Gear for Men

Floyd is 70s Skate-Inspired Rolling Luggage at werd.com

Floyd is 70s Skate-Inspired Rolling Luggage

Posted in Gear for Men and Men's Bags

Created by a pair of Bavarian skateboarders who were inspired by the introduction of the urethane wheel that revolutionized skateboarding  in the early 70s, Floyd is a collection of hard-sided rolling cases that will glide through the the airport like Tony Alva in an empty backyard swimming pool. Which is to say: smooth & stylish & bold. They offer the overhead-size Cabin Case & the larger Check-In Suitcase. Both roll on translucent red replica “Cadillac” urethane wheels—just like the best boards of the Dogtown era. Available in a rainbow of cool colors.

This Handsome Travel Wallet Keeps You Organized On the Move at werd.com

This Handsome Travel Wallet Keeps You Organized On the Move

Posted in Gear for Men and Wallets

When you’re cruising across international borders and zipping through time zones, it’s best & safest to keep your essentials all in one place, easily accessible, & on your person. And the P02 Pioneer Travel Wallet is purpose-built for precisely this type of jetsetting. It’s made of water-resistant & scratch-resistant D-Text fabric, has secure zippered pockets for passport, travel docs, tickets, cards, cash, & more. It features a pen slot & an adjustable strap for optional shoulder-carry.

TRAVELOCK 2: Fingerprint Recognition, TSA-Approved at werd.com

TRAVELOCK 2: Fingerprint Recognition, TSA-Approved

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Based on feedback from over 1000 backers of the original, the TRAVELOCK 2 is an upgraded & more robust model. This compact, TSA-approved lock protects your luggage or anything else with 360º fingerprint ID access & allows you to store up to 10 different fingerprints. Once ID’d,  the lock pops up & opens automatically. The rechargeable battery won’t need a recharge for 2 years. A funded Indiegogo.

TAGIT Gives the Umbrella an Update at werd.com

TAGIT Gives the Umbrella an Update

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The team at TAGIT kept what little they could from the centuries-old design of a typical umbrella and by correcting the flaws, designed the umbrella of the 21st century. The TAGIT design allows users to go from downpour to inside with the umbrella stashed away in just 5 seconds. Dripping water is not an issue & even soaked, it doesn’t fold into a disorganized mess—patented Smart Patch technology gives it that effortless, perfectly executed James Bond performance. Fold up & done. A funded Kickstarter.

Nomatic Luggage is Built for the Long Haul at werd.com

Nomatic Luggage is Built for the Long Haul

Posted in Gear for Men and Men's Bags

The Nomatic Roller luggage collection was built to withstand the rigors of travel—being tossed & tumbled by bag handlers & chewed on by conveyor belts. To ensure its survival, its creators teamed up with industry-leading partners to feature: a 100% Makrolon shell, Hinomoto Wheels & low-profile handles, YKK Zippers, and a compression system with Fidlock fasteners. The Nomatic system features organizing cubes to make packing easier. Choose from 2 different carry-on size rollers & the Check-in case. A funded Kickstarter.

We Found a Rewritable Notebook & Pencil That Last Forever at werd.com

We Found a Rewritable Notebook & Pencil That Last Forever

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The nuka Eternal Notebook and Eternal Pencil is a smart system if you like to work with handwritten notes & sketches. The pages are tear-resistant and designed to be cleaned off & re-used over & over again. Linked with the +nuka app, you keep scanned copies of your notebook pages stored in virtual notebooks, to keep it all organized & accessible as you wipe away old notes & start fresh. A funded Kickstarter.

We Found a Durable Wallet That Also Looks Great at werd.com

We Found a Durable Wallet That Also Looks Great

Posted in Gear for Men and Wallets

Created by Henry Lefens, a designer whose pedigree includes product work with advanced fabrics at Brooks England, Nike, & Black Diamond Equipment, the RFID secure Division billfold from Pioneer is built to be the most durable wallet in the world, literally. It holds 4-12 cards plus cash and is made of waterproof, 10XD ripstop, making it virtually indestructible and 10X stronger than steel.

Ferno Built the Gas Grill of Your Dreams at werd.com

Ferno Built the Gas Grill of Your Dreams

Posted in Gear for Men and Grill

Expertly designed and built of heavy gauge stainless steel, the Ferno Stand Alone Grill is a rock solid, commercial-quality gas grill made for the discerning backyard enthusiast. All hardware and fasteners on the powder-coated chassis are made of 304 stainless. The grilling grates are 50-pounds of heavy cast iron. Enough cooking area for 25 burgers.

