Nipi is an all-terrain rolling cooler that’s more than just a place to keep your brewskis on chill. It has a lockable dry storage compartment, internal & external LED lighting, USB ports for charging your devices, and a solar panel to charge itself, backed up by two 14,000 mAh lithium polymer batteries.
Ferro rods and pocket-sized caveman bowfire rigs are cool but let’s face it, a Bic lighter is preferable 98% of the time. The addition of the fireSLEEVE covers the last 2% by providing a floating protective case that is durable, waterproof (3 feet for 30 minutes) and features a lock so you don’t have to hold the gas button down while starting that survival fire or a soggy doob.
Not quite microscopic but close, this miniature titanium multi-tool is a bottle opener, pull tab lifter, can opener, scraper/pry bar, and a zipper pull. It also features a hex bit adapter for use with screwdriver bits.
With styling taken directly from classic WWII Swiss Army rucksacks, Tanner Goods’ Nomad Duffle is made of a salt-n-pepper fabric comprised of flax & nettle instead of cotton & features Cambara English bridle leather straps & trims. Dimensions are 22″ x9.5″ x 10.5″; roughly weekender size.
Scholar is a Los Angeles-based brand specializing in bags that combine luxury & utility. Seems like a good formula. Clean, classic packs, duffels, and totes handmade in America with premium leathers.
Fellow economy class passengers: the Airhook will make you a bit less cramped back there in 27B. Like a pocket-size tray table, it has a drink holder, a slot to hold your phone & an adjustable bungee to hold your tablet or E-reader. You’ll even be able to cross your legs.
From the makers of the miraculous Corkcicle, comes the Tumbler, a do-it-all cup made of triple-insulated stainless steel that will keep your cold drinks cold for 9 hours and hot drinks hot for 3. Available in 16 & 24 ounce sizes and a range of colors.
Sure, you can use your lighter to pop open beers but Coleman’s multi-tool lighter adds a few more tricks. It’s a refillable weatherproof torch that also sports a stainless steel knife, can opener, saw and file.
This is the most successful bag in the history of Kickstarter. $1.3 million raised & that’s because Peak Designs has a knack for improving on existing products. Designed by internet photo guru Trey Ratcliff, the Everyday Messenger Camera Bag converts easily from camera bag to messenger bag & back and features only premium materials from top to bottom.
Denver-based Nokero makes solar lights and has distributed over 1 million of them to countries across the developing world. The solar-powered 4.5lb Work Light is their latest; a 300-lumen indoor-outdoor LED light designed for all sorts of off-grid lighting needs. It’s built tough to withstand weather & is totally waterproof.