Posts Tagged ‘Coast multi-tools’

Camping Gear: The Essentials

Saturday, February 27th, 2010

As I stare out the window this morning, taking in the gloriousness of a sunny day, I can’t help but feel like spring is here, and it’s time to break out the camping gear. Apparently, Marc Phillippe Babineau had the same thought — last week, he published an article entitled “Essential Tools for Camping”.

In his article, Babineau lists and describes a number of tools you shouldn’t leave home without. Among them are:

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Stocking Stuffers? Look no further.

Sunday, December 13th, 2009

If you’ve got friends or family who are outdoorsy — or even ones who aren’t – Coast has the perfect gifts to stuff into their stockings this Christmas.

The fact is that it’s hard for anyone to resist cool gadgets in their stocking. Here’s what to get to make sure those socks under the mantle are a big hit this year:

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Expert Handymen Endorse Coast LED Pocket Pliers

Thursday, December 10th, 2009

Coast’s LED Pocket Pliers have found favor in the eyes of the Handyman Club of America. The acclaimed multi-tool received an 8.9 rating based on club members’ reviews of the Coast product. If you’re looking for a gift to give your resident handyman, this high-rated multi-tool is perfect.

With a built-in LED light, the tool also comes equipped with pliers, wire cutter, knife blade, screwdriver, awl, can opener, wire stripper, saw blade, scissors, and more. Fashioned from stainless steel, the spring-loaded LED Pocket Pliers boast sure-grip rubber handle inlays for easy one-handed operation and measures 4 inches long when closed.

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Holiday Shopping for Dear Ol’ Dad

Monday, November 30th, 2009

With Christmas less than a month away, it’s time to start shopping for friends and family. While I enjoy finding the perfect gift for those on my list, for me, shopping for my father is always the most difficult. Thankfully, Coast has an immensely helpful article on finding the perfect gift for your dad, no matter what type of man he is. It’s called “Holiday Gift Ideas for D-A-D” and provides a number of gift options for dads of all kinds.

For instance, there are gifts for the “If-It-Ain’t-Broke-Don’t-Fix-It Dad,” the “If-It-Ain’t-Broke-Fix-It-Anyway Dad,” the “Real Man,” the “Sportsman,” and the “Strong, Silent Type.” I’m sure your father fits into at least one of these categories because, well, my dad fits into more than one.

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