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"Your Weapon is Badly Damaged."

Posted by Brian Hermansen on

If you're a Zelda fan like I am, then this message may be familiar by now. In Breath of the Wild, the newest addition to the Legend of Zelda series, all of your weapons have a very short life-span. In other words, your weapons break, and you need to replace them often. So let's talk about broken weapons, and by weapons, we mean keys. With that said, we do not condone using these as weapons. :) Without a doubt, the single most common question we receive is "How durable are your keys?" Sometimes, this isn't even a question at all,...

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Let's talk about size...

Posted by Brian Hermansen on

When the idea of The Key Armory first began forming in my mind, I had a couple of concerns. Primarily, these concerns were: the hilts are going to jab the crap out of people the handles are going to break so incredible easy do people even use keys anymore? Eventually, these concerns faded away. I would come to find after many months of use that the hilts didn't jab any more than an average key did, the handles didn't break, and that people DID, in fact, still use keys. As I worked through the different samples I received, one things...

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Using Kwikset Keys to Match Your Weiser Locks

Posted by Brian Hermansen on

You've just stumbled across The Key Armory and you are fascinated by the gorgeous designs, the shiny detail and the ability to choose either a Kwisket or Schlage, one of which will SURELY fit your lock! Right? But wait! You gaze across the room to where your keys dangle from a dusty hanger. You glance back at The Key Armory's prepared Keyway Reference Guide. From this distance, it doesn't look like the head of your key matches EITHER of the pre-determined keyways. You move in to get a closer look, the square head coming cleanly into your view. And then you...

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