One of the favorite past times during the summer for almost any kid or adult is shooting a bow and arrow. Best Made has taken that great American past time and made it a usable collectors item to be past on for generations. Best Made's American Longbow ($690) is a string-follow Longbow that provides excellent accuracy and smooth shooting. There are no sights, pulleys, or counterweights to get in the way of you learning learning true form. While the release lets you pull through the centerline without strain, for the perfect feel. This particular bow is made from a locally harvested hickory care, with black fiberglass laminates and bubinga risers. It's perfect for the brand new archer or the seasoned veteran.
With the Stanley Cup Finals getting ready to kick-off its time to up your BBQ game with the Hat Trick 3-Piece BBQ Set Made From Recycled Hockey Sticks ($40). Most of the sticks in these sets are game used and will have minor imperfections, like missing paint, nicks, and scratches. Each set includes tongs, a spatula and your choice of a brush or fork. There's also a five piece set available for $60 which includes a spatula, tongs, fork, brush, and a bottle opener.
If you don't know already, Big Ass Fans make big ass fans. But now they're also making smart fans. Their latest endeavor is the Haiku Fan with SenseME Technology ($1100-$1300). The SenseME tech detects when you enter or leave a room and will automatically turn on or off. It will monitor the rooms temperature and humidity and adjust fan speed accordingly. And lastly it learns your comfort preferences and makes fan speed adjustments to find the zone that makes you the most comfortable. Multiple options are available including fan sizes of 52" and 60", fan materials and colors, LED lighting options, and drop heights. The Haiku with SEnseME is available for pre-order now with shipments expected the end of July.
So you love 3D printing, but you don't love the limited height for your projects. The Deltaprintr High Resolution 3D Printer ($625) is looking to open the door to making taller 3D prints. The Deltaprintr features minimal set-up, 100 micron resolution, and expandability. All you have to do is buy longer aluminum extrusions to increase your build volume. Every printer comes with an automatic calibration probe and an LCD display as well.
OK guys, it's time to get ready for all those camping trips or other outdoor excursions you'll be taking this summer. And one piece of equipment that would come in real handy, is the Dinky Dub Camper ($8,000+). The Dinky dub is about 25% smallerthan they original Dub-Box, but has all the same goodness as the original. The smaller version features a 100% fiberglass shell, and is perfect for carrying all your gear and camping essentials. Dub-box is offering for models which include a Fun Hauler for the sports enthusiast, a camper, a Half Pint Kegerator, which is fully refrigerated and can have up to 6 beverage taps, and an Event Trailer. So whatever the occasion there's a Dinky Dub for you.
The Victorinox Swiss Army Alpnach Watch ($1837) was named after the Swiss Air Force Alpine helicopter base and inspired by the force's twin-rotor Cougar AS532. The watch is a beautifully designed 44mm chronograph from Victorinox. It's a Swiss made mechanical self-winding watch that features an anti-reflective sapphire crystal, luminous hands and hour markers, and a stainless steel black PVD case. It also includes a 12hr, 30min, and 60 sec chronograph,a tachymeter scale, and a day/date calendar.