If you love surfing then you have to check out the Jet Surf Surfboards ($15,500). These boards are powered by two-stroke 100 cc engines that create a hybrid jet-ski surfboard. The boards themselves are made from carbon fiber and can reach speeds of up to 40 miles per hour and on a single tank you can go about 45 miles. JetSurf offers three models; the Ultra Sport, the Pro Race, and the Factory. Check out the [video_lightbox_youtube video_id=ued-lMSNkow width=640 height=480 anchor=video] to see the boards in action.
The Wood.b Handmade Wooden Bike by BSG Bikes ($TBA) is the brain child of french designers Thierry Boltz and Claude Saos. It's a beautifully designed high-end urban bike. The unique wood frame is made using ash plywood and columbus steel for the stays and forks which allows the frame compatible to be used with standard bike components. Four models are offered, including the Duomatic, Inter 7, Nexus 8, and Alfine 11. You can also purchase just the frame or pick and choose your options. Additional pics of the detail after the break.(more…)
The Maker's Mark Cigar ($11) provides a great experience for those looking for a smooth relaxing smoke. The cigar is made from all natural ingredients, with long-leaf tobacco coming form the Dominican Republic and aromatically enhanced with Maker's Mark own bourbon. And forget about needing a humidor, the cigar comes in a glass tube and sealed with wax for an air-tight container. The Maker's Mark Cigar is great for the golf course or any outing.
Fogo: The Ultimate Adventure Multi-Tool ($200) allows you to take one device on your adventures that does absolutely everything. It contains the three major tools every active person should have; GPS, walkie-talkie, and a flashlight. All in a waterproof light-weight package.The GPS also contains a motion tracker and digital compass. It will determine points of interest and detect other people in your vicinity. When you're on the move the Fogo will show your speed and heading, and if you stray form your path the Smartlight will blink to get you back on course.Now add other Fogo users and you can send voice and text messages and share locations.The rechargeable battery comes with a backup USB charger so you can charge smartphone or other smaller devices.The custom smartcap interface allows you to expand the Fogo's capabilities, like the walkie talkie. Right now they're working on a satellite modem and laser range finder.Everything is smart about this device, including the flashlight. The Fogo can automatically adjust the flashlights brightness based on where it's pointed. Using low-beam for the ground in front of you and high-beam for distant objects. It also blinks automatically when dropped. The Smarlight also adjusts based on speed, lighting conditions, estimated trip duration, and remaining battery life.But don't get too comfortable because it also has fitness capabilities. The Fogo tracks distance, heart rate, elevation, ascent, descent, and speed. It can connect to bluetooth heart rate monitors and cadence sensors. And if you crash it can automatically send out a message to other Fogo users in the area.And lastly, you don't ever have to worry about running out of battery life. The screen displays how much battery life is left at any give time. And you can manage battery life by setting an estimated trip duration.And if the Fogo doesn't do something you want it to, you can develop your own apps with the Fogo's SDK.The only thing the Fogo doesn't do is wipe your butt for you.
Venier is an Italian bike customization company that takes mass produced bikes and turns them into incredible machines. One of the classics they like to work with is the Moto Guzzi NTX, a classic police motorcycle used in the 90's. Out of one of these they created the Tractor V75 By Venier Customs ($TBA). Some of its features include a double front light, Vee rubber tires, cutom piping, a handmade tank and gas cap, and much more. If your interested contact Venier for pricing.