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

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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…

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Veterans: The 18.5 Million in the United States

Our Great Country 325 million citizens have the very rare opportunity to live in the greatest country the world has ever seen. 18.5 million veterans have made that a possibility. Yes, my bias is proudly on display. Today, some 86% of millionaires reported that they are first time members in the millionaire club. In fact, in…

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Small Business, Big Impact: Supporting a Cause

One Small Business and the World Scott, Brayden, Mike, and April clean up the Swamp Rabbit Trail. Lever Gear is a small business operating in a big world. We’re located in Greenville, South Carolina, a thriving city filled with movers, shakers, and change makers. We fancy ourselves a part of that crowd too. To keep…

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