Show Us Your Build Upons Creations
Hi Fans Of Build Upons!
We love seeing what people are building with Build Upons. Please send us photos or videos of your Build Upons creations to jennifer@lunchboxelectronics or use... Read more
All Build Upons Have Shipped
We are very excited to announce that all Build Upons have shipped! We look forward to seeing what everyone creates with their Build Upons.
Thank you so much... Read more
LED Bricks Are In Our Office!
We are excited to announce that the LED Bricks are in our office! We are now starting to ship the rest of the orders. We are very excited. ... Read more
Customs can be painful .....
We are excited that all LED Bricks have been made. The red, purple and green are all made and in route to our office. The frustrating part is... Read more
New Build Upons Update
We wanted to let you know that the blue LED Bricks are in our office. The green and purple LED Bricks are on their way to our office... Read more
LED Bricks Still Being Manufactured
This second batch of LEDs has been very slow to make and get from the manufacturer? They've been pushed back for production a couple times now. We are... Read more
Starter Kits and Aficionado Kits Have Shipped
We wanted to let you know that all the Starter and Aficionado Kits without Add Ons have shipped.
If you had Adds Ons such as individual LEDS in... Read more
Early Bird Reward Level Has Shipped
We wanted to let all of you know that the Early Bird Reward Level has shipped.
We will be getting the LED Bricks shipped to us in waves... Read more
We Have LED Bricks - Ready to Ship!
We are excited to announce the LED Bricks have made it through customs and are in our office. We are starting to ship the Early Birds. Yay!
We... Read more
LED Bricks In Route to Our Office
We wanted to let you know that the LED Bricks are in route to our office but are stuck in customs. We are working with customs and the... Read more
Bridge Bricks In Our Office!
We are excited to announce that we have the Bridge Bricks in our office! See photo below.
We are also happy to report that the LED Bricks are... Read more
Build Upons Update
We wanted to let you all know that Bridge Bricks (photo below) are en route to our office from the manufacturer. We are still on track to ship... Read more
Build Upons LED Brick Update
We have more news. We got a run of our first-offs of the LED Bricks and they look great. There was one small additional tweak (besides the metal... Read more
Build Upons Detailed Update - A Really Big Update.
We were so hoping to get these bricks out by Christmas. It is with a heavy heart that we have to tell you Build Upons are not going to be... Read more
Build Upons Update -- Bridge Brick
Oh boy! Let's talk Bridge Brick. We have run into some problems. The tool for the Bridge Brick wasn't cut correctly and this is causing the Bridge Bricks... Read more
Bridge Bricks -- Solve For Metal Flash
As noted in our last update we are in the process of manufacturing the Build Upons bridge bricks. It's going well however, we have noticed metal flash "extra metal"... Read more
We wanted to let you know that the Bridge Bricks are currently being manufactured. We were able to get time on the machines in order to shoot them.... Read more
Ordering Individual Build Upons
We are very excited that many of our supporters have reached out to us asking how they can buy individual Build Upons. Unfortunately, we aren't taking any more... Read more
Update Your Address Before We Ship
We wanted to give everyone a chance to update their mailing address.
Here is how you can update your mailing address:
1st: Click this link: https://build-upons-worlds-tiniest-light-up-bricks.backerkit.com/
2nd: Enter... Read more
Build Upons Update!
First thank you for the continued support!
We are working diligently to get Build Upons into your hands. At this point we have power bricks ready to ship... Read more
We are pushing the envelope
You may be wondering why it’s taken so long to get your bricks. To make these bricks, we are pushing the edges of two manufacturing processes.
We are insert molding... Read more
Late last week we've received notice from our manufacturers that they noticed our plastic is contaminated. As you can see in the below picture some of the bricks... Read more
We Have Power Bricks. YAY we have POWER!
Exciting news! We have the Power Bricks. Our production run for power bricks is finished!
All the Power Bricks:
Now we are jockeying for position to shoot... Read more
The Good, The Meh, and Build Upons in Action!
Thank you for being an early supporter of Build Upons. We are very appreciative of your continued support. We would never have made it this far if it wasn’t for... Read more
We are busily working with our manufacturers (and for the past two months) jockeying for position to get our parts made. We're so close to having parts in house that we've... Read more
Build Upons Update!
