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Nixon Mission Smartwatch

Nixon have released a smartwatch built for adventurers, the Worldīs first action sports smartwatch. The rugged Nixon Mission has been built for an active lifestyle, it features a rugged design that can withstand the elements with a custom-molded, shockproof and stainless steel case, plus a 10 ATM (100 meters) water resistance rating. Powered by Android Wear, the Mission is equipped with a preloaded app that streamlines real-time surf and snow shred alerts to your wrist, and features a custom activity-tracking application developed in partnership with Trace, the leader in action sports activity tracking. watch the video below



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THE NORTH FACE AVALANCHE AIRBAG PACK | Image

THE NORTH FACE AVALANCHE AIRBAG PACK

Imagine being caught in an avalanche with only a shovel to free you from hundreds of pounds of snow - the odds do not look very good. The North Face hopes to change that through the integration of its new product, called Avalanche Airbag Safety System (ABS). The ABS Patrol 24 Pack is worn on your back and inflates to protect you if hit by a large amount of snow, such as airbags in vehicles. The request for the development of this product came from professional snowb...
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PEN TYPE A

Pen Type A is a brilliant and durable encasing designed and built in the USA for Hi-Tec-C ink cartridges. These ink cartridges have a nice quality but their cheap plastic housing did not do them justice. The Pen Type A is machined from a solid block of high grade stainless steel, where you get a sleeve compartment, thatīs also a ruler and a solid shaft, that works as the pen itself. Thereīs no branding, no special grip surfaces or markings, just a nice steel and min...
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U-BOAT U 1942 LIMITED EDITION WATCH | Image

U-BOAT U 1942 LIMITED EDITION WATCH

Italian watchmakers U-Boat have launched this limited edition of only 29 watches. It was designed and built using specs produced by the Military in Italy in the 1940īs. It features six encapsulated hexagon screws sealing the very solid  titanium case , making it water resistant to stunning 400 meters. Each U-Boat watch is individualy handcrafted in Italy....
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