The Everyday Carry Face Off

The Everyday Carry Face Off

CLiP™ System v.s. Traditional Keychain Pill Box Lever Gear’s founder Mike Scully had long been fed up with the Traditional Keychain Pill Box and its serious limitations when he decided to challenge the traditional design. Mike wanted to invent something better,...
How to Shop for a Minimalist

How to Shop for a Minimalist

Gift shopping for a minimalist. It sounds like the start to a good joke. But, the question still remains—how do you shop for someone who supposedly shuns material goods? Understanding the Movement Contrary to popular belief, minimalism does not necessarily mean that...
Prototypes: Designing Your Ideas

Prototypes: Designing Your Ideas

Prototyping for Fun and Profit “You should prototype it.” I said. I was sitting in my friends’ living room and they were telling me about the new island they were planning for their kitchen. Will thought a larger island would provide a nicer eating surface. Mona...
A photo story of Levergear’s new robot etcher.

A photo story of Levergear’s new robot etcher.

New robotic etcher moved in with help from friends. Lever Gear is growing and adding advanced manufacturing to our in-house capabilities with our new robotic etcher.  Our founder, Mike Scully, worked with Mecco to design a robot for our needs and recruited our...
Buy Local: Supporting Main Street

Buy Local: Supporting Main Street

Buy Local: Why Localism Localism is a movement all about interacting with local businesses to foster relationships within the community for the benefit of the business, consumer, and city. It’s about cities reinvesting in dilapidated buildings, turning them into...