Meet Meater+, the Wireless Smart Meat Thermometer at werd.com

Meet Meater+, the Wireless Smart Meat Thermometer

Posted in Gadgets and Grill and Tech & Gadgets

Meater+ is a wireless app-controlled smart meat thermometer. It puts precision cooking control at your fingertips with no cords or cable to deal with—which is really smart when you’ve got  flames & high temperatures. The Meater+ sets up in seconds and allows you to get all the cooking data straight to your device, no matter whether you’re standing by the grill or back in the kitchen—up to 33 feet away or, with the Signal Repeater, up to 165ft. away.

Spyderco’s DragonFly 2 Now Opens Up & Deploys Automatically at werd.com

Spyderco’s DragonFly 2 Now Opens Up & Deploys Automatically

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The DragonFly 2 from Spyderco is a very capable & versatile EDC pocket-knife. But what really sets it apart is the addition of an Emerson Opening design. First developed in the 1990s, it uses a mechanism that opens & deploys the blade instantly as you draw it from your pocket—snapping out & locking into position as fast as you can whip it out. The 2.28-inch VG 10 steel blade is cradled between glass reinforced nylon handles, & features jumping for solid grip on both the top & bottom of the blade.

The American Made Project TOAD Duffel is 100% Waterproof at werd.com

The American Made Project TOAD Duffel is 100% Waterproof

Posted in Gear for Men and Men's Bags

When it comes to function, Colfax Design Worx take no shortcuts. Their American made goods are 100% tactical performance, with smart details. The 40-liter Project TOAD (Tactical Operations Amphibious Drybags) is a fully submersible dry bag that utilizes a waterproof coated Cordura fabric, Mill-Spec webbing & components, and airtight YKK Aquaseal zippers to be 100% waterproof. It is also ultra-light, ultra-durable, and adaptable for use in all conditions.

The North Face Geodome 4 Looks Like Fun at werd.com

The North Face Geodome 4 Looks Like Fun

This might be the coolest tent we’ve ever seen. Built for serious adventures and extreme conditions, or just gear-shaming your fellow festival-goers,  the Geodome 4 from The North Face is a spacious, weatherproof shelter just now made available in the USA. The 4-season design can withstand winds up to 60 MPH, sleeps 4, & the peak of the roof is 6’9” tall, making for full stand-up comfort.

Spalding Offers a Limited Edition Remake of its Original 1894 Basketball at werd.com

Spalding Offers a Limited Edition Remake of its Original 1894 Basketball

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Spalding is celebrating it’s 125th anniversary by releasing a recreation of its original horween leather basketball design from 1894. Dr. James Naismith, the creator of the sport requested the design from Albert Goodwill Spalding who included a “No. M” stamp to confirm that each ball is a Match Play ball, an A.G. Spalding and Bros. stamp and leather stitches. 125 editions will go live on Spalding’s website following tip-off at Game 1 of the NBA Finals tonight. Be quick if you want one.

RockyMounts Introduces Wobble-Free SplitRail LS Rack at werd.com

RockyMounts Introduces Wobble-Free SplitRail LS Rack

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Lighter, slimmer, & ultra-strong, RockyMounts’ redesigned SplitRail LS is a hitch-mounted rack built to carry 2 bikes but can expand to 4. It fits 20”- 29” wheels & tires up to 3-inches fat. People love Rocky racks because they don’t wobble. The design of the hitch mount uses a metal ball to keep things table & that means your bike always stays safe & secure. (photo credit GearJunkie)

Dyson’s Pure Cool Me Cools & Cleans The Air at werd.com

Dyson’s Pure Cool Me Cools & Cleans The Air

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Another clever one from the minds at Dyson. The Pure Cool Me is a portable air-purifying fan that filters out 99.95% of airborne VOCs (Volatile Organic Compounds) while keeping you cool. It features a rotating head, a sleep timer, remote control & the brand’s distinctive design language, so it looks as good as it works.

The 45-Liter Denali Duffel is Built Alaska-Tough at werd.com

The 45-Liter Denali Duffel is Built Alaska-Tough

Posted in Gear for Men and Men's Bags

Kodiak Leathers’ Denali Duffel is a burly, battle-ready carryall built for a lifetime of adventures and designed for the modern traveler. At 45-liters, it’s perfect for a weekend away and features top grain leather construction, brass hardware, a nylon lining and YKK zippers. Features like a shoe pocket, 15” padded laptop sleeve, & a large exterior zip compartment ensure space for everything. Choose from several leather tones. A funded Kickstarter.