The T1 was popular in the 60's thanks to its unique looks and versatility, however this 500 horsepower Classic Volkswagen T1 Bus ($TBA) couldn't be further removed from its predecessors. The builder responsible for this masterpiece is Fred Bernhard of Switzerland and he's spent the past 6 years reconditioning his vintage 1962 VW T1 into the air-cooled turbo, 6-speed beast you see before you! The boost in power and loss in excess weight means that this T1 can reach a credible top speed of 143mph.
The Sportura Retrograde Chronograph ($255) is a great watch with a great price. The Sportura has a larger 45mm stainless steel case and comes with a black rubber strap. One of the first things you'll notice is the blue ion-plated bezel and the metallic blue dial which are covered with a scratch resistant sapphire crystal. The chronograph has three sub-dials; 60 second, 60 minute and 1/10th of a second. The movement is Quartz and overall the watch is water resistant to 330 feet.
Like the name says, the Bullet ($20) is the world's smallest LED flashlight. It weighs just 6 grams and measures just 30mm in length. Making it the perfect addition to any everyday carry arsenal. It uses three replaceable LR41 button cell batteries that will produce up to 15 lumens and the LED with last anywhere from 25,000 to 100,000 hours. The Bullet is made from high-grade aircraft aluminum, is waterproof and operates with just a twist of the base. Grab one of these now before the Kickstarter campaign ends.Related: 10 Of The Best Tactical Flashlights
If you are stuck for the perfect Fathers Day gift for your DIY dad then this is it. There, I Fixed It ($12) is a collection of hilarious images, along with comments from the hugely popular website that gets 11m page view s every month; thereifixedit.com. Whoever said that a picture painted a thousand words has clearly never come across this website on the Cheezburger Network. A picture here is worth numerous inaudible gasps as well as its fair share of disbelieving stares. This book is a celebration of everything that defines thereifixedit.com and laughing out loud at these disasters is guaranteed.
The Boodaak by Deus Machina ($TBA) gets its name from the sounds made as you roll on and off of its throttle. It's a funny name for a classic Deus Machina bike. The Boodaak started off with a HRC Johnny Campbell spec Honda XR650R engine that has oversized valves and a Carrillo rod. Almost everything else on the bike is custom including the frame, swingarm, the Racetech shock that was valved by Jimmy Woods, the seat, and the dual exhaust. The Bookdaak was made to be an aggressive, high performance bike and it looks like Deus hit their mark. Check out all the pics after the break.(more…)
When the temperature starts to plunge, and you need to stay warm, a down jacket will give you the protection you need.With different styles for wearing around town as well as hikes into the wild, here are 10 of the best down jackets on the market.