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Be Social with Wagan Tech
We really enjoy what we do and our customers love to share their journeys with us. We regularly share those photos, stories, and videos on social media. Whether you're looking for a nice photo, funny story, or informative video, we are posting them all! Check us out on Instagram, YouTube, Facebook, and more! (Read More)



Forbes Wheels puts out list of "Best Plug-In Electric Coolers For 2023"
We're happy to announce that Forbes Magazine (at has selected our popular 6L personal fridge/warmer as the "Best In-Car Cooler/Warmer" for 2023. (Read more)

Ballistic Magazine: "Best Adventure Gear: Condor Outdoor Hell & Back Care Package"
Ballistic Magazine recently published and article titled, "Best Adventure Gear: Condor Outdoor Hell & Back Care Package" which mentioned our Wayfinder LED Light amongst other amazing products! (Read more)

Condor Outdoor Selects our Wayfinder for SHOT Show 2023
Condor Outdoor decided to put-together a premium products VIP Swag bag to be given away to select individuals during the 2023 SHOT SHOW in Las Vegas, NV. Wagan Tech was contacted to be a part of the bag, of which we happily obliged. (Read more)

NEW PRODUCT: DigiSet Tire Inflator
Our newest inflator features automatic off feature when the user pre-set pressure is reached, backlit digital display, LED worklight, reading in PSI/KPA/BAR, and all of the components fit neatly in the compact case! (Read more)

NEW PRODUCT: In & Out Detachable Solar Wall Light
Solar powered with no wiring required, the light can be mounted indoors or outdoors providing illumination where you need it most. The built-in motion sensor allows for hands-free operation while the detachable light head assures your mounting options are not limited by the sun's location. (Read more)

The Wayfinder XL features a strap-type handle that is adjustable and opens up allowing the light to be easily hung. A folding stand allows the user to position the light at any desired angle, while the embedded magnets ensure the light remains stationary when placed on a metal (ferrous) surface. We also added a common 1/4-20 UNC camera thread for mounting the light to a tripod, any other camera-related accessory. (Read more)

We have updated and re-released the FRED PRO. In this release, we have introduced a Safety Amber version with Amber LEDs and an Amber Thermoplastic Rubber (TPR) coating along with the original Safety Red version. DOT Compliant under 49CFR § 392.25 & 393.95(g) (Read more)

Now Offering: "Extended Warranty" with Extend
Extend is a product protection solution for consumers who want an added "peace of mind" for their purchases. This protection is available for most consumer products on; see product page for details or click: (Learn More)

Press Release issued: DC to DC Battery Chargers
Our official company press release for our DC to DC Battery Chargers was issued through Business Wire. Click on the following link to see the official press release on Business Wire's site (external link). (Read more)

Wagan Corp. Press & Media Newsroom
We've launched a resource page for those in the media and news outlets looking for more information about the company and our products. You'll find images, press releases, news information, hashtags, contacts, links, and logos all in one central location. (Read more)

NEW PRODUCT: Slimline PLUS 1250 Inverter
Part of the next generation of Slimline Inverters, the new Slimline PLUS 1250 Inverter features 3 AC outlets, USB power port, Remote switch, and LED display. Sticking with tradition, the new Slimline is has TrueRated power and is compact in size. Learn more about the new Slimline Inverter. (Read more)

NEW PRODUCTS: DC to DC Battery Chargers
We've just released two new devices to complete our power eco-system; a 40A DC to DC Battery Charger and a 25A DC to DC Battery Charger. These are on-board smart battery chargers that monitor and maintain your vehicle's auxiliary battery and allows the use of solar panels too. (Read more)

NEW PRODUCT: 68W Folding Solar Panel
This panel works beautifully with our Lithium Cube 325 and Lithium Cube 500 portable power supplies. This will take your PPS from a standalone unit to a true Solar Generator! (Read more)

We're Heading to Overland Expo PNW 2022!
We've had just enough time to come back from the Overland Expo West show in Arizona, dust off, eat, and re-stock before having to hit the road for Redmond, Oregon. We're at the Overland Expo PNW at the Deschutes County Fairground for the inaugural Overland Expo PNW show! Located at Booth A135, we're next to a lot of industry friends including: (Read more)

In Memoriam: Jack Colton
It's with great sadness that I report our dear friend and Wagan Technician, Jack Colton has passed away. Jack worked tirelessly behind the scenes lending his technical expertise to customers, retailers and our team as we develop, troubleshoot, and tear down products. He was instrumental in the development of many of our products including our inverters, our power supplies, like the Cube, Case and even our jumpstarters. (Read more)

