-Duluth Trading's Top Picks for Father's Day 2012-
Ingenious tools and organizers from Duluth Trading Company will put a sparkle in the old man’s eye this Father’s Day. Duluth Trading’s Tool Product Manager, aka The Forager, Stephen Rose has just the picks for Dad to leave his indelible mark or get his workspace in ship shape so he’ll never waste another minute hunting around for the right fastener or bit.
Rose, who serves as Duluth Trading’s Tool “Forager,” seeks out the most useful gear to customize Dads’ woodshop, garage, tool shed or man cave. Jack-of-all-trades, Rose designs those ingenious tools he cannot find. With a background in general contracting, woodworking, handcrafting sailboats and tool design, Rose is Duluth Trading’s credible source for hard-to-find, gotta-have tools that will move Dad to tears.
The Forager’s Top Picks for Dad include:
1) NEW Hinged Steel Wall Racks
2.) NEW Toughbuilt Rugged Tool Organizer System - Which includes: Contract Rig, Pouches, Service Pouch with Shoulder Strap, 24" Wall Organizer and ClipTech Hubs (each sold separately).
3) NEW Ultra Stack and Hang Color-Coded Bins
4) NEW Precision Engraver
5) NEW Contour Scraper
Find these Top Picks and 69 NEW tool items this Spring online at www.duluthtrading.com.
NEW! Now you see them. Now you don’t. New Hinged Steel Wall Racks, exclusively designed by Duluth’s Forager Stephen Rose, offers customization to a garage, workshop or storage shed based on circumstance or season. Available in two sizes, both racks fold flat when not in use to free up space. These outstanding racks corral the usual workspace offenders (brooms, rakes, saws or blowers) but it’s the potential to tame the seasonal tigers such as winter shovels or summer outdoor gear that will really win Dad over. When doubled, they’re sturdy enough to serve as a light lumber rack holding upwards of 200 lbs. of wood.
Hinged Steel Wall Rack 12” / Item # 47020 / $21.50
Hinged Steel Wall Rack 20” / Item # 47021 / $24.50
• A Duluth Trading design exclusive
• Patent Pending
• Powder coated to prevent rust
• Two 3/8” holes for easy mounting
• 12” rack has 1 1/2” width between prongs
• 20” rack has 3” width between prongs
NEW! Toughbuilt Rugged Tool Organizer System is a handy man’s dream. A rugged tool organization system trumps the tool belt. Mix and match to his heart’s content with Toughbuilt’s Contract Rig, Pouches or the Service Pouch with Shoulder Strap then hang it all up with the 24” Wall Organizer and ClipTech Hubs. Every piece is next to bulletproof, chock full of innovative organizing features and integrates with countless other Toughbuilt pieces.
The Service Pouch with Shoulder Strap is a stand out problem solver with pockets, straps and loops galore. Sling it over a shoulder for easy transport, then flip out the kick stand to create a stable, freestanding work station. No more unwieldy belts or spilled tools. Durable as all get out with 1200-denier poly canvas, rubberized guards at wear points and riveted stress points.
Toughbuilt Service Pouch with Shoulder StrapItem # 47068 / $39.95
• 20 pockets, screwdriver sleeves, flashlight loop, detachable padded carry strap
• Flip out kick stand
• Measures 12 ½ W x 7 D x 13 H
• Engineered in USA
NEW! Less work, more play makes him a happy Dad so pitch the hodge podge of coffee cans and baby food jars with a color coded organization system that lets him grab and go. Ultra Stack and Hang Color-Coded Bins are color coded by size with wide ledges and anti-slide locks for stable stacking. Or suspend bins on the system’s wall mounted 48” steel rail (sold separately) to preserve precious workspace.
Ultra Stack and Hang Color-Coded Bins / $1.96 - $15.9548” Steel Rack / Item # 47027 / $24.95
• Large molded ID slots for labeling
• Waterproof bins resist rust
• Autoclavable up to 250°F
• Made in USA
NEW! Diamonds aren’t just a girl’s best friend. Whether to ID tools or to add a finishing signature to a project, the 20,000-RPM Precision Engraver lets Dad make his mark with ease and precision. The 3/32” diamond tip engraving bit makes a clean, sharp line in metal, glass and ceramics.
Precision Engraver / Item # 47040 / $19.95
• 7” barrel for more comfortable, ergonomic grip
• Uses 2 AAA batteries (not included)
NEW! The go to tool for all those projects Dad salvages from the heap of history, the Contour Scraper offers unparalleled utility for basic clean up jobs and intricate restorations. A sturdy, quick release handle accommodates 6 stainless steel blades with 12 distinct edges to take on whatever crook or cranny requires resuscitation.
Contour Scraper / Item # 47056 / $21.95
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