Chef'n Corn Cob Stipper, $6, Amazon
Even though corn can be easily obtained without a cob in this day and age, some people still want to do it themselves. This handy dandy tool allows you to strip corn in the blink of an eye. If you're looking for this important chef's tool to do anything else, you're going to have a bad time. It strips corn. That's all it does. Brass poles aren't the only thing useful for stripping anymore.