We're Heading to Overland Expo West 2022!
We've hit the road and are on our way to OX2022 in Flagstaff, AZ. During the show, we're offering 20% off of all products (at the show and on our website)! If you're at the show, check your attendee bag for our coupon that allows you to receive a free #Camplite Dome Lantern! (Read more)

NEW PRODUCT: iOnBoost V8 Air
Utilizing the same 4S battery technology from our popular iOnBoost TORQUE Series, the all new iOnBoost V8 Air combines a powerful jump starter with a digitally controlled air compressor, USB power ports, and flashlight. (Read more)

NEW PRODUCT: Diamond LED Flare
Our Diamond LED Flare design came from the same lineage as our famous "F.R.E.D. Light"; made popular by TV show appearances and loved by first responders worldwide. Our reusable Diamond LED Flare is waterproof, dustproof, and DOT Compliant under 49CFR §392.25 & §393.95(g). (Read more)

Let's Go with Airstream Travel Trailers
We've teamed up with the iconic Airstream Travel Trailers brand to outfit owners with the very best gear for their travel trailer or coach. You can see the latest gear at their website: Airstream Supply Company

NEW PRODUCT: 100W Folding Solar Panel
Our Solar panel is a plug-and-play type of panel; simply plug in to your device, unfold, and you're ready to go. The panel is a high-quality semi-rigid panel that is flexible and able to withstand real-world use. The whole unit folds in half for portability, has deployable legs to keep panel at optimal angle towards the sun, has a soft carrying handle, and has a small zippered storage case for cables, tools, and adapters (not included). (Read more)

TREAD Magazine: Cover Story & "Power Banks" Article
In the Jan/Feb. 2022 issue of Tread Magazine, Trucky McTruckface's vehicle was featured on the cover. He mentions using our Lithium Cube 1200 to power his appliances. Later in the issue, TREAD Magazine conducted a test of the best portable power stations where the Wagan Tech Lithium Cube 1200 was once again featured. (Read More)

NEW PRODUCT: Brite-Nite DUO USB Lantern
Just Landed - Your favorite #Camplite just got better! We added a dimming function, spotlight & floodlight, and multi-mode! Our new light encompasses all of the great features of the original Dome USB Lantern with the addition of a spot flashlight and dimming functions. Featuring a built-in USB charging cable and a rechargeable lithium-ion battery, the new DUO also has: two folding hanging hooks, powerful embedded magnets, USB output, and non-slip rubber feet. (Read more)

Easily Winterize Your Vehicle - DIY the right way
"Winterizing your vehicle" is about two things: preparing your powersports vehicle for storage and regarding your safety while driving in snow or less-than-ideal road conditions. These are mostly easy "DIY" steps that you can do yourself! (Read more)

NEW PRODUCT: Luxury Heated Seat Cushion
This is a venerable favorite of our customers and has been redesigned because of you! We took all of the feedback given to us regarding our original Soft Velour Heated Seat Cushion, and implemented those great ideas into this new iteration. What we came up with is a better looking, better functioning, more ergonomic, more durable, and overall better Soft Velour Heated Seat Cushion! Wait until you get one in your hands, you will agree that it is perfect. (Read more)

NEW PRODUCT: Solar ePower Cube 1500 Lithium
The year was 2012 when Wagan Tech released the first ever true solar generator in the market known as the Solar ePower Cube 1500. "The Cube" (as we affectionately call it) was an instant success and won awards including "Best in Class" during that year's National Hardware Show. The very next year we began working with Sirona Cares by donating Solar Cubes to empower locals with self-sustaining Haitian-run enterprises. (Read more) now offers Shop Pay - no fees, no interest payments, 4 installments
We're proud to announce that we have added Shop Pay as a payment option at checkout. If you're wondering what shop pay is or have questions about it, read on! I'll be honest, I have seen these "4 easy payment/installment" options on other websites for a long time and I never ventured to see what they're about. I assumed that they we're some sort of layaway or financed payment option, but I didn't want to pay any additional fees or interest on my purchase, so I left well-enough alone. (Read more)

Rebelle Rally 2021 Live - Updates
Rebelle Rally Field Updates - Updated daily during the 2021 running of the Rebelle Rally (Read more)

Expedition Portal: Field Tested – Wagan Tech
I am not going to lie. Electricity and I are not amigos; we have not reached an understanding. In the past, I have regarded electricity as necessary but fickle, demanding and potentially dangerous, expensive and unreliable – like the ex-wife I have yet to marry. For years we have struggled with onboard power as we travel across the world. We have invested in deep-cycle batteries, flexible solar panels, smart chargers, inverters, and expensive hardware, but satisfaction has been elusive. Those days of frustration have now been relegated to the recycle bin of experience. (Read more)

