About the video, you spin fast man!
About a program to generate random combos, I've been using thesafehouse combo generator for ages and I'm very happy with it. I'm not saying Trevor program is't good. I just prefer an url over a program.
Post all non-destructive techniques, questions, photos or articles regarding the theory & operation of these items.
Non-destructive only! Non-destructive only!
femurat wrote:About the video, you spin fast man!
CPT1911 wrote:Man, watching you dial actually makes me feel bad about myself. I am pretty up on this stuff now, and I had to watch your video three times to keep track of what you are doing. You're stops and starts are so precisely executed--I just can't keep up buddy. I really can't.
Oldfast wrote:The more sensible option here seemed to be: run w3 while leaving 1&2 on the good indication of 36.
1) I'll find a gate for w3, or 2) I'll find nothing, but will have ruled it out & taken less overall time to do.
CPT1911 has talked in detail about this option and found good success with it. Until now, I've never
had to use it. But finding myself in this little dilemma presented the perfect opportunity to give it a try.
Oldfast wrote:Recall at the beginning I was unable to determine pick-up differences.
So I simply run w3 through the area, but with a LEFT rotation this time.
Daggers wrote:....Does your Diebold have the little plastic ring that sits in between the dial and dial ring to make it spin smoother? Mine doesn't seem to have that and spins with a fair amount of friction, not sure if this is normal or not.
Mikeh727 wrote:...My Diebold also spins incredibly smooth to the point where I can't feel the wheels pick up. Because of that smoothness, I sometimes find myself lost in the wheelpack. I've gotten lazy I guess and instead of paying close attention to my dialing, I've been relying on feel. My Diebold has taught me to slow down and pay a bit closer attention, so that's a good thing.
CPT1911 wrote:....So glad this worked out for you, Mike! This is still my goto method!
CPT1911 wrote:Interesting relocker--never seen it before. I imagine it would be rather difficult to drill.
Daggers wrote:There's something I'm confused about. You're taking LCP readings only so you should look for a rise instead of a drop right?
Daggers wrote:In the second graph, you're going AWR so aren't you supposed to read the graph from right to left? Then the graph would indicate a drop at 31 when we're looking for a rise.
Daggers wrote:And with the third graph example it shows wheel 1 going around left but the graph looks like you graphed it from right to left instead of left to right since 33.5 is the end of it. What am I missing here?
The 'rise' we're looking for runs from 35-32. That's the gate! As soon as the
gate is no longer under the fence the reading goes bad (drops) by a 1/2 inc.
And with the third graph example it shows wheel 1 going around left but the graph looks like you graphed it from right to left instead of left to right since 33.5 is the end of it. What am I missing here?
Nope. 34 was not the end of it.... it's the beginning. It was the first reading I took.
Again, is it possible we're just thinking in different terms maybe?
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