The Lock Sportscast

News and information on the hobby of legal lock picking.

About the show

Your weekly source for locksport news and sometimes interviews. Locksport is the sport or recreation of legal lock picking and other methods of defeating locking systems.

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Episodes

  • 61: Starrylock's YouTube Channel Suspended

    August 2nd, 2021  |  28 mins 15 secs

    Your weekly source for locksport news and sometimes interviews.
    Full show notes, including links, can be found at http://www.thelocksportscast.com
    In this week’s episode:
    Starrylock’s YouTube channel suspended
    First pick of Mark's Hi-Sec Sidebar Equipped SFIC
    Locks Without Borders update and help request
    SubtleDigs interviewed Lock Noob
    A LockPickingLawyer SAW parody
    SpeedLocks Tournament of Champions update
    A review of YouTube's contest policy
    Meetups
    New Products
    Lock picking criminals
    Sales
    Giveaways
    And more

  • 60: Another Bosnianbill Update

    July 26th, 2021  |  40 mins 46 secs

    Your weekly source for locksport news and sometimes interviews.
    Full show notes, including links, can be found at http://www.thelocksportscast.com
    In this week’s episode:
    ALOA Attendees Lists for sale
    Picks on a plane
    PACLOCK looking for more testers
    Another Bosnianbill update
    First Pick of 6pin Goal P
    Manipulating the Stanton Concepts RKS
    Meetups
    New Products
    Lock picking criminals
    Sales
    Giveaways
    And more

  • 59: Learning to Impression

    July 19th, 2021  |  38 mins 9 secs

    Your weekly source for locksport news and sometimes interviews.
    Full show notes, including links, can be found at http://www.thelocksportscast.com
    In this week’s episode:
    Keyline Acquires Jet
    Houdini coming to Walmart
    Locksmith Imposter
    Locksmith offers free spare keys
    First pick of Opnus Memolis
    LockCamp tickets available
    2 more black belt pickers
    Learning to Impression
    Kinky Locksmith Story
    The Cleaning fairy
    Lock picking criminals
    Criminal locksmith
    Sales
    Giveaways

  • 58: Lockpicking Lawyer Controversy

    July 12th, 2021  |  35 mins 59 secs

    Your weekly source for locksport news and sometimes interviews.
    Full show notes, including links, can be found at http://www.thelocksportscast.com
    In this week’s episode:
    The Space Safe
    Decoding an old suitcase
    First picks of Zeiss Ikon SK6 Vectorprofil Rippe Extra
    DEFCON Lockpick Village accepting proposals
    Lockpicking Lawyer controversy
    Loss of a beloved member of the YouTube locksport community
    2 new black belt pickers
    New Speedlocks records
    Locksmith story
    Sales
    Giveaways

  • 57: Don’t Pick Your Neighbor’s Lock

    July 5th, 2021  |  36 mins 27 secs

    Your weekly source for locksport news and sometimes interviews.
    Full show notes, including links, can be found at http://www.thelocksportscast.com
    In this week’s episode:
    First pick Mersey 10 lever
    First pick of Segal Pickproof
    200k club patches are in
    The American Lock Collectors Association
    Canadian Lockpickers Discord
    Making a lock pick ring
    More tips for bypassing the new Master 175
    The latest Reddit belt stats
    Don’t pick your neighbor’s lock
    Lock picking criminals
    Sales
    Giveaways

  • 56: Bosnianbill Update

    June 28th, 2021  |  40 mins 56 secs

    Your weekly source for locksport news and sometimes interviews.
    Full show notes, including links, can be found at http://www.thelocksportscast.com
    In this week’s episode:
    Learning Lockpicking in college
    EVVA Dual Gut Key
    The Bosnianbill situation
    Key Blank History
    An Emhart club
    First pick of a Muel
    Martin Newton’s new rotary disc pick
    New book by Dave McOmie
    Lock Picking Criminals
    Sales
    Giveaways

  • 55: Lockpicking Fathers

    June 21st, 2021  |  33 mins 47 secs

    Your weekly source for locksport news and sometimes interviews.
    In this week’s episode:
    Lockpicking Father Stories
    Stuff Made Hear vs LockPickingLawyer update
    Picking for Good
    Brummie’s Corbin Update
    Antique Safe Restoration
    Independent Lock Collectors Association
    Key Impressioning
    More in-person events coming
    An Artwork Contest
    Lock Picking Criminals
    Sales
    Giveaways
    Full show notes, including links, can be found at http://www.thelocksportscast.com
    Cover art courtesy of Tiny kraKen

  • 54: Lock Sportscast Clips

    June 14th, 2021  |  32 mins 58 secs

    Your weekly source for locksport news and sometimes interviews.
    Full show notes, including links, can be found at http://www.thelocksportscast.com

  • 53: Unpickable?

    June 7th, 2021  |  35 mins 58 secs

    Your weekly source for locksport news and sometimes interviews.
    Full show notes, including links, can be found at http://www.thelocksportscast.com

  • A Conversation with Tumbl3r (5)

    June 2nd, 2021  |  1 hr 21 mins

    Your weekly source for locksport news and sometimes interviews.
    Full show notes, including links, can be found at http://www.thelocksportscast.com
    In this episode:
    -A conversation with Tumbl3r
    -Tumbl3r is an admin on the Lock Pickers United Discord server, a moderator on the r/lockpicking subReddit and the original author of the Lock Pickers United Karate Belt System.

  • 52: Criminals Don’t Need to Pick Locks

    May 31st, 2021  |  31 mins 7 secs

    Your weekly source for locksport news and sometimes interviews.
    Full show notes, including links, can be found at
    http://www.thelocksportscast.com
    In this week’s episode:
    First pick of the Abloy Easy
    200K Club Patch Design
    How to bypass the new Master 175
    Return of some in-person meetups
    New Black-Belt picker
    Speedlocks Records
    Criminals don’t need to pick locks
    Lock Picking Criminals
    Sales
    Giveaways

  • 51: An Orangutan Escape Artist and Underlifting

    May 24th, 2021  |  37 mins 22 secs

    Your weekly source for locksport news and sometimes interviews.
    Full show notes, including links, can be found at
    http://www.thelocksportscast.com
    In this week’s episode:
    Locksmith Ripoffs
    An Orangutan Escape Artist
    TOOOL Board Election Results
    Using a Lishi to Teach Pin States
    SerePick’s “Underlifting” technique
    Dark Arts Lock Picking Has a Website
    New Speedlocks Records
    Lock Picking and Lock Changing Criminals
    Sales
    Giveaways