Patent Number: 6,305,041

Title: Pocket tool with removable jaws

Abstract: A multi-function tool includes a cross-jaw module removably attached to a pair of channel-shaped handles with a pair of clips. Each clip removably attaching the tang of each jaw of the cross-jaw module to one of the handles. The multi-function tool also includes a spring biased wedge lock to positively lock a plurality of pivotal attached ancillary implements in an open position. An anti-rotational washer located between adjacent implements prevents rotation of a non-selected implement. The washers include a protrusion that is received in a slot in the handle.

Inventors: Montague; Phillip A. (Tualatin, OR), Dallas; Edgar A. (Beaverton, OR), Poehlmann; Paul W. (Heriot Bay, CA)

Assignee: Alterra Holdings Corporation

International Classification: B25F 1/00 (20060101); B26B 11/00 (20060101); B25B 007/22 ()

Expiration Date: 10/23/2018