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United States Patent 19) Preddey 01) Patent Number: l4s]_ Date of Patent: 4,478,061 Oct, 23, 1984 [54] CYLINDER LOCK 75) Brian F, Preddey, Miranda, Australia 73) ‘Taboola Pty, Limited, New South Wales, Australia pt) 2 362,797 (22 Mar. 29, 1982 [30] Foreign Application Priority Data Mar. 30,1981 [AU] Australia Jul. 8, 1981 [AU] Australia PES207 PEGS [st] Int, a E0SB 27/06 [2] S.C. « 70/358; 70/364 A; 70/409; 70/378 70/358, 409, 411, 364 A, "10/362, 453, 385, 382, 378 (36) References Cited U.S. PATENT DOCUMENTS 1570032 10/1896 Luebbers . 1,823,547 9/1931 Kaefer 2,620,649 12/1952 Bernardo 3,736,780 6/1973. Singer .... 3y754422, 8/1973. Stackhouse 53,968,668 7/1976 Epstein 707358 70/433 4099,398. 7/1978 Lipschutz FOREIGN PATENT DOCUMENTS 337838 6/1921 Fed. Rep. of Germany - 1828504. 371969 Fed. Rep. of Germany 2113008 10/1971 Fed. Rep. of Germany . 2924990 7/1980 Fed. Rep. of Germany ~ 2124008 9/1972 France ‘S44868 1/1974 Switzerland 1223142 2/1971. United Kingdom 1517104 7/1978 United Kingdom 2055948 3/1981 United Kingdom Primary Examiner—Robert L, Wolfe ‘Attorney, Agent, or Firm—Ladas & Parry (57) ABSTRACT A cylinder lock having a generally cylindrical barrel with a barrel body within which are slidably located a plurality of locking pins which intersect the keyway in the cylinder lock to thereby engage a key located in the keyway. The locking pins are arranged in two sets ‘hich extend generally longitudinally of the body with the locking pins secured within the body to prevent rotation about the axis of movement of the pins. 70/388 9 Claims, 16 Drawing Figures 4,478,061 Oct. 23, 1984 Sheet 1 of 10 U.S. Patent 4,478,061 , 1984 U.S. Patent oct. 23,