Created by artist & industrial designer Joey Roth and hand-made in Portland, Oregon, The Ceramic Towers are premium-quality speakers made with extruded and billet 6061 aluminum, a copper inductor and cables, and plated carbon steel fasteners. They’re a mass-loaded transmission line (MLTL) design and feature SB Acoustics aluminum cone woofers. The 26” tall towers are designed to be used with Roth’s original Ceramic Speakers to produce dynamic, room-filling sound.
For 2017, Dodge is rolling out a new variant of the Challenger. The new GT model will be the first 2-door American muscle car offered with all-wheel-drive. So instead of parking it in storage when the snow starts to fly, you can just swap tires to the snow sneakers and keep cruising. The GT also offers heated leather seats for those cold winter mornings.
Designed by a boat-builder, the teardrop camper-trailer kit from Chesapeake Light Craft combines classic boat-building materials like marine grade plywood & epoxy in a DIY kit that includes everything you need—except the trailer—to make this 8’long by 5’wide camper that fits a queen sleeper & dudes up to 6’6” tall plus the pop-up rear galley.
Powered by two high-power, electric motors and constructed for both over and under water activity, the luxurious 2 & 3-seater subs from Ortega Submersibles redefine underwater travel by using highly advanced naval technology. They are equipped with a trimming tank, on-board breathing apparatus and HUD navigation system, plus optional Magnetometers, Sonar, FLIR, & an extra air supply. The travel range is between 70 & 92 miles at underwater speeds of 11 knots. They can dive to depths of 310 feet.
The aim of the Chronos 1.4 is to give users a super simple professional-quality high-speed camera at about 1/10th the average cost for such technology. With virtually no set-up time, you can pull this camera out & capture stunning high-speed video at 1280×1024 resolution with frame rate ranges from 1,057fps at full resolution up to 21,600fps at minimum resolution. For example, you can capture a bullet being shot from a gun at 17,000fps. A funded Kickstarter.
Designed and built in Southern California, the creations from the Sean Woolsey studio—like his Waterfall Desk—feature unique craftsmanship and handmade detail. The desk’s minimalist and asymmetric design is highlighted by the grain of black walnut and features a leather mousepad with hidden storage, a magnetic powerblock w 2AC & 2 USB outlets, & a single locking drawer.
Made with the most advanced materials and construction technology, Jones Snowboards’ Project X reflects the future of snowboard design. It’s an ultralight and responsive all-mountain board constructed with materials like a topsheet made of Textreme Carbon and features 3D base contours that not only make turning more fluid but also improve hydrodynamics for less friction against the snow which translates to a faster ride.
While GoPro scrambles around like a chicken with its head cut off, DJI is slaying it in Droneland. Boasting a 7km range, flight times up to 27 minutes, and a simple set-up & interface, the brand’s Inspire 2 is a professional-quality drone system that shoots HD 4K & 5.2K video while giving the camera op & pilot full 1080p live view.
First released back in 1975, the ubiquitous Honda Rebel has been the user-friendly point of entry for generations of motorcycling enthusiasts. For 2017, the small-displacement factory custom cruiser got a complete overhaul. Available in a 300 or 500-CC model, the new Rebels feature water-cooled powerplants: the 300, a single & the 500, a parallel twin. Styling features include blacked-out & bobbed rear fenders, solo saddles, blacked-out wheels & a trellis-style frame. Shipping to Honda dealers April 2017.
wing+horns partnered with the ski outerwear experts at Descente to create this cold-killing down parka. Made at Descente’s Mizusawa facility in Japan, it features revolutionary construction with no exposed stitching, seamless heat-welded lofts and a 2-layer fabrication that sheds snow and rain. A dual-stage ventilating front zipper, underarm vents and detachable hood provide complete temperature control.