The Visual Guide to Lock Picking has been the definitive guide for learning the art of lock picking. The Third Edition updates all of the illustrations with new, high quality, computer graphics. Over 100 new pages have been added. Inside, you will find interesting material and lock picking how-to for pin tumblers, warded locks, wafer locks, tubular locks, combination padlocks, and lever locks.What really sets this book apart is the quality of illustrations, which make lock picking easy to understand. The visual approach makes it easy to see how locks really work. Each type is completely dissected, exposing every moving part. Step-by-step instructions are given for picking each kind of lock. You will be lead through the entire process, from introducing the necessary tools, to explaining several techniques that will lead you to that satisfying click as your lock springs open!This book is the premier guide on picking locks. Even if you already know how to pick some locks, this book covers tips and techniques. Exercises are also explained to help you hone your skills. From simple locks, to high security pins, almost all modern lock types are covered; making it the perfect locksmith's companion. Whether you are interested in becoming a locksmith, need to know how to bypass security locks for law enforcement or emergency services, interested in lock picking as a hobby, practicing for an upcoming competition, or just want to be prepared in an emergency, this book will get you started off right!Mark McCloud is the author of 'Visual Guide to Lock Picking (Third Edition)', published 2007 under ISBN 9780970978868 and ISBN 0970978863.