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Hasbro Toys for providing the Super Soaker water guns.
Summer is here! Want to take you electronic gear and gadgets with you in the water and not worry about ruining them? The Muscleman of Technology is here to show us some amazing new gear that are perfect for beaches, pools, rainy days and more!
- Oakley Radar Sunglasses (LIVESTRONG™ special edition)
A revolutionary Hydrophobic™ lens coating repels water, skin oils and debris, keeping the optics crystal clear. The new Oakley Radar features an interchangeable lens design that lets athletes optimize vision in any environment. The frame architecture creates a cooling flow of air, and the design features an interchangeable nosepiece for a custom fit. $20 goes to the Lance Armstrong Foundation.
- SANYO Xacti Blue E1 Waterproof Video Camera
The SANYO Xacti E1 Camcorder/Camera is waterproof up to 5 feet for 1 hour! Perfect for active families, vacationers and water sports enthusiasts! The ultra-compact E1 can record high-quality video and 6-megapixel stills under water to a depth of five feet for up to one hour at a time. Easy to operate with only one hand, it’s an ideal camcorder to take to the beach or lake for activities such as swimming, snorkeling, surfing and water-skiing. The E1 shoots TV-quality MPEG-4 video and utilizes the state-of-the-art Advanced Video Codec AVC/H.264. The E1 delivers a significant 25 percent reduction in video file size, along with improved video quality versus traditional MPEG-4 recordings. Completely “tapeless,” the device records both video and still images to a standard SD memory card or high-capacity SDHC card. Comes in 3 colors: blue, yellow and white.
- Casio G'zOne Type-S Cell Phone (available only through Verizon Wireless)
$149.99 after $50 rebate and a new two-year customer agreement
The just released G’zOne Type-S (replaces the Type V from last year) is built to provide reliable performance for customers with outdoor lifestyles. The Water Resistance test was performed in accordance with Method 506.4, Procedure I (Military Standard).The G’zOne Type-S not only meets multiple Military Standards specifications, but also offers customers a streamlined form factor and Bluetooth capabilities, making it the ultimate outdoor communications tool. The G’zOne Type-S is exclusively available through Verizon Wireless.
- The Nixon 51-30— 300m Waterman’s Watch
The Nixon 51-30 is a true waterman's watch that can handle depths of up to 300 meters while still maintaining a sporty sense of high class style! Other features include stainless steel construction, swiss movement, an external rotating bezel with countdown timer, tide indicator sub-dial, and a crown set at 9:00 position for maximum comfort.
- Fisher Space Pens
Price range from $20 to $100 depending on model
Designed to withstand the rigors of space travel, Fisher Pens have earned the reputation of a superior technical pen for all applications. Since 1950 the Fisher Space Pen company has produce the most innovative, dependable, writing instruments, anywhere on earth. Unlike ordinary ball pens which rely on gravity to feed ink, the replaceable Space Pen cartridge is pressurized—at nearly 35 pounds per square inch! Ink is continuously fed to the tungsten carbide ball, allowing the user to write at any angle, even upside down! Fisher developed a new visco-elastic, thixotropic ink that is just amazing. The estimated shelf-life of Fisher pens is over 100 years! The Fisher Space pen can do things no other pen can including:
• Writes from -30º to +250º F
• Writes on wet surfaces
• Writes on photographs
• Writes underwater
• Writes at any angle
- Corsair Survivor—Military Rugged USB Flash Drive
8GB $129.99 OR 4GB $59.99
The Corsair Flash Survivor extremely rugged line of USB 2.0 flash drives are
designed and engineered to be the industry’s toughest USB drive! The Flash Survivor is water-resistant up to 200 Meters, CNC-milled aluminum encased, and shock-proof with triple point protection to safely store user’s information and files in the most demanding environments. 5 times faster than other drives, Flash Survivor offers unique features and the best price/performance solution in the market - Flash Survivor is immediately available in two variations:
• Flash Survivor GT 8GB –$129.99 USD MSRP
• Flash Survivor 4GB – $59.99 USD MSRP
- Freestyle Audio Sport MP3 player
If you splash, swim, or sweat during your workouts, the Freestyle Audio Sport MP3 Player is perfect for your needs. Whether you’re exercising or just relaxing, the Freestyle Audio Sport MP3 Player from Freestyle Audio lets you take your music there! The world's only waterproof and shockproof MP3 player is designed to fuel an active lifestyle, no matter the activity, intensity or destination. Completely submersible up to 10 feet and up to 40 hours playtime per charge.
- Digital HERO 3 By GoPRO
GoPro introduces an all season and all sport WRIST camera—engineered to make it easy to shoot photos and video during your favorite activity, no matter how mild or extreme! The Digital HERO 3 packs in a 3-megapixel sensor for high resolution photos and TV resolution video delivered at a smooth 30 frames per second with sound to boot. The new Digital HERO 3 is shockproof/waterproof to 100 feet deep. The Digital HERO 3 has 16MB of onboard memory and can accept up to a 2GB SD flash card for more storage. A 2GB SD card will hold more than 2500 photos or up to 54 minutes of continuous video.
OtterBox carries the most rugged waterproof boxes on the market. Otter Box waterproof cases are waterproof up to 100 feet deep—10 times deeper than our competition!
When you’re exposed to the elements, make sure your valuables and equipment are safe from harm. Otter Boxes are waterproof, crushproof and float. We featured the 1000 Series box, perfect for car keys, film & batteries, ID, business & credit cards, hotel room
keys, small cell phone, medication, travel kits etc.
- Floating Light Garden
$14.99-set of 3
Brighten up your home, pool, spa, or bathtub with a warm bouquet of glowing colors. Outdoors: in your pool, spa, on your patio table, in and around flowerpots and garden. Indoors: floating in your bathtub, a bowl of water, or sitting on your table or nightstand. Be creative, as they can be used virtually anywhere, in or out of water. Displays four (4) light programs (red, blue, green, or cycle through all). Available in many styles and colors. Auto shut-off after one hour. Runs on 2 3v batteries (included).