You’re looking for a Christmas gift, but you want something unique. That’s what this article is all about. Odd America Holiday Christmas Gifts!
Whether it’s a loved one or a friend, you can’t go wrong with the odd gifts on our list. That’s because our gifts cover safety, security, conservation, and utility. Those are qualities that you don’t usually find in common Christmas gifts, but are ones that your friends and family will definitely appreciate.
#10 – Odd America Holiday Christmas Gifts: Walkstool Comfort Tripod Stool
I own this very Walkstool and I can only tell you that it is a godsend for my walking. I’m pretty heavy-set and this stool is easy to carry with me and can hold my weight without a problem. When I get tired, I simply whip it off my back, open it and sit down. I only need a minute or two to keep going, but that makes all the difference. This is a great gift for the hiker, walker, beachgoer, or outdoorsman on your list! Take a look at its great features.
- Easy-to-extend, retract, and lock legs make this stool ready to sit when you are
- This model of Walkstool has a seat that is 40-percent larger than a traditional stool seat
- Is it strong? They put 4 of these under a Volvo car and lowered it and they held up the car without a problem
- Comes with a nice pouch with lanyard and strap so you can throw it over your shoulder and go
- You won’t even notice you’re carrying this lightweight 26 oz stool
- 18 inches is a good height for me at 5’9” tall. If you’re taller take a look at their taller versions.
- So durable that 4 of them will hold up a Volvo!
- Practical pouch
- Only 26 oz for the 18 inch
- Max load of 440 lbs. means it sturdy
- Big rubber feet for a firm footing.
- Swedish design and quality
#9 – Wonder Wheeler Beach Cart
If you want to give something to your sports fan or beachgoer that will get their attention, it’s the Wonder Deluxe Wheeler Beach Cart with the ultra-wide 4-inch rear wheels. Sand, gravel, grass, this custom utility cart will float above them all. It has holders for everything you need for a day at the park, outdoor concert, camping, or college game. They will definitely see you coming and be envious of all the gear you’re able to bring with you! Now you don’t have to leave anything behind. You really can take it all with you! This cart has some beefy and useful features.
- Ultra-wide 4-inch, extra-large 10-inch diameter rear wheels provide stability and allow you to transport your gear over just about any terrain including sand, gravel, and grass without sinking or plowing
- Big 4.5-inch pivoting front wheels allow you to easily maneuver the cart wherever you need to go
- Soft neoprene handle makes transporting comfortable with less fatigue
- Can carry up to 100 lbs. of gear
- Spots to hold 4 beach chairs and full 48-quart cooler
- Large 15 cu. ft. main storage compartment gives you room to take whatever you want with you
- An 11-3/4 x 14 inches rear storage pocket includes a handy umbrella holder and a removable essentials tote bag
- A built-in external bodyboard pouch completes this miracle utility cart
- Folds flat for easy storage when you get back home
- Folded dimensions are 37H x 16W x 8D inches, open dimensions are 39.5H x 16W x 28.8D inches, and empty weight is a lightweight 13.5 lbs.
- Fully assembled except for easy snap-on wheels
#8 – Viair 88P Portable Air Compressor
Do you ever worry about getting caught somewhere with a flat tire and a low spare? Perhaps you don’t even carry a spare tire. You’re not alone. Just like you, your friends and family have the same fear. You can take that fear away and give them a handy tool for around the house with the Viair 88P Portable Air Compressor. Powerful and capable of inflating up to 33-inch vehicle tires, it’s easy to use and easy to monitor. Unlike other portable air compressors that don’t have the power to inflate even a standard car tire, the Viair 88P will inflate most any vehicle tire you ask it to. See its great features below.
