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How to Crack a Master Lock [infographic]

Designed by Mark Edward Campos, this infographic takes the confusing instructions that have been on the Internet for years, and translates them into a simple graphic.  64,000 possible combinations reduced to less than 100 attempts.
This design project was born to understand the inner workings of the padlock, and to develop a notation system to engage the viewer and provide a guide to beat a pad lock.
Found on Gizmodo.

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May 7, 2010 | Unregistered CommenterAir Jordan shoes
This is why I avoid using code padlocks ! Mind you there is a Squire one in the Uk that is quite hard to crack, I have still not managed it !
August 14, 2010 | Unregistered Commenterdan walsh
Hmm. My Masterlock's code is 31-5-15, which does not fit with the number tables.
September 28, 2010 | Unregistered CommenterTheotime
I tried the Squire padlocks, they are quite hard to open, I only done one out of ten I tried !
October 4, 2010 | Unregistered Commenterdan walsh
Excellent work. As a professional locksmith I can see you have done a great investigation work and a very detailed work.
I like it.
December 16, 2010 | Unregistered CommenterAtlanta Locksmith
Hi, what an admirable work. Maybe I can send you some locks you can draw them as well for my local <a href="http://dallaslocksmithservices.com">Dallas Locksmith</a> business.
December 16, 2010 | Unregistered CommenterMontse
wow its great job, all the info graphic has been translate into a simple graphic. but still. i understand this design a little bit, keep the good work.
This is very informative post and helpful for those who are searching for it. I always get wonderful information from your blog.
March 8, 2013 | Unregistered Commentercar door unlocking
nice information
November 22, 2017 | Unregistered Commenterjim
Take help from the professional locksmith and you will be able to crack the master lock.
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