you are looking at joining the supply chain and the logistics industry. To be very honest, with your background qualifications, your first target should be to go into the manufacturing industry...

Logistics/Supply Chain: Airfreight, importing, imports
importing, imports, customs broker: Hi Diane As each country has it s own laws and regulations concerning imports, I am unable to answer your question for importing into South Africa as I can only assist with questions concerning imports into the United States. You may try looking at their...

Logistics/Supply Chain: about logistics, course scope, supply chain management
course scope, supply chain management, education level: Hi and Good day Its pretty nice to know that you are looking at taking up a logistics and scm course in future. Considering your education level currently, its pretty early to take up a decision. Would advise that you have a strong UG degree in Sciences/...

Logistics/Supply Chain: Mechanical Engineer to Air Cargo industry, air cargo industry, steel fabrication company
air cargo industry, steel fabrication company, stainless steel fabrication: Dear Subin, Many thanks for your question. Yes, you will face challenges in finding a position in the logistics industry as the timing for your decision to switch as, at this point in time, because of the redundancies caused by the worst economic crisis,...

Logistics/Supply Chain: Question About Logistics, english speaking course, oxford dictionary
english speaking course, oxford dictionary, logistics company: Hi and Good day Fully understand your interest in learning the best aspects of the industry. On your questions would like to say that this is a limited forum to answer all of these as some are purely related to manufacturing per se and rest on logistics...

Logistics/Supply Chain: shipping codes, shipping, class
shipping, class, commodity: Hi Kathy While my expertise lies in Customs Brokerage. I believe you are referring to the commodity classification of merchandise. If so, it is based on Minimum Average Density in pounds per cubic foot. Example: Class 55 is 35 lb/cft etc. By providing...

Logistics/Supply Chain: vehicle routing and scheduling, supply chain management, route structures
supply chain management, route structures, route delivery: The most efficient route structures for all customers in a terriory or area is found this way. Note you said routes and not customer stops . Customer stops route sequence is driver by the time windows the customers need to be delivered within. Pete...

Logistics/Supply Chain: dgr, dangerous goods regulations, compliments of the season
dangerous goods regulations, compliments of the season, fruits and vegetables: Dear Jamshad, Many thanks for your questions. Good to hear from you again. The answers are as follows: 1) Cargo (or freight) refers to goods or produce transported, generally for commercial gain, by ship, aircraft, train, van or truck. 2) The term...

Logistics/Supply Chain: dynamic pricing, logistics service provider, customer class
logistics service provider, customer class, supply customer: Pradeeep, probably not, but it depends on what services you are pricing. For a software program to be useful you would need a high volume of similar transactions that could be modeled with a limited number of variables. Maybe for repetitive standardized...

Logistics/Supply Chain: INTERVIEW QUESTIONS ABOUT CARGO, 3 years, emirates
Logistics/Supply Chain: INTERVIEW QUESTIONS ABOUT CARGO, 3 years, emirates, long time

Logistics/Supply Chain: Iata, ocean freight, freight forwarder
ocean freight, freight forwarder, international shipping: Hi Nishad I suggest you join with atleast some small Freight Forwarder or Manufacturer and then decide on investing on a new course. Since when u start working ur thought process may change and you may be possibly looking at different courses than what...

Logistics/Supply Chain: INTERVIEW QUESTIONS ABOUT CARGO, educational work experience, leadership qualities
educational work experience, leadership qualities, cargo operations: Dear Jamshad, Thank you for your question. It is very difficult to say what questions your potential employers are going to ask without knowing what specific job are you applying for. Having said that a generic view will be: • You will probably be asked...

Logistics/Supply Chain: logistics & supply chain, cr turnover, indian geography
cr turnover, indian geography, supply chain management: Dear Amit Good day My understanding from your query is you want to know about SAP SCM with reference to the Indian Geography. There can be different aspects like what this application is all about - which you can check thoroughly in the SAP india site;...

Logistics/Supply Chain: movement of cargo (Suitcase), Shipping, international
Shipping, international, suitcase: Jack, Lets start with Duties. If the material being shipped in the suitcase is goods for resale than expect to pay the VAT or Duty associated with the item being shipped. If material is Personal then the cost should be Zero or very low. Your options for...

