Gerber Camping & Hiking Multi-Tools
Going camping or hiking with family and friends is a lot of fun. Most hikers travel with small bags like backpacks and even campers tend to pack lightly, which means that space is at a premium. However, when setting up campsites for the night, there are certain tools that are handy to have to make the tasks easier to complete. A multi-tool, such as those made by Gerber, has many of the necessary implements all in a single tool, making this an essential piece of camping or hiking equipment.
What kinds of tools are part of a Gerber multi-tool?
Some of the essential parts of a Gerber multi-tool include:
- Needle nose pliers
- Standard pliers
- Wire cutters
- Bottle opener
- Flathead screwdriver
- Phillips screwdriver
Other key features of a Gerber multi-tool include a pocket clip, carabiner clip, scissors and nail file.
What styles of Gerber multi-tools are available?
Gerber has several styles of camping multi-tools that it makes, including:
- Butterfly opening
- One-hand opening
- Solid state
These multipurpose tools have a minimum of 10 tools and range in length from 4.25 inches and 6.6 inches and weigh between 2.2 ounces and 9.5 ounces.