By Nick Caruso
on 5.8.13
Personal-IMAX-Gear-Patrol IMAX Private Theater
Maybe you’re a sheik, maybe you bought into APL early; regardless, you’re a movie buff, so this is a no-brainer. IMAX designers work with your architects (you have those right?) to offer their expertise, and once the in-home theater is done, IMAX continues to monitor and service your system 24/7/365. imaxprivatetheatre.com
Smoke-New-Firewood-Cooking-Gear-Patrol Smoke: New Firewood Cooking
There’s nothing quite like a smoky barbecued… well, anything, to get the ol’ mouth awaterin’. Chef Tim Byres introduces recipes for cleverly smoky foods as well as instructions for making your own smokehouse, and much more. $25 ()
Nike-Mercurial-Vapor-IX-SE-Gear-Patrol Nike Mercurial Vapor IX SE
Paying homage to the 1998 Nike Mercurial soccer shoe originally designed for soccer legend Ronaldo, the Mercurial Vapor IX SE updates the tech along with the classic design. Only 1,998 pairs will be produced, so you might miss out if you don’t pre-order. Our advice? Just do it. $350
Doane-Grid-Notebook-Paper-Gear-Patrol Doane Grid + Lines Notebook Paper
Whether you’re an artist, and architect or just a practicing penman, a few extra lines can go a long way. The small-scale grid on Doane’s notebook paper is a doodler’s dream come true, and every bit as functional for pencil jockeys who need to stay between the lines. $9
Wicked-Lasers-Phosforce-Laser-Flashlight-Gear-Patrol Wicked Lasers Phosforce Laser Flashlight
A whole 500 lumens shoots out the business end of the Phosforce, which uses technology similar to BMW’s headlight systems. The laser’s blue light is transformed into white light, and can change back at your whim. $80