The Penato Knife Merges Japanese Design & EDC Portability at werd.com

The Penato Knife Merges Japanese Design & EDC Portability

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With its brass body encasing a carbon steel blade, the Penato Knife designed by legacy Japanese knife brand Yoshiharu Hamono is a compact cutter for EDC and all kinds of uses from home to work to outdoor adventure. At 4-inches in length with a 1.5-inch blade, it is perfectly pocketable.

The Piper Computer Kit Lets The Kids Build Their Own PC at werd.com

The Piper Computer Kit Lets The Kids Build Their Own PC

Posted in Gadgets and Tech

Recommended by Steve Wozniak and backed by Stanford, the Piper Computer Kit lets kids of all ages build a fully functional home computer. The kit includes everything needed, physical controls, switches, buttons, & lights. And the best part: No technical knowledge is required. Users can solve puzzles in a Raspberry Pi edition of Minecraft and learn the basics of coding with over 7 fun physical electronic games.

King of the Dinosaur Hunters: The Life of John Bell Hatcher and the Discoveries that Shaped Paleontology at werd.com

King of the Dinosaur Hunters: The Life of John Bell Hatcher and the Discoveries that Shaped Paleontology

Paleontologist Lowell Dingus is a research associate at the American Museum of Natural History and expert on all things dinosaur. His exhaustive biography of adventurous bone hunter, John Bell Hatcher, a leading figure in the heroic age of American paleontology, tracks the man’s short but storied life, from early work for luminaries such as Othniel Charles Marsh to the astounding digs in fossil hotspots from Kansas to Patagonia that studded Hatcher’s starry scientific trajectory.

Deejo Knives Let You Customize Your Every Day Carry at werd.com

Deejo Knives Let You Customize Your Every Day Carry

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The slim, ultralight EDC knives from Deejo can now be customized with the introduction of the My Deejo online customization tool. Choose from over 60 “tattoo” graphic designs for the blade as well as options for blade color, choosing the material for the grip, including colors, woods: olive, juniper, ash, or carbon fiber. You get 35 words in 5 different fonts for a custom message on the blade. The knives are available in 3 different weights and 7 lengths.

Made with Recycled Materials, Patagonia’s Silent Down Sounds As Good As It Looks at werd.com

Made with Recycled Materials, Patagonia’s Silent Down Sounds As Good As It Looks

Posted in Cold Weather and Light Jacket and Wear

Made of 70% recycled materials: polyester & taffeta with mechanical stretch plus a water-repellent DWR finish, Patagonia’s snap-front Silent Down Shirt is a versatile winter layer insulated with 700-fill-power 100% Recycled Down, which is duck and goose down up-cycled from old down products. It’s got 2 chest pockets and hand warmer pockets on the sides. Available in 5 cool colors.

Behold: The Aston Martin Vanquish Zagato Shooting Brake at werd.com

Behold: The Aston Martin Vanquish Zagato Shooting Brake

Posted in Exotic and Rides

Aston Martin’s hotly anticipated Vanquish Zagato Shooting Brake has just been officially unveiled. This sleek, limited edition 2-door, 2-seater “wagon” is powered by a 580-horsepower naturally aspirated 5.9-liter V-12 and features a curved V-shaped glass roof, a luxe saddle brown leather interior, and an 8-speed automatic transmission. Only 99 will be made.

Light Your Fire Faster & Easier at werd.com

Light Your Fire Faster & Easier

Posted in Camping and Gear

If you ever read the story “To Build A Fire” by Jack London, you’ll want these in your pack for winter adventures. The Sweetfire Behemoth Fire Starters from UCO are made from sugarcane waste, fibrous, flammable by-product used around the world as a renewable bio fuel. They feature stormproof strikeable tips, that can be lit with the in-box striker. Each tin comes packed with 9 fire starters.

The 4K Arlo Ultra Security Cam is Your Eyes & Ears for Home Security at werd.com

The 4K Arlo Ultra Security Cam is Your Eyes & Ears for Home Security

Posted in Gadgets and Photography and Tech

The Arlo Ultra is the security camera brand’s most powerful device yet. It features a 4K Ultra HD resolution sensor with high dynamic range (HDR), a 4K lens with a 180º field of view and it has an integrated spotlight that lights up anyone or anything that moves within its view. There is also audio detection that listens for odd noises. When something suspicious is seen or heard it can sound a screeching siren and even call 911. Comes with a 1-year subscription for storing your footage.

Protect Your Phone Like No Other Case Can at werd.com

Protect Your Phone Like No Other Case Can

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Designed to deliver foolproof protection for your phone, credit cards, cables and other valuables, the watertight Pelican Go G40 case is IP67 rated to withstand dust, dirt and sand, and resist water when submersed down to 1.5m for up to 30 min. It’s crushproof, dustproof, everyday-life-proof design guards your gear like only a Pelican case can.

The Pluto Wireless Qi Power Bank is Out Of This World at werd.com

The Pluto Wireless Qi Power Bank is Out Of This World

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With its clean, refined & cable-free design, the Pluto Wireless power bank is the Qi-enabled charger you’ve been waiting for. It delivers super fast charge for your iOS & Android devices with up to 20-hours of battery life & will charge right through your case. It is optimized for Apple & Samsung & will bring your device from 0% to 100% in just 2 hours. A funded Kickstarter.

Here’s A Chainsaw That Fits In Your Pocket at werd.com

Here’s A Chainsaw That Fits In Your Pocket

Posted in Gear and Tools

If you know about the Nordic Pocket Saw, you know it’s a classic survival tool from the frozen north, basically, a human-powered chain saw. This simple but effective tool consists of a 65cm length of chain made from heat treated high carbon steel with double-cutter teeth on every major link for easily cutting in both directions. Heavy duty nylon handles give you a solid, safe grip at all times. Weighing just 4.7 ounces, it’s super packable, too. Choose from three colors.

<i>Rocky: The Complete Films</i> Celebrates The Original Italian Stallion at werd.com

Rocky: The Complete Films Celebrates The Original Italian Stallion

In a limited Collector’s Edition numbered and signed by Sylvester Stallone himself, this 380-page Taschen hardcover includes incredible photos from all the Rocky Balboa films, starting with the original 1976-film in which Stallone was actor, writer, director, and producer. Along with the images are a facsimile of Sylvester Stallone’s handwritten notebook for the original Rocky script, interviews, ephemera, & a signed print of Stallone original art.

DJI’s Osmo Pocket Will Turn You Into a Gimbal God at werd.com

DJI’s Osmo Pocket Will Turn You Into a Gimbal God

Posted in Photography and Tech

The Osmo Pocket is the smallest action camera & handheld 3-axis gimbal the drone lords at DJI have ever created. It records 4K 60fps video with mechanical stabilization that gives your motion clips a cinematic look no matter how radical you’re getting. It has features like Auto-track to follow the motion of your subject, a 3X3 panoramic mode and the battery lasts for 140 minutes.