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Titaner Pry Bar Multi-tool

EDC is all having the right tool for the job, but if you’re not mindful that can lead to a pocket full of bulky gear weighing you down. That’s why so many people rely on multi-tools to cover as many bases as possible. Having one piece of gear that gives you access to multiple tools in a pinch can keep you from needlessly damaging your gear like when using your knife to pry something open (we’ve all been there). The Titaner Pry Bar Tool makes a strong case for why you’d want to add a small one piece multi-tool to your daily carry with its set of 7 handy tools and titanium construction.

Unlike your knife point, this Titaner Pry Bar was made to do some heavy lifting. The body is CNC machined Grade 5 titanium and its angled pry tip means it’s easy to get the right leverage without worrying about breaking it. But prying things is only part of what makes this tool a good addition to your EDC. Besides the tough and super lightweight build (15.9 grams including the bit), you’ll also get 7 other useful tools built in.

There’s a screwdriver, three different sized wrenches, a hex bit driver, and of course a bottle opener to name a few. Plus, the angled nose doubles as a box opener so you can save you knife from the sticky residue that comes with slicing open packages. As great as plier-based multi-tools can be, they’re not always convenient. But you can just toss the Titaner Pry Bar can on your keychain thanks to a key loop hole and small size. It’s also TSA-friendly so you won’t have to worry about it getting confiscated on your next trip.

Whether you’re looking to slim down your carry or think it would be nice to have a keychain backup to your primary multitool, the Titaner Pry Bar is a solid option. The combination of its small size, tough build, and useful tools make it worth checking out. Make sure to grab one for yourself by clicking the link below.

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Nitecore NTP30 Tactical Pen

Sometimes it's best to keep certain gear in your EDC on the down low. Keeping self defense tools and tactical gear hidden in plain sight might give you an advantage, not to mention avoid drawing unwanted attention in urban settings. Few tactical pens on the market do this, but Nitecore's new NTP30 pen is an exception. Not only does it ditch the usual all-black, aggressively knurled stylings of most tactical pens, but it even conceals its ultra-tough tungsten tip. Best of all, it combines some EDC-favorite features—titanium and bolt action—into one sleek design.

Designed with everyday carry in mind, the NTP30 boasts a TC4 titanium alloy construction throughout. It gives the pen the right mix of light weight at less than one ounce, durability, and corrosion resistance for daily use wherever you end up. But because not all pens should disappear into the pocket or hang off a keychain, especially if it doubles as a self defense tool, the NTP30 measures 5.6" in length. It's compact enough for easy pocket carry with its included titanium alloy clip, but long enough for a balanced and comfortable writing experience.

Another key feature unique to the NTP30 is its bi-directional bolt action mechanism. Engaging it towards the front of the pen advances its included Schneider ink refill, which is both waterproof and fade-resistant to perform even in inclement conditions. The accommodates 8 other compatible refills too, including popular Parker refills. Pushing the bolt in the other direction reveals its tactical glassbreaker tip. It's made of an extremely hard tungsten steel, making it useful for emergency situations, self-defense, or even marking and imprinting most materials.

Between its go-anywhere pen component or its concealed tungsten tip, the NTP30 means businesses at both ends. All it takes is a little bolt action. Check out this titanium jotter in more detail and grab one for your everyday carry at the link below.

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RovyVon Valor V10

The next time you're about to open up or break down a cardboard box, think twice about reaching for your EDC knife. Instead of gunking up your blade and dulling its edge, let a utility blade do the heavy lifting. RovyVon's Valor V10 multi-tool is a new way to add a utility blade to your EDC, along with some other handy features for your day-to-day tasks. Best of all, it does it without weighing you down, thanks to its titanium-alloy construction right down to the screws.

At just 3.3” long, the Valor V10 packs four useful functions in its titanium alloy frame. At the business is a slot for standard utility blades which are held in place by a sliding lock mechanism. It disengages simply by unscrewing it a few turns, allowing you to advance the blade. You can slide the blade out in two stages with notches built into the center of the frame to your desired blade length, reaching an overall length of 4.1”. While the Valor V10 comes equipped with a SATA 93434A blade, it accommodates standard replaceable utility blades, making it a low-maintenance and cost-effective way tool for package duty.

