Mid - March Update
We believe your experience with the COMBAR starts with how it arrives in your hands. That desire to get packaging that matched the promise of the product led us on... Read more
Early March Update
Our new axe heads are looking good and as the video shows, we sharpen every one individually. The machinery is set so that we get the correct grind angle each... Read more
Mid - February Update
We are happy to update you that we have overcome both the axe blade and handle injection challenges and are now in full assembly and QC.
We locked all orders... Read more
Mid January Update
Dear supporters, we have a progress update.
Although we planned to send the shipment at the end of January, we are postponing until the second half of February
While the... Read more
Images from the production run of the glass-reinforced nylon parts for the Combar. You can see the knife handle; insert and holster. All parts are looking good and are meeting... Read more
Finished parts continue to arrive from the suppliers. Feels like the holidays already with all the boxes turning up. All the parts must first go through our own QC process... Read more
A quick update for you
Below are more production images.
This time from the supplier that is making the COMBAR case. The case production is well underway and on target for delivery. We will get... Read more
Here is a cool video of the investment casting process for the COMBAR Titanium spade. First wax versions of the spade are made. They are then linked together into a... Read more
Important - updated timeline
We are running behind schedule. The cause of the delay was our decision to redesign the inside of the handle to better hold the knife and saw. As this is... Read more
We knew the transition from design to production would be a good challenge but one of the more interesting aspects is how one change then affects almost every other aspect... Read more
We sent out the survey last week. Most of you have completed the survey but there are a few of you who still need to get us the details that... Read more
Surveys are on the way!
Backerkit surveys are heading for your inbox.
You don’t need an account at Backerkit – just click on the link, review the information and complete the details we... Read more
August 2018 updated
Apologies that it has been so long since the last update but we are in the critical final phases of getting the Combar to market. All production work on every... Read more
An interesting update for you
While planning for production readiness we were told that our Indiegogo campaign was cancelled by the Trust and Safety team because they decided the Combar was a weapon. We have... Read more
Our Kickstarter project has ended and the Combar has been over 400% funded! Thank you to all of our generous backers for helping make this project a reality. We have spent... Read more
2 weeks to go!
All good things must come to an end, and while it has been a ton of fun (and lots of hard work), our successful campaign ends in two... Read more
We have 23 days to go to the end of the campaign and we are at over 330% of our target. We are pretty stoked about the progress... Read more
We are halfway through the campaign and have reached 300% of our funding target. Very exciting for all of us and hugely motivating to the Aclim8 team who are... Read more
# 3 Update - Case, Production, Testing & Evaluation
18 days have passed since the start of the campaign and we want to thank you again for your wonderful support!
The Combar Case
Many of... Read more
This is our first update and we are super excited! We’ll start with a big thank you, our success is all down to you. Three years’ work... Read more
Reached our funding goal! Thank you!
100% in less than 24 hours! We're amazed and thankful. Thank you to all our backers, we couldn't have done it without you and your support. We've been getting many... Read more