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I'm a sucker for multi-tools

#1 Postby GuitarsandGuns » Fri Sep 28, 2012 1:25 pm

http://www.thinkgeek.com/product/ec94/

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The Mo-Tool Axe is quite possibly the handsomest multitool in your zombie survival arsenal. It's an axe, hammer, wrench, knife, can opener, wire cutter, file, and pliers all in one. There's even a handsome handcrafted red oak handle that'll look even better with the blood of a few zombies rubbed into it. Until the zombies come, we'll be hanging this bad boy from our belts for all our summer camping trips.

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Handsome and useful zombie survival multi-tool
Includes:
Axe
Hammer
Wrench
Straight knife
Serrated knife
Saw
Flat head screwdriver
Phillips screwdriver
Can opener
Pliers
Wire cutter
File
Handcrafted red oak handle
Comes in a belt pouch for easy carrying
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Re: I'm a sucker for multi-tools

#2 Postby AmirMortal » Fri Sep 28, 2012 1:32 pm

Cool, looks like there's an oxygen tank wrench as well.
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#3 Postby GuitarsandGuns » Fri Sep 28, 2012 1:36 pm

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http://www.amazon.com/dp/B001DZTJRQ/

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#4 Postby atxgunguy » Fri Sep 28, 2012 1:40 pm

I never leave home without my Juice.
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#5 Postby WhoDat » Fri Sep 28, 2012 1:45 pm

I find the bottle opener makes my ARs multi-tools... LOL

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#6 Postby Ultravox » Fri Sep 28, 2012 1:45 pm

I'm still rocking my Leatherman Supertool (original model) and I always have my Swiss Army knife in my pocket.
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#7 Postby AmirMortal » Fri Sep 28, 2012 1:48 pm

atxgunguy wrote:I never leave home without my Juice.

I'm a dyed in the wool Leatherman guy too, but I carry a Wave or Charge(basically the same tool, but the Charge is lighter weight). The one-handed blades were the initial selling point over the competition, but the overall quality has kept me as a repeat customer for 13yrs now. :thumbup:
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#8 Postby ErikO » Fri Sep 28, 2012 1:51 pm

Here's a link to the one I hope to get myself once a few things get paid off: http://www.weaponoutfitters.com/weapons-maintenance/tools/multitasker-tools-series-2x-ar-rifle-focused-multitool.html

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Gotta love a machined pliers on a multitool.
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#9 Postby Sonofagun » Sun Sep 30, 2012 8:44 am

I had the Supertool, now the Wave by Leathermann.

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#10 Postby Zenmason » Sun Sep 30, 2012 10:26 am

I prefer Gerber over Leatherman. Also, a Gerber Ultralite in my pocket.
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#11 Postby Fukshot » Sun Sep 30, 2012 11:37 am

I can't stand them. I carry a knife. My toolbox has wheels.

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#12 Postby Zenmason » Sun Sep 30, 2012 11:46 am

I took these to Japan as gifts (knife laws are strict, so I didn't want to go bigger with the blade.)

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Had to open a package at Fleet Farm, to make sure it was still made in the USA.

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Re: I'm a sucker for multi-tools

#13 Postby Xela » Mon Oct 01, 2012 12:01 pm

atxgunguy wrote:I never leave home without my Juice.


I carry my Xe6 around daily. Already bent the can opener, and the cork screw. Not as sturdy as I thought it was going to be. Paid some pretty money for it too.

They probably should have sharpened the edge of the can opener just a bit. I've found out it's terribly blunt as it is.

Not giving up on it yet though, it's awesomely handy.

I've also been hauling a Surge around as a backup to my Juice. :smart:

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Re: I'm a sucker for multi-tools

#14 Postby GuitarsandGuns » Mon Oct 01, 2012 3:01 pm

Xela wrote:They probably should have sharpened the edge of the can opener just a bit. I've found out it's terribly blunt as it is.Xela


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#15 Postby ErikO » Mon Oct 01, 2012 3:04 pm

GuitarsandGuns wrote:
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atxgunguy wrote:They probably should have sharpened the edge of the can opener just a bit. I've found out it's terribly blunt as it is.Xela


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#16 Postby Mason » Mon Oct 01, 2012 3:35 pm

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#17 Postby atxgunguy » Mon Oct 01, 2012 3:42 pm

I carry this on my keychain. Interestingly, the original company I bought it from years ago was gobbled up by Leatherman. TSA compliant too!

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#18 Postby TheGhostWhoRides » Mon Oct 01, 2012 3:42 pm

http://www.amazon.com/dp/B001DZTJRQ/?ta ... B001DZTJRQ

I'm suprised this hasen't been mentioned
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#19 Postby atxgunguy » Mon Oct 01, 2012 3:46 pm

TheGhostWhoRides wrote:http://www.amazon.com/dp/B001DZTJRQ/?tag=hyprod-20&hvadid=15470184459&hvpos=1o5&hvexid=&hvnetw=g&hvrand=14794323582048547466&hvpone=&hvptwo=&hvqmt=&ref=asc_df_B001DZTJRQ

I'm suprised this hasen't been mentioned

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#20 Postby TheGhostWhoRides » Mon Oct 01, 2012 3:53 pm

atxgunguy wrote:
TheGhostWhoRides wrote:http://www.amazon.com/dp/B001DZTJRQ/?tag=hyprod-20&hvadid=15470184459&hvpos=1o5&hvexid=&hvnetw=g&hvrand=14794323582048547466&hvpone=&hvptwo=&hvqmt=&ref=asc_df_B001DZTJRQ

I'm suprised this hasen't been mentioned

See post #3. :)


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#21 Postby ErikO » Mon Oct 01, 2012 4:20 pm

atxgunguy wrote:I carry this on my keychain. Interestingly, the original company I bought it from years ago was gobbled up by Leatherman. TSA compliant too!

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Made me remember the one I keep in my wallet:

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#22 Postby lemur » Mon Oct 01, 2012 4:44 pm

The best reason I found for carrying a multitool is how joyful my 3 year old granddaughter gets when I fix right there and then something she's concerned about. (It does not really matter whether this "something" is hers or not. If something is out of whack, she wants it fixed.) It just wouldn't be the same if I had to tell her that it has to wait until we get back to the car or home or what-have-ya. No tantrums, but she'd remain concerned until the thing is fixed.

A close second is how joyful my colleagues get when I get to fix a paper jam, a broken water cooler (true story) or a jammed electric stapler right there and then. It just wouldn't be the same if I had to tell them that they'll have to wait for a tech to swing by. You know academics: tantrums and stuff. :lol:
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#23 Postby Dropbear » Mon Oct 01, 2012 4:48 pm

GuitarsandGuns wrote:
p-38


I'll see your P-38 and raise you a FRED (Field Ration Eating Device):

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#24 Postby lemur » Mon Oct 01, 2012 4:55 pm

Doc wrote:
GuitarsandGuns wrote:
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I'll see your P-38 and raise you a FRED (Field Ration Eating Device):


According to Wikipedia, it is also a "Fucking Ridiculous Eating Device." :lol:
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#25 Postby SwampGrouch » Mon Oct 01, 2012 5:26 pm

GuitarsandGuns wrote:And this
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http://www.amazon.com/dp/B001DZTJRQ/

Giant Swiss army knife

How is it for every day carry? :lol:
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