Quote Originally Posted by KC9UDX View Post
Oh I know! When this happened to me, I thought the keys would be pretty generic. Not so, at least not in my case. And no locksmith that I called would touch it, being a big, scary, powered-on computer. Fortunately, the key turned up eventually. I was getting close to using cutting tools.
This was my experience with them back in the day, it seemed like almost all the generic cases I worked on had a keylock, but more than that they all used the same key regardless of who actually made the case.