Archive for September, 2016

Victorinox Trailmaster Grip at werd.com

Victorinox Trailmaster Grip

Posted in Gear for Men and Tools

This is a big, burly 10-function pocketknife with a wood saw. Its anatomical shape and locking blades give you a solid grip and safety for whatever you’re working on. Features & functions include a large blade with wavy edge, a reamer/punch, bottle opener, wire stripper, 3mm & 5mm flat & ½ Phillips screwdrivers, wood saw, can opener & key ring.

TRiLIGHT Motion Activated Garage Light at werd.com

TRiLIGHT Motion Activated Garage Light

Posted in Garage and Home Stuff

The TRiLIGHT is a simple way to shed new light in your poorly lit garage. It screws into a standard lightbulb socket and features 3 adjustable light panels that use efficient LED bulbs to put out 3000 lumens of bright white light. That’s nearly 4-times brighter than a 60-watt bulb but uses just 25W. The TRiLIGHT also features a motion detection sensor, so it goes on instantly. A funded Kickstarter.

Cotopaxi Kusa Shirt at werd.com

Cotopaxi Kusa Shirt

This lightweight, snap-front shirt-jacket from Cotopaxi features llama fleece insulation and clean, classic style. There are vertical snaps along the lower back for added mobility while biking or hiking. The brand’s commitment to outreach and impact around the world gives you one more reason to get their gear. Available in raven, copper, & Moroccan blue.

Native Union DOCK+ Lightning Marble Edition at werd.com

Native Union DOCK+ Lightning Marble Edition

Posted in Gear for Men

Like an ancient Greek sculpture, Native Union’s solid marble charging dock tells the story of our times. It’s made for all of Apple’s Lightning-charged devices. The DOCK+ features an aircraft-grade aluminum interface and comes with a 4-foot braided MFi Certified Lightning Cable. Available in white and black.

Brew: The Foolproof Guide to Making World-Class Beer at Home at werd.com

Brew: The Foolproof Guide to Making World-Class Beer at Home

Posted in Uncategorized

It’s easy to complicate the homebrewing process with all of the specialized “must have” equipment they say you need. This book takes a different approach. It’s a comprehensive guide that walks you through every step of the process using a minimum of equipment.  And it covers all sorts of brews: American, European, and British beers, as well as specialty beers like sours, lagers, and lambics.

Netflix x Bito Narcos Figures at werd.com

Netflix x Bito Narcos Figures

Posted in Gear for Men

Taipei-based film and animation studio, Bito teamed up with the creators of the hit Netflix series Narcos to create a set of Pablo Escobar action-figure toys. The legendary drug kingpin is available in 4 different outfits, including a plain white singlet that shows off his gold chain & chest hair. A classic look with a striped orange and his iconic brick phone plus 2 more looks inspired by the series.

DJI Mavic Pro at werd.com

DJI Mavic Pro

Posted in Gear for Men

With the ability to fly at up to 40mph for 27 minutes and with a transmission range of up to 4.3 miles, it’s hard to believe this camera drone is small enough to fit in the palm of your hand. This super-portable little guy also has built–in GPS & GLONASS for precision positioning & uses ActiveTrack and TapFly to create stable, high-quality videos.

Camp Cards at werd.com

Camp Cards

Posted in Gear for Men

With original art and hand-lettered designs, the Camp Cards decks were created through a collaboration between 1924US and adventure brand Bradley Mountain. The cards were precision printed by the U.S. Playing Card Co. and the box features match strike on the side for stoking your pipe or starting that campfire.

Rapha Helmet at werd.com

Rapha Helmet

Posted in Bike and Sporting Gear

Rapha is unique. They’re one of the few cycling brands producing gear that’s not awash in fluorescent colors and covered with oversized logos. Quite the opposite. Their premium-quality gear is defined by simple, functional design and understated styling. Their new helmet is lightweight & aerodynamic and features MIPS, an industry-leading technology that protects your brain from traumatic injury in certain types of impacts. Available in black, white, chartreuse and a special edition helmet available exclusively for Rapha Cycling Club members (shown).

William Murray Golf at werd.com

William Murray Golf

Posted in Golf and Sporting Gear

For those who love the game of golf but know better than to take it too seriously, there’s an irreverent new brand. William Murray is the home of Bill Murray’s self-styled golf polos, button-ups, golf shorts, hats, and T-shirts. Yes, Bill Murray. Expect a revolving lineup of fun, fashionably-designed one-offs.

