The Baton Q4 from knife-maker & tactical hardgoods purveyor SOG is a slim, highly functional multi-tool designed for easy portability & EDC. With a closed length of 5.8”, it is made of Anodized aluminum and features blades/tools made of 5CR15MOV steel. It’s got 10 tools: straight blade, nut/bolt gripper, bottle & can opener, file, hex bit driver, 2 flat screwdrivers, pliers & wire cutters.
Lots of times there’s just nowhere truly flat to pitch your tent—roots, rocks, all sorts of lumpy stuff between you & a good night’s sleep. With the TreePod Camper, no worries. It’s a suspended tent that hangs from the trees. It can support up to 500 pounds and hangs from a single centerpoint. Blending a ground tent with a hammock, it features a taut sleeping surface that’s 87” long by 57” wide. It is waterproof and has windows with mesh ventilation. Available April 1.
Here’s an easy way to quickly deal with messes on the job site or garage: Milwaukee’s compact M18 cordless vacuum. It sucks at an impressive 40 CFM and holds 36 ounces of crud. It also offers several attachments: a flexible hose, 2 extension wands, a crevice tool, and an accessory that turns it into a push-style vacuum. 30-minute run-time on a full charge.
With a distinctive style & texture from raw 4-ounce leather construction designed with the rough side of the hide facing out, the Roughout Collection from Portland’s Tanner Goods includes a bi-fold, zip, and card wallet as well as sunglass case with a brass button closure.
Like a mini-kayak for your cold drinks, the insulated CreekKooler floats behind you down the river. It’s a towable, pullable cooler that will keep drinks and food cold all weekend. Its watertight screw-on lid also makes it functional for dry storage. Measures 12 x 21 x 39.5 inches.
A simple, portable coffee maker, the Bripe is made of spun copper with a minimalist design that allows you to brew and drink your coffee in one small vessel. The water is heated using a blue-flame torch and makes a nice hot shot in just minutes. When it’s ready just sip from the straw.
Designed for “bulk hydration and multiple servings” YETI’s stainless steel insulated Rambler Jugs will be available in half and 1 gallon sizes. They feature magnetic screw-on caps engineered to stay sealed & with an inch of insulation to keep your beverage hot or cold for literally days. Available in April.
Constructed of durable waxed duck canvas, the American-made Blake pack from Savage is trimmed in heavy full grain leather and features copper rivets—all classic elements that give this rucksack its timeless and rugged good looks and guaranteed durability.
Made of Grade 5 titanium, the P1 is an EDC pen & flashlight in one. Its got an overall length of 4.65in, so it’s the perfect size for everyday carry and with its modular design, the 130-lumen light is quickly deployed with a magnetic twist-lock. It is powered by a single 10180 battery that’s rechargeable via USB. The pen uses Lamy M22 rollerball inserts. A funded Kickstarter.
Trying to wedge a standard sleeping pad into your hammock is far from ideal. But the Hammock V sleeping pad is. It’s purpose-built, with coated non-slip zones so it stays put, a V-Chamber design that limits air movement, and a shape wraps around your body to keep the cold from creeping in from below. Weighs just 27 ounces & inflates with 15-20 breaths.