We wanted to give a brief update because we know many of you are eagerly waiting for your Build Upons.
As mentioned in past updates we have been working... Read more
Add 25% More Twinkle To Your Holidays!
Hello Friends of Lunchbox Electronics,
Since the Holidays are among us we wanted to give you a little something to add an extra TWINKLE to your holidays. This season give... Read more
The LED brick works!
Good news everyone! The LED brick works! Here's a picture of the LED in the test jig. Note that this photo shows a brick with test plastic and our production... Read more
Metal Manufacturing Update
We received the guts (metal pieces) of the Build Upons Power Brick and they work! When connected to a battery pack, they transfer power. How exciting it that!? We are... Read more
Manufacturing has begun
We got some awesome pictures and videos from our manufacturer here in Colorado to show the process of our mold being made! Our process utilizes a mold and molten zinc... Read more
Sticker Packs Shipped & Announcing our Contest Winner
Our backers at the $10 level have received their sticker packs! Check out how fun these stickers are. If you want the sticker pack, you can add it... Read more
Pre-order Build Upons - Don't Miss the New Sparkle Kit!
We visited our two manufactures and are in the final throes before the manufacturing machines start. We will be sure to get you some behind the scenes pictures of our... Read more
Yay! We're backed!
Thank you all for funding our project!! We couldn't have done it without you.
We want to make sure you'll be getting your stuff! We will be sending a survey... Read more
Share Build Upons in the name of education, design and engineering!
Share Build Upons in the name of STEAM education, creative design and awesome engineering! The Build Upons campaign ends at 5pm PT today!
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Sneak Peek: Falling Water Instructions
Thank you backers! We are so excited you're getting Build Upons! Here's a sneak peek of the instructions for the Falling Water LEGO set (because you asked)! We will have... Read more
Thank you backers! Let's get to $45,000!
Thank you backers! We couldn't do this without you. We've started the manufacturing process. We have $8k to go to meet our first stretch goal. Share this update so you can... Read more
Help us Reach our Stretch Goals!
Thank you backers! We have met our goal and are on the way to meeting our stretch goals! If we double our money, we can make the bridge bricks and power... Read more
Add-ons are here!
Because we've been asked by so many backers, we decided to "enable" add-ons. You can add on another kit to your existing reward by adding the cost of the add-on... Read more
Stretch Goals, New Reward, and Behind the Scenes!
We hope you share all of the exciting news in today's update!
Stretch goals are here!
We want you to get more brick colors to integrate with your... Read more
Thank you! We are 100% funded!
Thank you backers! We are 100% funded because of you! Puppet got so excited she threw you all a ticker tape parade.
But we're not done yet! We have 9 days to... Read more
Just $3k left to go and Happy Flag Day!
Exciting news! We just hit $27k which means we only have $3k left to go before we're successful. Help us by spreading the word - Tweet or Post on Facebook.... Read more
Almost there... Help us reach our goal!
Thank you all for your continued support! We have raised 76% of our goal - just 24% to go! Remember, we all get our Build Upons if our goal is... Read more
20k achieved!! Check out the potential rainbow of Build Upons LED colors!
Thank you backers! We reached $20,000! Share our link with everyone for the remaining 10k: http://kck.st/1LJEtSf We can do it!!
We're experimenting with what color LEDs will be in the Limited... Read more
Check out one of our favorite Kickstarters: Linkitz.
We are now over 60% backed! Don't forget to share the link with your friends: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1828089281/build-upons-worlds-tiniest-light-up-bricks We were also posted on MSN as a 'best Kickstarter invention'!
In the meantime, check out one... Read more
If you like Build Upons, check out this other fun toy on Kickstarter!
Thanks to all our backers! We are over 50% and on our way to being funded! Don't forget to send your friends the link and tell them to back the... Read more
We Can Do It!!
We're so excited we have reached over 50% in the first 48 hours! Help us spread the word by sharing our Kickstarter on Twitter and Facebook: kck.st/1LJEtSf
Puppet believes in... Read more