Work bench

A decent work bench is a must for anyone with practical or creative ability. The flat surface and clamps that grip the object make everything so much easier. (From the catalogue 1981.)

Life in the outdoors1950

Alloy boat

Airplane production during the First World War paved the way for aluminium, or alloy, as one of the world’s most useful metals. The outdoor-industry was quick to start using the material too, for instance with this alloy boat. (From the catalogue 1951.)

Toys and games1940

Yo-yo

Its simple but ingenious construction has made the yo-yo a timeless toy. The first wave of yoyo mania swept over world in the 1930s and that’s also when the first Swedish yo-yo was manufactured. (From the catalogue 1944.)

Connecting to each other1990

Pager Minicall Doro

The pagers that came in the 1990s were effective tools for parents looking for their children or business people stuck in meetings. (From the catalogue 1995.)