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September 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


The XGB3 is an ultra-portable and lightweight 11Wh USB Battery Pack used for charging smartphones and all USB devices. Its rugged design makes it water, dirt and impact resistant (IP65), making it perfect for any adventure.
$20 | BUY




The 21.77-megapixel Lumix LX100 II, gets a resolution boost and a touchscreen. The compact point-and-shoot camera now features a 17MP Four Thirds sensor (a large boost over the 12.8-megapixel chip on the last model) that is also capable of 24p/30p 4K video. It also gets a Leica DC Vario-Summilux f1.7-2.8 lens, and a touchscreen, making it easier to manually set focus points, exposure and other functions.
$999 | BUY



The Mehlville Carabiner, like everything EDC-masters James Brand make, is an exercise in precision design and flawless execution. This basecamp for your small EDC is carved from a solid block of aluminum, with action so sweet it’ll remind you of flipping open your favorite blade.
$60 | BUY




A nod to 90s running, the Nike Air Max Axis Premium Menīs Shoe honors the past while looking ahead to the future. Subtle design lines and branding pay homage to icons like the Air Max 97 and Air Max 98, while a new look at the Max Air unit offers a fresh take on cushioned comfort.
$95 | BUY




Weighted and balanced with a ​complete metal construction​, the HMM Pencil is ideal for both writing and sketching. The dodecagonal barrel provides a comfortable​ grip and keeps it from rolling away. The HMM Pencil comes in 0.7mm leads.
$32 | BUY



A clever and innovative blend of quality and style, this stainless steel M12 watch for men by Mainsai is Swiss-made with quartz movement, and two-piece genuine Italian leather strap. Available in several styles.
$355 | BUY



The good-looking Alpha 31 Backpack, is a bag built to survive travels and active commutes in the urban elements. The pack oozes quality, all fabrics and zippers were chosen for their weather resistance and durability, plus all openings employ rain flaps. There are also many subtle details packed into this bag, making it the ideal EDC pack, and perfect travel companion as a weekend warrior.
$349 | BUY




The Maus is an exercise in precise minimalism and functionality. Its designed to be the best keychain flashlight available. Despite its diminutive size, the Maus puts out 60 lumens of beautifully tinted High-CRI (color rendering index) light. The high-CRI light helps you see better and render colors much more accurately.
$295 | BUY




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MODEL 2 HORWEEN STRAPS | BY WORN & WOUND

Worn & Wound have introduced a new line of beautiful leather straps. The stylish Model 2 Horween straps are American-Made and feature a tapered design and vintage look. The strap is available in three styles, black, crimson and russet, and the retro aesthetic is achieved by the raw edges and hand-tied knots of thick waxed linen thread....
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AER GYM DUFFEL

Aer, the San Francisco sportswear brand, creators of the popular Duffel Pack, have introduced a new good looking bag, the Aer Gym Duffel, a spacious, ventilated storage for all your gym gear. The sleek functional bag features a ventilated mesh compartment for spacious storage, a ventilated shoe compartment, a external front compartment, a quick-access, waterproof zip pocket for small valuables, a separate compartment for clean clothes, and multiple internal pockets ...
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HARD GRAFT SUNGLASSES

Leather goods maker Hard Graft is growing into the eyewear market with the introduction of these new limited edition sunglasses. Just in time for the summer, the unisex sunglasses feature anti-fingerprint mineral glass lenses that darken in the sun and lighten in the shade. Available now in a choice of olive green or sand, the new designs certainly seem to be both quality and stylish, and something perfect for Summer. ...
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