- New compact design gives you 120 PSI of working pressure to inflate tires up to 33-inches in a small, lightweight, and highly-portable package
- Simple to use, just clip included battery clamps to your vehicle’s battery, connect the unit to a tire valve stem, and start the engine
- Built-in 120 PSI pressure gauge keeps you informed about pressure at all times
- Combination LED work light and power indicator provides extra light in the dark and indicates when the unit is turned on
- Durable, corrosion-resistant solid brass twist-on tire chuck for long life
- Professional-grade dual battery clamps
- 3-piece inflation tips kit allows you to inflate more than just vehicle tires
- Long 9-foot power cord and 12-foot air hose gives you plenty of reach to the four corners of your vehicle
- Dimensions are 9.8L x 3.1W x 5.6H inches with a weight of 4.75 lbs.
For more information see the User Manual.
#7 – Dometic CoolFreeze (CDF-11) Portable Freezer/Refrigerator
Whether you’re going to the beach, the park, camping, or to a sports event, the Dometic CoolFreeze CDF-11 provides real deep freezer and refrigerator capability that in the past has been impossible in a unit this compact. The CDF-11 is a revolutionary designed portable, compact combination compressor cooler and deep freezer that is smaller than once thought possible. This unit is as compact as some thermoelectric coolers with all the benefits of a full compressor-based cooler. Here are some of its main features.
- Its small size makes it easy to fit the unit in corners, cabinets, and trailers
- 0.37 cu.ft. of space holds up to 6 12-ounce cans
- Soft-touch Digital electronic temperature control and operating panel displays temperature, provides for easy adjustment, and facilitates monitoring of its operation
- Does not depend on ambient temperature to achieve deep freeze temperatures down to -18 degrees C (0 degrees F)
- Durable, high-impact polypropylene casing
- A three-stage battery monitor insures you’re never caught with a dead battery
- Comes with comfortable shoulder strap for easy transport
- LED interior light helps you do inventory even in the dark
- Handy integrated drink holders in the lid
- Can be securely fastened into any vehicle with a safety belt
- DC connection cable is included
- The unit measures 14.09 x 21.26 x 9.25 inches and weighs in at about 19 lbs (8.8 kgs)
- Functions on either 12 or 24 volts
#6 – AAA LifeLine 70 Piece Explorer Road Assistance Kit
What would you do in an accident if one of your family members needed emergency first aid and you were in an awkward, unsafe location that risked everyone’s safety? There is no doubt that we should all carry basic emergency equipment and a first aid kit with us in our vehicle at all times. The AAA 70-Piece Explorer Road Assistance and Firsts Aid Kit is one of the best available. You’re family will thank you for such a thoughtful gift that may save them in an emergency. Take a look at its well thought out features.
Roadside Kit Includes:
- 1 – 8 gauge, 10-foot heavy-duty booster cables
- 1 – Hand crank, dual-LED flashlight that doesn’t depend on batteries for operation
- 1 – Pair of grippy, dimpled gloves
- 1 – Emergency poncho
- 1 – Emergency whistle
- 1 – Roll of duct tape MacGyver-style
- 1 – Philips screwdriver
- 1 – Flat head screwdriver
- 1 – Utility knife
- 1 – Bungee cord
- 2 – Shop cloths
- 10 – Cable ties
- 1 – LifeLine 45 piece first aid pouch contains plenty of medical supplies to handle a variety of minor injuries
- 1 – Premium double-sided, padded carry bag with handle
- AAA car care guide
- AAA membership brochure
Bag dimensions are 13.5 x 10 x 6 inches
#5 – HELLA 003399803 Supertone 12V High Tone/Low Tone Twin Horn Kit
Okay, be honest. Have you ever sat in traffic or experienced another driver putting your life at risk and wanted to show them, in no uncertain terms, your displeasure? I know I have. Now you can make sure that they know they did wrong without flipping them off and stopping just short of giving them a heart attack. I’m talking about some really loud HELLA Supertone dual-tone acoustic signal units (horns) designed to get anyone’s attention even next to a Boeing 747 under full power. Don’t suffer in silence after someone almost kills you and don’t let friends or family suffer either! Give them a pair of these new acoustic signal units and let them give those idiots something to think about! Here are their main features.
