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Halospheres is a Mesmerizing Desktop Toy at werd.com

Halospheres is a Mesmerizing Desktop Toy

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Even with the most interesting work, your concentration eventually cracks. When it does, something like Halospheres is a great diversion. It’s an extreme velocity desktop toy that generates a vortex of kinetic light effects. It consists of a pair of gold-plated spheres that you flick into motion & then blow on through a pipe, causing them to begin spinning—soon they’ll reach at over 3600 RPM, brings lightning-fast speeds and mesmerizing halos to your fingertips, driven by just the power of your lungs. A funded Kickstarter.

Quiksilver & PacSafe Collaborate On a Pair Of Theft-Proof Packs at werd.com

Quiksilver & PacSafe Collaborate On a Pair Of Theft-Proof Packs

Posted in Bags and Gear

PacSafe, makers of anti-theft bags and backpacks has teamed up with OG surf brand Quiksilver on 2 packs that combine adventure-worthy design with PacSafe’s proven security technologies, like: RFIDsafe blocking & eXomesh Slashguard materials, the PopNlock security clip, and their Carrysafe Slashguard Strap with Dyneema. Choose from the 25- or 40-liter pack.

Knot-a-Hitch Keeps Your Canine At The Campsite at werd.com

Knot-a-Hitch Keeps Your Canine At The Campsite

Posted in Gear and Pets

You’ve got all the trick gear you need for comfortable camping, shouldn’t the family dog? Start with Knot-a-Hitch, the campsite dog hitching system that uses climbing-inspired components and hardware that allows your dog to roam at camp while remaining on leash. The system includes a strong, kernmantle rope that can be set up between two trees or secured to a single post using Ruffwear-designed hardware and an easy-to-use tensioning system. The leash is 36-feet long and the whole system stores in a convenient stow pouch.

This Camp Chair Really Rocks at werd.com

This Camp Chair Really Rocks

Posted in Camping and Gear

For camping, tailgating & all sorts of leisurely loafing, The RoadTrip Rocker is a full-size, fold-up camp chair that features patented Spring Action Rocking Technology for smooth rocking while you enjoy your time in the outdoors. Other features include a beverage holster, duh, plus padded armrests, a mesh back and included carry bag.

Own A Piece Of <i>Mad Men</i> Memorabilia at werd.com

Own A Piece Of Mad Men Memorabilia

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Fans of Mad Men can go full-on fanatic now that ScreenBid auction house launched its Mad Men prop auction. You can bid on all sorts of items, from Don’s convertible Chrysler to Peggy’s old couch to a wide array of set pieces from the offices of Sterling-Cooper-Draper-Pryce—250 items in total, but based on the show’s popularity it’s gonna go fast.

Nanopresso Means Hot, High-Quality Espresso Anywhere, Anytime at werd.com

Nanopresso Means Hot, High-Quality Espresso Anywhere, Anytime

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The portable, pocketable Nanopresso is a self-contained espresso machine you can take with you anywhere. Built around a newly patented pumping system, it’s capable of reaching, with the help of your hands, a maximum of 18 bars (261 PSI) of stable pressure during extraction for unparalleled coffee quality. (That’s more pressure than most home espresso machines) At just 6-inches long, it needs no power source, holds 2.7 ounces of water, & has an easy to clean filter system.

Wage Office Warfare with a Mini Crossbow at werd.com

Wage Office Warfare with a Mini Crossbow

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Even though they’re small and effectively harmless, the mini EDC Crossbows from Uncommon Carry are fully functional & well-built toy weapons. They’re handmade in sturdy stainless steel and shoot small projectiles like Q-tips, toothpicks & wooden matches 15-25 meters. And additional ammo can be stored in the chamber. Choose from 4 different styles.

