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Motion Activated Bed Light

Say goodbye to fumbling about in the dark, trying to make your way back to the bed at night. This clever BedLight Motion Activated Illumination gives …

Home Automation

Light, Warm, Fairly Priced: Klymit Sleeping Pad Hits Marks

Sleeping pads are possibly the most under-rated piece of gear in the outdoors; they are critically important, but often an after-thought purchase. …

Backpacking

RR10 Bomber Rock Crawler

This is <i>Outside</i>’s new favorite office toy.<p>Like the larger rig it’s based on (Randy Slawson’s Bomber Fab KOH), the remote-controlled RR10 Bomber tears through sandy washes and climbs over rocks, thanks to high-quality components like an all-wheel-drive transfer case, Walker-Evens racing wheels, …

Make Homemade Citrus Sriracha Beef Jerky

You won’t find this awesome flavor in any bag<p>You can have your peppered jerky, your teriyaki jerky, and your buffalo jerky. Heck, you can even keep your fancy-pants black cherry barbecue, your ginger-orange and maple-sesame-whatever flavors.<p>There’s only one kind of awesome jerky and that’s homemade …

How to Quickly and Expertly Iron a Shirt

You only get one chance at a first impression. Here are seven easy steps towards becoming a better dressed man.<p><i>No matter what your personal style is—whether you're a suit-wearer or the kind of guy who prefers jeans and sneakers—there are certain skills every man should possess. That's where we come</i> …

Homepage | Columbus College of Art & Design

CCAD Stories<p>Welcome to CCAD Stories — a series of profiles that feature a cross-section of Columbus College of Art & Design students spanning ages, …

College & University

Few Reasons To Use CynogenMod On Your Android Device

8 Reasons to Install CyanogenMod on Your Android Device<p>CyanogenMod is the most popular custom ROM for Android devices. While it’s an unofficial build …

This Video Reveals the Secrets of a Rolex Submariner

See a watchmaker disassemble this famous watch.<p><b>Sure, you're a fan</b> of fine watches, but have you ever seen one taken apart and put back together?<p>Probably not, but luckily that's what the Internet's for. Here you can see a watchmaker deconstruct and then reassemble a Rolex Submariner, in all it's …

How to Use Mustache Wax Like a Pro

How to Use Mustache Wax Like a Pro

How to secure your iPhone with iOS 8 password managers and Touch ID

There are two enhanced features of iOS 8 that can change how users manage their secure information. The first is Apple’s decision to open up Touch ID …

Buyer's Guide | 10 Pairs of USA-Made Selvedge Denim 2014

Having taken our denim wearing hours down by at least 50% over the Summer, the slow exit of warm weather has us thinking, once again, about our …

10 Great Horween Watch Straps for Timepieces New and Old

Made with traditional methods (and a few logical modern production upgrades), Horween leather is the material du jour for menswear staples of all …

Winterize Using A "Schrader Valve?"

Bobbie, the device you are seeking that incorporates a Schrader valve is called a blowout plug. It has the air inlet valve (Schrader valve), on one …

The Definitive Guide to Rolling Up Your Sleeves

A trio of ways to treat your arms to some fresh air this summer.<p><b>Three techniques, in increasing order (top to bottom) of complexity and refinement.</b><p>1. Unbutton both buttons<p>2. Flip the cover over<p>3. Tuck the cuff and roll it under so that the cuff creates a new, precise end of the sleeve.<p>4. Repeat …

Build a Patio Table with Built-In Ice Boxes

Patio Table with Built-In Ice Boxes<br>by Heidi of Kruse’s Workshop<p>Howdy from South Dakota! I’m Heidi, and along with my trusty husband, Brent, we’ve …

19 Antiquated Employee Engagement Approaches Contributing to Organizational Anxiety

Marshall McLuhan, the Canadian philosopher of communication theory who passed away 33 years ago, once stated: “Our Age of Anxiety is, in great part, …

100+ Essential Books Every Man Should Read

Amazon is offering $5 off on print book purchases of $15 or more until 11:59 pm December 14, 2017. Use the promo code <b>BOOKGIFT17</b> at checkout to …

Ten top RV Spots Sure to Delight Everyone in the Family

<b>For many of us, spring represents getting our RVs</b> out of storage, shaking off the sleet and snow, and saying goodbye to thermal underwear and heavy …

National Parks

A Beginner’s Guide To Drinking Whisky - D’Marge

Long before <i>Mad Men</i> reminded everyone of how cool it is to drink whisky, the fiery amber liquid was the drink of choice for man’s men across the …

Duplex Receptacle With Twin USB Charger Ports

Any trailer can act as a USB-device charging station with the Hubbell USB Charger Receptacle. It offers two 15-amp, 120-volt AC outlets for …

How to Outfit Your RV

Written by: Adeline Yuboco<p>Outfit your RV properly to make sure you have everything you need.<p>Once you've purchased an RV, the next on your agenda will …

RVs

Let's go camping in Utah! Michele Sprague takes us on a visual journey into Utah’s incredible boondocking opportunities.

Professional photographer Michele Sprague takes us on a visual truck camping journey into Utah’s incredible national parks, state parks, BLM lands, …

RVs

Bourbon & Girl Scout Cookie Pairings - The Bourbon Review

<b>Story by Elizabeth Roach | Photography by Ryan Hardesty</b><p>To some, it might be sacrilege, but for this former Brownie, it’s a divine pairing: <b>Bourbon &</b> …

Guide to Life: Hold and Shoot a Handgun Properly

Using a firearm doesn’t make you tough, and it’s not glamorous. Frankly, we’re appalled by movies and TV shows (except for <i>24</i> with Kiefer Sutherland, …

Gentleman, It's Time to Shine Your Shoes

<b>Here in the Northeast</b>, and across most of the country, it has been a rough winter. Tougher and more trying than any in recent memory and one where record amounts of snow blanketed vast areas and biting temperatures became the norm. You're already hard on your shoes. Their very purpose is to be your …

How Jon Taffer Deals with Impossible People

The host of Bar Rescue on the art of persuasion (and the art of not getting punched in the face in the process).<p><i>Think opening a bar would be fun? Jon Taffer would like you to know that you're being an idiot. Taffer is the host of Spike's Bar Rescue—a show in which the bullish Taffer coaxes, charms,</i> …