If you love your man, you’ll spend a bit of time searching for the most thoughtful birthday gifts for him!
What kind of guy is he? Is he a techy guy, an outdoorsman, or even a budding chef? Whatever kind of bloke you have chosen, you should find something suitable in our list of thoughtful birthday gifts for him.
A Key Finder & Remote Item Locator – Click ‘N Dig
First on our list of thoughtful birthday gifts for him is the hugely popular remote key/object finder the Click ‘N Dig. Never lose your keys, wallet, or remote control again! Just attach the color tags to the objects that you wish to locate and simply press the corresponding colored button on the RF transmitter. That particular tag will beep, beep, beep, as you walk closer to it. The beeping gets louder until you locate that missing front door key, wallet, etc.
This device works up to 60 feet and even functions when tags are hidden away under pillows, cushions, sofas, or even through thin walls.
An Active Car Health Monitor – FIXD: OBD-II
Another wildly popular item for 2018 is this very useful car diagnostic device that allows you to monitor your vehicle’s health and get useful maintenance alerts.
Don’t fear that “check engine light” ever again as the FIXD OBD II diagnoses the issue and then translates your problem into simple and understandable instructions. It also shows you the severity of the problem and how quickly you need to get it fixed.
Buy a FIXD sensor for every car in your family and you can check the health and status of each car using the app on your iOS or Android-compatible smartphone.
The FIXD could save you $1000s in expensive repair bills and is compatible with all gas-powered vehicles made since 1996. It is not compatible with electric or diesel vehicles.
A Smart Water Bottle – Hidrate Spark 2.0
For the dude that has everything, we present the Hidrate Spark 2.0. This smart water bottle keeps track of your water drinking habits to help you meet your daily hydration goals.
At the time of writing, the Hidrate Spark is the only water bottle with flashing lights to remind you to take another sip. The bottle is fitted with a sensor that records how many milliliters/ounces you drink.
It comes with a very long-lasting replaceable battery so no charging is needed.
The smart bottle syncs to any Hydration Apps using iOS / Android Bluetooth low energy and integrates with the following fitness trackers; Fitbit, Apple Watch, Apple Health Kit, Google Fit, Under Armour Record (including MyFitnessPal, MapMyFitness, Endomondo), and Nokia / Withings.
Available in 4 colors, the bottle holds 24 ounces, is dishwasher-safe, and fits perfectly in a standard cup holder, this makes this one of the most thoughtful birthday gifts for him you can buy.
A Hidden Mini Spy Camera – USB Charger Camera 1080p
Want to know what’s going on when you are not in the office, or at home?
This device might look like an ordinary USB wall charger but it also has a 1080p camera that can record HD video.
Sometimes known as “nanny-cams“, this hidden mini spy camera is hidden inside the USB charger which can be used to charge any phone. No one will ever know that there is a tiny camera hiding inside.
The camera records onto a Micro SD card and is super easy to use. It features intelligent motion activation and recording in 720p or 1080p.
So if you want to keep an eye on your pets or you suspect your wife is receiving gentlemen callers while you are at work, this amazingly cheap spy camera could come in very handy indeed.
An Emergency Weather Solar Crank AM/FM NOAA Radio with Power Bank & Flashlight
In these worrying times of tornadoes, floods, tsunamis, and storms, this emergency weather radio is made for both everyday use and emergencies.
This AM / FM radio has 7 NOAA Weather Channel which provides broadcasts of emergency weather alerts for your location.
In addition to the radio, you got a very bright zoom LED flashlight, an LED reading lamp, and a 2000mAH high-capacity power bank which can be used to charge your phone or any other USB device. This means that you will always be able to use your cell phone in an emergency situation.
The solar crank radio runs for 12-15 hours of radio time or 20 hours of flashlight time on a single charge. It’s also fitted with a hand crank which will provide 15-20 minutes of light or 5-10 minutes of radio power.
This brilliant emergency device comes with a 100% risk-free satisfaction guarantee.
A Fire TV Stick with Alexa Voice Remote / Streaming Media Player
A Firestick is one of the most thoughtful birthday gifts for him! Let’s face it, who hasn’t got one of these amazing Fire Sticks as we enter 2018? Just plug it into your HDTV and start streaming in minutes. Choose from over 190 channels and apps with Universal Search.
With the Fire TV Stick, you can access Netflix, Hulu, HBO Now, and Amazon Video and choose from over 500,000 TV episodes and movies. You can also watch live TV and access all of your favorite websites such as YouTube, Facebook, and so on with browsers such as Firefox or Silk.