If you're going to introduce a new piece of kit to your carry, it helps to cover the rest of your bases while you're at it, too. The Valor V10 features a well-selected set of functions to round out its utility, including a bottle opener, flathead screwdriver, and bit driver. An integrated carabiner makes it easy to clip its lightweight body to your keychain, belt loop or bag, while slots for optional tritium vials can help with locating the tool in the dark. You can do your main blade a favor and pick up a Valor V10 in sandblasted grey titanium at the link below.

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Aviator Wallet Titan One Rugged Edition

Looks trump functionality all too often when it comes to the design of minimalist EDC wallets. Those designs tend to assume you can give up cash and coins completely, and that you can manage to pare down the number of cards in your wallet to a spartan few. But if you can't live without those things, you might start to think a bulky bifold is your only option. Thankfully, that isn't the case with the new Titan One Rugged Edition from Aviator Wallet. It's a slim and lightweight all-in-one solution for your cards, cash, and coins. And with its premium pure titanium construction, it carries light, feels good in hand, and looks great with the rest of your EDC.

At the core of the Titan One Rugged Edition is its premium grade 1 titanium alloy plate construction. Grade 1 titanium alloy is composed of 99.9% titanium, a higher ratio than that found in most EDC titanium wares. Beyond the purity, the use of grade 1 titanium in particular lends the finished product immense corrosion resistance, strength, and durability. It's precision-made in Germany, and the wallet itself also benefits from natural anti-magnetic properties and RFID-blocking capabilities. That means it can help keep your payment and identification info safe from fraudsters and scammers fishing for your data.
With the wallet's unique adjustable inner elastic band and stainless steel bolt design built into the frame, you can dictate just how many cards the wallet can fit. That band holds everything together, and at its maximum, the Titan One can carry up to 20 cards. You can reach each one easily by sliding them up through the cut out window in the front plate and fanning them out to pick the card you need. This design also works well with the optional coin compartment, available in gorgeous aluminum or lightweight carbon fiber. The compartment lets you slot in coins and SD cards for quick and easy access. It easily accommodates cash as well with a carbon fiber cash clip built into the elastic band.

It's rare to see a minimalist wallet with functional options for cash and coin carriers built into the design itself, not just as an afterthought. And with its stunning looks, the Titan One Rugged Edition proves that you can have both aesthetics and functionality without compromise. And if you wish, you can also have the Titan One in carbon fiber and aluminum construction as well. You can pick one up that suits your style from Aviator Wallet at the link below.
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Decadent Minimalist DM1 Wallet

There's no shortage of wallets out there that are slim enough to be called “minimalist,” but few designs put in the extra effort to be minimal in their construction, too. Once you throw elastic bands, screws, stitching, or even spring-loaded levers into the mix, there's a chance any of those components can fail. The Decadent Minimalist DM1 is an example of simplicity at its finest. It's CNC-machined from a single piece of metal to carry your essential cards in a slim, lightweight package without screws, straps, and other moving parts that can jam or break. And with a new money clip accessory, it's got you covered if you carry cash, too.

Ridge Titanium Summit Knife

At its very core, the everyday carry knife is a simple tool built for regular tasks. However, that simplicity often tends to get lost in modern knife design. You've probably seen a few knives out there billed as suited for EDC yet sporting needlessly busy design with complicated ergonomics. They might look pretty in your hand, or in a display case, but can't help you get the job done when you need it. That's why Ridge leaned the other direction with their practical and minimalist Summit Knife. As a new release from the same team behind the ever-popular Ridge minimalist metal wallets, the Summit leverages a smart, no-frills design to give you a premium compact EDC folder that's ready to get to work.

