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Memobottle Slim Water Bottle

It’s estimated that we go through more than 50 billion water bottles each year, with 36% getting recycled and 3% being used for 2rd graders’ arts and crafts projects. That leaves, well, damn, a lot of extra bottles out there. … Continue reading

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Best Reusable Water Bottles

Age of Aquarius: The 8 Best Reusable Water Bottles

Disposable water bottles are for suckers. There is nothing better about buying your water from a store rather than getting it out of your tap. Bottled water only has to pass the barest of FDA regulations to be considered safe … Continue reading

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Best Camera Bags and Backpacks

Lens Luggage: The 10 Best Camera Bags and Backpacks

A high-quality camera – be it a DSLR, a mirrorless, or even just a compact for travel photographs and snapping a few shots while in Amsterdam’s red light district – all deserve to be protected. They’re costly pieces of equipment, … Continue reading

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Best Throwing Knives

Slice of Life: The 6 Best Throwing Knives

21 feet. An attacker can move 21 feet in the time it takes a professionally trained person to reach for a firearm, draw, aim, and fire it. For someone who is not trained by the police or the military, it … Continue reading

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Compact Folding Survival Bow

Wondering how you can impress your town’s local Pocahontas? Getting handy with a bow and arrow is a great place to start, and here’s one that you can keep on you without much hassle. The Compact Folding Survival Bow from … Continue reading

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Das Can-in-Stein

If the answer is “Oktoberfest,” the question is then clearly “What comes before Halloween but is equally as awesome?” But perhaps your bank account isn’t ready for a trip to Germany this year, or even a stop at your local German … Continue reading

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S-Lab Light Jacket by Salomon

The folks at Salomon make some of the best outdoor gear on the market (particularly their hiking boots). Their latest offering, the S-Lab Light Jacket, was designed to be the ultimate jacket for both trail runners and hikers. When hitting … Continue reading

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Best Bike Locks

Chain Gang: The 5 Best Bike Locks

Bicycles are a serious investment and they need to be protected as such. Don’t trust a bicycle that cost you hundreds – or even thousands – of dollars to a $20 piece of tin that a penny-ante thief can blow … Continue reading

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Batman Branding Iron Lighter

If the bat signal strikes fear into the hearts of villains everywhere, shouldn’t you always have one handy? But because Commissioner Gordon isn’t fond of sharing, this awesome Batman Branding Iron looks like the next best thing. Of course, instead of … Continue reading

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Overade Plixi Folding Helmet 1

Overade Plixi Folding Helmet

In case you haven’t been paying attention, helmets have come a long way since those massive and rigid monstrosities we wore in Little League. If you think protecting your dome has to mean lugging around a giant piece of gear, … Continue reading