Tools

Husqvarna Backpack Chainsaw

Wha-wha-where the Jason Voorhees was this Husqvarna backpack chainsaw when I was a kid on Halloween? Back in the days when the whole block turned into a nightmare on Elm Street and kids could get pillowcases full of candy...

FreeReel Cord & Hose Management System

$44.27 from Amazon »

All the bad boys who don't even miss her, get free. FreeReelin'. Good girls who love your mama, you can FreeReel too. Everybody's free to reel with MPD's versatile cord and hose management system...

Atwood Rope MFG Micro Cord Dispenser

$11.35 from Amazon »

Atwood Rope MFG's Micro Cord Dispenser doesn't contain the kind of rope that's going to help you scale walls and rappel down buildings - its tensile strength is only around 100 pounds - but if you're wonder what the truck...

Zero Tolerance 0022 Pocket Knife

In designing the 0022 flipper knife Tim Galyean gave Zero Tolerance a tiny task: build the smallest ZT the blade brand has ever made...

BISON GEARS Kiridashi Pocket Knife

Inspired by the Japanese Kiridashi knife, BISON GEARS' Kiridashi Pocket Knife shortens and fattens the classic blade to perfect finger nugget size...

Logosol Smart Splitter for Logs & Kindling

$118 from Amazon »

Logosol's Smart Splitter shares the same log- and kindling-splitting goals of the Kindling Cracker and Vipukirves Leveraxe: speed and safety. But from a design and usage standpoint, it's different than both...

Reapr 44" Survival Spear

$38.09 from Amazon »

Forty-four inches capped off with an 8-inch 2Cr13 stainless steel precision cast head - maybe we should fear this Reapr. Or rather, anything getting in the way while we're wielding the Survival Spear should...

Forj Thermoplastic Repair Tape-Ribbon

$19.99 from Amazon »

Forj ahead with neither a broken tow chain link nor your daughter's decapitated baby doll slowing you down. Forj is a container of thermoplastic repair tape-ribbon that molecularly fuses to itself in seconds after you...

Wood's Powr-Grip Suction Cup Lifter

$59.98 from Amazon »

The Wood's Powr-Grip is a flat vacuum cup with an ABS handle for suction cupping yourself up the sides of skyscrapers for a fun publicity stunt onto glass, or any other nonporous flat surface, to give you better grip...

Hexflex Snowflake Pocket Tool

$14.68 from Amazon »

Now this is a special snowflake. Though originally designed for snowboarders, creators of the HexFlex found that carrying the pocket multi-tool around on their keychains drew the admiration of those who might not be into...

Kizer Titanium Pry-Axe

$65.14 from Amazon »

Kizer's Pry-Axe takes its inspiration from the classic medieval battle axe. And when I first saw it I was like, "Raaawwwrrr! I come to destroy your dead tree limbs and the old coffee table you left out for the trash with...

Gerber Processor Take-A-Part Fishing Shears

$39.99 from Amazon »

I'm no fisherman, but I am a man who eats a lot of fish. And I love no fish more than the freshwater trout. Mmmm, Gerber Processor Shears that baby down, clean it up, slice off the fillets, and saute them up with some...

Barebones Pulaski Axe

$108 from Amazon »

Barebones' Pulaski Axe is named for Ed Pulaski, a Forest Service ranger and volunteer firefighter who led 45 men into the flames of the August 1910 "Big Burn" along the Idaho-Montana border. They were forced to take...

3D Compass

$27.95 from Etsy »

A 3D compass isn't so much an invaluable outdoor tool as it is a nifty demonstration of physics and Earth's magnetic field. Don't get me wrong, it might be the most accurate compass you'll ever use. But being made of...

Victorinox Skipper Pro Swiss Army Knife

$89.99 from Amazon »

Gilligan, little buddy, where was this Victorinox Skipper Pro Swiss Army Knife before we shipwrecked on that damn island? According to Victorinox, "Beautiful, stress-free, ready-for-anything days on the water require...

Spyderco Squarehead Lightweight Folding Knife

$48.48 from Amazon »

Spyderco's Squarehead has trimmed down. Shed some USDs. The Squarehead Lightweight shares the same design concept and usability as the original Squarehead folding knife, but sells for about $30 less than its predecessor...

Best Made Brass Capsule Stitcher

$98 from Best Made »

Got the Brass (Capsule Stitcher) to sew up your torn gear and popped buttons on the fly? Maybe literally on the fly. Or on your tent, pack, or coat when you take this emergency gear repair kit with you into the world...

TRAK - Titanium Runner's Anywhere Knife

$55 - $59 from TRAK »

TRAK's roots are as a utility knife for commercial divers, and its name suggests the mini blade has been redesigned for runners. But TRAK's makers say the ultra-lightweight titanium anywhere knife will be a welcome piece...

X9R Marauder 25,000 Lumen Flashlight

$600 from Amazon »

When you're camping and need to take a whiz in the middle of the night, why use some weak ass lantern or stick flashlight to shine a hazy path in front of you when you can use an X9R Marauder 25,000 lumen flashlight to...

1,000-Pound Pull Force Fishing Magnet

$64.99 from Amazon »

If you're goin' fishin' for some rebar, best not forget your 1,000-pound pull force fishing magnet! Yes, that's right. One. Thousand. Pounds. Of pure neodymium attraction. Best also not forget and slip this thing in your...

RMJ Tactical Jungle Dagger

$590 from RMJ Tactical »

Just a few lucky ducks will be able to jungle boogie down with this Jungle Dagger. Ryan Johnson has designed and produced a pre-production run of the blade for RMJ Tactical, 50 pieces total, handcrafted to ensure their...

Gerber Pack Hatchet Camping Axe

$33 from Amazon »

Gerber's Pack Hatchet is a little dude with a big mouth. At just under 9-1/2" long, the camping axe is easily packed into or clipped onto outdoor gear. Gerber beefs up its functionality with a full tang construction and...

Nyala Knife with Microsilk Spider Silk Handle

$498 from Best Made »

The Microsilk-handled Nyala Knife is Best Made's second collaboration with industrial biotechnology firm Bolt Threads. Following the success of 2017's Cap of Courage, Bolt suggested spinning their same bio-engineered...

Grovemade Titanium Minimalist Knife

$250 from Grovemade »

Grovemade used the Japanese higonokami knife as inspiration for their new Titanium Minimalist Knife, so if you don't have $200 to spend on a new pocket folder, feel free to get an actual Japanese higonokami for minus...