Carlos Lima

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A Medical Kit For The Shooting Range

Always have a medical kit ready.The first aid kit kept in the back of a vehicle may do little to serve you on the range if an accident or tragedy …

Nomad Survival Multitool

The Nomad Survival Multitool is the ultimate adventure EDC item, it packs just about everything needed for a survival situation into a small, …

BYOP: The 6 Best Portable Generators for Backup Power

<b>* Options for emergencies</b> <b><br>* Charge essential electronics when the power goes out</b> <b><br>* Lightweight, handy and heavy duty.</b><p>Whether you need electricity on …

Dango T01 Tactical Wallet

The rugged Tactical Wallet by Dango was developed to reinvent the way you store your valuables, and transforms from wallet into multi-tool, in …

Apparently slingshots are really cool now and nobody told me

I had a really nice slingshot as a kid. Not a Y-shaped stick with a rubber band on it, but a seriously legit metal slingshot with an arm brace and everything. But it had nothing on the Assolar SS-12, which I just saw on <i>The Gadgeteer</i>.<p>Look at this thing!<p><img …

Air Cooling Made Portable

With road-side objects literally melting in Arizona and people cooking eggs on the sidewalks, it makes you wonder… how do we effectively battle this …

15 divine dining rooms to make your mouth water!

Are you thinking about jumping on the current trend of more defined dining spaces within the homes? If you answered yes, but don't have the budget to …

Vinyl is back. But until now, record-making has been stuck in the '80s.

Modern machinery for the vinyl renaissance<p>Just over two years ago, Rob Brown was transfixed by an eBay auction. He and colleagues Chad Brown (no relation) and James Hashmi were bidding on a record pressing machine. It was the only one the new entrepreneurs could find, and it was in the middle of …

The Resurgence of Analog Makes Sense in a Post-Digital Era

Author David Sax delves into why we still cling to our vinyl records, film, and other old "trash."<p>Vinyl records, film, board games, notebooks, …

Vinyl Records

Syntech Ammo Becoming a Game Changer

Glossy and vibrant, the objects glistened like fresh lipstick. These striking polymer-coated bullets, packaged in a shade more at home on Marilyn …

Inhabitat - Green Design, Innovation, Architecture, Green Building

In a bid to create affordable office space in Amsterdam, Dutch architect Julius Taminiau has upcycled a series...<p>Building with shipping containers …

Why you should almost NEVER use the “double tap”

For whatever reason, I grew up hearing the term “double tap” used when talking about shooting …<p>Maybe it was a bunch of bad 80’s action movies, but it …

Self Defense

5 Bad Shooting Range Habits That Might Get You Killed

One of the scariest traits you can develop from a self-defense perspective is a false sense of security.<p>You know what I’m talking about. We’re human, …

Slow down to go fast

If you want to shoot faster, you’re going to need to slow down.<p>Read on. It will make sense.<p>When we tell students to go faster, they make everything …

How to Practice Drills with Your Handgun

Training and drills are the key to being fast in a tense situation. The training of individual movements makes you fast and consistent, and the …

Trigger Control Myths and Misconceptions

The paradox of the handgun: Handguns are relatively weak weapons that are extremely difficult to shoot with precision. Yet in the United States the …

Gallery of Utsikten Viewpoint / CODE: arkitektur - 1

Image 1 of 27 from gallery of Utsikten Viewpoint / CODE: arkitektur. Photograph by Jiri Havran

Building a DIY Precision Rifle

There are few things more satisfying than hearing the smack of a rifle bullet hitting a steel target at long range. Mastering a precision rifle well …

Remembering Mike Dillon

<b>Mike</b> <b>Dillon</b> 1935 – 2016<p>It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Mike Dillon of Scottsdale, Arizona. Mike was born on January 2, 1935 in …

ZMorph 2.0 SX Multitool is a 3D printer, CNC miller, and laser engraver

A new 3D printer has turned up called the ZMorph 2.0 SX Multitool 3D Printer and the device is aimed at professional users and makers in the home. …

Chord Multi-Tool, Black

Chord is designed to look unique and stylish, while adding a functional tool for your everyday carry. Even with its compact profile this Stainless …

Multi-tools

Product Preview: Gerber Short Stack AR-15 Multitool

The is an AR-15 multi-tool compact enough to fit within the hollow cavity of many popular pistol grip designs, ensuring it is always nearby to assist …

An Unusual Design for a Massive Bit Holder with Moving Parts

Can you figure out how it works?<p>Variety is useful for a designer to encounter, and I love seeing how different people solve a shared design problem. …

Igloo: An Intranet You’ll Actually Like [Sponsor] – MacStories

Igloo is a social intranet. It’s built with easy-to-use apps, like shared calendars, task management, file sharing and more. It’s everything you need to work better together, in one very configurable cloud platform.<p>With Igloo’s responsive design, your intranet already handles a range of devices, it …

Apps

CHIP is a $9 Raspberry Pi killer

The Raspberry Pi was definitely a game changer when it hit shelves at only $35. But CHIP is hoping to make the Pi look positively pricey by comparison. The Kickstarter campaign has already blown way past its $50,000 goal. In fact, at the time of this writing its approaching $500,000. Like the Pi, …

Raspberry Pi

Rhino Slider Evo is a modular camera motion tool

We don't cover a <i>ton</i> of pro-level camera gear here at Engadget (though it's far from unheard of). But, a cool gadget is a cool gadget whatever it's for -- and this new motorized slider system from Rhino is one of them. For the uninitiated, sliders are what allow videographers and photographers to …

World’s most extravagant wineries

Leo Hillinger, Austria<p>In 2004, Leo Hillinger commissioned Austrian architects Gerner°Gerner Plus to design his winery in Jois, just outside of Vienna …

Wineries

Urban Tactical - Attachment pen

The Attachment Pen is a Kickstarter project from Urban Tactical.<p>Featuring a small storage cache, removable 1.5 inch utility blade, tungsten nib, …

This case transforms your iPad's screen to make typing easier, and it looks like magic

Touch screens are designed for tapping and swiping, but typing has not been their strong suit. A startup called Tactus Technology is looking to change that.<p>Tactus is getting ready to release its Phorm accessory for the iPad mini — a combined case and screen protector that enables small "finger …

Making drinkable water from thin air

<i>This article was taken from the February 2015 issue of WIRED magazine. Be the first to read WIRED's articles in print before they're posted online,</i> …