The uncomplicated design of the Summit has an understated elegance that makes it unique. At a length of 3.9 inches when closed, the handle gives you enough surface area to get a full grip without being too big for your pockets. Its design also makes it pair well with the Ridge Wallet, a big plus if you already EDC one.  And because the handle is made of grade 5 titanium, it's strong and durable while being ultra-resistant to corrosion. There's a notch in the handle that exposes the right-handed manual thumbstud opening for the blade. That notch makes identifying and manipulating that thumbstud an easy task, even in the dark. With just one flick, the 3.25” D2 tool steel blade is revealed, and held in place by the titanium frame lock. The D2 steel provides excellent edge retention, and the drop-point design makes for a good all-around cutting tool for your daily tasks. When work is complete, you can close the blade up and make the Summit disappear into your pockets thanks to its stainless steel deep-carry pocket clip.

If you're looking for a no-nonsense knife that gives you the performance and premium materials you demand for everyday carry without all of the fuss, look no further than the Summit Knife. It's available in two different colorways: black with a silver-finished blade, and a more discreet gunmetal design that blacks out the blade and the pocket clip. And with a two year guarantee, you can rest assured that the Summit can reliably handle what you throw at it. For a limited time only, you can also save 10% off on the Summit Knife by purchasing it at the link below and using code EDC10 at checkout.

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Hammerstone Goods x Gear Infusion Gift Box

With winter in full swing, it's not uncommon to see lip balm in an EDC. But for the most part, those lip balms aren't as carefully considered as the rest of the kit. Hammerstone Goods is a new brand that aims to change that with their personal care products designed by and for the everyday carry crowd. Their products' thoughtful packaging, organic ingredients, and high performance make them something you’ll be proud to carry along with the rest of your favorite gear. For the holiday season, Hammerstone Goods teamed up with Gear Infusion to release a gift pack that makes for an excellent introduction to both brands. It comes with two of Hammerstone Goods' lip balms, their Active Deodorant, and one of Gear Infusion's innovative EverRatchet ratcheting multi-tools.

Since Hammerstone Goods lip balms are made for the EDCer, they've paid close attention to how easy it is to carry. It starts with the tube itself. The tube's oblong shape allows it to ride easily in your pocket with minimal bulk and prevents it from rolling off of a table. And with something like lip balm, the fewer chances there are for it to go missing, the better. The lip balm itself features a high performance formula packed with nourishing, organic ingredients like sunflower oil, hempseed oil, and vitamin E. It's the result of surveying over 1000 EDCers and 100 beta testers to develop a lip balm that's gentle yet effective. The gift pack includes two flavors: Key Lime + Mint, and Blood Orange + Mint. They're both based on a zesty citrus with a cool minty finish. To round out your personal care regimen, you'll also get one of their Eucalyptus + Mint Active Deodorants — an aluminum-free deodorant that's been formulated to keep you smelling fresh all day long without irritating sensitive skin, thanks to its all-natural, bacteria-fighting ingredients.

Inside the box, there’s also one of Gear Infusion’s EverRatchet titanium keychain tools. This tiny tool packs a big punch, with over 20 functions integrated into its sub-2” form factor. There are the standard offerings like a scraper, flat head screwdriver, and bottle opener seen in most keychain tools, but the EverRatchet's namesake sets it apart from the rest. Thanks to some clever engineering, its fully ratcheting bit driver lets you quickly and easily tighten (or loosen) up a screw in even the smallest of spaces.

This pack has everything you need to make a quick fix — whether it’s to maintain your chapped lips, freshen up, tighten a screw, or open a package. You can pick up the gift pack with $59 worth of goods for just $45 as a special bundle price from Hammerstone Goods at the link below and save even more as an Everyday Carry reader with our exclusive code EDC15 at checkout.

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Ridge Wallet Titanium Collection

What makes a minimalist wallet good for everyday carry? It takes more than a stylish design, that's for sure. While looking good in hand is a big plus, it shouldn't sacrifice functionality and ease of use to do so. That's why the Ridge Wallet earned its spot as one of the most popular wallets on the EDC scene. It has a compelling mix of high-capacity minimalist style, rock-solid premium construction, and a uniquely versatile design that's only found its way into more people's pockets since its successful Kickstarter launch in 2013. So whether you're meaning to replace your bulky bifold with something slimmer or you're on the hunt for a bombproof wallet upgrade, a titanium Ridge Wallet should fit the bill.