Using the amazing Alexa Voice Remote, you can find, launch, and control your media. Just say” Alexa, find horror movies” and Alexa will quickly show you all of the specific results. You can also play music from Pandora, order a Domino’s Pizza, or just shop until your heart’s content!
The fabulous Fire Stick can be taken to a friend’s house or brought along when you go on holiday and simply plugged into anywhere with a Wi-Fi connection for instant access to a world of media entertainment.
If you want more info, you can check out our article about whether a Firestick is worth the money.
A Bluetooth Waterproof Speaker – AOMAIS GO
Next in our epic list of thoughtful birthday gifts for him is one of the only truly waterproof speakers around! The AOMAIS GO Bluetooth Waterproof Speaker can withstand full immersion in water up to 33 feet for an impressive 30 minutes!
This speaker is also dust-proof, snow-proof, mud-proof, and even drop-proof.
Despite the ruggedness of the speaker, the sound quality is top-notch for a portable speaker. It can be connected to any Bluetooth-enabled device such as a smartphone or tablet.
The AOMAIS GO has two 15-watt full-range drivers with two passive radiators to give awesome sound levels and clarity.
A full charge takes about 3 hours and will provide up to a whopping 30-hour playback time.
A perfect gift for music lovers with an active lifestyle, this great value speaker comes with a worry-free 12-month warranty and lifetime customer service.
A Mini Projector – DR.J 1800 Lumens with 170 Inch Display
With an impressive 1800 lumens and a contrast ratio of 2000:1, it is hard to believe this projector costs less than $100!
The DR.J Mini Projector claims a huge “usage time” of 10 years at 10 hours of use per day. It has an amazing image resolution that can be watched without causing any kind of fatigue.
The built-in stereo sound speaker restores every sound detail making it a great choice for amazing backyard movie nights.
The DR.J projector is compatible with the Amazon Fire TV Box, Amazon Fire TV Stick, Chromebooks, PCs, Laptops, Tablets, Blu-ray DVD players, SD Cards, USB Flash Drives, Media players (Music, Pictures, Video, TXT), iPads, iPhones, and Android Smartphones ( Wireless HDMI Dongle not included).
All in all, a great little projector for everything from PowerPoint presentations to the latest Tom Cruise blockbuster.
An Echo Dot (2nd Generation)
The amazing Echo Dot device has proved extremely popular since its launch. So what is it? The Echo Dot is a hands-free, voice-controlled device with a built-in speaker. The Dot can be connected to speakers or headphones with Bluetooth or through a 3.5mm cable.
The Echo Dot uses the Alexa Voice Service to make phone calls, play your music, send messages, provide news, sports, weather, and much more with no delays!
Amazingly, the Echo Dot can even hear you from across the room when you are listening to music. When you want to give a command, just say the wake word “Alexa” and the device will respond immediately.
The Echo Dot is a superhot gadget right now and makes a wonderful gift for those that embrace all things Tech. It can be used in any room,…in the bedroom as an alarm clock and to switch off the lights or in a kitchen to set timers and shop all the Amazon products using only your voice.
For music lovers, the Dot is compatible with tons of music apps including Pandora, Tune In, I Heart RADIO, and Spotify.
Amazon Prime Shoppers can also enjoy ad-free streaming of more than two million songs with Prime Music. Available in six different colors, the Echo Dot continues to be one of the hottest tech gadgets under $50 today!
A Kindle E-reader – 6″ Glare-Free Touchscreen Display
No list of what to buy with 100 dollars on Amazon would be complete without the book-lovers best friend, the infamous Kindle.
This new Kindle is 16% lighter and 11% thinner than its predecessor which makes it perfect to hold in one hand.
Because Kindle uses actual ink particles, it creates crisp text very similar to what you see in a real book so reads like real paper and does not cause eye strain, like most computers.
The Kindle emits no blue light from a backlit screen. Backlit screens have been shown to suppress the production of melatonin which can lead to insomnia. The Kindle does not emit light so you can read anytime, anywhere, without disturbing your sleeping patterns.
The Kindle has a high-contrast touchscreen that eliminates glare and you can even get away with reading in direct sunlight.
This dedicated e-reader is extremely power-efficient, too. A single charge will last a few weeks of reading as the device does not need the power to maintain the page of text. A perfect gift for lovers of the literary arts.
