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Boker Plus Mini Slik Tanto Knife

Boker Plus Mini Slik Tanto Knife

This pint-sized knife is perfect for carrying around your neck, thanks to its light weight, compact size, and built-in lanyard hole. It’s 2.25″ blade is made from 440C stainless steel, while its handle is made from titanium. Includes a Kydex sheath.

Eafengrow Camping Knife

Eafengrow Camping Knife

This squared-off pocket knife is the perfect EDC for anyone who spends time in the great outdoors. It packs a substantial S35VN 1.8″ stainless steel blade, along with a 2.56″ titanium alloy handle. Also available with color anodized scales.

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Best Liner Lock Knives

Best Liner Lock Knives

Looking for a slim, lightweight knife with one-handed closing action? Look no further than the trusty liner lock. But which one to buy? Our pals over at Everyday Carry have got you covered with their picks for the best ones so far in 2018.

Fishstick Prybar & Multitool

Fishstick Prybar & Multitool

The Fishstick is a small multitool with ergonomic ribs. Its main function is a wedge/pry bar, but it also has a bottle opener, a 1/4″ bit driver/wrench, and a ruler. It’s made from a single billet of metal or alloy – aluminum, brass, titanium, steel and more.

Titanium Shark Multitool

Titanium Shark Multitool

LampsonFire’s hefty CNC-milled titanium pocket tool can be used as a pry bar, bottle opener, and a 6mm hex wrench. While other multitools offer more functions, they don’t look like a shark and Bullet Bill had a baby.

Best USB Rechargeable Flashlights

Best USB Rechargeable Flashlights

Regular flashlights are great, but having to change batteries can be a pain. Modern battery tech means recharging can be easy. Everyday Carry shares their selections for the best lights you can juice up with a USB charger. We’re adding that Jetbeam E20R to our EDC kit.

Massdrop Aluminum AAA Flashlight

Massdrop Aluminum AAA Flashlight

Massdrop has released brass, copper and titanium versions of its popular AAA battery mini flashlight. This new aluminum version is lighter and dissipates heat better than previous versions. You can choose between a bright white LED or a more efficient yellow LED.

Titanium Glow Lanterns

Titanium Glow Lanterns

TiSurvival’s 1.18″ long titanium cylinders have a capsule inside which glows brightly for up to 24 hours after being charged in the light. They’re great worn as a pendant, zipper pull, or on a keychain. Available in a variety of finishes.

Maxeri Compact Pocket Knife

Maxeri Compact Pocket Knife

This tiny keychain pocket knife measures just 2 inches long when closed, and weighs less than an ounce. But it packs a durable dual-edged blade with a razor-sharp tip for precision and a serrated section for rough cuts. Made from heat-treated stainless steel.

Great Frame Lock Knives

Great Frame Lock Knives

The last thing you want to happen when using a knife is for its hinge to fold under pressure. Our pals at Everyday Carry picked 10 of their favorite folders which hold in place with a frame lock, so you can focus on the task at hand, and not worry about your blade giving out.

Lumintop Prince EDC Flashlight

Lumintop Prince EDC Flashlight

This beautiful flashlight from Lumintop features a case made from real brass or copper, and a center section adorned with carbon fiber. It has a bright 1000 lumen Cree XM-L2 U2 LED light source, and is IPX-8 waterproof. Measures 4.49″ long, and comes with a powerful 18650 battery.

Claw Multitool

Claw Multitool

A ridiculously teensy keychain tool that pops open bottles, cuts boxes, prys paint can lids, sparks flint, turns flat blade screws, and more. Available in stainless steel, titanium, or a limited-edition damascus steel.

Nitecore MH23 Tactical Flashlight

Nitecore MH23 Tactical Flashlight

Despite its compact size and microUSB recharging, the MH23 can crank out up to 1800 lumens of brightness, casting a beam nearly 1000 feet long. Its CREE XHP35 HD LED source blasts out light, and the whole flashlight measures just 3.39 oz. and 4.38″ long.

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Gerber GDC Money Clip

Gerber GDC Money Clip

Gerber’s money clip is designed to hold cash and up to five cards, and packs a secret – a 1.75″ fine-edge stainless steel blade for everyday cutting or emergency needs. Its body is made from rust-proof titanium-coated steel with a G-10 front plate. Measures 3.6″ long when closed.

Macellaio EDC Cleaver

Macellaio EDC Cleaver

CS Tactical Knives‘ compact cleaver features a karambit style design, and a 4-inch curved blade fabricated from either 1/4in CPM 3v or 3/16th AEB-l stainless steel. Its scales can be crafted from either sculpted G10 or stabilized wood, custom selected for your style.

