Tool ideas to brighten someone’s holiday

Laser guides, rotary tools and ladders

The holidays are just around the corner, and here are some tool ideas that are sure to delight anyone on your shopping list: Dremel 400 Series XPR: Rotary tools have always been a big help around the house, and Dremel makes some of the very best on the market. For this holiday, consider their newly introduced 400 Series XPR, a beautifully designed tool kit that has every accessory you're likely to need. The kit includes the comfortable new high-performance XPR rotary tool, with variable speeds of 5,000 to 35,000 RPM; a convenient flex shaft attachment; a planer attachment for trimming doors and other wood-planing tasks; a circle cutter; two accessory sets with a variety of cutting, grinding, sanding and carving bits in fitted cases; and a couple of informative booklets. All the tools fit neatly into a very cleverly-designed case that also features four exterior slots that the accessory cases snap into, keeping all your rotary tools and accessories neat, organized and close at hand. R...