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Key Cutters Magazine Issue 4 – Spring 2018

Welcome to the 4th edition of Key Cutters magazine! Spring has finally sprung! In November the completely redesigned Find a Locksmith app was launched. In this issue find out how you can get FREE adverting by getting listed on the app - there's no strings attached! Many new cylinders have anti-bump features built into them but there are still a lot of homes that rely on standard budget cylinders that have little or no protection. The solution? Pickbuster! Head to page 8…

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CKL Issue 10 – January 2018

Happy New Year from CKL and welcome to our 10th issue! Our very own expert, Martin Pink, is back with another step-by-step guide on the fantastic Handy Baby. You'll learn how to clone an ID46 chip using a low cost and reliable JMD46 Carbon Cloning Chip! You'll also learn how to decode and cut both a Volvo HU56 Key and HU101 Lock using the Condor Mini. Both guides explain what to do if there's no key or key blade available - so…

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Key Cutters Magazine Issue 3 – Autumn 2017

Welcome to the 3rd issue of Key Cutters magazine! Days are getting shorter and leaves are falling off the tress. This can only mean one thing – autumn! As we keep mentioning it’s more important than ever to diversify the products and services you supply in order to stay ahead of competition. One way you can do this is by offering window security – as in the autumn and winter months there’s a 25% spike in home burglaries! We were asked…

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CKL Issue 9 – September 2017

This CKL issue is mainly focused on Volvo vehicles. Our very own expert, Martin Pink, will be taking you through picking and decoding a typical NE66 lock in detail. You will then be taken through how to decode and cut a NE66 4 track key using the brand new Condor Mini electronic cut to code machine - which is an extremely simple and precise process from beginning to end, even for a beginner! He will then guide you through picking…

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Key Cutters Magazine Issue 2 – July 2017

Welcome to the Summer edition of Key Cutters Magazine. Recently we have seen more competition from supermarkets & national hardware chains trying to diversify their ranges by adding key cutting as an additional service. Many people underestimate the skill & expertise that goes in to every service provided. These skills are something that is not learnt overnight, and cannot be trusted to complete novices to run. There is now a need more than ever to diversify the products and services you…

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Issue 8 – May 2017

In this issue Martin Pink will be taking you through the NSN14 Lock, commonly found on this model. Everything from picking the lock on the 2013 Nissan Qashqai, using a Genuine Lishi 3in1 pick/ decoder, to decoding the lock with the help of Instacode or the Genuine Lishi direct reader. Martin will also be taking you through a step by step process of decoding and cutting an edge key for the lock using the incredible and highly sought after Keyline…

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Key Cutters Magazine Issue 1 – April 2017

Welcome to the very first edition of the Key Cutters Magazine. Here is a magazine for the customer-focused, forward-thinking, retail business leader. If you’re looking for some insight into, and examples of the many ways in which it is possible to increase your shops revenue, then this is the publication for you! For a long time now the average high street key cutter has been under immense threat from not only competitors, but also the global consumer market known as the…

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Issue 7 – February 2017

SuperVAG is a key programming device for Audi, Volkswagen, Skoda and Seat vehicles. It is considered an extremely cost effective solution for programming car keys and remotes for VAG vehicles up to 2013. The professional diagnostic tool is also the solution for VAG vehicles in ALL KEY LOST SITUATIONS. In this edition of Cars, Keys and Locks Magazine, auto locksmith expert Martin Pink will be taking you through a series of guides using the tool. This includes programming keys, via…

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Issue 6 – December 2016

Merry Christmas from Cars Keys and Locks magazine, and welcome to our 6th edition! In this edition Martin Pink is back with the second part of his Peugeot and Citroen guide covering the Fiat SIP22 lock and taking you through the picking and decoding process of the VA2 lock as well as the HU83 lock used on these cars. Richard Bunn has produced an in-depth how to guide on changing the lockset of the Fiat Dablo. Keyline have also taken us through every…

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Issue 5 – October 2016

In this month’s edition you’ll find yet another fantastic and comprehensive guide taking you through locks on Peugeot and Citroen vehicles. This is just the first part of our Peugeot and Citroen guide covering OBD programming on the Citroen Berlingo and how to generate a flip key using both the KD900 and Truecode; cutting a SX9 key on the Ninja Laser and NE78 locks. We have a very special contribution from our sponsor Tradelocks as one of their very own…

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