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2016 Gifts For The Handyman

Today´s Holiday Gift Guide roundup is focused on the handyman and experts on all things DIY. We bring you our pick of some great tools designed for their capable hands and making their job easier. Hopefully you´ll find something for the do-it-yourselfer in your life. If you can´t find anything today, do not despair! Check out our other great gift s...read more

VSSL Mini Cache

VSSL, makers of multi functional tools with components that are critical for outdoor survival, have presented the VSSL Mini Cache, a portable LED lantern with room to store your important supplies in a nearly indestructible aluminum cache. The easy-carry contraption, whose handle doubles as a carabiner clip, features an integrated flashlight which ...read more

Craftsman Flex Claw Hammer

The Craftsman Claw Flex Hammer is a two in one tool, an improved hammer and an adjustable pry bar. Light yet powerful, this tool was well thought because of its guiding system that enables you to fix a nail with only one hand, simply set the nail directly on the hammer (it stays in place because of the magnetic force) and just pound away; the pry b...read more

Brunton Axis Pocket Transit

Developed by geologists for geologists, the Axis Pocket Transit is a reliable and accurate navigation instrument for easier geological measurements. It is the first tool with the ability to measure both strike and dip, trend and plunge, and still provide direction thanks to a built-in compass that would be handy for any experienced outdoorsman. Wit...read more

Worx Switchdriver

The versatile Worx Switchdriver enables you to quickly and easily mount two different tools on its proprietary mounting system, and then with a simple twist, change between them. Featuring a 20 volt electrical motor backed by two MaxLithium rechargeable battery packs, you can do all of your handyman work without the hassle of the cord, and for quit...read more

Ka-Bar Tactical Spork

Built from a high-strength, food-safe polymer, the Ka-Bar Tactical Spork is you´re new best friend that will provide a means to consume your meals at the campsite or while living off of the grid for a few weeks. This compact fork-spoon combo camping tool features a hidden 2.5-inch serrated blade that is strong and sharp enough to make short work of...read more

Shaper Origin CNC Machine

DIY lovers rejoice, meet the remarkable Shaper Origin, the worlds first handheld CNC, a fusion of a computer with a power tool. The high-tech device gives you the precision of a computer combined with the flexibility of the human hand, allowing you to work with a variety of materials at any scale. The augmented reality power cutter lets you choose ...read more

Kindling Cracker

This is genius, invented by a 13 year old girl for a school science fair project (advanced from prototype to production in just two years), the Kindling Cracker safely turns firewood into kindling. The tool lets you cut kindling safely and easily without having to swing a sharp axe. Rather than swinging a blade at the wood, the device lets you spli...read more

Brook & Hunter Mo-Tool

Whether you´re out camping, hunting, fishing, surviving, or just in a general need of a lot of tools, these cool multi-tools by Brook & Hunter will come in handy. This premium all-in-one multi-tool is available in two styles, the Mo-Tool Axe or the Mo-Tool Hammer, both come with a stylish hand crafted red oak wooden handle of the highest qualit...read more

Bagel Smart Tape

Bagel Tape is a new smart device that lets you measure small distances (up to 16 feet) in several different ways: you get a string that allows you measure round surfaces, flip the Bagel Tape on the side so that the wheel inside turns and measures the surface you want using just one hand, and last but not least you also get an ultra sonic sensor tha...read more

Milwaukee Mobile Work Station

DIY lovers rejoice! Renown tool manufacturer Milwaukee has presented the new 60” mobile work station, a heavy-duty work bench with multiple storage solutions. The rolling tool cabinet is built to take on any project, it features a steel pegboard back wall that can hold over 200 lbs of tools, a built-in 6-outlet power center, a spacious reversible s...read more

Straight-Hold Hatchet

The Straight-Hold Hatchet by Best Made Company is one of those items that we don’t necessarily need, but definitely want. It is perfect for carving duties, clearing light brush, splitting kindling, or simply display. Barely over a pound in weight, you’ll hardly notice this slight-but-dutiful tool in your backpack, but once you unpack it, you´ll hav...read more

Buckster Bow Saw

The Buckster Bow Saw by Filzer is a must have for any outdoor enthusiast. The lightweight saw collapses down compactly into a sturdy aluminum cylindrical tube measuring 48cm (19”) x 3.5cm (1.4”) in diameter, so that you can store it nicely in your backpack. Shred through deadfall and driftwood efficiently or cut logs up to 33cm (13”) in diameter. T...read more

Zubin Axe

Zubin Axe is a new item that aims to give new life to the common walking stick. Zubin Axe does so by offering multiple mounting options on the tip of the walking stick, you can mount a saw, a hunting spear, a fishing spear, an axe or even a slingshot. Get the axe on to cut wood for your fire and then set the fishing spear to catch some fish for you...read more

Mettle Speed Strap

Mettle Speed Strap was specifically designed and developed so that bike riders could easily and quickly shoot a pic. The magnetized cross strap ads stability and enables you to quickly and easily use it and store it again behind you, while staying on your bike. It was also thought to reasonably adjust to any riding style, so whether you´re riding h...read more

Backcountry Survival Shovel

We love survival gear, today whilst snooping around amazon we came across this awesome multitool, the Backcountry Shovel - perfect for camping, hiking and backpacking. The portable multifunction tool can work as a shovel, morph into an axe or hammer, and is equipped with a knife, saw, fire-starter, wire cutter bottle opener, whistle, and paracord. ...read more

Wrenchit

WRENCHit is a new product by the clever design team of Mininch, the same guys that created the tremendously successful Tool Pen. The ingenious utility tool has the same principle as the tool pen, but this time around with a tough yet pocket-friendly wrench sleeve that lets you choose and interchange the wrenches with different sizes and shapes. The...read more
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Editors Pick

October 2016 Finds On Amazon

Once again we are here to help you find the best products on Amazon. This week we have found some more cool, beautiful and functional products buried deep in Amazon´s massive catalog. We showcase a list of products that caught our attention, either for their great discount price, for their great customer ratings, or simply because they are pretty goddamn awesome. Product details below....
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November 2016 Finds On Huckberry

Once again we have teamed up with our good friends at Huckberry to update our custom, curated BTS Shop. We have picked the most exciting fresh deals this month, with some great opportunities to get your hands on the coolest apparel and travel gear for an active lifestyle and outdoor adventures. Check out our new curated list of some of the coolest products and deal...
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YI M1 Mirrorless Digital Camera

YI has released a new mirrorless camera with Leica looks and a price tag that won´t break the bank. Called the M1, the sleek DSLR-rivaling camera comes packed with features and promises a solid performance that punches above its price tag. It allows you to shoot the equivalent to 50-megapixel photos and capture 4K video at 30 frames per second on its advanced micro four-thirds sensor. Oh, and it comes with a 12-40...