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Skotti Portable Gas Grill

Skotti Portable Gas Grill
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This compact gas grill disassembles into sheets of stainless steel so you can tote the whole thing in a single, flat bag. It sets up in minutes without tools and weighs just 7.7 pounds for easy carrying. Its grill surface measures 11.96″ x 8.26″, and it accepts an EU-standard EN 417 butane/propane cartridge.

Marshall Middleton Bluetooth Speaker

Marshall Middleton Bluetooth Speaker

Marshall’s latest speaker cranks out big, 360º sound in a compact form-factor. It has two 3″ woofers, two tweeters, two passive radiators, and four class-D amps for clean, distortion-free sound. It runs for up to 20 hours on a charge and is IP67 dust- and waterproof. Connect multiple Middletons in Stack mode for added impact.

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VentureBoard Travel Chess Set

VentureBoard Travel Chess Set
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This portable chess set has an innovative design that rolls up into a 3″ x 6″ hexagonal tube for travel. Its pieces hold in place securely with powerful magnets so you can pause and resume games, and the roll holds closed magnetically so pieces can’t fall out.

Pacofire Portable Camp Grill

Pacofire Portable Camp Grill

Pack weight is one of the most important things to consider when camping. The Pacofire lets you carry a compact grill in your backpack, and the titanium version weighs about the same as a can of beer. The hexagonal grill sets up atop a three-piece base that can hold charcoal, wood, or pellets. Also available in stainless steel.

Cochinare Krush Portable Ice Cream Maker

Cochinare Krush Portable Ice Cream Maker

This battery-powered appliance lets you make ice cream whenever and wherever you feel like it. It can turn dairy products into ice cream in 15 to 20 minutes. Just chill its insulated freezer bowl before you hit the road, add ingredients, and switch it on. It’ll keep the ice cream you make chilled for up to five hours.

Very Smol Chess Set

Very Smol Chess Set
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This mini chess set from Arcane Science Academy has tiny laser-cut chess pieces that stick into holes on a wooden board. The board folds up and has interior cutouts for holding and organizing its pieces. Magnets and steel hex nuts hold the set together for travel.

Nomad Portable Standing Desk

Nomad Portable Standing Desk

Some of us prefer standing at our desks over sitting. But that’s not easy to do when you’re traveling. The Nomad Desk is a standing desk that you can take with you. It folds up small enough to fit in a backpack and provides space for a 16-inch laptop on an adjustable-height stand. Reserve early, and save 45% off the $319 MSRP.

InnoView Portable 4K Touchscreen Monitor

InnoView Portable 4K Touchscreen Monitor
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Measuring just 0.22″ thick and weighing just 2 pounds, this portable 14″ widescreen monitor adds an external 4K display to your PC, Mac, or mobile device. It offers 100% sRGB color coverage, a 178º viewing angle, and HDR support. It also offers multi-finger touch inputs and works in both landscape and portrait modes.

Helinox Tactical Field Office

Helinox Tactical Field Office
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Part of the Helinox Tactical Collection, this lightweight system lets you set up a desk wherever your travels take you. Weighing under 5 pounds, the structure assembles to provide a small, but sturdy work surface, along with a MOLLE-compatible 15-liter cargo bag. Available in Black, Coyote Tan, and Military Olive.

Portable Bartender Bag

Portable Bartender Bag
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Next time you offer to make drinks at a friend’s house, bring the bar with you. Jillmo’s bartender bag has padded pockets for carrying liquor bottles, a cocktail shaker, and a full set of bar tools. It’s got a shoulder strap for easy carrying and is made from waterproof materials. Available with or without tools. Booze not included.

SATA Folding Nut Driver Set

SATA Folding Nut Driver Set
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This compact tool lets you carry six sizes of nut drivers in one convenient handle. The SAE sizes include 3/16″, 1/4″, 5/16″, 11/32″, 3/8″, and 7/16″, while the Metric set includes 5mm, 6mm, 8mm, 9mm, 10mm, and 12mm wrenches. SATA also makes a matching folding hex key set in SAE, Metric, and Torx sizes.

Lukos Ultrawide Portable Monitor

Lukos Ultrawide Portable Monitor

This compact display offers 3840×1100 resolution on a 14″ ultrawide display with a 32:9 aspect ratio. It’s ideal for FPSes, racing, and flight sims, as well as spreadsheets or opening multiple windows side-by-side. It has three HDMI, two DP 1.4, one DP 1.2, and one USB Type-C port, and its tilt stand doubles as a protective cover.

OmniShelf Computer Workstation

OmniShelf Computer Workstation
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Equipped with industrial-strength magnets and suction cups, this portable folding shelf provides a laptop desk on the go. It sticks to smooth surfaces like windows, or metal ones like the side of a truck. It has four small magnets at top for holding tools or a smartphone, and folds up like a briefcase for travel. Holds up to 40 lb.

