Anti-Rust Plastic. The problem is simple: Tools rust. But toolbox-maker Flambeau claims to have a solution. Tuff Tainer, Professional, and Brute series toolboxes, organizers, and bins are made with "Zerust" plastic, which the company says emits an odorless, harmless vapor that protects tools from corrosion. A 20-inch Brute Toolbox (model 6520ZR) like the one shown costs about $25. Flambeau, 800/457-5252, www.flambeauhardware.com
Armored Guard. Business electronics are among your most expensive and fragile tools, so it makes sense to protect them. OtterBox makes heavy-duty plastic cases for everything from iPods and cellphones to laptops and cameras. They're waterproof and have a lifetime guarantee. Shown (from left) are the 1933 Blackberry 8800 case ($50), the 7030...
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