The Ultimate Fingerpick
More information is now available at http://www.UltimateFingerPick.com
The first generation pick is now available from that site...
New WEBSITE for The Ultimate Finger Pick!!
Hello to everyone that has shown interest in our project!! The first generation, "one-size-fits-most" medium sized unit is available for your inspection. 99% of the backers have already received their... Read more
All rewards except ONE!!
In this world of total information bombardment, it stands to reason that we get a little numb. I'm guilty of archiving without reading many more emails than I should, which... Read more
To all the backers in foreign lands, I hope your packages have arrived safely!! They say 4 to 6 weeks, and that is how long it has been... Read more
95% Mailed Out!!!!!
The first production run is in progress, and we received enough finger picks to package and send around the world!! The post office will have them all processed... Read more
A quick look at The Ultimate Fingerpick, and some shaping tips! Shipping should occur in December, so fill out the survey [sent separately & should appear in your Kickstarter emails],... Read more
Just in time for Christmas?
Hello backers!! Yes, the order has been placed for our first run of the medium sized finger pick!! Mid-week, we plan to put a video update together, showing everyone what... Read more
The ideal embodiment!!
Sorry for the delay...yes, more complicated than what meets the eye, plus more costly. The orange prototype basically showed a nail glued to a cot, which is nothing like what... Read more
Thank you for your patience!
Hello Ultimate Fingerpick backers, and anyone else checking in!
I was hoping to give you a video update by now, but we sent the "finished embodiment" back for a couple... Read more
Well, we were close!!
We were close when we estimated August! As you know from previous updates, the patent process delayed us. At the beginning of August, however, we were awarded our... Read more
Finished Samples Soon!!
Just a quick update to let you know we should have the finished ideal embodiment by the middle of August. If it is everything that we dreamed it... Read more
Slight delay, but we'll be fine!
Hello to all our Ultimate Fingerpick backers!
The process involved with making sure we're not stepping on the toes of other existing patents, and the issuance of our OWN patent... Read more
Jive Jumpers Saturday performance includes certain Kickstarter backers!
Even though your Reward Level may not have included free admission to the show Saturday, featuring our own co-inventor Jim Cobb and his Jive Jumpers band, along with a co-billing... Read more
Looking for the right TONE!!
May 2, 2013
OK, backers, the nail/pick samples are in, and it's time to pluck some guitar strings. We're looking for a mixture of materials that will provide a good... Read more
WE MADE IT!!
Thanks to everyone that has climbed on board with this project!! We will keep you updated on our progress, and hope to surprise EVERYONE with the early arrival of the... Read more
4 hours remaining!!!
The Ultimate Fingerpick campaign will end in 4 hours! Thank you to ALL OUR BACKERS, helping to turn this vision into reality! If you know of anyone else that might want to... Read more
Less than 24 hours to go!!
To the backers, I say thank you!!! Hope your Easter weekend was wonderful, and all is well in your world. Less than one day remains to raise start-up funds for... Read more
Hello wonderful backers!! We've stalled, with 10 days to go!! I believe part of that reason is the fact that we're well above our goal amount. However, THAT goal amount... Read more
Our stretch goal!
OK, for those that haven't kept up, the first run failed to fund, but we figured out a way to keep the vision ALIVE, by proceeding in phases. We re-launched... Read more
design and production
Well, we did a lot of driving over the last three days, so that we could have face to face meetings with the design/production engineers, and all the members of... Read more
Shipping to Canada!
My apologies to our Canadian backers for my ignorance on the shipping that Kickstarter already has in place. It has been brought to my attention that those choosing a rewards... Read more
The ease of on and off!
Hi all!! I had posted this quick video on the "other" campaign, and have had new requests for a demo. Here it is once again:
Thanks to EVERYONE who has taken the time to transfer their pledges from the campaign that is about to expire, to this new and IMPROVED campaign!! :-) Also, to all... Read more