All About Locks

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By: Bill Phillips

Fully updated, illustrated coverage of locks and keys from a master locksmith

The Complete Book of Locks and Locksmithing, Seventh Edition, offers complete, up-to-date information on locks and keys-from old-fashioned designs to modern electromagnetic locks. This new edition has been thoroughly revised to include details not found in general circulation locksmithing books, including new instruction on unlocking today’s cars, installing and servicing smart locks, and opening locked doors.

Written by a seasoned locksmith and experienced author, this all-new edition is the most comprehensive and current locksmithing book available. The book features the latest techniques for lockpicking and fixing, safe opening and servicing, auto lock releasing, and electronic and high-security mechanical lock maintenance. You will learn how to conduct a home security survey, get hired as a professional locksmith-even start up and run your own locksmithing business.

  • Ideal for casual reading, self-study, or classroom instruction
  • Includes a brand-new chapter on frequently asked questions
  • Contains a free-of-charge registered professional locksmith exam

You can buy the book online here:  Booktopia

The Tech Books team have had personal experience with City Auto Locksmiths and if you are in Sydney you can call by their shop 110 Lyons Road Drummoyne Sydney 2047 to get any further information or assistance you may need.

The new shop front is complete with fully equipped workshop to attend to the most complex new key requirements as well as battery replacement or just advice on car or house key enquiries.

The shop is open six days a week and closed on Sundays. There is always a highly qualified technician on hand, but on occasions all get called out to assist motorists with emergency key replacement.

Learn more about City Auto Locksmiths by viewing their website here: or call 0401 786 376