Valentine’s Day is fast approaching and you may be feeling the pressure building to find that special gift that says “I love you,” and will also be something they’ll really appreciate having. Your friends at ASG have your back. Here is a short list of great products that every Valentine would love to have. You’ll have to supply the romantic presentation.
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Keep your EDC gear handy with these stylish stretchable pants with 8 strategically-located pockets. Perfect for casual time in town and a stint at the range, this easy-care poly blend is comfortable and will hold up to all levels of activity.
Nothing says Gray Man like a pair of jeans, but traditional styles are heavy and restrict your movement and activity. Step up to a pair of Vertx Defiance Jeans with stretch comfort you’ll feel in every step and bend. Plus, 11 pockets help you organize your EDC gear exactly where you want it and the unique wallet security feature will frustrate even the most accomplished Parisian pick-pockets.
Part of the new ergonomic FREE series, all of the tools are accessible from the outside of the tool and lock with magnets, making it easier and quicker to find and deploy the implement you need. With 19 tools it will be hard to find everyday challenges that you won’t be able to solve with the P2. From pliers and scissors and a host of screwdrivers, to files, an awl and bottle and can openers, not to mention a combo-edge knife, whether you’re in camp, at home or on the road you’ll want to keep this essential toolkit nearby.
This 4-piece cutlery set will make meal preps quick and efficient for many years to come. Expertly crafted in Switzerland, this collection includes a 10.25-inch bread knife, 8-inch chef’s knife, a 6-inch utility knife and a 4-inch paring knife. Balanced for easy handling with textured non-slip grips for added safety and lasting good looks.
Taser Pulse Self-Defense Weapon
This civilian version of the famous less-lethal weapon is an effective tool for averting attacks from assailants at home or on the street. The strong electric shock lasts up to 30 seconds and can be delivered up to 15 feet away. If you can’t or don’t carry a firearm, this can be the next best way to protect your loved ones from danger.
At less than 4 inches, you can keep this 250-lumen LED flashlight close at hand at all times. Keep the lithium-ion battery fully charged with the included USB cord. Use the 50-lumen setting for finding keyholes, searching your pack or purse and making your way around camp and to your favorite hunting spot in the dark.
When you want to add a serious lighting solution to your handgun or long gun, the TLR-1 HL is an excellent choice. Ready to slide onto Glock or Picatinny style rails, this compact light puts out 800 blinding lumens and also has a strobe function to disorient those in its path. Rapidly attaches/detaches to easily switch between weapons. Ambidextrous switch controls momentary- and steady-on and strobe modes.
Attack your wilderness and camping chores with confidence in this trail-proven American-made knife. The 4-inch 1095 steel blade will hold its edge through all sorts of basic and hard use. The Micarta handle scales and nimble size make it ideal for most outdoor cutting tasks and its dark tan leather sheath will keep the PR4 securely on your hip when it’s not in your hand.
This right-sized folder is ideally suited for most daily cutting tasks. Present the 3.2-inch blade quickly with the flipper and it will stay solidly locked in position until you release the liner lock. The IKBS ball-bearing pivot is smooth and makes opening the knife quick and easy. Anodized aluminum handles are the perfect blend of good looks, comfort and durability and feel good in the hand.
Safety and simplicity are always welcome, especially in austere emergency situations. This Sawyer water filter system is easily portable and will provide potable water in virtually any circumstance. Small and light enough to be stored in the glove box, fishing kit or survival kit, it can be ready to go at a moment’s notice to filter up to 100,000 gallons of questionable water.
You never know when the need or desire to go fishing will kick in. This 3-piece rod quickly assembles into its 5-foot length and includes a reel with a 4 bearing system and a cloth storage/carry bag. Just add your favorite line and lures and you’re ready for a quick trip to the lake. Reel handle accommodates left- and right-handed use.