Gift Ideas For Men Under $50

Hot Wheels, 50 Years Of The Coolest Cars at werd.com

Hot Wheels, 50 Years Of The Coolest Cars

Fifty years after the first prototype sped across Mattel founder Elliot Handler’s desk, Hot Wheels die-cast cars are still the number-one toy in the world, with 10 million cars produced per week. And this is the definitive Hot Wheels book, covering a range of topics that take readers inside the world of the most fervent collectors, origins in design,  and even future products. It is filled with vibrant imagery and features a foreword by racing legend Mario Andretti.

Unbeaten: The Triumphs and Tragedies of Rocky Marciano at werd.com

Unbeaten: The Triumphs and Tragedies of Rocky Marciano

Unbeaten is a captivating biography of one of the greatest heavyweights of all time. Rocky Marciano rose from abject poverty and a life of petty crime to become heavyweight champion and one of the most famous faces of the post-WWII era. Written by Pulitzer Prize-winner Mike Stanton, it tracks Marciano’s pursuit of greatness in an utterly corrupt sport surrounded by celebrities, gamblers, girls, & mobsters.

EDC Tools & Compact Storage: The CLiP System at werd.com

EDC Tools & Compact Storage: The CLiP System

Posted in Gear and Tools

Lever Gear’s CLiP System gives you compact storage & tools in a tough, versatile EDC package. In addition to carrying small gear, the BitVault holds a range of hex nuts & works as a screwdriver. The other tool, the BitLight, adds a rechargeable LED flashlight to the device. Both are made of durable metal alloy and clip on to your keychain.

<i>Bruce Lee: A Life</i> is the Definitive Biography at werd.com

Bruce Lee: A Life is the Definitive Biography

Forty-five years after Bruce Lee’s sudden death at age thirty-two, journalist and bestselling author Matthew Polly has written the definitive account of Lee’s life. It’s also one of the only accounts; for all his fame & influence, little has been written about the man behind the myth. And that’s exactly what Polly does here, covering the whole journey, from Lee’s early years as a child star in Hong Kong cinema to his arrival as a leading man in Hollywood to his mysterious death.

<i>The Third Door</i> is a Quest for Access to the World’s Most Successful People at werd.com

The Third Door is a Quest for Access to the World’s Most Successful People

Author Alex Banayan began his journey as an 18-year-old college freshman who set out to track down & learn the secrets of the rich & famous. The Third Door takes readers on an unprecedented adventure to hack the habits and share insights from the world’s most successful people. From Warren Buffet to Lady Gaga to Bill Gates to Quincy Jones, Tim Ferriss, and many more.

xDroid is the First Truly Gamified RC Car at werd.com

xDroid is the First Truly Gamified RC Car

Posted in Gear

Combining the fun of RC car racing with elements of a race game, the xDroid RC trucks link with your phone via Wi-Fi to a remote control app with a range of up to 260 feet. The app can also be used to set different racing modes: Stunt, Drifting, and Demolition modes, which change the steering, top speed, acceleration and braking. The app also allows up to five players & xDroids to compete in races and games simultaneously.

<i>Beastie Boys Book</i> Shines a Light on the OG Influencers at werd.com

Beastie Boys Book Shines a Light on the OG Influencers

This is not your standard music memoir, the Beasties would never do that. Yes, Beastie Boys Book tells their whole story but alongside the band narrative you will find rare photos, original illustrations, a cookbook by chef Roy Choi, a graphic novel, a map of Beastie Boys’ New York, mixtape playlists, pieces by guest contributors, and many more surprises. Available for pre-order now. Release date: October 2018.

Light Up the Night With the 1200-Lumen Rover Task Light at werd.com

Light Up the Night With the 1200-Lumen Rover Task Light

Posted in Gear and Tools

The Rover task light from Striker Concepts delivers 1200-lumens of bright LED light powered by rechargeable 4000mAh Li-Ion batteries. There are 4 modes: high, low, S.O.S., and strobe. It’s also lightweight and the light head rotates 180º for hands-free versatility at all angles.

Craft Beef: A Revolution of Small Farms and Big Flavors at werd.com

Craft Beef: A Revolution of Small Farms and Big Flavors

We are beer nerds and wine aficionados and soon, we’ll be steak snobs. Maybe you’ve noticed, maybe not but there’s a craft beef revolution underway in this country. On farms, in butcher shops, and at restaurants coast to coast. The result: way better steaks. This book digs deep into the details behind the growing Craft Beef movement; what to look for & where to find it.

BentoStack is a Sweet Storage Solution for All Your Apple Accessories at werd.com

BentoStack is a Sweet Storage Solution for All Your Apple Accessories

Posted in Gear

The Bento Stack was inspired by the classic Japanese lunchbox, but it’s actually for keeping your Apple accessories organized. The bottom compartment houses larger stuff like MacBook Power Bricks and iPad & iPhone power adaptors. The upper compartment is for smaller items: charging cables, dongles, headphones, AirPods, etc. Each compartment has its own lid: the bottom lid holds two extra Apple Watchbands and the top lid holds the Apple Pencil – and also doubles as an iPhone stand.

No Hands Needed With Klein Tools’ Clamping Light at werd.com

No Hands Needed With Klein Tools’ Clamping Light

Posted in Gear and Tools

With a design that features an integrated, adjustable clamp, this work light from Klein Tools grabs on & holds tight to just about anything, giving you hands-free light to get the job done. The head rotates a full 360º and pivots up to 90º. Its dual-mode brightness delivers 250 lumens and 8-hour runtime. The light also stands up on its own.

I’m Keith Hernandez: A Memoir at werd.com

I’m Keith Hernandez: A Memoir

Superstar first baseman Keith Hernandez claimed eleven consecutive Gold Gloves, a National League MVP Award, and enjoyed an illustrious career with the World Series-winning St. Louis Cardinals and the New York Mets. This is the story of his life and legacy in baseball and beyond, told in his own words.

Power Practical Introduces Two New Sparkr Electric Lighters at werd.com

Power Practical Introduces Two New Sparkr Electric Lighters

Posted in Gear

Over two billion single-use lighters are sold every year. That’s a lots of unnecessary garbage. So ditch the disposable; electric lighters are not only better for the environment, Sparkr lighters blow standard butane ones away. With their dual plasma beam, they’re windproof, plus USB rechargeable, and they work in any direction, even upside down. Two new models are on offer: the Flip that fits in your pocket & the Wick, for lighting the BBQ. A funded Kickstarter.