Daily gear deals – $42 luggage set, $4 iPhone backup charger and more

Here are the hottest gear deals for today, Sunday January 17th 2010. Remember, these deals are often valid for just one day, so act fast before they are gone.

Today’s first deal is for the “Leisure Monterey” 3 piece luggage set. The set includes a 27″ upright, a 20″ upright and a 15″ tote, all for just $42. Obviously, this kind of luggage is not designed for rigorous business travel. The set is available in three colors, and ships for free. Click here for this deal.

Next up is a neat little Duracell battery charger for your iPod or iPhone. The device works off 2 AA batteries (your first set is included). On sale for $3.99 + $6 shipping. Devices like this are perfect if you depend on your phone or iPod and need a way to keep it going in an emergency. Click here for this deal.

Today’s third deal is for a really nifty universal GPS mounting kit. The kit comes with a suction cup, various flexible arms and an assortment of GPS mounts for most TomTom, Garmin and Magellan units. Best of all – the set costs just $2.99! Shipping is $4.99. Click here for this deal.

And finally in today’s lineup is the Mountainsmith Tribeca urban backpack. This pack is perfect for short commutes. The pack has pockets for your laptop, PDA, memory cards and more. Inside the pack, you’ll even find a CD sleeve and headphone port. Normal price is $115, but it is currently on sale for just $31 (black) or $32 (brown). Click here for this deal.