Pens

Nomad Pen Titanium review – An EDC pen that should last a lifetime if you don’t lose it

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REVIEW – I’m pretty sure if you’re reading this, you’re into EDC. Me, too! I scour the interwebs for the latest and greatest even if I can’t exactly afford them. The biggest trend going I’ve seen is titanium.  Everyone is using it in their products, like pocket knives, prybars, keyrings, multi-tools to fit your keyring, […]

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On paper, the Nuwa Pen looks like the ultimate digital journaling pen (updated)

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(see update below) CROWDFUNDING NEWS – I love analog tools for journaling and note-taking. I use a paper notebook and a pen every day to keep track of my daily tasks and for recording ideas and memories. For me, the downside to keeping notes on paper is that I can’t easily search for specific entries

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Olight O’Pen Glow Rechargeable Penlight review – The perfect EDC pen!

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REVIEW – Olight is a company known for its quality flashlights and other EDC gear. In 2021 I reviewed their Open Pro EDC penlight which I really liked and now they are back with a new version. The Olight O’Pen Glow. Let’s check it out. What is it? The Olight O’Pen Glow is an EDC

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Spy+Survival Briefing Tactical Spy Pen review – A sharp idea with dull results

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REVIEW – In today’s ever-evolving world of crime statistics and government/corporate privacy invasions, you need to be aware of your options and how far you think you need to go to protect yourself and your family. Sometimes, a product comes along that can kill two birds with one stone (pun intended). Spy+Survival Briefing offers a

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Here’s the perfect minimalist EDC pen for people who love to sew!

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NEWS – Even though it looks like a large darning needle, you don’t have to be a seamstress, a tailor, or even love to sew in order to appreciate the MICROCARRY Needle Pen. This minimalist EDC pen is barely larger than the D1 ink refill that it uses. The Needle Pen is CNC machined from

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This pen is mightier than a sword when it comes to breaking glass

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NEWS – Need a rugged pen that will write in all conditions and can also break glass? Yes, I know that’s a weird combo of features, but if that’s your criteria for the perfect pen, then the Gerber Impromptu has you covered. Made of stainless steel with a Rite in the Rain ink cartridge, click

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James Brand Stilwell pen review – A small EDC pen that turns into a full-sized pen

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REVIEW – When it comes to creating your personal EDC set up, you will want a knife, a wallet, maybe a multi-tool, and you definitely don’t want to forget a pen. Today I’m going to talk about the James Brand Stilwell pen. Is it perfect for your EDC? Let’s find out. What is it? The

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This bolt action permanent marker is refillable!

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NEWS – I’ve talked about sleeves that elevate the look of an ordinary Sharpie marker. But the MARKSMITH TITANIUM Bolt Action Permanent Marker is a different beast altogether. Made of CNC Grade 5 titanium (the strongest grade of titanium), this is a stand-alone marker features a retractable one-hand operation, a strong pocket clip, balanced weight

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This Sharpie marker is really your new favorite EDC cache!

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NEWS – It might look like a regular Sharpie permanent marker, but it doesn’t write. Instead, it’s an EDC cache that can carry matches, medication, a tiny survival kit, and more. Available in versions made of Aluminum, Brass, Copper, and Titanium, the Vital Carry Permanent Cache is a stealthy way to hold your tiny EDC

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