The rugged and compact, fold-open Brownells Multitasker contains an array of tools to service your AR-15 and all of its furniture. At 4 inches long when folded, the Multitasker fits neatly in a pocket, backpack, range bag or in the included nylon belt pouch. The Multitasker is made of hardened, tool-grade stainless steel, with a scratch-resistant, matte black hardcoat finish. Some features include a castle nut wrench for collapsible carbine stocks, adjustment tool for four-prong A2-style front sights, and a 3/8-inch box wrench for accessory mounts and much more! The Multitasker can be bought online at brownells.com for $65.
Outdoor Edge’s new SwingBlaze will have you saying, “Now why didn’t I think of that?” SwingBlaze features a drop-point skinner on one end of the blade and a gutting knife on the other! Swing between blades with the simple push of the lock button! The gutting blade opens game like a zipper and eliminates the chance of cutting into viscera with its blunt-tip design. The blade is hand finished from AUS-8 stainless steel and subzero quenched for edge retention and performance. The rubberized orange handle ensures a positive, non-slip grip and is easy to see when placed on the ground in the field. The SwingBlaze retails for $79.99. Visit outdooredge.com for more details.
A COLONIAL TAT
“Tat” is a word used by mountain climbers to describe old or questionable webbing in need of being replaced. Colonial Knife’s new Tat Cutter is a wearable lightweight cutting piece that can be worn around the neck. The .110-inch thick, 440 stainless steel blade angle is designed so that the user won’t be cut. The lightweight Tat retails for a scant $12—perfect for climbers, campers and outdoorsmen. The Tat also cuts seat belts and heavy guage webbing. Available with break away chain. Check it out at colonialcutlery.com.
ZERO TOLERANCE 0300ST
The new, all-black ZT 0300ST is among Zero Tolerance’s newest models to join its mission-ready line of made-in-the-USA knives. The partially serrated 0300ST combat folder is equipped with SpeedSafe assisted opening for easy, one-handed blade deployment even with combat gloves on. The ZT 0300ST features a S30V stainless-steel blade with matte black Tungsten DLC coating to provide extreme durability as well as wear and corrosion resistance. Featuring a 3.75-inch blade, measuring 5.25 inches closed, and weighing 8 ounces, the ZT 0300ST has an MSRP of $295. For more information visit ztknives.com.
EURO FIGHTER PILOT KNIFE
Extrema Ratio’s EFA Pilot knife is an emergency and survival tool requested by the Italian Air Force to equip their pilots with a dependable blade to ride shotgun in their new Euro Fighter jets. EFA’s tanto-pointed, 4.5-inch Bohler N690 blade is MIL-C-13924 coated with a flat grind and partially serrated. Overall length open is a touch over 10 inches, closed it’s 5.8 inches and it weighs in at 5.3 ounces. Other features include: belt cutter, 4° Stormo Caccia logo, lanyard and comes enclosed in a special ABS case. For more information visit www.extremaratio.com.
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