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A sturdy, customizable 3D printer that is easy to use and affordable for all. 3D print almost any object. There are no limits!
A sturdy, customizable 3D printer that is easy to use and affordable for all. 3D print almost any object. There are no limits!
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    1. Ross Webb-Wagg on November 11, 2016

      Typo it should have been @Brett

    2. Ross Webb-Wagg on November 11, 2016

      We have been told that only 4% never got a refund or printer which is around 78 people. Unfortunately I am one of them. I believe the figure is probable much high than this.

      I'm surprised it has taken this long for them to file for bankruptcy, I have been trying to get a refund ever since they changed the postage price to Australia over 2 years ago.

      @Ben did you get your printer? Or are you like the rest of the 78+ people who gave their hard earned money for vapourware?
      Yes Kickstarter is a service, but an international service and some countries have laws that "protect" the person paying for such service. All Kickstarter is stating if you have a problem take it up with the creator, as it is their responsibility.

    3. Tim Taylor on November 10, 2016

      Well said, Brett M.

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      Madmolar on November 10, 2016

      Shame on you Lundwall.

    5. Jonathan Jelinek on November 10, 2016

      I feel bad for all of the backers who haven't received a 3d printer. I received my printer around September 2014. After a handful of successful prints the power supply failed. Support was responsive and I mailed back the bad power supply and received a new power supply within a month of sending it in.
      I think Mr. Lundwall had great intentions and was successful at producing the printers for awhile. I'm not sure what happened in the years that followed.
      R.I.P. Rigidbot

    6. Brett M on November 10, 2016

      Why do you people think you are entitled to a printer for your contribution? I am just curious because the nature of crowdfunding is that you are supporting a project with no commitment of any kind that the reward will be realized. this is just crowdsourcing 101 and is well documented in the kickstarter terms of service. Just curious why you think you are entitled to the reward when by contributing you agreed you were not entitled to anything other than contributing. sorry it didn't work out for you, at the same time.

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      Ilya on November 7, 2016

      I think it's a right time to launch a legal suit kickstarter campaign X_x

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      Ilya on November 7, 2016

      Pardon, the number is 11

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      JavierEdo on November 7, 2016

      Did anyone get their money back? I've been trying to email them on either and their address and I never got any replies and all emails bounced back.
      I would like to either get my money back or get the printer but really paying $425 and getting nothing in return is about as bad as it can get.

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      Wolfgang Bastic on November 2, 2016

      Still waiting my money :/

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      Wesley on October 16, 2016

      Yeh still waiting for refund. It's been 3 years now? They have not made any contact with me, despite several attempts at contacting them. Very poor business practice. I hope someone from the USA with more connections can make these guys get what they deserve for running such an amateurish, poor excuse of a company then bailing with all our money....

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      Thomas Dick on October 14, 2016

      Does anyone really have the hope to see money or the printer? What is going on here is clearly a fraud. More money to be asked for is in this case an extortion, because a refund does not work. Pay more or get nothing. Meanwhile, probably pay more and get nothing. This campaign was for me a lesson. Bad for my opinion about kickstarter.

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      Madmolar on October 3, 2016

      OK guys, it looks like the Department of Justice is already looking into another Kickstarter with failed promises to refund or deliver: I would suggest that we start filing complaints with. The web address for Utah DoJ is: Lastly, don't forget that Michael has tried to hide behind a new company name: Additive Inc This will cost them more in legal fees than they owe us, maybe they will react rather than ignoring and hiding.

    14. Yakov Khovalkin on September 26, 2016

      Where is my money?

    15. Ross Webb-Wagg on September 26, 2016

      Still waiting on refund :(
      Number 6 of many.......

    16. Karel Vitek on September 14, 2016

      5th. They are looking like dead

    17. Sergey Karasyov on September 6, 2016

      4th. Seems many peoples from Russia expect to get refund and get nothing like others :-(

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      Michael Kirsten on August 6, 2016

      Lets start counting:

      Who has ordered a rigidbot, called for a refund and is waiting for money ?

