November 5-9, 2018
A Look Back at the Gear We Discovered This Week
We publish our weekly roundup of gear news for you to enjoy over the weekend. Savor it with your Saturday morning coffee, or use it to fend off the existential panic of Sunday night — it’s up to you. Comments or concerns? We’d love to hear from you at email@example.com.
Monday, November 5
A key ingredient in Parlor's new custom downhill skis comes directly from the award-winning WhistlePig distillery.
There's a rush in the specialty coffee space to make great instant coffee and, frankly, it's very confusing.
If there's one theme to sum up the flock of bikes Ducati brought to EICMA this year; it's bigger and better.
Shimoda Designs launched last year with expedition-worthy photography backpacks, but its new bag is more versatile and travel-friendly.
Camping is infinitely better when your backside is warm and your chair is plush.
Since their merge with Nike, Converse is putting out footwear that kicks ass year-round.
Tuesday, November 6
Like the Griswolds, Wagners and legends of cast iron gone by, Field's signage has changed in time. Even if it's only been a year.
Nike's latest running jacket looks different, but is designed intentionally to help runners maintain their training in harsh weather.
Yamaha finally announced the Ténéré 700 will go into production. The bad news is we have to wait until 2021.
Featuring original check-pattern fabric made by the Italian textile house Para.
Wednesday, November 7
Autodromo's Group B Series 2 gets a new look with an integrated steel bracelet and an awesome new dial color option.
The concept bikes are pouring out of EICMA, and the Husqvarna Vitpilen 701 AERO Concept stands out among the crowd.
28 pieces including jeans, knits and footwear.
Cast-iron skillets aren't the only pan that can hold its heat. Carbon steel carries many of the same properties as iron, but weighs less and is hugely popular in professional kitchens.
Thursday, November 8
There's no such thing as a bad workout on a water rower.
The home robot Vector from robotics company Anki lays the groundwork for the continued evolution of artificial intelligence.
The V88 Portable Laptop Battery is a 1.5-pound battery that's capable of fully charging your MacBook Pro.
East Coast Defender's latest build, "Project Red Rover," is its second Range Rover Classic resto-mod, featuring a big V8 and streamlined aesthetic.
The A-7 Avigation watch was a little-known timepiece utilized by U.S. Army Air Corps Crews, resurrected here for the U.S. market by Longines.
"Partial Matting" would be a small dollop of social media brought to the one place you can get away from it.
Friday, November 9
Breville is home espresso making royalty, and it may have just realeased its most accessible machine yet.
Cut and sewn in Los Angeles, they are made from cotton grown in North Carolina.