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Wavejet | Never Miss A Wave Again

Wavejet announced a surfboard that has a built-in engine. The propulsion system uses an electric motor powered by a battery that can triple the average speed of the paddle. To control the board surfers have a bracelet that allows you turn off and on propulsion.This creation is intended to make the sport less frustrating for beginners.




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MAGNETIC KITCHEN LASER ENGRAVED SKATE DECKS | Image

MAGNETIC KITCHEN LASER ENGRAVED SKATE DECKS

Magnetic Kitchen, a small design studio based in Brooklyn NY have introduced a new like of skate decks. The unique decks are unlike any other, they are made out of top quality 7 ply hard rock maple and are laser engraved with beautiful and distinct designs. The end result is a stunning art piece, a deck youŽll happily showcase on your home wall when not under your feet. via watch the video The creative project is currently seeking funding, head over to Ki...
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LockRack

No more need to use tie downs! LockRack is a new revolutionary system that lets you safely carry your boards or kayak without the hassle and headache of straps and tie-downs. LockRack allows you to spend less time loading and unloading, once they’re on, securely loading a board on the roof is as easy and fast as placing it on the rack and sliding the outboard brace until its snug. The system snugly secures the craft or board using rubberized lockable bars that readi...
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PUSH SNOWBOARDING | BY NOKIA AND BURTON

Nokia, in partnership with Burton, developed a monitoring system for snowboarders. The idea is to connect a series of sensors (heart rate, pressure on the board and orientation) to a Arduino processor, which then sends via Bluetooth, the acquired data to a Nokia N8, which records the entire performance (including the phoneŽs GPS path).  All this through a free application that can be downloaded from the Push Snowboarding web page. The Push Kit should be availab...
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