1960 USAF Training Film – Dogfighting In Jets

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This original USAF training film from 1960 gives a 20 minute introduction to the art of dogfighting in fighter jets – otherwise known as Air Combat Maneuvering. At the beginning of the 1960s jet fighters were still relatively new, the first having been flown only 15 or so years prior. That said, men had been…

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1900 Gasmobile Runabout

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The Gasmobile Runabout was one of the fastest road cars in America in 1900, it might not look like a sports car now but it trounced all comers in the leading auto races of the day – with its mighty 3 hp engine and top speed of 25+ mph. The Gasmobile Runabout was built by the…

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The Väktare Ranger Waxed Motorcycle Jacket

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The Ranger Waxed Motorcycle Jacket by California-based company Väktare uses an outer shell of 7 oz. waxed sailcloth combined with an under-layer of 1000 Denier Cordura for toughness and abrasion resistance. A layer of genuine Sherpa Wool has been added to the collar and inside the cuffs to minimize windchill during the cooler months, and…

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Timex MK1 Aluminum Field Watch

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The new Timex MK1 Aluminum Field Watch is perfect for those outdoor activities that might result in damage to your slightly more expensive wristwatches – no one in their right mind goes rock climbing in a Daytona. At just $69 USD each, the Timex won’t break the bank and it still offers an anodized aluminum…

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Rally Fighter

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The Rally Fighter was first released in 2010 by American company Local Motors. Each is built by hand in the USA, and somewhat unusually, customers are required to go into the factory to help build their own car alongside the engineers, technicians, and mechanics who work there.

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1932 Ford V8 “Pete Henderson” Roadster

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All ’32 Ford Flathead V8s are special, but this one is more special than most. Hell, some even say this is the car that launched the art of ¼-mile drag racing. In 1944 there was a guy in California with a particularly quick quarter horse (a horse that can run fast over short distances) who’d developed…

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ALMS NYC 12L Cargo Motorcycle Tail Bag

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The team at ALMS NYC spent years perfecting the design of their 12 litre tail bag, they wanted to create an option for a backpack-free existence for motorcyclists who commute. The 12L Tail Bag is waterproof for those unexpected showers, and it has an exterior cargo net for attaching additional items, with an easily accessible…

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Icon 1000 Truant 2 Boots

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The new Icon 1000 Truant 2 Boots are a follow up to the hugely popular first series of Truant footwear, that brought daily wearability and genuine EN 13634:2015 certified safety. The Truant 2 features built-in D3O ankle protection armor with a hard-wearing full-grain leather upper, an engineered lasting board, a leather shifter pad, a lace…

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Original Chippewa Service Boot

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The Original Chippewa Service Boot is an iconic American shoe that’s had a few tweaks under the surface to make it more comfortable and longer-lasting than the identical looking footwear worn by our grandfathers. Each boot is 100% handmade in the USA from the best materials available, including full grain American leather, a Goodyear Leather…

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Briggs & Stratton Motor Wheel Bicycle

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The Briggs & Stratton Motor Wheel was the first motorized vehicle ever owned by many tens of thousands of Americans, many were attached to bicycles and some were fitted to the rear of the Briggs & Stratton Flyer Cyclecar – remembered now as the cheapest car in history. A Brief History of the Briggs &…

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Roland Sands Strand Gloves

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The new Roland Sands Strand Gloves are designed for comfortable warmer weather riding. Each pair has a stretch mesh/textile construction, with a tough synthetic Clarino palm, leather trim, a padded palm, and a pre-curved fit. As you’d expect with any modern motorcycle glove, the Strand gloves are touchscreen friendly – so you can use you…

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