Imagine climbing upwards of a grueling 50 flights of stairs while wearing 30 pounds of gear. That’s the reality for many high-rise firefighters. A little help would be nice, right?! That’s where the AFA Powered Exoskeleton comes in. Strapped over the firefighter’s gear, the device provides supplemental muscle to aid performance in walking, running and carrying […]
LE POILU 1914 – 1918 inscribed brass knuckles with single shot device, serial # 358, caliber .22 short, additional stamped with MODELE and DEPOSE. The reverse side shows an American Eagle as appreciation for the support during the Great War. On bottom is the St. Etienne proof stamp. The brass apparently was covered with black paint […]
GDF SUEZ E&P Nederland released a timelapsevideo of the construction of two gigantic gas oil production platforms and their jackets. The platforms were made in the yardfacilities of HSM offshore in Schiedam, the Netherlands.Three timelapse camera’s captured the six months building period and the result is a stunning timelapsemovie. The platforms are already in use […]
The UEV 440 from Conqueror Australia shares many of the same components and design principles as its bigger brother the UEV 490. The UEV 440 has a hard roof, sides and floor and nothing that folds out to touch the ground. It is built to handle the toughest off-road conditions – allowing you to explore […]
The Luminair Tree Tent is a suspended spherical tent large enough to accommodate two adults, but a bit too large to carry around to go camping. This semi-permanent structure features a hybrid aluminum and steam-bent ash frame covered with a 100% waterproof cotton canvas skin, the whole made using sustainable/recycled materials. Price tag: £6,500
Shweeb originated from the desire to create a solution which provided the user with the same flexibility and comfort offered by the car but without the consequential costs both direct financial and indirect health and environmental costs.
Solar Roadways is a modular paving system of solar panels that can withstand the heaviest of trucks (250,000 pounds). These Solar Road Panels can be installed on roads, parking lots, driveways, sidewalks, bike paths, playgrounds… literally any surface under the sun. They pay for themselves primarily through the generation of electricity, which can power homes […]
Shooting a Benelli M2 with nine rounds using the brand new SilencerCo “Salvo” 12 gauge suppressor. Bugs Bunny might have been in a lot fewer “Looney Tunes” episodes if this had been invented back then.