Best Keychain Flashlights

Best Keychain Flashlights

If there’s one thing that belongs on every keychain, it’s a flashlight. Everyday Carry selected 10 great little pocket light sources you’d be happy to have with you the next time you’re fumbling around in the dark looking for the right key or the keyhole.

CRKT Largo Knife

CRKT Largo Knife

A beautifully-designed compact everyday folder knife that’s small enough to pack in your pocket, and super easy to open, thanks to its spring-loaded assist mechanism – which also secures it when closed. Features a satin metal finish and a built-in bottle opener too.

KeyClip 2.0 Light Wallet

KeyClip 2.0 Light Wallet

KeyClip combines a wallet, key ring, and tools in one. It can hold 8 cards, 4 keys or a combo of keys and add-on tools like a bottle opener or a USB drive. Its omnidirectional light emits a cool green glow around its acrylic edge. Variants available without the light starting at $60.

10 Great Cleaver Knives

10 Great Cleaver Knives

In the market for a knife for frequent slicing and chopping tasks? An everyday pocket knife may not be your best choice. Everyday Carry shares their picks for 10 cleaver-style knives which are ideal for more heavy-duty cutting tasks than typical pocket knives.

Nebo Rebel Task Light

Nebo Rebel Task Light

This compact, rechargeable LED light can be operated handheld, as a headlamp, or attached to a metallic surface thanks to its magnetic base. It cranks out up to 600 lumens of brightness, and offers a strobe mode for emergencies. Made from anodized aluminum.

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M-Custa Take Damascus Folder

M-Custa Take Damascus Folder

This elegant Japanese knife features a 3.5″ VG-10 core blade forged with 33-layer nickel damascus steel. Plus, its sculpted handle is also made from the beautifully-patterned metal. Comes with a decorative woven nishijin pouch.

Great Leather EDC Organizers

Great Leather EDC Organizers

So you’ve got your pocket or bag loaded up with useful gear, but it’s all rattling around without order. Our pals at Everyday Carry have you covered with a selection of great little leather organizers for tools, knives, pens, paper, credit cards, and more.

Billetus Cardus Openus

Billetus Cardus Openus

It sounds like a Latin animal species name, but this carbon fiber wallet card pops bottles open with ease, and doubles as a short ruler. While we wish the hex-shaped openings were usable as wrenches, they appear to be strictly aesthetic. But for opening bottles, it’s perfect.

B-2 Nano Blade

B-2 Nano Blade

Bomber & Company’s compact pocket knife offers a fully-locking blade with smooth and serrated edges, and is small enough to carry on a keychain. Both its blade and body are made from heat-treated 440C stainless steel, anodized in jet black.

Tacray Titanium Carabiner Clip

Tacray Titanium Carabiner Clip

Made from durable Ti-6AL-4V titanium alloy, and sporting a gate that won’t easily break, this easy to carry tool clips just about anywhere, and combines multiple wrenches, a ruler, flat and phillips screwdrivers, a scraper/pry tool, and a bottle opener in one.

Cool Hand Bolt Action Pen

Cool Hand Bolt Action Pen

This value-priced bolt-action pen is made from aircraft-grade 6061T aluminum, and features a contrasting-colored bolt for retracting its tip. The loop at its back makes it easy to attach to a carabiner or keychain. Accepts standard Parker, Schmidt, and Fisher Space Pen refills.

CRKT Homefront Tactical Knife

CRKT Homefront Tactical Knife

Inspired by classic WWII army folders, this Ken Onion-designed knife features “Field Strip” technology, which allows for easy disassembly and cleaning without tools, while still maintaining rigidity. Has a 3.5″ steel drop-point blade, and a 6061 aluminum handle.

Great Gear Pouches

Great Gear Pouches

So you’ve got lots of gear to carry around on a daily basis, now you need a place to put it all. Our pals at Everyday Carry cataloged some great little pouches for keeping your gear organized, protected, and handy at all times.

Teekland Multimode Flashlight

Teekland Multimode Flashlight

This highly versatile compact flashlight packs a CREE XPE light source with a zoom lens, and telescopes open to reveal a 500 lumen COB LED for work area illumination. It’s water resistant, and has a magnet in its tail for sticking to vehicles and other metal surfaces.

Leatherman Skeletool Damasteel

Leatherman Skeletool Damasteel

A limited-edition of Leatherman’s versatile 7-in-1 multitool, featuring a beautiful, durable, and razor-sharp 2.6″ blade made with a damascus pattern. In addition, it packs needlenose and regular pliers, hard-wire cutters, wire cutters, a bottle opener, bit driver, and a carabiner clip.

EDC: Best of 2017

EDC: Best of 2017

Another year is behind us, and it’s time to reflect back on the best gear the year had to offer. Our friends at Everyday Carry picked 10 great items that belong in every backpack, from knives to multitools to watches. We love that Trayvax Element wallet.

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