PenMoto - Where is it at?
I receive a few emails each week from people that want a PenMoto.
We do not have any remaining kickstarter PenMotos to sell or ship, they are sold... Read more
Some of you might be interested in our new project.
It just went live, and we hope to have some press coverage soon.
PenMoto was a tough learning experience,... Read more
We have less than fifty First Edition PenMoto's remaining. Because of the expense of assembly and parting line and solvent issues with the manufacturer we will not be making this... Read more
A good friend of mine that freely donated his time to help with video and animations for PenMoto has been watching his youngest son Stephen suffer from a rare and... Read more
Comfort and Fit video tip
How to make your self-sizing ring a custom sized ring.
You will need a small drop of superglue.
Feedback Survey Results
These survey results are always so interesting. Especially the written results and comments. Some of you had some very VERY good ideas that I plan to implement with the... Read more
Your feedback, both positive and negative has been very helpful.
This first edition of PenMoto is far from perfect, and I'm sure that I could've done a better job. Do you... Read more
Tracking Notice - Future Plans - What's Included
We prepared over 650 sets of PenMoto for shipping yesterday. We will continue to prepare today and tomorrow.
It has been a long road, with each label I stick a... Read more
China for Christmas
Yes, I am back in China again. I sure am hitting the holidays.
We have been working on assembly issues. Many exist when fixing Nylon to Santoprene. Especially since so... Read more
I have returned from Hong Kong, and China, what an adventure!
This is a photo of Victoria Harbor I took the hour that I arrived in Hong Kong.
Getting right... Read more
China for Thanksgiving
Not able to sleep, it is 3:07am and I am in China.
I have dragged seventy plus pounds of packaging in addition to my luggage all through Hong Kong's subway... Read more
So here are a couple shots of the actual packaging. It turned out great and we are very excited. There is no adhesive used with the packaging. No sharp plastic... Read more
Slow response for next two weeks
Response time will be slow for the next couple weeks.
The tooling is getting much closer to completion.
Many have asked about changing their shipping address. We will send out... Read more
Bad & Good News
Bad News - Delays
We're looking at 5-6 weeks before PenMoto ships, this means the end of November. We have had a number of delays and we might yet have... Read more
Progress - Third self-sizing ring to be included...
It has been a bit of one step forward and two steps back, but we are finally gaining some ground.
We had issues with the outer band automatically releasing... Read more
Photoshop World EXPO tomorrow!!!
Tomorrow morning I am peeling away from manufacturing issues and driving down to Vegas to visit the PhotoshopWorld Expo. If any of you are also attending then let me know.... Read more
WWW.PENMOTO.COM is LIVE!
We are live for preorders on www.penmoto.com. Some have already reported an interesting smiley face when processing paypal. Could you please let me know if this happens to you or... Read more
Final Survey Results, upcoming updates...
We have been working hard on making the final modifications for manufacturing. We have one last run of prototyping yet to complete and then we will pull the trigger... Read more
999,.... 1,000 backers
It is tough to thank you all in a message.
Guess we will just have to make PenMoto extra sexy!
Last Day of Funding!!!
Ever seen "Dances with Wolves"? It was Kevin Costner's directorial debut. Late last night I caught some of the making of "Dances with Wolves". They were so dedicated to changing... Read more
So, we have had so many great messages, comments and postings. Amazing how far you have brought us in the last two weeks. Thank You, Thank You.....
Here is a... Read more
WACOM on FACEBOOK
Backers, I just got a message from Wacom Americas.
They posed a question of their followers regarding PenMoto on their facebook page.
If you are interested in sharing your comments... Read more
NEW LIMITED REWARD LEVEL!!!
Hint, it involves a Wacom Bamboo Stylus for your iPad.
ALL BLACK, both a small and large ring, FOUR (4) adaptive couplers instead of two, AND it includes a Wacom... Read more
Finally! Somebody really pushed us over the edge. JHarvey, I hope you are smiling! Thanks to everyone that has helped us get here. Words in an update don't really do... Read more
HOW TO for BETA TESTERS
This shows how versatile PenMoto is, I think you will be surprised!
Please watch this if you are a Beta Tester.
That is all for today, tomorrow will be all... Read more
PenMoto for Pilot's G2 Pen, yep it works for an ink pen!
I'm sure all kickstarter project creators want to express how humbling this process is and how many people they owe thanks.
This video is of my brother... Read more
BETA PROTOTYPES SHIPPED
We shipped prototypes to 22 Beta Testers yesterday. We hope you love PenMoto and are excited to hear back from you and see your videos.
Here are your first... Read more
Beta Testers NEEDED!
RECORD DAY YESTERDAY!
Thanks owed to all backers that found us via Wacom's eNews, and a warm WELCOME to being a backer of PenMoto. We thank you for your support!... Read more
Wacom eNews POSTED!
Wacom eNews, helping us get the word out. Please feel free to share or retweet.
eNews, Jot, and REDDIT!
The eNews from Wacom has been delayed. I will share a link as soon as they get it posted.
Have you seen the kickstarter project for the... Read more
New Pledge Levels and Wacom eNews
We have added three new pledge levels based on your survey responses. You can easily change your existing pledge to a different reward if you like. Also, Wacom will be... Read more
PLEASE, could you follow the link below to the four question survey? It will only take a couple minutes, and the information will help us dramatically.
... Read more
Slow, but NOT over...
Last week was consumed with getting prototypes and small-production tooling ordered. Our previous arrangements were delayed; so we've sought out a backup plan and made some incredible manufacturing... Read more
New Video - HYPERLINKED
Here is a hyperlink to the page, just in case you feel like sharing.
LOVE THE NEW VIDEO?
YES! The video is done and thanks to Brent Peterson it includes some exciting animations.
We hope that you LOVE it and realize that you are a part of it!... Read more
Previous Backer Pledge - Only Four (4) remaining
Four spots remaining and this limited pledge level will be closed.
Thanks for all the support.
PenMoto on Twitter, Facebook, and other Social Media
I've wasted hours on facebook, but am just figuring out how Twitter and Facebook could help you all better understand, share and follow PenMoto's progress.
Many of you have helped... Read more
Portland & Wacom
I am in the Portland, Oregon Airport waiting for my flight home after a great visit to Wacom's headquarters in Vancouver, Washington. The Columbia river is such an amazing place,... Read more