4. Channellock 87 8.88-Inch Compact Rescue Tool
This Compact Rescue Tool made by Channellock only weighs 1.1 pounds, but it features multiple tool solutions for a variety of potential issues. In other words, whether your dad needs to cut a wire, pry open a door or safely shut off a gas valve, he will only need to have this one tool on hand. With a price tag below $50, this is also an economical way to help your dad out with his next DIY project or camping trip.