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 prospects to two US-based companies with factories in China…

Read more

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™ that are coming down the pipeline, we thought you might be asking…

Read more

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 neighbors at Hampton Station to help install the new machinery at Lever Gear…

Read more

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 companies or condos, and revitalizing once-abandoned areas of town. Hampton Station—where our office is located in Greenville,…

Read more

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 backpacks, and everything in between. Take a…

Read more

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 tighten a nut down for…

Read more

Life Hack: DIY around Your Home and in the Great Outdoors

Life Hack: making life easier, one hack at a time. Life can be hard sometimes, but with a little creativity and vision, life can be a little bit easier. We’ve compiled ten life hacks we’ve used to make our lives easier, and we hope they’ll help you too! Check out our life hacks to use…

Read more

Manufacturing the Toolcard Pro

An intense hands-on process from start to finish Watch the precision machining and quality that goes into each Toolcard Pro. Made in the U.S. by many skilled hands, ending in a robust and beautiful part. Meet our team along the way.    https://youtu.be/BA3_uN6EfDM   At first glance of the Toolcard Pro, I could see that careful thought…

Read more

How To Multitool: A How To Guide for Your Toolcard Pro

How To or Not To—That is the Question So, you purchased your Toolcard Pro because you want to be prepared. But you look at it, feel the weight of it in your hands, and wonder, “How do I use this?” Wonder no more! This blog post is filled with helpful tips and links to instructional…

Read more