you are caught in a zombie apocalypse, huddling up at a remote corner of a run down building, trying to get as much video journal of your latest survival log uploaded to your tumblr site. but first, you got to get your iPhone prop up somehow. bugger. if only your multi-tool could double as a tripod for your iPhone or camera. well, that’s not an impossibility if you have the Gerber Steady Tool. from its name, you can’t really tell what it is but the Gerber Steady Tool is in fact a multi-tool with tripod functionality that fits compact digital cameras (up to 340 grams) and smartphones (up to 170 grams). a pair of foldable legs prop up the Steady Tool like a tripod and it uses a suction cup to hold your smartphone up or you could use the screw-in camera mount to mount your compact digital camera. also packed into this compact survival gadget are a fine edge blade, a serrated blade, three screwdrivers, pliers, wire cutters, and a bottle opener. it may not stop the living dead on its track but at least, you know it’s going help you to survive it. the Gerber Steady Tool comes with a price tag of $64 a pop.