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Today in Gear: October 27, 2015

BMX meets fat bike, a wi-fi duffel bag (really), a bison “down jacket” and more.

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BMX meets fat bike, a wi-fi duffel bag (really), a bison “down jacket” and more.

On the Radar


Reveals, New Launches and Gear


United By Blue Ultimate American Jacket

The latest in non-down outerwear is United By Blue’s bison-hair-insulated jacket. The waterproof four-layer jacket features a removable vest and 14 pockets for prime versatility as fall inches towards winter. The naturally temperature-regulating bison fibers make it great for temperatures between -10 and 45 degrees Fahrenheit. And lastly, it’s made entirely in the USA.

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SE Bikes Fat Ripper

Fat biking’s getting big (pun not intended). SE Bikes’ Fat Ripper combines BMX elements like alloy Floval tubing, a Looptail rear end and Landing Gear Forks with 26 x 3.5-inch tires, disc brakes and more.

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Voyager Duffel

The compact Voyager Duffel was made with leather chosen for its propensity to conform to the belongings within it. And the optional inclusion of Karma Go wi-fi conforms to your tech habits.

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MiPow Power Tube 3000

With its built-in USB USB connector and Lightning connector, this portable battery solves more than one headache for juice-guzzling iPhone owners.

Buy Now: $50

Meyer Optik Görlitz Nocturnus 35mm f/0.95 for Fuji Film

$2,208 for a lens might seem absurd — but then, so is a f/0.95 aperture.

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Stock x High Life Collection

Whatever your thoughts on Miller, don’t dismiss their collaboration with Stock, a new clothing manufacturer producing its wares in Chicago.

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Deals of Note


Great Products at a Great Price


Audio-Technica ATH-M50x Professional Studio Monitor Headphones

Save $80 on these critically acclaimed headphones, heralded by outlets like CNET as the best headphones under $200.

Buy Now: $129+


Reviews and Buying Guides


Advice from the Crew


The Best Windbreakers Offer Stowability, Performance and Protection

From hiking in the Pacific Northwest to brunching in the West Village, there’s a windbreaker to fit your needs this fall. Read the Review

The 10 Best (and Affordable) Acoustic Guitars

Whether you’re deciding between Indian and Brazilian rosewood or you’re just trying to impress a love interest, this list has a guitar for you. Read the Review


According to Nat Geo, scientists are unsure how earthquakes like yesterday’s devastating magnitude 4.5 quake in Afghan are formed.

Sadly, The Lancet has confirmed that red and processed meats are carcinogenic to humans.

Yikes — didn’t mean to be such a downer. Here, look — Prince just joined Instagram. His stream is more or less what you’d expect.

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