If you love home brewing craft beer, but don't like all the hassle, then this might be just what you're looking for. The Pico ($500) home brewing system is fully automatic and allows you to create 5L mini-keg batches at a time. The system uses PicoPaks, which come in a wide variety of flavors. You just add water, brew for about 2 hours, ferment in a keg, and transfer to your dispenser and carbonate overnight. If you're interested in the Pico, hurry because their Kickstarter campaign will be ending soon, and so will the savings.
Short of having your own mobile garage the Serfas Mini Bike Tool ($45) would be your next best bet. This tool has everything you need when you're on the road and need to keep moving. Tools included are; 2,4,5,6, and 8 mm allen keys, phillips and standard screwdrivers, Torx wrench, spoke wrench, chain cutter w/ retainers, and CO2 Inflator. When you need optimum functionality in a small package the Serfas Mini Bike Tool is it.
If you're going out in the wilderness you need to be prepared for everything. This is especially true when it comes to making fire. Matches get wet, lighters stop working. When you reach that final resort there is nothing better than flint. The Flint Laces by RattlerStrap ($14) guarantee that you're never for from a spark. Each lace contains a 1 inch ferro rod capped with rubber. Just remove your laces and strike the tips with a steel edge and your good to go. The laces come in multiple lengths to accommodate any boot in your closet.
The Bleu De Paname Wool Shoulder Panel Jacket ($504) is a classically constructed jacket made with premium materials and well suited for cold weather. It features a 100% wool shell stuffed with polyester fiber, canvas yoke panel, two button pockets, and two hand warmer pockets. The closure is zippered with a placket that includes wooden buttons.(more…)
America is having a revival in its manufacturing sector and the collaboration between Chris King and Tanner goods is part of that trend. The result is a beautiful bike made to stand up to the rigors of daily use. The Tanner Edition Cielo is based on the Sportif and Cross Classic models from Chris's Cielo brand, while Tanner provides the soft goods for the Bike. These include a saddle, handlebar and a frame bag. The frame bag can be removed and used as messenger bag. No detail has been overlooked in the making of this beautifully crafted bike.
The Pacific Rim Movie ($TBA) looks pretty cool. It's about a future Earth where a monster comes from the ocean depths and attacks Osaka, Japan. We find out the monster comes from a portal, to another world that, is five miles below the ocean. The problem is that it is spitting out monster after monster, and they are attacking coastal cities around the world. In order to fight them the military creates the "Jaeger" program. Pilots in the program operate building sized robots to try and combat the monsters. Pacific Rim is directed by Guillermo Del Toro and is expected to be released on July 12th.http://youtu.be/zA92Rw6kNWw