Used mosler fire commercial safe used home safes used. The more highsecurity and modern the safe is, the more likely it is to include additional barriers to safe cracking. Ratings many mosler safes are rated for fire, water submersion, or. If you own the combination there is a sequence to opening a victor safe. Effective february 10, 2008, the antique safe collector web site theantiquesafecollector.
With level 62 thieving, players can begin stealing from safes all over gielinor. Safes were essential pieces of office equipment, designed to protect against both fire and burglary. The following are the different methods for how to open an old safe. Get the best deals on mosler safe in antique mercantile, trade and factory. I have been in the lock and key business for over 30 years.
Hi, im trying to figure out some info and value on the safe in my basement, and would also like to sell it if its worth anything. If my research is correct it was actually made in estimated weight is lbs. Approximate dimension are 36 wide by 22 deep by 32 tall. The predecessors of modern safes were antique wooden strongboxes bound with iron hoops, similar in. Safecracking is the process of opening a safe without either the combination or the key. New listingvintage mosler junior toy safe coin bank vault combination lock 6x4. Mosler safe worth deborah cheech a safe that old probably doesnt hold that much value as it really isnt something that someone would use to safeguard valuables today. From their inception in 1867 to their final days in 2001, the mosler safe company produced some of the finest safes and vaults in the world. Govdeals is the place to bid on government surplus and unclaimed property including heavy equipment, cars, trucks, buses, airplanes, and so much more.
We can open your gun safe, repair it properly, and replace your combination lock with either a new digital or mechanical safe lock to make your safe work like new again. Tried two safe cracker guys without success it was a quality safe from 1910, and the dial was smooth as a babys butt. Cut the flat on an angle long ways so the wheel doesnt see a crack. Founded in 1867 by gustave mosler, the company makes safes known for their ability to withstand explosions. How to change the combination to a mosler safe hunker. Bike thieves have been known to simply pickup unattached bikes and load them into a pickup truck, so they can crack. Victor safe and lock company was known for high end security safes. There was no combination left for or attached to the safe nor is there an exposed keyhole that we can see, so we cant open it. Mosler closed its local plant in 1996 and its corporate headquarters in 2001 when the company went bankrupt. Protection lock offers bank vault opening, safe opening, safecracking, atm opening, gun safe opening, antiqe safe opening, dodgsa safe opening and bank equipment service.
Safes did not do a very good job against fire until design improvements after 1840. Its also the most common method used by thieves to forcefully open one. A small locksmith business in iceland is missing a number combination for an old mosler safe that we need to open. Antique vtg mosler safe w combination lock 48 x 33 x 25.
This method of safecracking has been countered by building patrolpassages around the underground vaults. Whether you run a small guttercleaning business, or a large haulage firm, safety for you and your employees is of paramount importance. Large bank vaults which are often located underground have been compromised by safecrackers who have tunneled in using digging equipment. Mosler 302 lock from ebay or some place so you can actually see what you are doing. Try left 4 turns to 63, right 3 turns to 47, left 2 turns to 25 then. If youre taking up safecracking as a hobby, start with an antique safe or a low quality inexpensive modern one. Cant wait to see the photos, i like old mosler safes. This is because most bike thieves specialize in a particular kind of lock, or carry equipment best suited to one kind of lock.
The us mosler safe company went out of business quite a while ago. Old sears safes have a combination dial variety due to their age. View this item and discover similar for sale at 1stdibs vintage industrial cast iron mosler safe. Restoring antique safes from the late 1800s and early 1900s, taking great pride in even the smallest of details. The mosler safe company is most known for the construction of the vault depository at fort knox, ky. Jan 14, 2014 mosler safe mosler tags i recently purchased a storage building packed with old stuff including this mosler safe. Utilizing this standard information, you can pair your combination with the proper dial turns and gain access to a safe. Mosler combination locks attach to the door of a safe or other container or piece of equipment that needs to be kept secure. Getting into a mosler safe without the combination. Ideally, you should lock the bike to a lamppost or similar. It is possible to crack a safe without this, but that. Ad listings bank equipment dot com free classifieds. If you have misplaced the instructions for your specific model of. Ive attached a few pictures that might help with identification its a floor safe, stands a few feet high.
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Vault doors archives bank equipment dot com free classifieds. Lock manipulation is the stereotypical safe cracking technique commonly portrayed in movies. Victor security safes are old antique safes that were common around the early 1900s. For instance, false notches to produce misleading clicking sounds. Safe cracking or safe opening is primarily the concern of thieves, and locksmiths. A 1931 burglary rating means that by todays standards its probably pretty easy to crack.
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To get started, speak to the safe cracking trainer in the thieves guild to be given advice, a stethoscope, and a small loot bag. Vintage industrial cast iron mosler safe image 2 antique. Locksmiths help man crack antique, unlocked safe youtube. Aug 28, 2015 old mosler safe mosler safe company was a manufacturer of security equipment, safes and bank vaults. Locksmith cracks open an old safe and uncovers literal treasure inside. Manipulation only requires fingers, eyes, and proper technique though it is a skill that takes years to develop and decades to master. Etsy is the home to thousands of handmade, vintage, and oneofakind products and gifts related to your search. In addition, all our refurbished safes and equipment includes our guarantee. This is the only fully restored mosler firejacket safe known to exist. The stethoscope can help you detect the sounds of the lock tumblers falling into the correct place. Mosler safe industrial firebox commercial security equipment used store fixtures. The mosler safe company, founded in 1867 by gustav mosler in cincinnati, makes locks, safes, and bank vaults, including the vault at fort knox, kentucky, where the united states government stores gold.
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Here are some of the specifications you can look for when deciding on a mosler safe for sale that is a good option for you. These patrolpassages allow early detection of any attempts to tunnel into a vault. If you purchase an antique safe that has a combination lock, it is possible to figure out the combination using a stethoscope. Unfollow vintage mosler safe to stop getting updates on your ebay feed. After receiving a lot of expensive quotes to open it, we decided to use old uncle sledge. While he loves the old safes and sees them as art pieces worth. Protection lock, gun safe opening, gun safe service, georgia safe. Get the best deals on mosler industrial combination safes when you shop the largest online selection at. Safecracking is a thieving activity which can only be accessed after completing all of the available capers in the thieves guild. If you plan on installing or moving one, knowing its weight will allow you to determine if the elevator that you are going to use, or the floor or wall where you are going to place it, is strong enough to hold the extra weight. If you know someone or can tell us the combination please email us. Jul 17, 2017 the mosler safe company manufactures physical security equipment like safes and bank vaults. Mosler usually has a set number of turns on the first number as well. Antique safe bank safe safe vault cast iron it cast vault doors banks vault vintage industrial furniture secret rooms.
Buying a mosler safe is a way to help ensure that all of your valuables remain protected for many years to come. The safe has a red plate above the lock that says with a gold font. Lost combination for an old mosler safe, please help. Vintage mosler junior toy safe coin bank vault combination. Have you manipulated a safe lock before, you seem to know enough about picking up wheels and counting them. Safe cracking methods opening a safe without a combination.
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Choose from a vast inventory of antique vintage safes on ebay. The netherlands is generally considered a safe country. Combination dial safes follow a pattern that consists of several dial turns to specific numbers that are safe specific. Moved it to the garage, then gave it to our ac guy who had it drilled, then put a new dial on it and used it as a gun safe.869 373 1008 979 371 748 477 502 694 848 1213 1442 147 305 295 1202 1172 709 385 433 648 1254 693 1307 1399 554 269 986 739 393 1447 336 974 1104 1017