Posts Tagged ‘winter’
 
 
 
Clothing
 
Zipp Up Optic Jacket
Zipp Up Optic Jacket
Zipp Up Optic Jacket

The Best Jacket for a Snow Ball Fight, But Not A Fist Fight

Cold winters are inevitable, hence why it's called winter.  So skimping on the appropriate clothing to circumvent frostbite, or the very least that nagging chill that runs down your spine as you step into 20 F degree weather, i...
 
Autos
 
Eva Solo Ice Scaper
Eva Solo Ice Scaper
Eva Solo Ice Scaper

Evo Solo Glove Box Friendly Ice Scraper is a Tool Everyone with Cold Weather Needs

If the Eva Solo names sounds familiar, it's probably because you checked out there amazing looking Ice Tea Carafe.  Needless to say, the company has a penchant for industrial design mixed with utility.  Today they're back on ou...

 
Autos
 
VW GTI Crazy Bob
VW GTI Crazy Bob
VW GTI Crazy Bob

VW GTI Sled: Crazy Bob

Winter is well under way, though you wouldn't know it here in SoCal where we've experienced an uncanny amont of 70 degree days.  No matter, because we'll never be able to go sledding, that is unless of course we drive 2.5 hours...
 
Toys
 
Snow Ball Weapon
Snow Ball Weapon
Snow Ball Weapon

Winter Weaponary: Snow Traceball

Reign supreme on the snow ball field this winter with the Snow Traceball.  It's shaped just like the Xistera used in Jai alai - balls in that sport reach speeds of up to 188mph.  The base of the weapon/toy has a built-in mold f...

 
Robots
 
Roboplow
Roboplow
Roboplow

Roboplow: Robotic Snow Shoveling (video)

I've said it many times before and I'll say it again: living in a cold climate totally sucks.  Unless of course you like to ski and then it might have its advantageous.  But you know what sucks more?  Shoveling snow.  Well, Rob...
 
Portable
 
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Zippo-Hand-Warmer
Zippo-Hand-Warmer

Zippo Hand Warmer

Ain't nothing like a hot piece of metal in your pocket to get you through some cold days this winter.  The Zippo Hand Warmer uses a platinum catalyzed glass fibre burner to provide up to 10 times more heat than your average han...

 
Clothing
 
anitsnowslipshoespray
anitsnowslipshoespray
anitsnowslipshoespray

Spray-On Anti-Ice Slip Shoe Spray

For those of you in the North East getting pounded this winter by an array of unflinching snow storms, you might want to consider having a can of this Spray-On Anti-Ice Slip Shoe Spray handy. Safe for carpets and other types of...
 
Fitness
 
ColdAvenger-Expedition-Balaclava
ColdAvenger-Expedition-Balaclava
ColdAvenger-Expedition-Balaclava

Cold Avenger Expedition Balaclava

A cold and crackling face can be the death of your "mind over matter" in extreme temperature situations.  Surprisingly not developed by some mainstream brand name, the Cold Avenger Balaclava will keep your face warm and dry whi...

 
Clothing
 
NorthFaceiPod Jacket
NorthFaceiPod Jacket
NorthFaceiPod Jacket

Pricey New The North Face Jackets With iPod Controls

Screw the THE.  The North Face just sounds too pretentious.  Two new North Face jackets have surfaced with exterior iPod controls so you don't have to be futzing around with exposed hands this winter. Looking a little different...
 
Household
 
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snofling-snowball-throwing-stick-1
snofling-snowball-throwing-stick-1

Enter The Sno-Fling SnowBall Throwing Stick

When your snowball fight reaches critical mass, you can be that dude that comes out of nowhere in slow motion with the weapon that will win the battle.  The Sno-Fling could be just that.  Essentially just a stick with a cup at ...

 
Clothing
 
Mountain Hardware Refugium Jacket
Mountain Hardware Refugium Jacket
Mountain Hardware Refugium Jacket

Mountain Hardware Refugium And Radiance Jackets Heats Your Core AND Powers Your Gadgets (video)

It was just Monday that we saw Columbia's Bugathermo heated boots.  But honestly, in retrospect, those fell short on the complete package, especially after bearing witness to Mountain Hardware's Refugium (men's) and Radiance (w...
 
Clothing
 
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columbia-bugathermo-heated-boot
columbia-bugathermo-heated-boot

Columbia’s Bugathermo Rechargeable Heated Boot Will Have Your Feet Toasty Warm This Winter

Cold feet on a cold winter day can be absolutely debilitating, especially if you procure the wonderfully appealing gang green.  Not so fast say Columbia sports wear.  They just launched the Bugathermo, a high performance waterp...