All Pre-Orders Shipped!!!
I'm happy (and somewhat relieved) to report that, as of yesterday, the last of the pre-orders has shipped. International pre-orders were shipped between May 19th and May 27th,... Read more
It was brought to my attention today that a KeyCase did not arrive with the key ring. I spaced out including the key ring because I overlooked this minor, but... Read more
Request for Feedback!
I'm delighted to report that all domestic Kickstarter-backer orders have been shipped out, as of this morning. Starting next week, I'll commence international backer fulfillment, and continue to... Read more
1st Production Shipment From California!
I have the happy news that the first sixty KeyClips shipped out to Kickstarter backers this morning!Charlotte and I devoted the entire weekend to final assembly of... Read more
1st Production Shipment From China
After five sample shipments and four delays due to quality issues, our long-awaited first production-run shipment was delivered today from Shenzhen:
I assembled several products of each pledge... Read more
Production Update #7
Most of the first production run will ship by air freight from Shenzhen this week! The parts should arrive in California next week. I plan to commence assembly... Read more
Production Update #6
More good news from China:
The spring clip samples arrived as promised and look great. The standoffs are sanded at the installation side and are within .002" of... Read more
Production Update #5
Good news from China:
- Certified and tested half-hard 301 stainless steel sheet metal is at our factory in Shenzhen. My factory rep was able to pull some strings... Read more
Production Update #4
Last night I received news from Shenzhen that their KeyClip material order of 301 stainless spring steel was fully hardened, rather than the half-hard steel specified in the... Read more
Production Update #3
Hi Kickstarter Backers,
Last Wednesday (2/26) I received the latest samples from Shenzhen. The samples included:
- The brushed aluminum Cover
- The KeyClip stainless steel spring-clip
- The KeyCase stainless steel backing... Read more
Dear Backers, The reason for long interval from the last Update is because first production samples from China took much longer to get than I anticipated. The road to manufacturing... Read more
All but a few backers have responded to the KeyClip/KeyCase backer survey, so the manufacturer now has a detailed purchase order for our first production run. The stamping and forming... Read more
Backer Surveys, Production Update, and KeyClip Availability
Hopefully by now, all KeyClip and KeyCase backers have received Backer Surveys. I’m waiting until I receive inventory before sending out the CardClipsurvey, so that if any of you... Read more
Week 1: 40% of Funding
We are just into our 2nd week on this project and we're at a bit more than 40% of our funding goal.
Thank you, KeyClip backers, for getting... Read more