The Ridge Wallet's unique EDC-friendly design sets it apart from the rest of the pack. It uses a combination of elastic bands and titanium plates to hold up to 12 payment and identification cards in a compact profile. The titanium plates that make up the core of the wallet keep the whole package lightweight at just 2.5 ounces in your pockets. The panels also provide an added RFID-blocking benefit, helping keep your personal information safe from fraudsters skimming for data. The wallet's designed to give you a few options when it comes to carrying paper currency and other daily essentials, too. You can choose between an elastic cash strap or a traditional money clip made from spring steel. With either configuration, you can keep a few twice-folded bills handy on the exterior of the wallet, or use it for RFID-enabled cards, and so on. And unlike some minimalist wallets out there, the metal construction of the Ridge makes it far more durable to stand the test of time. And its longevity is backed by a lifetime warranty.

While you can't go wrong with black, Ridge offers two other titanium color ways: a cool gunmetal grey and an extra-special electroplated version that's burnt by hand for a one-of-a-kind pop of color. And just in time for the holidays, you can save on a Ridge Wallet whether for yourself or as a gift by using code EDC10 at checkout when you buy from Ridge at the link below.

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MecArmy EH3 EDC Carabiner

If you're going to be carrying keys anyway, you might as well make the most of your keychain setup. The quick and easy way to maximize the utility of your keychain is with a multi-functional carabiner. MecArmy's EH3 is one of the newest EDC-focused carabiners on the market. Its solid feature set, premium materials, and EDC-oriented design make it a compelling piece of kit on its own or as the missing link to complement the rest of your keychain carry.

To give the EH3 the strength needed for its tools without weighing it down, it's CNC-machined out of C4 titanium. Its impressive strength to weight ratio gives it durability you'd want on a tool that's carrying something as important as your keys and backup gear. A barely-there weight of 0.645 ounces and a 2.84 inch total length makes it effortless to carry, especially if you prefer a back pocket tuck for the added security and reduced noise of a jingly keychain.

When it's not being used to carry keys, it can handle a surprising amount of everyday tasks. At the business end is a pry bar that can also work as a screwdriver and a nail lifter in a pinch. Moving up, there's a slot for a keyring or cordage, as well as a bottle opener built-in to the spring gate section. Last but not least, a multi-size hex wrench makes quick work of nuts and bolts. If you're looking for a simple keychain that does more than carry your keys, the EH3 might do the trick. Check it out in closer detail at the link below.

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T'Spin Titanium Travel Tool

It's always the small things that tend to get forgotten when we travel. That's why having a capable multi-tool on hand is important, but most aren't something you can take with you when you fly. And when it comes to their actual functions, even the most travel-friendly multi-tools aren't designed for the challenges of traveling. Enter the T'Spin, a useful gadget designed for frequent fliers, by frequent fliers. It packs a set of travel essential tools not commonly found in other designs into a fun and EDC-friendly package made of premium materials.

The tool set of the T'Spin truly sets it apart from other travel everyday carry options. It starts with storage space for two SIM cards and the tool you need to install and remove them from your phone. That's one of the last things you end up packing and you'll end up regretting it hard when you're desperately trying to search for an alternative in a foreign country where you probably don't speak the language. Plus, there's even a notch built into the tool that lets you prop up your phone so you can catch up on the shows you've downloaded to it during long-haul flights without needing to hold it with your hands constantly. When it's time to stow everything away for arrival, the body of the tool is designed to let you wrap around a USB cord to keep it from tangling up in your bag or your pockets. And for life's small but important tasks, there's a micro screwdriver built in and sized perfectly to help you fix and maintain your glasses in a pinch. When it comes time to unwind, the integrated and ever-essential bottle opener helps you crack open a cold one for you and your travel companions.

