How do I pick a deadbolt with a lock pick?

Answer The goal in picking a deadbolt is to arrange six to eight small pins inside the lock (called tumblers) to the appropriate height so that they are no longer obstructing the lock cylinder from turnin... Read More »

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How to Pick a Lock on a Deadbolt?

Here is how to pick a lock on a deadbolt. This is fairly hard.Difficulty: Moderate

How to Pick a Lock With a Pen Cap?

Have you ever had trouble when your sibling annoys you and runs away and hides in their room? Have you ever wanted to go into a room that is locked but contains things that you need? Just by using ... Read More »

How to Pick a Lock With a Paperclip?

Have you ever gotten locked out of your house? Have you ever put a lock on something like your garage door or a box but lost the key? Here are some step by step instructions on how to open that loc... Read More »

Can I replace a grade 3 deadbolt lock with a grade 1 deadbolt without making changes to the door?

The grade wouldn't make any difference. It depends on what brand door lock the hole in the door was originally cut for. Most are 21/8" hole side with a 1" hole cut for the backset. There are a few... Read More »