FAQ  •  My feedback  •  Feedback
UKLockpickers.co.uk Lockpicking supplies such as Lockpicks, tools, and more! COMMANDOLOCK.COM Military grade padlock systems lockpickshop.com A source for lockpicking supplies such as lockpicks, locksmith tools, and more!

Bad Ass Safe

<<

AL usher69

User avatar

Active Member

Posts: 250

Joined: Sat Feb 06, 2016 1:03 am

Location: New York

Post Mon Nov 16, 2020 4:24 pm

Re: Bad Ass Safe

MartinHewitt wrote:Even so I don't have a Y6, they are not really rare in the US. Nonetheless they are a nice piece of history worth displaying. The patent for this mechanism is US840269.

Thanks I think I've downloaded all the patents of my lock collection..
<<

AL usher69

User avatar

Active Member

Posts: 250

Joined: Sat Feb 06, 2016 1:03 am

Location: New York

Post Sat Nov 21, 2020 10:22 pm

Re: Bad Ass Safe

20201121_171319.jpg
I finally got the body in my home. I've had the door inside and that was nothing compared to body. I'm taking pics. as I go along. It would be nice if there were more ideas to work with. Well here's the body some surface rust I'm going to prime it then put bondo to smooth it out
You do not have the required permissions to view the files attached to this post.
<<

MartinHewitt

User avatar

Prolific Poster

Posts: 1584

Joined: Sat Nov 26, 2016 6:19 pm

Location: Germany

Post Sat Nov 21, 2020 10:31 pm

Re: Bad Ass Safe

As you have also the housing of the jeweler's chest, it would probably look very nice once restored.
In case you wonder ... Martin Hewitt is a fictional detective in stories by Arthur Morrison:
Martin Hewitt, Investigator Chronicles of Martin Hewitt
<<

AL usher69

User avatar

Active Member

Posts: 250

Joined: Sat Feb 06, 2016 1:03 am

Location: New York

Post Sat Nov 21, 2020 10:40 pm

Re: Bad Ass Safe

MartinHewitt wrote:As you have also the housing of the jeweler's chest, it would probably look very nice once restored.

Thanks I can count on you for help, information, and, encouragement. I have the pressure bar setup. Im wondering shout i have them strip and them plated or just cleaned and polished.
<<

MartinHewitt

User avatar

Prolific Poster

Posts: 1584

Joined: Sat Nov 26, 2016 6:19 pm

Location: Germany

Post Sat Nov 21, 2020 10:55 pm

Re: Bad Ass Safe

You could ask for a price and then think about it.

Or you could restore the rest of the safe, ask then about a price and think then about it.
In case you wonder ... Martin Hewitt is a fictional detective in stories by Arthur Morrison:
Martin Hewitt, Investigator Chronicles of Martin Hewitt
<<

AL usher69

User avatar

Active Member

Posts: 250

Joined: Sat Feb 06, 2016 1:03 am

Location: New York

Post Sun Nov 22, 2020 1:51 pm

Re: Bad Ass Safe

MartinHewitt wrote:You could ask for a price and then think about it.

Or you could restore the rest of the safe, ask then about a price and think then about it.


I'm still entertaining the wells fargo idea. Everytime I look at the way the body is put together reminds me of there cash box being throw from the stage coach. Since work is slowed way down I've been watching westerns and have time to work on the safe. Again thanks for ideas and info.
<<

AL usher69

User avatar

Active Member

Posts: 250

Joined: Sat Feb 06, 2016 1:03 am

Location: New York

Post Sun Nov 22, 2020 1:55 pm

Re: Bad Ass Safe

I also thought turning left for the cp and opening it. I was wrong its RLRLR 4 wheel.
<<

AL usher69

User avatar

Active Member

Posts: 250

Joined: Sat Feb 06, 2016 1:03 am

Location: New York

Post Thu Nov 26, 2020 8:38 pm

Re: Bad Ass Safe

I'm trying to remove the rod that connects the dial and the wheels in the lock box.. It will not go either way. It stops at the door both sides. I have it circled if that helps. Thanks in advance
The door is now primed and is drying. I've filled in the minor dents and scrapes on both the door and body.
You do not have the required permissions to view the files attached to this post.
<<

MartinHewitt

User avatar

Prolific Poster

Posts: 1584

Joined: Sat Nov 26, 2016 6:19 pm

Location: Germany

Post Thu Nov 26, 2020 8:59 pm

Re: Bad Ass Safe

Maybe it is a punch proof spindle. There should be something on the inside, which you can remove. Could be the whole back of the door.
In case you wonder ... Martin Hewitt is a fictional detective in stories by Arthur Morrison:
Martin Hewitt, Investigator Chronicles of Martin Hewitt
Previous

Return to Safes, Strongboxes & Combination Locks

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: CommonCrawl [Bot], DotNetDotCom.org [Bot]

Don't forget to visit our sponsors for all of your lockpicking needs!
Powered by phpBB © 2000, 2002, 2005, 2007 phpBB Grop
"CA Black" theme designed by stsoftware