APRIL 20, 2020

Today in Gear: A Young Brand Making Old School Cookware, the Ultimate Overlanding Rig & 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

Could This Wild 4WD Camper Be the Ultimate Overlanding Rig?
Could This Wild 4WD Camper Be the Ultimate Overlanding Rig?

Turning a simple box truck base into one of the coolest off-road campers we've ever seen.

This Typically Dressy Danish Brand Just Made an Ultra-Affordable Dive Watch
This Typically Dressy Danish Brand Just Made an Ultra-Affordable Dive Watch

The newest release from Danish watchmaker Skagen takes the popular dive watch style and gives it a minimalist, Scandinavian treatment.

Elon Musk Suggests Tesla’s Cybertruck Could Take the Fight to the Ford Raptor
Elon Musk Suggests Tesla’s Cybertruck Could Take the Fight to the Ford Raptor

The Tesla Cybertruck should be far more capable off-roading than the Model Y.

The Next Ford Mustang Could Be Unlike Any Muscle Car in History
The Next Ford Mustang Could Be Unlike Any Muscle Car in History

One part of this, we expected. The other? Not so much.

This Unusual, 420-Friendly EDC Sure Beats a Pocket Knife Right Now
This Unusual, 420-Friendly EDC Sure Beats a Pocket Knife Right Now

With its clever, consolidated storage system, the Screw Pop Hit Kit is truly a lean, green machine — and let's be honest, a perfect purchase today.

This Cheap, Rugged Camping Trailer Can Follow the Toughest Off-Roaders Anywhere
This Cheap, Rugged Camping Trailer Can Follow the Toughest Off-Roaders Anywhere

The new AOR trailer gives you all the essentials and off-road capability for an affordable price...if you live Down Under.

David Chang’s Cast-Iron Cookware of Choice? A Young Brand Making Old School Pots and Pans
David Chang’s Cast-Iron Cookware of Choice? A Young Brand Making Old School Pots and Pans

Smithey Ironware's cast-iron skillets and Dutch ovens are made exactly like they used to.


Fresh Deals


15 Deals on Outdoor Gear You Won’t Want to Miss
Save up to 70%: This week’s savings include up to 70 percent on things like an EDC flashlight, an awesomely packable camp chair and one of our favorite trail snacks.


Best Fitness Deals of the Week
Save up to 55%: From fuel to footwear to foam rollers and more, we’ve compiled all of the week’s best socially distanced workout deals here.


Best Style Deals of the Week
Save 70%: From jeans that’ll get you denimhead cred to Goodyear welted boots to match to luxury skincare and more, these are the best style deals of the week.


The Best Tech Deals of the Week
Save up to $200: In light of us all working from home, we’ve rounded up the best deals on electronics to help you work more productively and be more efficient at home.



Centric Instruments Lightwell Pilot Chronograph Watch
Save 30%: The Lightwell Pilot Chronograph from Centric Instruments is currently $99 off at Huckberry. Best of all, it features a solar-powered movement from Seiko, meaning you effectively never have to worry about service.


Today on Gear Patrol

The Volvo XC40 Is the Perfect Little Crossover, So Long As Driving Fun Isn’t Your Goal
The Volvo XC40 Is the Perfect Little Crossover, So Long As Driving Fun Isn’t Your Goal

This little Volvo offers the complete package of what most people want from a compact SUV.

The Best New Running Gear for Spring 2020
The Best New Running Gear for Spring 2020

Running is a wonderful coping mechanism, and these shoes, shades and apparel will help you cope like the wind.

It’s Time to Clean Up Your Grooming Routine. Here’s How
It’s Time to Clean Up Your Grooming Routine. Here’s How

Sevenimportant things to do if you want to minimize any bacterial risks and breakouts.

The Best Value in Watches Comes From These Three Brands
The Best Value in Watches Comes From These Three Brands

In-house movements, incredible finishing, stunning value: are Grand Seiko, Nomos and Tudor the new upper echelon of attainable modern watchmaking?

What You Need to Know Before Stocking Up on Weed, According to an Expert
What You Need to Know Before Stocking Up on Weed, According to an Expert

What should you know about THC percentage? What does CBD do? How fresh is fresh weed? Read our crash course on pot before stocking up.

This Chef Keeps a $7 Piece of Plastic in His Pocket at All Times. You Should Too
This Chef Keeps a $7 Piece of Plastic in His Pocket at All Times. You Should Too

Chef David Santos' Good Stock is giving customers the opportunity to buy a meal for those on the frontlines. These are the tools he uses to get the job done.

The Magic Keyboard Really Is the Ultimate iPad Pro Upgrade
The Magic Keyboard Really Is the Ultimate iPad Pro Upgrade

The Magic Keyboard for iPad Pro is everything that a Mac-lover would want in an iPad accessory. (Even if it's expensive.)


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