- Amazing sound penetration force due to their large size and powerful electric drive
- Slim profile HELLA horns are easy to install, taking only one mounting screw and two blade terminals to get up and running
- Powerful 118dB sound level
- Dual tone horns have a high tone frequency of 500Hz and a low tone frequency of 300Hz
- Black coated metal body with a red protective grille gives these horn style
- Horns consume 66W of power and draw about 5.5VA @ 12V each
- Each horn measures 8.58H x 7.32W inches and 3.5 inches in diameter
- Horns each have a teflon seal to prevent moisture intrusion
- Kit includes a 12V relay and mounting brackets
- 1-Year limited warranty
#4 – Allen Sports 532RR Deluxe 3-Bike Hitch-Mount Rack
For that adventurous family in your life there is the gift of an Allen Sports Deluxe 3-Bike Hitch-Mount Rack. Also available in a 4-Bike version, there is nothing quite like taking the whole family biking in the mountains, near the beach, or in one of our many State or National Parks. They’ve been putting it off because they didn’t really have a way to get all the bikes there. You can take care of that problem and be a hero at the same time. Who knows, if you get a rack with an extra space for you, they might take you with them! You can trust the inventors of the trunk-mounted bike rack, Allen Sports, to build awesome hitch-mounted racks as well! Here are some of this hitch-mounted bike rack’s main features.
- 3-bike rack fits 1.25 or 2-inch trailer hitch
- Wide carry arm spacing accommodates many different bike frame sizes and designs
- Bikes are securely mounted and protected using a unique tie-down cradle system
- 16-inch folding carry arms tuck neatly away when not needed
- Entire rack tilts back away from lift gates to make access easier
- Annoying rack movement and vibration is eliminated by Allen Sports’ unique “No Wobble” bolt inside the hitch
- 5-minute installation on this Allen Sports rack
- Lanyards on all retainer clips prevent loss during transport and when not in use
- Tough steel with black powder-coat finish provides a strong rack with corrosion-protection and looks great
#3 – Levin™ Traveller 3 14W Foldable Solar Panel Portable Solar Charger
What a great forward-thinking, “Green” gift the Levin Traveller 3 14W foldable and portable solar charger will be for your outdoor-minded students, sportsman, hikers, and anyone who carries portable electronic devices that need to be kept charged without handy outlets nearby. Its 5V/2A output is perfect for a variety of devices. This high-quality solar charger will impress your techie friends and family who have yet to cross into the solar age of power generation. Give them a push, with this very useful foldable and portable solar panel charger. It has many features that make it a great gift for anyone on your list.
- 5V/2A output through a single USB charging port is compatible with iPhones, iPads, iPods, Samsung Galaxy Series Phones and Tablets, Other Android Phones, Touch Screen Tablets, Windows phones, GPS, eReaders, Bluetooth Speakers, GoPros, Cameras and many Other 5V USB-Charged Devices
- Ready to move on? This unit folds neatly into an easy-to-store, paper-sized (8.15 x 7.08 inches), 1.7 lb. package and that attaches to backpacks, tent, or even trees using its handy built-in eyelets
- Solar panels are notorious for being fragile, but with its hardened PET plastic combined with heavy-duty polyester canvas the Traveller 3 is very durable, even rugged, and weather-resistant
- High-efficiency (19%) solar panels provide unlimited, FREE power up to 5V/1272mAh for all your portable electronic devices
- Only the best quality panels and circuitry means you get a lifetime of reliable service
- 1-Year limited warranty including professional technical support and high-quality customer service
#2 – BESTEK MRI3011BU Dual 110V AC outlets and Dual USB 3.1A 300w Power Inverter/Charger/AC Adapter/USB Charger
Targeted at users on the move in their vehicles, the BESTEK MRI3011BU Power Inverter is the perfect tool to provide power and charging to both plug-in and portable electronic devices. Friends or family who carry laptops or other plug-in devices will appreciate the freedom of having power at their fingertips right in their vehicles. Not just plug-in outlet power, this device also charges devices through its dual 3.1A USB ports. Give the gift of palm-sized power and you will definitely be remember for giving one of the most useful gifts of the holiday season. This 300W inverter comes with many features.
