Perched high up in the misty mountains of the Transylvania region in Romania, Dracula’s castle sits vacant, awaiting it’s next brave occupant. Built in the 13th century & renovated in the early 90s, the landmark medieval castle was the home of Prince Vlad III of Wallachia, aka Vlad The Impaler, the blood thirsty tyrant who ordered deaths by impalement for 80,000 people during his 8 year reign.
There’s the camping you do with the boys and then there’s the camping you do with your lady. It’s called Glamping (glamour camping) and when you’re doing that you’ll want this tent from Shelter Co. Supply. Made of fire-resistant canvas, it’s a classic vintage style cabin tent that can sleep 4-6 people but works best for two with enough space to fit all the comforts of home. via
The tone of a guitar depends on the wood that the body is made of. Denser and heavier woods mean deeper, richer guitar tones. And that’s why Fender has just released new versions of its iconic Stratocaster & Telecaster using reclaimed old growth timber; redwood & pine dating as far back as the 1860s. Classic sound, guaranteed.
The Aero-X is a hovercraft that rides like a motorcycle. An off-road, off-the-ground vehicle. Powered by a rotary engine, this 2-man craft flies up to 10-feet off the ground at 45 miles-per-hour & you can learn to fly it safely with just 2 days of training.
British watchmakers Bremont have released a pair of advanced chronographs inspired by Boeing aircraft. Model 1 features Custom 465 Stainless Steel, a double vacuum-melted, age-hardenable alloy developed for aerospace applications. Model 247 uses Boeing aviation-grade Ti-64 titanium. Both feature Bremont’s Trip-Tick case and their beautifully finished movements are visible through crystal case backs.
This is the most powerful & advanced blender ever made. Nearly 4 horsepower & 1800-watts of pure countertop aggression. 42 pre-programmed blend cycles. 360º sealed sound enclosure & touchscreen controls. Want a bone-in steak smoothie pureéd to perfection? No problem.
The newest version of Audi’s flagship R8 model is the LMX, & it features laser high beams. Really. Lasers. In the headlights. This technology increases the headlight range substantially, which comes in handy when you’re ripping along the Autobahn at night doing 198MPH.
Since the British Morgan Plus 8 was introduced back in the late 60s, it has garnered a cult-like following, especially in the U.S. The main reason, it’s a little, lightweight car with a big, bad V8. Kind of a ’roided-up go kart. The new Plus 8 Speedster is the latest variant, packed with a 367 hp, 4.8-liter BMW V8 engine feeding into a 6-speed manual or ZF 6-speed automatic gearbox. With a top speed of 148MPH and custom interior & performance options galore, this classic coupe continues Morgan’s tradition of blending old school style with modern performance.
The new 55-inch Avant TV from Bang & Olufsen features an Ultra HD 4K display & rotates up to 90º on its floor stand pedestal to give you the perfect viewing angle. And because it’s a B&O, the 3-channel sound system is super-solid, spreading out the audiophile sound through 8 speakers.
This compact desktop CNC milling machine makes cutting out parts & building prototypes easier than its ever been. The Nomad 883 comes ready-to-run with everything you need: the machine itself, software for Mac or PC, cutters, cables, even a starter pack of material. And it’s also fully-enclosed for quiet, clean operation on your desktop turned workshop.