They all have their roles, but the Skeletool is the ideal lightweight EDC. This leather EDC pocket organizer is at a great price point and can stash quite a few items. Of all the multi-tools we tried, the Skeletool CX is the one we kept reaching for long after testing concluded. While those numbers might not sound noteworthy at first glance, bear in mind that most full size multitools weigh upwards of 8 ounces. The Skeletool CX wire cutters are forged with the pliers head and have small 5/32″ blades while the FREE P2 uses 154CM replaceable steel blades that are 1/4″ long. 28 replies on “Tool and EDC Review: Leatherman Skeletool CX Multitool” Milkman4279 says: May 5, 2020 at 6:47 am @9:33 I've heard if you put the plier head in the handle, when you're using the driver bit, it's a little easier. I think it is a perfect EDC multi-tool. The iconic red Swiss Army Knife is still a viable tool despite … Its knife deploys and locks smoothly with one hand—without forcing you to first … Other than that though they have the same length, weight, and general layout. Nevertheless, both Leatherman Skeletool and Leatherman Skeletool CX are still very lightweight and portable. This is a damn useful thing to carry around as an EDC since it crosses the size threshold for carry. In addition to lowering the weight, the … The most noticeable difference is the type of knife blade included. Fortunately, I've been using what I think is a near perfect EDC knife / tool for years now - the Leatherman Skeletool. The build quality of this tool is amazing and can stand up to more expensive tools no problem. ... By far Leatherman’s most popular and highly-lauded offering, the Wave Plus is a fan-favorite in every venue from EDC, to mechanics, to outdoorsmen, and more. The Skeletool comes with 2 of the most useful bits out of the 5-piece kit, which is more of a replacement. It should be noted that each “piece” is two-sided, so the 21-piece set covers 42-tools. It is also compatible with the bit kit accessory. It is not even close. Mini rant/review of the Leatherman Skeletool CX for edc. Let's get one thing out in the open, I love leatherman tools. The Skeletool CX is among the lightest full-size tools in our test, weighing just 5 ounces on our scale. A little background. However, I must say that the skeletool fell short in a few regards. Most of these weight savings can be attributed to the tool selection (which we’ll talk about farther down), but the skeletonized, asymmetrical frame is also partially responsible. Thanks to a functional design and lightweight build, it hits that sweet spot for anyone looking to EDC both a multi-tool and a competent folding knife. Shipping is free. The Skeletool Original, Skeletool CX, and Skeletool RX each have slightly different tool loadouts. The Skeletool CX measures in at a closed length of 4 inches and a weight of 5.08 ounces. Many EDCers have discovered the practical size and utility of Leatherman's Skeletool CX, making it one of the most popular full-sized multi-tools over the past few years. The Leatherman Wingman is a great all around multitool for those who dont want to shell out $100+ for some of the others on this list. It … Leatherman Skeletool RX Multi-Tool. Among the full-size award-winning tools, the next heaviest tool is 136% the weight of the Skeletool. The hunt for the perfect EDC this or that is always a struggle for me. The carbon fiber is purely decorative as it saves nothing on weight. The Leatherman Skeletool RX is the latest iteration of the Skeletool multi-tool. Leatherman Skeletool Original, CX and RX Tools. There are two models: the Skeletool and the Skeletool CX. You can easily carry them around, and the carabiner is especially very useful for attaching your other EDC tools. You can carry this multi-tool for working on small projects of your home and shop. Only tiny keychain tools are significantly lighter. This LeathermanSkeletool CX multi-tool combines high performance, light weight and futuristic, rugged good looks. The Skeletool CX has only the most necessary of multitool features, because sometimes that's all you need. The replaceable blades are the same one used on the heavy-duty Surge so you can use them all you want and replace the blades if they get damaged. NetRush via Amazon.com has Leatherman Skeletool 7-in-1 All-Purpose Multi-Tool (830846) on sale for $47.95. With a 154CM stainless steel blade, pliers, bit driver, pocket clip, and carabiner/bottle opener, … The CX has carbon fiber scales, while the other version has steel pieces in their place. 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