Archive for August, 2016

Revel Solar Camp Lighting at werd.com

Revel Solar Camp Lighting

Posted in Camping and Gear

The warm glow of Revel Gear’s solar-powered camping lights create the perfect evening vibe at your campsite; it’s a string of 120 high-efficiency LEDs that outputs 350 lumens. The power supply can store up to 20 hours of light & solar recharge gets you 1 hour of light for every hour in the sun. The lights have an IP65 waterproof rating and weigh just 8.8 ounces.

Thule Paramount Backpack at werd.com

Thule Paramount Backpack

Posted in Bags and Gear

Designed for function in urban environments, the roll-top Paramount Pack from Thule is available in 24-, 27- and 29-liter sizes and is constructed of tough 420D Nylon with a welded bottom. It offers 2-way access to a padded laptop compartment plus multiple padded pockets for a tablet & other electronics and accessories.

Deus Ex Machina Ago TT at werd.com

Deus Ex Machina Ago TT

Posted in Motorcycles and Rides

Named for 10-time Isle Of Man TT champ Giacomo Agostini, this new track-only bike from Deus is based off an MV Agusta Brutal 800rr and loaded with race-specific custom components including an aluminum fuel tank, tubular subframe, Beringer hand controls, and a custom Öhlins rear shock. Sure looks fun.

LG 38-Inch UltraWide Monitor at werd.com

LG 38-Inch UltraWide Monitor

Posted in Tech and Television

LG’s new 38-inch monitor will be the world’s largest curved display—a 3840 x 1600 PS UltraWide QHD+ unit featuring 4K resolution. A USB-C port and two Bluetooth speakers are also built-in, making this the ultimate display for entertainment, gaming and, if you can find the time, work. Available September 2016.

2018 Mercedes-AMG GT R at werd.com

2018 Mercedes-AMG GT R

Posted in Exotic and Rides

Designed as a track car you can buy off the showroom floor, the 2018 Mercedes-AMG GT R sits at the top of the food chain for Benz performance. Powered by a handcrafted AMG 4.0L V8 biturbo engine that puts out 577hp with a top speed of 198 MPH, it features an all-new 9-mode in-dash traction control system and 4-wheel steering. The exclusive new color is called AMG Green Hell Magno.

The Big Nike Low at werd.com

The Big Nike Low

Posted in Sneakers and Wear

The 80s-era Nike Big Low made famous by the Bullets’ towering 7’7” center Manute Bol is making a comeback. Available in the original white/red & white/gray colorways, the shoe features a tumbled leather upper and classic Nike wordmark branding across the heel. Available soon.

PowerDot at werd.com

PowerDot

Posted in Gear

PowerDot is a portable, bluetooth-enabled Electric Muscle Stimulation (EMS) system. Usually found in pro sports training facilities and clinical physical therapy settings, EMS is used for targeted muscle stimulation to maximize strength training and recovery. This portable system links with your smartphone offering a simple interface that allows you to tap into the many benefits of EMS anywhere you go.

Smithey Ironware at werd.com

Smithey Ironware

Posted in Kitchen and Space

South Carolina’s Smithey Ironware Co. creates classic cast iron cookware. The health benefits of cast iron are well known as are the performance properties of this time-tested material. If making high-quality cast iron cookware was a lost art, it has been found with Smithey. Check out their No. 10: a 2-inch deep, 10” diameter skillet with a polished finish, dual pour spouts & an ergonomic handle.

Pelican Elite Cooler 30qt at werd.com

Pelican Elite Cooler 30qt

Posted in Gear

Pelican Elite Coolers deliver the same reliable function and bombproof durability as the brands’ industry-leading equipment cases. They feature indestructible latches and a freezer-grade seal plus an ergonomic, stackable design that will keep your cargo intact whether you’re adventuring on land or sea or even just tailgating. Available in a variety of colors.

Crua Hybrid Tent at werd.com

Crua Hybrid Tent

Posted in Camping and Gear

You can decide whether you prefer to use Crua Hybrid as a tent or a hammock, either way, you’ll get a sweet siesta. The design features a built-in insulated air mattress and a detachable sleeping bag plus it can link up with other Crua Hybrid tents so you can double-up or create your own tent village. As a hammock it holds up to 285 pounds yet the whole system—tent/hammock, air mattress & sleeping bag—weighs just 6.95 pounds. A funded Kickstarter.

Garmin fenix Chronos at werd.com

Garmin fenix Chronos

Posted in Watches and Wear

The fenix Chronos smart watch is a standout because it offers a ton of tech function and clean, understated styling. Quite a feat. The 49MM steel case features a high-strength, scratch-resistant sapphire lens and offers Elevate heart rate technology, for monitoring without a chest strap. Sensors include GPS and GLONASS satellite reception, barometric altimeter & 3-axis compass. It also gives you advanced fitness & running metrics plus text, email & alert notifications.

edelkrone Wing at werd.com

edelkrone Wing

Posted in Gear

With the Wing, you can step up the production value on your videos, getting smooth cinematic camera slides without the use of a bulky, complicated rail system. It’s the world’s most compact gliding unit, allowing a full 16-inch slide but folding down to roughly the size of your phone. Manual function and adjustable friction allow simple hand-operated yet precision function.

Parrot Disco Drone at werd.com

Parrot Disco Drone

Posted in Gear

The Parrot Disco Drone is a departure from the copter drone set-up instead offering a fixed-wing aircraft that flies at speeds of up to 50MPH for 45 minutes. It’s made of rugged foam and is powered by a single prop. There’s a 14 MP on board camera as well as FPV headset that uses your iPhone or Android device for a VR style viewing experience.

Breitling Chronoliner Blacksteel at werd.com

Breitling Chronoliner Blacksteel

Posted in Watches and Wear

The 50s & 60s-inspired Swiss-Made Chronoliner from Breitling got a modern update with the release of the murdered-out Blacksteel model. The 46mm self-winding mechanical chrono is powered by a Breitling 24 movement and features a 24-hour dial as well as 1/4th second, 30 minute, & 12-hour sub-dials plus calendar.