SEMA 2017

The SEMA Show is the premier automotive specialty products trade event in the world. It draws the industry’s brightest minds and hottest products to one place, the Las Vegas Convention Center. This year the Tangent team attended SEMA for the unveiling of the new Shelby Super snake.   Show highlights for us included the Ford booth, new 3D printing technology, and the hand made twin turbo Tucker.[vc_row][vc_column][vc_empty_space][qodef_image_gallery type="slider" autoplay="3" pretty_photo="no" navigation="yes" pagination="yes" images="1376,1375,1374,1373,1372" image_size="full"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][/vc_column][/vc_row]...

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2018 Avalon Excalibur Debut

Tangent once again teamed up with Avalon to design the 2018 Avalon Excalibur. Duane Dinninger talk's about the newly integrated lighting, fiberglass inserts, and the design and attention to detail that goes into all Avalon Pontoon Boats. More to come!  ...

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Ask This Old House

This week's Ask This Old House featured an installation of Aquascape's water feature that collects and reuses rainwater designed by Tangent. [vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] https://www.thisoldhouse.com/watch/ask-toh-backsplash-rainwater-feature[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_empty_space][vc_single_image image="1353" img_size="large"][vc_empty_space][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Where to find it? The water feature that Jenn installed includes the rubber liner, underlayment, structural blocks, pump vault, basalt columns, and pump. It was all manufactured by Aquascape.   Expert assistance with this project was provided by Decker’s Landscape and Aquatics, Nawada Landscape Design, and New England Aquatic Landscaping.   New episodes are available Sundays at 7pm Central on TOH.com, or check your local listings for a broadcast time near you.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]...

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Chrysler Pacifica, BraunAbility and Jay Leno Donation

Chrysler Pacifica, BraunAbility and Jay Leno team up to donate an accessible minivan to a very deserving veteran. Tune in on Wednesday, August 9th at 10 PM (EST) on CNBC.   Jay Leno takes extreme pride in meeting American servicemen and women. Since his early Tonight Show days, Jay has teamed up with organizations like the Wounded Warrior Project to give back to those who've sacrificed so much for their country -- and he continues to do so to this day.   "Each and every handshake puts a smile on my face," he says.   So when Jay first heard of Army veteran Craig Andrade's story, he wanted to do something special to thank him for his service and sacrifice -- both professional and personal. Andrade, who was on tour in Iraq in February 2005, lost both his legs when his foot patrol was struck by an improvised explosive device (IED). The explosion cost him a...

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NeoCon 2017

The Tangent team dropped by NeoCon, Chicago’s preeminent furniture and interior design trade show, to view the latest trends and styles in furniture design. NeoCon is one of our most anticipated excursions, and once again the show did not disappoint. Show standouts included Herman Miller, Steelcase, Watson, and Coalesce. We can’t wait to go back again next year, but for now here’s a selection of some of our favorite products from this year’s show:...

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Airstream Basecamp named 2017 RV of the Year

Every year, RVBusiness editors conduct extensive analysis of RVs at the industry’s three major national shows. And out of all the RVs reviewed, this year’s winner was the new Airstream Basecamp.   Basecamp is made for the traveler who’s as spontaneous as they are adventurous. The 16-foot trailer is light enough to tow with an SUV, spacious enough to relax at the end of a long day, and full of all the essentials you need, like a kitchen and an on-board restroom.   In addition to RV of the year, Basecamp also made Inside Hook’s list of The 52 Best Products We Covered in 2016, as well as Gear Patrol’s GP100....

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2017 Chicago Boat Show

On Friday the Tangent team took a research and design field trip to the Chicago Boat at McCormick Place. The Chicago, Boat, RV & Strictly Sail Show is the Windy City’s largest marine and outdoors sales event. Every year the show features new boat models, luxurious interiors, and interesting design details and this year's show was no exception. Here were a few of our favorites: ...

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