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The BioLite SolarHome 620 System is an Off-Grid Powerhouse at werd.com

The BioLite SolarHome 620 System is an Off-Grid Powerhouse

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Powered by a 6 watt solar panel, the BioLite SolarHome 620 captures enough daily sun to charge up a central 20 Wh control box which powers 3 hanging lights, a USB charge-out, and an MP3/FM radio system. For camping, a cabin or any off-grid structure where you need power, lighting, and entertainment this gives you the whole system in a kit the size of a shoebox.

The Luminoodle Task Light Glows Anywhere at werd.com

The Luminoodle Task Light Glows Anywhere

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Luminoodle Task is the first ultra-thin, flexible LED utility light with 3,600 lumens that will bend, wrap, and snake into all types of shapes and spaces. It mounts anywhere and multiple noodles link together easily with a simple built-in link loop. It’s got a weatherproof IP7 rating and glows with a light temperature of 5000K for a natural light feeling. A funded Kickstarter.

Hot Coffee 24/7: The Ember Ceramic Mug at werd.com

Hot Coffee 24/7: The Ember Ceramic Mug

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The 10-ounce Ember ceramic mug keeps your coffee and tea at exactly the temp you like it. Controlled by a dedicated app, it allows you to remotely control and adjust temps as well as offering presets for your favorite drinks from 120º – 145º. It charges on its ceramic coaster and is IPX7 rated to be fully submersible for cleaning.

MyMug is the Last Mug You’ll Ever Need at werd.com

MyMug is the Last Mug You’ll Ever Need

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Buy one and done. That’s the thinking behind this ridiculously over-designed mug that will most likely outlive you. The American-made MyMug is made of an advanced composite that’s indestructible and to prove it, they come with a 100-year guarantee. Available in stackable 4, 8, 12, & 16 ounce sizes, they are insulated, microwave & dishwasher safe, and made with 100% FDA–approved & BPA-free materials. A funded Kickstarter.

Track1 is the World’s Sickest All-Terrain eBoard at werd.com

Track1 is the World’s Sickest All-Terrain eBoard

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Why walk, hike, or bike when you can shred your way to all-terrain freedom? Track1 is the world’s most capable off-road eBoard. With a mud-chucking track like an army tank and a pair of knobby balloon tires, it is powered by a battery that delivers 12 miles of range and a top speed of 20 MPH. It will carry you over sand, snow, gravel, and any other surface while you ride atop a grip-taped deck constructed with a carbon fiber & kevlar core.  Funding now on Indiegogo.

With This Smart Telescope You Can See Distant Galaxies & Contribute To Science at werd.com

With This Smart Telescope You Can See Distant Galaxies & Contribute To Science

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eVscope is a light and compact telescope that is 100X more powerful than a classic telescope, allowing you to see distant galaxies. It uses an advanced light gathering technology and AFD (autonomous field detection) software that enables it to automatically align with celestial coordinates, so you know exactly what you’re looking at. eVscope also links with SETI, a scientific research institute that promotes citizen science. They will send you notifications for viewing stuff like asteroid flybys, supernovas, comets, & transit of satellites. A funded Kickstarter.

This Pack from Mission Workshop is an Everyday Essential at werd.com

This Pack from Mission Workshop is an Everyday Essential

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The Rhake from San Francisco-based Mission Workshop is a hardworking, do-it-all pack. It is constructed with 2-layer weatherproof fabrics and features a 22-liter main compartment. Designed to expand with your payload it features dedicated pockets for your laptop, iPad, phone, power chargers, keys, sunglasses, and water bottle. The shoulder straps are equipped with two Arkiv rails for attaching small accessories, such as weatherproof cell phone pouches & utility pockets. Made in the U.S.A.

This Titanium Micro Blade is the Size of a Key at werd.com

This Titanium Micro Blade is the Size of a Key

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Small enough to fit on your keychain, the Titanium Micro Blade from WESN is a high-quality piece of lightweight EDC made of grade 5 titanium and AUS8 steel. Length when open is 3.75 inches & the blade is just over 1.5 inches. It features a pocket clip and lanyard loop and comes in an American made custom leather sheath. A funded Kickstarter.

Designer Stephen Kenn’s Latest Bag Collection Combines Military Surplus & Style at werd.com

Designer Stephen Kenn’s Latest Bag Collection Combines Military Surplus & Style

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The Remanufactured Collection of bags from furniture designer Stephen Kenn was created with the scrap military canvas leftover from the brand’s upholstery process and accented with vintage military bag hardware and leather. They’ve created a weekend size backpack duffle, a messenger bag, backpack, tote, and an organizer pouch, all using military tent canvas cut into 4” square panels and reconstructed into one-of-a-kind products.

Keep Your Craft Beer in a Craft Growler at werd.com

Keep Your Craft Beer in a Craft Growler

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If you’re a fan of craft beer, it stands to reason you’d also be a fan of a craft growler, too. Orange Vessel designs their growlers in upstate New York and hand pours them in central Ohio. Made of high-quality stoneware and adorned with thick colorful glazes, they feature an ergonomic shape and handgrip plus a secure, spill proof flip-top lid that will keep your beer fresher.

Get Ready to Bid for Luke Skywalker’s <i>Return Of The Jedi</i> Light Saber at werd.com

Get Ready to Bid for Luke Skywalker’s Return Of The Jedi Light Saber

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To own an actual prop from Star Wars—and not just any prop but Luke Skywalker’s Light Saber from Star Wars, Episode VI: Return of the Jedi, what would you pay? Well, you can soon find out because this 1983-era prop will be up for auction with Bonham’s on November 21. Made of machine cast metal & brass it appeared in the scene where Luke, Han Solo & Chewbacca face execution above the Sarlacc Pit & then R2D2 saves the day by firing his hidden light saber to Luke. Comes with a letter of authenticity.