If you're in the market for a minimal home or vacation spot, then you're in luck. ÖÖD Homes ($55,000) are 18 square meter prefab homes were originally designed for short-term accommodations for the fast growing Airbnb markets. They are sized as small houses, can accommodate 2-3 people, and are delivered as complete sets. And only take about 8 hours to build. Once complete the homes can stay put or can be moved to another location.The only thing you would need to provide is the internet, water, sewage, and electricity hookups. An LG heat pump with moisture separator is provided for heating and cooling and it comes fully furnished.The ÖÖD homes are built from steel, insulated glass, and thermally treated wood. They come with a custom built bed, kitchenette, living area, and bathroom. You also get adjustable floor heating and LED lighting.Right now the homes have only been installed in Estonia, but they are planning to expand to international markets.
If you're looking for something that will give you an exhilarating ride, you're looking for the Polaris Slingshot Motorcycle ($24,000). Make no mistake this isn't a car it's a three-wheeled motorcycle. This bike is just inches off the road, and has an open cockpit that gives you a 360-degree view of your surroundings. Its low stance allows you to feel every inch of the road. The 2.4L DOHC ECOTEC engine paired with a 5-speed manual transmission will get you about 173 horses and 166 ft-lbs of torque at 4700 RPM. Top speed is 130 miles hours which should make for one hell of a Sunday drive.
If you know anything about DP Customs, you know that they love racing. Just by looking at their bikes you can tell these beautiful creations are made to move. Their latest is the DP Customs "Two Lane" ($TBA) which takes its name from the 1971 film "Two-Lane Blacktop". Two-Lane is based on a 2003 Sporty 1200cc. The first thing you notice is its stance accentuated by the tires. The rear makes use of a thick 15" American Racing wheel, and the front uses an 18" drag racing wheel from Radir. The 1200cc motor was improved with lots of goodies including new piston kit and carburetor. If you love going fast or just like aggressive looking bikes, definitely stope by DP's website, you won't be disappointed.
PoChihi Lai and his team have come up with a longboard that is like no other you have ever seen. The Stair-Rover ($363) is made to "surf the entire city". The Stair-Rover is a longboard designed with eight wheels that makes for an extremely smooth ride whether you're going across sidewalks or down flights of stairs. The uniquely designed trucks are made to reduce the impact of rough surfaces to the rider. The wheels move up and down independently making cobblestones, uneven pavement and stairs passable. The possibilities with the Stair-Rover are endless. Check out this video of the Stair-Rover in action.
Unless you've been living under a rock, you're starting to see the start of the virtual reality phenomenon. We've mostly seen it used for gaming. But google wants to change that. The Google Tilt Brush ($TBA) gives you the ability to paint in 3D. Google's tagline for Tilt is," Your room is your canvas. Your palette is your imagination. The possibilities are endless." The program will be released with the HTCThe program will be released with the HTC Vive ($829) virtual reality headset, which is available for preorder now with shipping expected in May. To get it working all you have to do is setup the Vive, install Steam, launch Tilt Brush, start creating your masterpiece, and share with the world.
The Benchmade Grizzly Creek Knife ($166) will fast become your favorite go-to hunting or daily carry knife. The Grizzly features a 3.50" blade which is perfect for all of your hunting needs. It comes with a folding gut hook and features an AXIS spring-assisted locking mechanism and a stabilized wood handle.