Overland Expo West 2021 : American Adventurist
For what feels like forever, Overland Expo West has been part of the calendar, like a holiday or some event that is just always in May. It’s just always assumed that it’s going to be there, it’s just a question of which weekend in May. (Read more)

Hurricane on the Horizon - How to Weather the Storm
In this concise blog, I will talk about what you should do to prepare to shelter in place and what you should do to prepare to evacuate a hurricane zone. First things first, prepare now. The longer you wait, the less supplies are available. Stock up on things you'll need including food, water, prescription medicine, pet food (don't forget to include pets in your plan!), power supplies, and other goods. (Read more)

Thunderstorm, Flood, Power Outages & How to Prepare
Thunderstorm already hitting your area - is this blog too late? Nope. Take a look at some tips on how to prepare for a weather-related disasters like thunderstorms and the ensuing threats they pose... and what you can do right now if one has made landfall. (Read more)

Solar Floodlight Comparison - which one fits your needs?
Hopefully you found this blog before being overwhelmed by our selection of Solar Floodlights (SFLs)! I have broken-down our current Solar Floodlight offerings into manageable pieces so that you can easily determine which one(s) are right for your needs. (Read more)

Our Pure Line Inverter was installed and mentioned in the following TREAD Magazine article:
In 1977, Bert Garrison Sr. ordered this beautiful Alpine White 1978 Jeep J20 from Hinkle’s Jeep Sales in Pickens, South Carolina—at the time, the largest Jeep dealer in the world. The order was for a long wheelbase, three-quarter ton, no frills work truck. The plan was for it to be used in a small home-hauling business before eventually getting a slide-in truck camper. (Read More)

What is the difference between a 12V Fridge and 12V Cooler?
Want to know the differences between an electric fridge and an electric cooler (you know, the ones that plug into your car)? What is a thermo-electric plate? How Do these coolers work? What is a Peltier plate? What are the benefits/drawbacks of these type of coolers? Read on! (Read More)

Rebelle Rally 2021: We're sponsoring Team #106 Wild Grace
We're proud to announce that we will be sponsoring Team Wild Grace during the 2021 running of the Rebelle Rally! This team is made up of two extraordinary people; Sedona Blinson and Lyn Woodward. Both are veteran competitors who have competed in the Rebelle for... (Read More)

Rebelle Rally 2021: We're sponsoring Team MTNSUBI
We're excited to announce that we will be sponsoring Team #204, MTNSUBI! This team is driven by Carey Lando and Navigator Laura Fino. They'll be driving a 2014... (Read More)

We're at it again: Sponsoring the Rebelle Rally 2021
We're proud to announce that we will be sponsoring the Rebelle Rally for the 2021 season! Catch the event live as it streams from Oct. 7 -16, 2021. Since the inception of the Rebelle Rally, we have been huge fans of what it is about and what the event stands for. 8 days of navigating in the field (with only a... (Read More)

NEW PRODUCTS: ComfyGel Cushion Series
Following the success of our popular RelaxFusion line of gel-top memory foam cushions, we've developed a second generation of ultra comfortable and portable cushions that you can take with you anywhere you go - we call them "ComfyGel" cushions. (Read More)

Michelin MLL Products Feature on the TORQUE Show
Recently on The Torque Show, our Michelin 1000 Lumen Rechargeable LED Work Light and our Michelin High Visibility LED Road Flare were featured in a special segment. "The Torque Show presented by MICHELIN is a livestream talk show focused on IMSA sports car racing. Hosted by former IMSA Champions, Tommy Kendall and Justin Bell, The Torque Show brings IMSA racing to life for fans around the world in a lively format that only livestream talk can provide.(Read More)

"Recovering My Neighborhood" - We're helping to revitalize areas of Panama
Wagan Tech is proud to be a part of Panama's Presidential flagship project called, Recuperando Mi Barrio or "Recovering My Neighborhood". This project is aimed at revitalizing areas of Panama and bringing employment to those areas.(Read More)

NEW PRODUCT: Auto Power Vacuum - This Vacuum Sucks!
We just added another powerful and affordable 12V vacuum to our lineup, the "Auto Power Vacuum". This new vacuum is 12 volt DC powered (plugs into your vehicle's 12 volt accessory socket) and features our powerful120 watt motor. With a washable and reusable filter, this stylish vacuum is ready to take on your vehicle's cleaning tasks! (Read More)

