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Questions about locks only. I have been a locksmith for over 30 years and am currently the consulting locksmith at one of the largest satellite manufacturers in Southern California. I am a state contractor in the lock/safe field. I will answer questions dealing with residential, commercial and government safes. X07,8 and 9. Mosler 302 and S&G 6700-8400.

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2016-02-01 Commercial Door jamb:

Hello. They used a silicone spray. The hole or strike-this is the part that keeps the door latched closed needs to be adjusted out alittle to allow for door play. Sometimes you can adjust the door centering

2014-02-12 Yale deadbolt removal:

You will need to remove the screws. It looks as if the door is locked. Let the lock hang on the jam if the door is still locked. Remove the 2 screws that hold the outside lock cylinder in place and take

2014-02-11 My Meilink safe:

there might be a small pin on the edge of the hinge side of the door that when the door closes it pushes in allowing the handle to raise then the dial will spin. Or the door is not going closed all the

2013-01-10 Detroit Safe Company:

Hello Jeff. Detroit Safe Co. was bought by Diebold Safe around 1919. They started around 1865. Detroit Safe was closed around 1929. Your safe looks like it was made later part of the 1800's.  It is left

2013-01-09 safe combination:

Go to fireking.com for more info on your safe and contact tech support. If the company has never changed the combination then they may have a record of it. Have serial number and mod number ready. If it


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