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Top tools for holiday wish lists

Give the gift of jigsaw, auto-hammer this year

It's time once again to be thinking about what to get for the avid do-it-yourselfer on your holiday shopping list. Here's a collection of some interesting tools worth considering this year, listed in order of the manufacturer's suggested retail price. And a big thanks to all of the manufacturers who are getting rid of those irritating and dangerous blister packs in favor of more user-friendly packaging! Black & Decker ReadyWrench (Model MSW100, $29.99, www.blackanddecker.com): Tired of fumbling for the right socket? The clever and versatile ReadyWrench gives you 16 sockets (eight U.S. standard and eight metric) all in one tool. This sturdy wrench has a comfortable rubber-coated handle and two rotating heads with sockets on each end, allowing you to quickly find just the right size, from 5/16 (9 mm) to 3/4 (19mm). Craftsman Evolv 24-piece Homeowners Tool Set (Model 10202, $39.99, www.craftsman.com): Here's a great little tool set that's ideal for around the house, apart...

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