The Gear Journal

Tengu Flipper by Benchmade

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Benchmade seems to be paying attention to independent knife makers… This thing is a smoke show.

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Leica M10 Monochrome

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I love Leica. I hate Leica. It’s a company split between fashion designers and some of the best optical engineers in the world. As a result, you get cameras with amazing design and performance, but at a price that is just flat-out unreasonable.

The new M10 Monochrome is likely an amazing machine, but I’ll never know.

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SZQHT Clippers

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For some reason, I only need nail clippers when I’m out of town and on the road. So, I decided to get some for my doc-kit. These rule.

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Matador Re-Ties

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Kind of a refined version of remove-able zip-ties… Super handy for wire management in laptop bags, work stations, etc…

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Keychron K4

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Continuing down the road of the studio rebuild… I am testing a mechanical keyboard by Keychron labeled the K4. Thus far, it’s FANTASTIC.

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Insta360 One R

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An action camera with Leica glass… I have no idea if these are worth a shit, but I’m hearing good things.

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MX Master 3 Mouse

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Continuing with my studio update, I got a new mouse… I’ve been using the MX Master 1 for the past four years ago and it has done me well. So, I went with the newer MX Master 3. It’s $99… and might be the best $99 I’ve spent this year.

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The 16″ MacBook Pro

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I had a complete meltdown in the studio this week and had to buy a few new machines. The new 16″ MacBook Pro is the first Apple product that has truly impressed me since the iPhone 5. It’s really, really fantastic.

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