This Cabinet & Work Bench from Husky is a Space-Saver at werd.com

This Cabinet & Work Bench from Husky is a Space-Saver

Posted in Garage and Gear and Tools

Constructed of heavy duty steel and standing 6-feet tall, this storage cabinet from Husky will store a ton of tools but there’s more: it’s got a fold-out wooden work bench that gives you a 36″ x 31.5″ work surface. The bench can hold up to 200 pounds and whether it’s folded up or in bench mode, you’ve got access to the 2 spacious bottom shelves. The inside of the doors also feature a built-in pegboard for even more storage.

Lego Introduces a Fresh <i>Tron: Legacy</i> Set at werd.com

Lego Introduces a Fresh Tron: Legacy Set

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The Tron: Legacy Light Cycle set is the latest crowd-sourced offering brought to life from Lego’s Idea website where fans submit ideas & designs for what they want to play with. The 230-piece Tron set includes two light cycles, and three minifigure versions of Sam Flynn (Garrett Hedlund), Quorra (Olivia Wilde), and Rinzler (Anis Cheurfa) as well as a display base for the cycles. Available March 31.

This Cooler From Filson Looks Pretty Cool at werd.com

This Cooler From Filson Looks Pretty Cool

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Heads up, Filson has joined the long list of outdoor brands jumping on the cool cooler craze. Their 27-quart Blaze Orange cooler, made in partnership with Taiga, holds 24 cans with plenty of room for ice. It features 2” thick walls, a 3” thick lid and R5 insulation for long-lasting cold. The heavy-duty, UV-protected lid features rubber latches for a durable and tight seal and a recessed, seamless lid gasket for maximum ice retention. Traction feet on the bottom prevent sliding in truck beds and boats. Made in the USA.

This is Quite Possibly the Sickest Spork Ever Created at werd.com

This is Quite Possibly the Sickest Spork Ever Created

Posted in Camping and Gear

A full 18-months of design & engineering went into the creation of the Morsel Spork. It’s a spoon, a fork, and a knife plus it’s got a rubbery edge along the spoon side, so it works as a spatula, too. The long handle design also makes it a more functional cooking tool with deep reach for stirring, scraping, and even cleaning up after you eat.

Makita Introduces a Cordless Coffee Maker at werd.com

Makita Introduces a Cordless Coffee Maker

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Makita makes just about every power tool you’d ever need but with the new 18V battery-powered CM501D, they’re now brining caffeine to the construction site or picnic, or campsite, etc. It’s a heavy-duty portable coffeemaker that can brew 5.3 cups of coffee on one charge. Available in Japan to start.

Upgrade To A High Performance EDC Flashlight at werd.com

Upgrade To A High Performance EDC Flashlight

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A comparison: the flashlight you carry around now is basically an ’86 Ford Escort and this, the 160-lumen AEON MK. III S2, is more of an Audi TT RS. Small, bright, and practical, these torches are engineered for functional elegance & are virtually indestructible, operating at temps as low -54º. Using sophisticated Calibre Light Engines and Lumicron technologies paired with a form that maximizes utility, they make operation simple and intuitive. Available in titanium, copper, and black aluminum finish.

This Wi-Fi Enabled Garage Door Opener Can Be Controlled From Anywhere at werd.com

This Wi-Fi Enabled Garage Door Opener Can Be Controlled From Anywhere

Posted in Garage and Gear and Space

Not only does this jackshaft-style opener eliminate the overhead clutter of a ceiling-mounted motor, moving it off to the sidewall, with built-in Wi-Fi, the LiftMaster Elite Series 8500W garage door opener is the easiest way to get your garage connected. Using the MyQ mobile app, it allows you to receive alerts and control the opener from anywhere. It includes a remote LED light that can be placed anywhere to provide bright light & linking MyQ app to partners apps gives you even more enhanced garage control options such as voice control and offense closing.

OtterBox Puts Your Venture Cooler On Wheels at werd.com

OtterBox Puts Your Venture Cooler On Wheels

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With this new new modular wheel system, you can roll your OtterBox Venture cooler over all kinds of tough terrain—through sand, mud, grass, or across the sports arena parking lot. Its wheels are 3-inches wide & 10-inches in diameter and the chassis easily connects to your cooler & adjusts to perfectly fit your cooler size.