Category Archives: Leatherman



Multi-tool category pioneer honours milestone with content celebrating its heritage, customers, employees, and emerging makers PORTLAND, Ore. July 5, 2023 – Leatherman Tool Group, a renowned American-made brand known for its high-quality multipurpose products, is celebrating its 40th year in business. Founded by Tim Leatherman, the company was inspired by his need for practical fixes […]

Leatherman Warranty, Sharpening & Maintenance Services.

Leatherman Service

Dear Leatherman Customer, WARRANTY EXPLAINED: What is covered by our warranty? Our tools are guaranteed against defects in materials and workmanship for 25 years We don’t keep track of the time, i.e. no till slip required What is not covered by our warranty? Maintenance, accessories and loss Tool finish and coloured coating Modified tools Corroded […]

The Leatherman MultiTool’s Inventor on the One Thing He Never Uses It For

The Leatherman Mul.-Tool’s Inventor on the One Thing He Never Uses It For

Tim Leatherman, inventor of the eponymous multi-tool on his other knife, how he hacks pens and the decades he spent manually rolling his car windows down I’m pretty sure that my hearing loss is caused by having the same very noisy  oscillating razor up next to my ear every day for about 50 years. But […]

Leatherman Celebrates 35th Anniversary with Revival of Original Pocket Survival Tool

Leatherman South Africa

The first-of-its-kind multi-tool returns: The Limited Edition PST Portland, OR — January 23, 2018 — This is the first Tool Tale: In 1975, recent college graduate Tim Leatherman and his wife Chau set off on a roadtrip throughout Europe. Along the way, the unreliable Fiat the newlyweds had purchased for $300 required multiple roadside fixes. […]

Leatherman Expands Wearable Multi-Tool Series with TREAD Plus Watch

Leatherman Tread Plus Watch

Responding to customer demand, Tread™ Plus Watch including Tread LT debut Portland, OR — November 21, 2017 — It’s high time for this product introduction from Leatherman. This summer, Leatherman Tool Group, Inc. will debut the long-awaited TREAD™ Plus, a watch-meets-multitool to have on hand for the expected and unexpected. Known for its ingeniously designed […]

Leatherman Introduces the Signal™ Survivalist Multi-Tool

Leatherman Signal

Leatherman has designed a tool for those who participate in activities away from civilization. They found that Leatherman users often appreciate the preparedness that a multi-tool can bring them, and they’ve used that feedback as inspiration for this new tool. The new Signal multi-tool comes equipped with vital survival tools like a ferrocerium fire starter […]