Some Bluetooth Headphones – COWIN E7 Active Noise Cancelling
Another awesome birthday present for a man or teenager is the fabulous COWIN E7 Headphones. These are the Ape’s favorite headphones for under $100 for a few reasons; the first is the deep, powerful, and balanced audio in which every sound can be enjoyed and the second is the advanced active noise reduction system which means by just slipping on your headphones, the world just fades away, even in traffic or on noisy flights.
Features include hassle-free wireless through Bluetooth, a rechargeable battery (that gives 30 hours of playback time), and an onboard mic for taking phone calls.
We challenge you to find a better pair of headphones for the money!
A Pressure Cooker – Instant Pot DUO60 6 Qt 7-in-1
Another trending product for 2018 is the Instant Pot Multi-Use Cooker.
Designed by Canadians to be dependable, safe, and easy to use, it speeds up cooking times by 2x to 6x while using less energy to produce nutritious food conveniently and consistently.
The Instant Pot DUO60 is a 7-in-1 programmable cooker that replaces your pressure cooker, rice cooker, slow cooker, steamer, sauté, and yogurt maker. It has easy one-touch controls and dual pressure settings so you can get your meals just right!
The cooking pot’s steam rack and lid are made from stainless steel and are dishwasher-proof. The brushed stainless steel exterior is fingerprint resistant and features a lid holder for both left and right-handed cooks.
You can even connect to Alexa Skills with an Echo Dot to get cooking guides and access to over 300 recipes, personalized grocery lists, and more.
A Tablet – Fire HD 8″ with Alexa & HD Display – 16 GB
This is the next generation of Amazon’s best-reviewed Fire tablet, which now has up to 12 hours of battery life and better durability than the latest iPad.
The Fire HD 8 Tablet now features a fast 1.3 GHz Quad-Core Processor and has 50% more RAM than its predecessor.
The standard model comes with 16 GB of storage but it can easily be expanded up to 256GB using a micro SD card. You can also enjoy free unlimited cloud storage for your entire Amazon content and any photographs that were taken with your Fire tablet.
This brilliant tablet has a 2-megapixel rear-facing camera for photographs or taking 720p video. It also has a front-facing camera which works just fine for Skype calls.
The HD display of the Fire HD 8 is very impressive with a 1280 x 800 high-definition display which just over 1 million pixels. This means that movies and games come to life. The stunning IPS LCD ensures less glare when in sunny conditions.
Our final word is on the build quality. As measured by “tumble-tests”, the Fire HD 8 is more durable than the latest iPad and twice as durable as the iPad Mini 4 (and the price is quite different, too!!)
A Robotic Vacuum Cleaner – The Housmile
Another awesome addition to your 2018 smart home is a robot vacuum cleaner. Housmile Robotic Vacuum Cleaner has been in research and development for over 20 years and provides 3-in-1 cleaning; simultaneous vacuuming, sweeping, and filtering, to ensure your floors look super clean.
At a bargain price, you get features usually only available on more expensive models. Housmile has an infrared sensor to avoid obstacles and a light sensor on its base so that it can detect steps/drops without the risk of falling.
Its high-capacity battery lasts for one and a half hours and it’s fitted with side brushes that remove dust and debris from every “nook and cranny” of your home.
With a 12-month warranty, the Housmile vacuum cleaner will save you tons of time and effort.
A Wooden Bamboo Watch – Treehut
Treehut watches are starting to cause a splash in the watch industry for their funky designs and eco-friendly materials.
This beautiful timepiece is handcrafted from real bamboo and has an unpainted polished wood grain finish.
The inner workings of the watch are high-quality Japanese Quartz watch movements with 5-year battery life.
Featuring a soft leather strap the Watch is one-size-fits-all and can be adjusted to fit wrists between 7 and 9 inches.
The Treehut watch is extremely light but still amazingly durable, as it is made from real bamboo. It is water-resistant to 3 ATMs and comes with a 2-year warranty and a 100% money-back guarantee if you don’t love the watch!
An Air Sofa – CHILLBO BAGGINS 2.0
Chill out wherever you find yourself with the CHILLBO BAGGINS 2.0 Air Sofa. Created by a U.S. company, this inflatable lounger means you can enjoy the great outdoors in total comfort.
The CHILLBO BAGGINS requires no external pump and is a much better alternative to bean bags, hammocks, or folding chairs.
