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Beginner

Posted: Wed Oct 10, 2018 3:51 pm
by Stoo300
Hello all, just started picking s few hours ago after seeing a video and became very interested in taking picking up. Looking forward to the challenges that lie ahead and looking forward to discussions and the advice of experienced and beginners alike.

Re: Beginner

Posted: Wed Oct 10, 2018 7:41 pm
by MHM
Welcome to the group mate. You'll find more information and advice here than anywhere else on the internet. Whereabouts do you live?

Re: Beginner

Posted: Wed Oct 10, 2018 8:28 pm
by Diurin
Welcome, interest might soon become an addiction to locks and pointy shiny thingies but you will not regret it :)

Re: Beginner

Posted: Wed Oct 10, 2018 8:51 pm
by Baldiloks
How do :welc:

Have a read of the rules and Solomon's guide and check out lots of videos and pictures

Ask lots of questions and enjoy

Re: Beginner

Posted: Wed Oct 10, 2018 9:39 pm
by Rob locks
Welcome to the forum buddy. You will find a wealth of information here, with lots of people to help what you don't understand.

Re: Beginner

Posted: Thu Oct 11, 2018 5:06 pm
by Stoo300
Hi guys, i’m still working my way around the site and how to reply, I think this is the way but not sure, bit of a technophobe. i’m quite busy at work and don’t seem to have a lot of time to get on line but thanks very much for the welcome... ooh shiny things..haha. I live in Clapham south London. Cheers.

Re: Beginner

Posted: Thu Oct 11, 2018 6:56 pm
by Lock_Noob
:welc: :s_hi:

Nice to meet you. Read the rules, check out some old posts and join in on the fun :)

welc

Re: Beginner

Posted: Thu Oct 11, 2018 10:28 pm
by Gazz
Hi! :welc:

Have a good look around and make yourself at home. welc

Re: Beginner

Posted: Fri Oct 12, 2018 12:33 pm
by Stoo300
Thanks, gaz.🙂

Re: Beginner

Posted: Fri Oct 12, 2018 12:50 pm
by Stoo300
Thanks, lock_noobz

Re: Beginner

Posted: Fri Oct 12, 2018 12:51 pm
by Stoo300
Lock-noob, sorry about the z.🤔

Re: Beginner

Posted: Fri Oct 12, 2018 12:52 pm
by Stoo300
Thanks for the advice: rob locks

Re: Beginner

Posted: Fri Oct 12, 2018 12:57 pm
by Stoo300
I’ve read the rules and watched some vids yet to get to solomon’s thanks baldiloks. Am I replying correctly and using the correct box n stuff? just trying to thank everyone for their welcome, no idea if I’m getting it right.

Re: Beginner

Posted: Fri Oct 12, 2018 1:50 pm
by Rob locks
You seen to be buddy. Looks ok to me

Re: Beginner

Posted: Fri Oct 12, 2018 11:10 pm
by KeyMOE
:s_hi: and welc Stoo

Great to have you here, you’ve come to the right place to continue your Lockpicking journey. So many knowledgable and generous people on here. Post lots of pictures, ask lots of questions and get involved.

Don’t worry you’re posting just fine, the mods are a relaxed bunch and always happy to help if you mess up a post and need help fixing it. You’ll have to work hard to get something wrong :) so don’t worry and dive in!!

See you around,

KeyMOE

Re: Beginner

Posted: Sat Oct 13, 2018 11:57 am
by Stoo300
thanks guys, got a small amount of time to myself today to practice picking. could anyone suggest a make of padlock i should be practicing on.

Re: Beginner

Posted: Sat Oct 13, 2018 11:59 am
by Stoo300
thanks also to During and MHM for the welcome.

Re: Beginner

Posted: Sat Oct 13, 2018 12:03 pm
by Stoo300
glad i'm getting it right Keymoe , thank you.

Re: Beginner

Posted: Wed Oct 17, 2018 6:22 pm
by Gordon W
Start on a couple of master locks from Wilko’s mate