Post Factory Update
Short update to let you know that there’s been a bunch of downtime for our manufacturer, but improvements are under way now and new samples are expected to... Read more
We received our first batch of production wallets in Classic Black and are beginning to send them out from Ontario, Canada! Once your shipping status changes to shipped... Read more
Production Cobra Wallet
In the last update we showed you the stainless steel core stamping tools and hundreds of cores manufactured for the production run. We now have pictures from our... Read more
We received some pictures from our manufacturing facility that makes the stainless steel cores. Before making all the cores, they had to heat treat and harden tools to... Read more
We’ve got the latest samples from our manufacturer with the improvements to address the items from our inspection report. This latest set of samples took extra time, because it included... Read more
Kickstarter Surveys Sent
You probably noticed that we fired off the surveys to collect shipping information. We are indeed making good progress! Over the past few weeks we’ve been working with... Read more
Quick Update - Getting Closer
In our last update we talked about the much improved pre-production samples that we received and about the detailed inspection reportthat we generated to address some of the remaining... Read more
Good news! We received some good looking samplesof the Cobra Wallet from our manufacturer this week and we’re happy to share a sneak peak of the pre-production wallet! These... Read more
Issues resolved, new date, and more!
In the last update we told you that there were 2 issues waiting to be resolved: excess flash and mold shrinkage surface defects. We were waiting for our manufacturer... Read more
Sneak peak at the packaging & tooling update
Before we dive into the details of what’s going on with the production tools, here’s a first look at the Cobra Wallet packaging! We avoided the generic plastic clamshells... Read more
Past CNY and New Material
It’s been a busy couple weeks since our suppliers have returned from CNY and we have a few updates for you. First, we’ll start with the hinges. Our hinge pin... Read more
Just a short update this time (in spirit of keeping to the bi-weekly schedule). Our mold supplier was on holiday over the last 2 weeks for the Chinese New Year... Read more
Does your current wallet have a stainless steel skeleton?
Don’t worry because your Cobra Wallet will! Our core samples arrived this week with both the stainless steel and gold... Read more
We’ve had a couple of busy weeks with our manufacturer! Good news! The tooling modifications are complete and our supplier was able to resume mold testing yesterday.
In the previous... Read more
Dialing in the Production Molds
Well we've been working hard with our manufacturer for the last month to complete the production tools. The stamping tools are now completeand last week we were... Read more
Injection Molds are Finished!
Happy New Year Backers!
We’re happy to report that the plastic injection toolsare complete! The gates, ejector pins, alignment pins, and surface finishes have been added to the injection... Read more
Mold Images in Time for Holidays!
Eat, drink, and be merry this holiday season! Wishing happy holidays and joy to all our awesome backers!
As a holiday bonus, here’s a sneak peek at the actual steel... Read more
Mold Designs Approved!
We’ve reviewed and approved the mold designs. The steel is being cut at our manufacturer as we speak. Cutting the detailed negative images of the the Cobra Wallet components into ... Read more
It’s time for the longest and most enduring part of our campaign. We’ve ordered the production tooling from our manufacturer and it’s time to wait! The actual process to manufacture... Read more
Prototype Validated and Funds Cleared
We’ve been rigorously testing the latest prototype and are really pleased with way it functions! In fact, after using it for weeks it’s tough to give it up! Since we... Read more
Payments and Survey Info
It’s a short update from us this time around. First off, thanks everyonefor supporting the Cobra Wallet! The response has been awesome! If you have a moment please follow... Read more
Less than 24hrs left!
We’re into the final 24hrsof our Kickstarter campaign! This last week we crossed over 1000 backers, hit the $45,000 milestone and received our latest prototype. Amazing! Thanks to everyone... Read more
5 Days Left!
Thanks to all 940+of you for backing the Cobra Wallet. In the next few days we hope to reach our 1000th backer! That will be a great milestone for... Read more
Designing the Cobra Wallet!
Story behind the design of the Cobra Wallet
Last week we ordered another Cobra Wallet prototypeusing the final design and in preparation for ordering the expensive production tooling. At... Read more
Thanks to our awesome backers we are funded and Cobra Wallet will become a reality! As a thank you to all our backers and for getting us funded with 2... Read more
$30K! FUNDED!!!! WHOO HOOO!!!!!!
COBRA WALLET IS FUNDED!!!!
Yes!! With 2 ½ weeks left in our campaign, we've hit our funding goal and Cobra Wallet will become a reality!! Thanks to all our awesome... Read more
Cobra Wallet compliments the iPhone 5!
iPhone 5 just hit stores on Friday, so Alex took the Cobra Wallet prototype out for a trip to the Apple store. Check out the photos below! The Cobra Wallet... Read more
New Double Up Reward!!
Wow! We blew through the first 200 Early Birds for the classic in less than 48hrs!
New reward! As a thank you to our early backers and those... Read more
Just passed $10K! Woot!
What an incredible day for the Cobra Wallet! In less than 24 hours we reached over $8,000 and attracted over 200 backers. Tonight, we broke the $10,000 mark.... Read more