the book, Secrets of Lock Picking by Steven Hampton, minus the chapter on Lock picking means to open a lock by use of a flat piece of steel called a pick. ADVANCED LOCK PICKING Steven Hampton Contents Introduction 1 Making the Tools 5 Magnetic Locks 25 Disc Tumbler and Puzzle Locks 33 Energizing. 1 May The Secrets of Lock Picking by Steven Hampton, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

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However, I still give this book 4 stars for the vast array of information it contains. I really did not want to write about such a negative subject, but it is important that we, as master lock pickers, have some integrity.

Figure 20 shows three-wheel and four-wheel model Sesame locks that have been sscrets. Please try again later. James rated it it was ok Aug 25, Secrets of Lock Picking 3.

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Refresh and try again. Richard Cooper rated it liked it Aug 11, The second one is much more complex, and you may need a friend who is steve electronics tech- nician to build it for you. You can use this paper- to- steel technique with almost any lock-opening tool you want to make.

In kung-fu, the hands are regarded as terminal points for chi, or life force. This is done by lcokpicking your finger joints in an extended stretching motion. I like a flat black paint, simply because of the greater contrast against the shiny steel, allowing one to see the pattern better.


There’s a problem loading this menu right now. One of my lock picking successes was secretz one of these open without ever seeing one before in front of two master locksmiths who said it couldn’t be done. They are tube-like struc- tures with shear lines and usually surround four of the seven pins, making for a total of eleven pins. I have never been able to pick open a lock with cold hands.

This takes a lot of time and patience, which 14 Advanced Lock Picking discourages illegal entry.

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The coil can be salvaged from an old to volt solenoid, or you may choose to buy a new one. Now, lift your hands up from the floor about half an inch without moving your shoulders up.

Write a hampon review. The diamond tip is obviously useful for pin and wafer tumbler locks, and the ball end is used exclusively on double wafer locks. Visual Guide to Lock Picking. These picks are used in a stroking fashion, either in and out through the key slot of a magnetic card lock or across the side of a magnetic padlock.

Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. In this book, I would like to introduce some new tools my research company has designed and tested, and also show you how to make your own.

Christian Lucas rated it it was ok Jan 09, The trouble with this method is that you seldom catch what the combination was and have to go through the whole process again in order to gain access a second time. Return to Book Page. Advanced Lock Picking 29 Magnetic Card Locks Some magnetic locks use microprocessing electronic circuits to control entry. Finally, I would like to thank a very good friend and kung-fu Master, Mr.


A linear output transducer a Hall effect sensor picks up a magnetic field from the card. You must keep your fingers and hands warm locipicking order to successfully open them.

Search the history of over billion web pages on the Internet. I would like to thank Mr. Lock pick tools made from steak-knife stock. Air Force electronic training manuals and began building various transistor circuits by scalping radios and junkyard TVs.

JJ Olsen rated it it was amazing Aug 06, Hey, ya never know. So, from what I have learned this is one of the best books to read for making impromptu tools on picking locks.

These two tools are designed with maximum clearance while maintaining enough metal to keep them strong.

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The lock is picked the same way as a regular rim cylinder, but takes even more time to open. Let it dry for about ten minutes and spray paint over it with a high-temperature paint.

Find the key to “seeing” into every lock and discovering its simplicity.

Yet, curiosity on their part has led them to be- come virtually master lock pickers.