Most-Wanted Tools and Accessories | Gift Guide 2018
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Festool TS 55 Track Saw
PHOTO: FESTOOLThis saw rides on a guide rail, or track, providing accuracy and versatility. The TS 55 track saw delivers precise, splinter-free, glue-ready cuts and only takes seconds to set up. Breaking down sheet goods? Cutting at an obscure angle? No longer is there a need to design a complex jig or move heavy material to your large shop equipment. See the Festool TS 55 Track Saw in action here.
About $590; Festool
Fiskars Precision Hammer
PHOTO: FISKARSStriking the ultimate balance in size, power and precision, this new hammer from Fiskars features dual, non-slip grip zones. Weighing in at an optimal 12 ounces, this tool also features a forged steel head for ultimate strength and durability, making it the ideal implement for complex DIY projects. A handle flare helps prevent slippage while striking. Use with the Fiskars Precision Nail Starter for more precise drives.
About $25; Fiskars
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Kreg Mobile Project Center
PHOTO: AMAZONThe Mobile Project Center is a workbench, sawhorse, assembly table, and clamping station all in one. It’s easy to set up and store away, and provides a sturdy platform for all kinds of project tasks.
About $160; Amazon
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Leather Tool Roll
PHOTO: AMAZONHandmade with full-grain leather, this roll comfortably holds and protects 10 medium-sized hand tools, or a variety of small to medium-sized hand tools.
About $34; Amazon
Klein Tools Tradesman Pro Organizer Backpack
PHOTO: AMAZONThis tool carrier has 39 pockets for plenty of tool storage, and includes a hard, molded front pocket for safety glasses. Front-zipper pocket is perfect for storing loose parts. The bright orange interior makes it easy to find your tools faster and durable molded base protects from the elements on job sites. The 1680D ballistic weave allows for maximun durability and shoulder straps + handles feature extra padding for easy carrying.
About $90; Amazon
WORX Compact Circular Saw
PHOTO: AMAZONDIY-level makers can cut 2x4s in a single pass with an easily maneuverable compact saw that weighs 50% less than a traditional 7-1/4″ circular saw. Thin blade makes for less tool strain, resulting in full size circular saw cutting speed and performance. Cut wood, metal, tile or plastic with ease.
About $55; Amazon
Klein Tools Hard-Body Lineman Bucket
PHOTO: AMAZONTransfer your tools safely and securely with this heavy-duty lineman bucket. It features 15 interior pockets and 14 outside pockets. The tote is constructed of rugged polyester to resist wear and tear on the job site.
About $65; Amazon
Magnelex Magnetic Wristband
PHOTO: AMAZONThis stocking stuffer will add a measure of safety to your favorite tradesperson’s tool kit. Super strong magnets embedded in this wristband hold screws, nails, bolts and small tools to keep hands free while working on ladders and in tight spaces.
About $15; Amazon
Bosch 12V Max 3-Tool Combo Kit
PHOTO: AMAZONThis 3-tool, 12V max combo kit gives users a complete package with a powerful drill/driver, a compact reciprocating saw, a bright worklight, two rechargeable batteries, and a charger. Storage bag included.
About $200; Amazon
MobilePower Retractable LED Worklight
PHOTO: QVCWhether you’re working, just walking after dark, or need a bright flashlight during a power outage, you’re covered with this retractable LED worklight. Package Includes worklight, USB charging cable, micro USB cable, and DC charger adapter. Each charge provides 8 hours of runtime.
About $20 (limited-time clearance price); QVC
Teslong Digital Endoscope and Inspection Camera
PHOTO: AMAZONThis classic, waterproof industrial endoscope is widely used in home improvement. It features the smallest 0.15-inch diameter endoscope on the market and has a 9.8-foot soft cable. Also has a color LCD display, so you don’t have to connect to a smartphone or computer to do your inspection.
About $250; Amazon
Multi-Function Cutting Tool
PHOTO: QVCCut, trim, pare, score, and more through do-it-yourself projects, crafts, or even pro jobs. This 15-piece cutting system takes on wood, metal, tile, glass, and other materials.
About $20 (clearance price); QVC
Panther Vision Lighted Safety Glasses
PHOTO: QVCKeep your eyes protected and your hands free, while shedding some light on home projects, hobbies, and repairs with these “LightSpecs” LED-lighted safety glasses.
About $18 (clearance price); QVC
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