A portable hand held multi-tool allows the use of certain working devices compacted in a single device. It includes tools such as wrenches, pliers, screwdrivers and other cutting blades. A hand held multi-tool includes a handle that has a blade and can be rotated between close and open position. The tool implements are compacted in a locked engagement along with a handle by a cantilevered tool lock that is located on the handle. The blade has two locking recesses which are adapted to receive a locking member mounted on a cantilevered blade lock. These can extend along the handle in order for the blade to be secured in both closed and open position. This invention is directed towards the functionality of a knife and other various tools and blades.

A hand held multi-tool has its own great benefits as compared to an individual tool. Multiple individual tools could be very heavy to carry and they need to be secured in large tool kits. They can also be much unorganized which makes it a lot more difficult to find the right tool to accomplish a job. The multi-tool on the other hand is lighter in weight as compared to numerous individual tools. This single apparatus can equate to the functions of certain tools. It is also easy to carry and it can even fit in your pocket. Hand held multi-tools are very useful especially when you are out to travel in a remote location.

Multi-tools are now being offered by so many companies like Leatherman which is the founder of the very first multi-tool. This device comes in various models and with different tools. They also have unique styles and design that suits every preference. Some models have more tools as compared to the others. Most models looks like a knife where all the tools are folded inside, the other models are pliers and some in the form or credit cards. Hunting for a multi-tool can be quite a challenging job. However, there are a lot of stores that offers the best brands. Online shopping is one way of ensuring that you get the best quality of multi-tools.

Multi-tools are great for outdoors adventures. You can have all the tools that you need in a single hand held apparatus that is very handy and practical. It is difficult traveling away from home without anything to help you with simple chores. You can use a multi-tool to prepare food when you are out in woods. You do not need to bring large knives and all other chopping materials. When you brought can goods with you, you can use the multi-tool since it has a can and bottle opener incorporated with it. This can also be used as a self-defense when you are being attacked by wild animals in the woods. In general, a multi-tool is like a survival kit compacted in a single hand held apparatus.



Source by Cassaundra Flores