The subject of this chapter is how to install a deadbolt.  Although most entry doors now come with the hole for the deadbolt already drilled, upgrading, installing, and replacing will be a regular part of a locksmiths work. This course is divided into five parts.

  1. Suggested practice activities
  2. Tools needed to install a deadbolt
  3. Installing a deadbolt
  4. Installing on metal doors
  5. Retrofitting a deadbolt into a pre-existing hole

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