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Knife Organizer + Display Case

Knife Organizer + Display Case
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Do you collect pocket knives? Keep them organized and easily accessible in this clamshell organizer case. It holds up to 64 knives in its four storage flaps, each lined with numerous elastic straps. You can also use it to store other kinds of pocket tools.

Ti-Tape Titanium Pocket Tape Measure

Ti-Tape Titanium Pocket Tape Measure
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This 3-foot-long pocket tape measure from TEC Accessories might not be helpful for diagramming an entire room, but it’s a handsome accessory for your keychain or coin pocket. Measuring just 1.24″ across, each is made from real titanium and comes in eye-catching finishes, including stonewashed, rainbow, and moire.

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Hamans EDC Titanium Pry Bar Multitool

Hamans EDC Titanium Pry Bar Multitool
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Murdered out in matte black, this titanium pocket tool from Hamans looks like something from Batman’s utility belt. Its main function is prying objects apart, but it can also open boxes, pull thumbtacks, and pop bottle caps. It has an integrated pocket clip and lanyard holes and also comes in grey or multicolor finishes.

SOG Sideswipe Pocket Knife

SOG Sideswipe Pocket Knife
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This tough and versatile everyday knife features a 3.4″ clip-point straight blade set into an aluminum body. Its deeply-textured glass-reinforced nylon handles offer exceptional grip, while its lockback mechanism ensures it won’t open unless you really mean it.

The Phil Keychain Screwdriver

The Phil Keychain Screwdriver
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Most pocket-sized screwdrivers are too short to provide meaningful leverage. But Silver Fox Tool’s handmade EDC screwdriver is about 3.5″ long so you can grab it with your whole hand. It’s made from brass and stainless steel, and comes with a leather strap. It has on-board storage for two bits, and knurling for extra grip.

Fix Manufacturing Wheelie Wrench

Fix Manufacturing Wheelie Wrench
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This compact tool packs 10 fold-out bits, including hex, torx, flat, and phillips drivers. Its removable outer clip adds wrenches, a tire lever, spoke wrenches, a bottle opener. It measures just 2.2″ x 1.3″ x 0.4″, so it’s easy to carry in any pocket. Fix also makes a belt that can hold the tool in its buckle.

Lever Gear Toolcard Pro

Lever Gear Toolcard Pro

This TSA-compliant multitool packs 40 functions into a credit card form. It includes metric and imperial wrenches, rulers, an angle gauge, screwdrivers, a cord cutter, 1/4″ hex bit holder, can and bottle openers, and an optional money clip. It’s made from stainless steel, and comes in bead-blasted silver or black finishes.

NexTool Gemini 13-in-1 Electric Multitool

NexTool Gemini 13-in-1 Electric Multitool

There are plenty of multitools out there, but this is the first one we’ve seen with a powered screwdriver. NexTool’s Gemini folding tool packs an electric driver with 10 precision bits, plus pliers, a knife, bottle opener, scissors, a pry tool, and more. The driver has a magnetic bit holder and a manual mode for extra torque.

GoGonova Rechargeable Work Light

GoGonova Rechargeable Work Light
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This portable work light is one of the most versatile we’ve seen. It has a triple-headed lighting unit with adjustable angles. It can be used standalone, hanging, or attached to the included aluminum tripod. It has 700-, 1200-, and 2200-lumen brightness modes in warm and cool color temps and runs for up to 17 hours in low mode.

Hamans Titanium Carabiner Keychain Multitool

Hamans Titanium Carabiner Keychain Multitool
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This carabiner-style keychain not only keeps your keys accessible but has several useful tools built in. On its body, you’ll find a slotted and Phillips screwdrivers, a bicycle spoke wrench, a metric multi-wrench, a bit holder, and a bottle opener. Made from durable, lightweight titanium.

Whack-It Brass Mini Hammer

Whack-It Brass Mini Hammer
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This brass mini hammer from Barnett Prototyping is designed for tapping in nails in tight places where an ordinary hammer and handle won’t fit. It’s especially useful for things like pushing in cable staples along a baseboard, and also works as a nutcracker. Comes in 1.5″ long x 3/4″ diameter and 2″ long x 1″ diameter sizes.

ThruNite BSS W1 Flashlight

ThruNite BSS W1 Flashlight
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ThruNite’s palm-sized flashlight kicks out up to 693 lumens in its top setting and looks great in its army green aluminum alloy case. It offers five brightness modes and a strobe mode, and runs on a rechargeable 16340 battery. It also has a two-way clip, and a magnetic tail cap so you can stick it to steel surfaces.

Chopping Stuff in Half with a Giant Axe

Chopping Stuff in Half with a Giant Axe

For this highly-destructive video, How Ridiculous busted out the big guns… er, axe. Watch as they use a 2-ton axe to chop everything from a big screen TV to bowling balls to a prototype “Tesla.” If it looks familiar, that’s because they removed the head from their big-ass hammer and swapped it with that killer axe.

