Category Archives: HOBBIES

Chinese Aircraft Carrier Took To The Skies At A Precarious Angle

Your eyes is not playing trick on you. That was indeed an aircraft carrier in the sky and at a precarious angle that no vessels would want to be at. No, it wasn’t the S.H.I.E.L.D. Helicarrier. From afar, it may look like the Chinese Type 002 aircraft carrier – one of China’s government newest pride and joy – and it certainly is, as hinted by the hull number “17” which is widely believed to be the numeral that will be assigned to the Type 002 since its predecessor bears the number “16”. Continue reading Chinese Aircraft Carrier Took To The Skies At A Precarious Angle

Seriously, A Washing Machine For Dogs May not Be The Best Idea

Fun facts: dogs are not cars and neither are they laundry. But that does not stop South Korea industrial design studio S2VICTOR from designing what’s essentially a car wash for dogs called Pet Styler. Unlike car wash machine though, there’s no conveyor to move your dog along and there are no rolling brushes. Maybe it is more like a washing machine for fido – less the tumbling. Continue reading Seriously, A Washing Machine For Dogs May not Be The Best Idea

Cat Scratch Laptop Is For Dennis Of The Cat’s World With A Thing For Laptop

Do you find you lovely feline friend loves to ‘type’ and ‘dab’ on your laptop? By ‘type’ and ‘dab’, I mean to say ‘scratching the keyboard and stabbing at the screen’. If so, here’s the perfect solution to the woes only cat owners will be able to understand: SUCK UK Cat Scratch Laptop. SUCK UK Cat Scratch Laptop is exactly what it says it is, a scratching pad for kitty to manicure his/her claws, but in the form of the familiar laptop. Like, scratching pole is so yesterday, right? Continue reading Cat Scratch Laptop Is For Dennis Of The Cat’s World With A Thing For Laptop

We bet You Never Knew That Kodak Has A FPV Sport Drone

We bet most of you never knew Kodak has a drone under its portfolio too. Well, they sure do. The Kodak Riot 250R Pro Sport Drone is the said drone, sold through Thrust-UAV, a drone manufacturer that’s also an authorized Kodak brand licensee and a subsidiary of PCS Edventures!, a company that deals in K-12 Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) programs. Kodak Riot 250R Pro Sport Drone is, as the product name implies, a sport drone. Continue reading We bet You Never Knew That Kodak Has A FPV Sport Drone

Meet The World’s First Commercially Manufactured “Tactical” Crossbow

Remember the real working From Dust Till Dawn pump action crossbow? Well, the man behind it, Joerg Sprave, have conceived a new system that, to the joy of crossbow enthusiasts, will be available soon. Made by EK Archery based on the company’s Cobra system, the Cobra RX Adder Tactical Repeating Crossbow is described as the “modernized version of the famous repeating “Chu-ko-nu” crossbow that features a Sprave designed magazine that allows for up to 5 EK proprietary 7.5-inch cabin bolts to be loaded and shot simply by pushing down the lower level. Continue reading Meet The World’s First Commercially Manufactured “Tactical” Crossbow

If Cobra Commander Was Real, He Would Have Use This Custom H&K XM8

Converting and/or modding real firearms into cartoon-inspired look is not the bestest of ideas. I don’t need to explain why is it so, but man, this fully-functional Heckler & Koch XM8 assault rifle converted from a H&K SL8 with a color scheme, complete with weathered effect, inspired by 80s action cartoon G.I. Joe’s super baddy Cobra Commander is too awesome not to give it its due complimentary words. I mean, seriously, just look at the thing. It is an absolute beauty! Continue reading If Cobra Commander Was Real, He Would Have Use This Custom H&K XM8

Lightsaber Dueling Is Now Recognized As A Competitive Sport

Coming up next: A New Hope for lack-of-exercise youth. In a bizarre move, the French Fencing Federation has recognized Lightsaber Dueling as a Competitive Sport. The goal was to make the sport more appealing to the younger generation because, youth of today is deemed not healthy since they say away from sports and hence, the lack of exercise which leads to health issue. So by riding on pop culture, such as Star Wars in this case, the French Fencing Federation hope to entice youth in moving their asses, instead gluing to the couch and playing video games. Continue reading Lightsaber Dueling Is Now Recognized As A Competitive Sport

Pakistan Gifts Saudi Crown Prince Gold-plated H&K Submachine Gun

What looks like a gun skin for popular Battle Royale multiplayer online game, PlayerUnknown Battleground AKA PUBG, is actually a real-life embossed golden Heckler & Koch MP5. Yes! This thing is real! This one-off, custom submachine based on German firearms maker Heckler & Koch MP5 features a gold-plated body, barrel, safety switch, trigger and magazine with the golden body and magazine further boast some rather intricate designs. Man, it really does look like a gun skin for PUBG, except that the game does not have a H&K MP5. The closest to the MP5 in the game is the UMP9 (which is obviously, a fictional weapon like the rest of the in-game weapons). Continue reading Pakistan Gifts Saudi Crown Prince Gold-plated H&K Submachine Gun

Built-in Speaker Lets You Play This Electric Guitar Whenever, Wherever

Whether you are a busker who love to show off your axe-shredding skill to random strangers, or a musician who have sudden outburst of inspiration in the oddest places, I think the GuitarmaDillo Self-amplified Electric Guitar by ElectroPhonic is the musical instrument of choice for you. I mean, seriously, why wouldn’t it be? Imagine an electric guitar with a built-in AMP-1 analog preamp and 18W power amp with effects that lets you play whenever, wherever, and a Carolina Poplar body protected by an armor-like coating that you will never have to babysit it. Continue reading Built-in Speaker Lets You Play This Electric Guitar Whenever, Wherever

Man Used RC Construction Toys To Expand Basement By 30 Percent

Well, here’s something you don’t hear about everyday. YouTuber LilGiantsConstrCo AKA Joe is a RC hobbyist who have spent years excavating his basement with nothing but RC construction toys. The grain farmer who hails from southwest Saskatchewan, Canada, picked up the hobby in 1995 and have since acquire a large fleet of construction equipment models. But that’s not the point. The point is, the man actually expanded his basement by 30 percent, and in the process, removing around 30 cubic meter (1,059 CuFt) of dirt and doing it with his trusty RC excavator and truck. Continue reading Man Used RC Construction Toys To Expand Basement By 30 Percent