Designed by a moonlighting watchmaker, the Lypen is a pen made from a single block of titanium that fits all Fisher, Parker, & Pilot refills. It also comes with a lifetime warranty. Another funded Kickstarter project.
This tall tent from Nemo called the Wagontop 4P features an arched roof design inspired by the iconic conestoga wagons of the American old west. But this thing is all modern & offers a spacious 69-square feet of livable space with a height of 8-feet. Packed up for transport it weighs in at 18lbs—perfect for car-camping missions.
You can cram all sorts of little tech camping gadgets in your backpack but if you’ve got a whittling knife, you’ve got hours of peaceful campsite carving on hand. This American-made multi-tool carving knife from Sanborn is a good one. It features 4 different blades & each one is precision-machined from high carbon steel for a hard cutting edge. The handle is made of black aluminum.
RIDGID Power Tools just announced their next generation 18V portable tool lineup called Gen5X. The new system includes a hammer drill, circular saw, impact driver, reciprocating saw & more. They all feature high capacity 4.0 batteries & LED right where you need it. Available March 2015.
The Gen multi-purpose bag blends a briefcase design with tactical, military-inspired function. It features dual-zip, top-load entry, a padded shoulder strap, laptop storage, a 3-channel interior organizer, & an adjustable pistol sleeve.
It only takes a few rolls of film to realize you know nothing about photography. So now you’re ready to discard dad’s old 35mm in favor of something easier. Enter iPhone 6. And with the Moment case, you can make your new phone even better for photography. It features a shutter button, lens, and strap attachment. Another funded Kickstarter project.
Any toolbox will hold your tools, the Coolbox however is a sturdy, hardworking toolbox that’s loaded with advanced features you won’t find elsewhere, like USB ports, Bluetooth speakers, a built-in power strip, a digital clock, a magnetic lid with a built-in whiteboard inside, & a bottle opener.
Known for their expedition-quality campstoves, Primus also makes other premium camping gear like this 1-liter stainless steel vacuum bottle. It features a double-wall design for keeping hot drinks hot & cold ones cold. The screw-top doubles as a cup.
Genius. The Sweeper & Funnel is a simple design that’s super smart. The wooden-handled sweeper fits inside the handle of the dustpan for compact storage. The hollow handle of the dustpan functions as a funnel, allowing for easier disposal of collected waste. Designed for MENU by Jan Kochański.
Designed for the demands of the serious fisherman, Fishpond’s Yellowstone Duffel is a voluminous carryall that features a bottom vented compartment for wader storage and a large main compartment that will keep everything else dry. It also features rod tube straps for carrying your rods & gear in one tough, over-the-shoulder weekender bag.