The Handyman Can: 7 Best Multi Tools under $50

The Handyman Can: 7 Best Multitools
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* Don’t need a whole set of tools? Spring for one of these multi-tooled devices instead
* Ideal for basic repairs and household chores
* Some of these picks are suited to the outdoors too

It’s always best to be prepared, whether you’re working on a home improvement project or taking a road trip or cycling trip. This is where the multi tool really comes in handy: all-purpose and portable, multi tools are easy to underestimate but great to have. Here are six of the best multi tools under $50.

1. Gerber Dime Multi tool

Gerber Dime Multi tool

$25.00

  

2. The Rose Kuli 7”

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Rose Kuli 7-inch Multi tool

$12.99

  

3. Leatherman Stainless Steel Multi tool

Outfitted with 6 tools: a  420HC knife, spring-action scissors, flat/phillips screwdriver, tweezers, a nail file and carabiner/bottle opener, this stainless steel multi tool is heat treated for optimal durability. It comes with a 25 year guarantee.

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4. The Gerber MP600 Multi-plier

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Gerber MP600 Multi-plier

$51.29

  

5. Leatherman Wingman Multi tool

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Leatherman Wingman

$59.95

  

6. Multi tools Folding Plier

Among the larger multi tools, this folding plier and screwdriver is a highly functional piece, with such features as a non-slip coating and multi-directional opening. It even features multiple screwdriver heads.

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7. Leatherman Sidekick

This Leatherman multitool proves the company behind the classic multi-purpose folding pliers set is still a market leader. The Leatherman Sidekick has a distinguished, weighty and high-quality feel. With numerous functions including saw, knife and bottle opener, the Sidekick may definitely come in handy and get you out of a jam when camping or working on a project.

Leatherman Sidekick Multitool All images courtesy of Amazon

Leatherman Sidekick

$59.95

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