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In this week’s episode:
-Sparrows DD pick was available again
-A Kwikset fingerprint recognition lock
-More on the new Bowley Prototype
-The categories and timeline of the Locky Awards
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Discord: Lockpickers United as Current, Extraordinary League of Pickers as Current, CBC as Current
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Content Producers for this episode:
Thank you to everyone that contributed to this episode. And to everyone that has shared this podcast with others.
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Recent stories related to locksport:
The Locky Awards
This year will be an alpha test for the Locky awards
All videos released this year, 2020, Jan 1st thru Dec 31st, will be eligible.
Nominations will be allowed from January 1st thru 31st.
Voting will begin on February 1st.
Anyone involved in locksport is eligible to win, except me, Charles Current (aka Charles Builds Crap and The Lock Sportscast)
Anyone in locksport can vote, except me.
Categories this year will be
-Best Visual Aids/Effects
-Most Informative Video
-Most Creative Video
-Most Impressive Pick
-Best Out of Package Pick
-Most Impressive gutting disaster
-Most supportive commenter
-Best Picking Challenge
-Most Creative Giveaway
-Best Challenge lock
-Best custom made pick
-Community Spirit Award
-code SAVE15 on https://www.lockpickshop.com/
Giveaways and Contests:
-Starrylock - #shoutoutMonday
-Charles Builds Crap on YouTube - To encourage you to send me information for this show, I’m changing the rules for my PAM Giveaway (see rules below) or https://www.thelocksportscast.com/p/paclock-a-month-giveaway/ https://www.youtube.com/user/MrCharlesCurrent
“PacLock a Month” Rules:
This year (2020), I’m giving away one of my custom PacLock 100A padlocks a month.
To be entered, you must:
1.Provide me with locksport or locksport community news that I can use on my weekly podcast.
-Submit your news via one of the following:
+Reddit: currentc57 on r/locksport
+Discord: You can find me on the following servers as “Current”
~Extraordinary League of Pickers
-You will receive 1 entry for each news item I use in the podcast that month.
2.Share the podcast on social media
-Make sure I know about it by tagging me and/or emailing me a screenshot or other proof.
The winner will be drawn and announced the following month. The winner will have 1 week to contact me via email to claim the prize.
I will pay for shipping within the U.S. If you live outside the U.S., you can still enter, but must pay to ship if you win.
I reserve the right to change these rules as I need to during the course of the year.
I reserve the right to disqualify anyone for any reason. My decisions are final.
This giveaway is a thank you to the subscribers that watch my videos, listen to my podcast, and help me produce it.
YouTube is in no way a partner to this contest and all applicants agree to release YouTube from any and all liability related to this contest.
Personal data collected as a part of this contest will be used only for the purposes of this contest and will not be released to third parties.
Any entries that violate YouTube's community guidelines will be disqualified: http://www.youtube.com/t/community_guidelines