APRIL 16, 2020

Today in Gear: Breitling’s Retro-Styled Chronographs, Buffalo Trace’s New Trio of Whiskeys & More


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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

Icy Blue Dials and Titanium Cases Make These Complicated New Watches Pop
Icy Blue Dials and Titanium Cases Make These Complicated New Watches Pop

Two of the most striking watches in Montblanc's 1858 collection have been updated for 2020 with new materials and dial colors.

Catch up on the Most Important News You Missed During the Week
Catch up on the Most Important News You Missed During the Week

The news and stories from the week in one easy-to-digest email. Be a Weekend Digest subscriber now and check out our other email franchises.

Breitling Has Introduced New Retro-Styled Chronograph and Dive Watches
Breitling Has Introduced New Retro-Styled Chronograph and Dive Watches

A very '80s chronograph and a very '60s dive watch join Breitling's lineup, both in 42mm-wide cases and bursting with vintage style.

Buffalo Trace’s New Trio of Whiskeys Are the Very First of Their Kind
Buffalo Trace’s New Trio of Whiskeys Are the Very First of Their Kind

In what may be a first for the entire whiskey industry, Buffalo Trace is releasing bottles of true kosher whiskey to celebrate the closing of Passover.

This Is the Steel Bracelet to Pair with Your Vintage Watch
This Is the Steel Bracelet to Pair with Your Vintage Watch

Those Watch Guys, vintage watch sellers extraordinaire, are offering a beautiful, polished beads of rice bracelet for just $85.

Enter to Win This Electric Ford Bronco and Help People in Need
Enter to Win This Electric Ford Bronco and Help People in Need

Support Big League Impact and potentially win one of the finest Bronco resto-mods on the market.

Seiko’s Iconic Dive Watch Is Finally Priced for the Masses (Again)
Seiko’s Iconic Dive Watch Is Finally Priced for the Masses (Again)

The Seiko 6105 dive watch, also known as the "Captain Willard," is finally joining the Prospex line as a non-limited, relatively affordable model.

A Famous Japanese Toaster Is Now Available in America and I’m Hyped About It
A Famous Japanese Toaster Is Now Available in America and I’m Hyped About It

The elusive Balmuda The Toaster has finally arrived in America.

Live #VanLife to Its Fullest with This Overlanding-Ready Volkswagen Vanagon
Live #VanLife to Its Fullest with This Overlanding-Ready Volkswagen Vanagon

An awesome custom Volkswagen Vanagon is up for auction, and we've actually driven it.

This New Tent Makes Sleeping in the Woods More Fun
This New Tent Makes Sleeping in the Woods More Fun

Instagram is filled with photos of tents set up in stunning yet impractical locations. Here's one you can actually set up anywhere.

How to Bring Zoom’s Best Feature to Google Video Chats
How to Bring Zoom’s Best Feature to Google Video Chats

Google Hangouts doesn't have a grid mode, which allows you to see all meeting participants at the same time. This free Chrome extension fixes that.

Timex’s Ultra-Popular, Affordable Throwback Watch Comes In Three New Styles
Timex’s Ultra-Popular, Affordable Throwback Watch Comes In Three New Styles

The Q Timex vintage reissue watch was a smash hit in 2019, and it serves as the base for three new, equally retro and funky variations.

Still Searching for a Face Mask? You May Already Have One at Home
Still Searching for a Face Mask? You May Already Have One at Home

Check your outdoor gear stash before you splash the cash.


Fresh Deals

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Dyson V6 Vacuum
Save 37%: The refurbished Dyson V6 vacuum is 37 percent off on Nordstrom Rack right now and one of the best Dyson deals you can buy.


Salomon Speedcross 5 Trail Running Shoes
Save $45: Sorry, we just killed your last excuse for not becoming a super badass off-road galloping maniac.


Ray-Ban Sunglasses
Save 58%: At over half off, these classic Ray-Ban shades are a deal worth hopping on.


Today on Gear Patrol

8K TVs Are the Future. Here’s What You Need to Know Right Now
8K TVs Are the Future. Here’s What You Need to Know Right Now

Here's what you need to know about the current state of 8K TVs.

Ever Wonder Why There’s a Loop on the Back of Your Button-Down Shirt? We Found Out
Ever Wonder Why There’s a Loop on the Back of Your Button-Down Shirt? We Found Out

It prevents wrinkles, lets people know if you're spoken for and it's on the back of your favorite button up shirt.

You’ve Never Seen a Fitness Fuel Like This One
You’ve Never Seen a Fitness Fuel Like This One

Don't let the toddler-friendly wrapping fool you: for all-day activities, some of these treats pack a powerful punch.

Forget Potatoes. Beef Cheek Is the Irish Staple You’re Not Making
Forget Potatoes. Beef Cheek Is the Irish Staple You’re Not Making

The Irish Cookbook's recipe for braised beef cheeks is the work-from-home dish you can finally spend all day making.

7 Essential Products to Care for Your Beard
7 Essential Products to Care for Your Beard

Oils, combs, shears and more.

Apple’s Rumored High-End Headphones Could Be Unlike Anything Else
Apple’s Rumored High-End Headphones Could Be Unlike Anything Else

Apple is rumored to be making high-end, over-ear headphones. The latest report suggests they'll have a modular design.


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