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how to pick a lock

Discussion in 'Garage / Workshop' started by fireturk41, May 4, 2009.

  1. May 4, 2009 at 5:36 PM
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    fireturk41

    fireturk41 [OP] I like to break shit!

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    i aquired my dads truck a while ago i got 2 questions

    can i get the title and tag transfered to me if he does it at the dmv but im not there

    also he has a tool box, with stuff in it, none of us have a key, id like to keep the box but how can i pick the lock with out breaking it so i can get a key made
     
  2. May 4, 2009 at 5:46 PM
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    Sinister

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    Do you know who made the tool box? Is there a number on the lock? With that info you should be able to order a set of keys or get keys made at a locksmith. Just a thought..
     
  3. May 4, 2009 at 5:49 PM
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    Depending on the manufacturer of the box you may be able to order keys for it online, I did it for one tat was given too me.
     
  4. May 4, 2009 at 5:54 PM
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    fireturk41

    fireturk41 [OP] I like to break shit!

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  5. May 6, 2009 at 6:06 AM
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    Ok, just curious. Did you find an answer to your question?
     
  6. May 6, 2009 at 6:08 AM
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    gouge44

    gouge44 $DO WORK$

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    u should be able to drill the lock out, open it and then replace just the locking part for like 10 dollars
     
  7. May 6, 2009 at 6:28 AM
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    Or take it down to Tractor Supply and try all their keys (that are in the toolboxes for sale) in it. Chances are one will fit.
     
  8. May 6, 2009 at 9:03 AM
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    you can also call a lock smith who pours some stuff in the hold to make a mold, then makes a key from that..
     
  9. May 6, 2009 at 5:51 PM
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    fireturk41

    fireturk41 [OP] I like to break shit!

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    i think i can drill out the rivits and then take it to sams club and get it done there, rivit it back in and wallah


    btw my mechanic says he gets this all the time, and its what he does
     
  10. May 6, 2009 at 11:01 PM
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    you should be able to drill it open. It will save you money too
     
  11. May 6, 2009 at 11:27 PM
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    youtube how to pick a lock. i've done it before with a hairpin. but the torque pick shown and the other tool are much better
     
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