Intentional Carry

"Unexamined gear is not worth carrying." -Socrates (maybe)
The Gear List: The Gear I Carry and the Gear I Want

The Gear List: The Gear I Carry and the Gear I Want

Hi! I’m Aaron—Lever Gear’s Operations Assistant—and I have a confession. Despite working in the EDC industry, I don’t consider myself to be a gear fanatic. I only buy what seems to work, and I only carry what I need (or what I think looks the coolest). This article is a little review of what gear I keep in my pockets and what I want to put in them.

Why Everyday Carry: Answering Your Questions about EDC

Why Everyday Carry: Answering Your Questions about EDC

Everyday Carry: What is it? ... Where is it popular? ... Why do people do it? ... These are all great questions. For our latest blog post, we set out to answer them (and others) for you. Because let's be honest, we wouldn't be a very good everyday carry gear...

Women of Everyday Carry

Women of Everyday Carry

Did you know August 26th marks Women's Equality Day in the United States? It originally commemorated women earning the right to vote, but this week we're celebrating Women's Equality Day by highlighting some women who are killing it in the world of Everyday Carry!...

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...

Top 5 Gear Crowdfunding Campaigns to Follow

Top 5 Gear Crowdfunding Campaigns to Follow

Over the last few months, we've spent countless hours on crowdfunding sites like Kickstarter and Indiegogo. Why? Well, because we've been crowdfunding for our newest CLiP™ System products! But that's probably not news to you. While we're convinced the CLiP™ System is...

Lever Gear Abroad: Manufacturing and New Product Updates

Lever Gear Abroad: Manufacturing and New Product Updates

You may have heard that in May 2018, we released our newest product line—the CLiP™ System. With orders flowing in, we made it a priority to finalize our manufacturing partner. So, Mike set out to find the manufacturer who could best meet our needs. After narrowing our...

Top 5 Ways to Carry the CLiP System

Top 5 Ways to Carry the CLiP System

On June 28, we successfully completed our Kickstarter campaign for the CLiP™ System! Miss all the excitement? Check out our New Product Page for the latest updates on our newest line of everyday carry gear. With everyone excited for their BitVaults™ and BitLights™...

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...

Made in America: 50 Products, 50 States

Made in America: 50 Products, 50 States

We take pride in the fact that our product is made in America, and I wanted to know what other companies out there were creating American-made goods. So, I did a little research. Here's a list of 50 companies making things from cars to climbing gear, booze to...

Multi-Tool Wallet: 10 compelling reasons you need one

Multi-Tool Wallet: 10 compelling reasons you need one

Not sure if a wallet multi-tool is for you? Here's 10 reasons why it's just for you. 1. Impress women Be a knight in shining armor or impress your friends by always having a fix at hand with a pocket wallet multi-tool. "I impressed a young lady who was trying to...