Made in 2 sizes and 6 bright colors, the Hydaway bottle is a reusable water bottle made of food-grade silcone that collapses down to fit in your pocket. It is 100% BPA-free, as well as taste- & odor-free. Another funded Kickstarter project.
Designed in San Francisco, this desktop organizer system from Rest is made of premium Walnut & features soft, cork inlays, giving you a tidy way to store phone, watch & personal items. The system is modular so you choose the pieces you need: a phone bed, watch dock & organizer bed. They snap together magnetically for a custom configuration.
Designed for lightweight, backpacker portability Snow Peak’s simple & powerful Bipod Stove features 2 sturdy fold-open stainless steel legs & a support arm that easily holds even larger, heavier cook pots. The Bipod stove uses canister fuel & also features an automatic igniter.
Slim enough to carry in your wallet, the Credit Card Ax is a serious survival tool. It’s made of 12-gauge stainless with a transformer design that you can turn into an actual axe with a makeshift handle & a few zip ties. It also boasts 20 other functions including screwdrivers, wrenches, or a spear. via
Luggage-maker TUMI is celebrating 40 years of design & innovation with the release of their limited edition 1975 collection. Highlighted by natural grain leather & smart details the collection includes bags ranging from a rolling carry-on to a rucksack to a briefcase, wallet, & more.
The Treo Chair from Therm-a-Rest can support up to 250 pounds but collapses down to just 13-inches for easy packing & portability. It features an easy-set-up tripod design that folds into a tube shape that will fit perfectly in the side pocket of your pack.
Made from M35 military tarp material, the Ultimate Gym Bag from Chicago-based Defy Bags is a sup-basic cylindrical zip-top duffel that’s built for abuse. It features weatherproof YKK zippers, and 2” seatbelt webbing straps. Made in the USA.
A real toolbox is made of metal. Don’t believe us, ask your dad. Stanley has just released a line of all-metal toolboxes that range from a simple flip-top storage box to models with several sliding drawers. They are stackable for more organized storage and feature convenient one-handed latches on top and rotating carrying handles. via
Created by Scottish minister Robert Stirling in 1816, the Stirling engine uses heat to increase the temperature of a liquid or gas to fire the pistons & run. This kit from German model maker Böhm lets you build the desktop-size parallel twin engine yourself (in about 3 hours) and put it on display. This is just one of an impressive collection of miniature motors available.
Constructed by hand using supple lambskin leathers and American-made elastic, the TGT (pronounced ‘tight’) wallet is a super-slim alternative to bulkier traditional wallets. It features a leather pocket for cash and the wide elastic band holds your cards.