Suunto Elemenum Terra

Suunto-Elemenum-Terra

The Suunto Elemenum Terra is a watch with capabilities far beyond the automatic Swiss timepieces we usually lust after, it has a built in 3D compass, altimeter, barometer as well as the standard time and calendar function. The barometer allows the watch to log pressure trends which allows the wearer to make accurate predications regarding…

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Rouille Spanner Money Clip

Rouille Spanner Money Clip 2

Money clips are an excellent way to carry a bill fold, it helps you avoid the bulging-wallet-effect and its also the way Frank Sinatra carried his money – so you know it’s good. The Rouille Spanner Money Clip you see here is made from nickel-free silver and it’s 7cm long, each one is made in…

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Leather Shop Apron by Niyona

Leather Apron

Thick leather was once the de facto uniform of the working man (and woman), everyone from blacksmiths to butchers would wear them from dawn to dusk and they were prized for their blade and flame retardant qualities. The apron you see here is made by hand in Belgium by Niyona from a single sheet of…

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Gerber Dime Multi-Tool

Gerber Dime Multi-Tool

The Gerber Dime Multi-Tool is designed to be compact enough to be carried in your pocket on a daily basis, whilst also packing the features you’d expect in a much larger device. Its weight of just 2.2 ounces makes it an excellent addition to the tool roll or emergency kit for motorcyclists as well –…

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Janus Tool Roll

Motorcycle Tool Roll

Regular readers of Silodrome have all become accustomed to my love of the classic tool roll, they were invented out of necessity shortly after the first motorcycle was invented – these bikes were unsurprisingly unreliable and so it became essential to have a decent tool kit on you at all times. Modern motorcycles are now…

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Absinthe & Flamethrowers

Absinthe and Flamethrowers Projects and Ruminations on the Art of Living Dangerously

Absinthe & Flamethrowers: Projects and Ruminations on the Art of Living Dangerously is a book that’ll appeal to those of you who like spending their weekends doing a little more than barbecuing and raking the yard, the book includes instructions on how to make black powder, how to throw knives, how to crack a bull…

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Gerber Black Diesel Multi-Plier

Gerber Black Diesel Multi-Plier

The Gerber Black Diesel Multi-Plier is one of the more recent additions to the Gerber line of multitools, it’s designed to be the sort of thing you’d want in the trunk, pannier or pocket if you found yourself out in the woods for the night unprepared. The multitool is headed by a pair of needle-nose…

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MotoStuka Gigante Tool Roll

MotoStuka Gigante Tool Roll

The MotoStuka ME23 Gigante Tool Roll was designed by a friendly man called Rob, he’s an industrial designer who used to work at Motorola before being laid off a few days before Christmas with 30 of his colleagues during a difficult time in the company’s recent history. As it happens, Rob is an avid motorcyclist and…

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The Trusco Toolbox

Trusco Toolbox

The Trusco Toolbox is an unusual thing to find outside of a Japanese garage, the company is legendary in its native country but almost unheard of internationally – something the team at Hand-Eye Supply have decided to rectify. The solid steel construction coated in a thick blue enamel should ensure that this is a toolbox…

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The Bolt Safe

bolt safe

Keeping a hidden stash of money handy in case of emergency is something most of us do in our cars and/or motorcycles, the obvious issue is finding a place to hide a couple of $100 bills where prying eyes and wandering fingers can’t find them. This is where the Bolt Safe comes into its own,…

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Pop’s EDC Kit by Kaufmann Mercantile

Pops EDC Kit by Kaufmann Mercantile

Pop’s EDC Kit by Kaufmann Mercantile is designed to be a pocket-friendly everyday carry kit that can be easily customised to include your house and/or car keys. The kit can be bought as the pouch only, or fully equipped – the fully equipped kit includes a waterproof brass lighter, a pry bar, a flat head and phillips head…

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