New Pen Project Launched - Now With Titanium Option
I wanted to send you one last project update from the Adjust-O-Weight pen page, regarding my latest pen project, the CB + P (CounterBalance + Pen).Thank you... Read more
New Balancing Pen Project Launching!
The positive feedback for the Adjust-O-Weight Pen has been amazing and great to hear!
I'll be launching a new pen project, the CB + P (CounterBalance + Pen) that features a method to... Read more
Quick Assembly Tip...
Thank you everyone, for the positive pen feedback! Glad to see the pen assembly is fairly straight forward, even with the somewhat complicated design.
Just a quick assembly... Read more
Design Improvements, Web Site & Wrapping up….
The Adjust-O-Weight Pen is hitting mailboxes! If you haven't received your pen yet, keep an eye out for it!
I've created a web page that includes an instruction... Read more
Shipping and More Shipping...
More shipping today, more shipping tomorrow! BTW, the day after Thanksgiving is not the best time to be in line at the post office :)
I've received several... Read more
Wanted to share a picture, from a few of days ago, of the assembly/fulfillment process.
Laying things out in a pattern, really helps in making sure they're... Read more
Assembling The Orders For Shipping...
Quick update to let everyone know the orders are being assemebled for shipping. Most of the ink cartridges are in, still waiting on the Black 0.5mm inks. I'm expecting... Read more
Anodizing Completed & Shipping Schedule...
Barrel anodizing was completed and picked up on Friday (11/15). They look great!
Interestingly, the polished finished was chosen as much as all the anodized colors combined.
The... Read more
Barrel Finishing & Lot's of Parts...
Barrel Finishing: You know we're getting close when we get to the barrel finishing phase! Off to the anodizers!
Below are a few pics of some pre-finishing work... Read more
Survey Due Date...
The surveys have been sent! To keep the project moving along, please make sure your survey is completed by this Sunday, 11/3. The pen barrels need... Read more
Surveys Have Started To Go Out!
The surveys have started to go out by reward tier level. Keep an eye out for it!
Anodized Samples Are Here!
Here are the pen barrel finish options. Please reference the below pictures when selecting your choice of barrel finish on the upcoming survey.
The available barrel finish options... Read more
Where's the Survey and an Anodized Sneak Peek...
I do have more picture updates in the works but I wanted to give you an update now about the status of sending out the survey and a... Read more
Quick update. Wanted to share a couple of production pictures.
These pictures show knurled pen barrels and the the lathe operation that does the knurling.
Production of the 'Adjust-O-Weight Custom Balance Retractable Tip Pen' is underway!
A few updates:
- The anodizing samples are still in process. The anodizer will be including my parts... Read more
Pen Barrel Anodizing Samples...
Four pen barrels are at 'Minnesota Metal Finishing' to get some some accurate anodized samples for the survey.
The samples you see when the survey goes out, will... Read more
Tips and Options...
Just waiting for the "dust" to settle before I send out the survey capturing everyones options. Backers had until yesterday to "fix" their payment. I'll also be sorting... Read more
Funding Update - Fixing a Failed Payment
Backer funding continues to come in via Amazon. There are a few 'Failed Payments', showing up which means that for whatever reason, a backer credit card... Read more
Adjust-O-Weight Pen Funded!!
The 'Adjust-O-Weight Custom Balance Retractable Tip Pen' is funded!
Thank you to everybody who backed this project. Now the fun begins!
I'll be sorting through the backer info, getting final... Read more
99% of the way there!
Pretty incredible. So far today, the project has been bouncing between slightly above the funding goal or slightly below the funding goal.
Currently at 99%! I'm running out of nails... Read more
Ready for Production!
Just a quick update…everything is in place to start production when this project funds!
With about 10 days to go, the funding goal is gonna be close, but being the... Read more
The Adjust-O-Weight pen project is holding steady at 70% funded which is great! There's 17 days to go and while 70% funded is great, those 17 days will... Read more
Additional Ink Refills That Fit The Adjust-O-Weight Pen...
I've tested a few other ink refills to illustrate the versatility of the Adjust-O-Weight Custom Balance Pen.
Refill testing continues and while I can't test for every refill scenario, here... Read more
How To Get The Brass Tip Option and a Unique and Different Way To Get Both Tips…
Here's How To Get The Brass Tip Option and a Unique and Different Way To Get Both Tips…
It was backer feedback (yay!) that led me to machine a brass... Read more
Now Choose Your Anodized Pen Color!!
ALL Backers Now Have The Choice Of Choosing From 4 Anodized Pen Barrel Colors!
Choose from: Blue, Red, Clear and of course, Kickstarter Green!
Or you can opt for no finish... Read more
Brass Tip Option & Pen Weights...
Just finished a brass tip option! The brass tip weighs in at about 18 grams vs. about 5.0 grams for the aluminum pen tip. Pictures below.
The brass tip... Read more
Machining a Brass Tip Option Today...
I'm not sure what the interest level might be but I'm machining a brass pen tip option if there is demand for it.
While a brass pen tip may be... Read more
24 Hours and 1/3 of the Way There!
Wow, what a great start to the Adjust-O-Weight pen project launch! Thank you, to each and every backer! You are the ones making this project possible!
I know every project... Read more