Shinya Kimura

Japanese motorcycle builder, Shinya Kimura, makes amazing bikes from hand.  Thanks to Nick for finding this awesome video.


2012 Olympic Torch (London)

The aluminium torch was created by UK design studio, Barber Osgerby. It is perforated with 8,000 holes, each representing one of the torchbearers and is made from a golden aluminium alloy.  The London Olympic torch has won the prestigious Design of the Year award 2012 and is on show at the Design Museum in London until July 4.

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Knuckle Case

The Knuckle Case($99) is an aluminum brass knuckle case for iPhones 4 & 4S, the idea of turning your phones into weapons. It’s made from solid aluminum!!

Of course here is the disclaimer:

This product is to be used only as a handle and protective accessory for an iPhone. Any other use of the product is considered a misuse, resulting in the forfeiture of any express or implied warranty of fitness for purpose. By purchasing this product, you agree to hold the Company harmless for any misuse of the product, which results in damage to yourself or third parties.”