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In this week’s episode:
The loss of one of our community members
The man taking safes out of closing banks
First pick of the ASSA 5701
First pick of the Goal D9
First pick of the Opnus MMX
First look at the SC1 SmartKey
How to make a tensioner from music wire
A DD pick made out of an Abus padlock
SpeedLocks Tournament of Champions Announced
The changes to the LPU belt classifications
Lockpicking and Locksmith criminals
Reddit: currentc57 on r/locksport
Discord: Lockpickers United as Current, Extraordinary League of Pickers as Current, CBC as Current
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Founding Executive Producers:
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Corrections and Additions:
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Giveaways and Contests:
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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:
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:
+Reddit: currentc57 on r/locksport
+Discord: You can find me on the following servers as “Current”
~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, Podbean, Fireside.fm, PacLock and other entities are in no way partners to this contest, and all applicants agree to release them 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