Gear for Men

This Mouse Trap is Shockingly Smart at werd.com

This Mouse Trap is Shockingly Smart

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A better mouse trap has been built. Victor, the first name in the business now offers the Smart-Kill Wi-Fi Electronic Mouse Trap. It uses a high-voltage shock to ensure a 100% kill rate. Designed for the modern connected home, it utilizes wi-fi to notify you of kill alerts on your mobile device, so you only have to check traps when alerted. Genius, we agree!

LEGO & Top Gear Team Up on Remote Control Rally Car at werd.com

LEGO & Top Gear Team Up on Remote Control Rally Car

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In LEGO Technic’s first partnership with BBC’s Top Gear, the two have created a 463-piece remote control rally car set. Utilizing a small but powerful motor and a bluetooth-controlled smart hub, it allows easy phone-based control for driving forward, backwards and steering, using the LEGO Technic Control+ app. Available 12/26.

Grovemade’s Task Knife is One Sharp Office Implement at werd.com

Grovemade’s Task Knife is One Sharp Office Implement

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Despite its heavy-duty, single-piece construction, Grovemade’s Task Knife is designed for your desk—so it’s really for opening Amazon packages and snail mail. Certainly looks like it could do much more. Choose from solid brass, stainless or black, each includes a wooden stand to keep the 4.75” knife handy & protected.

Weber Introduces The SmokeFire, Its First Pellet Grill at werd.com

Weber Introduces The SmokeFire, Its First Pellet Grill

Posted in Gear for Men and Grill

Weber’s pellet-powered SmokeFire grill & smoker utilizes smart technology from appliance upstart June for flawless wi-fi enabled outdoor cooking. This heavy-duty grill is offered in 2 sizes, with a 24″ or 36″ grilling surface. The Weber/June app offers precision cooking control from your phone as well as step-by-step instructions that will take all the guesswork out of grilling & smoking.

GoSun Flatware Helps You Kick Plastic to the Curb at werd.com

GoSun Flatware Helps You Kick Plastic to the Curb

Designed to eliminate another single-use plastic from your life, GoSun Flatware is a portable utensil kit that fits in your wallet or pocket for plastic-free eating anywhere, anytime. Infinitely reusable, they’re made of dishwasher-safe stainless steel & PE, are BPA-free, clean easily, and store in a slim card case. Another funded Kickstarter.

WalkingPad R1 Pro is a Smart, Space-Saving Treadmill at werd.com

WalkingPad R1 Pro is a Smart, Space-Saving Treadmill

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Designed to fold-up & save 90% more space than a traditional treadmill, the WalkingPad R1 Pro is a home treadmill with multi-mode functionality for walkers and runners that will keep you on your program without overtaking valuable space in your home or office. When connected to the KS Fit APP it gives users a variety of training & tracking options. A funded Kickstarter.

Convert Your Skate into an Electric Vehicle with Unlimited x Loaded at werd.com

Convert Your Skate into an Electric Vehicle with Unlimited x Loaded

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The conversion kits from Unlimited x Loaded allow you turn almost any old skateboard into an electric one. Featuring top name components from Paris Trucks, Orangatang wheels, and Loaded, the modular, upgradeable kits include a sleek, truck-mounted motor, handheld remote control, LED lighting, & more. They offer 3 different kits that deliver speeds up to 26MPH & ranges up to 13 miles.

YETI Introduces Luxury V Series Cooler at werd.com

YETI Introduces Luxury V Series Cooler

YETI continues to blur the line between need & desire with their new V Series cooler. It keeps stuff cold longer and better than other YETIs & that’s saying something. As this is the first ever vacuum-insulated hard cooler, the V-Series marks another industry first for the brand—a  55-quart plastic cooler wrapped in kitchen-grade stainless steel; designed to last a lifetime & look great doing it.

Here’s Your Chance To Race In Formula 1 at werd.com

Here’s Your Chance To Race In Formula 1

Posted in Automotive and Gear for Men

This slot car racetrack was commissioned by Formula 1 and built in Detroit, Michigan by Slot Mods Raceways. Slot Mods has built tracks for corporations and private individuals including Mercedes-Benz, Ford, Audi, and Toyota. Hand-built in nearly every respect, each track is crafted by artists and takes roughly three to six months to complete, featuring hand-painted race fans, bespoke buildings, foliage lining the circuit, and much more. Now at auction, this unique 1:32 scale track will benefit the Reaching the Last Mile Fund, a global health campaign to eradicate preventable diseases.

