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Rapide Field Short

Rapide Field Short

Prometheus Design Werx is known for the many stylish yet utilitarian creations they produce for the modern male.  For the Summer 2017 season, they have…

Civilware Clipper Folding Knife

Civilware Clipper Folding Knife

Headed by renown skateboarder Geoff Rowley, the Civilware gear brand is becoming a top of the line producer of simple, elegant, and functional products…

Blank Forces Titanium EDC Ink Pens

Blank Forces Titanium EDC Ink Pens

Despite the prevalence of digital everything in our society, Californian pen maker Blank Forces realizes that the need for a good ink pen still…

AirBuddy

AirBuddy

Specially designed for shallow water diving, the AirBuddy ($1,270) system can make underwater exploration a safe and simple process.  Rather than having to strap heavy…

UCO Tent StakeLight

UCO Tent StakeLight

Probably the most common danger around a campsite is tripping over the guy wires in the dark that support your tent.  A company out…

CRKT Snap Lock Knife

CRKT Snap Lock Knife

The CRKT Snap Lock Knife ($42) is unusual enough that it won the Most Innovative Knife Award at The Blade Show in 2004.  Now, this…

WEBER Summit Charcoal Grill

WEBER Summit Charcoal Grill

The WEBER Summit Charcoal Grill ($1,500) is one of the most versatile (and expensive) cooking devices we’ve seen so far.  It features a two-position charcoal…

OtterBox Venture Coolers

OtterBox Venture Coolers

While certainly not cheap, the OtterBox Venture Coolers ($250-$400) might be the only food-carriers you’ll ever need when exploring the outdoors.  With a capability…

WindPouch Inflatable Hammock

WindPouch Inflatable Hammock

Inflatable hammocks have recently become the rage for portable outdoor seating.  With several innovations that lend credence to their claim, WindPouch out of Atlanta,…

Woodman’s Pal Premium Machete

Woodman’s Pal Premium Machete

Since Frederick Ehrsam first introduced the Woodman’s Pal in 1941, it has consistently been rated as the best machete in the world and is the…

Amok Draumr 3.0 Hammock

Amok Draumr 3.0 Hammock

Getting a comfortable night’s sleep while camping just became a lot easier.  Jonas Haug of Norway’s Amok Equipment has designed a hammock that has…

Raptor XL Platform Fishing Boat

Raptor XL Platform Fishing Boat

While there are many opportunities available when boat fishing that never occur for those standing on the bank, there is the necessity of often…

OTTOLOCK Cinch Bike Lock

OTTOLOCK Cinch Bike Lock

Keeping your man-powered 2-wheeler secure when parked outside while you go about your daily tasks, usually requires lugging heavy chains or solid steel U-locks…

Jho Gentleman Slasher

Jho Gentleman Slasher

Looking like a somewhat truncated straight razor, Jho Knives’ latest offering embraces the square lines and simple friction-free opening of the old-time shaving instruments….

Jetfoiler eFoil

Jetfoiler eFoil

If you have ever imagined what would result from the fusion of a surfboard with a hydrofoil, the Jetfoiler eFoil ($TBA) is most likely the…

Stanley Master Series

Stanley Master Series

After following a trend towards lighter camping gear and thermal containers, Stanley is turning it around for 2017 with some of the heaviest vacuum-insulated…