Category: Sports Gadgets

spnKiX Electric Motorized Skates, Glide at 8MPH

If you’re feeling a bit on the lazy side, you might want to try these nifty electric powered skates. You simply step into them, buckle-up and go, they look quite similar to snowboard bindings.

These skate boots each have an 80-watt electric motor on-board, this motor powers the 6-inch diameter rubber tires. They come with a hand held wireless controller; for power and breaking.

There are two methods of stopping, first is the throttle; when gently pulled ..

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spnKiX Electric Motorized Skates, Glide at 8MPH

| June 21, 2012 |

Pool Party Pong, a Fun Summer Game

Summer is on its way and what better way to celebrate than a pool party. I must admit I’m a sucker for pool games, especially the inflatable kind. This pool beer pong setup is perfect for a bit of weekend fun, the playing area itself is 5 feet long and can be setup for both ten and six cup pong. This setup also comes with four extra cup holders for extra thirsty players or spectators.

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Pool Party Pong, a Fun Summer Game

| April 26, 2012 |

Motorized Stunt Kite

This is an unusual type of kite, it has no tether and packs a gimbal mounted engine and propeller. You can control the stunt kite with the included transmitter; it has a radius of up to 500 foot. The wing is delta shaped and allows for quick loops, climbs and reliable tracking. The transmitter provides left, right, up and down trim for precision movements at speed.

The frame is made up of durable fiberglass and the ..

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Motorized Stunt Kite

| April 26, 2012 |

1961 Yankee Stadium 1/8 Scale Model, Museum Quality

If you’re a dedicated Yankee fan you’ll no doubt be interested in this stunning piece of work that replicates the Yankee Stadium as it was back in 1961. Created in 1/8th scale of the actual stadium, it has been lovingly and painstakingly put together by Steve Wolf. Steve is an artist who already has models in the LA Sports Museum among other places, and he has used 10,000 parts to create the finished model.

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1961 Yankee Stadium 1/8 Scale Model, Museum Quality

| April 24, 2012 |

Inflatable Windsurfer And Sailboat

If you love the sea and yearn for a private sail all by yourself or with that someone special, away from the prying eyes of fellow-passengers on a commercial, you have two choices.

If you’re rich enough to afford that nice motorboat or a yacht, don’t even bother reading further. If, perhaps, you’re looking for a less expensive option, you could consider the inflatable Windsurfer and Sailboat.

The concept is exactly what its name suggests. It is ..

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Inflatable Windsurfer And Sailboat

| April 17, 2012 |

Motorised Surfboards Using the WaveJet Plug-in Power Unit

Now let me say upfront that I am most certainly NOT a surfer. I can do walking and I can cycle, but anything that involves putting my feet on something that moves, i.e. skateboards, skis or surfboards, is not for me.

But that’s not to say I wasn’t a little curious to find out more about the WaveJet. This neat invention is basically a PWP, which I’m told stands for personal water propulsion. So your neat ..

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Motorised Surfboards Using the WaveJet Plug-in Power Unit

| April 13, 2012 |

Nike+ FuelBand, Perfect Sports Companion

How does this sound for a gadget – an intelligent wrist band that can let you know how active you are and how many calories you are burning throughout the average day.

If you like the sound of that you should take a closer look at the Nike+ FuelBand. You may not be able to get one at the moment as it has been selling like the proverbial hot cakes. But this band looks futuristic and ..

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Nike+ FuelBand, Perfect Sports Companion

| April 6, 2012 |