Q: What is Lock Bumping a Cylinder?
A: A special type of key called a "bump key" is used in conjunction with a
hammer or similar object. By inserting the "bump key" into the key way
and tapping the key head with the hammer it is possible to separate the
top and bottom pins. Once the pins separate, the key is rotated and the lock can
then be opened.
Q: How long has this technique been used?
A: As a part of their job function locksmiths and security professionals have known
about and used this technique for many years. Operating within an industry code
of ethics and true security professionals do not share such security knowledge with
Introducing the Rx2Plus System
Bump Resistant Locks - Haven’s can add the Bump Rx2plus system to most commercial
grade locks. This lock cylinder includes two special bump resistant pins, plus a special
pick resistant pin greatly increasing the security of the lock against bumping. Also
add our restricted X1 cylinder for protection against unwanted key duplication.
Medeco, Multilock and Schlage Primus
Highest Quality Industry Bump Resistant Locks - Haven’s is a authorised Medeco, Multilock, and Schlage Primus
dealer. These locks provide the ultimate protection for your home or business. These locks are virtually pick, drill
and bump proof. Please call or visit us to find out which lock is right for your needs