Gear Aid Inc. Acquires HEROCLIP®
Bellingham, WA (Friday, January 21, 2022): Gear Aid Inc. is proud to announce the acquisition of the award winning HEROCLIP® swivel carabiner product line from Lulabop...
Justin Mitchell joins GEAR AID as VP of Finance & Administration
GEAR AID welcomes Justin Mitchell as its new vice president of Finance and Administration. Justin comes to GEAR AID with more 25 years of experience in finance leadership roles—most recently at two Washington-based companies: Wood Stone Corporation and Alpha Technologies.
GEAR AID Expands Its Knife Collection with the Tanu
The Tanu Rescue and Dive Knife is the latest addition to the GEAR AID Adventure Tools collection. Designed for use in salt water, this blunt-tip knife features a 3” full tang, stainless-steel blade.
New Reflective Guyline Kit is Now Part of the GEAR AID Adventure Tools Collection
The Reflective Guyline Kit is a multipurpose tool that features reflective accents and a bright orange color to secure tents and tarps day or night.
GEAR AID Expands Paracord Line with the Fire Strand 550
GEAR AID expands its paracord line with the launch of the Fire Strand 550 Paracord. This multipurpose tool is now available in coyote color and offers 50 ft of cordage for use as a clothesline, tie-down, or fire-starter. The suggested retail price is $11.95.
Tanner Merrill Joins GEAR AID as the New Supply Chain Planning Manager
GEAR AID welcomes Tanner Merrill as its new supply chain planning manager. Tanner comes to GEAR AID with more than a decade of experience in the outdoor industry and he will be managing and directing all aspects of the inventory planning and production scheduling process for GEAR AID.
GEAR AID Launches Silnylon Repair Patches
GEAR AID is expanding its line of Tenacious Tape with the new Silnylon Patches. These peel-and-stick patches permanently fix rips and tears in silicone-treated and lightweight fabrics, including silnylon tents, tarps, and backpacks.
GEAR AID Brings McNett Tactical Products into the Fold
Effective immediately, GEAR AID will now have McNett Tactical products in its line of Adventure Tools. Specifically, the use of the “McNett Tactical” name will be discontinued. This rebrand will also introduce new packaging for Camo Form®, Op Drops™, Microfiber Towels, Gruntline®, and Sleep Mask.
GEAR AID Expands Adventure Tool Line
GEAR AID is expanding its line of Adventure Tools with the launch of four new products: Camp Carabiner, Camp Line Kit, Taut Line Kit, and Carabiner Light Kit.
Introducing the Kotu Tanto Knife
Featuring a 3” full-tang blade and weighing under 6 oz, the lightweight Kotu is an every day carry tanto knife that's useful for survival, camping, hunting and fishing trips.
Introducing New Pouches for the Revivex Collection
GEAR AID introduces new, pouch packaging for its line of Revivex water repellents and wash treatments. The pouches contain less plastic than traditional bottle packaging. The change is part of GEAR AID’s latest rebrand efforts to modernize packaging.
GEAR AID Launches Sleek, New Look
GEAR AID launches a fresh, new look to its product line and combines multiple sub-brands into one; bringing dive, watersports and outdoor care and repair products together under four collections: Aquaseal adhesives, Seam Grip sealants, Revivex cleaners and water repellents and Tenacious Tape patches.
Introducing the Buri and Akua Utility Knives
Introducing two fixed blade knives designed for outdoor adventures on land or in water. The Buri, with its drop point blade, is ideal for the avid outdoorsman or woman. The Akua is a blunt tip knife and sheath with webbing mounts for paddlers. Each knife weighs 5.7 oz with a suggested retail price of $29.95.
GEAR AID Named Innovator of the Year by Seattle Business Magazine
GEAR AID has been awarded Innovator of the Year in the 2017 Washington Manufacturing Awards by Seattle Business Magazine.
Introducing the 19-piece Camp Kit by GEAR AID
Priced at $19.95 and weighing only 2.3 ounces, this lightweight and compact kit includes all the essential supplies to complete quick, in-field repairs to rips, tears and holes.
New Revivex Spray Bottle for Easy Application
GEAR AID introduces a new spray bottle for its best-selling outerwear care product, ReviveX Durable Water Repellent. Now available in a larger 10.5oz metal container that uses air-powered technology for a continuous spray that is easier to apply.
GEAR AID Appoints Industry Veteran Clark Campbell as President
GEAR AID, an award-winning manufacturer long synonymous with outdoor adventure, today introduced new company president Clark Campbell. An industry veteran well-versed ...
McNett Corporation becomes GEAR AID Inc.
We are now officially known as GEAR AID Inc.
GEAR AID Partners with RAM Mounts
GEAR AID has partnered with Seattle-based RAM Mounts to offer three-piece mount kits for GEAR AID’s new battery-powered LED lights and power packs.
GEAR AID Launches New Rechargeable SPARK LED Light
GEAR AID is introducing the SPARK – a new rechargeable light that's compact and portable, yet powerful enough to deliver 160 lumens of white LED light.