This makes for faster and smoother access to these functions. All the rest have at least some of the tools accessible without activating the pliers. At the end, near the beefy pivot, are soft and hard wire cutting blades. Logged The first Noble Truth: Leatherman – Bit Driver Extender Silver. I have been using the Crunch for a few weeks now and have been actively rotating it into my everyday carry tool kit so as to use it as often as possible.
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For what it does, the Dime is far easier to carry around than anything else in our review. Next, there are more exposed metal edges on the Crunch than on the others. I checked on the bit extender though, but the Crunch isn’t supported When equipment fails deep in the wild, having good tools is crucial.
Additionally, each of these tools adds scissors. Also, and this one isn’t as clear at first, but a blade obtained from the closed pliers is more useful than one accessed from within.
While the Crunch feels like a marvel in engineering, it also seems to be a masterpiece in mass-produced fit and finish. Simple and sweet, like the subject says.
Dec 31 Total Receipts: It is git tension adjustment bar that actually holds the two sides of the tool together. Byrd Meadowlark2 Folder 2.
Leatherman Crunch Review
What does this price mean? These are the little details you can’t always find online.
What bit kit should I order to go with it? Got a new Crunch a few weeks ago and it’s a beautiful tool. With it I would definitely get the Bit Driver Extender. Not too much stuff, and I love the locking function of the pliers. Only by accepting that fact can we transcend it.
Leatherman Crunch Review | OutdoorGearLab
The knife blade on the Crunch can be used for common cutting tasks, but deploying the blade is a two-handed, multi-step process. Save on Pocket, Multi Tools Trending price is based on prices over last 90 days. Among the sort of tasks one can perform with multi-tool pliers, we cannot think of any with locking pliers that perform better. A phillips screwdriver bit in place in the driver. A user takes on minimal compromise in choosing the Crunch over dedicated locking pliers.
Other places like Home Despot, or bir REI that’s near me have fairly limited selections on the high end as well. I’ll look for one of the smaller bit sets and see what I can find.
Tsquare on November 01, I have found the locking pliers to be surprisingly useful.
The primary refinements have come in ergonomics. If you find yourself needing a knife blade for regular use, I would recommend carrying a separate pocket knife. Last one Free shipping. The goal of these multi-tool manufacturers is to make pliers that are at least very close to the function of dedicated products and then add in other features to the handle that have been compromised as little as possible.
October 31, Kind of a drag they didn’t standardize it so it works the same way as the Charge, Surge, etc. If you use the pliers extensively, these compromises may be worth it. If you buy something through our links, ToolGuyd might earn an affiliate commission.