      Me: 1

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      Ilya on August 5, 2016

      But I ain't done much healing

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      Ilya on August 4, 2016

      They say that time's supposed to heal ya

    21. Denny The Backer on August 4, 2016

      i have got my printer, 2 of RB Big ( and i am ordering 1 RB big and 1 RB small) talking about bad logistic and end up good for me... well the board dead anyway. hope you all got luck... oh And by the way i am lucky i just donate for the shipping cost last time, but they send me with fedex :)

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      Ilya on August 3, 2016

      To go over everything

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      Ilya on August 2, 2016

      You'd like to meet,

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      Ilya on August 1, 2016

      I was wondering if after all these years

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      Ilya on July 31, 2016

      Hello, it's me

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      Ilya on July 30, 2016

      At least now we all know that FedEx cannot into international.

    27. Ross Webb-Wagg on July 8, 2016

      Waiting for refund, too

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      Nikalay Gromihaylo on June 8, 2016

      Waiting for refund, too

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      Andrew on May 28, 2016

      I wait money back too( he can`t shipp. to Russia). email ignored. Anyone can face2face talk about it with Michael Lundwall?

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      Madmolar on May 24, 2016

      Here's where our printers probably went:,-95.677068,4z/data=!4m3!8m2!3m1!1e1
      A local school, "For a third of the price"...

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      Madmolar on May 24, 2016

      They are hiding. Expect them to apply for Chapter 7 bankruptcy soon. Michael is kidding himself if he thinks he has broken the link back to Invent-a-part. That may be the only way we are going to see any money back.

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      Anne Yang on May 12, 2016

      Since I wasn't getting my refund, I emailed them to ask about shipping it to my friend in the US instead... and still no response. Any idea how actually reach Michael? I also message him directly on the kickstarter platform but again, nada.

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      Madmolar on May 3, 2016

      Time to start looking at legal avenues I think. They owe us money and they have assets they can sell to pay us. No excuses any more.

    34. Michael Banks on April 30, 2016

      Still waiting for my refund... Applied for refund over a year ago

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      Anne Yang on April 14, 2016

      Also waiting for a refund. My emails have been routinely ignored. I hope that they keep their promise.

    36. Joris Daedalus on April 10, 2016

      How do I get a refund?

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      Vladimir on April 3, 2016

      Just should have backed Oculus)

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      Vladimir on April 3, 2016

      Let's see what's Andrew says month ago, about starting RB2 sales:
      "Great news everyone! We have an amazing deal if you are interested in a RigidBot 2 Kit!
      We are running a Beta Program of 50 machines for feedback about assembly. This machine is much easier to assemble. In fact, we think it's the best kit on the market.
      And for those that want to say "don't sell anything new till you refund or ship everything": we are still working on refunds and committed to refunding everyone who backed us on kickstarter and couldn't get their machine (about 2% at this point).
      So we're moving forward and I thought some of you would be able to provide some good feedback if you're interested."

      It's from Rigidbot G+
      So, he's saying that they're not forgetting about us, there 40 of us, and we have to wait. OK, that exactly what I'm going to do. Because I'm tried to contact them, different approaches, no response.

    39. amigacooke on March 12, 2016

      Also still waiting for a refund.

    40. Jeff Shaffer on March 4, 2016

      Waiting on a refund...what's the status? Are they ever going to happen? SHould we write that cash off or what?

    41. Ross Webb-Wagg on February 23, 2016

      I have also requested a refund and can no longer log into the inventapart site. I did get a email stating the refund will go ahead once it has been sold and they are now selling Rigidbot 2. I am waiting on a reply from my email asking why I can not log into the Rigidbot website.

    42. Lyutayev Alexandr on February 23, 2016

      Also wait my refund. It was because shipping is 400$ to KZ the same as printer.
      It is too much for me. They promised to sell it on the market and then refund. Actually not good experience at all :( Hope my grandson can get it back ;)

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