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Lock Picking Academy
New to lock picking or looking to further develop your skills?
Visit our growing collection of guides to help you hone your skills, whether you be novice or master.
Top Academy Guides
What is Lock Picking? The Good, the Bad, and the Not So Ugly
How to Pick a Lock: The Absolute Beginner’s Guide
How to Bypass a Lock with a Credit Card
The Guide to Picking Handcuffs
What Is Binding Order?
The Guide to Bobby Pin Lock Picking
How to Crack a Master Combination Lock
Types of Locks – The Complete Guide
The Infographical Guides to Lock Picking
SouthOrd 8 Piece Lock Pick Set
SouthOrd 32 Piece Lock Pick Set
SouthOrd 20 Piece Lock Pick Set
Featured Lock Pick Sets
Our featured lock picks have a terrific reputation for their strength, reliability, sensitivity, and overall great quality.
Top Blog Posts
Ratyoke: The Worlds Greatest Custom Pick Maker
Chris Ahrens: Picking the Kwikset SmartKey Gen 3
Larry Newberry: The Founder of SouthOrd Tools
Gear Review: Perseverance Survival Lock Pick Set
Chris Dangerfield: The Mad Scientist Behind Lock Pick World
Best Lock Picks for the Budgeted Picker
Interview with the Lock Picking Lawyer
Burglary Statistics for Homeowners [Infographic]
What Are All Those Picks Used For?
Interview with Deviant Ollam: The Godfather of Locksport