Archive for May, 2016

Craftsman Flex Claw Hammer at werd.com

Craftsman Flex Claw Hammer

Posted in Gear for Men and Tools

You could argue that the hammer is the original multi-tool. But Craftsman’s Flex Claw Hammer takes it a step further by adding a fully adjustable 4-position pry bar to the nail pull side of the hammer. It also features a dual-sided grip and magnetic nail starter on the strike face to keep your fingers out of harms way.

Gentlemen, Start Your Engines! at werd.com

Gentlemen, Start Your Engines!

Bonham’s is the world’s go-to source for classic race and sports cars. Created & curated by Bonhams editors, this large format 320-page full-color book celebrates rare & truly iconic rides from classics like a 1937 Bugatti Type 57S Atalante Coupe to a Lamborghini Miura SV Coupe owned by Rod Stewart.

Base Camp Trailer at werd.com

Base Camp Trailer

Posted in Automotive and Trailers

Designed and built in Utah, the Base Camp Trailer looks like the ultimate bug-out rig for the modern escape artist. This off-road ready camper is built to be custom configured with all sorts of options to make it work for you: roll-out kitchen, rooftop-tent, gun box, firewood box, solar panels and anything else you might need for your adventure exit plan. via

Bartender’s Knife at werd.com

Bartender’s Knife

With a versatile design that allows you to peel, slice, and pick your cocktail ingredients, the Bartender’s Knife from Brooklyn-based W&P Design features a hardwood handle and a high quality forged steel blade. Every knife comes with a fine grain sharpening stone for maintaining a razor sharp blade.

The Godfather Notebook at werd.com

The Godfather Notebook

Film fanatics are sure to turn this book into an instant best-seller. The Godfather Notebook is a never-before-published collection of Francis Ford Coppolla’s notes and annotations on the Mario Puzo novel that became one of the most iconic films in cinema history. It pulls back the curtain on Coppola’s creative process as the then 32 year-old filmmaker prepared to make the most important film of his career.

Jaybird Freedom Wireless Buds at werd.com

Jaybird Freedom Wireless Buds

Jaybird makes some of the best workout-worthy earbuds. Their wireless bluetooth buds stay put even when you’re dripping sweat and suffering through burpees or miles on the treadmill. The newest model, called the Freedom is even smaller and features a new design that sits flush in your ear for a comfortable fit even with helmets & hats.

Linksys EA9500 MU-MIMO Tri-Band Router at werd.com

Linksys EA9500 MU-MIMO Tri-Band Router

Posted in Gadgets and Tech & Gadgets

The best & fastest routers on the market today are equipped with these two new technologies: tri-band AC5400 and MU-MIMO. Yes, jargon! The important thing to know is that they result in full bandwidth wi-fi speeds up to 5334Mbs. Psycho fast. The other thing to know is that Linksys just packed both of these technologies into their new EA9500 model router for a very nice price.

Orca Cooler Molle Wrap at werd.com

Orca Cooler Molle Wrap

Posted in Gear for Men

Orca Gear has made their 26-quart cooler even more adventure-friendly by adding a full wrap of military-style MOLLE webbing. The snap on cover is made of tough 600 denier nylon with tactical velcro closures and ABS hardware.

Molekule Air Purifier at werd.com

Molekule Air Purifier

Posted in Gadgets and Home Stuff

The Molekule air purifier goes beyond the air-scrubbing abilities of a HEPA filter. The technology it uses is called PECO, which stands for photoelectrochemical oxidation that removes allergens and pollutants but also viruses and bacteria from the air. The PECO process breaks these pollutants down to their base molecular level through a filter that captures particles 1000X smaller than HEPA can.

FenSens Wireless Parking Sensor at werd.com

FenSens Wireless Parking Sensor

Collision warning systems are standard equipment on the latest European luxury cars but if you happen to drive something else, The FenSens Fender Defender is a much more affordable way to add this tech upgrade to your car. It mounts like a license plate frame and communicates with an iOS/Android app to warn you of impending collision by alerting you with visible & audio warnings.

Xiaomi Mi Drone at werd.com

Xiaomi Mi Drone

Posted in Gadgets and Tech & Gadgets

GoPro’s forthcoming (yet delayed) idiot-proof 4K consumer drone better be really good and priced really low, or products like this: the Mi Drone from Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi could send GoPro to an early grave. The Mi is available with either a 1080P or 4K 360º camera and a range of up to 3km. Its 5100mAh battery gives you 27 minutes of flight time. The remote control links with your phone for a live feed view from the drone.

Leather Works Travel Tray at werd.com

Leather Works Travel Tray

Posted in Gear for Men

At the end of the day, unload everything in your pockets into the Travel Tray. This stylish portable organizer is handmade in Texas from heavy black harness leather & features steel snaps that allow it to unsnap for flat-pack portability. It measures 5” X 5”.

Olympus Tough TG-Tracker at werd.com

Olympus Tough TG-Tracker

This 4K Ultra HD action cam from Olympus is built to take the inevitable beatings that come with filming all your amateur stuntwork. Drop-proof, freeze-proof, dust-proof and submersible to 100 feet, it features built-in wi-fi, GPS, & E-compass. An ultra-wide angle 204º f/2.0 lens captures all the action.

Pebble Core at werd.com

Pebble Core

Posted in Gadgets and Tech & Gadgets

Core is the first device from Pebble that isn’t a smartwatch; but it is definitely smart. Equipped with GPS, it tracks your steps, distance & pace. It is also a music player with 4 Gigs of on-board storage allowing you to sync with your Spotify playlists to load up 500-1000 songs. For those who are sick of running & active workouts with a big ol’ phone stuffed in your pocket, this lightweight clip-on device makes perfect sense.

Filson Scout Dual Time at werd.com

Filson Scout Dual Time

A simple, straightforward pilot style analog, the Dual Time Scout watch from Filson is built for pure function. It’s powered by an American-made Shinola Aragonite quartz movement, and has a brushed stainless steel 45.5mm case. It features dual time and date illuminated with Swiss Super-LumiNova hands for low-light readability.

Mini Gunmetal Mercator Knife at werd.com

Mini Gunmetal Mercator Knife

Posted in Gear for Men and Tools

The 3-inch fine carbon steel blade on the German-made Mini Mercator goes through a process called Hot Bluing, a type of forced oxidation that prevents rust and significantly increases the lifespan of your knife. It features an extremely thin design, making it a very functional EDC companion.

Samsung Serif TV at werd.com

Samsung Serif TV

To create the stunning 4K UHD Serif TV, Samsung teamed up with French design duo Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec. Built to stand alone without the need of a TV stand or table beneath it, the set offers incredible picture quality, web browsing, TV to Mobile/Mobile to TV Monitoring, and Dolby sound.

Wayv Adventurer Hand-held Microwave at werd.com

Wayv Adventurer Hand-held Microwave

We have to admit, making a microwave for the wilderness is an original idea. The Wayv adventurer is a radio frequency off-grid cooking appliance powered by interchangeable, quick-charging Li-Ion batteries. It weighs just over 2 pounds and is 12” x 5” in size, making it perfectly packable. It creates 250W of cooking power using internal LDMOS transistors.

Tribe: On Homecoming and Belonging at werd.com

Tribe: On Homecoming and Belonging

From the best-selling author of The Perfect Storm, Sebastian Junger’s new book , Tribe: On Homecoming and Belonging combines history, psychology, and anthropology, as he explores what we can learn from tribal societies about loyalty, belonging, and the eternal human quest for meaning.