A Leatherman Bracelet Puts 25 Tools On Your Wrist 

Multitools are fabulously useful, unless you do not have yours handy when you need it. It doesn't matter how many gadgets you cram into an all-in-one, if it is being a really efficient use of space on your nightstand. Frustrating. A wearable multitool you never take off, though, yeah, that sounds promising. » 1/22/15 12:15pm 1/22/15 12:15pm

This Titanium Card Is the Ultimate Do-It-All Wallet

Nobody likes a fat wallet, especially a fat boring wallet with no real tactical capabilities. That's what makes the Mesh Card so appealing. This slim slab of featherweight titanium works as a standalone wallet, a multi-tool, or just a useful addition to your existing wallet. It even prevents data thieves! » 8/26/14 5:00pm 8/26/14 5:00pm

This Dangerous-Looking Dog Tag Is Actually a Handy Multi-Tool

Do you like to be prepared? Then you'll love this standard issue dog tag tool from Prometheus Design Werx. The titanium accessory is the exact same size as a standard American military issue dog tag, but it can do much, much more. » 8/20/14 5:00pm 8/20/14 5:00pm

It Turns Out the Straight Line Isn't the Most Useful Tetris Piece

If someone asked you what the most coveted Tetris piece was, you'd instantly say the straight line, right? After all, you're always building your stack to leave a thin gap down one side so that when a straight piece does fall, you can clear out four levels at once. But in real life, at least thanks to this multitool,… » 3/24/14 4:20pm 3/24/14 4:20pm

The LighterBro Multitool Turns You Into John McClane and MacGyver

If you're a smoker who's always got a disposable Bic lighter on hand, it's time to ask more of that small accessory taking up space in your pocket. The LighterBro is basically designed to serve as a case for your Bic lighter that also happens to give it amazing slicing, repairing, and bottle opening powers. » 1/21/14 9:20am 1/21/14 9:20am

A Butterfly Multitool For the Do-It-Yourselfer With an Attitude

A good pocket knife is one of the most useful tools to have on hand at all times. But you know what can be even more useful? A knife that doubles as a saw, a screwdriver, a hex-head wrench, and a bottle opener. In fact, skip the knife altogether—who needs it when all of the above fold away into this badass, all-in-one » 12/17/13 5:00pm 12/17/13 5:00pm

A Better Multitool Adds a Napkin Holder, Spritzer, and Flash Drive

Victorinox and Wenger have owned the Swiss army knife industry for decades, but who really needs an orange peeler, corkscrew, or a nail file on their multi-tool? The folks at a Scandinavian company called Clas Ohlson feel the Swiss army knife is due for an upgrade with more useful accessories, so they've created the… » 12/09/13 10:20am 12/09/13 10:20am

Ultra-Slim Multitools Are a Smuggler's Dream Come True

Stat Key, makers of fine novelty-shaped keys, is expanding its brand to include a line of ultra-thin and ultra-simple tools called the Every Day Carry Multitools. Made from stainless steel covered in military grade anticorrosive ceramic, there's a good chance the Stat EDC tools will outlive you. » 4/11/13 5:00pm 4/11/13 5:00pm

This Multitool Is Even More Useful Without a Blade

A multi-use pocket tool without a knife sounds like hardware heresy. But without a blade the cleverly named Get-A-Way Driver still manages to be more useful than most multitools. Don't worry, though; it can still open bottles. » 10/23/12 9:53am 10/23/12 9:53am

A Multi-Tool Designed For Eating Dinner, Not Hunting It

Combining a knife, a bottle opener, a can opener, a spoon, and a fork (with those last two working together as a spork) Baladeo's Eco133 folding cutlery set sheds as much unnecessary weight as possible so it tips the scale at a mere 52 grams. » 8/27/12 5:20pm 8/27/12 5:20pm

Improved Multitool Design Makes Room For a Built-in Wrench

Breaking away from the traditional split-handle design used by Gerber and Leatherman, CRKT's new multitool works more like a Swiss Army knife with fold-out tools. But it's also got a heftier housing that makes room for a multi-fit box wrench. » 6/25/12 5:20pm 6/25/12 5:20pm

Finally, A Multitool Designed to Help You Blow Shit Up

Gerber's newest pocket toolbox has everything you'd expect from a pocket full of do-it-all—plus a little extra firepower, you know, just in case you need to blow a pass through a mountain or go to war with a gopher. » 4/06/12 6:40pm 4/06/12 6:40pm

How to Carry Your Multi-Tool in Your Shirt Collar

Since the TSA is so hell-bent on ridding the world of Swiss Army Knife scourge, you'll need some James Bond moves to keep your tools within reach when traveling—like concealing them in your shirt collar as titanium multi-functional collar stays. » 12/16/11 1:20am 12/16/11 1:20am

Keep Yours Keys Safe and Cut Things to Shreds with a Bladed Carabiner

I keep my keys on a chunky carabiner because I'm forgetful, and an embarrassingly large keyring shames me into remembering. But the Bounty Hunter carabiner goes way beyond that—it packs blades into its silver body. Convenience and cutting! » 6/09/11 6:20pm 6/09/11 6:20pm

The Crovel Is the Only Multi-Tool Shovel You'll Ever Need

Like the Chinese military shovel before it, the Crovel is a multi-tool shovel that doubles as an axe, triples as a crowbar, quadruples as a hammer, and does even more. Bottle opener? Check. Saw? Come on, of course. Paracord grip? Uh, duh. The Crovel has thirteen different tools jam packed in its sexy body and each is… » 5/02/11 6:40pm 5/02/11 6:40pm

Gerber Fit Multi-Tool Crams an LED Plus Nine Tools Into Its Aluminum…

Can you believe this multi-tool costs just $30? With its sleek looks, nine tools plus a 25-lumen LED, it's bloody good value for those late-night fumblings as you try and break into your own house. Pre-order now. [KnifeCenter via Werd] » 1/27/11 7:20am 1/27/11 7:20am

Ancient Roman Multitool Trims, Cleans and Kills

Back in the 3rd century there were these Roman fellas. They were conquerors, to be sure, but a few of their number we undoubtedly pretty handy as this multitool suggests. » 11/07/10 4:00pm 11/07/10 4:00pm

The Genesis of the Leatherman

The Leatherman multi-tool didn't just spring forth fully formed, like Athena, from the brow of some handy-man God, but rather began as a series of meticulously detailed diagrams and cardboard cut-outs. Check them out over at [Popular Mechanics] » 7/26/10 8:40pm 7/26/10 8:40pm

One Spork Multitool To Rule Them All

You love sporks. You love multitools. And now? Look on with a delicate blend of respect and astonishment that the two coexist, in blissful harmony that is the CRKT Eat'N Tool. » 7/01/10 9:20pm 7/01/10 9:20pm

Chinese Military Shovels Put Swiss Army Knives To Shame

When you first see this Chinese military shovel in action, you may be tempted to think you're just watching variations on digging. Impertinent fool! That "shovel" is about to chop down a tree. And row a boat. And saw. And... » 4/29/10 4:20pm 4/29/10 4:20pm