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Y-shaped Multi Tool | By Crank Brothers

Crank Brothers, a California-based retailer of mountain bike components have introduced the Y-Series, two new innovative Y-Shaped Multi Tools, the Y12 and the Y16. The triangular bike multi-tools are packed inside a compact carrying frame, the Y12 ($29.99) weighs 166 grams and includes a storage container for personal items, a patch kit, six different hex sizes, Philips and flat screwdrivers, a Torx t-10 and t-25 wrenches. The Y16 ($49.99) tool weighs 260 grams and does not include patch kit and storage container, but features the same tools as the Y12 and an additional Co2 pump head and a chain tool.



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SWAY | LEANING ELECTRIC THREE WHEELER | Image

SWAY | LEANING ELECTRIC THREE WHEELER

Sway Motorsports have introduced at this week´s CES, a compact all-electric, three wheel vehicle named Sway. The electric trike is targeted at the in-city rider, it features a patented tilting system allowing unparalleled handling on crowded city streets. The dynamic vehicle offers great stability and provides the thrill and maneuverability of motorcycling without the same risk of falling. The creators state that driving Sway is a unique feeling, like a fusion of sk...
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SAILBOAT KIT | BY BALMAIN BOAT COMPANY | Image

SAILBOAT KIT | BY BALMAIN BOAT COMPANY

Do you enjoy sailing? What about building model airplanes? The Balmain Boat Company creates flat-packed, DIY rowboats and sailboats. All you need to do is follow the step-by-step instructions, according to BBCo, the Sailboat Kit usually takes around 30 hours to complete. When fully built the sailboat measures 9.8 x 4.3 x 1.7, and weighs 110 pounds. A great project to build with your son or grandson. via...
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GRAINWORKS BICYCLE

Grainworks Bicycle forces us to remember or surrender to the fact that wood is still a material that causes real fascination even though we have now loads of different alloys, metals and composite fibers. Maybe it´s the respect that wood craftsmanship causes, its natural look that appeals to our memories…whatever…wood is still wood and you gotta love it. Grainworks Bicycle takes attention to detail to another level, this one man California based company, hand-makes ...
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