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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Made of Grade 5 titanium, the P1 is an EDC pen & flashlight in one. Its got an overall length of 4.65in, so it’s the perfect size for everyday carry and with its modular design, the 130-lumen light is quickly deployed with a magnetic twist-lock. It is powered by a single 10180 battery that’s rechargeable via USB. The pen uses Lamy M22 rollerball inserts. A funded Kickstarter.
Unlike a standard pneumatic impact wrench, Milwaukee’s M18 mid-torque impact wrench, delivers 600 foot pounds of torque without the need for an air compressor and hose. This blacked-out compact cordless wrench is powered by Milwaukee’s 18V battery packs. Available February 2017.
Whether you keep it in your car or strapped to your motorcycle, the Morgan Tool Roll is a smart & stylish way to tote some tools. It’s made of oiled canvas and has 20 tool pockets inside. Parallel bridle leather straps with brass hardware keep everything tightly packed and also allow you to strap it on in a multitude of positions.
Equipped with four hex keys, two screwdrivers, and an adjustable wrench built into the ship’s helm, this officially licensed Star Wars tool kit gets you back in ship-shape faster than you can say R2-D2.
Based in Grand Rapids, Michigan, Victor Axe + Tool creates products built to last. The Manitou 13″ half hatchet is a perfect example. It features a hand-forged 1.25-pound combination hatchet & hammer head on an American hickory handle treated with pure linseed oil. It also features a protective shoulder wrap made with 16’ of paracord.