Vetter windjammer side cover key


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Vetter windjammer side cover key

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I recently bought a vetter windjammer fairing and I’m realizing that to put the lowers on I will need to be able to unlock the right side cover. If it matters, it’s an 83 interstate but idk which year windjammer this is. I do not have the key I need to unlock it.


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I bet it's a pretty easy to pick wafer lock.
DIY or take it to a locksmith.
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Rambozo wrote: Mon Jan 17, 2022 8:44 pm I bet it's a pretty easy to pick wafer lock.
DIY or take it to a locksmith.
Those wafer locks are exceedingly easy to open. They can be raked open with no skill required, and only a couple simple tools - a turning tool and a rake, both readily available. You can very likely make them yourself out of a couple of paper clips.
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Rambozo wrote: Mon Jan 17, 2022 8:44 pm I bet it's a pretty easy to pick wafer lock.
DIY or take it to a locksmith.
Double sided lock/key. I’ll see if I have any tools to try to pick it but I’m doubting it’s that easy
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Search YouTube for Wafer lock picking. You'd be surprised just how easy it is to open them.
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Rambozo wrote: Mon Jan 17, 2022 10:38 pm Search YouTube for Wafer lock picking. You'd be surprised just how easy it is to open them.
Well, a drill worked fine lol. Just gonna have to replace the lock.


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