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December 17, 2013


A key will open a lock only if its grooves raise each of the pins the correct length, allowing the cylinder to turn freely

Under Lock And Key

Want to pick a lock? Align the pins, and doors will open up to you.

August 14, 2007


Under Lock and Key

Have you ever tried to pick a lock like in the movies with no luck? Well, you might have been better off knowing the inner workings of a lock.

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