Professional Tool Reviews for Pros


Best Multi-Tool 2021 Video Review

Best Oscillating Tools 2021 Video Review

Oscillating multi-tools can get you out of a pinch, but who makes the best? Our team at brought in the top models for a head-to-head evaluation that raised some eyebrows thanks to the latest technology developments.  Editor’s Note: Since this video published, Fein has discontinued the SuperCut line and expanded the MultiMaster line. Buy […]

Gerber Prybrid

Gerber Prybrid Utility Multi-Tool Knife Review

Gerber Prybrid Knife Combine 8 Tools in One If you think that the Gerber Prybrid Utility Multi-Tool knife’s main claim to fame revolves around its integrated pry bar, well…well… well, you’d be right. But, if that’s the only thing you think makes this a unique tool/EDC knife, you’d be selling it short. Gerber has managed […]

Review8.4(out of 10)

Gerber Armbar Drive Multi-Tool Hands-On Review

Gerber Armbar Drive Gives You the Tools You Need Without the Bulk You Don’t The Gerber Armbar Drive moves away from multi-tool designs that try to pack as many tools as possible onto one frame and goes with a more minimalist approach. It’s a refreshing design that packs the tools I use most in a […]

Southwire 7-in-1 Multi Tool Plier

Southwire 7-in-1 Multi Tool Pliers S7N1HD

Southwire 7-in-1 Multi Tool Pliers Brings Robust Multi-Function Design to Electricians The new Southwire 7-in-1 Multi Tool Pliers pulls together seven common electrician functions to help save you time and space. The Southwire S7N1HD is another one of their heavy-duty forged designs in the same vein as their forged Romex and forged wire strippers. This […]

Southwire Side Cutting Pliers

Southwire Side Cutting Combo Pliers SCP9TPCB

Southwire Side Cutting Combo Pliers Combines 8 Functions in 1 Tool Southwire Side Cutting Combo Pliers continue the company’s move into forged multi-tools designed to meet the needs of electricians. This is an 8-in-1 tool, upgrading their previous side cutter combo tool. Southwire Side Cutting Combo Pliers Design and Functions The Southwire SCP9TPCB have the […]

Review9.0(out of 10)
Klein Hybrid Plier Multi-Tool

Klein Tools Electrician’s Hybrid Plier Multi-Tool

The Klein Hybrid Plier Multi-Tool that I have today is the second tool of Klein’s new hybrid offerings. I’ve already had the opportunity to review the first in the series, the Hybrid Pliers with Crimper, and – spoiler alert! – I found them to be excellent. Well, these new hybrid pliers, which feature the seven most common electrician’s tools […]

Review8.1(out of 10)
Gerber LineDriver Line Management Multi-Tool

Gerber LineDriver Line Management Multi-Tool

I’ve been enjoying several new products from Gerber in my fishing adventures over the last couple of months. The braided line cutter and pliers have earned a permanent place in my kayak and the Controller fillet knife is my new go-to when it’s time to clean the catch. Looking deeper down their line of new […]

Review9.1(out of 10)
Gerber Center-Drive Multi-Tool Review

Gerber Center-Drive Multi-Tool Review

I remember purchasing my first multi-tool. Actually, I bought two that day. One was for my brother as a birthday present and the other was for me. I proudly carried that thing everywhere I went for months. But as time went on, I realized that my precious multi-tool wasn’t much more than a backup – […]

Review8.5(out of 10)
Leatherman Signal Grip

Leatherman Signal Multi-Tool Review

Owning a Leatherman multi-tool has long been a rite of passage along the journey to manhood. While there are plenty of other brands out there making their own version, the multi-tool is widely known as being a “Leatherman”. That’s the kind of impact the company has made on this part of the industry. Aside from […]

Review8.6(out of 10)
Gerber Multi-Plier 600 with Sheath

Gerber Multi-Plier 600 Bluntnose Black Review

My very first ever multi tool was given to me at Christmas almost 20 years ago. It was nothing fancy; it was in fact a very small multi tool with a small keychain hoop to attach my keys. Since then I’ve owned, held, and used many multi tools. If you’re a multi tool/knife snob like […]