Logistics/Supply Chain: regarding training, institute of materials management, supply chain management
institute of materials management, supply chain management, icici lombard: Hi Mukesh I understand that you have select a career out of Chance but not out of choice. But one thing i am unable to imagine how you got fascinated about logistics during your school days, also i feel that you would admired a truck or a container but...

Logistics/Supply Chain: Which sub-field to be choose., post graduate diploma, university of pune
post graduate diploma, university of pune, max muller: Harshal, Try to follow the segment that you most love. Doing things with love, with passion is mandatory for anyone who wants to succeed. About the interview : be yourself, dont lie. Follow whatis right and fair is always a good decision. Good luck...

Logistics/Supply Chain: Want to do a Course. But how?, freight forwarders association, aviation college
freight forwarders association, aviation college, prosperous new year: Dear Muhammed, Many thanks for your question. It is good to hear that you are looking at acquiring competency in the cargo business. There are two options that I can recommend. 1. NAFL which is the UAE National Freight Forwarders association provides training...

Logistics/Supply Chain: cscp apics, customs house brokers, cscp
customs house brokers, cscp, reverse logistics: Dear Claude, thank you for your question. The CSCP certification is the world leading professional certification for the management of the supply chain. It adresses logistics topics very well like: transportation, warehousing, 3PL and 4PL, reverse logistics,...

Logistics/Supply Chain: cube adjusted weight, ping pong balls, bowling balls
ping pong balls, bowling balls, lbs capacity: CAW (cube adjusted weight) is used to calculate the portion that a truckload is used up by a product, when the truckload contains a wide range of low to high density products (ex: ping pong balls versus bowling balls) say a 2000 cube, 40K lbs capacity truckload...

Logistics/Supply Chain: cube adjusted weight, bread
Logistics/Supply Chain: cube adjusted weight, bread

Logistics/Supply Chain: Outsourcing
Logistics/Supply Chain: Outsourcing

Logistics/Supply Chain: Outsourcing, advantages and disadvantages of outsourcing, disadvantages of outsourcing
advantages and disadvantages of outsourcing, disadvantages of outsourcing, core competence: According to core competence theory anything that is not your core activity you should give it to others who specalize in that so that u can concentrate and give more time to improve your core revenue resulting activity. A quick net search will give a lot...

Logistics/Supply Chain: 1:6 ratio,, volumetric weight, freight calculation
volumetric weight, freight calculation, high density: Hi John The point is straight. The objective of this excercise / calculation is to determine the density of the cargo. If the density of the cargo is high then it moves by sea / road so we usually used 3000 (in the case of road)else if the density is low...

Logistics/Supply Chain: Companies, supply chain strategy, baris
supply chain strategy, baris, drastic changes: Dear Baris Good day Can you be more specific on this? My understanding is that you are looking at Shippers who had made changes and/or reengineered their Logistics/ SCM strategy and the results on the same. If the Logistics & SCM strategy is considered,...

Logistics/Supply Chain: Companies, zara clothing, supply chain strategy
zara clothing, supply chain strategy, procter gamble: Dear Baris, succesfull companies are: - ZARA clothing company - WAL-MART with Procter & Gamble - DELL computer - Toyota If you need additional info, feel free. Best regards Giuseppe Lovecchio, CPIM CSCP www.lovecchioconsulting.it/english ...

Logistics/Supply Chain: logistics management question, logistics service provider, 4pl company
Logistics/Supply Chain: logistics management question, logistics service provider, 4pl company, logistic management

Logistics/Supply Chain: furniture exporting, importers, exporting
importers, exporting, china: Hi Lucy There are a few websites that bring buyers and sellers together. You may wish to take a look at them. I believe they are free to join. Some of the more famous ones are: Alibaba Made-in-China Tradekey GlobalSources simply add the www...

Logistics/Supply Chain: Inventory / Logistics, Pipeline Stock
Pipeline Stock: Masaa al-khayr, You average pipeline stock is easy to calculate. It is merely your demand rate (d) times your lead time (l). So if you have average weekly demand of 100 units and your lead time by air is 5 weeks (make sure to keep all units the same), then...

Logistics/Supply Chain: Logistics management, logistics management, search engines
logistics management, search engines, portals: Hi and Good day Two importants aspects you need to follow First check the search engines on different portals giving information thro white papers, case studies, articles etc and check for logistics, transportation etc. You will get the detailed understanding....

