Thursday, April 26, 2012

EDC Guide

EDC Gear Guide

You may see EDC and say "Oh the Electric Daisy Carnival, sure we know about EDC." This is not a guide to the traveling electronic dance music festival and if your searched and it took you here then your internet may be broken, but you should stick around because some of the products in this guide may be useful if you attend it.

This is an Every Day Carry guide or EDC guide. Every day carry products consist of practical things you carry with you at all times, everyday. We will be adding EDC gear regularly so check back often and leave any suggestions you may have in the comment section.

Fire starters
Light My Fire 2.0 Swedish Scout FireSteel
The Swedish Scout FireSteel 2.0
The Swedish Scout FireSteel lasts for over 3000 strikes, works wet, and is ideal for lighting campfires, stoves, and gas powered cooking gear. The Swedish Scout even has a whistle for search and rescue purposes. Available in 8 colors.
(Buy It Now for 12.99)

Emergency Fire Starter
Campers Magnesium Emergency Fire Starter
This economic magnesium fire starter solution can slide into any EDC case, pocket, and can even be attached to your knifes sheath. It's just 0.6 ounces and 2.4 inches long.
(Buy It Now for under $5 )

Spark Light Firestarter
Spark-Lite Survivalist Fire Starter 
Spark-Lite Survivalist Fire Starter is a small lightweight fire starting system that includes tabs called Tinder-Quick. Tinder-Quick tabs easily light up and burn for 2 minutes making an excellent base for a campfire.
(Buy It Now for $7.95)
Zippo Crown Stamp, High Pol. Chrome, Multi-Dimen Highlights
Zippo Lighter
The Zippo Lighter is an old favorite its a dependable fire source
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Benchmade Pardue Design Axis ComboEdge Mini-Griptilian Knife Drop-Point with Ambidexterous Thumb Studs (Yellow)
Benchmade Pardue Design Axis ComboEdge Mini-Griptilian Knife
Benchmade and EDC go hand in hand this is reaffirmed with the  Mini-Griptilian a compact 3 inch blade with a comfortable molded handle. The Benchmade Griptilian has a convenient ambidextrous AXIS locking mechanism.
(Buy It Now for $80)

Spyderco Tenacious G-10 Folding Knife
Spyderco's Tenacious G-10 folder is a great value EDC knife and is equally efficient. It's super lightweight just four ounces and has the signature Spyderco round hole which allows for easy opening.
(Buy It Now for just $35 down from $54.95)

Light My Fire: Swedish Fire Knife
Swedish Fire Knife is a combination firestarting flint and steel and high quality fixed blade knife. The Fire Knife is a collaboration between Swedish Firesteel and Mora knives.
(Buy It Now for just $36.50)

Smith's PP1 Pocket Pal Multifunction Sharpener
Smith's PP1 Pocket Pal Multifunction Sharpener keeps your knives and other sharp tools cutting and functioning properly with the pocket pal a necessary accompaniment to any camping trip or knife user on the go.
(Buy it now for just $8.99)

Multi Tools
Leatherman Squirt Keychain tool with pliers
Leatherman tools are widely known and used for their great quality. The Leatherman Squirt shrinks down the the Leatherman's many uses making it an ideal EDC solution.

Columbia River Knife and Tool's Eat N Tool 9100C Silver Multi Tool
Columbia River Knife And Tool's Eat N Tool
The CRKT Eat N Tool is a small multi tool used as a food utensil, bottle opener, and a wrench.
(Buy It Now for $5.56)

PocketToolX Piranha Multi-Purpose Pocket Tool
PocketTool X Piranha Multi-Purpose Pocket Tool
The Piranha pocket tool by PocketTool X can unscrew pretty much anything it comes across and it fits right in the palm of your hand. Just be careful it doesn't bite you.
(Buy It Now for $35)

Streamlight Nano Light Miniature Keychain LED Flashlight
The Streamlight Nano miniature key chain LED light is about an inch long and will attach to any keychain or slip into any EDC case.

MAGLITE Solitaire Flashlight
This AAA battery ultra slim light by legendary flashlight maker Maglite is called the Solitaire

Cases & Paracord

Rothco Venturer Travel Portfolio Bag
The Rothco Venturer Travel Portfolio bag is made from heavy duty canvas and a nylon lining. It's a high quality 8.5 inch by 5.5 inch carry solution.
(Buy It Now For 12.99)

Maxpedition Single Sheath
Maxpedition makes many edc carry solutions whether you just need a few items or many.
(Click Here For More Maxpedition Gear)




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  2. I am seriously in need of a multi-tool, since I lost mine during my last camping trip in the backcountry. And I think the Leatherman Squirt Keychain Tool with pliers will do. I also found alternative options here: