Multi-tool

Zibra Open It! review (2022) – Do-it-all package opening multi-tool just in time for the holidays

REVIEW – In 2008 I reviewed the Zibra Open It! and now 14 yrs later they have launched an updated version of this ultimate package opening tool just in time for the holidays when there are many package opening opportunities. Let’s see if the updates make this already useful tool even better. What is it? …

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Clip & Carry Leatherman Bitlokr, Kydex sheath, and Storage Case review – Efficacious EDC excellence!

REVIEW – My Leatherman tool is as much a part of my daily attire as my shoes. The bit kit is rarely far behind and is usually accompanied by a plethora of paraphernalia. Over the years, I’ve used many different EDC methods and was eager to have a look at a few of Clip & …

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4 cases that turn your AirTag into a multi-tool!

NEWS – AirTags are useful tools for keeping track of your gear. These tiny disks from Apple work with Apple’s Find My app on your phone, iPad, or Mac to show where that tag is even if it’s miles or continents away from you. Cool right? Many people use them to keep track of their …

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Screwpop Toolkey review – 15-in-1 multi-tool on your keyring

REVIEW – We sure do love our multi-tools around here, but sometimes you don’t want or need to carry a full-sized Leatherman multi-tool on your belt. For those times, the Screwpop Toolkey might be a reasonable alternative. Let’s find out. What is it? The Screwpop Toolkey is a 15-in-1 multi-tool that is designed to hang …

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Gerber lets you customize their popular Center-Drive multi-tool with your own artwork!

NEWS – When it comes to multi-tools, are you team Leatherman, or are you team Gerber? If you’re team Leatherman, you might change your mind when you find out that Gerber is now letting you customize their popular Center-Drive multi-tool. In addition to being able to choose from 9 color combinations, and two tool packs …

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Can an axe be a multi-tool? 5.11 thinks so.

NEWS – I doubt anyone would consider an axe as an important part of their EDC compared to a multi-tool. But the 5.11 Operator Compact Tactical Axe has some interesting features that make it worth looking at. First and foremost, this is a small 10-inch axe that is made of stainless steel with a black …

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Keep your multi-tools in tiptop shape with Leatherman’s maintenance kit

NEWS – A quality multi-tool is an important item in anyone’s EDC gear collection and when it comes to multi-tools, one of the best brands out there is Leatherman. To keep Leatherman and other multi-tools ready for action, you need to maintain them regularly by cleaning them, sharpening blades, and lubricating joints. Leatherman’s new Maintenance …

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5 carabiners that are actually EDC multi-tools!

NEWS – If you’re looking for a way to lighten your EDC gear load, one way is to find tools that can serve multiple functions and are easy to carry. I found this selection of specially designed carabiners that provide basic multi-tool functionality and won’t bust your wallet (well, all but one won’t…). 1. EDCfans …

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This multi-tool for cyclists takes up zero space!

NEWS – Multi-tools aren’t just for EDC gear addicts who like to have a pocketful of tools. Specialized multi-tools exist for a variety of niches like cycling. The Granite Stash RCX is a multi-tool kit that has been designed to fit inside the steering tube (frame) of your bicycle. Not storing tools in a pocket …

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This mini ratchet accessory makes your Leatherman multi-tool even better!

NEWS – Here at The Gadgeteer, we love all things related to multi-tools, so I’m always on the lookout for new items that our readers might be interested in. Today I want to show you the 711L EDC Ratchet Wrench that I found while questing for new EDC gear to talk about. What’s cool about …

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5 super tiny EDC pocket tools

NEWS – Today’s episode of “What interesting, or just plain weird EDC items did Julie find today?” brings us 5 super tiny EDC pocket tools. Ready, set, read! First up, we have the Gato Tools Pocket Bit. This keychain tool has a double-sided bit that features a #2 Phillips head and 8mm flat head screwdriver …

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Here are 5 unusual multi-tools to consider for your EDC collection

NEWS – I enjoy discovering EDC gear that doesn’t fit the traditional definition of a multi-tool or survival tool. During one of my recent quests for new gear, I found 5 tools worthy enough to share with all of you. Let’s take a look. 1. Haxtec Hair Clip Multi-tool This stainless steel hair clip hides …

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This multi-tool walking stick will make your next hike amazing!

NEWS – Hiking and camping are wonderful ways to get outside and enjoy nature. I like hiking in my own woods but where I live the terrain is not flat. There are a lot of gullies and ravines. I usually grab a long stick at the beginning of the hike to use as a walking …

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PITAKA Pita!Tag multi-tool review – An AirTag case with 4 built-in tools

REVIEW – Got an Apple AirTag and need a way to carry it while also gaining 4 tools and an easy way to clip it to your bag or beltloop? Then stay tuned while I show you the PITAKA Pita!Tag multi-tool AirTag case. What is it? The PITAKA Pita!Tag multi-tool is an Apple AirTag case/holder …

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The Kershaw Shuffle DIY is a pocket knife that doubles as a bit driver!

NEWS – If a standard multi-tool is overkill for your day-to-day needs, then you may want to consider the Kershaw Shuffle DIY as your new EDC pocket knife. In addition to featuring a locking drop point blade, the Kershaw Shuffle DIY has a built-in bit driver in the handle along with Phillips and flathead bits …

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