Dad, are my sneakers ready yet? This may be something you regularly hear in the future, because right now the 3D-Printed Sneakers By Recreus ($TBA) are available to print. You can 3D print you next pair of kicks thanks to a flexible filament offered by the company. Recreus believes their 1.75 mm filament is the most flexible on the market. Because flexible filaments can be extremely tricky and can cause your 3D printer to clog, Recreus has also released their own extruder and hot end ($30). The files for printing the Sneakerbot II sneakers can be found on Thingiverse.
The Ark Portable Wireless Charger ($70) will charge your cell phone anywhere anytime with absolutely no cords. Why deal with USB cables and tangled wires. The Ark gets rid of all of those hassles. It features a small 3.54 x 3.54 x .78 inch base that can go anywhere, a lithium Ion battery that holds enough juice to charge your phone fully 3 times, an extra USB port so you can charge two devices at the same time and a battery indicator. For $70 you get the Ark and an iPhone charging case. There is also an option for Samsung users as well.
The Atlas Fitness Tracker ($160) sees your movements in 3-D so it can identify what activities you're performing, can count your reps and sets, can evaluate your form, and tell you how many calories you burned. The Atlas is so precise it can tell the difference between regular pushups and triangle pushups. It can also learn new exercises, so no matter what you're doing it can track the movement for you. Atlas also features compatibility with apps like MapMyFitness and Fitocracy.
For all the benefits of modern protective headwear but with a cool retro look, Hedonist Helmets ($460) are the perfect choice. Open-faced for that classic look, they feature a tough outer shell made from carbon fiber and fiberglass which provides the very best possible protection. They're also very comfortable, with microbial suede padded lining cushioning the head. Complete with a natural calf leather trim, you can choose from a wide range of colors before you head off into the sunset in real style.
When the weather's hot, or when you simply need an excellent cool Scotch at the end of the day, an ice cube or two is essential.But don't make do with boring squares when there are many more exciting choices. Check out this top ten of some of the coolest ice cube trays around.
Functional, affordable and rugged are a few of the many reasons that make the KA-Bar KA-Barley Bottle Opener ($7) a must have addition to your tactical kit. Featuring an ergonomic KA-BAR oval-shaped handle and super-strong thermoplastic construction this handy tool can pry off the cap on any regular sized bottle. Ideal for popping in the car, or attach to a para cord lanyard and attach to your belt or pack for easy access. This incredibly affordable tactical tool is worthwhile purchase, and once you get yours in hand we’re sure you’ll agree.