The Best Multipurpose Tools for Trade Pros

20th April 2022 • Categories: Products, HVAC, Eagle Grip

best multi-purpose tools

On the hunt for the best multipurpose tools to add to your collection? Look no further! At Malco, we are proud to offer top-quality, versatile tools that serve various functions. Elevating efficiency and productivity on the job is what we strive for when designing all of our products. From snips and nut drivers to locking pliers and c-clamps, we have what you need to adapt to any application in the field.

Four of the Best Multipurpose Tools from Malco

Andy® Combination Snips


Cut through materials with ease! These durable and lightweight snips feature a knife-like cutting edge to produce a smooth slicing action for easy one-handed operation. Effortlessly make straight cuts or left or right circular cuts in various non-ferrous materials, including heavy-grade vinyl siding, aluminum trim coil, landscape edging, vinyl flooring, carpeting, and leather.

4IN1 Multi-Socket Nut Driver


 Four different hex sizes + one tool = ultimate flexibility. This versatile, compact multi-socket nut driver has a comfortable, non-slip 3-lobe handle and telescoping driver shafts that provide two hex sockets at each end of the handle for a total of four hex sizes: 1/4”, 5/16”, 3/8”, and 7/16”. It’s a handy tool that will fit in any pocket or pouch.

Invest in 4in1 nut driver tool


Eagle Grip® Locking Pliers

(LP7R, LP10R, LP7WC & LP10WC)

Ideal for pros in the auto, welding, and agricultural industries, the Eagle Grip 7” or 10” Straight Jaw Locking Pliers are designed to give you maximum contact on flat, square, or hex work, while the Eagle Grip 7” and 10” Curved Jaw Locking Pliers provide full gripping power on a variety of shapes and applications with an integrated precision-ground wire cutter for added versatility. The forged, premium alloy steel jaws with sharpened teeth are heat-treated to resist rounding for a superior grip over the life of these pair of pliers. You’ll know right away that whatever needs to be tightened, clamped, twisted, or turned won’t be able to put up a fight.

Gloved hand holding a Malco LP7WC Locking Pliers with curved jaws

Eagle Grip® Locking C-Clamps

(LP11C & LP11SP)

 Never again sacrifice quality or toughness when it comes to the clamps you have in your tool collection. Also ideal for pros in the auto, welding, and agricultural industries, the Eagle Grip 11” Locking C-Clamp features wide jaws for enhanced versatility when working with almost any shape or application, while the Eagle Grip 11” Locking C-Clamp with Swivel Pads allows you to take on a variety of fabrication jobs without damaging the work surface. High-quality, heat-treated alloy steel jaws will provide superior durability and strength time and time again.

Gloved hand holding a Malco LP11SP Locking C-Clamp with swivel pad tips

Now that you have insight into some of the best multipurpose tools, set yourself up for success on the job. Be prepared for different tasks with tools that work for more than one purpose. Saving our users time and energy will continue to be one of Malco’s top priorities!