You won’t win that Dad Of The Year award with this snowball crossbow but it will help you keep your pathetic excuse for a throwing arm a secret from the kids. Unlike that gangly, elbowy spasm you call a throw, this thing will launch a snowball 60 feet and holds a 3-shot load. Which is another thing you can’t do. Source
Your tired, outdated playlist is your own problem but we found one way to improve your workout. The Magneat keeps your headphone cable from getting tangled up in your junk during a workout. It gets the cable out of the way. It’s magnetic.
If you’re obsessed with backpacks, your addiction will inevitably lead you to Killspencer. This vegetable-tanned black pebble leather Utility pack will transport your digital office anywhere the road may lead. Military spec construction makes it indestructible & compartments for MacBook Pro, iPad, & cables make it smart.
You’ve gotten pretty good at tackling big jobs with a small tool but these guys might have you beat. Kaufmann Mercantile makes a set of lightweight mini tools that all attach to your keychain. A pocket-sized pry bar, screwdrivers, and waterproof lighter are just a few of their small yet powerful instruments. California made.
If you need to get the barn hot enough to breed sheep, this compact, cordless propane heater will do the trick. Just remember the thing is burning propane at 35K BTUs, so never, ever bring it into the bedroom or other enclosed space where you’re trying to do the breeding thing.
It’s cool you want to be hands-on and spontaneous, that’s great. Management will really love that. But sketching out designs & ideas on a torn-off sheet of notepaper is something only visionaries and creative directors can pull off. You should get a notebook with grids. Like these.
Everywhere we look we signs of the coming apocalypse. War, famine, social unrest, shorter lines at Starbuck’s … And the seeds of fear are planted. Do you have a family escape plan? Plenty of water? Gerber’s got you covered though. Their Gator Machete is the only thing you need in your crisis kit. It’ll get you whatever you need. As seen in The Walking Dead.
Most of us want nothing to do with used rubber. But those crazy kiwis aren’t scared. The crafty dudes at Auckland-based Luxford St. designs take discarded materials like used truck tire tubes and pool table felt and upcycle them into sweet accessories like this iPhone/iPod case.
When you don’t have the right tool, even simple chores, like changing the spark plug in the lawnmower can frustrate you to the point of self-facepunching. With a simple open-ended design, this set of Craftsman pass through sockets eliminates the need for deep sockets, and self-facepunching.
We really like the sound of “Japanese micro-suction.” Apparently that’s what keeps this little cable manager stuck to your desktop.