Small Business Success In a Big Business World

Etsy, Amazon, Ebay, Alibaba—if you’re a small business owner and you aren’t familiar with these platforms—you should be. These are just four of hundreds of online marketplaces, and they are changing the way small businesses operate. In this blog post, we’re taking a look at how small businesses can find success while working in conjunction…

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A year of pictures

1st Quarter of 2018 In the 1st quarter, Lever Gear celebrated birthdays, new product concepts, a new robotic team member from Mecco, and the announcement of two new Lever Gear members that would make their appearances in roughly nine months! 2nd Quarter of 2018 The second quarter brought a new employee (a human this time!),…

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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! Check out these preppers, carriers, and all around badass women: Gaye…

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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…

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Our Mission: Designing Products with Meaning

Once upon a time… …products had meaning. Tools were forged to last generations. Personal items were cherished and passed down from father to son, mother to daughter. Whether out of necessity or pride or some other reason, people bought things with care and cared for the things they bought. From Memory to Mission One of…

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