Funded! This project was successfully funded on October 24, 2012.

Update #39

Update 1-29-13

It is really bad timing, as all metal fabricating companies local and overseas are busy because of China's holiday in February. They take a whole month off.
I have found a company to make the parts for us. They are going to begin their break on Feb6th. They are going to do partial of the order and have it ship by air to me before that. By the time I finish shipping the sets for those. The remaining parts needed should be here. Hope to have the parts by next week. Once I get the parts, I will assemble and make a video of the new Eventorbot and start shipments (you will not be disappointed with the new version).
If all goes as plan, shipments might start next week.

Comments

    1. Fb_profile_picture.small

      Creator Cordell Gary on January 31, 2013

      It seems like everytime I start to get antsy, we get a reassuring update on the status. Keep up the good work and we will try not to kill you with our anticipation.

    2. Missing_small

      Creator pomian on January 30, 2013

      Duy;
      Great work so far;
      Don't stress the delays.
      By this point we are happy you are still doing it right,
      and truly appreciate your efforts.
      Don't worry about the delays, I guarantee you that 99%
      of us ar behind you,
      and prefer a good solid product a bit late.
      than the opposite,
      Cheers;
      Tad.

    3. Omu'.small

      Creator Sorin Jarcau on January 30, 2013

      @ Quarta
      As I'm from also from Europe, can you advise me, what should or it would be better not to have on the outside of the box. I know that the invoice should not.
      @ Duy
      What about the upgrades - 3rd rod ?

    4. Missing_small

      Creator Eric Moy on January 29, 2013

      Thanks for the update Duy. Again, great work, can't wait to get my eventorbot!

    5. Missing_small

      Creator Bob Katayama on January 29, 2013

      Great News.

      Can you give us an idea of what will be shipped first?
      The completely assembled printer or the complete kits.
      Just like to get a sense of when my order will be fullfilled so that I can get everything else I need organized to start printing once I receive my printer.

      Also, I believe you mentioned that a sample piece of filamant would be included.
      What material would that be made of?

      Thanks

      Bob

    6. Tek.small

      Creator Tek on January 29, 2013

      Excellent news Duy!

    7. Missing_small

      Creator Quarta on January 29, 2013

      Hi Duy,
      thanks for the update. Delay is not an issue (even if we all want to start playing :-) ).
      Having a full metal machine, is really a big improvement. I hope you are still within budget.

      by the way take your time to pack, especially for oversea backers (a missing part could be nightmare...).
      please let us know before shipping, depending on countries we will need different information sticked to the outside of the box (like content, cost,....).

      Thanks again!!!

    8. Missing_small

      Creator Roro on January 29, 2013

      Where are latest plans available, technical drawing, BOM list etc? Latest with fresh updates. I'm slowly preparing to collect all needed and not included parts, before or soon after I receive a packet from Guy.

      Where others have sourced parts, motors etc. Stores in Europe.
      Guy will you offer some help with: "All other parts needed for the build should be easy to find."

      Thanks. Great Project.

    9. Missing_small

      Creator John Vrbanac on January 29, 2013

      Thanks for the update Duy! I'm starting to get excited! I'm looking forward to assembling my Eventorbot!
      I guess it's about time for me to start buying filament :D .

    10. Makealot.small

      Creator Mark Durbin on January 29, 2013

      Thanks for the update Duy!

      You are running one of the most informative Kickstarter projects. Even though there have been hiccups along the way, you have managed to keep your backers informed and behind you. Others should look here for pointers on how to run a good campaign.

      Cheers,
      Mark.

    11. Fb_profile_picture.small

      Creator d'Armond on January 29, 2013

      Sounds good Duy, thanks for the update. I'm very appreciative of all the hard work you've been putting in, and can't imagine the details and difficulties you've had to face. Sounds like you're nearing the end of this phase, which must feel good. :)

    12. Missing_small

      Creator Kyle Kronyak on January 29, 2013

      Great news Duy! It's been a long time coming but I hope the new all-metal design will make the machine that much better!

      I am curious -- does the new metal extruder stepper bracket have dual extruder support or will we have to print or otherwise acqure a new bracket? I was doing some basic functionality testing with the SLUM board and my Netduino a few weeks ago and it seemed to work as expected so I will look forward to testing and validating the dual extrusion idea once I get the machine running solidly with a single extruder!

    13. Tardis_icon_3.small

      Creator Joseph Bozarth on January 29, 2013

      It is good to hear something. Hopefully all does go to plan. I am really itching to start printing. Did you find a good price on the metal parts then that allowed you to stay in budget?

    14. Fb_profile_picture.small

      Creator Frans Geeraert on January 29, 2013

      Don't worry Duy, we have time. Thanks for the update.