Logistics/Supply Chain: lean, agile (again), council of supply chain management professionals, production inventory control
council of supply chain management professionals, production inventory control, institute of supply management: Mohamed: Please go to three websites, to answer your questions: APICS.ORG- American Production & Inventory Control Society ISM.ORG- Institute of Supply Management CSCMP.ORG- Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals Sincerely, Pete...

Logistics/Supply Chain: lean, agile and leagile SC, decoupling point, lean
decoupling point, lean, agile: Good evening Mohamed, Lean is related to the Toyota Production System and to the Mr. Womack definition : generate add value as defined by the customer and banish all types of waste. Agile is a concept linked to flexibility: so you can have an agile supply...

Logistics/Supply Chain: logistical management question, cost elements, logistical management
cost elements, logistical management, logistics management: hi chandroday Its good that you ask a question and i appreciate your straight forward nature. But here we are enrolled only to help people solve their business issues in the respective domain. We dont have the time to answer for questions which you are...

Logistics/Supply Chain: logistical management question, cost elements, logistics department
cost elements, logistics department, logistics management: Hi and Good day The question you have asked is pretty generic and shall try my best to answer in relevance. I understand that you would like to know the cost elements in the complete order processing cycle. Usually the cost elements consideration is across...

Logistics/Supply Chain: logistics management question, multi channel marketing, pepsi coca
multi channel marketing, pepsi coca, diploma student: hi I have already stated that i don t encourage people making me do their course work. I am here to help people understand this business function and improve their understanding. All the best for your studies, please go through your course work and post...

Logistics/Supply Chain: Payment to common carrier owner/operator, small claims court, home jurisdiction
small claims court, home jurisdiction, luck jim: Lisa, everything rides on the contract or other written agreement between the Trucker and the Broker. Unfortunately if the agreement was written by the Broker it likely gives them the right of offset for the alleged damages. If you have the proof that the...

Logistics/Supply Chain: Career in Supply Chain Management, international trade logistics, kuene nagel
international trade logistics, kuene nagel, supply chain management: Dulat, 1. You should start wherever you find a good opportunity. Today s world economic scenario does not allow you to choose too much. I would start in which field you feel more comfortable and like more. Doing what you really like and appreciate will...

Logistics/Supply Chain: Career in Supply Chain Management, international trade logistics, supply chain management
international trade logistics, supply chain management, oil gas industry: SCM is a systematic solution and approaches to manufacturing, transportation and service. You should study most of them if you want to be in this area. SAP is good to learn and experience because it is a comprehensive package for SCM. But some others should...

Logistics/Supply Chain: Career in Supply Chain Management, international trade logistics, oil gas industry
international trade logistics, oil gas industry, supply chain management: Hi Dulat I appreciate your great interest and hardwork you are putting in to make your career successful. To become a supply chain manager you need to have a good experience both in terms of knowledge and capabilities. On an average case a person becomes...

Logistics/Supply Chain: distibution, distribution logistics, distribution deals
distribution logistics, distribution deals, finished goods: logistics enables distribution. Distribution involves distributing regionally but logistics involves not only distributing it involves activities even before distribution and after distribution. Logistics handles raw material, wip inventory and finished goods....

Logistics/Supply Chain: masters degree in Logistics
Logistics/Supply Chain: masters degree in Logistics

Logistics/Supply Chain: masters degree in Logistics, cargo logistics, logistics program
cargo logistics, logistics program, gain familiarity: hi John In singapore there is the Georgia Tech University which is running a Master s program in Logistics. Just check with this US university. There are so many colleges and it is a hugely list. A good internet search bearing keywords like Degree in...

Logistics/Supply Chain: re:logistic value?, Charges to Shipping to be paid by ?
Charges to Shipping to be paid by ?: Mr. Narmeen Ayash, Thank you for your follow up question. When consulting with your shipping agent you and he should discuss which fees are to be paid and by whom. A Shipping Instruction Paper is commonly used to put in writing who is responsible for What...

Logistics/Supply Chain: SCM, supply chain management, steel manufacturing
supply chain management, steel manufacturing, agricultural business: Vladimir: Please send me your email address and I will put you in touch with the CGR Management Consultants Principals that have done work in the food industry in Russia and the Ukraine. Thank you. Sincerely, Pete Crosby Principal, Supply Chain...

Logistics/Supply Chain: SCM, dynamic business environment, peter meindl
dynamic business environment, peter meindl, supply chain management: Hi Vladimir Congratulations on your new position within your organization. Typically the agriculture industry very uncertainity both in supply and demand (but usually more on the supply side)is very high. In today s changing dynamic business environment...

