The Center-Drive is designed to do a lot of different things—not just passable functions but actual work. It features spring-loaded needlenose pliers that open with just a flick of the thumb, there’s a full-size knife blade, cat’s paw, serrated blade, wire strippers, file, Phillips & flathead bits, a magnetic ¼” bit driver & more. What gives this tool its power is that the full-size bit driver is on the center axis, giving you more torque than other multi-tool drivers.
The handheld 18V Compact Vacuum from Milwaukee uses the brand’s efficient, long-running 18V battery pack and features a powerful motor to suck up dirt, dust & all sorts of construction debris. It’s got a removable HEPA filter & comes with a 4’ flexible hose, multiple extension wands, & a crevice tool for getting into those hard to reach spots.
It’s legal in Oregon, so Portland-based Tanner Goods has created a line of refined accessories for those who partake in the herbal essence. A couple of ceramic smoking implements: the apple-shaped Fruit Fantasy & crystal-shaped Crystal Voyager pipes, & a minimalist bong. They also make an Herb Container from CNC-machined aluminum as well as a grinder that stacks on top.
For roadtrips, camping, picnics & afternoon naps in the hammock, this blanket is good to go. It’s packable & waterproof & made of rip-stop fabric featuring a colorful stripe pattern. Measurements: 4’ X 6’
This bike helmet is collapsible, so when your ride is over, it folds down to one-third of its original size to fit easily in your bag or backpack. It is also fully breathable & lightweight. Safe, too: the FEND helmet is designed to exceed all US CPSC & European EN1078 Safety Standards. Choose matte white or matte black.
For their Fall ’16 Surplus Collection, Canadian bag brand Herschel Supply Co. draws inspiration from 60s-era U.S. Military gear. The collection includes a duffle, 2 packs, a long-handle tote, hipsack, dopp kit, and several hats, all featuring tactical details like matte metal hardware and Tiger stripe camo linings, plus army green herringbone twill construction.
Adiós Google Cardboard, hello Daydream View. Google’s latest VR headset uses your Android smartphone to create a lightweight, comfortable, and light-blocking VR experience. Like the Oculus Rift, the headset enclosure is made of cloth, available in slate, red, & white. A 2-button remote controller is included, which stores inside the headset.
Laundry is not something you want do when you’re off traveling or camping; until you’ve spent a few days in the same shirt. But with a Scrubba wash bag, cleaning clothes on the go is simple. It’s a lightweight & waterproof roll-top bag with a flexible internal washboard that gives a machine quality wash anywhere. Just a few easy steps and your clothes will be fresh again. Scrubba also offers a drying kit with hangers & a travel clothesline.
This is a big, burly 10-function pocketknife with a wood saw. Its anatomical shape and locking blades give you a solid grip and safety for whatever you’re working on. Features & functions include a large blade with wavy edge, a reamer/punch, bottle opener, wire stripper, 3mm & 5mm flat & ½ Phillips screwdrivers, wood saw, can opener & key ring.
The TRiLIGHT is a simple way to shed new light in your poorly lit garage. It screws into a standard lightbulb socket and features 3 adjustable light panels that use efficient LED bulbs to put out 3000 lumens of bright white light. That’s nearly 4-times brighter than a 60-watt bulb but uses just 25W. The TRiLIGHT also features a motion detection sensor, so it goes on instantly. A funded Kickstarter.