To inflate the sofa, just, unfold it, scoop air into it, roll and buckle it. The sofa is fitted with elastic straps that allow you to anchor to solid objects in bad weather conditions.
This versatile lounger can be set up and packed down in seconds and makes an amazing accessory for the beach, camping, music festivals, fishing, and it can even be used in water.
Made from rip-stop nylon and printed with custom patterns (with the festival goer in mind), the CHILLBO BAGGINS 2.0 air sofa is perfect for picnics, RVing, or just floating down the river!
A Full Pot Coffee Maker – Hamilton Beach 49980A Single Serve Coffee Brewer
One of the Ape’s favorite thoughtful birthday gifts for him is the Hamilton Beach Coffee Maker.
Want to brew basic or premium-roast coffee in two shakes of a lamb’s tail? … and for a fraction of the cost of your local cafe? The Hamilton Beach coffee maker doubles as a single-serve coffee maker or as a full 12-cup pot machine.
Want to stay in bed for 10 more minutes? Take advantage of the programmable clock/timer. You can program your coffee drinking time up to 24 hours in advance.
This awesome budget coffee maker can be used with soft coffee pods or freshly ground coffee. It is equipped with a brew strength selector so you can choose that perfect cup of joe.
The coffee maker has a non-stick, keep-hot plate that will keep your coffee piping hot which automatically shuts off after 2 hours.
A Drone – Holy Stone F181C RC Quadcopter with HD Camera
Take to the skies with one of the best value drones for the money. The Holy Stone F181C RC Quadcopter has a host of features including an altitude-hold function that enables the drone to hover at a fixed height. It also has a handy one-key-return function that enables the drone to fly straight back to you.
The holy stone is fitted with a 720P HD camera so you can capture videos or take photos of just about anything you can think of.
Capable of flips out of rolls, the powerful motor has four-speed modes and is suitable for both amateurs and pros. The Drone has controllable LED lights, so you can easily locate it after the Sun goes down.
An Adjustable Pillow – Snuggle-Pedic Ultra-Luxury Bamboo Shredded Memory Foam
The importance of a good pillow cannot be underestimated when it comes to getting a good night’s sleep.
The Snuggle-Pedic is one of the best pillows money can buy, is hypoallergenic, machine-washable, and proudly made in the USA.
While down pillows need to be fluffed during the night, the Snuggle-Pedic is made from top-quality shredded memory foam to give unparalleled support throughout the night.
This pillow is perfect for side sleepers, back, and stomach sleepers and is also highly recommended for pregnant mothers It’s also designed to contour to the spine to give proper orthopedic support, while still keeping the head and neck in correct alignment until the alarm clock goes off.
The Snuggle-Pedic’s cover gives unprecedented breathability by allowing air to flow through the pillow all night long. This gorgeous pillow is also totally adjustable as you can add or remove the filling until your pillow feels just right. The pillow is also recommended for snorers as it can be set up to keep your airways open as you sleep.
All materials used in this fine pillow are hypoallergenic, non-toxic, contain no ozone-depleters, and are dust-mite resistant. The Snuggle Pedic pillow can be machine-washed and dried with your typical laundry.
An Illuminated & Reflective Vest – Tracer360
Whether you are a jogger, cyclist, trekker, or just live in an unlit area, the Tracer360 is one of the coolest products we have seen for a long time.
You can change between 6 colors and 5 flashing modes which are specially designed to give maximum visibility to motorists. The modes can be changed with the simple press of a button.
Unlike most high-viz running vests, the Tracer360’S X-shape of LED lights gives a much larger visibility area that illuminates both sides of your body, so that you are visible for over a quarter of a mile in every direction.
At only 65oz, the vest is very light. The high-quality sports mesh is sweat-resistant and chafe-free, so you forget you are even wearing it.
The Tracer360 can be worn over a t-shirt or even over a thick winter jacket. It has been specially designed by athletic engineers for a perfect fit and zero bounce, no matter what clothes you are wearing.
An Activity Tracker – Garmin vívofit 2
Research shows that long periods of inactivity such as working at a desk decrease the body’s production of fat-burning enzymes. That effect can be easily reversed by taking short regular walk breaks throughout your day.
The Garmin vívofit 2 Activity Tracker records your steps taken, distance traveled, calories burned, heart rate, and even reminds you to stay active with its move-bar. The “idle alert” gives you a gentle reminder after every hour of inactivity
The Garmin also features a sleep mode so you can monitor how well you are resting each night.