We're helping Eco-Tourism in Isla Contoy
Our LatAm (Latin America) office was contacted by the Park Director of Isla Contoy, María del Carmen García Rivas, seeking efficient solar lighting to illuminate common pedestrian areas of the park. The goal was to have a wireless light that provided enough illumination to be effective, but wasn't creating light pollution around the Isla; our lights proved to be perfect as they feature a motion sensor that allows them to illuminate at full brightness when someone is passing by, but reduces light output once motion has ceased.(Read More)

NEW PRODUCTS: Lithium Cube
We just released 3 new lithium powered portable power supply units known as the "Lithium Cube" Series. They are 3 models: the "Lithium Cube 325", "Lithium Cube 500", and the "Lithium Cube 1200"! (Read More)

NEW PRODUCTS: Solar + LED Floodlight 2000 & 3000 ALT
Extending our popular Solar Floodlight category, we're introducing the next generation with our new Adaptive Lighting Technology or "A.L.T." for short. Our A.L.T. program adapts the light output based upon the battery's charge, optimizing the light's run-time of up to 10 nights! (Read More)

Overland Bound Completes Third Trail Guardian Clean Up in the Mojave National Preserve
It was a weekend of hard work, camaraderie and perfect weather in the Mojave National Preserve. With the help and guidance of OB/Trail Guardian Executive Director Kent Reynolds, over 100 Overland Bound members joined together in the Mojave National Preserve to take on three major projects in partnership with the US National Park Service (NPS).(Read More)

Hersch X Build: Raising support to provide clean drinking water
We're proud to announce our involvement in the @theherschx build which is raising awareness and support for @voxwater mission to provide sustainable clean drinking water to people in sub-Saharan Africa. (Read More)

Wagan Tech joins Overland Bound Mojave Cleanup event:
From Thursday through Sunday (11.12.20 - 11.15.20), Wagan participated in the "Mojave National Preserve Facelift/Trail Guardian Event" that was put on by our friends @Overland Bound in conjunction with the National Park Service.(Read More)

We're Sponsoring the Rebelle Rally & Team Waypoint Wanderers!
The Rebelle Rally covers more than 2,000 kilometers of stunning terrain across the Nevada and California desert. It is designed as a hybrid of serious competition and the ultimate road trip. We like to think of it as the total package. (Read More)

Michelin USA hops aboard the help train! Covid Faceshields for #CovidWarriors
The Michelin Lifestyle and Experience team in the USA, along with some family members, spent a day volunteering to make PPE face shields for Michelin licensee, Wagan. Wagan Corporation usually make high visibility LED road flares, work lights and a portable multi-function power source, but due to the Covid-19 crisis decided to take action to help slow the spread of the virus by making PPE face shields.(Read More)

A huge THANK YOU for your help and support! #CovidWarriors face shields
Amidst the chaos, people came out (safely) en masse to pick up the #CovidWarrior kits! Our Wagan Tech family would like to thank each and every person who donated, assembled, distributed, or otherwise helped out this worthy cause for 1st responders and healthcare workers! THANK YOU! (Read More)

We NEED Your Help - PPE for 1st Responders! (Completed)
The spread of the COVID-19 pandemic has left many first responders (ex: police, firefighter, doctors, nurses, medical assistants and janitorial staff) in the vulnerable position of providing care and service to their communities at the risk of becoming sick themselves. The nationwide shortage of personal protective equipment (PPE) has placed those who rush in to care for us, no questions asked, at great risk. Our first responders, or who we call COVID Warriors, are often left to reusing their set of PPE over multiple shifts. (Read More)

We've partnered with Lightforce!
Lightforce has been around for a long time, and with good reason. Years ago, I remember seeing them on the front bumper of Alaska State Trooper vehicles and saw them put to use on those midnight dark Alaskan backgrounds. I've always thought that Lightforce products were superior to other lighting brands in the market.
Fast forward to SEMA 2019 where we ran into Brian at the Lightforce booth. After taking a look at the latest offerings and being blown away by the new HTX2 and the ROK40, we started to consider where we could fit these daylight-producing beasts on our LX470 build. After some considerable chatting, Lightforce happily agreed to be a partner in this build. (Read More)

2nd Annual NorCal Toy Drive
What: Mark your calendars for Saturday, December 7, 2019. The 2nd Annual NorCal Toy Drive will be from 10AM to 3PM at Old Kan Beer & Co. (95 Linden St, Oakland, CA 94607). We encourage attendees to bring new and un-wrapped toys.