Makita’s New DML811 Light is a 3000-Lumen Workhorse at werd.com

Makita’s New DML811 Light is a 3000-Lumen Workhorse

Posted in Gear for Men and Tools

With its rugged wireless + plug-in design, Makita’s DML811 18V LXT is a powerful, commercial-quality work light that will illuminate all kinds of jobs. 3-mode operation delivers an impressive 3,000 lumens of LED light for up to 13 hours on a charge using the brand’s long-lasting 6.0Ah 18V LXT battery packs.

Tim Burton’s <i>Batman</i> Celebrates 30 with a Lego Batmobile at werd.com

Tim Burton’s Batman Celebrates 30 with a Lego Batmobile

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The 30th anniversary of Tim Burton’s iconic Batman movie has arrived in a 3300-piece commemorative Lego Batmobile kit. The car measures over 23-inches long, highlighted by the dual turbine exhaust and goth batwing fairings. It comes with a Batman mini-fig and a rotating display that features classic branding from the 1989 film. Available November 29.

Ebo is a Robotic Playmate for Your Feline at werd.com

Ebo is a Robotic Playmate for Your Feline

Posted in Gear for Men and Pets

Ebo is a robot purpose-built to keep your cat company. It’s an autonomous ’bot that allows you to monitor, capture & record your feline friend in 1080p HD video. Ebo rolls on wheels & dances on its own, plus features collision sensors to keep playtime from getting too rowdy. A funded Kickstarter.

Cool Drinks Down Fast with a HyperChiller at werd.com

Cool Drinks Down Fast with a HyperChiller

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If you like to take your morning caffeine cold & on-the-go, check the HyperChiller. It will chill your coffee in less than 60 seconds. Simply fill it with water and place it in the freezer, remove and place in your Coffee maker and brew or pour from a carafe into the HyperChiller and then into your cup. It works for wine, spirits, juice, etc., & it uses no chemicals or gels, just water.

Unico Built a Badass Bag for Your Wet Winter Commute at werd.com

Unico Built a Badass Bag for Your Wet Winter Commute

Posted in Gear for Men and Men's Bags

Italian upstart Unico builds bags that are 100% waterproof. Like, submerge-your-laptop-in-the-lake level waterproof. With precision, laser-cut fabrication, main compartments are stitch-free & zip-free & feature radio-frequency-welded seams to keep moisture out. With a modular system that allows you to add & subtract accessories for custom configuration it is a versatile set-up that is just as good for work as it is for weekends. A funded Kickstarter.

The NoCry 18W Spotlight is a Powerful, Portable Beacon at werd.com

The NoCry 18W Spotlight is a Powerful, Portable Beacon

Posted in Gear for Men and Tools

A powerful portable light is an essential item in your car trunk, emergency kit or bug-out bag. This one, the NoCry 18W Waterproof Rechargeable is a 1000-lumen spotlight powered by a 18,500 Lithium-Ion battery that delivers 20-hours of continuous light. It is waterproof, floatable, and impact resistant. 3-lighting modes plus a red filter add versatility. An attached stand allows for hands-free lantern-style use as well.

Kindling Cracker Makes Fires Faster at werd.com

Kindling Cracker Makes Fires Faster

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To get the fire blazing, we wanna work smarter, not harder, right?  The Kindling Cracker firewood splitter makes it effortless. Constructed of a solid piece of high-quality cast iron, the design allows for safe, easy splitting, ejecting perfectly-sized loglets that will get your fire crackling fast. No axe required.

TreadReady Adirondack Straps Will Get You Back On the Road at werd.com

TreadReady Adirondack Straps Will Get You Back On the Road

Posted in Automotive and Cars and Gear for Men

Getting stuck sucks & even if a tow-truck is an option, waiting is wack, too. The TreadReady Adirondack Strap can help you out. Using universal ratchet straps and tough traction strips that go across the tread face, a few of these on the active wheel (or wheels) of your vehicle, and you’ll be back on the road quick. Faster & easier than snow chains, they also work for mud and sand surfaces. They’re just as easy to remove & store in a compact case in your car.