Using Garmin Connect you can enter Garmin’s online fitness community and monitor all of your activities online. In fact, throughout the day, the vívofit 2 automatically connects to Garmin Connect to download your activity data. This is a free online service where users can see breakdowns and trends for workouts and also join online challenges to win virtual badges for that extra bit of motivation.
For Weight Watchers, you can connect the device to MyFitnessPal, to monitor detailed calorific information. Garmin Connect is available on desktop or compatible mobile devices.
A Mini Flashlight – BioLite
Featured on CNET’s best tech products for outdoorsy people, the BioLite is an amazingly small but powerful portable light that would make a perfect gift for hikers, campers, and all outdoor-loving folks.
This super cool light can be attached to clothing, backpacks, bicycles, tents, and so on. It also has a rear attachment so that it can be propped up and/or hung from a hook for total illumination.
The BioLite charges quickly using the USB wall charger or battery pack. It can also be used to charge other devices in case of an emergency. There are four light functions: White, Red, Red/White Strobe, and flashlight mode.
The BioLite is fitted with a 135 lumens bulb and has a max 52-hour burn time.
BioLite is an ethically sound company. They very kindly donate a portion of every light sold to charities in India and Sub-Saharan Africa.
A Tablet – Fire tablet with Alexa
The Fire tablet is jam-packed with all the latest features of tablets that usually sell for more than double the price!
First and foremost, the performance is amazing thanks to the fast quad-core processor. Apps launch quickly and games and videos are very smooth indeed. The screen displays a very crisp picture on its 1024X600 IPS display and the image is visible from all angles thanks to the advanced polarizing filter on the screen.
The Fire tablet features a 2-megapixel rear-facing camera for taking 720p HD video or clear and colorful photographs. It also has a front-facing camera which works great for skyping friends or family.
If you are looking for a tough and durable tablet, look no further! Tumble tests have found that the Fire Tablet is 2x more durable than the much more expensive iPad Mini 4.
So, whether you want to explore over 400,000 apps including Facebook / Twitter/ Angry-Birds etc, read from a library of millions of Kindle eBooks, or just watch your favorite movies and TV shows on Netflix, the Fire tablet makes an amazing gift for anyone from ages ten and up.
One final point worth noting is that all Fires come with the incredible voice-activated Alexa. This allows you to do such things as control household devices like lights/thermostats/garage doors, ask for the latest sports/weather/news, or just play your favorite music……all of which can be activated by your voice commands alone!
More Headphones -Audio-Technica ATH-M20x Pro
A very worthy entry in our list of thoughtful birthday gifts for him is the Audio Technica professional monitor headphones.
The sound quality is very impressive compared to other headphones around the same price point. Sound clarity is top-notch and there is a lot of depth to the bass sound. The headphones are also very good at picking up small background sounds, too.
These over-ear headphones feature excellent sound isolation, and enhanced low-frequency performance and are an excellent choice for studio sessions or mixing.
For the techies, the headphones contain 40-millimeter drivers with rare earth magnets and copper-clad aluminum coils. For the non-techies,….they sound “KILLER!!!”
Made from pro-grade materials, the Audio-Technica headphones are comfy for about 3 or 4 hours and have become a popular choice for everyone from online gamers to sound engineers.
With a 2-year warranty, the Audio Technica headphones are a great choice for a cheap but awesome-sounding pair of headphones.
A Portable Bluetooth Speaker – Braven 105
The Braven 105 is our top choice of affordable speakers and it certainly gives a lot of bang for the buck!
Small enough to fit into the palm of your hand, the sound quality is full-bodied and rich. Perfect for those active types, the Braven 105 is totally waterproof and can be attached to belt loops, clothing, backpacks, tents, etc.
It’s certified IPX7 waterproof which means that it’s not gonna mess up at the beach or pool. A very cool function is the hands-free feature which has active noise-canceling to cut out any unnecessary background sounds while you are on the phone.
The Braven 105 can easily manage 8 hours of streaming music wirelessly on a single charge and has a wireless range of 33 ft (15m). At only seven ounces, the Braven 105 can be attached to your body using the integrated elastic strap or GoPro-compatible action mount to give unlimited carrying options.
Available in seven colors, these babies are selling like hotcakes!
An Action Camera – DBPower EX5000
The DBPower EX5000 is a massively popular action camera equipped with FHD 1080p, 30pfs, and 14MP….to the average layperson, this means that you can make perfect recordings of all your activities such as mountain biking, diving, skiing, and so on.
