Monthly Archives: December 2014

Saying Goodbye to 2014

I’d like to think that 2014 was a good year for this site. The contributors all had fun testing cool gear, and based on the traffic, it seems our readers enjoyed more and more of the content we presented. That’s…

Granite Rocx Cascade Backpack Cooler

The Cascade is not the first backpack cooler from Granite Rocx that we’ve reviewed. And the story behind this review is a bit funny. Seems the contributor that ended up using the previous model noted that it leaked a bit when…

EKA Swede 9

I’ve been carrying our sample EKA Swede 9 knife around for a while, and every time it gets used, I’m reminded just how much I enjoy EKA’s products. The Swede 9 is the ideal companion for outdoor use, but it’s…

Sock Guy Socks For Stocking Stuffers

Sock Guy recently got in touch with us here at Industry Outsider, and offered up a few holiday gift ideas. Making great, comfortable socks in stylish fashion is their specialty. I have had the pleasure of wearing several styles of their socks and I…