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edcfans Keychain Knife Multitool

edcfans Keychain Knife Multitool
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This versatile pocket tool combines eight useful functions. Made from black-coated stainless steel, it packs two deployable blades: a tanto knife, and a multitool with a pry bar, screwdriver, nail puller, box cutter, can opener, and a serrated scraper edge. On the back end, you’ll find a clip for keys or attaching to a belt loop.

Kerye Folding Pull Saw

Kerye Folding Pull Saw
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This compact saw measures just 6.3″ long when folded, making it a great addition to any outdoor gear kit. Its flat, pull-saw blade is great for cutting through branches and firewood and for making quick cuts through lumber or PVC pipe. Its double-sided serrated blade is made from high-quality SK5 steel for long life.

MecArmy X1S Keychain Flashlight

MecArmy X1S Keychain Flashlight
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This palm-sized light from MecArmy features a TC4 titanium body and is IPX8-rated waterproof. Its CREE XP-G2 LED light source produces a 130-lumen maximum brightness, which is good for a light of its size. It charges in as little as an hour via a standard USB charger. Choose from polished, sandblasted, or blue finishes.

Toolbox Widget Organizers

Toolbox Widget Organizers

Sick of searching for wrenches and other hand tools in your drawers? Toolbox Widget is a modular system that keeps tools organized. Its magnetic holders give every tool its own place, and a bright orange stripe indicates when a tool is missing from its spot. Available in wrench, screwdriver, plier, and socket versions.

Mjölnir Motorcycle Tool Roll

Mjölnir Motorcycle Tool Roll
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You don’t need a motorcycle to get value from Odinsberg’s tool roll. It has 56 elastic loops for organizing hand tools and accessories and a zippered compartment for loose items. Rolled up, it measures just 9.5″ x 5.5″, and opens to 21″ x 9.5″. A hanging hook and MOLLE webbing provide mounting versatility. (Tools not included.)

Making a Foam Power Tool Wall for Colin Furze

Making a Foam Power Tool Wall for Colin Furze

Shadow Foam previously showed us how their thick foam could be used to make a tool organizer wall. Now they’ve teamed up with inventor Colin Furze to help outfit his awesome new workshop with an foam wall for storing his massive haul of Milwaukee power tools. We love this idea for getting big tools like saws up off the shelf.

Gerber Dual-Force Multitool

Gerber Dual-Force Multitool
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Gerber’s versatile Dual-Force multitool offers a dozen useful functions including a 3.25″ knife, a saw, wire cutter, wire stripper, and more. But its real highlights are its center-axis bit driver and a pair of pliers with a two-size slip joint jaw. Plus, its layered construction is designed to provide double the jaw strength of typical multitools.

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Using Power Tools Improperly

Using Power Tools Improperly

After hearing about a now-defunct competition where players modded power tools into race vehicles, William Osman gathered up some of YouTube’s most popular makers and content creators to put on their own version of the dangerous drag races. Needless to say, don’t attempt to replicate any of this at home.

Meazor Digital Measurement Device

Meazor Digital Measurement Device
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Need to measure floorplans? Skip the ruler and grab the Meazor. This 6-in-1 gadget can capture detailed digital floorplans by rolling it over a printed document. It can also convert scale distances from maps, and measure irregularly-shaped objects. It also has a laser measure and bubble level. Save 35% in The Awesomer Shop.

Maratac Glow-in-the-Dark Tool Caddy

Maratac Glow-in-the-Dark Tool Caddy

This glow-in-the-dark caddy is great for storing pens or small pocket tools and making them easy to find in a darkened room. It has six compartments and is made from heat- and solvent-resistant silicone so it won’t slip around on your desktop. Available from CountyComm 1.16.2023.

Dewalt Pivot Bit Holder

Dewalt Pivot Bit Holder
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Ever needed to tighten or loosen a screw in a spot where your drill won’t fit? Dewalt’s pivot bit holder lets you access screws in tight spaces thanks to its adjustable pivot head. It can angle up to 20º or lock into a straight mode, and holds standard 1/4″ hex bits. This set includes a 12-pack of #2 Phillips and #2 square-drive bits.

Olight Warrior 3S Tactical Flashlight

Olight Warrior 3S Tactical Flashlight
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This bright flashlight outputs up to 2300 lumens with a maximum beam range of 984 feet. It can be used handheld or weapon-mounted, and is rated IPX8 waterproof. It automatically dims when it nears objects and has an intuitive side switch for dialing in settings. A tail switch quickly activates turbo or strobe modes.

Fenix E-Spark Slim Flashlight + Power Bank

Fenix E-Spark Slim Flashlight + Power Bank
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This slimline flashlight won’t bulk up your pocket and is small enough to carry on your keychain. It outputs a crisp white 100-lumen beam and also has a red light mode for nighttime reading or navigation. It’s just 8mm thick, and its 800 mAh battery and built-in USB-C connector provide an emergency power source for your phone.

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