Will try again to attach the Masonic Temple key image. For some reason, it's not showing up as an attached thumbnail, at least on what I'm now viewing. Apology if a duplicate.
Thanks! I guess I would have to visit Mount Vernon again to get a closer viewing; not sure I could get a better photo, given possible restrictions. I'm attaching an image of the...
Thanks Oldlock. I see macslocks 07 posted pictures in 2009 so I won't bother with that. There are several number sets stamped into the case. 170985, 7.5. 58, 13 8 51, and a small OS 12. An...
I have a Yale combination lock that has a key override.
My Reeds manual shows where to drill to find the combination
for the older Yale models but not this one.
Does anyone know where...
I'm hoping someone will know what lock series this is. I've done some internet
searches without luck.
This lock as a really cool lock. It has 6 levers and is tensioned by a 7th notch...
Chatwood SAM lock is what you have. Most usually used as control locks on keylock shutters. Nice top quality locks, sometimes they have the safe serial numbers on them and can be dated.
Thank you, that's more information than I hope for!
I have the 1.5 and 2.5 models, should be made after WWII.
My best guess is that it dates from the 18th century. Not being able to get up close to the key, and depending on a single side-view photo, it's difficult to see how it was made. I think it was...