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1. (WO2013119744) HAND TOOL HAVING AN ELECTRONIC IDENTIFICATION DEVICE

Pub. No.:    WO/2013/119744    International Application No.:    PCT/US2013/025044
Publication Date: Fri Aug 16 01:59:59 CEST 2013 International Filing Date: Fri Feb 08 00:59:59 CET 2013
IPC: B25B 23/16
Applicants: STANLEY BLACK & DECKER, INC.
Inventors: WEBB, David A.
RUF, Christopher J.
GATLING, William
Title: HAND TOOL HAVING AN ELECTRONIC IDENTIFICATION DEVICE
Abstract:
Disclosed are various embodiments equipping a hand tool with an electronic identification device. The hand tool includes a handle having a cavity. A plug at least partially encapsulates the electronic device and inserts into the cavity in the handle. The plug may include one or more seals to prevent fluids or other debris from contacting the electronic identification device.