Prime Day week is here, but before you start rifling through page after page of Amazon deals, you should know Amazon isn't the only fish in the sea.
In fact, many companies are combating Amazon's Prime Day dominance with some fairly impressive sales of their own. That includes the Boing Boing Store and a full collection of 15 different everyday carry items that everyone should carry…well, every day.
With discounts of up to 58 percent, there's plenty of savings to be had already, but if you enter the code OCTSALE20 during checkout, you can even save an extra 20 percent off your final purchase price.
Life is messy, which is why this multi-tool brings a whole lot of functionality to the table to sort it all out. Packed with a knife, pliers, screwdrivers, cutters, a scaler, and more, this foldable, organized design is ruthlessly efficient and incredibly helpful. And it's all less than six inches long.
How often do you see a multi-tool that can double as a pipe? Introduce yourself to the Geekey. Compact, lightweight, and durable, this key-sized tool has been engineered to handle a different task with practically every edge, hook and crevice…including working as a pipe. No, seriously…try it.
This multi-tool goes the extra mile, including a patent-pending ratchet feature that keeps you from needing to constantly lift and reposition the tool when you're working with tight visibility or space. Now, you can rank in screws faster with up to 20 lbs of torque. It's got 7 wrenches, a bottle opener, and even a custom-sized Flint2Go fire flint so you can start a blaze in seconds.
Its creator calls the BitzBlade 2.0 an epic tribute to the human ability. While that may be a bit over the top, there's no denying that this Kickstarter-funded wonder is loaded to the teeth, including 26 different features in a frame only 9 inches long.
Minimalist, lightweight, and made in the USA, the Cyclist Card is designed to bail you out of trouble when you're out for a ride. Of course, the ultra-durable steel tool can help you tackle a lot more than a flat tire. In fact, it's got 43 different documented functions, including a tire pry, hex wrenches and a truing fork, all in a frame that can slide easily into a credit card slot in your wallet for whenever you need an assist.
The Govo T4 is the world's first badge holder equipped with a multi-functional clip and spring-loaded card holding system that holds your card securely. Hook your ID to your belt, a pocket, a keychain or another spot for easy access. Plus, the Govo T4 also holds a pair of credit cards and a drivers license while the clip holds your cash in this ultra-tight high-quality package favored by military and law enforcement users worldwide.
Here's another Kickstarter-funded first — the world's first wallet with a built-in fingerprint reader to make sure you're the only one nosing around in your wallet ever. Synced up to your phone, the Cashew is supreme biometric protection at all times. It not only shields your cards, cash and ID, it's even got its own buzzer you can sound if the wallet ever gets misplaced.
Other cool accessories
There are plenty of guys who don't do everyday carry…yet still have a bottle opener on their keychain. Made from Grade 5 titanium, Pry.Me is the smallest bottle opener in the world. It's only the size of a penny, but it can hold up to 164,000 times its own weight. And since it can pull a car across a parking lot, it should be more than enough to pop open your bottle of suds with a flick.
A neat and tidy key organizer, the KeySmart settled that jangle of keys in your pocket into an ultra-concise, yet ultra-accessible carrier. You can slot in up to eight keys in this ultra-durable polycarbonate shell that slips easily into your pocket to eliminate any bulky, point awkwardness. And it's smaller than a pack of gum.
Complete with 4 Phillips-head screwdrivers and 4 slotted screwdrivers, this 8-in-1 Multifunctional Screwdriver is your obvious screwdriving specialist in a pinch. Convenient and easy to use, this tool saves a lot of space in your toolbox for the other screwdrivers you don't need anymore. It's also got a built-in LED light, since you never know.
While the days of roaming samurai are over, this Pocket Samurai is like carrying a pint-sized mini-sword at all times. Crafted in the style of a higonokami Japanese blade, this 440C stainless steel Tanto knife folds safely, but also comes with a pocket and money clip to attach this blade anywhere so you're all prepared.
Let this vial catch just 10 to 15 minutes of sunlight per day and the special material inside will produce hours of light every night. Just hook the vial to your keys, backpack or even your jacket zipper and the eerie, yet entrancing glow gives you an almost infinite light source anytime. It's bound to come in handy often.
Nobody wants to touch any surface nowadays, so the CleanKey makes sure you never have to.
Made from a 62-percent copper alloy, the CleanKey is inherently antimicrobial, killing or slowing down the spread of microorganisms including bacteria, viruses, and fungi. It opens doors, taps keys, signs touchscreens and more, all allowing your fingers, clothes and other objects to stay germ-free.
Yes, it's a kerosene lighter, but this TSHOMX lighter is really just as much a work of art.
100 percent hand forged using the finest Italian cowhide with fine deep-carved design embellishments, each lighter produces durable, long-lasting flame while displaying that you're clearly a person who appreciates the finer things.
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