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If your original lease contract doesn't have a "lock out" clause in it, then the landlord can't lock you out of the property and would have to pursue a formal eviction action and get a judgment and writ of possession that the sheriff would execute before he could regain possession.
As for taking property, landlords in Texas have a lien on personal property of a tenant for delinquent rent subject to certain exemptions. You can see all the exemptions here along with a discussion about the lien:
But the landlord can't take "2. Tools, equipment, and books of the tenant's trade." so if your machinery and other items falls into that category, it is safe.