KickStarter Lock Picks, eBook and Lockpicking Videos | Mr. Prolock Blog

KickStarter Lock Picks, eBook and Lockpicking Videos | Mr. Blog For further information go to: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1895242525/mr-locksmith-high-performance-picks-how-to-pick-lo  Hi, I’m Terry from Mr. Locksmith. I’m a third-generation locksmith. I have a criminology degree. I’ve been in the locksmithing business for over 35 years. When I was in kindergarten I was making sets of picks out of bobby […]

Top 10 Locksmith Tools for the Beginner Locksmith

Top 10 Locksmith tools for the beginner locksmith by Mr. Locksmith. Locksmith Tweezers: Special Tweezer with the ends rounded to hold pins. Follower: HPC 4 pc follower set to remove plug from cylinder. End Cap Removal Tool: You can use an awl, ice pick or pick but the end cap tool makes the job easy. […]

Antique Chinese Password Padlock (Mr. Locksmith)

Antique Chinese Password Padlock. Mr. Locksmith is a BC Licensed Locksmith Company (B4227) and is a 24 Hr. Emergency Mobile locksmith specializing in lock rekeys, lock outs, and are experts in picking locks.

BBB Top Ten List identifies “Fraudulent and Unlicensed Locksmiths” in BC

Avoid Fraudulanet and Unlicensed Locksmiths use only BC Licensed Locksmiths. Mr. Locksmith is a Professional Licensed Locksmith company (B4227) servicing Vancouver, Downtown Vancouver and the Lower Mainland.

Locked Out? Plug Spinner: Vital Locksmith Tool for the Lock Picking Kit

A vital tool for Professional Locksmiths is a plug spinner or lock flipper. A plug spinner is used can if a cylinder is picked in the wrong direction, or if picking requires the plug to be rotated in one direction and then flipped. Sometimes the lock because of wear or manufacturing it will be be easier to pick in one direction. The plug spinner will spin the plug when picked and move the lower pins across shear line without having any drivers drop into lower chambers.

Weiser Smart Key Rekey

A very popular lock I am seeing at Mr. Locksmith is the Wesier Smart Key lock. The Key in Knob, Pin Pad Combination lock and Single Cylinder Deadbolt is available at most hardware stores and the customer can rekey the lock themselves. Note: I do not recommend this lock because of a major security weakness. […]

Mr. Locksmith Warns Consumers of Vancouver Locksmith Scammers

www.mrlocksmith.com Warns Consumers of Locksmith Scammers VANCOUVER, BC- Terry Whin-Yates and Mr. Locksmith is warning Consumers in the Vancouver area are warned to beware of individuals posing as locksmiths who perform unnecessary work or charge exorbitant un-locking fees. The Associated Locksmiths of America, Inc. (ALOA), an international association of locksmith and physical security professionals, recently […]

Locksmith Horror Stories, Has This Happened To You

Locksmith Horror Stories, Has This Happened To You At 24 hr Mr. Locksmith I get emergency lockout calls from people who have been locked out of their apartment, condo, house, dorm, car or room. (the most popular lockout is “Locked out of Bedroom”). It’s safe to say that most, if not all, of us have […]

Frozen Car Locks In Vancouer British Columbia

How to Unfreeze a Frozen Car Lock: When the thermometer dips below freezing temperatures at Mr. Locksmith we receive many calls from customers who are locked out of their cars because the car door lock is frozen.