2nd Half Mass Production Continues, and Transformer Buzzing Explained
We're continuing mass production and we're still on track to fulfill the rest of the v2 Reaches around the third week of July.
Buzzing Explained--Short Version
We've received... Read more
We received the latest batch of Reach v2 units in our Orem, UT fulfillment center today. Quality checks went well and we're getting those units out the door... Read more
Fulfillment Has Begun
This week's the week. Final quality check is complete and we have already begun shipping out v2 Reaches.
We're sticking to the plan of fulfilling these as we... Read more
First v2 Units In Transit!
The time has finally come to begin fulfilling v2 units. Our first units off the assembly line are in transit to our fulfillment center in Utah and will... Read more
Assembly of v2 and Plans For First Shipments
Quality control has caught a few minor issues that have set us back a few days. Our course has been corrected and we're back on track.... Read more
As we've begun mass production of the v2 Reach, we've also designed the quality assurance program. As far as safety testing goes, we take the recommended processes from... Read more
Mass Production Continues, Rubber Feet Shipped, Packaging Finalized
Happy "Update Thursday"!
Mass production started last week and continues. Everything since last week's update has been going to plan, so the ETAs are still the... Read more
Mass Production Started, Unforseen Soldering Issue, ETA Changed
Loyal Backers, Version 2 Reaches are in production. Our manufacturing partner has begun the process of soldering the new boards.
There are a high number of components to solder together... Read more
Quick Update: Safety Testing Complete
The necessary testing to ensure electrical safety on the Reach has been completed, and the Reach has passed with the new charge control solution.
We will update you... Read more
Recap, Progress, and a Timeline Update
Testing of the v2 Reach is now nearing completion and things are looking good. Just a refresher on what’s been going on in case you’re just now tuning... Read more
Safety Testing Continues and Back Plate Fastening
I apologize for the lateness of this update. Our development team has been in China and information about progress didn't arrive in time.
Safety testing has been continuing.... Read more
Thursday Update: ETL Testing and More
Here's our weekly update to say that the ETL safety testing process is still underway. If everything goes to plan, this will continue for another couple weeks.
While... Read more
Friday Update: v2 ETL Testing Still Underway
There isn't much to update this week. ETL safety testing is still underway for Reach v2. We are about 1 week into the ETL testing phase and we... Read more
ETL Safety Testing Underway
Happy Friday Loyal Backers,
The latest update on the Reach is that V2 is progressing according to our timeline last week of 6-8 weeks (so from today it's on track... Read more
V2 Reach Milestone: Charge Controller Is Working
We are making good progress on V2 Reach. The charge control issue (which detects the charging profile of your device and decides exactly how much juice to send)... Read more
Come Take Advantage of Us
Thanks for your responses! The majority of you have responded that you want to wait for the improved V2 Reach that supports fast charging. We are excited that you see... Read more
Reaches Are Shipping, But It's Complicated
Today is the day that Reaches bound for North, Central, and South America ship out. Thanks again for believing in our project and staying with us until this... Read more
Shipping Update and Our Backstage Pass
Hello Loyal Backers,
First things first:it's coming down to fulfillment time but there are still 76 backers that haven't filled out their surveys from Backerkit. If you have even... Read more
Good News and Bad News
We just got back from the factory and we have some good news and bad news.
The good news is that the MOS Reach has officially passed FCC... Read more
A Sure Way To Check Your Backerkit Account Status
Happy Monday everyone,
We are continuing to gear up and get ready to fulfill the MOS Reach. There are still 83 people that haven't filled out the backerkit survey.
Quick... Read more
We Need Your Phone Number (enter it in Backerkit)
This is the final update today, promise. This is the 3rd one today in case you're wondering if you've missed any. We're getting so close to shipping these Reach units... Read more
The FCC testing took a week longer than we anticipated but everything is still looking good for us to ship the Reach out to everyone in the second week of... Read more
Reach Schedule Update
The Reach is almost done and ready to ship! Right now everything is on track for us to finish production by the end of this month and on its way... Read more
Shielded Magnets: Check
Hello loyal backers!
