Rigavit is a very compact, battery powered device that cares of your plants while you are busy or abroad.
Taking care of your plants becomes hard sometimes, when you travel, go on a vacation or even when you are at home, you have lots of other responsibilities like your kids, cooking, work, you may forget to water your plants.
The plants wither if they are not watered.
That is why we wanted to create a very simple, small and elegant device that works with battery and standard water bottles. and simply to take care of our plants while we are busy or abroad.
- Fill your water bottle. Place 1 hose to your flower, and other hose to bottle.
- Set amount of water and timer from buttons on device.
- Press "Start" Button. That is it.
- It will provide a specific dose of water on schedule you set to your plants for about 6 months
- Very Easy and Safe to Use
- No need to ask anyone to water your plants
- No need to worry about your flowers anymore
- Your plants are always well cared
- Gives a comfort feeling
- You earn extra free time
- Your absence up to 6 months won't be a problem
- Flowers watered at exact time with exact amount of water even when you are at home or office
- You can forget if you water them or not, Rigavit won't
- Avoids extreme watering if two person are unaware of each other.
- It always supplies same amount of water
Device comes with bendable silicone nozzle, it is 9 mm diameter, 15 cm length, a state of the art., it has 14 angled holes. With angles, how high you mount, it will water bigger area.
When watering the plants, the biggest trick is to penetrate water to a larger surface of your plant. Watering only 1 spot will not make your flower very happy. 15 cm long bendable silicone nozzle will reach a larger surface of your flower. This silicone nozzle has 14 watering holes and you can adjust it's shape easily for your convenience.
You can also order more bendable silicone nozzles,
you can use it with this nozzles or without nozzle. it is up to you.
Rigavit works with all plastic, glass water bottles or any other water containers. All you need is to choice right size depending on your absence and plant's water need.
- Indoor Home and/or Office use
- Works only with 4 AA battery which will work about 3-6 months depending on your interval.
- Uses standard water bottles as water supply
- Fits to all kind of pots (circular, rectangular, square)
- With 1 device and 1 bottle you could water up to 3 plants.
- Could be used with or without nozzle
- No Plugs, No cables needed
- Bendable nozzle ensures you water necessary area on pot.
- White, Red, Yellow, Green, Black colors.
- Status Led : blinks every minute if battery level is good and working. blinks every 2 seconds if battery level is critical
Standard Box Includes
- 1 x Rigavit Device
- 1 x Rigavit Device Holder
- 1 x Bendable Silicone Nozzle
- 1 x Nozzle Holder
- 2 mt Hose
- User's Manual
*Batteries not included in box.
After 6 months of development and more than 5 rounds of rapid prototyping using 3d printing, cnc machining, different type of batteries, our design has been tested in different scenarios and we’re really pleased with the outcome.
- Currently the design is going through a final iteration to refine the aesthetics so that Rigavit looks and works great too.
- We are confident that the manufacturer we have chosen is best suited to help us get Rigavit ready for mass production so that we can deliver a product that satisfies your requirements and make you happy when you use it.
- The supply chain, manufacturing and logistics are set up and ready to go.
- Our forecast is to ship first batch of devices to backers before 2. or 3. week of March 2017.
Q- Can we use Rigavit in different countries ?
A- Yes. Our device works with 4 AA battery which you may be able to find anywhere in the world
Q- What is the size of Rigavit ?
A- 133 x 34 x 38 mm
Q-I am going on vacation for 4 weeks, will Rigavit water my plants for that long ?
A- Yes, Rigavit will work for 4 to 6 months with the same batteries. As long as you have a big watering can, your plants are under control.
Q- I have many flowers at my home, should i buy many Rigavit ?
A- If your flowers are close to each other, you can use only 1 Rigavit which will take care of up to 3 flowers. But if they are away from each other because of the sun light issues, you may need to buy more than 1 Rigavit...
Q-How do i let you know about which color i want ?
A- We’ll ask about the color to all our backers before the shipment. Alternatively, you can e-mail us.
Q- Can i use it without Nozzle ?
A- Yes, you can use it with or without nozzle.
Q- Do i have to use hose in kit?
A- No, you can use any hose that fits to device.
Q- How do i order extra nozzles ?
A- Please change your pledge price by adding the total amount of nozzle kit For example, if you want to buy 2 more bendable nozzle kit, please add 2X6$=$12 to your original pledge price.
Q: Do I get warranty for my Rigavit ?
A- Yes. We have one-year warranty for Rigavit.
Risks and challenges
The Rigavit design and molding processes are finished. So, before launching the Kickstarter Project, we had already taken the Rigavit off the drawing board. We are guessing that a production of Rigavit shouldn't take more than a month.
From our previous experience in designing and product managing new consumer products, we are sure that we'll get Rigavit produced within 1 month. Although we do not foresee delays in production, but quality control reasons sometimes require a temporary production break in order to make sure that only top quality products are shipped. But these delays are no more than 1 or 2 weeks.
We know that distribution might become a significant challenge. A device working with 4 AA battery should not cause any problems when distributing it. We have been working with the international courier companies to deliver our previous products all around the world.
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