Second Hand Key Cutting Machines / Used Locksmith Key Cutting Machines
Anyone starting out key cutting may be considering purchasing a second-hand key cutting machine possibly a used locksmith key cutting machines to save the few hundred pounds extra that a new key machine will cost. There are a few things to consider before deciding on second-hand rather than new.
- Key cutters will often sell old models even obsolete models. This means that spare parts can be difficult if not impossible to get.
- Get a working demonstration before purchasing, as parts can wear down to such an extent that they become inaccurate.
- Refurbishing a second hand machine if done properly can cost several hundred pounds. Entry-level brand new machines are often cheaper.
- You are unlikely to get any warranty or advice if the key machine goes wrong.