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HYPAR. A Fold-Up Kayak That Fits in the Trunk of Your Car at werd.com

HYPAR. A Fold-Up Kayak That Fits in the Trunk of Your Car

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Constructed of pre-folded sheets of a honeycomb-structured corrugated polypropylene, the HYPAR fold-up kayak is built to stand up to at least 20,000 folding cycles without leaking. That’s a lot of boating! It’s a one-person craft with a unique stern design—wide & flat, giving the boat a stable, efficient shape for cutting across the water with ease & then folds up easily to fit in the trunk of your car.

Poler Packs Their Orange Label Rucksack With Trail-Worthy Tech at werd.com

Poler Packs Their Orange Label Rucksack With Trail-Worthy Tech

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Made of Dyneema Ripstop and featuring Fidlock magnetic buckles, the 40-liter Orange Label Rucksack marks a serious leap forward in technical performance for Portland-based outdoor outfitter Poler Stuff. Features like an EVA back panel & mesh-backed padded shoulder straps provide comfort once you’ve packed the dozen-plus pockets with all your gear.

A New Workout Weapon For Your Arsenal: The Steel Mace at werd.com

A New Workout Weapon For Your Arsenal: The Steel Mace

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Hindu and Persian warriors used the steel mace as a weapon of battle back in the 13th century. Fitness outfitter Set For Set has re-imagined the mace as a powerful workout tool for the modern warrior. Offered in 15 & 20 lb. models, it is made of cast iron and features a knurled rubber hand grip and matte black powder coat finish.

A Better Way To Pack Tactical & Tech Gear at werd.com

A Better Way To Pack Tactical & Tech Gear

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Designed to organize and neatly transport your tactical &/or technology essentials, the OP1 from Triple Aught Design is a customizable carrying system made of rugged Cordura with a full-zip clamshell design that opens wide for easy access. On the outside, it’s got MOLLE & PALS compatible webbing for securing it to other gear.

Fish in Complete Comfort with a Raptor Fishing Platform at werd.com

Fish in Complete Comfort with a Raptor Fishing Platform

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The Raptor Fishing Platform XL looks like a floating campsite; and unlike a tippy canoe, this inflatable fifteen-by-fifteen foot modular platform is all about comfort. The airdeck surface is tough & stable. Set up a tent, kick back in your reclining camp chair and casually wait for the whoppers to start biting.

The Beast 28: A Packable Pack Designed For Legit Adventures at werd.com

The Beast 28: A Packable Pack Designed For Legit Adventures

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Most packable backpacks are super basic & minimalist, built for backup. That’s not the case with the Beast 28 from Matador. This thing is technical & highly functional: made of ripstop PU coated nylon it features an ergonomic shape with lumbar padding & vented shoulder straps, plus a sternum strap & padded waistbelt. It’s also hydration compatible. When not in use, it packs down to a very portable bundle in its own mini stuff sack.

Use a Rocket Air Blaster to Keep Dust Off Digital Devices at werd.com

Use a Rocket Air Blaster to Keep Dust Off Digital Devices

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If you own decent video & photo gear you need one of these in their camera bag. Because a fingertip or lens cloth is no way to clean a fiber or speck of dust off a lens or sensor.  The Rocket Air Blaster keeps yours dirty digits out of the mix. Available in 3 sizes and they also work great for blowing dust off keyboards, monitors, and any other place dust collects.

Survive Any Party with the Bartender Defender Mini Knife at werd.com

Survive Any Party with the Bartender Defender Mini Knife

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The Bartender Defender is a combination bottle opener and mini knife designed for the tactical operations of party survival. It’s made of 1095 high carbon steel and features grippy black traction coating. It can be worn around the neck with a lanyard or stashed in a pocket in its mini-sheath.

The MacAllan x URWERK Flask is a Werk of Art at werd.com

The MacAllan x URWERK Flask is a Werk of Art

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Teaming up with watch designers from Switzerland’s URWERK brand, MacAllan has created a luxurious, limited edition flask. Made of machined aluminum, titanium and stainless steel, it features two titanium tanks, each with a 108ml capacity, allowing you to carry two of your favorite whiskies at once. Small wings fold out from its base to act as a stand, and cask indicators enable you to track the cask type and age of the whiskies inside.

Patagonia Puts Decades of Know-How & Field-Proven Technologies Into Building a Better Bag at werd.com

Patagonia Puts Decades of Know-How & Field-Proven Technologies Into Building a Better Bag

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Constructed with ultralight 100% nylon ripstop Pertex Quantum fabric and filled with 850-fill-power sustainably-sourced Traceable Down, the 850 model is a lightweight 3-season mummy bag and features Patagonia’s expedition-proven center-zip design. Weight is just 32 ounces. Rated to 19ºF it is available in short, regular & long lengths for perfect fit & maximum comfort.

Stay Lit with Automatic Motion-Sensing LED Light Bars You Can Stick Anywhere at werd.com

Stay Lit with Automatic Motion-Sensing LED Light Bars You Can Stick Anywhere

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There’s always a spot you wish had more light—the back of the closet, that one shelf, the end of the hallway with the nighttime toe-stub hazard. These little OXYLED light bars are a great solution. They have built-in motion sensing, so they turn on when you’re within 9-feet & turn off 15 seconds after you leave, they’re stick-on mounted with an adhesive strip, and they’re powered by AA batteries.