Tools

Mar 242015
 

CoolBox Smartest Tools Box With Rechargeable Battery, 3 Way Electric Cord Splitter, LED Light, Bluetooth Speakers, USB Ports, Clock And Whiteboard
Based on the same idea on which the Coolest Cooler revolutionized the classic coolers world and set a record raising one of the highest crowdfunding amounts ever, the CoolBox is designed to upgrade your classic toolbox with a touch of modern technology and help you improve make your work more fun!

At a first glance, the CoolBox has everything you’d need from a regular toolbox – it’s made of strong materials, so it does a great job in harsh work conditions, it has double handles and rolling wheels for easy transportation, it’s waterproof, it has a capacity of 1797.12 cubic inches (that’s around 30 liters), it weights 14.4 lbs (6.53KG) by itself and supports a maximum load of 65 lbs (approx 30KG).

I know what you’re thinking! “Pretty average”, isn’t it? Well, hold your horses, this is where the fun begins!
The CoolBox sports a built-in 20v/5000mAh rechargeable lithium polymer battery to charge your gadgets or run small power tools, a retractable cord with 3-ways splitter so you cane easily share you power source with your co-workers or run multiple tools at the same time, marine-grade 40w speakers with Bluetooth or 3.5mm aux jack connectivity, a digital clock, 2x USB charging ports, a tablet/smartphone stand so you can easily follow digital work plans, internal LED lighting to ease your work in low-light conditions and a whiteboard to help you and your peers brainstorm or take quick notes when needed.

The CoolBox is in project mode at Indiegogo and you can secure one for as low as $179 US (regular retail will be $299 US). The delivery is secured by the fact the CoolBox already reached it’s funding cap and it’s set for June 2015.

$179 | BUY NOW
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Mar 232015
 

WonderCube For iPhone And Android - 8 Tools In One Small Cubic Inch KeyChain Gadget
While we constantly feature cool crowdfunding projects here at CoolPile.com, it’s not that often we we’re really blown away by these gadgets! Some concept are not that new, some are recycled ideas, some add few to no new features and so on … But hey, didn’t Steve Jobs once said that “Creativity is just connecting things“?

ALSO READ about the Quickie – The iPhone And Android Pocket Charger.

Well … today we’ll show you a simple keychain gadget that really impressed us! The WonderCube is based on Jobs’s simple concept of connecting simple things to solve a bigger need! And the WonderCube does this amazingly well!
Just imagine a simple cubic inch keychain gadget that instantly allows you to use up to 8 iPhone or Android essentials. The WonderCube packs a built-in Micro USB or Lightning cable for easy data transfers, easy backups or charging your phone on the go; a phone stand to help you keep an eye on your phone while working at your desk; OTG (On-The-Go) USB storage to expand your phone’s memory via Micro SD cards; emergency battery charger (a 9V battery is required as power source) as well as a LED torch to light your way in the dark.

The WonderCube is in project mode at Indiegogo and you can secure one for an early bird price of $49 US (that’s $20 US less than the regular price). The project already reached it’s funding cap and the delivery is scheduled for August 2015.

$49 | BUY NOW
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Feb 232015
 

MyTask Urban iPhone Case With Multi Tools Stash - TSA Compliant
Made by The Task Lab, the same guys behind the TaskOne iPhone Multitool Case we featured earlier, the myTask Urban is a multifunctional iPhone case which allows you to always have handy a cool selection of mini-tools!

ALSO CHECK these 44 Coolest Utilitarian iPhone Cases we wrote about earlier.

Made of strong red or black polycarbonate with a vibrant soft-touch coating the myTask Urban case is TSA compliant and features a sliding stash where all the tools are safely store while not in used. Once you slide down the hidden iPhone pocket cover you have instant access to a mirror, tweezers, a nail-file, scissors, a pen, a stylus, an 8GB USB drive and mini-led light for emergency situations. Cool, isn’t it?

$24.95+ | BUY NOW
Feb 172015
 

Leatherman Thread QM1  Multi-Tool Watch - Black And Silver versions

While everybody goes crazy with multi-purpose smartwatches that track calories, evaluate sleep and fitness and act as a handy interface for your smartphone, Leatherman decided to improve the classic good ol’ wristwatch in a different direction, by transforming it into a super-multi-tool ready to give you a hand when the situation requires it!

ALSO CHECK the Leatherman Crunch Pocket Multitool and the IN1 – The Versatile Multi Tool iPhone Case.

