Leatherman: For Real Life
Two Avalanches, One Leatherman: The Ultimate Tool Tale
Ken Jones survived two avalanches, a broken pelvis, and shattered femur while mountaineering in Transylvania. He credits his survival partially on a Leatherman multitool.
Miracle Escape: The Leatherman That Set Me Free
Dazed, upside-down, and choking on smoke, Keith was less concerned about his mangled camper van than the rabid flames surrounding him and the ruined seatbelt that refused to let him go.
Ice Pick: The Leatherman That Saved My Parents
Luke’s parents plunged through the Canadian ice while driving across the lake to their cottage. Mouthfuls of icy water garbled their cries, so they began quietly saying their goodbyes — until Luke’s father found one tool in his pocket that saved both of their lives.
Tool Tales: A Leg-Saving Leatherman
It’s not every day a palm-sized tool is a lifesaver. But with extraordinary circumstances come incredible stories, and Kenneth Harris is no ordinary man.
Tools Tales: ‘A Leatherman Saved My Life’
Leatherman users have compelling stories, and now the brand wants its users share them.
Noob Survival Test With The Leatherman Signal
A mile from my van and with limited cell service, I confronted the essentials of life and ‘survived’ for four whole hours.
Prepping? A Real-World Guide For Emergency Preparation
You don’t have to be paranoid to be prepared. These are some simple things you can do to be ready for actual emergencies in the real world.
Pocket Dump: Leatherman Inventor Shows All
What does the inventor of the multi-tool carry every day? We spoke with him to find out.
16 Fixes: Leatherman Multi-Tool In The Field
The multi-tool has utility built right into the name. But how many applications does it have? Seems infinite, but here are 16 we’ve employed in the field.
Origin Of Leatherman: The Road From Start-Up To Mega-Brand
After jotting down his initial idea for a pliers-based multi-tool on a piece of paper, Tim Leatherman got to work transforming his start-up company into the mega-brand, Leatherman Tool Group.
Leatherman Signal: How And Why It Was Made
We talked with a Leatherman multi-tool designer about the new Signal, how to repair your own tool, what he’d secretly like to add to the next Leatherman, and more.
Tim Leatherman, Mr. Multi-Tool Himself, Gives A Factory Tour
Tim Leatherman, the inventor of the multi-tool, gave us a first-hand look at how his products are Made In The USA.
Man Bling: Leatherman ‘Wearable’ Tread Tool
The Leatherman Tread is a fun, sometimes usable product with a techy, outdoorsy aesthetic.
Leatherman President’s Everyday Carry
If you had access to all the best gear, designers and machinery in the world, what would you carry?
First Look: Leatherman Multi-Tool For Kids
Leatherman, the original multi-tool company, releases its first model made for kids.
Lightest Multi-Tool: Leatherman Freestyle
A march toward making the world’s most minimal multi-tool has led Leatherman to the Freestyle, a bare bones blade-and-pliers.
Gear Review: Leatherman Squirt P4
Many outdoor adventurers have a favorite piece of gear they always have with them. For me, it’s my Leatherman Squirt P4. Like MacGyver and his trusty Swiss Army knife, I rarely leave home without my Squirt.
Leatherman’s Skeletool Weighs Just 5oz.
The 5-ounce Leatherman Skeletool promises all the basic functions you need — but not a toothpick more. . .