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Make Your Own Duplicate Key At Home Within A Few Minutes

Many of us have gone through the pain of losing keys or forgetting them somewhere that is out of our reach and so there we feel the need of having another duplicate key. I too was locked out of the house once and I was left helpless. Though I arranged keys from the locksmith later but it took time. And so to avoid this time-consuming process, there are a number of tricks that would help you in having an additional pair of keys.

Now you no more need a professional key maker or locksmith, as this home trick will definitely create a copy of your keys without involving into any kind of tussle.

For this you need:

Mould solution- part 1, part 2 and the third one as a hardener of the solution, metal ingots, a plastic container, a casting ladle, a key to be molded, gas torch.

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Make Your Own Duplicate Key At Home Within A Few Minutes

Make Your Own Duplicate Key At Home Within A Few Minutes

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Open up the plastic container and inject the part 1 of mold solution.

Open up the plastic container and inject the part 1 of mold solution.

Next, instil part 2 mold solution into the same container.

Next, instil part 2 mold solution into the same container.

Stir them well so as to mix two chemicals together. 

Stir them well so as to mix two chemicals together. 

Take the key and insert it into the key holder for its proper alignment in the mold.

Take the key and insert it into the key holder for its proper alignment in the mold.

Then add hardener to the mixture and stir well.

Then add hardener to the mixture and stir well.

Insert the key into the mixture so formed.

Insert the key into the mixture so formed.

Lift key once so that there are no air bubbles left.

Lift key once so that there are no air bubbles left.

Infix the key back to the container and let it dry for at least 10 minutes.

Infix the key back to the container and let it dry for at least 10 minutes.

Once dried, remove the key holder. 

Once dried, remove the key holder. 

Remove the container and apart the mold from it.

Remove the container and apart the mold from it.

Use a knife and cut one of the sides of the mold. 

Use a knife and cut one of the sides of the mold. 

..Make sure that you don't pierce chief areas of the key mold.

Separate the key after opening up the mold.

Separate the key after opening up the mold.

Cut the upper most part of the mold so that the handle is formed.

Muster the mold back in the container for casting.

Muster the mold back in the container for casting.

Heat the metal ingot with the butane torch at 90 degrees celsius!

Heat the metal ingot with the butane torch at 90 degrees celsius!

Refill the liquid into the case and tap it to avoid air bubbles.

Refill the liquid into the case and tap it to avoid air bubbles.

Let the key cool down and separate from the mold. 

Let the key cool down and separate from the mold. 

And see, the key looks exactly same.

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