The Bellingham Podcast
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Ep. 211 | EDC Made In America [Part 2]

Ep. 211 | EDC Made In America [Part 2]

A topic as big as America itself, we had to make it a two-parter.

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Watches & Horology

Shinola - Though dinged by the FTC for using Swiss and other imported parts, the watches are still fully assembled in the United States, with other products and materials sourced through manufacturing partners in Ann Arbor and Wisconsin.

Fine Timepiece Solutions- 

ARES - Stanwood Wa. -

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WEISS watches -

Vortic Watches. Colorado -

Timex “American Documents” 

ADPT Strap -

EA8 Leathergoods -

Electronics and Equipment

U-Turn Audio -


Leatherman - Portland OR -

CRKT CEO - Tualitin OR -


Toys and Games

GreenToys - “Green Toys has recycled more than 80 million milk jugs to make eco-friendly toys”


Bicycle cards (US playing cards) -

Made in Washington*

Bee Hive Candles - Based in Maple Falls, bees wax, honeycomb and aromatherapy candles.

Big Dipper Wax Works - Based in Seattle since 1993, beeswax candles, essential oils, and body care products.

Heritage Distilling - “Largest Independently Owned Craft Distillery in the PNW” with Cask and Spirits membership clubs. Locations in Gig Harbor, Roslyn, Tumwater and Ballard neighborhood and Eugene in Oregon.

The Bellingham Podcast
Bellingham Podcast
Pacific Northwest aficionados, AJ Barse and Chris Powell are your hosts each week talking about their views and interests in technology, travel, gear and watches. Or, put another way, "PNW life and views from the city by the Salish Sea."
The Bellingham Podcast is recorded in or on location in or around the City of Subdued Excitement, Bellingham Washington. This show is also available on-air on Bellingham's KMRE 102.3FM.