How To Pick a Lock

Posted by AhmedAlaa on Sep. 06, 2010

Expand the description and view the text of the steps for this how-to video. Check out Howcast for other do-it-yourself videos from Chris_Davis and more videos in the Home Security category. You can contribute too! Create your own DIY guide at http-//www.howcast.com/videos/new or produce your own Howcast spots with the Howcast Filmmakers Program at http-//www.howcast.com/filmmakers/apply. Locked yourself out of the house? Most common pin and tumbler locks can be picked with a little luck and finesse—so before you call a locksmith, try this. To complete this How-To you will need- A paperclip or safety pin A tension wrench (sometimes called a torque wrench) A second paperclip Warning- Only pick your own locks—or you could wind up in a lot of trouble. Step 1- Get a paperclip Get a paperclip or safety pin and bend it straight. Now make a slight upwards bend at the very end. Tip- You can buy a professional lock pick set at a hardware store. There is a basic size intended for American locks. Step 2- Inser

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