STOCKING FILLERS FROM BLACK & DECKER YOUR MAN WILL LOVE Wednesday 27 August 2008 PDF Print SOCKING IT TO RUBBISH GIFTS Buying Christmas gifts for the men in your life is never an easy task – but take it from us, socks are rarely the answer! Men love toys that they can actually play with and use to show off their skills. Let Black & Decker® take the stress away with our guide to nifty gadgets and tools that will bring a smile to his face over the festive season. The Autowrench™ (£29.99) lends gadget must-have cache to an old household essential. Made from heat treated hardened steel, the Autowrench™ adjusts to fit a variety of nuts and bolts with just one touch of a button. Gone are the days of frantically fiddling with awkward settings which more often than not result in everything falling to the floor. With 185 ft/lb’s of torque this tool box staple takes the hassle and stress out of a whole host of DIY tasks. Men love a clean car and the new Dustbuster® Pivot® Auto Vac from Black & Decker® (£39.99) will help keep his car in tip top condition. Designed specifically for the automotive market this handy and compact cleaner makes fast work of dirt and grime. This model boasts a pivoting head that locks into 10 different cleaning positions, an extendable crevice tool and a flexible hose with brush to efficiently tackle even the most hard to reach spots. The generous five metre cable, which plugs directly into the cigarette lighter, means no straining to reach the boot, while the compact storage bag means the ® Pivot® Auto Vac slots neatly away. For the boys who love the outdoors, try the Black & Decker® Mini Light Bar™ (£27.99). This cordless ultra bright LED light has endless uses, not only is it the perfect camping companion but it can also be used to illuminate dark garages and tool sheds. The polycarbonate break-resistant housing means that it is shatterproof and strong enough to survive the liveliest of situations. The Mini Light Bar™ will run for three hours in full mode and for six hours in power saving mode, providing additional runtime when you need it the most. It is also fitted with a swivel hanging hook which attaches easily to car bonnets and tents. If your man is the type who hates throwing things away and likes to breathe life into old things, get him the new Black & Decker® Mouse® Sander (£39.99). This versatile tool can tackle a range of maintenance jobs from paint, varnish and rust removal, glass cleaning and polishing metal. The compact design of the Mouse® Sander gets the DIY’er closer to the surface for greater control and the effective dust filtration system keeps dust at bay ensuring a cleaner working area. The soft palm and ergonomic design provides added comfort meaning he can work longer and harder! -Ends- BLACK & DECKER® is a registered trademark of the Black & Decker Corporation. A7150 – XJ AUTOWRENCH™, RRP £29.99 (B&Q) BDLB14 MINI LIGHT BAR™, RRP £29.99 (Homebase) 12V PAV1205 AUTO VAC, RRP: £39.99 (Halfords) KA1000 MOUSE SANDER, RRP: £39.99 (B&Q and Homebase) For general enquiries, stockists, service and technical advice, please contact 01753 511234 www.blackanddecker.eu For further information or images please contact Kate Blinkhorn or Collette O’Neil at Mercieca PR Email: email@example.com / firstname.lastname@example.org Tel: 0207 485 0100 This press release was distributed by ResponseSource Press Release Wire on behalf of Mercieca Ltd in the following categories: Men's Interest, Home & Garden, Women's Interest & Beauty, for more information visit https://pressreleasewire.responsesource.com/about.