- n.a tumbler whose reference size can be changed mechanically without removal from the lock or cylinder
Locksmith dictionary . 2014.
Look at other dictionaries:
changeable fence — n. the fence of a lever tumbler lock composed of multiple segments which may be set to various positions in order to change the combination of the lock … Locksmith dictionary
changeable lever — n. a lever tumbler typically made in two or more pieces which can be variably positioned with each other to change the effective location of the gate … Locksmith dictionary
Lock (device) — A lock is a mechanical fastening device which may be used on a door, vehicle, or container, restricting access to the area or property enclosed. Commonly, it can be released by using a key or combination.History of locksSecuring one s property… … Wikipedia
Indexing (motion) — Indexing in reference to motion is moving (or being moved) into a new position or location quickly and easily but also precisely. After a machine part has been indexed, its location is known to within a few hundredths of a millimeter (thousandths … Wikipedia