Other Tools

ChannelLock Rescue Tools – A Comparison and Review

ChannelLock Rescue Tools – A Comparison and ReviewChannelLock, Inc. has been manufacturing quality hand tools in the U.S.A. since 1886.  They produce more than 140 types of pliers as well as multi-function rescue tools for firefighters and other first responders. ChannelLock’s reputation for producing quality hand tools is widely known.  The company continually focuses on equipment upgrades and functionality.  After receiving feedback from... Read More »

Boston Leather 9175 Leather Firefighter Suspenders – A Review

Boston Leather 9175 Leather Firefighter Suspenders – A ReviewBoston Leather is a company that specializes in making a variety of leather products for uniformed personnel.  Based out of Sterling, Illinois, Boston Leather has been making quality leather products since 1938.  On their website, BL boasts that all leather products are made from U.S. steers, tanned in the U.S., and made in their Sterling Illinois shop. One... Read More »

Statgear T3 Tactical Auto Rescue Tool

Statgear T3 Tactical Auto Rescue ToolStatGear was created in 2010 by practicing New York Paramedic Avi Goldstein. Goldstein’s objective was to develop quality, state-of-the-art tools for first responders.  The StatGear T3 Tactical Auto Rescue Tool is a complete auto rescue tool, ranked number 17th for tactical knifes in the United States.  This unique knife/tool has been highlighted in several magazines... Read More »

Leatherman Raptor Trauma Shears – A Review

Leatherman Raptor Trauma Shears – A ReviewThis is a review of the Leatherman Raptor Trauma Shears.  These trauma shears were designed for firefighters and other medical professionals.  They feature six tools in one, the shears, an oxygen tank wrench, a seatbelt/strap cutter, a ruler, ring cutter, and a window punch.  All of these features are great, but in my opinion the... Read More »