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This Packable Raft Makes it Easy To Bring a Boat at werd.com

This Packable Raft Makes it Easy To Bring a Boat

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Normally an inflatable raft is not something you can jam in your backpack for a weekend in the wilderness but the Rogue Packraft changes that. It’s a lightweight inflatable one-person raft that weighs under 5 pounds and can roll up into the size of a roll of paper towels. It has a durable kevlar reinforced floor, and inflates easily with its high flow D7 valve.

This Universal Socket is the Right Size Every Time at werd.com

This Universal Socket is the Right Size Every Time

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The unique design of the Universal Socket from Kusonkey automatically adjusts to fit any hex nut, screw eye, hook, tension screw and bolt head from 7mm to 19mm. Stainless steel, professional-grade construction ensures durability for years of use in home, automotive, and construction applications.

Tentsile Now Has a Tree Tent for You Solo Campers at werd.com

Tentsile Now Has a Tree Tent for You Solo Campers

Posted in Camping and Gear

The new UNA tent from Tentsile is the latest addition to their growing line of tree tents. The ISPO Award-winning UNA is a single-person, three-season suspendible tent. It attaches to the trees at its 3 corners and features a removable rainfly as well as no-see-um mesh for gazing up at the stars. At 6.2 pounds, it is the lightest tree tent on the market. Available March 2018.

This Pen is Made From a Fighter Plane Propeller at werd.com

This Pen is Made From a Fighter Plane Propeller

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Made from the propeller of an original Spitfire—the infamous WWII fighter plane—this pen pays homage to aviation history with its Hydulignum construction, a high strength birch laminate seasoned by years of wartime use. The pen is also engraved with the serial number of the original propeller and comes in a handcrafted ash wood presentation box.

Cut Your Steak with the Precision of a Bandsaw, Sort Of. at werd.com

Cut Your Steak with the Precision of a Bandsaw, Sort Of.

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Fashioned from an upcycled section of a carbon steel bandsaw blade, this unique steak knife was hand ground for exceptional sharpness and assembled with hand hammered copper rivets in a selection of four domestic hardwoods: osage orange, black walnut, toasted maple, and American holly.

Keep Your Ballcap Crispy with CapSnap at werd.com

Keep Your Ballcap Crispy with CapSnap

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Stuffing your favorite ballcap into that travel bag or backpack means you’re basically in the market for a new favorite hat. But, get yourself a CapSnap & you’re good to go. It’s purpose-built to hold your hat securely and maintain its shape. The carabiner design let’s you clip it onto the outside of your bag where it belongs. The clip can hook to the button on top or around the sweatband. Made in the USA.

Arrive Wrinkle-Free with this Handsome Travel-Ready Suit Carrier at werd.com

Arrive Wrinkle-Free with this Handsome Travel-Ready Suit Carrier

Posted in Bags and Gear

Designed for dual use, as both a suit carrier and a holdall, this handmade cotton canvas bag from Bennett Winch features a unique set-up that prevents hard, tight folds by allowing a jacket and trouser to be wrapped around the spacious central cylindrical duffle bag, which is then secured with magnets and straps. Both of these elements can be used separately, making this dual-purpose bag even more versatile.

Traxxas R/C Introduces Ultimate Desert Racer at werd.com

Traxxas R/C Introduces Ultimate Desert Racer

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It sure looks like a life-size truck.  And that’s the point. But the Traxxas Ultimate Desert Racer is a high-performance R/C racer that’s 27-inches long, weighs over 13 pounds, and features a scaled four-link solid-axle rear chassis design with big suspension travel for an authentic look & feel. Its electric motor will gives it a top speed of over 50MPH. Available early March.

Ecocapsule is a High-Tech Tiny Home for Off-Grid Living at werd.com

Ecocapsule is a High-Tech Tiny Home for Off-Grid Living

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The Ecocapsule is exactly what the name suggests. A self-powered, sustainable escape pod. It has enough space to accommodate 2 adults and features a built-in kitchenette with running water plus a flushing toilet and hot shower. It’s powered by a built-in turbine and a rooftop array of photovoltaic solar cells connected to a high-capacity battery. The lightweight, portable design means it can towed, air-lifted, or shipped to any location.

The Handmade Kiridashi is a Versatile EDC Blade at werd.com

The Handmade Kiridashi is a Versatile EDC Blade

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With its traditional Japanese design, the kiridashi is a stripped down utility knife you’ll use for all sorts of everyday action. They’re made from recycled files, which use high-quality 1095 or W1 steel. These steels are highly durable, easy to sharpen, and will maintain their edge longer than many other blade steels. Because they’re recycled, each knife is truly unique. Choose a left or right handed blade.

Upgrade Your Lame Lightning Cable with the Strength of Kevlar at werd.com

Upgrade Your Lame Lightning Cable with the Strength of Kevlar

Posted in Gadgets and Gear and Tech

Apple products are cool but admit it, their cables are crap. If you want one that will endure more than a few months of gentle use, the ZUS Super Duty Lightning Cable from Nonda is a solid replacement with a lifetime warranty. It’s a 4-foot tangle-free cable with a 90º USB that uses durable Aramid fibers to make it 300% longer lasting than standard Lightning cables. It is also Apple MFi certified for data sync & charging of iPhone, iPad, & iPod.

L.L. Bean Introduces a Sleeping Bag with Aerogel Insulation at werd.com

L.L. Bean Introduces a Sleeping Bag with Aerogel Insulation

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The Ultralight Sleeping Bag from L.L.Bean is the first to use a new insulation called PrimaLoft Gold with Cross-Core, which uses a combination of traditional fibers and Aerogel to keep you warm. Originally developed by NASA, aerogel is a super lightweight insulator with an incredible weight to warmth ratio. It’s being integrated into outerwear and winter footwear by lots of brands but now Bean has taken it a step further.

Perform Surgery On Your Steak with the Skalpel Knife at werd.com

Perform Surgery On Your Steak with the Skalpel Knife

Posted in Gear and Kitchen and Space

Billed as “the world’s most stylish steak knife” the Skalpel is certainly a purpose-built, precision instrument. Inspired by a surgeon’s scalpel, it is handcrafted by knife-master Stuart Mitchell in Sheffield, England using a single block of high carbon, surgical grade stainless steel. It features deep grooves in the handle for better grip and a blade that is engineered to stay sharper longer. Kickstarter live on February 19.