March 20, 2020

Today in Gear: A Game-Changing Tailgate, a Watch Perfect for Surfers & More


March 20, 2020 Briefings By
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Today in Gear is our daily roundup of all the latest product announcements, drops and deals. Comments or concerns? We’d love to hear from you at tig@gearpatrol.com.


New & Noteworthy Releases

If You’re a Surfer, This Is the Watch You Need
If You’re a Surfer, This Is the Watch You Need

The G-Shock G-LIDE GBX-100 features information for 3,300 surf locations available via the G-Shock Connected app, training functions and more.

Gas Prices Drop Below $1 a Gallon (At Least, in One Town in America)
Gas Prices Drop Below $1 a Gallon (At Least, in One Town in America)

Gas prices are dropping across the country — but this is a whole new level.

Sales of This Affordable, Tactical Dive Watch Support a Timely Cause
Sales of This Affordable, Tactical Dive Watch Support a Timely Cause

Portions of the sale of the new Retrospect II Singularity DLC dive watch will go to the WHO's Covid-19 Solidarity Response Fund.

This Truck’s Tailgate Could Be an Absolute Gamechanger for the Pickup World
This Truck’s Tailgate Could Be an Absolute Gamechanger for the Pickup World

No more dirtying your pants or hyperextending your arms to reach inside the bed? Sounds great.

A Ton of Details Have Been Confirmed About the 2021 Ford Bronco Sport
A Ton of Details Have Been Confirmed About the 2021 Ford Bronco Sport

Color details, wheel and tire sizes, engine choices — even the length of the wheelbase.

A Fast Motor Isn’t the Best Thing About This New E-Bike
A Fast Motor Isn’t the Best Thing About This New E-Bike

An Irish start-up revealed a new commuter-style e-bike, and its sleek motor isn't as compelling as its full feature set.

Toyota’s Next Land Cruiser May Not Show Up As Soon As We’d Like
Toyota’s Next Land Cruiser May Not Show Up As Soon As We’d Like

Reports had Toyota launching the next generation Land Cruiser this summer. That no longer appears to be happening.

Does This Logo Mean Nissan Has a New Z in the Works?
Does This Logo Mean Nissan Has a New Z in the Works?

The logo, found in a Canadian trademark application, has us thinking we could see a new Z-car before long.


Fresh Deals


Butterpat Cast-Iron Skillet
Save $50: Right Now, Butter Pat’s wicked cast-iron skillets are deeply discounted. What’s more, Butter Pat has committed to donating all profits to World Central Kitchen, an emergency food relief non-profit started by chef José Andres.


Yamazaki Home Goods
Save Up to 30%: Yamazaki is the epitome of Japanese minimalism and organization, and its thrifty organization gear is marked down 15 percent off on Huckberry right now.


Osprey Stratos 24
Save 25%: The Stratos is outfitted with all the features you’d expect from a backpack company, but the standout is its mesh back panel. It’s tensioned away from the pack’s main vestibule, which provides a comfy feel and allows for plenty of air flow.


Nike Featured 25% Off Sale
Save 25%: There’s never been a better time to run, and this sale makes it easier, with discounts on top sneakers like Infinity React, Pegasus and Joyride.


Ray-Ban Aviators
Save 30%: Now at Amazon, you can save 30 percent on a pair of classic Ray-Ban aviators. So act fast — these shades are now just $107.


Best Style Deals of the Week
Save 70%: Whether it’s a comfy pair of PJs, a rugged all-weather bag, or Italian-made sunglasses, it’s all on sale this week.


Seiko 5 Sports Automatic Watches
Save 36%: The Seiko 5 Sports models recently got some great updates, and a bunch of them are on sale right now from Macy’s.


Today on Gear Patrol

The Best Whiskey Glasses to Pair with Your Favorite Bourbon or Scotch
The Best Whiskey Glasses to Pair with Your Favorite Bourbon or Scotch

These whiskey glasses do what you need them to, and they won’t cramp your style along the way.

Inside the Dying World of Facebook’s Whiskey Black Markets, the Best Place to Buy (and Sell) Rare Bourbon
Inside the Dying World of Facebook’s Whiskey Black Markets, the Best Place to Buy (and Sell) Rare Bourbon

The best place to buy, sell and trade any rare (or ordinary) whiskey under the sun, so long as you have the coin. For now.

The 8 Best Coffee Makers of 2020
The 8 Best Coffee Makers of 2020

The best coffee maker is the one that fits your kitchen, budget and style, but never compromises on excellent coffee.

Integrated Amplifiers Are the Future of Hi-Fi, Here Are the Ones to Buy in 2020
Integrated Amplifiers Are the Future of Hi-Fi, Here Are the Ones to Buy in 2020

They're the best option for most people building a home stereo system.

Want Affordable Home Goods Not from Ikea? Try This Unknown Japanese Brand
Want Affordable Home Goods Not from Ikea? Try This Unknown Japanese Brand

Japan's Yamazaki home goods line is affordable, useful and made of sturdy materials. And the goods are currently 15% off at the brand's website.

5 Worthwhile Tech Projects to Tackle While You’re Stuck Inside All Weekend
5 Worthwhile Tech Projects to Tackle While You’re Stuck Inside All Weekend

There has never been a better time to clean out your laptop's crowded disk drive, get your photos in order, and more.

7 Streamable Movies That Were Supposed to Still Be in Theaters
7 Streamable Movies That Were Supposed to Still Be in Theaters

Need something to watch in self isolation? A bunch of movies are available to buy and rent way earlier than expected.


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