How do I change out a file cabinet lock?

Answer You don't need to get rid of a file cabinet with a broken lock. If possible, look for the number on the front of the lock. With this number, a locksmith could simply make a new key. If this is not... Read More »

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How to Change a Lock Cylinder in a File Cabinet?

You need to have a locking file cabinet to protect the privacy of your documents. Whether you need to change the cylinder lock because it's broken, you lost the keys or for some other security reas... Read More »

I lock my purse up in a metal file cabinet at work. Will that be bad for my electronics?

How do you open cabinet with a tot lock without the magnetic key key?

If you look a the installation instructions on the safety first website you see that the magnetic key pulls a wedge into the lock housing. You can snake a paper clip that has a right angle at the e... Read More »

How many linear file inches are in a four-drawer file cabinet?

The total linear inches in a four-drawer file cabinet depend on the size of the cabinet, since dimensions vary slightly among cabinet manufacturers. For example, a four-drawer cabinet measuring 53... Read More »