All you need to know about locks and picking them

Magnum Onguard מנעול אופנוע מאגנום אונגארד

Hello all, sorry for not posting in here for a while but I was a bit busy so loads of new locks and tools are will covered in my blog soon.

Here is close lock on a very interesting lock I finally manged to get my hands on- the Magnum onguard which has a very nice key (similar to 2 tracks Kia  car ey) but operates in a slightly different way.

The lock is actually a smaller version on the Magnum Millenco  sidebar (Already covered in ny blog) but this lock has 2 side bars operates by 8 sliders ,4 on each side and the same as the Superior Millenco has only have 3 heights.

The sliders operates with little springs that are placed underneath them, and as the key goes in they move up and down the key track.

Here is the core of the lock with the 2 sidebars

The core with no key in

And the sheer line of one side

The pins with the key in

This is how the actual pins looks like with heights 1-3

Now  picking thislock  is not that simple because the sliders sits very close to the plug and a very thin wire is needed, but as you can see the sidebars has a very wide room where they sit so this lock can be easily bypassed with a big screwdriver or such.

Till next time,

Coming soon- defeating  the Magnum Millenco in less than 20 seconds!

5 responses

  1. Are these fitted to vehicles or door locks?
    Never seen or heard of them

    September 30, 2012 at 9:08 am

    • raf

      These are motorbikes lock.

      Not very common but still a very interesting lock.

      Raf

      October 1, 2012 at 7:39 am

  2. stjohn

    shim…

    October 3, 2012 at 12:54 pm

  3. Thanks for the info, nice pics

    February 20, 2013 at 9:20 pm

  4. A lock like this should overlift easilly with a blank key by applying light tension and removing slowly from the barrell.

    August 10, 2013 at 12:52 pm

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