Episode 26

26: The Season for Sales


November 30th, 2020

29 mins 58 secs

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About this Episode

Full show notes, including links, can be found at



In this week’s episode:

-Another contender for the title of unpickable lock

-Mad Bobs possibly making a run of Jackknife and Ghost pro sets

-LPU is preparing for another charity raffle

-More smart lock criticism

-TheNotSoCivilEngr’s story-driven physical penetration challenge

-New black belt pickers

-Lockpicking Criminals

-New products

-Holiday Sales


-And more


Contact Information:

Email: podcast@thelocksportscast.com

Twitter https://twitter.com/charlescurrent 

Reddit: currentc57 on r/locksport

Discord: Lockpickers United as Current, Extraordinary League of Pickers as Current, CBC as Current

Join the Discord at http://discord.thelocksportscast.com



Executive Producers:



-Michael Gilchrist




Content Producers:

-Joshua Gonzalez 



-Red-Headed Lockpicker 

-Don’z Lockz 


-Lock Pickings Gal



-Pocket Women

Thank you to everyone that contributed to this episode. And to everyone that has shared this podcast with others.  

If you feel you are getting value from this show, please help us by supporting the show in one of the following ways (listed in order of importance)

-Help me make this podcast a resource for the community by sending me any news or information you would like to share.  

-Share this podcast with your lock picking buddies.  

-Leave a good review in your favorite podcast app.

-Contribute financially

Recent stories related to locksport:

-Squire Is The First Organisation To Achieve BSI Internet Of Things Kitemark™ For A Bike Lock

-Product testing and certification

-The Security Interviews: How the BSI protects the IoT from itself

-Xiaomi Launches Aqara Smart Door Lock D100 With 1s Unlocking Speed

-RV Keys: The Quest for the Blue Bauer

-Making an unpickable lock. Calling locksmiths

Community News:


-[55] Virtual Physical Penetration Test


-Convict's texts show plot to kill victim, stage suicide, documents show

-Sacramento men arrested with burglary tools in disguised car, Lincoln police say

-Man allegedly stole $5,000 jewelry from Bellingham Walmart

New Products:

-Scrooge Pins

-Sparrows Ornaments


-Mad.Bob LockPicks - Home


-Southord 25% Discount November 25th through December 23rd code CHEER25

-Commando Locks 15% off all locks code FALL2020 - Expires 2021-01-01 11:59PM EST

-Commando Locks 20% off Black Friday Sale code HOLIDAY20 Exp 2020-12-01

-MAKO Locks 15% off with code BUYMAKO Unknown exp

-MAKO Locks Black Friday Specials Also the code above works on these deals!

-Sparrows black friday code for 20% off: code SparrowsBFDeal

-HooliganKeys.com 10% off any order code HAPPYDAY2020

-Lockpickshop has 20% off state wide Code: BKFRIDAY20

-Sale page at CLK Supplies https://www.clksupplies.com/collections/sale 


-LockPickWorld 10% OFF EVERYTHING ELSE Code: BF10

-3D Locksport: code BF2020 good until 11/30

Giveaways and Contests:

-Lock Pickings Gal

   - Happy Kindness Day!! #kindnesslock 


   - #RPSpiceyChallenge

   -|85| It's a Spicy CL! Roon Picker Giveaway and Bat Shit Crazy Picked and Gutted! 

-Starrylock - #shoutoutMonday


   -Pocket Women

-Charles Builds Crap on YouTube - To encourage you to send me information for this show, I’m changing the rules for my PAM Giveaway (see rules below) or https://www.thelocksportscast.com/p/paclock-a-month-giveaway/ https://www.youtube.com/user/MrCharlesCurrent


“PacLock a Month” Rules:

This year (2020), I’m giving away one of my custom PacLock 100A padlocks a month. 

To be entered, you must:

  1.Provide me with locksport or locksport community news that I can use on my weekly podcast.

    -Submit your news via one of the following:

      +Email: podcast@thelocksportscast.com

      +Reddit: currentc57 on r/locksport

      +Discord: You can find me on the following servers as “Current”

        ~Lockpickers United 

        ~Extraordinary League of Pickers 


    -You will receive 1 entry for each news item I use in the podcast that month.

  2.Share the podcast on social media

    -Make sure I know about it by tagging me and/or emailing me a screenshot or other proof.

The winner will be drawn and announced the following month.  The winner will have 1 week to contact me via email to claim the prize.

I will pay for shipping within the U.S.  If you live outside the U.S., you can still enter, but must pay to ship if you win.

I reserve the right to change these rules as I need to during the course of the year.

I reserve the right to disqualify anyone for any reason.  My decisions are final.

This giveaway is a thank you to the subscribers that watch my videos, listen to my podcast, and help me produce it.  

YouTube is in no way a partner to this contest and all applicants agree to release YouTube from any and all liability related to this contest.

Personal data collected as a part of this contest will be used only for the purposes of this contest and will not be released to third parties.

Any entries that violate YouTube's community guidelines will be disqualified: http://www.youtube.com/t/community_guidelines