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Camping in a Doughnut

Camping in a Doughnut

I NEED THIS! This is the perfect solution to the struggle of pitching large tents for more than just a couple of your friends to go on a vacation or a camping trip. The unique design makes it easy to pack up, store and put together to make your trip stress free and incredibly easy.(…)

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Purified Water Buoy

Purified Water Buoy

Natural disasters happen all of the time, and a lot of the times none of us seem as prepared as we could have been. When hurricanes and major floods decide to hit hard, we are usually stuck without any clean water at all, which clearly calls for help from products like The Source of Water,(…)

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Inflatable tents

Inflatable tents

Regardless if you are an all-the-time camper or a rookie to the adventures that lie ahead, the majority of us know that no matter where you go, you must be careful to make sure you have all of the right necessities and know safety precautions. For starters, a reliable and sturdy tent would be a(…)

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A DAKAR DREAM MACHINE

A DAKAR DREAM MACHINE

Designed for the Dakar Rally in the desert, this far-out dune buggy called the AARD naturally takes inspiration from an animal right at home in the sand – the thorny devil. The 4×4’s stance and structure mimic that of the lizard’s. Its unique tire/wheel system features in-wheel motors and they’re highly adapted to tackle a(…)

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Carry a Tune

Carry a Tune

What if you could backpack in the wilderness but still be able to listen to your favorite music and share it with your friends? If you’re a music lover and a traveler, you know that portable Bluetooth speakers are a great accessory, and pocket-sized speakers are perfect. By taking innovative audio features, as well as(…)

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Burnie Started the Fire

Burnie Started the Fire

Those who love nature know that any alternative product that is good for the environment is good for all of us. That’s why innovations to common devices, such as camp stoves, are so important. One such innovation is Burnie, the all wood self-burning grill. By creating a cooking device that merely uses itself up and(…)

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Light Prescription

Light Prescription

No matter where you are in the world, we could all use more light. Emergency lights and portable light are especially necessary, whether camping in the wilderness or experiencing a power outage. Knowing the importance of readily available lighting, designer Saumya Arora has created the Ignite light. Shaped like a pill capsule, it is easy(…)

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Read Into Your Furniture

Read Into Your Furniture

Books can help us to relax by offering engaging material, but what if they could help us relax in an entirely different way? Inspired by his own limited area of living space, designer Mike Mak has created a new use for books: as furniture! By designing the Bookniture furniture series, he has made book-sized gadgets(…)

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Power Your Wilderness Adventures

Power Your Wilderness Adventures

Wouldn’t it be nice to get away from the world sometimes and live “off the grid” while still maintaining certain comforts like light, music, and other things that tend to require a “grid”? Well, now you can truly have the best of both worlds with the BioLite NanoGrid! These kinds of gadgets are becoming increasingly(…)

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Werking Power

Werking Power

Independent power sources are becoming more important as we all rely heavily on our mobile devices, whether in the city or the wilderness. But it is also important that with these power sources we do not harm the environment simply because of our progressive attitude; that’s why the brilliant minds at eZelleron Inc. have created(…)

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The Barebones Necessities

The Barebones Necessities

If you love the outdoors, you know the importance of a good lantern. Whether you’re camping, hiking, canoeing, or any other wilderness activity, a lantern is a necessity the moment it starts to get dark. Not only do you need the light, but it also obviously cannot use electricity to power it, so you need it(…)

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A Toolkit for Your Wrist

A Toolkit for Your Wrist

A new accessory that is quite simply a Leatherman multi-tool in the form of a very masculine charm bracelet, this multi-tool lets you have 25 tools on you simultaneously without them taking up more than the space of your wrist. Every multi-tool lover’s dream, this newest product from Leatherman is sure to excite. Called Tread due(…)

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Mountain Module

Mountain Module

Livable shelters become increasingly popular as more of us travel, providing an easily-constructed shelter in remote places. Especially useful in areas that are difficult to develop, these structures can add a sense of home-away-from-home while hiking or backpacking. One such shelter is the Huba Mountain Shelter by Michael Holcer. While these shelters are most popular(…)

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Light Up the World with this Lantern

Light Up the World with this Lantern

If you’ve never heard of Outernet, then you’re missing a great opportunity to learn how the entire world could have access to critical information found on the internet. In order to access, store, and organize this information, we all need the Lantern: a portable data receiving and storage device that can literally put the world(…)

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Let’s Roll!

Let’s Roll!

With the numerous electronic devices we all carry, the stress of a dying battery is becoming a prominent concern. And while portable batteries are widely available, they still need to be charged themselves before you can even use them. Remain calm, because help is on the way with WAACS Design‘s Rollable Solar Charger. Portable battery(…)

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