Sync II belt buckle might seem like it is solely good for retaining your pants up, however it packs a plethora of instruments to rival a Swiss Military Knife.
It’s a query all nicely-adjusted, critical adults have requested themselves at one level or different: what belt would an actual-life Batman use to maintain his pants up?
In need of any corporations we all know of which are producing brilliant yellow utility belts, the prize might need to go to SOG’s new Sync II belt buckle. It might seem like a relatively inoffensive metal buckle, nevertheless it’s truly a reasonably nifty multi-software — comprising a plethora of instruments that might rival a Swiss Military Knife.
These embrace (deep breath) a straight blade, bolt/nut gripper, bottle opener, crimpers, three-sided file, medium and small flat screwdrivers, Phillips screwdriver, pliers, ruler, scissors, and gentle wire cutter.
Positive, there’s no Batarang in there, however what do you anticipate for $eighty?
“Anyone who’s ever held a multi-device is aware of a part of the attraction is how all of the elements fold up inside them,” Matt Crawford, a member of the general public relations group for producer SOG, advised Digital Developments. “From a knife blade to screwdrivers to plier heads, a multi-software is that this excellent, compact little moveable toolbox. There a few methods to utilize the form: you’ll be able to put on it as a belt buckle, you’ll be able to stuff right into a pack or purse, you’ll be able to clip it on to one thing. The thought behind the Syncs is to vary the form of multi-instruments with out sacrificing their usefulness.”
The Sync II was initially designed by Jameson Ellis, a craftsman who additionally gives an Etsy retailer full of pretty distinctive gadgets. Nevertheless, it’s being manufactured (together with its stablemate, the Sync I) by SOG Knives & Instruments, an organization which has been linked to the U.S. army because it was based 30 years in the past.
The Sync buckles match with the corporate’s concentrate on useful design and aesthetic engineering, each of which have been a part of its DNA since day one. Are you able to consider a greater method to cease your pants falling down?