Category: Gear

If you are having a hard time deciding on what gear to buy, how to use it, or how it integrates with the task at hand, we here to help. With honest gear reviews from real end-users and detailed how-to’s, we will help you make the most of your gear.

leatherman wingman and leatherman sidekick

Leatherman Wingman vs Sidekick EDC multitool comparison

When Leatherman came out with the Wingman, they also introduced the Sidekick. These “sister” multitools offer Leatherman quality at an affordable price. Made for hard work, pocket carry and long-term use, read our comparison guide and find which one is the best multitool to add to your EDC.

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Best Glide Survival Tin Fishing Kit

Best Glide Survival Tin Fishing Kit – Review and Test

Many times gear you carry is for a just-in-case scenario. Whether it be for emergency shelter, fire, water, or food, it’s important to not just have the gear you might need, but also know how to use it. Let’s take a look at a compact survival kit from Best Glide and test out how effective the included fishing kit is.

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wallet and cards

How to downsize your wallet – 6 easy steps

We talked about in “What is everyday carry (EDC)?” about how important it is to evaluate your everyday carry fundamentals. One of these fundamentals is a wallet (or, something to hold identification, money etc.). But, have you been intentional about what you carry in your wallet? We walk through an Option Gray team member’s process and solution to downsizing their wallet.

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tec accessories python clip

TEC Accessories Python Clip – 5 ways to use

The TEC Accessories Python Clip is the perfect keychain accessory to keep specific items detachable. Make your keys useable and flexible so they can easily change depending on where you are going and what you’re doing. A much easier option over standard split rings, the Python Clip allows for quick addition or removal of items. Once you clip it on, it will NOT let go, making it a great option for your Primary EDC (everyday carry) setup.

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Foursevesn preon p1 and preon p2

FOURSEVENS New Preon P1 and P2 Improvements

Updated and new for 2016, FOURSEVENS took their long-running Preon series and improved it. A look at the four main changes they’ve made to both the Preon P1 and P2 is below as well as why incorporating these new lights into your everyday carry (EDC) can give you a big upgrade in terms of brightness and capability.

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