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.
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.
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.
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.
With a design based on a vintage British tool-set, the pocket-size Brass Capsule Multi-Tool is a brass cylinder that unscrews in the middle to reveal an array of useful tools inside, including slot and Phillips head screwdrivers, a pull hook knife, a drill bit, and a corkscrew.
The cordless 20V WORX Axis is truly two tools in one. It has a pivoting head allowing it to quickly convert from a jigsaw to a compact reciprocating saw and visa-versa. The chuck holds both reciprocating blades & t-shank jigsaw blades so you can switch back & forth on the fly.
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.
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.