If you don’t currently carry a pocket-size notebook, you’ll be surprised how often you use it once you do. The Apprentice notebook is a good option: acid-free paper, pocket-sized, available with ruled, blank, and dot-grid pages. Sold in 3-packs.
The FLEX is a space-saving, modular gas-powered outdoor tool system from Troy-Bilt that lets you handle all your yard chores with one power base unit and a full array of attachments, like a mower, pressure washer, snowblower, & leaf blower, using a one step Lock & Latch attachment. New tools, like a Log splitter, water pump, chipper/shredder and more are on the way. Available Spring 2015.
This roll-top dry bag from Ultraolive features taped seams to add another level of wetness protection for carrying your moisture-sensitive items safely and securely in wet weather. It is made of cotton canvas with a Durable Water-Resistant (DWR) coating and metal hardware. It will fit items as large as a pair of size 13 shoes.
With a clean, uncluttered design, Pickup Power is a portable powerstrip with 3 AC outlets, Surge protection, and it stores backup power in your choice of a 4000 or 6000mAH battery, more than enough to charge up all your devices.
Back in the day, getting a proper shoeshine was easy. Today, not so much. But with the Ultimate Shoe Shine Kit, you can do it yourself with classic, high quality equipment. This kit includes 2 horsehair applicator brushes, 2 horsehair buffing brushes, 2 flannel shine cloths, 3 cans of Angelus Shoe Polish—the original 1907 formula in Black, Brown, & Neutral, and it all stores in a handcrafted, Canadian-made Douglas Fir or Cedar box.
Phone Works is a new line of smartphone-connected testing and layout tools from Ryobi. The Phone Works modules connect to your iOS or Android phone through the headphone jack and can be controlled through the free app. Modules include a plumbing scope camera, a moisture meter, stud finder, laser level, laser distance measurer, IR thermometer, and a laser pointer.
This Swiss Army knife-style design keeps an Apple Lightning, Apple 30-pin, and micro usb connection all together in one pocket-size tool to keep your charging needs covered everywhere you roam. The input is standard USB.
With just 5 minutes of charge time, the Pronto battery stores enough juice to fully power up your iPhone. Available in 2 sizes, the portable Pronto 5 will recharge your iPhone 3 times while the Pronto 12 will recharge it 9 times. Keep the device plugged in to a wall socket an hour to get the full number of charges. A fully funded Kickstarter project.
The Tombag is based on the classic top-loading American military duffle with the snap hook closure. But this English brand does more than just olive drab canvas. The bag is offered in 3 sizes and an assortment of colors, fabrications, and special editions.
Lunatik’s new Aquatik is the thinnest waterproof case available for iPhone 6. Fully submersible & also dustproof, it features sealed audio & charging ports and a Corning Gorilla Glass screen protecting lens. Available in black, white, orange, & um pink.