A “flashlight system” sounds like overkill already but the GoBe is simple and that’s why we like it. Weighing just 160 grams it is compatible with six different light heads, all featuring different lumen capabilities, angular movements and purposes. Maximum light life is 54 hours & the Li-Ion battery charges by USB.
Milwaukee makes tough tools so you can be sure that when they make markers, they’re not for writing love notes in class. They write in permanent black on dusty, wet, & oily surfaces. Milwaukee is also releasing a new pen/stylus combo for use on compatible smartphone & tablet touchscreens. Available February 2014.
The Simpsons series has launched literally thousands of offshoot products but few pack the awesome of The Lego Simpsons House set. This 2,523-piece set includes their fully furnished house, car, & garage plus 6 Simpsons minifigs. Available May 2014.
These dry bags are built for extreme conditions. With welded construction and a waterproof seam, they’re made of abrasion-resistant 600D TPU laminated fabric, which is tough, plus it’s also PVC free and UV resistant. Available in several sizes and colors.
This hammer drives nails faster and easier than yours. A spring in the hammer face makes it rebound for more nail-sinking power using less energy while also eliminating shock and fatigue in your hand and arms.
It’s an iPhone dock made of concrete; a material chosen not just for its industrial good looks but for its weight. Should you need two hands to get your phone out of the charging dock? No. And when the dock is a 1.25-lb chunk of concrete you won’t need two hands. Just yank on it. via
Back in the day skateboarding was only for losers and weirdos. But now that it’s for normal people too, there are all sorts of innovative ideas popping up, like this 29-inch skateboard deck with a built-in storage compartment. Just pop the custom hinges open and stash your valuables safely inside while you roll.
Made of machined titanium and polished to a shine, this 2-piece keychain tool set includes a sharp-edged cutter and a bottle opener. No, you’re not going to get much work done with these “tools”, that’s how we know you’ll like them.
It’s got 12 tools: a straight blade, wood saw, serrated blade, bottle opener/flathead screwdriver, micro flathead screwdriver, micro Phillips screwdriver, file, Phillips screwdriver, pliers, scissors, LED flashlight, and mirror/tweezer/pick/pen. And the tools are removable so you can mix, match & customize your knife for every outing. via
If you can’t decide between a duffle bag and a backpack, this is the bag for you. Because it’s both. Made of heavy 18oz. waxed canvas and featuring premium Horween Chromoexcel leather for the shoulder straps & trim, it’s built for battle and comes in Ranger Tan, Navy, & Olive.