Roland Sands Design took a sparkling new 2014 Indian Chieftain and completely desconstructed the 800 pound beast to create a nimble 1930s race-inspired board tracker. This meant building everything but the engine from scratch: a new frame with a single-sided rigid rear-end, new hand-built titanium exhaust, gas tank, & springer front-end, electrical overhaul, etc.
Wink Relay is a wall-mounted panel for controlling your smart home. Featuring a touchscreen display that fits in a standard light switch panel, it allows you to control and program all your Wink-enabled devices like lights, thermostat, and entertainment. There are currently more than 20 brands with Wink compatible products, including Nest Labs, Gilmour, & Linear.
For screwing in low clearance areas, Snap-on has created a line of super low profile screwdrivers with Japan’s Anex tool brand. With bit heights of just 10mm, these drivers will fit into really tight spots.
A smart watch without GPS would be pretty dumb, so of course the Ambit3 Peak from Suunto has one built-in. It also tracks speed, pace, & distance plus it has features like a compass, altimeter, weather info, & heart rate monitor—even while swimming. And linked to your iPhone with the Movescount App, you can share your watch data instantly.
Originally developed for backcountry firefighters, the Beartooth radio device turns your Android or iOS cell phone into a two-way radio enabling calls, texting, and geo-location from remote, off-grid locations. Production to begin in 2015.
With Labor Day behind us, the Halloween hype-up is in full swing. So there’s this: Halloween: The Complete Collection Limited Edition Blu-ray box set. The set includes all 10 Mike Myers features plus heaps of extras including a never-released Producer’s Cut of Halloween 6.
If the “vintage industrial” vibe is your thing this vault-themed steel desk will be a heavy addition to your space. Nearly 6-feet long, the desk features sheet steel construction with latching doors and heavy-duty metal wheels.
Dremel has made the leap from rotary tools into the third dimension with their IdeaBuilder personal 3D printer. Made for beginners and experts alike the enclosed desktop printer outputs at a resolution of 100 microns using PLA filament. Dremel’s partnership with AutoDesk means print-ready models and online design tools are also in the works.
This discreet voice-activated earbud makes hands-free calling effortless. With no wires or wraparound microphone to cramp your style it pairs simply with your device and stores safely in its charger/case.