Rock & Dirt’s 2015 Top Construction Themed Gifts for Adults
Here is our list in no particular order:
CAT S40 Smartphone
Features of the CAT S40 Smartphone include: drop proof up to 1.8 meters; water, dust and shock proof; super bright display; enhanced audio; large capacity battery; Gorilla glass 4 screen; Glove-on working technology; wet-finger tracking technology; IP68 and MIL-SPEC 810g. Check it out at http://www.catphones.com/phones/s40-smartphone/.
LEGO Technic Volvo L350F Wheel Loader
What’s better for a construction loving than building followed by play? We aren’t sure how long it will take to build LEGO’s Technic Volvo L350F Wheel Loader, but once the project is completed it can be driven using its remote control. Developed in partnership with Volvo CE, this wheel loader is meticulously detailed and has all the features of Volvo’s largest wheel loader! Once built, the bucket reaches over 14” into the air. The completed machine measures over 9” high, 22” long and 6” wide. Recommended for ages 11-16 years. Check it out at http://shop.lego.com/en-US/Remote-Controlled-VOLVO-L350F-Wheel-Loader-42030.
CAT 1:24 D7E Track-Type Tractor
The hybrid-electric D7E is a 1:24 scale replica. The D7E is equipped with opening access panels and tilting cab that reveals the entire internal drive train of the dozer. Dimensions: 16x10x8″, 6.5 lbs. Check it out at https://shopcaterpillar.com/cat-1-24-d7e-track-type-tractor.html.
In the market for a dual tracked vehicle? Check out the DTV Shredder! The Shredder is equipped with a two continuous molded rubber tank treads and 196cc, 4 stroke engine generating 13 HP that propels the vehicle to speeds of up to 30 mph! The average price is $5,000-$5,500 USD. Check it out at http://www.gizmag.com/dtv-shredder-on-sale/26135/.
1:50 John Deere 944K Wheel Loader
The 1:50 John Deere 944K features a die-cast body, operating boom arms and bucket, and pivoting body. It will look great in your office or in the dirt! Check it out at http://www.johndeeregifts.com/product/1-50+944k+wheel+loader.do?sortby=ourPicks&from=fn#.
CAT Rechargeable LED Flashlight
The CAT CT12354P rechargeable flashlight comes in a designer gift box, features a high power CREE LED and generates 200 lumens of light output at a distance of 80 meters. Light levels include HIGH, LOW and STROBE. Check it out at https://shopcaterpillar.com/rechargeable-led-flashlight-blk-2tn.html.
Who wouldn’t love a pair of CAT Boots? Boots designed to support the natural movment of your foot – these Ergo Collection boots are anatomically accurate to enhance stability, flexibility and comfort. Srx Best-In-Class Slip Resistant Outsole ASTM F2413-11 I/75 C/75 Steel Toe ASTM 2413-05 I/75 EH Electrical Hazard Waterproof Leather Upper Nylon Mesh Lining Removable, Perforated EVA With Gel Technology Insert For Comfort. Check out this pair at https://shopcaterpillar.com/diagnostic-hi-s-t-boot.html.
Stanley Classic Vacuum Bottle
The iconic 1.1QT has fueled outdoor adventures for generations. Marked by the timeless hammertone green and rugged durability, this hardworking thermos will keep your drink hot for 24 hours. 18/8 stainless steel won’t rust; naturally BPA-free. Insulated lid doubles as cup. Leak proof and fully packable. Vacuum insulation keeps drinks hot or cold 24 hours or iced 120 hours. Check it out at http://www.stanley-pmi.com/store/stanley/en_US/pd/productID.325298700.
The Remote Controlled Abrams Tank
This is the remote controlled tank that replicates the authentic details of the U.S. military’s M1A2 Abrams with realistic movement, sounds, and lights. At 1:16 scale, the tank is detailed with desert weathering and moves with working individual suspension on rubber treads. From up to 60′ away, the 2.4 GHz digital proportional remote control provides forward, backward, left and right turns, and 360° spins. Housed in a turret that rotates 270°, its main gun fires with realistic recoil and cannon report, shooting seven 6mm-diam. plastic pellets in rapid succession at long-range targets up to 20′ away, lowering or raising at your command with authentic sound. Ages 14 and up. 25″ L x 8 3/4″ W x 8″ H. Check it out at http://www.hammacher.com/Product/Default.aspx?sku=87386&promo=Gift-Finder