36: NATO Mersey Pick, YouTube channel deletion, last surviving Watergate burglar dies, Locksport communities

Episode 36 · February 8th, 2021 · 36 mins 50 secs

About this Episode

Full show notes, including links, can be found at


In this week’s episode:

-A fully assembled 14 lever NATO Mersey lock picked

-Matt's Lock Pit’s new web store

-Several more interesting videos you should watch

-LockpickingDev’s YouTube channel removed, reinstated, removed again and reinstated again.

-New products

-My current list of online locksport communities

-The last surviving Watergate burglar has dies at 98

-Lockpicking criminals



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




-Pat from Uncensored Tactical

Content Producers:



-Jeff McRill



-Michael Gilchrist





-Tarehjerne Tarehjerne 

-Joshua Gonzalez 



-Pocket Women

Special Thanks:




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New Products:

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Hooligan Keys Impressioning Grip Handle

Impressioning a Yale and Towne Cam Lock Key in Real Time



Abstract Security Discord

Locksport Community Discord

TOOOL UK Discord

UK Locksport Discord

LPU Discord

Extraordinary League of Pickers Discord

CBC Discord



Art of Lock Picking Facebook group

Lock Picking Facebook group

Locksport (lockpicking and smithing) Facebook group

LockTube (Lock Sport Videos) Facebook group

r/lockpicking SubReddit

r/locksport Subreddit


Eugenio Martinez, Watergate burglar pardoned by Reagan, dies at 98

Arrested on one count of felony possession of burglary tools

Mesa woman accused of picking locks at storage facility & stealing $20K in goods


-3DLocksport 10% off with code PACLOCK10

-MAKO Locks 15% off with code BUYMAKO Unknown exp

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

-UKLockPickers 10% off with code GIFT

Giveaways and Contests:


  100 subscriber giveaway. No thumbs challenge. #Feralshooter100 


  Assa 700 Two Weeks of Pain and a New Giveaway! 


  (ENG-140) Lockpicking - Monthly Giveaway 2021 #PandaFrog21Jan 


 [42] Free stuff! Giveaway for the new year 2021 #Tare2021

-Starrylock - #shoutoutMonday


  -Pocket Women

-CLK Supplies

  Introducing #Lockboss Free Giveaway! Do you work with Locks & Keys or do Locksmithing? 

-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

-The Locky Awards



“PacLock a Month” Rules:

I’m giving away one of my custom PacLock 100A padlocks every 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