Gift Ideas For Men Under $50

The Hunt23 Light is Bright, Titanium & Tiny at werd.com

The Hunt23 Light is Bright, Titanium & Tiny

Posted in Gear for Men and Tools

Made of Grade 5 Titanium, the keyring-size Hunt23 EDC flashlight is very small & “bright”. It delivers 100 lumens of LED light in 2 colors, is completely waterproof & works as a box cutter, bottle opener, min pry bar, lid popper, tape remover, letter opener—you get the idea. This is a funded Kickstarter.

The K-25 Smart Bath Towel is Better By Design at werd.com

The K-25 Smart Bath Towel is Better By Design

Posted in Bath and Gear for Men and Home Stuff

Designed by the beach in Los Angeles, California, the K-25 Smart Bath Towel 3.0 is not your average drying device. Made with sustainable materials, 100% natural long strain cotton & marked by superb craftsmanship, this towel is fluffy, soft, and absorbent but also features antimicrobial fabrication for fast-drying & forever stink-free performance. A funded Kickstarter.

Heavy Tales: The Metal. The Music. The Madness. As lived by Jon Zazula at werd.com

Heavy Tales: The Metal. The Music. The Madness. As lived by Jon Zazula

Megaforce Records was started by Jonny Zazula in a New Jersey apartment in 1983. Nobody cared. Then a little record called Kill ’Em All by Metallica started percolating. So yeah. Jonny Z’s Megaforce  went on to release records by Anthrax, Testament, Mercyful Fate, Raven, Overkill, Exciter, Stormtroopers of Death, Method of Destruction, Ace Frehley, King’s X, Ministry, & many more. These are his stories, straight from the source. Plus over 100 rare photos unearthed from the MegaVault.

Sticker is Tile’s Smallest, Most Mobile Tracker Yet at werd.com

Sticker is Tile’s Smallest, Most Mobile Tracker Yet

Posted in Gadgets and Tech & Gadgets

The new Tile Sticker packs the ubiquitous bluetooth tracker into the brand’s smallest device yet. Just 27mm in diameter and 7.3mm thick, they feature 100% waterproof construction & a 3M adhesive backing that can last up to 5 years. Stick them on your valuables & that’s where they’ll stay, allowing you to track your belongings at all times from your phone. Sold in packs of 2 & 4.

This Magnetic Knife Sharpener is a Blade-Saver at werd.com

This Magnetic Knife Sharpener is a Blade-Saver

Posted in Gear for Men and Tools

One of the toughest parts of sharpening your own knives is getting the angle right so you are in fact “sharpening” it. The Angle Set Knife Sharpener eliminates the guesswork & the potential damage to your blades. The self-contained unit unfolds to reveal an A-frame consisting of adjustable 3-sided hones. They utilize magnets to keep your blade perfectly positioned while sharpening, so you can’t screw it up. As the blade gets sharper, simply adjust to use the finer hones.

Plagued by Fire: The Dreams and Furies of Frank Lloyd Wright at werd.com

Plagued by Fire: The Dreams and Furies of Frank Lloyd Wright

Regarded as America’s preeminent architect, Frank Lloyd Wright was also a rank egotist who held in contempt almost everything aside from his own genius. Written by the award-winning author of Hemingway’s Boat and Sons of Mississippi, biographer Paul Hendrickson explores the icon’s dark side; the emotional and romantic struggles and the fires that haunted him throughout his life.

Add the Xiaomi Wiha Screwdriver Set To Your Tech Toolbox at werd.com

Add the Xiaomi Wiha Screwdriver Set To Your Tech Toolbox

Posted in Gear for Men and Tools

For those inclined to fix, maintain, & repair the small technical devices and mechanisms around them, the Xiaomi Wiha Precision Screwdriver Set is a worthy companion. It is an aluminum-alloy pen-style ratchet driver that includes 24 magnetic bits in a sleek portable case. With bits for Philips, Flathead, Torx, Security Torx, Pentalobe, Triangle, Hexagons, Tri-point, and Spanner that meet ANSI Standards, it’ll give you easy access to the insides of all your gadgets.

Milwaukee’s PACKOUT Crate is a Commercial-Grade Gear Hauler at werd.com

Milwaukee’s PACKOUT Crate is a Commercial-Grade Gear Hauler

Posted in Gear for Men and Tools

The latest addition to Milwaukee’s PACKOUT line of modular tool storage & transport products is the Crate. The stackable PACKOUT Crate can carry up to a 50-pound payload and with more than 1700 cubic inches of capacity. With rugged, commercial-grade construction, the design includes attachment points on the top & bottom for secure stacking & rear fastener points to hang from the wall with an optional mounting plate.

I Am C-3PO: The Inside Story at werd.com

I Am C-3PO: The Inside Story

With a foreword by director J.J. Abrams, and a spirited narrative created by C-3PO himself, late actor Anthony Daniels’ recounts his experiences of the epic cinematic adventure that has influenced pop culture for more than 40 years. For the very first time, he candidly shares intimate memories as the only actor to appear in every Star Wars film – from first meeting with George Lucas to the final, emotional days on the set of Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker.

The Otterbox Elevation 14 Mug is a Durable Daily Drinker at werd.com

The Otterbox Elevation 14 Mug is a Durable Daily Drinker

Posted in Gear for Men

Otterbox makes rugged, dependable products and their Elevation 14 Mug will do for your morning coffee what their cases do for your phone: keep it protected from harm and insulated from the elements. Made of stainless steel with an internal copper lining, it features a spill-proof plastic & silicone lid for easy sipping. Available in raw stainless & 4 cool colors.

Playstation Watch Celebrates the Classic Console at werd.com

Playstation Watch Celebrates the Classic Console

Here’s the iconic Playstation console shrunk down to fit on your wrist. Unfortunately it doesn’t play games but it does tell time. The Playstation Watch features a pliant, gray silicone case with a backlit digital display that offers time, date, and seconds controlled by 3 push-buttons on the dial. For fans of retro gaming, this watch gets a high score.

Conversations With Tom Petty at werd.com

Conversations With Tom Petty

Conversations With Tom Petty is the first authorized book to focus solely on the life and work of the man responsible for some of the most memorable rock anthems of a generation, including: ‘American Girl’, ‘Breakdown’, ‘Refugee’, & scores more. Based on a series of in-depth discussions with Tom about his career & specifically his songwriting, author Paul Zollo originally published it back in 2005. This new edition has been updated with a foreword from Petty himself as well as photos from his last live performance.

This Might Be the BESTEK Power Strip We’ve Ever Seen at werd.com

This Might Be the BESTEK Power Strip We’ve Ever Seen

Posted in Gadgets and Tech & Gadgets

Pure function. That’s what we want out of a power strip & with this one from BESTEK, we get it in spades. This BESTEK Power Strip with USB is a vertical cube power outlet extender with 3 outlets, 3 USB-A ports & one 15W USB-C port, plus a 5-foot extension cord and detachable base for easy mounting. To keep your devices safe it features over-voltage, short circuit, overload, over current protection, and FCC authentication.

Janis: Her Life & Music at werd.com

Janis: Her Life & Music

The short, crazy and incredibly influential life of Janis Joplin finally gets its due in this new biography written by Holly George-Warren, one of the most highly regarded chroniclers of American music history. Based on unprecedented access to Joplin’s family, friends, band mates, archives, and long-lost interviews, Janis draws an intimate portrait of the one they called the Queen Of Rock n’ Roll.