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Army Demonstrates a New Age of Night Marksmanship Technology

The U.S. Army demonstrated a breakthrough in soldier weapons targeting Thursday that features a tiny, weapon-mounted thermal sight designed to communicate wirelessly with the service’s latest Enhanced Night Vision Goggle. By pressing a button...

ORSM 17 – Hilleberg Mesh Tent 1

This is Hilleberg’s Mesh Tent 1. This one-man shelter is a bath tub design with mesh upper to keep the bugs out. It can be used alone or with a tarp in inclement weather...

ORSM 17 – swrve B.E.L.T.

Simplicity in design is refreshing. The B.E.L.T. (Beautifully Engineered Latch for Trousers and other lower body apparel) from swrve is made from 1″ tubular nylon and an aluminum buckle. There’s nothing else to it....

ORSM 17 – Goal Zero Venture 70

I’ve been using the Goal Zero Venture 30 as a backup power supply for my phone and iPad since it came out. At OR, I got my first look at the new Venture 70....

ORSM 17 – Updated Guide Tennie from Five Ten

Five Ten was colocated with parent company Adidas at Outdoor Retailer Summer Market. The sole features Five Ten’s famous Stealth Rubber but with a new midsole. Additionally, the heel cup comes up slightly higher...