Dan Gallagher

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Best Bike Trailers for 2018: Compare, Buy & Save

Whether you’re a pet owner or parent (or both), you want a bike trailer that protects your precious cargo while ensuring the ride as smooth and …

Object of Desire: A Self-Extinguishing Candlestick from Hay

Fischli and Weiss would have had a field day with this one. The Moment Candlestick, designed by Lars Beller Fjetland for Hay, has a mechanism to …

This app uses machine learning and AR to teach you how to draw

For some people drawing comes naturally. But, if you’re anything like me, your stick figures look like misshapen horrors for whom death would surely be a relief. Enter Sketch AR: the AI-powered app that aims to make you a better artist regardless of your current skill.<p>The idea is pretty simple: you …

Airstream's Basecamp Is a Lightweight Trailer Stuffed With Smart Travel Solutions

Tackle new terrain with the lightest Airstream travel trailer yet.<p>Since the 1932 launch of its iconic "silver bullet" travel trailer in Jackson Center, Ohio, Airstream has become synonymous with freedom, self-determination, and outdoor adventure.<p>Staying true to Airstream founder Wally Byam Credo’s …

This Time Lapse of a Guy Building a Log Cabin by Hand Is Incredibly Soothing

Even if you've never had the urge to pull a Henry David Thoreau and ditch the hustle and bustle of the real world for a secluded cabin in woods, …

You can assemble this foldable M.A.DI flatpack A-frame home in just six hours

Tiny homes and modular construction are all the rage these days, but one brilliant Italian architect may have created the most versatile combination …

HomeBiogas Transforms Waste Food Into Cooking Gas From Your Backyard

HomeBiogas based in Israel has created a new enhanced version of their HomeBiogas food waste management system that is capable of transforming your …

Take this 20L packable backpack anywhere for just $9.50 Prime shipped (Reg. $14)

This offer has expired!<p>Be sure to follow us on Twitter for the latest deals and more. Sign-up for our newsletters and have our best offers delivered to your inbox daily.<p>ECOO (99% positive feedback lifetime) has its 20L lightweight packable travel/hiking backpack on sale for <b>$9.51 Prime shipped</b> when …

This Font is Designed Specifically For Dyslexia – and it Really Works

The subtle characteristics of the Dyslexie font have been shown to help dyslexics read faster and make fewer spelling errors.The post This Font is …

The Most Complete Upper-Body Exercise

Your Guide to Muscle-Ups<p>Want bigger arms, a jacked back, and a chiseled chest? How about bulletproof shoulders and improved performance on other …

UNDERNEATH THE RADAR. A Honda CB750 Urban Scrambler by Moto Adonis

Americans don't know how lucky they are. It seems to us outsiders that you could weld a set of wheels to an Exocet missile and it would still be …

Workshop Guide: Painting A Motorcycle, Part II

Ready to tackle your first motorcycle paint project? In Part One of this guide, we outlined the first three steps: theory, planning and the all-important prepping procedures, ending with a final coat of smooth spray putty.<p>This week, we’re laying down the paint itself, using aerosol cans. So grab …

Woodworking

Eazy Bike transforms any bicycle into an affordable ebike in two minutes

When it comes to commuting, ebikes are slowly becoming a popular option. Riding feels as familiar as a standard bicycle, but high prices tend to hold …

Video: Build a Backyard Propane Forge for Less than $100

What the heck? Why would I want a forge, I’m a woodworker! Ah, but I have had the pleasure of watching a forge in action (very cool, lots of fire and …

Woodworking

This Genius Ice Pack Keeps Beer Cold For up to 12 Hours

It's so much more than an ice pack wrapped in a giant rubber band.<p>At first glance, Yaket Ice looks like a standard reusable ice pack wrapped in a …

Rubber Bands

Rollbe Compact Measuring Tool

Rollbe is a super compact measuring tool designed to measure just about anything. The stainless steel ruler easily fits in your pocket and can …

The bodyweight routine to improve mobility and athleticism

wundervisuals / Getty<p>wundervisuals / Getty<p><b>Duration</b> 30<p><b>Exercises</b> 7<p><b>Equipment</b> X<p>This summer, leave the battles for gym real estate to the meatheads. Some …

Crush Your Gym Sesh in 35 Minutes With This Bodyweight and Elliptical Workout

New to the gym? Just need a new game plan? This combo sweat sesh will guide you through two parts: strength training and an elliptical session. One machine, 35 minutes, and a whole lot of sweat. Here's how it works:<p><b>Part One: Bodyweight Circuit.</b> Four moves, one minute each, repeated three times for …

Workouts

Diamond Atelier smashes the mold with a radical XSR900

Motorcycle styling, even in the custom scene, tends to edge forward in increments. Bikes fit neatly within genres, perhaps stretching the envelope in one direction but playing safe in others.<p>But occasionally someone will try something completely new. And so it is with this groundbreaking design …

Nifty Two-Fifty: Hookie Co.’s Honda CB250 cafe racer

It’s more fun to ride a small bike on the limit than a brute at half throttle. That’s the theory, anyway—and it’s hard to argue when the small bike is this good.<p>You’re looking at Hookie Co.’s latest release: a steezy Honda CB250 cafe racer with tight proportions. The young, Dresden-based crew of …

Motorcycles

How to build a custom motorcycle: Planning the project

<i>Our resident expert mechanic Matt McLeod reveals how he plans a custom motorcycle build.</i><p>I’m not sure about you, but I hate wasting time and money. So I’ve learnt that planning is one way to minimize the waste, and good project management will help you to stay on track with your custom motorcycle …

Project Management

Leonardo da Vinci's Ingenious Design for a Self-Supporting Bridge

Or, "How to build a bridge in 10 minutes that's strong enough to support a car"<p>Of the many structures Leonardo da Vinci designed, perhaps none made …

How To Buy A Motorcycle: An Inspection Checklist

<i>Our resident expert mechanic Matt McLeod reveals what he looks for when buying a used motorcycle.</i><p>I take a checklist with me when I look at a used bike. I’m never expecting a secondhand bike to be flawless, but I’m looking for problems—and assessing ‘how much’ it will take me to correct these …

Classic Cars

74 Awesome Custom Built Yamaha XV1000 Motorcycles

Lego

The Skills You Need To Build A Custom Motorcycle

We’ve all been there. You’ve seen this great bike at a show, or online, and you’ve gotta build something like it. You can see yourself hammering down the street on it. You’ve scoured the interwebs and found a bunch of photos of the type of bike you love. Maybe you’ve even narrowed down the make and …

Woodworking

7 Brutal CrossFit Workouts that Are Worth the Pain

Workout 7: 100 burpees for time<p>100 Burpees for time<p>Every minute on the minute:<p>5 Thrusters (135lbs)<p>This is the simplest workout by design, but it's …

CrossFit

Fight Science: Introducing SMART Camp

<i>(Editor's note: This is a guest column from striking coach</i> <i>Dr. Paul "Paulie Gloves" Gavoni</i> <i>and</i> <i>Dr. Alex Edmonds</i><i>, a Ph.D. in Educational Psychology)</i><p>The …

Cool Tricks You Can Do With Just Static Electricity

They won't make you Houdini but they're still pretty cool.<p>As far as everyday, invisible forces go, static electricity doesn't get the respect of magnetism or gravity. But static electricity has a a hidden advantage to help make up the slack. It is very good at party tricks. Brusspup shows off nine …