New York-based watchmaking upstarts Redux & Co. create watches that combine the look of classic pilot instruments with dive watch function. The COURG is a 39mm titanium case automatic powered by a Seiko SII caliber NH-35A movement. Strap options include ballistic nylon or Italian leather. A funded Kickstarter.
Unlike regular ice, nugget is easily chewable and absorbs flavor in addition to keeping your drinks nice & chilled. The Opal nugget icemaker is a sleek, countertop machine that will make nuggets with the push of a single button at the rate of 1 pound per hour.
This weekend-size travel bag from Russia’s Ural Motorcycles is built to handle the rigors of the road: rain, dust, dirt, and bug spatter. Made of 20 oz. M35 military tarpaulin, it is waterproof & tear resistant, featuring all metal hardware, YKK zippers & a 4-point anchor system for lashing it to your bike. Made in the USA.
As fun as it is to gather around someone’s phone and watch along, this mini HD pico projector will surely provide a better viewing experience. It features a laser diode that makes it bright enough for daylight use & offers crisp, 720P HD projection up to 100-inches.
A combination hot tub & hammock, the Hydro Hammock also works as a portable hot tub liner for sand or snow, a hammock waterbed, and swinging pool. Let that all sink in. It’s got a water heating system that hooks up simply with your garden hose or it can draw water from a stream or lake.
Based on the time-tested design of the classic military carryall, the Gunnar Duffle from Georgia-based Go Forth Goods, is large enough for a weekend escape. Rendered in full grain waxed leather, it features a 10-oz. adjustable leather strap and metal hardware. Handmade in America.
The sky-scraping peaks of Peru make it one of the world’s foremost destinations for mountain adventure. And if you’re looking to take your vacation to an even more extreme level, how ’bout spending a night or two in a glass pod strapped to the side of a mountain? This adrenalized experience is offered by Skylodge Adventure Suites; their 24-foot long aluminum & glass suites are suspended over Cuzco, Peru’s Sacred Valley, giving intrepid guests a scenic 300º view of the valley below.
Travelers can be divided into roughly two groups: unpackers and those who prefer to plow through the bag. The ShelfPack splits the difference, allowing you to keep your clothes in the bag but also providing shelves for organization like no other. This spacious roller has 4 integrated, retractable shelves to keep everything sorted and 3 spacious exterior pouches give you easy access to your smaller stuff.
The latest cam from GoPro is 50% smaller and 40% lighter than any before it. The Session is also totally waterproof to 33′ without the need for an external case. The feature set is nearly identical to the original Hero, minus the 4k capability of the higher priced models, however one thing that might not sit well with long day trip users is the lack of an external battery.
The original Spro wireless projector from ZTE was a hit but the new Spro 2 leaves its predecessor in the dust. It features a 200-lumen bulb that is twice as bright, a full Android operating system and touchscreen navigation. It can project up to 120 inches & uses 4G LTE to create it’s own high speed wi-fi hotspot.