We really like this camera for many reasons. Firstly, it comes with an ultra-wide 170-degree fish-eye lens so you can capture more of the surroundings in your footage. Secondly, the camera comes with built-in WI-FI so you can connect to your favorite device to review and/or organize your media on any Android or iOS device.
The DBPpower is very durable and when using the waterproof case, can be taken to depths of up to 30 meters. It is compatible with GoPro Hero & SJCAM mounts which have over 60 accessories and mounts available.
Included with the camera are a bicycle mount, helmet mount, waterproof case, multifunction- clip, batteries, a user manual, and many more bits and bobs.
One final comment is that the DBPower is fitted with nifty image stabilization which means that it performs very well in extreme conditions such as racing or skiing but the icing on the cake is the time-lapse recording function. This allows you to make beautiful films such as the life cycle of a flower or time-lapsed weather events.
A Drone – Holy Stone HS170 Predator
What list of gifts for your fella would be complete without a trendy personal drone to annoy your pets and neighbors?
The Holy Stone HS170 Predator has over 3000 hundred customer reviews on Amazon from overjoyed customers that have fallen in love with this cute quadcopter.
The drone features a headless flight system that helps you to orient the quadcopter’s flight making it easier to learn and more fun to fly. This little drone is no contest to the high-end models but it is, however, a brilliant entry-level drone for those new to this fascinating hobby.
The Holystone is wind resistant, has a control range of up to 50 meters, and a flying time of up to eight minutes. A full charge takes about an hour and you’re ready to hit the skies again.
Holystone does not recommend the use of drones by those under 14 years of age but those over 14 can whiz around the neighborhood without FAA registration as the drone is less than half a pound in weight.
An Emergency Car Lifesaving Tool – Autoxscape
The autoXscape is an extremely important life-saving device. Equipped with a seat belt cutter, window breaker, and flashlight, it could be worth its weight in gold if in a life-threatening situation. Keep this tool fixed to your car interior with the handily included car mount.
Perish the thought but just imagine for a second that you are driving to work, a rogue deer leaps into the road, and you swerve and flip down the embankment. How are you gonna get out when you are upside down and your electric windows are closed?
Reach for your tool (which should be affixed to your dashboard), flip the top to reveal the razor-sharp cutting blade, and slice through your seatbelt like a knife through butter. Now you are free but caged by the windows. One good hit will shatter the driver’s door window and you are free to leave the wreckage.
The flashlight has three modes; low, high, and SOS. The SOS feature emits three fast pulses followed by three longer pulses which could be great if your car breaks down, the tool can be laid on the roof to alert any oncoming cars.
The autoXscape is powered by three AA batteries (which are included) and the runtime of the flashlight at 50 lumens is 20 hours and at its high setting of 135 lumens, you will get around 4 hours of juice.
The body of the autoXscape is machined aluminum and it has a very good rubber grip. It is water-resistant to one meter and fitted with O-rings to keep the internal blade totally dry. The light is Cree LE and on the other end is a super tough tungsten window-breaker.
The top can be easily removed to expose the seat belt cutter and a secondary window breaker (in case the cap of the tool has been lost).
If you are like the average American driver, you will log around 14,500 miles every year. Don’t get caught without this nifty tool!!
A Belt Multi-tool – The SOG Sync II
Tired of your pants falling down? Not satisfied with your tool? Any superhero worth his salt would be adding to his cape/mask combo with this Sog belt buckle multi-tool! A SOG Sync II could have you leaping from tall buildings and speaking in a low husky voice in no time!
A multi-tool is useless if you don’t have it on hand when you really need it. The Sync collection are multi-tools designed to be worn as a belt buckle (with a detachable base) or they can be clipped on a backpack or item of clothing etc. The Sync II can be conveniently removed from its base with one hand and it will stay locked and secure when not needed.
SOG Knives & Tools has been linked to the U.S. military since it was founded 30 years ago. The Sync II comes equipped with a selection of frequently used components that are available at a moment’s notice to save the day anytime and anywhere. The SOG Sync II features a straight blade, bolt/nut gripper, bottle opener, crimpers, 3-sided file, medium and small flat screwdrivers, Phillips screwdriver, pliers, ruler, scissors, and soft wire cutter.
So if you are looking for the latest alternative to the good old Swiss Army Knife / bright yellow utility belt, you could do much worse than the SOG belt buckle multi-tool.
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