- Retrieve dropped items.
- Illuminate awkward spots (LED version).
- Consider a versions with LEDs.
- Look for exchangeable heads.
- Check how much weight it lifts.
- Magnetic versions may not be suitable if you wear a pacemaker.
Claw Retriever Tool
I put these on here as an excuse to use the word “oddment”… they are also useful to stop you losing small tools and fasteners you have removed or are about to put back.