This post on EDC Tools is a list of items that did not fit in other areas. Some of these are gadgets, some are smaller tools that don’t contain knives.
This list is not all inclusive, I am sure there are useful EDC tools that I skipped or are unaware of, also this is not a buy everything and be safe list. Some of the items below are redundant and are left to your own taste and judgement.
I like to have a small screwdriver/multi-tool on my key ring. so that I can always have the ability to unscrew things. However, about the only thing on this list I can take to work is the P-38 can opener down at the bottom of the page – BUT you would be surprised at just how much you can do with one of those old military openers if you have the desire to force something open.
I encourage you to look down this list and see if any of the items would be useful to you on a daily or weekly basis – if they look cool, but you never use them, after a while they will end up off your key-chain and stuck in a drawer.
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Nite-Ize DoohicKey Multi-Tool
Hexflex Multi-tool STANDARD/METRIC BLUE
TOTOONE Compact Multi-Tool Keychain
Keychain Multi-Tool EDC Mini-Tool 10-in-1 Key Tool
Maxcraft EDC Portable Screwdriver Set Tool
Tactica Multitool M100 – TSA compliant
Dkka Outdoor EDC Stainless Steel Tactical Multi-functional Pocket tool
Waterproof EDC Keychain Capsule Tube
(I used to keep a capsule like this on my key-chain = it held OOOO steel wool and a small DIY Keychain ferrocerium rod)
Mini Pocket Monocular Binocular
Heavy Duty Pocket Wrench
Uncle Bill’s Sliver Gripper Keychain Tweezers
Stanley 39-130 3 x 1/4-Inch PowerLock Key Tape
Mini Pocket Slide Switch 20x 21mm Magnifier Loupe
Geekercity EDC Wrench
Multi function signal mirror
(This is my true EDC – I use it at the prison when searching to ensure I don’t get stuck by a homemade drug needle or a razor)
Commando Wire Saw
P-38 Can Opener and P-51 Can Opener
(I’ve had a John Wayne Can Opener on my key-chain since the early 1990’s, its a military thing – but these sure are handy)