pin tumbler


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Noun1.pin tumbler - cylindrical tumblers consisting of two parts that are held in place by springs; when they are aligned with a key the bolt can be thrown
cylinder lock - a lock in which a cylinder rotates to move a bolt; tumblers are pins; inserting the key lifts and aligns the pins to free the cylinder to rotate
tumbler - a movable obstruction in a lock that must be adjusted to a given position (as by a key) before the bolt can be thrown
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com)-- The Giussani pop-out T handles from FDB Panel Fittings offer specialist panel builders the benefits of security with a traditional T style format now updated to meet modern security and safety concerns, also incorporating radial pin tumbler locks.
MD and HD series is stronger than typical pin tumbler keys to resist breakage and damage.
Shackles and lock bodies are forged from a proprietary ultra-hardened steel alloy for superior cut resistance and the M-Cylinder and 5 Pin tumbler systems with Bump Block technology foil bump keys and shrug off attempts at drilling, picking or pulling.
The traditional mechanical lock, especially the pin tumbler, is the most commonly used lock.
This old lock design evolved into the modern pin tumbler lock.
Able to withstand over two tons of pressure and having the Lock Out feature, which disables even your key, adding a six pin tumbler and utilizing the strike plate with the frame, virtually makes this lock impossible to compromise.
uk: “We needed a method of snap joining units and installing hardware like hinges - FDB's SNAPLINE fitted our requirements really well, and their radial pin tumbler camlocks completed the workshop pack they supplied under their Rocfast program.
The five mechanical types of key-operated locks are pin tumbler, lever tumbler, disc tumbler, warded and combination locks.
The most popular basic lock is the pin tumbler model, which is used on most doors.