Two new butane-powered mini-torches from Dremel will make household jobs and workshop projects like soldering and heat shrinking easier and more precise. The 2200 Versa is the multi-function model and the 2000 Versa is made for soldering and designed for smaller, more detailed heating applications.
Each of these 10 new single-piece mini pry bar multi-tools from Leatherman are a bit different from the next, allowing you to choose exactly what you need from an assortment of screwdrivers, metric & Imperial box wrenches, they’re all made of corrosion-resistant 420 stainless steel.
If you’ve ever had to drop your trusty Leatherman into the bin at Security, you’ll appreciate the Kilimanjaro Ascend. It’s a TSA-compliant multi-tool containing: long nose pliers, wire stripper, bottle opener, scissors, slotted & phillips screwdrivers, a file, tweezers, & a keychain.
In the long, protracted war for dominance in the world of oscillating multi-tools, Rockwell has just decimated its opponents. Designed with a lethal 5º oscillating angle, a 4-amp motor & delivering a max cutting load of 35-pounds, it cuts 5-times faster than its best-equipped adversaries.
There are a lot of multi-tools out there that are conveniently pocket-size but pretty much useless. This is not one of them. The Tool Pen is made of aluminum with a hexagonal body for good grip and features pop-out bits that are stored inside the pen shaft: screwdrivers, hex heds, & allen attachments right there at your fingertips. And no surprise, this is another fully-funded Kickstarter project.
A packable high performance saw comes in handy when your camping missions take you out beyond the relative convenience of coin-op showers and the “camp store.” Folded up it fits easily into your backpack, once deployed the saw features a 21-inch blade available in 3 different styles for cutting up all the firewood you need in quick, powerful strokes. A Kickstarter project.
Finding your tool should be easy. And that’s precisely the thinking that brought about this rolling 52” tool cabinet from Husky. It’s got see-though glass-front drawers and inside each drawer is a rear-mounted LED light that makes everything easier to find.
With the impending launch of a new line of 18V cordless tools, Bosch is making it even easier to keep your gear charged up and ready for action. The new tools feature 18V 2.0Ah Li-ion battery packs that use cord and cable-free inductive charging to power up. The new tech will be completely backwards compatible with Bosch’s existing lineup. Available Fall 2014.
Garage guys will agree that the portability and pop-up convenience of this 4-level rolling tool box will make it a snap to tote your tools out into the driveway or over to the neighbor’s place to lend a hand.
The multi-function axe head of the KLAX is designed to clamp onto all types of handles—even one you fashion yourself from a tree limb; making it easier to pack and transport. Other built-ins include 5 wrenches, hex bit driver, bottle opener, hammer, & ruler.