Life in the outdoors

Life in the outdoors2010

Snowracer Proline

A must-have toy for snowy winters. Stiga’s cutting-edge sled with a steering wheel has been on the market since 1965. (From the catalogue 2012.)

Life in the outdoors1950

Hunter’s horn

Before walkie-talkies and wireless communication, the hunter’s horn was the only way to coordinate the hunting team. (From catalogue 1952.)

Life in the outdoors2010

Folding bike

The minibike of the 1960s swept Sweden of its feet. When the big cities started getting crowded around the 2000s, the need for a folding bike came back. (From catalogue 2013.)

Life in the outdoors1990

Bike computer

The digital watches of the 1980s took the world by storm. As soon as they became easy to produce, other industries followed with their own versions. The digital bike computer became the status symbol of the day, both in school yards and bike clubs. (From the catalogue 1990.)

Life in the outdoors1920

Pocket knife

The arrival of the spring-loaded pocket knife made handling it much safer than before. (From catalogue 1928.)

Life in the outdoors1960

Camping kitchen kit

In 1960, Sweden legislated a 45-hour working week. A lot of new spare time appeared in people’s lives. As a result, the camping business grew further still. With this kitchen kit, cooking on the ground was easier than ever before. (From the catalogue 1964.)

Life in the outdoors1990

Chair backpack

With a chair built into the backpack you can save space and make your hiking breaks more comfortable. The classic version only has a simple stool but this one came with a luxurious back support. (From the catalogue 1994.)

Life in the outdoors1950

Alloy boat

Airplane production during the First World War paved the way for aluminium, or alloy, as one of the world’s most useful metals. The outdoor-industry was quick to start using the material too, for instance with this alloy boat. (From the catalogue 1951.)

Life in the outdoors2000

Tick remover

Buttergreasing and other old-skool tricks had to step back when the simple and smart tick remover came onto the market. Today there are as many versions as there are colors. (From catalogue 2006.)

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