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Noyce Joyce Nixie Radio

Noyce Joyce Nixie Radio

We’ve seen several cool Nixie tube clocks, but this is the first radio we’ve seen that incorporates the vintage numeric displays. Sold in kit form, the radio packs four IN-17 Nixie tubes, an AM/FM tuner, an alarm clock, and a rechargeable battery. It also has Bluetooth/Aux inputs and an SD slot for MP3s. Starts shipping 12.2021.

Splay Folding Display

Splay Folding Display

Carry a 24.5″ HD screen wherever you go with the Splay folding display. It combines a short-throw projector with a pop-up rear projection screen to give you a big picture for watching movies, playing games, or doing demos and presentations. The projector can also be used to produce up to an 80″ image in standalone mode.

DemerBox Portable Speaker

DemerBox Portable Speaker
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A powerful and durable portable Bluetooth speaker, the DemerBox may be your best bet. Its electronics are installed inside a waterproof Pelican case, so it’s tough as nails, cranks out powerful bass, and doubles as a carrying case for small items. It lasts up to 40 hours per charge and has a USB charging port inside.

Rockpals Portable Car Fridge

Rockpals Portable Car Fridge
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Keep your food and drinks nice and cold while on the road with this compact refrigerator unit. Its cavernous main compartment holds up to 50 liters and can drop the temperature inside from 77ºF to 32ºF in just 15 minutes. It runs on 12/24V DC or 110V AC power and offers adjustable temperature control from -4°F to 68°F.

Wiiboy Color Handheld

Wiiboy Color Handheld

GingerofMods shows off an amazing portable game system that he built using parts from a Nintendo Wii. The trick to building the handheld was cutting up the Wii’s original circuit board and wiring them together with a mix of custom boards and circuits designed by Ginger and others in the modding community.

Crownes Chess Set

Crownes Chess Set

It’s fun to play a game of chess in the park. But carrying around a full-size chess set can be a pain. This cleverly-designed set features a roll-up board and pieces that stack inside of each other inside of a tube. Choose from steel, zinc, or plastic pieces, leather, PU leather, or silicone board, and a leather or polyester case.

Zero Breeze Mark 2 Air Conditioner

Keep your cool on hot and sticky summer days with a real air conditioning unit that runs on battery power. It can reduce air temperature by up to 30ºF in as little as 10 minutes, and runs entirely on battery or via a car cigarette lighter. It lasts up to 5 hours per charge and has a sleep mode for keeping your camping tent cool at night.

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Popcorn Linux PC

Popcorn Linux PC

This pocket-sized computer runs a full version of Debian 10 w/mainline Linux, and packs a 1080p touchscreen display, a full QWERTY keyboard, expandable storage via SD card, 4x USB-C connectors, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and more. There’s also a version with LoRaWAN tech for low-power, long range communications. Available 8.2020.

Turtlebox Bluetooth Speaker

Turtlebox Bluetooth Speaker

The Turtlebox Bluetooth speaker is designed to be loud and rugged. It produces up to 120dB of clear and distortion-free sound, and you can pair two speakers for stereo. It’s rated IP67 for water- and dust-resistance, and also has a 3.5mm input.

iFreezer Go20 Refrigerator

iFreezer Go20 Refrigerator

Iceco’s iFreezer Go20 is a portable refrigerator that plugs into a vehicle’s 12v port. It can keep items as cold as -18ºC. It also has a removable divider, and dual-zone temperature control, so you can freeze and cool different items at once.

Puppy Cube Touchscreen Projector

Puppy Cube Touchscreen Projector

The Puppy Cube is an Android-based 720p ultra short throw projector. What makes it unique is its desktop touchscreen mode that simulates a 23″ tablet. You can also use it as a wall projector for up to a 100″ display. It has HDMI, USB, AirPlay, Miracast and DLNA inputs.

Roamproof PWR27 Power Bank

Roamproof PWR27 Power Bank

Roamproof’s PWR27 is a 27,000 mAh power bank that’s built to survive. It’s IP67 waterproof, survives drops from up to 1000ft, and resists being crushed by up to a 4000lb weight. It has an AC outlet, two USB-C ports and two USB-A ports. It also has an LED flashlight.

Lenovo 700 Bluetooth Speaker

Lenovo 700 Bluetooth Speaker

The Lenovo 700 Ultraportable Bluetooth Speaker is as thin and light as a smartphone. It’s just 0.43″ thick yet packs a battery that lasts up to 8h. It’s compatible with Siri and Google Assistant and pairs via Bluetooth 5.0, NFC and USB-C. Drops 3/2019 for $149. More here.

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