Tools

    Stay Sharp with CRKT’s Knife Maintenance Tool at werd.com

    Stay Sharp with CRKT’s Knife Maintenance Tool

    Posted in Gear and Tools

    If you’re like us and have a nice knife (or 5), you should also have the tools to keep them that way. The Knife Maintenance Tool from CRKT does it all. Designed by engineer Michael Stokes, this multi-function EDC tool gives you T6 & T8 Torx drivers, a Tungsten Carbide field sharpener, and a ceramic honing edge, so your CRKT & other knives will be sharp, tight & ready for action.

    The Japanese Nata Tool Cuts & Chops Like a Champ at werd.com

    The Japanese Nata Tool Cuts & Chops Like a Champ

    Posted in Gear and Tools

    Versatile and durable, the Japanese Nata Tool is good at all types of jobs: Clearing brush, stripping bark, planking wood, & making kindling to name just a few. It features a 12-inch easy-sharpen blade, full stainless steel tang, and hardwood handles with a walnut finish. It weighs 2.25 pounds, so easy enough to throw in the pack & carry into the wild.

    Milwaukee Tools’ M18 Gen 2 Fuel Blower Blasts The Competition at werd.com

    Milwaukee Tools’ M18 Gen 2 Fuel Blower Blasts The Competition

    Posted in Gear and Tools

    Using the RedLithium 9.0 battery pack instead of grimy gas, Milwaukee’s M18 Fuel blower has the power to clear from 15 ft, hits full throttle in under 1 second, and is up to 4 pounds lighter than competitors. It features a Powerstate brushless motor that delivers 450 CFM power and 120mph output. The blower features a variable speed trigger and high/low speed settings for increased control. You can also lock the trigger for steady, full blast power.

    EDC Tools & Compact Storage: The CLiP System at werd.com

    EDC Tools & Compact Storage: The CLiP System

    Posted in Gear and Tools

    Lever Gear’s CLiP System gives you compact storage & tools in a tough, versatile EDC package. In addition to carrying small gear, the BitVault holds a range of hex nuts & works as a screwdriver. The other tool, the BitLight, adds a rechargeable LED flashlight to the device. Both are made of durable metal alloy and clip on to your keychain.

    Light Up the Night With the 1200-Lumen Rover Task Light at werd.com

    Light Up the Night With the 1200-Lumen Rover Task Light

    Posted in Gear and Tools

    The Rover task light from Striker Concepts delivers 1200-lumens of bright LED light powered by rechargeable 4000mAh Li-Ion batteries. There are 4 modes: high, low, S.O.S., and strobe. It’s also lightweight and the light head rotates 180º for hands-free versatility at all angles.

    Mystery Solved: It’s Called a Bumper Jack at werd.com

    Mystery Solved: It’s Called a Bumper Jack

    Posted in Gear and Tools

    There is no known correlation between strapping one of these to your SUV and actually needing it, let alone knowing how to use it. Regardless, the old school Hi-Lift bumper jack has become essential equipment & a merit badge for both would-be overlanders and actual off-roaders. This one is 48” and built of cast and stamped steel components. And when you’re high-centered on a boulder or stuck in the ditch, it will come in handy. Watch YouTube videos for instructions on use.

    No Hands Needed With Klein Tools’ Clamping Light at werd.com

    No Hands Needed With Klein Tools’ Clamping Light

    Posted in Gear and Tools

    With a design that features an integrated, adjustable clamp, this work light from Klein Tools grabs on & holds tight to just about anything, giving you hands-free light to get the job done. The head rotates a full 360º and pivots up to 90º. Its dual-mode brightness delivers 250 lumens and 8-hour runtime. The light also stands up on its own.

    Wk”s Camp Knife Will Definitely Not Fit In Your Pocket at werd.com

    Wk”s Camp Knife Will Definitely Not Fit In Your Pocket

    Posted in Gear and Tools

    Looking like a mini machete, the handcrafted Camp Knife from WK boasts a 9 1/2″ blade made of 80CrV2 steel with a black oxide finish, a full tapered full tang design and comes with a Kydex sheath for secure belt or backpack carry. There are additional custom options for the handle design & materials.

