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May 2018 Essentials

We are back again this month with a roundup of products that caught out attention. We are constantly on the prowl for the coolest stuff, travel essentials for life on the road, new smooth and stylish fashion pieces, new adventure ready gear, new tech stuff and accessories for your everyday carry. Here are a just few of our favorites for this month. Product details below




This all-around adventure backpack is adaptable to suit your various carry needs while keeping your gear protected in the harshest of conditions. The carry-on sized pack is made with highly water-resistant and durable materials and features an aluminum frame to protect you gear.
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The FreeFlow water bottle by Avex features a AutoSeal button lid that automatically seals between sips to eliminate spills and leaks. Other details include a carrying handle, and a protective spout cover to keep out dirt and germs.
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The Fujifilm X100F offers photographers the versatility of endless creativity. It features the newly developed APS-C, X-Trans CMOS III Sensor with 24.3MP allowing the camera to function with greater speed and accuracy than ever before.
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This ultralight jacket by On Running is the perfect companion when your run gets wild in the wind and rain. The Weather Jacket is extremely light, stretchy, ventilated and is built with a water-resistant DWR-finish and abrasion-proof upper fabric on chest and shoulders.
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goTenna Mesh gives you text and GPS capabilities, no service required. The Bluetooth-connectable radio antennas, allow smartphones to communicate via their own radio-based network.
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Built from lightweight and high strength titanium, this EDC keychain carabiner clip is resistant to corrosion, durable and will last a lifetime. It fits comfortably on your belt or in your pocket.
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Momentīs iPhone camera-supplementing accessories make it even easier to take better pictures with your iPhone. This sleek case features a thin rubberized body and a interface  built right into the case so you can attach Moment Lenses.
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A subtle update on the millennial original, the Nike Presto Fly delivers a T-shirt-like feel for your foot, with a breathable, lightweight stretchy mesh upper. Other details include Flywire lacing, IU foam midsole and swoosh to side.
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The beautiful Beoplay S3 draws heavily on geometry as a design reference, and fills your room with clean and natural sound. Bluetooth 4.0 aptx guarantees high quality audio streaming, and you can easily be paired wirelessly to a secondary S3 speaker in a stereo setup.
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District Vision specialise in running sunglasses, the Keiichi feature a shatterproof and anti-scratch polycarbonate lens. It is also water and oil repellent. They also feature a hypoallergenic rubber nose pad and temple tips for a cozy fit.
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Designed and built in collaboration with US Special Operations, this element-proof, dual chronograph watch can stand up to the harshest maritime, dryland, and high altitude conditions. Available in three distinct colors.
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BAS & LOKES WATCH STRAPS

Bas & Lokes are makers of handmade leather carry goods and these beautiful handmade watch straps. Their stunning collection has a vintage flair, and all straps are handmade from premium quality American cow leather (ages beautifully) from some of the best tanneries and using some of the best linen and nylon threads available. All straps are made to order, allowing you to choose the lug width, strap size, number of buckle holes and the buckle type....
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SLOW WATCHES | WITH 24 HOUR DISPLAY

Slow Watches striped away the extra hands for a unique way to tell time, the display shows you all 24 hours in a day! The minimalist watch features only one hand and allows you to check all 24 hours at a glance. After you get used to the unconventional display, it will give you a much better consciousness about the progression of your day. It uses a Swiss Made Ronda Caliber 505.24 GMT movement and is made of durable 316L stainless steel, the dial features an extra h...
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POLAR VANTAGE SERIES

Polar have announced two new workout trackers, the Vantage V ($500) and the cheaper Vantage M ($280) companion. The Polar Vantage multisport watches help you maximise your workout, they both feature the Training Load Pro system that melds cardiovascular, muscular and perceived loads into a single metric. They also offer a more accurate heart rate monitoring that uses multi-layer optical sensing, electrodes and accelerometers to get both faster and more accurate hear...
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