Britain's Brightest Steve Mould slows down his bead chain experiment for a mesmerizing display of scientific wizardry.
Galactic bounty hunter Boba Fett makes his Star Wars debut during this 1978 screentest.
Dark and minimal with a superhero name, the German-made Defakto Vektor is a retro-futuristic marvel straight out of an alternative 1950 timeline. Powered by a Miyota 9015 automatic movement, the 39mm watch is the perfect size and its svelte 9.8mm height disappears under shirt sleeves. The black dial and red hands are enveloped by a sphered plexiglas dome for a true mid-century look. The case, which resides on a black cowhide strap, is brushed on the sides and polished on the top and back. And speaking of the back, the Vektor has a see-through case back to show off the movement inside.
Thanks to an ingenious design from legendary knife maker Ken Onion, the is the first from the company to let you completely disassemble and reassemble it without any tools. When the knife is closed, you just pull the front release away from the blade and spin the release wheel away from the pivot to release the aluminum handle and gain access to the interior. This lets you clear away any nastiness the 3.5-inch stainless steel drop point blade has picked up throughout the day, ensuring the knife is always ready for duty.
Open Length: 8.313" / Closed Length: 4.728" / Blade Length: 3.502" / Blade Thickness: 0.133" / Weight: 4.8 oz.
Before Bear Grylls even thought about being a urine-drinking embryo, Dick Proenneke was surviving the Alaska wilderness without the help of a camera crew or special effects. After leaving civilization in 1968, Proenneke spent the next 30 years living a solitary life, building his cabin, hunting for food and exploring the frosted forests, while documenting his adventures along the way.
Lambrecht Chevrolet Company has been an urban car legend in Nebraska for many years. After decades of being closed up, VanDerBrink Auctions finally got to crack open the vintage motor time capsule, and what they found was a Chevy-filled heaven.