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Posted by christ on 22-Sep-2017 at 17:55:41 EST
Subject: need info for westfield lockworks padlock

i looks for info about a westfield lock works #3 all in brass with original key

Posted by Ted Elmore on 06-Aug-2017 at 07:26:05 EST
Subject: CLIEBRICK Trunk Lock Key

I have a trunk with a lock labeled CLIEBRICK PHILADA. Pat. 1854. I am trying to find information about a key that would open the lock. Any help would be appreciated.

Posted by wayne on 14-Jul-2017 at 19:12:51 EST
Subject: aetna padlock information

I have an aetna padlock the main part of lock is brass and seems to be 2 sections riveted together on the top of the brass housing has 76orGN2 stamped and the shackle is steel. The keys have Eagle Lock Co. Terryville Conn.U.S.A. I grew up in Shelton Ct. my dad passed and had this lock in his shop. It looks hardly if at all used and has 2 keys. Can you tell me anything about the lock it seems to be a spin off or side brand an no info aetna

Posted by Pete on 11-Jun-2017 at 11:18:27 EST
Subject: question

I was told you have locks and hardware of Branford Lock works I have written to you on face book asking questions I have emailed Thomas but no one ever return my questions.

Posted by Pete on 11-Jun-2017 at 11:18:19 EST
Subject: question

I was told you have locks and hardware of Branford Lock works I have written to you on face book asking questions I have emailed Thomas but no one ever return my questions.

Posted by Dale on 19-May-2017 at 09:30:26 EST
Subject: Padlock

I just purchased a brand new eagle lock padlock with the keys in the original box. Is there a way to find out who made have made the lock at the factory? I'm hoping it might have been a relative.

Posted by Brooke Clarke on 28-Apr-2017 at 11:15:28 EST
Subject: Safe Deposit Box Locks

I'm trying to understand the application of a Y&T single nose dual key lever lock. Patent 406487 "Lock" talks about guard and tenant keys, but does not say why the single nose. I'm trying to learn more about the application of this lock which is HUGE compared to more modern safe deposit box locks. For more see: http://www.prc68.com/I/Locks.html#Yale_8-Lever_<br><br>I also have a Yale safe deposit box lock (so far no patent) that uses 2 noses. The guard key is the standard flat key, but the tenant key, while for a 5-lever mechanism, has warding on the key way. Why? For more see:<br>http://www.prc68.com/I/Locks.html#Yale_10-Lever<br><br>PS I tried to phone, but after many rings the message said the answering machine was full.<br><br>Have Fun,<br><br>Brooke Clarke<br>http://www.prc68.com/Contact.html

Posted by tom on 20-Apr-2017 at 11:44:04 EST
Subject: marks on screw heads

I have an interior brass lever lock for early strongbox. mechanism is protected by thin plate that is screwed in place by four screws. three of the screws are marked on their individual head with sharp punch or awl. Upper right screw has one dot on head and one dot on plate by it. upper left screw has two dots on screw head and two dots on plate by it. lower left screw has three dots on screw head and three dots on plate by it. Bottom right screw has no narks.<br>Can someone explain dots? Does this denote handmade screws? Need thoughts.

Posted by Tom Power on 30-Jan-2017 at 05:48:22 EST
Subject: Old cabinet lock (thru the door type)

I have a cabinet lock that has Terryville Conn stamped on the back in a circular format. The company name rides off the end of the plate. On the back of the lock is "2R9" Can I get any information?

Posted by Rick on 13-Sep-2016 at 06:13:18 EST
Subject: Hartmann Yale H71 key

I given an mid 1920's a Hartmann wardrobe trunk but it is locked with no key. I am looking for a Yale Hartmann H71 key for the lock. From what I have read it is a common lock number but I have not been able to locate a key for it and do not wish to drill the lock out. Any help you can provide in finding a key that would open the truck would be appreciated.