If you're limited on space, The Handler Yard Tool System ($99) will make a perfect addition to your lawn warrior arsenal. The system features a fiberglass handle and nylon locking tip mechanism with stainless steel ball bearings for quick switching of tool heads. Along with the handle you get four attachements which include a 14 tine metal garden rake, 22 tine metal leaf rake, and a 24 inch comercial grade push broom. The package also includes wall mounts for each attachment and the handle. The complete system saves you about 60% on storage space when compared to standard tools, which aint too shabby.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rGd2npEluSA OK, how in the world do you know this isn't going to kill you before you do it for the first time. Mike Wilson and Andrew Kirkpatrick went all the way to South Africa to build a 600ft Rope Swing. The swing goes straight down 600ft in to the Magwa Falls gorge. That's four seconds of free fall. You have to check out this amazing video.
Military jackets have been in for awhile but WTAPS has taken it to the next level with the release of their WTAPS N-2B Jacket ($850). The N-2B features a faux fur lined hood and collar for additional protection against the elements, a 100% Nylon Twill shell, and a center front zipper with button fastened storm flap. To make sure the jacket remained authentic they even left functional military details like components for attaching flight instruments.
Bell & Ross make watches for astronauts, pilots and divers. Their watches are made to handle the extremes required of those professions. Dials and cases are highly visible and water-resistant, extremely accurate and all contain special functions for the watches intended use. The Bell & Ross BR 03-51 GMT Carbon Watch ($5200) was made for the air traveler. It features a 42 mm black PVD finish steel case that mimics the shape of a cockpit instrument, an anti-reflective sapphire crystal, a second time zone dial, and a large date at 12. The BR 03-51 also has a self-winding mechanical movement with a 40 hour power reserve and water resistance to 100 meters. Beautifully styled and expertly crafted the BR 03-51 would make a great addition to any collection.
Sebastian Copeland is a world renowned photographer, polar explorer, author and environmental activist. His book Arctica ($90) looks to pay tribute to the world we know as the north pole. He also wants to draw awareness to its perilous plight. Although the pictures presented within its pages are beautiful, Arctica's true aim is pragmatic and hopes to inspire us to live and create a more sustainable future for this beautiful blue rock we live on.
Catalonian design house Bel & Bel has taken the Segway and made it really cool. The bonus is that you can actually buy this guy. The Zero Electric Scooter By Bel & Bel ($4050) starts off with a Segway PT, and adds original parts from an original Vespa Piaggio. The result is a vehicle that can carry 397 lbs. and can climb slopes up to 30-degrees. Additional features include a driving range of about 20 miles, and speeds up to 12 mph. If you want one allow at least six weeks for delivery.