The Leatherman Thread QM1 Multi-Tool Watch is an interesting concept which combines a Swiss-made timepiece (quartz movement, rotating bezel, 200m water resistant, scratch resistant sapphire crystal) with Leatherman’s innovative Tread multi-tool bracelet. The wristwatch is TSA compliant (you can wear it in an airplane) and comes with an impressive warranty of 25 years. The Thread bracelet, the coolest part of the watch, it’s fully adjustable 9by adding or removing links), it’s made of 17-4 Stainless Steel and combines 7 unique pieces which contain not less than 20 individual tools – a cutting hook, a bottle opener, an oxygen tank wrench, a carbiade glass breaker, screwdrivers (1/4″, 5/16, 1/8, 3/32″ and #1 Philips), box wrenches (10mm, 3/8″, 5/16″), hex drive (1/4″, 3/16″, 5mm, 6mm), a #2 square drive, a 1/4″ socket drive and a pick/SIM card tool! Just imagine the possibilities!

The Leatherman Thread QM1 Multi-Tool Watch will be available for purchase in the Fall of 2015 and will set you back ~$500-$600 US.

$500+ | BUY NOW
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Jan 232015
 

eTAPE16-ET-16-the-Bluetooth-Digital-Measuring-Tape

Good, old simple tools were used for ages and they’re doing a great job most times you’re trying to build something, do a DIY project or simply fix some broken stuff. But, as technology gets better and cheaper everyday, it’s no surprise tools evolve and get digitized as well, just as most things around us.

ALSO CHECK the Ryobi Phone Tools For Smartphone and the Rechargeable LED Illuminating Wrench S

The classic measurement tape is one of the latest tools touched by the angel of technology! The eTape16 brings the digital power to the classic tape measure and allows you to improve your productivity with a simple touch of a button. The eTape16 features a large digital display, dual short therm memory with individual buttons for multiple measurements, blade lock, unit convertor between US and Metric systems as well as Bluetooth connectivity (optional) for data transfer t your iPhone or Android device. On the outside, the eTape16 has a rugged build, a high quality rubber top, inside measure anvil and a strong polycarbonate case for extended durability. Cool isn’t it? I wonder that’s the next tool getting the 2.0 touch …

$29.95 | BUY NOW
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Dec 302014
 

Seek Thermal Imaging Addon For iPhone And Android
Just like the Flir One we told you about earlier – check number 30 @ 44 Coolest Utilitarian iPhone Cases To Make Your Life Easier the Seek Thermal Camera Addon for iPhone and Android devices is designed to use thermal imaging and help you see more than you could see with your eyes alone!

ALSO CHECK the TaskOne, The iPhone Toolkit Case Ready To Help You In Emergency Situations and our Night Vision Gadgets archive.

The Seek connector is a small addon that connects to your iPhone or iPad via the Lightning plug or to your Android device via Micro USB and, by using a true thermal sensor, 36-degrees field of view chalcogenide lens and a vanadium oxide microbolometer, captures and displays thermal images on the screen of your device. The Seek Thermal connector has a heat detection range of -40F to 656F(that’s -40C to 330C) and it’s perfect for spotting lost animals in the dark, help maintain home energy efficiency by detecting heat leaks, water leaks, cold air drafts as well as plumbing jobs such as locating pipes and leaks behind walls and so on …
And, last but not least, you get Predator like vision all the way!!! Cool, isn’t it?

$222 | BUY NOW – iPhone
$220 | BUY NOW – Android
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Nov 272014
 

Ryobi Phone Tools Or How To Turn Your Smartphone Into A Smartool
Your smartphone is already amazing and capable of helping you achieve extraordinary things countless times every day! But how about making it even more amazing and extend it’s arrays of magical powers?
The Ryobi Phone Works are a a kit of smartools that, once hooked up to your iPhone or Android device, extend your smartphone’s capabilities of pro-measuring and analyzing information to better manage home improvement projects. As the guys from Ryobi well say : “Upgrade from expensive, single-function hand tools and work smarter with RYOBI Phone Works Mobile App and Devices.

ALSO CHECK the Leatherman Crunch Pocket Multitool and the Swiss+Tech Micro-Max 19-in-1 Key Ring Multipurpose Tool we told you about earlier.

The Ryobi Phone Works are compatible with most iPhone and Android phone models (check the compatibility list here), come with dedicated iOs and Android apps and feature the following tools: laser level, moisture level, inspection scope, laser distance measure, stud finder, infrared thermometer, laser pointer, noise suppression earphones.

$29+ | BUY NOW
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