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Fast Eddie

Fast Eddie has been a gear fanatic since an early age...collecting everything from watches to pocket knives. A lifelong entrepreneur, he started his online journey in 2000 selling used college textbooks on half.com. By 2006, he transitioned into a direct ecom site focused on everyday carry gear...everything from flashlights to pocket knives. Now, when he's not testing out new gear, he enjoys spending time in the outdoors...mostly running and fishing with his 2 teenage kids.

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Gear

Essential HUNTING Gear for your Next Hunt

It seems more and more folks are taking to the field these days. From solitary deer hunters to well-heeled wingshooters, the popularity of hunting is on the rise. What sort of essentials do you need before you tackle this age-old pursuit?

By Fast Eddie

Sports

Best Boxing Gloves for Beginners: top FOR HAND PROTECTION

When you pick up a new sport, you always want to ensure that you have the right training equipment and gear. It's essential to have the right boxing gloves because they can improve your skills and help you look the part. Regardless of what type of boxing you want to take up, you will need boxing gloves, mostly to prevent injury to your hands and wrists.

By Fast Eddie

EDC

THE TOP 6 EDC SCISSORS: “BEEFIER” CUTTING TOOLS

Yes, pocket knives are great, but sometimes you need more substance to cut through something from both sides. This is where the dual-leverage of the scissor comes in extremely handy. And you would be surprised how many people agree on this since there is a plethora of small, big, and even folding scissors to be found on the world wide web. So which one should you choose for your everyday cutting tasks?

By Fast Eddie

EDC

Child’s First Pocket Knife: Guidance and Recommendations

As our children grow older and more independent, some parents want to introduce their offspring to handy tools which can aid them in their day-to-day life or even double up as tools for self-defense. A pocket knife can fulfill this necessity, but which form of a pocket knife is right for your child's first pocket knife, and at what age should you introduce your kids to handling these items by themselves?

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EDC

Best Alternatives to Ridge WalletS: SAVE SOME MONEY

I've come to understand that these pseudo "leather" wallets I can buy at my local mall don't last very long. So, when I see a product like the Ridge wallet, I get a bit curious about whether it may be worth it. I'd buy it right away were it not for the rather hefty price tag. Let's explore some alternatives to the expensive Ridge wallets.

By Fast Eddie