Gear for Men
The compact & lightweight BTR Camping stool from Hillsound weighs just 14-ounces but gives you a comfy 17” tall camp seat that’s much better than a rock. It’ll support up to 240 pounds and deploys in seconds flat with secure PhantomLock technology that secures the legs, so you can just pop it open & chill.
Tough, reinforced construction and easy-open latches plus incredible chilling power makes ROAM Adventure Co.’s new Rugged line of coolers a solid choice for all your summer adventures. Choose from 45 or 20-quart sizes in a range of colors.
Deployed with a simple twist for on & off, the 60-lumen Pimi keychain flashlight is a smart little EDC light. Measuring just 1.3 inches, it fits perfectly on your keys, delivering handy, reliable light in a cool copper case. It’s powered by a single 10180 cell battery and is IP68 rated for dust and water resistance.
Innovative Canadian bag brand Herschel is ready to keep you cool this summer. Their all-new line of soft-sided insulated bags lets you take your pops or picnic wherever you may roam and always arrive chilled. The collection includes coolers, tote bags, and packs, giving you all the options for how you carry your cooler. Available now.
HitchFire is taking “adventure grilling” to new heights with its all-new Ultimate Grilling Station; a complete camp kitchen that mounts conveniently to your trailer hitch. The station includes the Forge 15 grill, which offers an 18” X 22” cooking surface for feeding 8-10 people. There’s a side-mounted hard maple cutting board, a side burner for sautéing and simmering, and an Ignik propane Growler Kit for a longlasting & cleaner fuel supply.
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Inspired by vintage US Military cots, Kovea’s WS folding bench is really just a scaled-down version of the classic design, which makes for a versatile bench that folds up for compact, easy transport. The bench seat is rugged weather-resistant nylon and its legs are aluminum but feature a wood print for authentic looks with much lighter weight. It includes a handy carry bag.
New Balance & Miller Lite teamed up for the ultimate dad gift. Modeled after the heel of the New Balance 624 Trainer—the preferred lawn-mowing & weekend footwear of dad’s everywhere, it’s a coozie combined with a shoe. Hence the name. Same leather upper, same outsole and the same sweet bright white that dad’s just love. But be warned—unlike the shoes, which are timeless, the Shoezie is very limited.
Combining the world’s first Fidlock-enabled, fingerprint-scanning carry-on roller with an expandable briefcase/backpack, KABUTO is a smart luggage system for today’s traveler. In addition to its biometric security, the onboard dual power supply is also TSA-approved, so you’ll stay charged. A detachable snap-on briefcase deploys from the side of the hard case, which then zips-open, expanding to double its size. A funded Kickstarter.
With a hardshell roof and dual opening wings, the TEDPop Double is a rugged rooftop tent with room to sleep 4. Instead of opening like a clamshell, this one pops straight up on gas-strut lifts while the dual side panels drop down to complete the simple process. The soft-sided tent is made of heavy duty canvas & features 360º windows.
The Ignik Gas Growler eliminates those small green propane cans we use around camp, replacing the single-use, landfill-bound cans with a much cleaner option: a portable, reusable, refillable propane tank that gives as much gas as 5 of those little green guys. It complies with DOT specifications to allow for safe transport in your car, SUV, RV, or boat and includes a four-foot hose that’s compatible with any heater or stove that accommodates the single-use green propane bottles.
For high-tech jobs in hard-to-reach places, the SES Pro gets the job done right. Offering Smart Motion control and Torque Force to keep the smallest screws from stripping or over-tightening, it is a precision power tool that spins at speeds up to 200RPMs. A bright, easy-to-read OLED display lets you know exactly how much force you are working with through its 5 power modes. There are 34 different bits, including Y, hex, triangle, and through needle. Continuous battery run-time: 1 hour. A funded Kickstarter.
For the creation of this new pair of watches in their classic-inspired Prospex Collection, Seiko has re-envisioned and re-created two landmark timepieces from the past; their iconic Diver’s watch from 1965 and 1970, respectively. The 1965 re-interpretation features a deep brown dial and bezel while the 1970 variant features an asymmetric crown protector at 4 o’clock and Lumibrite illumination. Both feature fabric straps which incorporate a traditional braiding technique from Japan called Seichu. Available now.
Backed by 10 years of research and tested in the field by paramedics, emergency physicians, Navy SEALs and a NASA flight surgeon, the 8-in-1 HÉROS shears are truly built for battle. They’ll cut through virtually anything: carbon fiber, kevlar, leather, seatbelts, heavy plastic, boots, luggage, you name it. Made of Japanese AUS-8 Steel, they cut with the power of a Great White’s jaw yet stay sharp no matter what you put them through. A funded Indiegogo.
With room for up to 8 cards plus cash, the Flip Case wallet from Bellroy is a sleek EDC essential. With its soft leather exterior and magnetic trap door, it keeps your valuables secure but easily accessible. When you’ve taken out what you need, it automatically snaps shut. Available in brown or black.
Designed & built with a 3D printer using carbon-fiber composite, the Scotsman electric scooter features a dual-motor design available with a 500W, 1000W or 2000W drivetrain. Unlike other scooters which only come in one size, each Scotsman is individually crafted according to a number of precise measurements, accommodating riders from 4’6” to 7’8”. Boasting a range of 70 miles, these lightweight custom rides can reach speeds from 19-45MPH. A funded Indiegogo.
Memorial Day is upon us and the official start of summer is the perfect time to upgrade you’re old beach chair. We like the Tommy Chair from Business & Pleasure. It’s a recliner with 3 position comfort, a wood frame, and a durable umbrella-canvas seat in a classic stripe design. Built-in padded backpack straps make for easy transport from parking lot to the beach. Available in navy or black.
This is it. The biggest LEGO set ever—by number of pieces—is an all-new map of the world created entirely from 2-D tiles. With 11,695 pieces, it measures an impressive 41” X 25.5.” The kit consists of 40 Technic baseplates and mainly 1X1 round tiles. Of course you can customize the map by making your own continents and countries but brick-built pins also allow you to mark out places you’ve been to or want to visit. Recommended for ages 18+. Available June 1.
Inflatable Everglow Light Tubes from Klymit deliver pure function and incredible portability, shining a light where you need it most—far from the closest plug. Designed for off-grid, adventure, and emergency use, Light Tubes feature built-in LED lights within a soft-sided inflatable bladder that packs down for easy portability. There are also integrated magnets to hold the tube to your tailgate, camp kitchen, or truck bed. They’re adjustable from 0-270-lumen output and come in a range of different sizes.
With the launch of their innovative AER Rooftop Tent, Crua Outdoors is pushing RTT design in a new direction—off the roof and out onto the ground. The AER pitches on the vehicle roof, on the ground, or it can connect-up with additional modular tents to create a multi-story tent basecamp. It features wraparound windows and skylights for epic campsite views. Depending on model & configuration, the AER can sleep from 2 up to 5 people.
Noori’s V02 Airy is a multi-function outdoor rocket stove, firepit, grill, and pizza oven in one. A captivating design that draws all into its warmth. Constructed of refractory concrete, high-heat steel, and built with premium components, the Airy showcases the play of flames against its patterned metal mesh for a mesmerizing visual effect. Converts instantly from grill-mode to firepit.