Logistics/Supply Chain: SCM Agriculture, supply chain management, supply chain strategy
supply chain management, supply chain strategy, forecast management: Dear Vladimir, thank you for your question. Collaborative forecasting and replenishmnet systems (CPFR - see: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/CPFR) can be applied to the agricultural supply chains too. The starting point is the demand and forecast management....

Logistics/Supply Chain: SOS Sirs!, collaborative logistics management, communication gaps
collaborative logistics management, communication gaps, supply chain management: Hi and Good day The query asked here is pretty generic in the sense, we need more information on what you have planned or planning to give a very specific answer. Anyway shall try my best with whatever is available Understand that you are focussing on...

Logistics/Supply Chain: house air way bill, mawb, shipment number
mawb, shipment number, dhl: Hi Mandilakhe HAWB is the identification at Shipper / Consignor level and the MAWB is the identification at the Service Provider level since it is issued by the air carrier to the service provider. So the manufacturer who is a shipper / consignor would...

Logistics/Supply Chain: Order-winning!, logistics management, product organization
logistics management, product organization, business market: Hi Vladimir See Success depends not only on strategy but also on execution be it product or service. There are equal number of companies who have failed in service in fact the probability of success in service based organizations is comparitively less than...

Logistics/Supply Chain: regarding courses in logistics and supply chain, post graduate diploma, supply chain management
post graduate diploma, supply chain management, shiping: Hi Srikant Good that you are interested in this line of career. Please let me know whether you are experienced or a fresher. Besides tell me why you are looking for another course which is almost meeting a course requirement more or less the same of your...

Logistics/Supply Chain: details, spjain, supply chain management
spjain, supply chain management, global logistics: Hi Shoeb In dubai the SPJain Institute of Management is offering a Global Logistics MBA program for 1 year wherein u would spend 6 months in dubai and the rest in Singapore. This is a good program. Also in UK there are universities offering MSc programs...

Logistics/Supply Chain: future in Logistics industry, abe uk, finance exports
abe uk, finance exports, different sectors: hi salman I am very sorry for the delay in responding to you Organizations tend to recruit people with experience in Marketing rather than taking people without experience since it is very different from sales. I see that you are clear and have a good...

Logistics/Supply Chain: Job in Logistics/ Supply Chain Mgmnt, logistics supply chain management, customs brokerage
logistics supply chain management, customs brokerage, supply chain management: Hashim The field of logistics / Supply Chain management is quite diverse. There is Customs Brokerage, Freight Forwarding, Importers, Exporters, Warehousing, Trucking etc. You may wish to narrow your scope to a specific area of expertise. Hope this helps....

Logistics/Supply Chain: Logistics degree, herriot watt university, copenhagen business school
herriot watt university, copenhagen business school, maritime logistics: Hi Eric I dont know your country of origin nor your experience and education. But based on your interest i can find one university matching closest to your list, which is also one the good rated universities and also i am introducing one more good university....

Logistics/Supply Chain: I NEED TO EXPORT CATTLE, freight forwarding company, cattle breeder
freight forwarding company, cattle breeder, merino sheep: Hi Theo Sorry for the late reply Your questions are based around documentation which is a Legal requirement. I can help you with the freight forwarding process but i fear that i would not be able to help you, since i have not worked in FF in that region....

Logistics/Supply Chain: regarding courses in logistics and supply chain, freight forwarding company, post graduate diploma
freight forwarding company, post graduate diploma, private sector employers: hi srikaant See doing multiple courses never gives an fruit if they are of similar nature. No course is good or bad when it comes to distance education as most private sector employers are not so serious about distance education, but there may be a few...

Logistics/Supply Chain: search information about logistics company, guangdong china, logistics company
guangdong china, logistics company, forwarding agent: hi benson sorry for the delay in replying please try to find out in networking sites Linkedin, Facebook. Here there are, especially in linkedin you can get people interested in looking for business opportunities. One more way is to contact the Freight...

Logistics/Supply Chain: Broker's liability, carrier contracts, model contracts
carrier contracts, model contracts, section model: Del, as an agent your liability will be limited by whatever contract you signed with the carrier. Typically as an agent you would only be liable for your own acts or omissions. As a broker you need to be careful not to take on any of the carriers liabilities....