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Locksmithing/Victor Safe about 1900


QUESTION: Where do i fine the serial Number

Thank you

ANSWER: It may be stamped on the handle. Or if you remove the plate on the back of the door it may be written in the insulation.

Why do you need it?


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QUESTION: Why do i need it?

I lost the combination and with out drilling it out
I don't have a handle on this safe.
Thank you

Hi Bob. There are no records any more for the Victor Safe Company.

A competent safe tech can open your safe without ruining it.

He may have access to some "try out" combinations in a reference manual. These are usually a long shot, but we try them first. Failing that, he may be able to manipulate the lock. As in dialing it open by touch and sight.

Lastly, he can drill a very small hole and use an endoscope to look inside and determine your combination.

What city and state are you in? I may know somebody that I can recommend.

Or you can try or

Do not pay somebody hourly to open your safe. There are scammers out there that lowball the price up front and jack it up at the end.

Get a flat rate for the open, repair and trip charge.

In our area it would be $65 for the trip and  $250 to open and repair.

Hope this helps.

Dan Terrigno
American Safe & Vault Service
Cleveland, OH


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I can answer questions about commercial locks, card access systems, locksmithing except for cars, safes & safe opening, video surveillance and master key systems


35 years as a locksmith, security system designer and installer, trouble shooting and repair of all manner of security related equipment

Associated Locksmiths of America, Safe & Vault Technicians Association

Attended Miami University, Kent State University, continuing education through the Associated Locksmiths of American

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Certified Master Locksmith. Certified ALOA instructor.

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