If you want to eat like a king in the wild, just apply the old Boy Scouts adage & be prepared. The Mini Chef keeps your backcountry kitchen organized & equipped with space for everything you need to really get cooking. Made of Baltic Birch wood, it flips open to provide a countertop and also features a leather carrying handle.
OLED stands for Organic Light Emitting Diode. It’s newer technology that’s different & much brighter than both regular LED or LCD displays. LG offers up an ultra-thin 3-D HDTV with a curved screen. Kinda like iMax at home. It’s only 4mm thick. That’s thinner than a pencil & definitely thinner than your current HD flatscreen, which average about 15mm thick.
This new driver from TaylorMade is being put to the test & touted by tour pros currently battling it out on the world’s best courses. Granted, most of the guys get paid to say it’s a better driver but length doesn’t lie. And dudes swinging the SLDR are hitting ’em long. An adjustable weight allows you to tune your driver for proper drift or fade, depending on your desired correction.
Despite what the locals might tell you, the big sharks out there don’t actually want to eat you. Their bite is more like a taste test; one that occasionally leaves surfers legless. And even if they are maneaters, this wetsuit is emblazoned with a stripe pattern proven to confuse and deter hungry sharks, so they’ll stay away. And you get to keep your legs for walking and stuff.
First came the Nest Thermostat then the August Smart Lock, now the Canary is here to make home security sexy & send all the info to your phone. Inside its slick 6” tall exterior there’s a wide-angle HD camera with night vision, a microphone, an IR motion sensor, a siren & more. Linked directly to your phone, it gives you a real-time video feed & live sensor data while continually learning to protect your property better.
You’d never guess that the one-of-a-kind, American-made bags by Sword & Plough are constructed using 80% recycled materials. But they are. Fabrics repurposed from Gore-Tex sleeping bag bivies and laundry bags are accented with local Colorado leather and they come in a variety of styles.
If you’re into shutterbuggery, Hasselblad’s latest point & shoot is gonna give you wood. For real. Molded to the all aluminum Sony-made RX100 body, the Stellar features an Italian-designed grip that comes in your choice of 6 different types of wood: Padouk, Olive, Mahogany, Zebra, Walnut & Wenge. A solid grip for capturing a 20MB image with ultra-sharp Zeiss optics.
Attempting to cut down actual trees with most cordless chainsaws is kind of like the amputation scene in 127 hours. Not fast or easy. But Makita’s new X2 LXT is a Lithium-battery powered ripper that will do the job painlessly. Weighing in at less than 10 lbs. this thing will shred trees up to 6” in diameter and do so for 90 nonstop minutes on a full charge.
Hydrogen fuel cells are amazing and experts claim that before long we will all be driving cars powered by nothing but water. Until that momentous day arrives however, we’ll have to amuse ourselves by playing with the world’s most technologically advanced toy car. It’s called the i-H2GO. You control it from your iPhone. No batteries required. Just water. Android version coming soon.