This Black and Decker Cordless Airstation looks like it may come in pretty handy about the place. It’s a battery powered air compressor/inflater that can do high pressure work like car and bike tyres or low pressure work like pool toys and balls. B&D reckon the battery life is good enough to inflate 4 car tyres on the trot and it has a digital pressure gauge with automatic cutoff to ensure you don’t get all over-inflated. It comes with all the common nozzles and a 12V car adapter in case you’re out and you flatten the internal battery. US$79.22
Thanks to its range of innovative features, the Black & Decker ASI500 High-Performance Cordless Inflator makes it easy to get the air pressure you need, whether you’re at home or on the road. This powerful inflator that combines the versatility of two pressure settings and the freedom of cordless power to inflate or deflate a variety of items including: sports balls, rafts, air mattresses, car and truck tires, bike tires, etc. You can even measure pressure with the inflator’s handy digital gauge.