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Urbio, the magically magnetic urban vertical garden.
Urbio, the magically magnetic urban vertical garden.
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818 backers pledged $77,434 to help bring this project to life.

Production Timeline

Hey Guys, 

Just wanted to continue with the updates. Here is our production timeline from the factory:

Final modification for tooling

Feb. 6, 2012

 

Start the production for N52 Magnet

Feb. 7, 2012

 

Start the material preparation for Metal plate

Feb. 7, 2012

 

Finish the final tooling modification

Feb. 26, 2012

 

Start the production for Metal plate

Feb. 26, 2012

 

Make tooling sample to confirm quality

Feb. 27-28, 2012

 

Start the Injection process

Feb. 29, 2012

 

Start the assembly for vessel

Mar. 5 , 2012

 

20,000pcs N52 Magnet ready date

Mar. 8, 2012

 

Metal Plate ready date

Mar. 18, 2012

 

Production ready for ship

Mar. 27, 2012

 

We are going to visit the factory early next month to inspect production and hopefully make a video. We want to thank you all again for the support you offered that made this all possible. Urbio is one step closer every day!

Urbio Team

Comments

    1. Creator Katie Cunningham on February 23, 2012

      Urbio is by far not the longest lead time I've had, and I can tell you one thing: the longer lead times have given me greater products.

      I got a few things a few weeks after funding was done, but they were usually slapdash at best. My Dungeon Dice, which took almost a year, however, were awesome. Same with my Trebuchette.

    2. Creator Cole on February 23, 2012

      @Brian I bet a lot of people are frustrated but having backed a lot I can say this is not (yet) the longest lead time I've had for a project. If you think about it, it really isn't that unrealistic. It takes money to get manufacturers to work with you, so all of the manufacturing had to wait until after the money was received. How long did you think it would take...just cause you can go to the store and buy stuff whenever you want does not mean that products are made just am immediately. Urbio has been transparent with the timeline and I have zero complaints.
      #firstworldproblems
      #firstworldwhiners

    3. Creator Brian Connelly on February 22, 2012

      Out of your actual 818 contributers how many do you think are happy with how you have completed or represented your project thus far and how many would like to retract their support...dare you to do a real poll...

    4. Creator Urbio on February 21, 2012

      Amy,
      Please message us your new address and we will make sure it gets to you. Thanks.

    5. Creator Amy Lane on February 21, 2012

      Um, guys - I will have moved out of the country by the time this is shipping - while I love this project, the timeline is ridiculous. Honestly, if I could get my money back - I would,