A couple days ago I lost the key to my dorm. My roommate has a
tendency to forget this and lock me out. It's happened at least five
Now, I have very little experience in trying to bypass locks. I used
to try it for fun and had a genuine interest in it as a hobby. I've
tried different ways of getting into my room (plastic card and
hanger), none of which I'm having luck with.
After my roommate let me in, I unlocked my door and closed it to try
and see if I could get in using an old ID with no luck. I tried
studying the lock and tried to develop a way to get in from the
outside but nothing seems to work. I've seen upperclassman who can do
it with ease but I can't seem to get the hang of it.
It's an Arrow pin and tumbler cylinder lock with a latch, but I just
can't seem to get inbetween the latch and doorway. Any help would be
- posted 18 years ago