29 Feb '16, 6pm

The Coffeeboxx: Wretched excess or clever design?

The Coffeeboxx: Wretched excess or clever design?

We at TreeHugger are pretty much universally opposed to the pod people and their attempts to take over the coffee world. Then there is the Coffeeboxx, a K-cup compatible coffee maker designed for tough environments; originally designed for construction trades, you could also use it to hold up a beam. Or for that matter, a jeep; it can hold 1500 pounds. As they note on site, Wherever hardworking people need Beyond Rugged™ products, we’ll be there. From job sites to riding shotgun for long hauls. From corn fields to deer camps. No matter how harsh or how intense the environment, we’ll figure out a way to make sure that the people who build the future have what they need to bring it every day. In the video it does get tossed around a lot, even blown up; it takes a licking and keeps on ticking. We are big on durability and tools that last, and they do promise that. On the othe...

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