Like the MRE field meals soldiers have been using for decades, the BaroCook system uses exothermic reaction packets to heat your food. Activated by water, these packets will boil water, and cook your dinner in the compact nesting containers, & they stay at 212º for up to 30 minutes. No fire.
Your keyring is a smart place to keep the recharge cord for your phone. That’s what Popcord does. It’s a keyring that features both a micro-USB and a Lightning Connector so you can plug your smartphone into any USB for a recharge whenever you need it. Available in custom colors and with optional engraving.
Known for giving Ferrari cars their distinctive look, the Pininfarina design firm has now created an inkless pen. It too has the sweeping, sculptural lines and fine materials, but no ink. The writing tip is more like pencil but it won’t erase and never needs replacement.
Leatherman’s latest stainless steel multi-tool is made with snowboarders in mind, so it has a beer opener. There are also some other tools somebody might need. And unlike your 5-oz. tube of personal lubricant, this tool is TSA compliant.
Why would you exert the effort to pump manually when you can get a machine to do the work for you? The AirMan Airgun is a portable, battery powered compressor that will pump up your balls, bike tires, and other inflatable toys automatically.
The LighterBro is a multi-tool that slides over your Bic lighter to transform your pocket flamethrower into a Swiss army knife of sorts. It features a super sharp knife blade, micro screwdriver, scissors, & a bottle opener.
Stuff that lands in the “cool for dads” category usually makes you cringe but the Piggyback Rider is pretty cool. It’s an effortless way to carry a kid over 2-and-a-half or up to 60-pounds. A comfortable harness system that features a no-slip foot bar, gives your grom a better view and keeps them right where they want to be. via
Technology is shrinking pretty much everything. The Spark SPI sleeping bag from Sea To Summit really could not get any more minimal. It features 850+ loft goose down and an ultralight 10D shell but still allows you to pack & compress it down to the size of a large grapefruit. via
This stainless steel business card case with the name Patrick Bateman laser-etched on the front will make no sense to you unless you saw the 2000 thriller American Psycho. And if you did see it, you’ll know exactly where you should be storing your mediocre business cards.
The Accutrax blade looks a conventional utility cutter blade but instead of cutting, it puts down a razor sharp pencil line allowing for super-accurate marking. And as you know, clean, precise marking helps prevent sloppy cuts and wasted material.