Learning how to ride a motorcycle takes practice and it’s the smart beginner who starts with a bike that’s easy to handle. The 2014 CTX700 bikes are Honda’s latest offering for all the motorcycle newbies out there. The lightweight and modestly powered 670cc parallel twin offers features such as a low 28.3” seat height for riders of all sizes and a 6-speed automatic transmission for those who don’t want to shift manually.
Nobody’s gonna buy the new Bentley Flying Spur for the 6-liter W12 power plant or the 8-speed tranny. Bentley guys are all about the woodgrain, the handstitched leather & that winged-B hood badge. Of course this gigantic new sedan is loaded with all of it, including a touchscreen command center, a Naim audiophile quality sound system, & even massage seats in the back.
If you’re in possession of the metal & polycarbonate Döttling Guardian, someone could literally attempt to smash your family jewels with a sledgehammer and nothing would happen. Drills & saws are also no match for this unique security device. It’s not a titanium athletic cup but nice guess. It’s actually a safe for transporting your valuables,like jewels, & important documents plus, the indestructible 14.5 inch long tube carries up to 6 watches and is GPS enabled.
Snakes, skunks, and fire ants are just three reasons why pitching your tent in a tree might be a better idea. The Cocoon Tree tent is a lightweight aluminum-frame sphere covered by weatherproof tarpaulin designed for suspending up in the trees of a forest canopy where the wildlife viewing is much better.
You know the classic Airstream travel trailer but it’s based on the Bowlus Road Chief— the original design created back in 1934 by an airplane builder named Hawley Bolus. This new, updated model retains the classic style but features a full bath with shower, SMEG kitchen, AGM batteries & 120-amp solar panel for power.
Yeah, microwave frozen pizza is pretty good but pizza made from scratch and cooked in a wood-fired oven is way better. Seriously. This Italian-made, all stainless steel wood-fire pizza oven warms up in just 15 minutes, and cooks your pies at high temperature on a stone surface. One homemade pie & you may give up the microwave stuff altogether.
Eric Clapton is more than just a rock & roll legend, he’s also a generous guy. He teamed up with Guitar Center to release a line of limited edition guitars, with proceeds going to Clapton’s own Crossroads Center rehab facility to help families affected by addiction. The collection includes a Strat, a Les Paul, and a Martin acoustic. Available March 21.
This new 3D printer from Cubify is the lightest, smallest, & most affordable home 3D design system on the market. Design your artistic creations or product prototypes using 3D design software then watch the Cube construct them before your eyes in ABS plastic.
Japanese custom bike builders have been tinkering with 70s-era Yamaha SR models for years but the old, reliable twins are getting some traction in the states thanks to builders like Virginia-based Motohangar. Their stylishly stripped-down SR café builds look fast & mean but cost only a fraction of the price of a new bike. Source
You’ve always wanted to see what the hell your neighbors have going on the other side of the fence. Here’s how you can do it. Make a recon video with this autopilot GoPro drone. Turn it on, launch it, & after 5-minutes of flight, the 3-foot wide carbon-fiber drone automatically returns to you with HD aerial video. Your footage may or may not be admissible evidence.