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    Recycling Makes For Sharp Looks in the Victorinox Pioneer Nespresso Knife at werd.com

    Recycling Makes For Sharp Looks in the Victorinox Pioneer Nespresso Knife

    Posted in Gear and Tools

    A pair of Swiss innovators—Victorinox & Nespresso teamed up to create the Pioneer Nespresso Livanto: a Swiss Army knife with a sustainability-minded design. It fuses Victorinox’s heritage & precision engineering with eco-conscience construction. It features scales crafted from 24 recycled Nespresso coffee capsules & multiple functions: a straight blade, reamer, punch, can opener, 3 & 7.5mm screwdrivers, wire stripper & a bottle opener

    Barebones Living Has Created The Ultimate Tool at werd.com

    Barebones Living Has Created The Ultimate Tool

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    Rated a Top 100 pick by This Old House, Barebones’ Ultimate Tool is a fixed, double-blade 14.5” Hori Hori knife with a bamboo handle & pommel base. One side of the rust-resistant blade is serrated, the other is a smooth full-length straight blade with a bottle opener at the base. A durable sheath with a belt clip is included. 5-year warranty.

    The SOG Sync 1 Multi-Tool Doubles as a Belt Buckle at werd.com

    The SOG Sync 1 Multi-Tool Doubles as a Belt Buckle

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    SOG’s stainless steel Sync 1 multi-tool makes itself very useful with 11 solid but fairly standard functions including: straight blade, awl, bottle opener, crimper, file, bolt/nut gripper, pliers and more. But it’s most interesting function is that it transforms into a compact belt buckle that will hold up your trousers or clip conveniently in place for easy access.

    A Dogtag-Style All-Purpose EDC Knife: The ODT Flipper at werd.com

    A Dogtag-Style All-Purpose EDC Knife: The ODT Flipper

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    Built in the image of an original military dogtag, the ODT Flipper from Curtiss is a versatile small blade knife perfect for EDC. It has an overall length of 2” closed and 3” with the 1” CTS-XHP steel blade deployed. The frame material is 6AL4V Titanium for an ultra lightweight build: just 2.2-ounces.

    A Multi-Tool Worthy of the Swiss Army Seal Of Approval at werd.com

    A Multi-Tool Worthy of the Swiss Army Seal Of Approval

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    Rendered in black oxide stainless steel, the heavy-duty Swisstool BS multi-tool is equipped to perform a long list of functions: lockable blades, saws, pliers, screwdrivers, file, punch, wire tools, and so on: 29 in total. Yes, a bottle opener, too.  Length: 4.5 inches, weight: 10.2 oz.

    Tougher Than Ever: DeWalt Introduces the XP Series Tape Measure at werd.com

    Tougher Than Ever: DeWalt Introduces the XP Series Tape Measure

    Posted in Gear and Tools

    Built to withstand pro-level use & abuse while delivering on the jobsite day after day, the XP Tape Measure is DeWalt’s toughest tape yet, including a case, blade coating & hook connection that are all heavy-duty. Dual-Core Technology is DeWalt’s patented spring system that utilizes two retracting springs for clean, catch free use & a rock-solid blade lock on every measurement.

    Ready For Duty: The SOG Camp Axe at werd.com

    Ready For Duty: The SOG Camp Axe

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    For fire-starting prep at home or in the wilderness, the Compact Camp Axe from SOG knife makers is a lightweight and portable tool designed for chopping and hammering. It features a satin-finished stainless steel blade with a handle made of glass-reinforced nylon. A sheath is included.

    The Bit Bar Packs A Full Hex Driver Set Into A Compact, TSA-Approved EDC at werd.com

    The Bit Bar Packs A Full Hex Driver Set Into A Compact, TSA-Approved EDC

    Posted in Gear and Tools

    The compact design of the Bit Bar makes it easier than ever to have a full hex-bit tool kit as part of your EDC. The slim TSA-Approved titanium sleeve stores & carries 8 ¼” hex bits of your choosing & comes loaded with #1 & #2 Phillips and Square Post bits, ¼” & 3/16” flatheads, & T15 & T20 Torx. A 60mm bar extension and optional ratchet attachment are also available. A funded Kickstarter.

    Ryobi Whole Stud Detector at werd.com

    Ryobi Whole Stud Detector

    Posted in Gear and Tools

    This new “whole stud” finder from Ryobi gives you a more complete picture of the stuff you’re trying to hit. The EFS 5000 uses a series of LED’s along the top to show you where the entire stud is. It also features a marker for the center of the stud: an LED lights up when it’s centered and with the press of a button you can leave a small dimple to mark it. Powered by a singe AA battery.

    STK Multi-tool at werd.com

    STK Multi-tool

    Posted in Gear and Tools

    EDC made in the USA, the STK is constructed of S35VN steel and 6AL4V titanium. Translation: it’s a tough, pocket-size multi-tool that features an impressive list of tools/functions: flathead screwdriver, pry, push-cut, scraping & standard blades, wingnut & O2 valve wrench, ¼” bit driver, bottle opener, & more.

    Milwaukee Redstick Level at werd.com

    Milwaukee Redstick Level

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    Offering an impressive benchmark of accuracy at .029 degrees plus a lifetime guarantee to stay that accurate, the Redstick from Milwaukee is loaded with pro-grade features: high-visibility Sharpsite vials, inset magnets for hands-free leveling, & high-density end-cap bumpers for protection & durability.

    SOG Baton Q4 at werd.com

    SOG Baton Q4

    Posted in Gear and Tools

    The Baton Q4 from knife-maker & tactical hardgoods purveyor SOG is a slim, highly functional multi-tool designed for easy portability & EDC. With a closed length of 5.8”, it is made of Anodized aluminum and features blades/tools made of 5CR15MOV steel. It’s got 10 tools: straight blade, nut/bolt gripper, bottle & can opener, file, hex bit driver, 2 flat screwdrivers, pliers & wire cutters.

    Milwaukee M18 Compact Vacuum at werd.com

    Milwaukee M18 Compact Vacuum

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    Here’s an easy way to quickly deal with messes on the job site or garage: Milwaukee’s compact M18 cordless vacuum. It sucks at an impressive 40 CFM and holds 36 ounces of crud. It also offers several attachments: a flexible hose, 2 extension wands, a crevice tool, and an accessory that turns it into a push-style vacuum. 30-minute run-time on a full charge.