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Creating high quality video without what we like to call the “Blair Witch Effect” is damn near impossible unless you have crazy expensive equipment. We love the fact that the DSLR can record HD video, but we spent enough money on the rig already that we don’t want to spend another couple thousand on a steadycam setup just to record a few films. All is not lost thanks to Kickstarter and an enterprising engineer from MIT’s Media Lab. CineSkates are essentially rollerskate wheels for a GorillaPod Focus which—when combined with said GorillaPod—create a budget friendly, incredibly cool way to get fluid HD video without any stuttering or shaking.

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In short, this is a key-shaped multi-tool built of stainless steel that has all of the tools you need for everyday repairs for everything from light switches to bicycles. Bit driver. Protractor. Metric and Imperial rulers. Imperial and Metric closed wrenches. Bottle Opener. File. Scoring tip. Wire bender and bike spoke key. Wire stripper. Screwdrivers. 1/4 hex driver pocket. So you might need to throw in some hex bits for specific projects, but otherwise, the Geekey has you covered for almost all of your everyday repair needs. As if that wasn’t enough, the hexogon can also serve as a smoking bowl, with the shaft of the key hollowed out to serve as a pipe.