For a tool that you're going to want to carry everywhere you go, the T'Spin's premium titanium construction means it can stand up to whatever you throw at it without breaking or corroding. It helps keep it very lightweight too, weighing in at 35 grams even when you throw in the included fidget spinner function. It's not essential but it's certainly fun and can help when you're feeling anxious or stressed out by flying and traveling in general. And on a more practical note, the design of the T'Spin includes a carabiner swing gate to attach it to your gear as well.

With its unique assortment of travel EDC essentials, the T'Spin makes a compelling case for a spot in your everyday carry. And if you make a pledge to secure one right now, you can save quite a bit off the sticker price as a way of saying thanks for getting this unique project off the ground. Check it out and learn more about the T'Spin multitool at the Kickstarter link below.

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Handgrey KIN Titanium Key Hook

When it comes to making the most out of your keychain, it's all about the hook. Most keychain hooks, at best, do their job keeping your essentials close at hand. At worst, they're so poorly designed that they can damage your pockets or belt. For us EDCers, that simply won't do. So Handgrey put their years of experience and successful crowdfunded projects behind them to perfect the keychain hook with their latest product, the KIN. With its efficiency in its simplicity and metal that speaks for itself, the KIN doesn't just enhance your keychain's utility, but it elevates its aesthetic as well.

So how do you dress up something as simple as a hook? Titanium would be a good place to start. The EDCer's favorite metal offers unique properties that make it great for gear meant to be used every day, such as its strength in spite of its flexibility and its heavy resistance while remaining lightweight. That flexibility lends itself well to the functionality of KIN's Grade 5 titanium hook, since it's able to engage and disengage without ever losing its grip.

Handgrey also added a couple of thoughtful touches to the hook itself: a no-contact opening and slightly curved tip that ensures it doesn't rip your pockets to shreds over time, and a wide inner clearance for latching onto thicker objects. Since the hook rides deep, there are grooves on either side of the KIN that give proper purchase when pulling it from its attachment point. The keychain slot itself also shows off Handgrey's precision-cut ornamentation, slow-cut using EDM (electrical discharge machining) for precision even in the smallest spaces. While it doesn't add any functionality, it's something that will make onlookers do a double-take to see just how such tiny cuts are possible.

A simple hook with the right design goes a long way. The Handgrey KIN is already funded nearly six times over, with plenty of time for you to pledge for one of two styles and accessories at the link below.

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The James Brand Titanium Knife Collection

When you think about your EDC knife, it's easy to focus on just the blade. But that's only half the equation — the handle and materials also play a huge role. Aluminum handles might seem more tactical while G10 handles fit in an outdoorsy carry for example. In the case of The James Brand family of knives, with its focus on everyday utility blended with modern styling, there's no better fit than titanium. The new Titanium Collection now has a knife in every EDCer's favorite metal, whether you want a keychain option, a classier slipjoint, or a hardworking framelock for your kit.

For their first materials-focused collection, The James Brand dressed up a well-balanced trio of their knives in matte Grade 5 titanium scales. Titanium has amazing physical properties that are perfectly suited for EDC gear: it's uniquely strong yet flexible, light weight, and resistant to corrosion. It also complements the sleek, minimalist silhouettes on these three knives.

If you're looking for day-to-day performance and a solid lock for hard use, the Chapter knife covers your bases. It features a usable 2.8” long, drop point D2 steel blade to tackle most cutting jobs. It deploys quickly via a manual thumb stud and locks up securely into its titanium frame lock. For a dressier, more modern take on a classic pocketknife, there's the County. Its 2.5” Sandvik 12C27 blade requires a two-hand open and doesn't lock, making it a viable EDC in places where large, locking knives or open carry are restricted. Last but not least, the titanium Elko knife can ride on your keychain and handle quick cuts, opening mail, and other smaller tasks thanks to its 1.74” blade and built-in screwdriver/keychain attachment point.

Check out the full titanium collection here, or grab the titanium Chapter at the link below.

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