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Cool Tools for EDC Maintenance

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I have been asked for a long time to lay out all of my EDC maintenance stuff. I did this in a shorter form a long time ago, here. Over time I have refined and upgraded what I use. And then I found Kevin Kelley’s Cool Tools, and I starting thinking about this stuff more carefully.[.....]

AllOutdoor’s Last-Minute Gift Guide, 2014 Edition

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We review a ton of gear here at AllOutdoor, and as a last-minute “thank you” to our faithful readers we’ve put together this list of what is essentially our “Greatest Hits of 2014.” The list below represents some of our favorite review items, with an emphasis on Read More…

Review: Walther PPK .380 ACP


There is one and only reason that I own a Walther PPK: because of the Bond films. Every boy eventually wants to just like Bond. The Walther PPK is a cool and sexy pistol, but it’s hardly a modern defensive firearm. The allegedly underpowered and supposedly unreliable PPK, with its goofy Read More…

One to Watch: Benchmade 761

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“I want a Benchmade titanium framelock.” At some point everyone has said that. Maybe it was the Skirmish or the Mini Skirmish with its faulty thumbhole or the Lerch Sub Rosa with its assisted opening blade. Or maybe you thought the Emissary would be okay as an aluminum and Axis lock Read More…

Cyber Monday Deal Shout Out – Sawyer Products Mini Water Filtration System

Cyber Monday

If you’ve been looking for a portable water filtration system, today is a lucky day for you! On Amazon, the Sawyer Products mini water filtration system is selling for $15 with a Prime account. It has a total field weight of 2 ounces and filters up to 100,000 gallons of water. Click here to Read More…

Release the Kwaikens


The Boker Kwaiken is a collaboration between custom maker Lucas Burnley and Boker. The original custom was an elegant knife, with a slim silhouette and beautiful blade shape. Converted into a production knife, the Kwaiken took off, becoming a top selling knife for Boker and the subject of endless Read More…

One to Watch: Muyshondt Spinner


I am not going to hide my bias–I am a huge fan of Enrique Muyshondt’s flashlights. I loved the Aeon and the Aeon Mk. II. Both are among the best EDC lights available, regardless of price. I recently had the chance to review another of his lights, a AAA Mako Mk.II, and it was also[.....]

One to Watch: Spyderco Rubicon


Over the years, Spyderco has done very well in the middle of the market. The Delica and Endura are annual best sellers, and rightfully so. In the past two years, however, the company has made a distinct move towards the upper end of the price range for production knives. This is, no doubt, in Read More…