Kniper is a tactical knife nicely weight-balanced for accurate throwing. It also functions as a wrench, wire stripper, nail remover, a “tobacco” pipe, fork, screwdriver & inclinometer/sundial and features a ruler, rangefinder & lash points for rigging it to a spear.
California-based Nixon watches really works that little sweet spot between quality & affordability. Their Ranger 45 is a perfect case in point. It features a Miyota Japanese quartz 3 hand movement, a 45mm stainless steel case waterproof to 100 meters, & a 24mm solid stainless 3 link bracelet, leather or nylon strap. Available in Black, Silver & Gunmetal.
They say you can’t judge a book by its cover, well, this book is the exception. The title, 81 Days Below Zero: The Incredible Survival Story of a World War II Pilot in Alaska’s Frozen Wilderness more or less covers it. What’s left for you to discover is how Army pilot Leon Crane survived for nearly 12 weeks crashed in the frozen Yukon.
Remember to corn-on-the-cob yourself in the face this summer. But don’t just jam it into the family-size tub of margarine like usual, elevate that ear. Cook it on the grill and when it’s done, dress it up with a little squeeze of citrusy lime, a few sprigs of cilantro, and a dash of smoked paprika.
Make your own wood-fired pizza at home with this compact, stainless steel oven powered by wood pellets. It reaches cooking temp quickly and will cook your homemade pies in just 2 minutes.
A standard 5-gallon plastic bucket is a great vessel for transporting your tools, especially when fitted with the Bucket Boss tool organizer. It’s made of 600D ripstop poly and features 56 pockets; 38 on the outside & 18 inside the bucket plus loops for hammers, drills, & longer tools.
After several years of sameness, BMW has decided to update their outdated flagship 7 series. Starting with a new structural design called Carbon Core comprised of a blend of steel & carbon-fiber reinforced plastic, they’ve shaved 200 pounds off this luxury barge. Available in the States with either a turbo 6 or a 2-liter hybrid powerplant, the series also features an assortment of fresh technologies like the new iDrive touchscreen with gesture-controls and a crazy, touchscreen key.
It’s official, the hotly anticipated Oculus Rift VR Headset has arrived. Sort of. The company, purchased by Facebook for $2 billion last year, has just unveiled its first consumer-ready headset. They also showed off the circular gesture-driven hand controls called Oculus Touch. The headset features dual OLED screens, built-in headphones, & the Touch controls are designed for a more natural and immersive gaming experience. No specific details yet on price or release date, just “sometime Q1 next year.”
Since 1917, The U.S. Navy has relied on the accuracy and durability of The Chelsea Deck Clock to synchronize its fleets. Now this same clock has been made exclusively for Best Made by Boston’s Chelsea Clock Company. It features a hinged bezel for access to the winding arbor for the clock’s weekly winding.
Sony’s a7 RII brings pro-camera features to the compact category and the heart of this new camera is its incredible sensor, a back-illuminated full-frame Exmor R CMOS with a 42-megapixel resolution and an ISO sensitivity of 102,400. This technology makes the a7 RII the world’s first digital camera to offer in-camera full-frame format 4K recording capacity.