    Rake Assassin Helps You Kill It In the Great Outdoors at werd.com

    Rake Assassin Helps You Kill It In the Great Outdoors

    Posted in Gear and Tools

    What do you do with the Rake Assassin garden tool? Get creative that’s what. It’s one toll that allows you to rake, collect, skim ponds, sift, dump and haul in the yard, playgrounds, campsites, recreational areas and beaches. All without bending over or getting too “hands-on” with those more questionable situations. Its ergonomic aluminum handle is 58” long and it weighs just 1.75 pounds.

    DeWalt Introduces ExoCore Axes & Sledgehammers with Carbon Fiber Handles at werd.com

    DeWalt Introduces ExoCore Axes & Sledgehammers with Carbon Fiber Handles

    Posted in Gear and Tools

    DeWalt is taking their heavy-duty sledgehammers and axes to a whole new level of performance with the introduction of carbon fiber composite handles in its new ExoCore lineup. The new sledges are available in 4-, 6-, 8-, 10-, and 12-pound versions. Three axes are also available, and all feature a scalloped cutting edge and a rubber over-mold for a comfy grip. Available now.

    Combar is the Multi-Tool Military Special Ops Always Wanted at werd.com

    Combar is the Multi-Tool Military Special Ops Always Wanted

    Posted in Gear and Tools

    Designed by ex-special operations veterans, Combar is an innovative multi-tool with a rapid-activation design and meticulous safety mechanisms for its 5 tools. Constructed with aircraft grade aluminum, stainless steel, and titanium, it functions as a shovel, hatchet, hammer, knife, & saw. It weighs just 2.8 lbs. & is backed by a lifetime warranty.

    Measure Almost Anything With Moasure ONE at werd.com

    Measure Almost Anything With Moasure ONE

    Posted in Gear and Tools

    Moasure ONE is the world’s first motion measure tool. It measures 24 different ways just by moving around, making an ideal all-in-one compact measuring tool for 3D, 2D, circumference, angles, levels, volume, and distances up to 1000’ feet. It’s driven by powerful motion sensors: accelerometers, gyros and magnetometers that plot its three-dimensional position in any space to measure pretty much anything. These sensors also give it next level accuracy and versatility that can’t be beaten by lasers, AR, GPS, or Camera based apps. A funded Kickstarter.

    This Cabinet & Work Bench from Husky is a Space-Saver at werd.com

    This Cabinet & Work Bench from Husky is a Space-Saver

    Posted in Garage and Gear and Tools

    Constructed of heavy duty steel and standing 6-feet tall, this storage cabinet from Husky will store a ton of tools but there’s more: it’s got a fold-out wooden work bench that gives you a 36″ x 31.5″ work surface. The bench can hold up to 200 pounds and whether it’s folded up or in bench mode, you’ve got access to the 2 spacious bottom shelves. The inside of the doors also feature a built-in pegboard for even more storage.

    Upgrade To A High Performance EDC Flashlight at werd.com

    Upgrade To A High Performance EDC Flashlight

    Posted in Gear and Tools

    A comparison: the flashlight you carry around now is basically an ’86 Ford Escort and this, the 160-lumen AEON MK. III S2, is more of an Audi TT RS. Small, bright, and practical, these torches are engineered for functional elegance & are virtually indestructible, operating at temps as low -54º. Using sophisticated Calibre Light Engines and Lumicron technologies paired with a form that maximizes utility, they make operation simple and intuitive. Available in titanium, copper, and black aluminum finish.

    CRKT Revives Their Award-Winning Snap Lock Knife at werd.com

    CRKT Revives Their Award-Winning Snap Lock Knife

    Posted in Gear and Tools

    Designed by Ed Hoy in Abingdon, Virginia, CRKT’s Snap Lock knife won the Most Innovative Knife Award at the 2004 Blade Show. Now more than a decade later, it returns in an updated design. The unique snap-lock mechanism is still every bit as interesting and makes this 6.5” EDC folding knife as fun as it is functional.