For off-grid portable power & bright LED light in an amazingly lightweight package, it doesn’t get much easier than this inflatable solar lantern & phone charger from LuminAID. Weighing just 8.5 ounces & just 1” thick, it inflates into a 6” cube lantern with a 150-lumen output and 50-hour battery life. Charge it up in the sun or use its micro USB input for home charging. Its USB input powers up your phone, tablet & other devices.
Made of a high-tech textile that is proven to be as strong as steel, the German-made Tex-Lock is flexible, soft & very lightweight while providing solid security for your ride. Available in 3 lengths, the rope-like cable uses a high-quality mini U-lock or padlock shackle to keep your bike protected.
Here’s a sleek and stylish storage solution for your precious Macbook Pro or Air. Made with a premium woven fabric and featuring environmentally certified leather trim details, this slim laptop sleeve has a soft microfiber lining and magnetic closure.
TAB – The Adjustable Bag is exactly what its name suggests. It’s a super-versatile, convertible carryall made of rugged ripstop nylon that can be configured 3 different ways. With a simple cinch system, it easily expands & contracts depending on your needs from 31 liters to 46.5 liters up to 62 liters. Fully compressed it measures just 8 X 8 X4.75 inches & weighs a scant 1.2lbs.
Made in the U.S.A. from premium black full-grain leather, Killspencer’s Utility Dopp has a structured clamshell design that opens wide for easy access to your travel & tech accessories. Three interior pockets on one side and a Mil-Spec elastic organizer on the other keeps everything intact.
Sea To Summit’s Ultralight is the world’s lightest hammock. It is made with Nylon 66 monofilament fabric resulting in its featherweight 4.9-ounce weight yet it’s strong enough to support a 300-pound camper. Hardware is made of 6061 aluminum and all seams and loops are optimized for durability. Its integrated stuff sack is designed space to store your suspension straps. Available March 2017.
Building on the sensational success of their original soft-sided cooler, the Hopper, Yeti has now created a new & improved model in the Hopper Two. The new model is 100% leakproof and features Hydrolok zippers, the superior cold-holding power of Coldcell Insulation and a rugged exterior made of Dryhide. It holds 30 pounds of ice & up to 24-cans of your favorite sports soda.
The Project Lunar lantern creates a warmer light than standard LEDs with a design & quality of light meant to mimic a traditional gas lantern while providing USB power to other accessories and battery life up to 240-hours. Interchangeable light shades allow you customize the light for use on the table, hanging from its hook, & as a flashlight with a horizontal handle. It also has a magnetic base for sticking it anywhere with hands-free convenience. A funded Kickstarter.
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Small enough to be stealth but capacious enough to tote everything in your ever-growing arsenal of EDC gear, the Connect Everyday Carry Bag has 12 compartments, 8 utility pockets, 3 cushioned inserts, an internal swivel hook, a paracord loop, a clear storage window for credit cards/ID, an earphone storage pocket, large outer mesh pockets, a magnetic front pouch, plus a shoulder trap & belt loops for 2 carrying options. Load it up & go.