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EXOTAC nanoSPARK

Monday, May 15th, 2017

EXOTAC’s latest invention, the nanoSPARK is available via a Kickstarter campaign.

nanoSPARK is a one-handed firestarter which incorporates a flint wheel to create sparks. It also features a built-in waterproof tinder storage capsule with room for an additional flint or two.

Features
-Lightweight (0.6oz) self-contained firestarter
-Waterproof tinder storage capsule
-Low friction brass flint wheel pivot design
-Easily replaceable flints (use Exotac flints for best performance but Zippo flints work as well).
-CNC machined aluminum ultimate durability
-Attachment point ideal for a lanyard or keychain
-Each nanoSPARK comes with 5 pieces of quickLIGHT tinder
-Patent Pending design
-Made in the USA

www.kickstarter.com/projects/exotac/exotac-nanospark

Magpul Releases New Field Cases For iPhone 7 and 7 Plus

Tuesday, February 28th, 2017

Magpul has just released models of their ever-popular Field Cases for the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus. The Magpul Field Case is a semi-rigid cover for smartphones which provides basic protection for the device. The Field Cases feature PMAG-style ribs for grip, and easy on/off snap-on design, and they slide easily into pockets without snagging.

Both cases are currently available in Black and Olive Drab, with the iPhone 7 case also available in FDE; more colors to follow soon.

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www.magpul.com/products/magpul-field-case-iphone-7

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www.magpul.com/products/magpul-field-case-iphone-7-plus

SHOT Show 17 – SOG Knives Baton Multi-Tools

Thursday, January 19th, 2017

The new Baton multi-tool series from SOG consists of 4 minimalist profile multi-tools, about as thick as a marker and as long as a pencil for easy stowage into a pocket, pouch, or other container. Each tool in the series is named ‘Baton Q’, followed by a number (Q1 – Q4). The Q tools consist of handles made of aluminum (Q1 – 1060, Q2-4 – 6061-T6) and tools made of 5Cr15MoV steel, and depending on the model are designed for applications including office & personal, urban emergency, and basic and advanced wilderness.

This is a list of the tools included in each model Baton:

Baton Q1 – Spring assist scissors, pressurized ballpoint pen, bottle opener, medium flathead driver

Baton Q2 – Straight edge blade, LED flashlight, bottle opener, medium flathead driver

Baton Q3 – Pliers, gripper, soft wire cutter, straight blade, 3-sided file, Phillips driver, awl, chisel, can opener, small flathead driver, bottle opener, medium flathead driver, jewelry driver

Baton Q4 – Pliers, gripper, soft wire cutter, straight blade, 3-sided file, can opener, small flathead driver, bottle opener, medium flathead driver, magnetic ratchet driver, magnetic 12-piece hex bit kit

www.sogknives.com

Contractor Space Pen

Friday, December 23rd, 2016

If being able to write upside down in zero G wasn’t enough, Fisher has a pen with a few other tricks up its sleeve.

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The contractor tool incorporates Level and Plumb vials, Rule featuring Metric and Imperial Measurements and Magnetic Base.

www.spacepen.com/contractorpen

Vantage Point, LLC – Vantage Point Tactical Go Pro Mount

Thursday, November 17th, 2016

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The Vantage Point by Vantage Point, LLC is a versatile, modular system for Go Pro cameras that centers around an action camera plate.

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The plate can be mounted either to Vantage Point’s modular harness system, or to any MOLLE/PALS-compatible attachment system, providing wearers with an optimal location to shoot POV or action footage.

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Adding to the versatility of the mounting plate, straps can be utilized to mount the plate and camera to stationary locations, such as on a tree branch or pole to take advantage of a specific view angle.

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vantagepointeffect.com

inkfidel – Paratrooper Pop Top

Thursday, November 10th, 2016

“Check Static Lines!”

The Paratrooper Pop Top will open your beer in style. Fashioned from a static line snap hook, each Pop Top ships in it’s own slip on silk bag made from a retired parachute.

inkfidel.com/products/paratrooper-pop-top-bottle-opener

The Twist Pouch From Cole-Tac

Tuesday, October 25th, 2016

Stop losing the bits that come with your Multitasker Twist. Now available from Cole-TAC, the Twist Pouch. Hand made here in America. Available in Clack, Coyote, OD abd MultiCam, it is available with or without the Twist as well.


www.cole-tac.com/shop/twist-pouch

Tight 360 Tactical – Bifold Wallet V2.0

Tuesday, September 6th, 2016

Tight 360 Tactical was founded by a Marine and offers several cool products including their new Bifold Wallet 2.0.

Manufactured from rugged Mil-Spec Nylon webbing with one inch printed webbing as trim, the wallet features two card pockets which hold four to six cards each as well as a large compartmemt for bills. There is also a Velcro closure.

www.tight360tactical.com/collections/wallet