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Quartertwenty Skateboards

Matthew Bietz from QuarterTwenty designs and builds projects at a variety of scales including furniture, installations, buildings, and these beautiful skateboards. Working from his Seattle studio, Matthew designs custom skateboards made from baltic birch and recycled formica. The decks have a bright, no fade permanent color, and feature an original, ergonomic 3 finger handhold for easy carry. via

Matthew is currently taking custom orders from his Etsy store




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GARMIN SWIM

Designed for swimmers, the Gramin Swim watch records all data necessary for swimming training. The swimmer can keep focused on the workout and technique, the watch does the rest. It calculates speed, the number of lengths, calories burned, the efficiency, stroke count and type of stroke practiced. With all this data stored, Garmin Swim is capable of measuring the progress and results of various swimmers during different training sessions. This data is downloaded wir...
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WATER HOVERBOARD

Marty McFly predicted one in 2015, but itīs here early! Meet the next evolution in watersports - Hoverboard, created by Frank Zapata, the Jet-ski champion and inventor of the popular Flyboard. Franky Zapata and his team Zapata Racing have a new extreme invention, a Hoverboard for water. The technique for riding the water hoverboard is similar to its predecessor, a hydro-jet is connected to a long hose attached to the Board. This makes the rider shoot more than 9 fee...
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SNOW2 HEADS-UP DISPLAY

Snow2 is a powerful heads-up display for goggles, kind of like a sports version of Google glass. The wearable computer fits into most goggles from leading optics manufacturers, and  displays all of your key information at just a glance in the bottom right side of the goggle frame, unobtrusively and without distraction. The device features a innovative mirror and prism technology, displaying your data and stats in a virtual 14" image at 5ft away! Check your spee...
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