You are here:

Locksmithing/Master Key Gets Stuck

Advertisement


cheepo wrote at 2012-12-19 14:40:25
On the cheep, you can retrofit a builders lock with jb weld or similar quick set mastic.  just pull the plug and fill in the construction key holes and remove any excess with fine sand paper.  once the mastic is set, your plug will be fully funtional.  Some of these steel epoxy stics are stonger than the brass in the lock.


Locksmithing

All Answers


Answers by Expert:


Ask Experts

Volunteer


Patrick D. Harrington

Expertise

Any and all questions relating , but not limited, to the Sale, Service, Restoration/Repair and installation of; Medeco High Security Keys & Locks, Baldwin Door hardware, Schlage and Weiser locks and hardware, Residential and commercial doors in wood steel and glass, Safes, Fire Rated Exit hardware, Door closers, Widow bars, Electric strikes, Handicap door Operators, Institutional, Commercial, and Residential Hardware, Emergency Entry, Lock Picking. Lock Re-Keying, Master Keys and Master Keyed Locks, Mortise Lock installation repair and restoration, Antique Hardware restoration and refinishing.

Experience

Any and all Aspects of , but not limited, to Locksmithing Safe and Door Services. Sale, Service, Restoration/Repair and installation of; Medeco High Security Keys & Locks, Baldwin Door hardware, Schlage and Weiser locks and hardware, Residential and commercial doors in wood steel and glass, Safes, Fire Rated Exit hardware, Door closers, Widow bars, Electric strikes, Handicap door Operators, Institutional, Commercial, and Residential Hardware, Emergency Entry, Lock Picking. Lock Re-Keying, Master Keys and Master Keyed Locks, Mortise Lock installation repair and restoration, Antique Hardware restoration and refinishing.

Education/Credentials
More than 25 years experience!

©2016 About.com. All rights reserved.