Casio’s new Android Wear smart watch is built for outdoor action. It’s water resistant up to 164 feet with a pressure sensor, compass and accelerometer & has a bunch of built-in apps. RunKeeper for running & cycling, ViewRanger GPS gives you location data, route info, & altitude graphs and MyRadar provides instant weather updates. Available April 2016.
The Sky Nest hanging tent gets you off the ground and up into the canopy for a new kind of camping experience. Spend the night floating on air inside this comfy 2-person shelter that features a hammock-like base and mesh panels on all sides as well as the ceiling, giving you clear views of surrounding forest & the stars above.
Developed by US Special Ops Forces of the Navy SEALs & Army Green Berets, the Wilderness Survival Card is credit card-sized metal survival tool you can carry in your wallet. It has arrowheads, fishing hooks, snare locks, a trident for gigging fish or small game plus sewing needles, tweezers, & multiple saw blades.
Looking something like the Lamborghini of keychains, the Arcus carabiner was designed specifically for toting your EDC in style. Made of zinc alloy, it weighs a scant 1.4 ounces.
This knife was designed by world record-holding speed climber Hans Florine for maximum function with minimal weight. The simple, 2-piece design features a stainless blade seated in the knife frame to reduce bulk & a titanium handle with an integrated loop for hanging it from a ’biner.
When a gum wrapper and a piece of shoelace won’t fix the airplane, maybe something inside the Best Made Possibilities Kit can. It includes a set of basic tools to give you MacGyver-like solutions to all kinds of tricky situations. It includes: 2 aviation cable key rings, an S-biner, a 3” D9 steel pry bar, flat head & Phillips-head screw keys, a waterproof delrin capsule, 2 runt clips, & 5 key maintenance rings.
The weatherproof BULLET flashlight is the world’s smallest LED flashlight with a design inspired by 9mm ammunition rounds. At just over an inch long, it is much smaller than most EDC LEDs. Powered by 3 LR41 batteries it produces 15 lumens & features a small triangular ring for attaching to your EDC loop.
This one-ups everyone rolling around on the so-called “hoverboard” they got for Christmas. The Arca Board really floats on air; yes, an actual hoverboard. It’s powered by 36 fans that create 430 pounds of downward thrust to float you nearly a foot off the ground. Available for pre-order now & due out in April.
After your holiday spending spree, that dream ’Yota 4X4 is probably not in the budget. So maybe downsize the dream & build Tamiya’s RC Crawler-style Toyota Land Cruiser yourself. It looks just like the real thing but it’s powered by 8 AA batteries and measures 12-inches long.
Made of food-grade 304 stainless steel, the TGX tactical flask keeps you strapped at all times with 6 ounces of your preferred poison. Matte black finish and a case equipped with MOLLE webbing means that you always have a tactical solution on hand.