- 300W DC-AC Power Inverter with USB charging ports is designed for all major brand notebook computers and digital portables like video camcorders, digital cameras, iPhones, iPods, PSPs, DVD players and more
- Complete with 2 AC outlets rated at 300W and with an output voltage of 110V to 120V your gift will be used to charge and run laptops and other devices that use AC power
- 2 built-in USB ports provide 5V/3.1A of power through 1A on port 1 and 2.1A on port 2.
- Informative dual-color LED indicator lets you know when the device is operating (green) or when it’s shut down (red)
- Built-in safety features include shutdown protection against over-voltage (DC15V-16V) and low-voltage (DC10-11V) as well as protection against short circuit, overheating, overload, and low load.
- Additional safety built-in to the BESTEK MRI3011BU includes input/output isolation against electric shock, fuse protection, and a cooling fan to prevent overheating.
- Note: 12V only, not for 24V vehicles
- 1-Year limited warranty
#1 – Antigravity Batteries Micro-Start PPS XP-1 Multi-Function Jump Starter/Personal Power Supply
You probably haven’t heard, but jumper cables are a thing of the past. For not much more than a pair of premium jumper cables, you can get the smallest battery jump starter in existence. Talk about worry-free; now if you get stuck in an emergency situation and your car won’t start, just hookup this portable jump starter and you’re quickly on your way. No need to bother friends, neighbors, or good Samaritans. No need to risk damage to the electrical system of yours and your donor’s car. No need to risk explosion from a reverse hookup. Just connect, start, and go. This is an amazing safety device that should be in every vehicle on the road. The first time friends or family save themselves using this power-packed wonder, you will be forever in their debt! The Antigravity Batteries PPS XP-1 compact jump starter has it all.
- World’s smallest car jump starter and personal power supply (PPS), you can store this pocket-sized wonder in your glove box or anywhere in your vehicle where you have a little space
- Don’t let the size fool you. This jump starter is capable of starting even V8 cars and trucks multiple times without needing a charge
- Whether you’re alone traveling, camping, or just going to a dimly lit parking lot after work, you need this safety net
- Powerful lithium battery is capable of up to 1000 jump cycles
- Low self-discharge 44Wh battery means long period (6 months) between charges
- External Travel Laptop/Tablet Battery
- Bike, car, truck, or any V8 vehicle can be jump started with this diminutive device through its 200 amp jump start port and included mini-jumper clamps
- Is your family or friends into powersports? The Antigravity Batteries XP-1 is perfect for all power sports vehicles including ATVs, motorcycles, scooters, personal watercraft, and more
- Power up all your portable electronic devices using the built-in 5V/2A USB port. The port is compatible with smart phones, iPads, iPhones, iReaders (Kindle), MP3s, PSPs, PDAs, GPS, Bluetooth devices, and many more
- A 19v port is designed specifically for powering and charging laptops
- You even get a 12v port for powering or charging 12v accessories
- Complete with emergency, high-power LED flashlight with emergency SOS flash and beacon patterns
- A wide array of 18 interchangeable tips and cords means most of your friends and family’s devices will work with this device
- Nothing will go missing thanks to the included carrying case where all of the parts and pieces fit neatly
- The Antigravity Batteries XP-1 is ultra-compact and lightweight measuring only 6 x 2.8 x 1 inches and weighing an amazingly light 14 oz.
- Slip it into your pocket, glove box, door pocket. It’s that small. With this amazing device, you will never be without portable power to start your vehicle.
- Now there is no excuse for getting caught with no way to jump start your dead battery, no way to make that important phone call, or no way to power you child’s dead laptop
You might disagree about how odd some of these gifts are, but you can’t deny that they are great Christmas gifts for the people in your life!
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