The utility of Swiss Army Knives is great, but their bulk isn't. If you plan on carrying around a multi-use knife in your pocket, check out this Buck 760GRX Summit Knife ($75). Co-developed with outdoorsman Peter Whittaker, the knife attaches easily to a carabiner or lanyard, and includes a 2 1/2" blade, a corkscrew, and a bottle opener.
Whether you're a newbie turkey fryer or a seasoned veteran, you can't go wrong with the Bayou Classic 1175 30-Quart Stainless Steel Turkey Fryer Kit ($100). It includes everything you need to deep fry a whole turkey in 45 minutes, including a propane burner, 30-quart stainless steel stockpot, a perforated basket, a stainless fryer stand, hose, regulator and valve assembly. Plus, the kit can also be used for boiling seafood and vegetables at next summer's backyard feasts.
If you are a homeowner, we're sure you've realized how irritating — and dangerous — a task it can be to clean your gutters. The Clean Gutter Tongs ($30) are designed to make that chore safer and easier. They feature a twelve-foot reach, along with angled tongs to help give you leverage without standing on a ladder or stool. Plus, the tongs can also securely hold a garden hose, letting you add water to your arsenal in the battle against clogged gutters. [via]