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…

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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 awesome, we have to admit it—there’s a lot of amazing gear out there.…

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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…

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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…

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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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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,…

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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…

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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 multi-tool. “I impressed a young lady who was trying to tighten a nut down for a…

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