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Herman Miller Setu Chair

Herman Miller Setu Chair

More affordable than Embody, Herman Miller’s Setu is a multipurpose chair; its flexible kinematic spine and elastomeric fabric mesh are designed to eliminate the need to adjust your seat.

Sit-to-Walkstation

Sit-to-Walkstation

Spend too many hours sitting in front of a computer (like we do)? Steelcase’s Sit-to-Walkstation is a hybrid treadmill and adjustable height desk with digital console to monitor calories.

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Husqvarna Panthera Leo

Husqvarna Panthera Leo

Made from recycled materials and powered by Li-Phosphate batteries, Husqvarna’s Panthera Leo concept is smart and green: an LCD shows speed, cutting height and battery life.

Beanzawave

Beanzawave

The Beanzawave brings us one buttprint closer to never leaving our cubicles again: it’s a USB-powered microwave that uses finely tuned cellphone radio frequencies to cook food.

Bluelounge StudioDesk

Bluelounge StudioDesk

Bluelounge already organizes desktops, so it’s about time they released StudioDesk: a sliding top lets this minimalist table gobble up cables, resulting in a single protruding power cord.

Neverlate Alarm Clock

Neverlate Alarm Clock

If you’re a heavy sleeper, the Neverlate Executive Alarm Clock will rattle you out of bed with its array of 21 daily alarms; it also includes 20 radio presets and MP3 player input via USB.

Death Star Grill

Death Star Grill

That’s no moon, it’s a BBQ grill: Bryan A. Tate’s Death Star Grill is actually two Webers shaped into a fearsome grilling battlestation; Mandolorian-marinated Ewok steaks, anyone?

Homer Hip Flask

Homer Hip Flask

Adorned with our favorite bumbling, balding, boozehound, this stainless steel Homer Hip Flask set also includes four shot cups; it’s perfect for Father’s Day if dad loves The Simpsons.

Wine Bottle Thermometer

Wine Bottle Thermometer

An affordable alternative to Kalorik’s Wi-fi Wine Cooler, this Wine Bottle Thermometer straps onto your favorite 750ml bottle and will display its temperature from 41 to 85 degrees F.

Giant Condom Pillow

Giant Condom Pillow

These Giant Condom Pillows make clear your bedroom intent; they’re 18″x17″ silk screen printed cases with a pocket for real condoms; they also include an oversized fabric condom.

Mow-Aerator

Mow-Aerator

Show your neighbors who’s king of the sod with the Mow-Aerator; the 1.5″ spikes attach to your riding mower’s tires, letting you mow and aerate your lawn at the same time.

Bluelounge CableDrop

Bluelounge CableDrop

The gadget management gurus at Bluelounge have released CableDrop; it’s a clip with an adhesive backing that keeps cords from in place and lets you channel them as you wish.

Swashbuckling BBQ Sword

Swashbuckling BBQ Sword

Men have largely moved on from saving damsels in distress to cooking juicy ribeye steaks, but this Swashbuckling BBQ Sword lets them do both; it’s a 19″ long skewer with double-tongs.

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Vista Hunting Pruner

Vista Hunting Pruner

This ain’t your garden-variety tool: Leatherman’s Vista Hunting Pruner carves up terrain, not tulips, with a serrated knife, saw, wire-cutters, screwdrivers, and awl–all in a fold-up design.

Geek Clock

Geek Clock

Yes, the equations match up with the numbers on a regular clock, but it’ll take you some “time” to truly figure out this Geek Clock; it uses everything from hex code to math jokes.

Washington Chair

Washington Chair

Arguably the most powerful seat in the world, Gunlocke’s Washington Chair has been used by eight US presidents in the Oval Office; royal rumps include FDR, JFK and Nixon.

Key-shaped Pocket Knife

Key-shaped Pocket Knife

Part novelty, part functional tool, this German-made, key-shaped pocket knife blends into your keychain; for a pen knife, it’s relatively sharp and is barely larger than an ordinary key.

Autonomous Living Unit

Autonomous Living Unit

We’re not sure if Eduardo McIntosh’s Autonomous Living Unit is designed for relaxing or eating us alive, but it sure looks cool; it squeezes all the functions of a home into a single chair.

Caffeine Candy Sampler

Caffeine Candy Sampler

V9 of ThinkGeek’s vaunted Mega Caffeine Candy Sampler is a grab bag of pick-me-ups, with names that sound like sound effects: Foosh Mints, Jolt Gum, and Chargers Espresso Beans.

Style Your Garage

Style Your Garage

Show your neighbors once and for all who has the best ride with Style Your Garage: it lets you Velcro tanks, fighter jets, racecars and other over-the-top objects to your garage.

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Water Powered Flashlight

Water Powered Flashlight

Running on water, coke, and even urine, this NoPoPo flashlight is a camper’s dream; it sports a rugged case, a unidirectional lantern mode and lasts up to ten years without losing charge.

Concept: Salt&Pepper Cell

Concept: Salt&Pepper Cell

Less metal-hydride and more sodium chloride, Antrepo’s Salt&Pepper Cell is only a concept, but we’d love to see these battery-shaped stainless-steel shakers on our coppertop tabletop.

Plug Mug

Plug Mug

If you’re sick of coworkers jacking your coffee mug, this Plug Mug is like low-tech RSA encryption: a simple plug serves as a key, rendering your cup useless when not inserted.

RSS Coasters

RSS Coasters

Few people spend more time at their desks surrounded by cans of Red Bull and coffee than bloggers, which is why these RSS coasters are perfect; they’re from the iPhone coaster folks.

JLC Atmos Regulator

JLC Atmos Regulator

Powered by temperature changes, Jaeger-LeCoultre and Dunhill’s black-edition Atmos Regulator clock doesn’t require batteries or winding; you’ll have to pay an arm and a leg, though.

Liquid Cooled Desk Mod

Liquid Cooled Desk Mod

Forget case mods: Popular Mechanics has built a liquid-cooled desk made with clear acrylic and aluminum; it also packs in seven fans, 13 neon lights and a clear, built-in touchpad.

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