This versatile light clamps on, stands on 2 legs as a lantern and works as a normal handheld flashlight. Powered by 3 AAA batteries, it offers 4 light modes emitting up to 125 lumens. It also has a pivoting light head and a built-in carabiner means you can clip it to your pack for easy access.
Escaping to a little cabin hideaway is an idea that seduced the modern man. Because as much as we love internet shopping and email alerts on our wristwatch, the modern world kinda sucks. This book doesn’t. It’s a colorful, 464-page celebration of the architecture and artistry of small, isolated, low-impact abodes, including creations by many eminent architects.
The Prizm lens is Oakley’s latest contribution to snow goggle science that offers an enhanced, super-high contrast view in even the flattest light conditions. Available in a variety of colors, this new technology is also offered for nearly every goggle frame in the Oakley snow sports lineup.
If by some odd twist of geographic bad luck you end up somewhere far from a quality coffee shop, this travel kit from San Francisco’s Blue Bottle coffee & Timbuk2 will keep you caffeinated. The kit includes a stainless steel grinder, dripper, filters, Falcon Enamelware tumblers, a sample bag of Three Africans drip blend and a pair of felt zarfs. If you need to, look up zarf, bro.
These high-quality classic tool sets from Moulin Roty are child-size and fully functional and could turn your kids into DIY adults. There are 2 sets. The Small set includes a ruler, saw, hammer, Philips & flat head screwdrivers, & a pencil. The Large set includes the same plus a gimlet, sanding block, plane, pliers, mallet, chisel, c-clamp, ruler, square ruler, and a spirit level. Both are stored in a beautiful wooden toolbox.
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.
The real Android TV has arrived. The Nexus Player is a small, set-top box that lets you play all your favorite TV shows plus all your Android games. With 1GB of RAM and 8GB of storage, the Asus-built box is the first device with Google’s new Android TV operating system on board and apps are already available through Google Play, Netflix, Hulu Plus, YouTube and Vevo.