True Utility Clip Telepen (TU256) Review

Clip Telepen
We were fans of the original True Utility Telepen, and indeed, it earned it’s place on our daily keyring. You really begin to notice all those occasions when you would be rooting through drawers to find a writing implement, when you are always the guy with the pen. The keyring pen is a genuinely useful idea. Alas, after 12 months, our concerns about the closure of the pen were somewhat confirmed, and we had begun to find the lid attached to our keyring, but the actually pen body in our pocket. Luckily, we never lost the pen, but it seems likely that some people will. So, does the new design Telepen fix this issue, and will it replace the original on our keyrings? Continue reading

Spyderco Bug (C133) Pocket Knife Review

Spyderco Bug Pocket Knife

Today we have perhaps the smallest functional knife you’re likely to come across – the Sypderco Bug, a knife just 4cm long when closed and just over 7cm when opened. It’s also very competitively priced at under a tenner at many retailers, and just £7 at some stores at the time of writing. But does it actually work, or is it just an impressively small gadget that’s not really very useful? Continue reading