HOW TO – Duplicate keys by hand

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Nak posted up a good starter in the MAKE Instructables group on duping your own keys… – “This will explain the process I went through to copy a key with a vice, a file and patience.”Link.

Related:

  • Join the MAKE Instructables group – Link.
  • Bump keying – Link.

8 thoughts on “HOW TO – Duplicate keys by hand

  1. never use a file without a handle over the tang (the pointy part at the end) It can easyily catch and dig into your hand.

  2. And don’t use double-folded sandpaper, it rips your skin off. Learned that the hard way. Had a blister the size of my thumbnail

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