Compact, lightweight and equipped with all the essential tools that one might most often need, the Leatherman Skeletool is as cool and distinctive as its name itself. It has a fit and finish that reflect an exceptional quality. It’s moving parts are manufactured in a way to provide smooth operation and feature a practical lock that allows your to secure the tools with a simple click. The refined details and convenient features are the things that make this multi-tool highly useful and advanced. It can come in handy in many different situations, particularly when you’re exploring the wild or making some repairs in the garage.
Multi-tools in general are great for such outdoor activities as camping and hiking, because you have have multiple useful tools in a single, small product. It’s can be used for setting up the tent on the campsite or cutting small branches when hiking. One of the best things about the Leatherman Skeletool is its modular design, which means that it can open up quickly so you have the tool you need at hand in a matter of seconds and then it clicks into place in a secure manner.
The mind behind the creation of the multi-tool is Tim Leatherman, who invented this product back in 1983. Since tool companies didn’t want to buy and produce his invention, he started selling it himself and this marks the beginning of a successful company known today as the Leatherman Tool Group. As part of a range of full-sized tools, the Skeletool is also recommended for fishing, boating, biking and many other outdoor activities. Another thing that makes this advanced multi-tool so convenient it’s the smooth edges of the parts, which means that it’s very comfortable to hold and work with.
The Skeletool comes with seven tools including regular pilers, wire cutters, a combo of straight and serrated knife, needless pliers, hard-wire cutters, a bit driver and a carabiner or bottle opener. The knife blade is designed to lock securely into place when fully opened and manual locking mechanism provides a safe user experience. The whole multi-tool has the functionality of a pocket knife which means you can access all the tools even when it’s in a closed position. The compact design of the Skeletool allows the user to open and use the multi-tool with one hand, thus leaving the other hand free for that kind of work that requires multi-tasking.