Snugpack Hammock Cocoon at werd.com

Snugpack Hammock Cocoon

The compression of your sleeping bag and clothing against the tension of the hammock can make you chilly. The Hammock Cocoon solves that problem. It encases your entire hammock with layers of Travelsoft insulation—this not only reduces compression but keeps you warmer and even reduces wind chill. Made of anti-bacterial fabric it stores in a compact compression stuff sack & weighs just 6 pounds.

Blue Raspberry Microphone at werd.com

Blue Raspberry Microphone

Designed to be the ultimate mobile USB microphone for podcasting, voiceover, and your Youtube videos, The Raspberry will also be a major improvement for your FaceTime and conference calls. It’s an internal acoustic diffuser (IAD) mic that delivers dramatic, 24-bit studio-quality sound directly to your PC, Mac, iPhone or iPad. It also works with popular apps like Garage Band, Opinion Podcasts, Spire Recorder, & MoviePro.

Canary Flex Indoor/Outdoor Wireless Security Camera at werd.com

Canary Flex Indoor/Outdoor Wireless Security Camera

Posted in Gadgets and Tech & Gadgets

The Flex from Canary is the first and only indoor/outdoor, weatherproof HD security camera that can be used wire-free or plugged in. Rain, shine, or dark of night it will keep an eye on your property. Yes, HD night vision with motion detection. Also a 116 º wide-angle lens. Plug it in or go wireless—its built-in Li-Ion battery will provide months of use on a single charge.

Flybrix Lego Drones at werd.com

Flybrix Lego Drones

Posted in Gear for Men

Flybrix Kits allow you to build your own copter-style drone using Lego bricks. The custom electric motors quick-connect to a pre-programmed circuit board and once built the Flybrix drone can be flown using the dedicated bluetooth app or the optional radio controller. The kits are complete & contain everything you need with no tools required for assembly. You can also use some of your own Legos to customize your copter.

Ferrari GTC4Lusso T at werd.com

Ferrari GTC4Lusso T

Posted in Automotive and Exotic

Due to be officially unveiled next month at the Paris Motor Show, Ferrari’s latest offering is the GTC4Lusso T, a 2-door 4-seater hatchback powered by a V8 motor. The 4-seater + V8 configuration is a first for Ferrari and the 3.9-liter turbo-charged powerplant delivers just over 600 horses to the rear wheels. Combined with its lightweight build and 4-wheel steering, this should be a really fun ride.

New Roku Streaming Players at werd.com

New Roku Streaming Players

Roku just came out swinging with a whole new line of streaming devices. 5 in total. They range from basic to packed-with-features. The Roku Express & Express+ both feature 1080p output and come with an IR remote that has shortcut buttons for popular streaming channels. The Premiere & Premiere+ devices support 4K resolutions at up to 60 fps. Leading the release is the Roku Ultra which features everything found in the Premier+ but also adds Dolby Digital/Digital Plus encoding, a USB port for local media playback and an enhanced remote. Time to cut the cable if you haven’t already.

Heimplanet Dopp Kit at werd.com

Heimplanet Dopp Kit

Posted in Gear for Men

The outdoor gear innovators at Norway’s Heimplanet are experts when it comes to travel. Their flexible, hardworking dopp kit will keep all of your toiletries organized and accessible whether you choose to stand it on the vanity or hang it on a hook. It’s made of 840D ballistic nylon.

Rowdy: The Roddy Piper Story at werd.com

Rowdy: The Roddy Piper Story

Pro Wrestler & 80s icon Rowdy Roddy Piper was a larger-than-life entertainer who, along with his nemesis Hulk Hogan, helped make pro wrestling huge. Hot Rodd also appeared in more than 50 films including the lead in John Carpenter’s cult classic, They Live. In 2015 just after beginning work on his incredible autobiography, he died of a heart attack. The book has now been completed by his son and daughter.

Kodiak Canvas 1-Person Canvas Swag Tent at werd.com

Kodiak Canvas 1-Person Canvas Swag Tent

When you have the luxury of choosing comfort over lightweight portability, a swag tent is what you want—it’s all about the built-in mattress pad. In the 1-man swag tent from Kodiak Canvas, the pad is a cushy 2-inches thick. The tent itself is made of Hydra-Shield 100% cotton duck canvas and it’s a roomy 6’8” long by nearly 3-feet wide. When it’s time to break camp & move on, it all rolls up & stores in a duffle bag.

Fjällräven Övik Eco-Shell Jacket at werd.com

Fjällräven Övik Eco-Shell Jacket

The Övik Eco-Shell Jacket from classic Swedish outdoor brand Fjällräven is a waterproof breathable 3-layer shell with a two-way front zipper and a hood with a laminated brim to keep water off your face. There’s also plenty of storage: a pair of large bellows pockets on lower front and lower back as well as a pair of snap-closure chest pockets.