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Coming in the August issue of The National Locksmith
Sal Dulcamaro’s dilemma was how to replace a large number of pushbutton combination locks without worrying about constantly replacing batteries. In the August Digital Issue of The National Locksmith Sal discusses what led to the selection of the dormakaba Powerplex and details the installation in a major metropolitan hospital. August digital readers in their own exclusive pages will also learn about door alarms and alarmed panic exit devices, safe moving equipment, and will see videos from Framon and HPC/Hudson Lock/ESP. Not yet a digital subscriber? Call our office at 630-837-2044 and find out about getting instant access to searchable current and back issues of The National Locksmith.
Industry News, Events and Announcements
ALOA Convention Is Open Through Saturday
Doors are open for the 61st Annual ALOA Convention and Security Expo in suburban Chicago through this Saturday, July 22. Based at one of ALOA’s most successful venues, the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, the event features classes all week with the security expo from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Friday and Saturday. The National Locksmith is exhibiting in Booth 629. Showgoers will be able to meet TNL staff as well as take advantage of the best prices available on TNL’s various products.
BEST’s Keystone Web Manages Keys Digitally
BEST Access Solutions customers can now have the latest digital key management program for schools, workplaces and government facilities with more than 100 openings. Keystone Web, the upgraded digital security program of Keystone 600N5 for current BEST customers, is designed to simplify and coordinate storage of an organization’s keys, keyholders and door and building access information, allowing for easy management of multiple keys, doors and users from a single intuitive user interface. In addition to the ability to track keys, Keystone Web stores a comprehensive record of all cores, doors and buildings associated with each key, providing security managers with the ability to identify areas affected by a lost key and implement necessary measures to protect the facility from unauthorized access. www.bestaccess.com.
Ilco’s Texas 80 Bit Solution
Ilco is introducing two new transponders and calling them the Texas 80 Bit Solution. Utilizing the RW4 Plus or Ilco EZ-Clone Plus, locksmiths can clone for Toyota “G” models using the T80 Transponder and pre-code popular Toyota, Ford (T39 Transponder) Subaru, Kia and Hyundai models using the T39 transponder before programming with an Advanced Diagnostics MVP Pro or T-Code Pro. The T80 and T39 transponders are compatible with Ilco GTH modular heads, Look-A-Like key shells and the Smart4Car flip key housing. A read/write Ilco modular head containing the T80 transponder is also available (GTHT80 DST80). Key blades are sold separately. www.ilco.us.
UL Listed Metal Cabinets Protect Electronic Equipment
STI’s UL/cUL Listed metal protective cabinets are offered in a variety of sizes to house electronic devices with space to spare. They protect equipment from hazardous parts and provide protection to enclosed equipment against ingress of falling dirt. Ideal for junction and power supply boxes, the heavy-duty cans are constructed with a powder coated metal to help protect cabinet against corrosion. They have a continuous piano type hinge with the option of a key or thumb lock and seven ½, ¾ inch conduit knockouts. For indoor use, the enclosures mount on the wall enabling the protected units to be in their designated location. www.sti-usa.com, 800-888-4784.