Archive for April, 2016

Waves Infinite Dry Bag at werd.com

Waves Infinite Dry Bag

Posted in Gear for Men and Men's Bags

This submersible dry bag is made of tough, 500D PVC and features a roll-top design, thermal heated seams & buckle closure that completely locks out moisture. At 30-liter capacity, it’s the perfect size to carry your supplies for a day in the kayak to down at the beach.

Art of Atari at werd.com

Art of Atari

From Asteroids to Centipede to Missile Command, the influence & impact of Atari is unquestionable. This book explores the art & illustration that helped shape & support these seminal video games and the futuristic images they presented from the dawn of the digital age throughout the past 40 years.

Leica M-D at werd.com

Leica M-D

The new M-D is an advanced digital rangefinder with a purist design intended to highlight the bare essentials of photography. With no LCD & manual settings for ISO values, apertures and shutter speeds, it trades technology for creative freedom while backing up every shot with that unquestionable image quality: A Leica Maestro image processor and 24 MP CMOS sensor.

Otto Over-fired Broiler at werd.com

Otto Over-fired Broiler

Posted in Home Stuff and Kitchen

This German-engineered infrared gas grill was purpose-built to reach temperatures of up to 1700º in just minutes, to quickly sear, cook & caramelize steaks at home, achieving the Maillard reaction—a crisp outer crust—something that only restaurants and commercial cooking equipment could ever do. Until now.

Black Rock Powder Company Dynamite Fire Starters at werd.com

Black Rock Powder Company Dynamite Fire Starters

It looks like the crates of TNT from Kentucky’s Black Rock Powder Company will blow your place sky high but the fact is, they’re not explosives, just fire starters. Made from recycled sawdust & paraffin, these 8-inch long dynamite-style fire starter sticks come packed in a cedar wood crate & burn for 30 minutes.

The North Face Access Pack at werd.com

The North Face Access Pack

Posted in Gear for Men and Men's Bags

The North Face doesn’t just make gear for alpine adventures, and their new Access Pack proves it. This 22-liter pack is built to carry all your gear & gadgets: A 15-inch laptop, tablet, phone, cables, cords, chargers and everything else. An EVA foam body keeps your gear protected & ejector tabs on the pockets allow for easy access to it all.

Vargo Titanium Bot Bottle Pot at werd.com

Vargo Titanium Bot Bottle Pot

For truly ultralight adventures, everything you carry must be multi-purpose and Vargo’s Titanium Bot definitely is. It’s a bottle & a pot: A one-liter vessel for your water and other drinks as well as a cookpot for making your meals. It weighs just 4.7 ounces—less than most standard water bottles.

The Relic Mobile Brick Oven at werd.com

The Relic Mobile Brick Oven

If you’ve been pondering how to take your brick oven cooking skills on the road, the Relic has you covered; it’s a portable brick oven with a stylish, durable, modular & most importantly, mobile design. The combination of a built-in firebox & lightweight dome create temps between 800-1100 degrees—exactly what you want for perfect brick oven pizza. The Relic fits directly onto 22” kettle-style grills like Weber’s Silver & Gold models.

Yohann iPad Stand at werd.com

Yohann iPad Stand

Posted in Gear for Men

The designers of the Yohann stand create interior parts for Mercedes, Audi & Porsche, and they built this contoured stand to provide three stable positions for using, watching, or working on your iPad. Whether it’s positioned vertically or horizontally, on hard surfaces or soft, your tablet rests stylishly in its cradle. Available in wood or glossy fiberglass construction.

2017 Audi TT RS at werd.com

2017 Audi TT RS

Posted in Automotive and Cars

With its torquey upgrade to a 400-horsepower, 5-cylinder power plant and a decidedly aggro front fascia, the all-new 2017 TT RS has come a long way from its earliest iterations as the German Miata. Available as a coupe or a roadster, the Quattro-equipped AWD TT slides through all 7 gears via its dual-clutch S-Tronic transmission. NO word yet on whether Audi will offer a manual shifting model or when it may arrive in the USA.

Po’ Man Charcoal Grill at werd.com

Po’ Man Charcoal Grill

Sure, it looks like a trash can but it cooks as good as any high-end grill. The Po’ Man is a simple and solid charcoal grill with the capacity to cook more meat than you can shake a skewer at. It is vented from the bottom where the coal box sits beneath the adjustable-level steel grill grates.

Garmin Approach X40 at werd.com

Garmin Approach X40

Posted in Golf and Sporting Gear

The Approach X40 band from Garmin is made for golf—displaying distances to the front, back and middle of the green, plus hazards, auto shot tracking & post round analysis. If you happen to do anything other than golf, it also tracks fitness metrics: steps, distance, calories burned, heart rate and activity intensity.

Igloo Trailmate All-Terrain Cooler at werd.com

Igloo Trailmate All-Terrain Cooler

Posted in Gear for Men

This cooler is made for off-road action. Drag it down the goat path to that secret beach spot or up the trail to the campsite. It’s got 10-inch wheels, a telescoping handle and will keep for up to 5 days. At 66-liters capacity it will hold up to 144 cans of beer. If you prefer bottles, there’s an opener mounted on the side.

Mini Q Knife & Key Carry at werd.com

Mini Q Knife & Key Carry

Posted in Gear for Men and Tools

Its lightweight, minimalist design keeps your keys organized & gives you a handy 2.33” drop point blade made of hardened stainless, all packed into a pocket-sized Titanium-body EDC. The Mini Q holds up to 8 keys and also features a removable pocket clip.

Heated Sleeping Bag Liner by Ravean at werd.com

Heated Sleeping Bag Liner by Ravean

One million shivering nights in the tent later & finally a sleeping bag heater has arrived. Ravean’s battery-powered wearable heated sleeping bag liner keeps you toasty from your hood to the tip of your toes, increasing the temperature rating of your current sleeping bag by 20 degrees. It’s also lightweight, washable, packable, & will even charge your phone.

Air Case at werd.com

Air Case

Posted in Portable and Tech & Gadgets

Designed specifically for use with the whole range of iPhone 6 models, Air Case is the world’s thinnest battery phone case. It provides protection & doubles your battery life.  It adds just 3.8mm of thickness to your phone. The pricing is pretty lean, too. A funded Indiegogo.

Red Wing Postman Oxford at werd.com

Red Wing Postman Oxford

Designed for mailmen back in 1954, Red Wing’s Postman Oxford is made with Copper Rough & Tough leather and features a Goodyear welt Atlas Tred outsole. For long days on your feet and truly classic style, nothing else compares. Available in 4 styles.