Can Bump keys open any door?
This is the reason why you see those “mountains and valleys” on keys, and why these types of locks are called pin tumbler locks. Each is unique. Today’s Null Byte is going to demonstrate how to effectively make what is called a “bump key”. A bump key can open any lock that it fits into.
Does a bump key ruin a lock?
It doesn’t require any knowledge of lock picking. It does not damage the lock, either. Lock bumping became popular in 2006 during a conference on high security lock devices. It was shown that advanced locks, such as Medeco which are tradionally very hard to lockpick, could be opened with a simple key bumping.
How do I protect myself from bump keys?
So what can you do to protect your home against lock bumping? The answer is to get rid of your traditional pin-and-tumbler locks as soon as you can and replace them with bump-proof keyless locks. One of the most effective bump-proof keyless locks on the market is the Lockey M210 keyless deadbolt.
What is the LockPickingLawyer real name?
M. Schuyler Towne (born Mohandas Schuyler Towne; December 16, 1983) is a competitive lockpicker and pioneer of the American Locksport movement.
What is the smallest bump key set you can make do with?
Our 3 Key, 7 piece, Basic Bump Key Set is the smallest bump key set you can make do with. This is a good, minimal, EDC set which doesn’t take up much room on the key chain. Throw it on…
How long does it take for a bump key to ship?
All bump keys for sale are ready for immediate shipping. Most orders ship within 1 Business Day and will be delivered within 5 days. Expedited shipping options are available. Our professional bump key set is geared toward, you guessed it, the professional who demands a quality product and a wide variety of tools in a single set.
Can you pick locks with bump keys?
Whether it is a sport or survival skill, picking locks using bump keys is more accessible and enjoyable with implements one can shop for online. Look into our other products, like lock pick sets, which are also available in our store.
What is a bump key dampener?
A bump key dampener provides the spring and tension needed to bump locks. Notably, the bump key and the dampener go together. A bump key hammer is used to strike the bump key for the technique to work. Check out your options. Applicable accessories are also available.