Why: Toy donations will benefit the UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland.(Read More)

Ilumexico: Mexico's government project to help rural communities
Wagan partnered with Ilumexico in order to reach underserved communities in rural Mexico. Through the partnership, we are able to provide a better way of life by electrifying the villages.(Read More)

NEW PRODUCT: iOnBoost TORQUE Jump Starter Series
The iOnBoost TORQUE Series is here! First showcased at the AAPEX Show in late 2019, the long sought after next generation lithium jump starter is finally in our warehouse and ready to ship! Real-World Testing We put our money where our mouth is and completed real-world testing on the TORQUE series; printed numbers can be fudged to make products look good, but real-world testing does not lie!(Read More)

NEW PRODUCT: Brite-Nite Wayfinder LED Light
Brand New for 2019, the Brite-Nite Wayfinder LED Light is being launched just in time for your next adventures. The Wayfinder was created from the best lighting options available with the idea of introducing a light that was compact but could perform in real-world situations. Utilizing customer feedback from our popular #Camplite series, the Wayfinder was born.(Read More)

NEW PRODUCT: Michelin High Visibility LED Road Flare
When you want to be seen, you can depend on the new Michelin High Visibility LED Road Flare (MHVLRF). Ideal for road-side emergencies like: flat tire, disabled vehicle, car-accident, or other on-road incidents; the Michelin High Visibility LED Road Flare will help you be seen and be safe.(Read More)

AAPEX Recap - Scenes from SEMA and our BIG NEWS
The Michelin Man (real name: Bibendum) hung out at our booth to celebrate the unveiling of our BIG NEWS; a partnership formed between Wagan Corp. and Michelin Tire Company! (Read More)

We’ve Teamed up with Michelin USA!
That’s right, Wagan Tech and Internationally recognized Michelin Tire Company have come together to bring you Automotive Accessories that focus on premium driving pleasure, high performance, and safety for the road ahead.(Read More)

F.R.E.D. Light featured in Battlbox Mission 31 (M31)
The @battlbox monthly Mission Box is in your mail box (M31) and our FRED Light was included in each delivery! We had no idea that it was included, but there are going to be a lot of happy #battlbox subscribers out there!(Read More)

Wagan Sponsors Napa Auto Parts Nascar #12 Hector Gonzalez Jr.
HAYWARD, Calif.—(Wagan Corporation)-- Wagan Tech® has partnered with NAPA Auto Parts Mexico (NAPA Racing Partes Mexico) to sponsor the #12 NAPA Auto Partes NASCAR piloted by Hector Gonzalez Jr. Hailing from Celaya, Guanajuato, Mexico, Hector is only 32 years old yet already holds a distinguished racing career.(Read More)

New Product Category: Healthmate Products: Because Your Health Matters
Wagan Corporation is proud to announce the launch of our HealthMate line; focusing on Health and Wellness devices for everyone. Included in the HealthMate line are Heated Seat Cushions, Active Heat Back and Knee Wraps, Exercise Machines, Massage Cushions, Heat/Massage Belt, and the RelaxFusion line of memory foam cushions and pads. (Read More)

Solar Streetlights and Solar Flood Lights Series debuted at National Hardware Show
Coming out of the shadows and making their bright debut at the 2016 National Hardware Show with great reception, the new Wagan Tech line of Self-Contained Solar Flood and Area Lights will make your life easier, safer, and worry-free.(Read More)

NEW PRODUCT: Camplite Series
Wagan Tech has developed a series of new Lanterns that will change night time lighting forever. We’re introducing the #CampLites Pop-Up Lanterns and Dome Lanterns in two variations; one takes regular AA or AAA batteries (respectively), the other has a rechargeable lithium-ion battery that functions as a powerbank too!(Read More)

Butte Fire: Good rises from the ashes
The Butte Fire began on September 9, 2015 in Amador County of California and spread to the neighboring Calaveras County. As the smoke cleared, 2 residents perished in the fire, 70,868 acres were burned, and a total of 863 Buildings/Structures were destroyed. One of our customers, Susanne F., owns property within this region and some of her belongings were unfortunately lost to this catastrophic event.(Read More)

Wagan Tech - Our Continued Development Process
Wagan Corporation is a leader in developing and manufacturing high-tech products such as power inverters, portable power supplies, solar power units and other consumer electronic accessories. We perform in-house R&D and prototyping to develop products that will make your life more comfortable and convenient. Some of the prototypes that we produce are born from ideas sent to us by our customer’s needs and wants; others are born out of necessity from our creative imaginations. (Read More)

Sirona's 1st Sustainable Business Plan Contest In Haiti
Sirona has worked for years on developing sustainable businesses in Haiti based upon alternative energy. The goal has always been to move from charity to self-sustaining programs that are Haitian-run enterprises. We have successfully worked in both biofuel and solar, and now we are turning our experience into opportunity for small scale entrepreneurs in Leogane, Haiti. (Read More)