    15. Missing_small

      Creator Jason Yap Chua on January 29, 2013

      Sounds good. Thanks for the update.

297
Backers
$137,508
pledged of $25,000 goal
0
seconds to go
  • Pledge $1 or more
    You selected

    47 backers

    Sincere gratitude and your name displayed on Eventorbots website "Supporters" page.

    Estimated delivery:
  • Pledge $33 or more
    You selected

    0 backers

    USA, $25 + $8/shipping. Urethane plastic molded bed (1 solid piece of part P-020 and P-021).

    Estimated delivery:
  • Pledge $45 or more
    You selected

    0 backers

    International, $25 + $20/shipping. Urethane plastic molded bed (1 solid piece of part P-020 and P-021).

    Estimated delivery:
  • Pledge $46 or more
    You selected

    0 backers

    USA, $40 + $6/shipping. Geared stepper motor with MK7 drive gear and heat sink.

    Estimated delivery:
  • Pledge $61 or more
    You selected

    1 backer

    USA, $55 + $6/shipping. Hothead assembly (includes hotend, resistor, thermistor, teflon tube for wires, and peek tube).

    Estimated delivery:
  • Pledge $73 or more
    You selected

    1 backer

    International, $55 + $18/shipping. Hothead assembly (includes hotend, resistor, thermistor, teflon tube for wires, and peek tube).

    Estimated delivery:
  • Pledge $85 or more
    You selected

    1 backer

    USA, $60 + $25/shipping. Cut and welded metal frame and hot head bracket.

    Estimated delivery:
  • Pledge $112 or more
    You selected

    2 backers

    USA, $100 + $12/shipping. Full set of plastic parts molded from urethane plastic.

    Estimated delivery:
  • Pledge $148 or more
    You selected

    1 backer

    International, $100 + $48/shipping. Full set of plastic parts molded from urethane plastic.

    Estimated delivery:
  • Pledge $162 or more
    You selected

    5 backers

    USA, $150 + $12/shipping. Full set of plastic parts molded from urethane plastic. + Hothead assembly (includes hotend, resistor, thermistor, teflon tube for wires, and peek tube).

    Estimated delivery:
  • Pledge $180 or more
    You selected

    0 backers

    USA, $150 + $30/shipping. Full set of plastic parts molded from urethane plastic. Cut and welded metal frame and hot head bracket.

    Estimated delivery:
  • Pledge $198 or more
    You selected

    6 backers

    International, $150 + $48/shipping. Full set of plastic parts molded from urethane plastic. + Hothead assembly (includes hotend, resistor, thermistor, teflon tube for wires, and peek tube).

    Estimated delivery:
  • Pledge $230 or more
    You selected

    14 backers

    USA, $200 + $30/shipping. Full set of plastic parts molded from urethane plastic. Cut and welded metal frame and hot head bracket. Hothead assembly All other parts needed for the build should be easy to find.

    Estimated delivery:
  • Pledge $235 or more
    You selected

    1 backer

    International, $150 + $85/shipping. Full set of plastic parts molded from urethane plastic. Cut and welded metal frame and hot head bracket.

    Estimated delivery:
  • Pledge $285 or more
    You selected

    8 backers

    International, $200 + $85/shipping. Full set of plastic parts molded from urethane plastic. Cut and welded metal frame and hot head bracket. Hothead assembly All other parts needed for the build should be easy to find.

    Estimated delivery:
  • Pledge $490 or more
    You selected

    3 backers

    USA, $470 + $20/shipping. No metal frame. Complete set without metal frame.

    Estimated delivery:
  • Pledge $520 or more
    You selected

    2 backers

    International, $470 + $50/shipping. No metal frame. Complete set without metal frame.

    Estimated delivery:
  • Pledge $530 or more
    You selected

    2 backers

    USA, $500 + $30/shipping. Complete set. All parts and everything you will need for the build (Includes square steel tube, not cut and welded).

    Estimated delivery:
  • Pledge $550 or more
    You selected

    2 backers All gone!

    Complete set. All parts and everything you will need for the build (cut and welded metal frame and hot head bracket).

    Estimated delivery:
  • Pledge $580 or more
    You selected

    120 backers

    USA, $550 + $30/shipping. Complete set. All parts and everything you will need for the build (cut and welded metal frame and hot head bracket).

    Estimated delivery:
  • Pledge $635 or more
    You selected

    68 backers

    International, $550 + $85/shipping. Complete set. All parts and everything you will need for the build (cut and welded metal frame and hot head bracket).

    Estimated delivery:
  • Pledge $885 or more
    You selected

    8 backers

    USA, $850 + $35/shipping. Fully assembled and painted.

    Estimated delivery:
Funding period

- (42 days)