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Locksmith Glossary

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Yale, Linus, Jr.
The American inventor of the pin tumbler mortise lock and its replaceable cylinder component.
 
yoke
n. a component designed to secure cylinders or turn disks in both sides of a mortise lock by means of a single setscrew

 

 


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