Posted by Jay at CSN on July 01, 1999 at 18:59:00:
Below are some photos I finally got around to taking. ClearStar Member and long-time friend, Bill Cary in San Fran stopped by my shop and brought the materials you see below.
A thinking smith can draw some useful conclusions, eh?.
Notice the TA on the face of the plug - meaning removable - whereas the code on the key only ends in T.
Below is a "removal key" - same key for ALL TA-series Timberline and Jofco! Also note the plastic spacers between the disc tumblers. The cuts for the various removal keys are...
... and must be cut on the 1043C blank, not the 1043J change
key blank. Never use the 1043C blank for a customer's change key.