Today we checked one more item off our list; we're a lot closer now to successfully integrating magnets into the Reach which will be a great cable... Read more
Introducing the MOS Kick
We just wanted to do a quick update and let everyone know we just launched another Kickstarter. We have included some Super Early Bird rewards and want our... Read more
Happy Halloween from Team MOS!
If you’re a last-minute costume wrangler, consider masquerading as something fresh and fun this year: MOS Reach. All you need is a handsome set of legs, a large cardboard box,... Read more
New Fully Assembled Sample!
We’re pleased to report that things are still coming along nicely with the production of the Reach. We just received our first fully assembled and functional sample! The molds for... Read more
1st Production Plastic Sample!
Sorry it’s been so long since our last update; we’ve been keeping busy while patiently awaiting the first production sample of the outlet end of the Reach. This step can... Read more
Int'l Shipping Update!
The bad news: Backerkit doesn’t support a way to handle international shipping fees accurately in the way we intended, so we’re forced to either charge... Read more
BackerKit Invitations Are Go!
Hey MOS family,
BackerKit survey invites are on the way! Be on the lookout, and as always, feel free to ask questions if you have any trouble. Remember that as... Read more
BackerKit Invitations Rolling Out Soon!
Dear MOS Family,
We’re happy to announce that BackerKit invitations will be rolling out very soon! You can expect to receive your invitation in the next couple days, at which... Read more
That's A Wrap!
Hey MOS family,
We did it! You pushed us over our funding goal IN THE FIRST TWENTY FOUR HOURS, so naturally we feel we owe each and every one of... Read more
Where Do We Go From Here?
Hey MOS family,
Goodness, we’re just under twenty hours shy of the end of our campaign! This is a milestone we’ve been working toward with Reach for a very long... Read more
43 Hours To Go - The Perks Of Being A Backer
Hey MOS family,
We’ve crossed the 48-hour mark. We’re all very anxious/excited to cross the finish line, and we hope you are too! We wanted to let you know we’ll... Read more
The B's Have It!
Thanks for giving us your color preference feedback! By popular demand, your limited edition backer-only Reach is Kickstarter Green on Black! Help us finish strong—stretch... Read more
New Stretch Goal! Limited Edition Color!
Hey MOS family,
Thanks for all the awesome stretch goal suggestions you’ve posed to us in comments and messages over the last week. Some have been wish-list features for us... Read more
Hey MOS family,
One of my personal favorite qualities of the Kickstarter experience is getting an inside look at how ideas evolve and come to fruition over the course of... Read more
MOS Reach Warranty
First off, thanks for your supportive comments in response to the bad news yesterday. We’re pleased to know that so many of you are sticking with... Read more
First and foremost, thanks for being patient and encouraging while we spent the last couple weeks researching and investigating the feasibility of an international version of... Read more
The MOS Reach 10 Pack (Early Birds Available!)
Hey again MOS family,
We wanted our backers to be the first to know: we’ve opened up a new tier reward for a Reach 10 pack at an early bird... Read more
Stretch Goal Reached!
Thanks to all your support we broke our 100K stretch goal! Based on your answers to the survey we determined that the most popular requested cord length was 5... Read more
Power Specs Explained
Hello everyone. This is Jonathan from the MOS team. I wanted to take a moment to introduce myself and share some details on the power supply inside the MOS Reach.... Read more
Our First Stretch Goal – Help us get to $100k!
Thanks again for all your support, comments, questions, and suggestions. Thanks to you we’ve broken the 150% funded mark! We’re not resting on our laurels though—we’re working hard... Read more
Fully Funded in under 24 hours!
We did it! In just 24 hours of our project being live we have successfully reached our goal of $50,000.
First of all I want to give a huge thank... Read more