Product Comparison: LED Pro Pocket Pliers Multi Tool vs. LED Micro Pliers Multi Tool

LED 150 2-LED Pro Pocket Pliers Multi-Tool vs. LED 135 Micro Pliers Multi-ToolSmartphones are changing the way we shop. According to a recent study from Ecoconsultancy, half of all American shoppers have used their mobile phones to compare prices and check out product reviews while shopping. Although our comparison-shopping prowess has certainly increased due to internet-enabled cell phones, it’s still not easy to figure out which purchase is best – especially for specialized products such as multi-tools. When you want high-quality knowledge about niche products, you have to go to the experts.

A multi-tool is a highly personalized thing – it’s a gadget that many people rely on daily. Therefore, you want to make sure you buy a multi-tool that will serve you well for years to come. Below, we compare two of our top-rated multi-tools, the Coast LED150 2-LED Pro Pocket Pliers multi-tool (model #C5899B) and the Coast LED135 micro pliers multi-tool (model #C2899B).


LED150 Pro Pocket Pliers Multi-Tool

Model #C5899B

LED135 Micro Pliers Multi-Tool

Model #C2899B

LED lights to illuminate task work Two, one in front and one in back One LED light in the handle
Blade Material 3Cr13 stainless steel C3r13 stainless steel
Pliers Yes, spring-loaded for one-handed operation Yes, spring-loaded for one-handed operation
Serrated Blade Yes, serrated section on main blade Yes, separate serrated blade in addition to smooth-edge blade
Sure-Grip Rubber on Handle Yes Yes
Scissors Yes No
Screwdriver(s) Yes, includes small and medium screwdriver tips as well as Phillips head screwdriver tip Yes, separate Phillips screwdriver blade and flathead screwdriver tip on bottle opener
LED Batteries 2 CR1616 batteries 2 CR927 batteries
File No Yes, with nail pick
Length when Closed 4 inches 3 inches
Bottle Opener/Cap Lifter Yes Yes
Wire Stripper No Yes, on bottle opener
Key Ring No Yes
Awl No Yes


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