Whether you’re shopping for the ol’ man or you are the ol’ man, you’re probably hunting for a Father’s Day gift. We’ve gone ahead and found 15 no-fail gifts that hardworking guys want. We hope our guide helps you find just what you’re looking for.
Finding the perfect Sunday afternoon fishing hole just got easier with help from Deeper Smart Fishfinder, a castable, wireless echo-sounder. The bobber-like sonar device transmits depth, bottom structure, temperature, vegetation, and fish location back to your smartphone or tablet using a Bluetooth connection.
This club, knife, and sharpener combo is the only fish-filleting tool a fisherman needs. Hiding the 7” stainless steel blade is a sheath with a built in knife sharpener. The sheath—also called the “bonker”—was designed to be the club for your catch and is weighted with 3 pieces of stainless steel. Even with the steel and knife securely in the place, the Kombo’s polypropylene sheath allows the knife to float if it ever were to go overboard.
Water repellent and puncture resistant, the Matador Pocket Blanket is a compact tool that can be used outdoors or in the shop. The blanket’s 63” X 44” dimension makes it big enough for two if used for camping, concerts, or hiking. In the garage, the Matador is a better option than setting you or your tools in a puddle of grease and oil.
Like anything that comes Carhartt, the Legacy 30” Gear Bag was built to take a beating. The fabric is water repellent and abrasion resistant. Whether you’re hauling clothes and gear for a weekend in the woods or you’re planning to use it as a second tool bag, the Legacy Gear Bag can take it. And look dang good doing it.
The great thing about WeatherTech is that the mats you chose are made for your vehicle using laser measurements for 100% customized floor coverage. With such nuances between makes and models, the price could vary depending on what you drive. For those of you who have ever had muddy boots only to make a mess of their vehicle, you can see the value these babies have to offer.
THE SHOP GUY
If you can’t carry your toolbox with you all the time, meet the space saving, all purpose alternative. Say hello to the Trucker’s Friend™: a combination of an axe, claw hammer, nail puller, crowbar, wire twist, spanner wrench, grapple hook, and tire chain hook, just to name a few. Do we really need to say anymore?
When you need just a little bit of extra workspace the BLACK + DECKER Workmate comes to the rescue. This portable project stand can hold up to 425 lbs and includes built in vise jaws. When your project is done, the Workmate can be easily stashed away or transported with its 1-Hand Clamp system.
These are the staple of great workshops and garages everywhere. No matter what kind of mess you make—wet or dry—a Shop-Vac makes cleanup a breeze. This steel vacuum comes with a 7-foot hose, three extension wands, a 10 inch floor nozzle, crevice tool, and gulper nozzle, which are all kept nicely organized with the onboard tool holder.
The eTape16 is revolutionizing the tape measure after over 100 years of monotony. With three memory options, you don’t have to struggle to remember the measurement you just took, whether it’s in metric units or US. Other features of the eTape include centerline calculation, re-zero and Inside/Outside measurements. If that’s not enough, you can also transmit measurements over Bluetooth, you know, in case you felt like it.
Yes, you read that right— a dual blade reciprocating saw. The DUALSAW RS1200 has two different blade stroke lengths with a 1.25” long blade stroke length and a .75” short blade stroke length. This counter action technology makes the saw more stable, allowing greater control of the cut than the traditional reciprocating saw.
What kind of party would it be without 64 oz. of ice-cold beer? The 64oz STANLEY Vacuum Growler is made with STANLEY’s infamous 18/8” stainless steel. Vacuum sealed and foam insulated, this growler will keep your brew chilled up to 24 hours. When you’re wielding 64 oz., the heavy-duty handle helps steady your pour and makes travel a breeze. Leave it to STANLEY to also remember to keep the inner lid steel, so you never have to worry about plastic touching your precious beer.
Think of the permafrost insulated, no-sweat design of YETI coolers with your favorite college team plastered on it. (Could it get any better?) The YETI college series offers collegiate branding on the Rodie 20, Tundra 45, or Tundra 65. Bring it on fishing trips, out camping, and of course, to tailgates!
For all the grill masters out there, having a backup set of BBQ tools never hurt. This mobile grilling set features a stainless steel marinade brush, spatula (with bottle opener), serrated knife and fork that all fold together for compact storage.
Let off a little steam and sharpen your marksmanship with some clay pigeon shooting with the Champion WheelyBird Auto-Feed Trap. The thrower is lightweight enough to easily be put in the back of a vehicle and transported with a heavy enough base to not move when completing its throw. Sounds like a Saturday afternoon in the making.
ALL OF THE ABOVE
For the outdoorsman, shop junkie, or the entertainer, the COFFEEBOXX has them all covered. With the COFFEEBOXX you can brew all the coffee you could ever want. Sharing is optional.