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Opinel N⁰08 Outdoor Knife

While not a “traditional” outdoor knife, the Opinel N⁰08 Outdoor Knife is a quirky quality tool. Opinel then and now Joseph Opinel invented the now famous Opinel folding knife in 1890 in Savoie, France. And they’ve been making essentially the…

Otterbox Symmetry for your Phone

The Otterbox Symmetry is a welcome addition to an extensive inventory of highly protective phone cases. If you’re like me, the name “Otterbox” likely evokes an image of a sturdy, somewhat clunky, but ultimately reliable case for your electronic device. Something…

Morakniv Kansbol Multi-Mount

The Morakniv Kansbol is a great all-around knife. It does an impressive job of balancing form and function, tradition and modernity, and quality and affordability. It passes the Mick Dundee test (big enough to get you in trouble for open…