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The mPrinter is a small thermal printer that prints dynamic snippets of information we call mPrints.
The mPrinter is a small thermal printer that prints dynamic snippets of information we call mPrints.
706 backers pledged $88,018 to help bring this project to life.

Final project update

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After a long road and lots of hurdles, I regret to inform everyone that we will be unable to complete fulfillment of the mPrinter project. After both your generous support and a large financial investment of my own, it's simply no longer possible to complete shipments to backers.

I truly appreciate everyones support over the last few years.

Tim Lomas, Brendon Kozlowski, and 2 more people like this update.

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    1. Daniel Amos on

      Dear project creator, I would like to invoke my legal rights under Kickstarter's Terms of Use: https://www.kickstarter.com/terms-of-use/oct2012
      "Project Creators are required to fulfill all rewards of their successful fundraising campaigns or refund any Backer whose reward they do not or cannot fulfill."
      Please provide a refund for my pledge amount.

      Give me back my money you fat cunt.

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      Kevin
      Superbacker
      on

      Per the terms that existed prior to October 19, 2012 (https://www.kickstarter.com/terms-of-use/oct2012), I am requesting a refund due to the Project Creator being unable or unwilling to fulfil the reward:
      "Project Creators are required to fulfill all rewards of their successful fundraising campaigns or refund any Backer whose reward they do not or cannot fulfill [sic]."

    3. Martin Vraspir on

      Per the terms that existed prior to October 19, 2012 (https://www.kickstarter.com/terms-of-use/oct2012), I am requesting a refund due to the Project Creator being unable or unwilling to fulfil the reward:
      "Project Creators are required to fulfill all rewards of their successful fundraising campaigns or refund any Backer whose reward they do not or cannot fulfill [sic]."

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      Will Chappell on

      Per the terms that existed prior to October 19, 2012 (https://www.kickstarter.com/terms-of-use/oct2012), I am requesting a refund due to the Project Creator being unable or unwilling to fulfil the reward:
      "Project Creators are required to fulfill all rewards of their successful fundraising campaigns or refund any Backer whose reward they do not or cannot fulfill [sic]."

    5. Jeremy Chien on

      Per the terms that existed prior to October 19, 2012 (https://www.kickstarter.com/terms-of-use/oct2012), I am requesting a refund due to the Project Creator being unable or unwilling to fulfil the reward:
      "Project Creators are required to fulfill all rewards of their successful fundraising campaigns or refund any Backer whose reward they do not or cannot fulfill [sic]."

    6. Stefano Sierra on

      Per the terms that existed prior to October 19, 2012 (https://www.kickstarter.com/terms-of-use/oct2012), I am requesting a refund due to the Project Creator being unable or unwilling to fulfil the reward:
      "Project Creators are required to fulfill all rewards of their successful fundraising campaigns or refund any Backer whose reward they do not or cannot fulfill [sic]."

    7. David Hancock on

      Per the terms that existed prior to October 19, 2012 (https://www.kickstarter.com/terms-of-use/oct2012), I am requesting a refund due to the Project Creator being unable or unwilling to fulfil the reward:
      "Project Creators are required to fulfill all rewards of their successful fundraising campaigns or refund any Backer whose reward they do not or cannot fulfill [sic]."

    8. Daniel Amos on

      Per the terms that existed prior to October 19, 2012 (https://www.kickstarter.com/terms-of-use/oct2012), I am requesting a refund due to the Project Creator being unable or unwilling to fulfil the reward:
      "Project Creators are required to fulfill all rewards of their successful fundraising campaigns or refund any Backer whose reward they do not or cannot fulfill [sic]."

    9. Arnaud Strasser on

      Per the terms that existed prior to October 19, 2012 (https://www.kickstarter.com/terms-of-use/oct2012), I am requesting a refund due to the Project Creator being unable or unwilling to fulfil the reward:
      "Project Creators are required to fulfill all rewards of their successful fundraising campaigns or refund any Backer whose reward they do not or cannot fulfill [sic]."

    10. Jaime Whitaker on

      Per the terms that existed prior to October 19, 2012 (https://www.kickstarter.com/terms-of-use/oct2012), I am requesting a refund due to the Project Creator being unable or unwilling to fulfil the reward:
      "Project Creators are required to fulfill all rewards of their successful fundraising campaigns or refund any Backer whose reward they do not or cannot fulfill [sic]."

    11. Felipe Bachian on

      Per the terms that existed prior to October 19, 2012 (https://www.kickstarter.com/terms-of-use/oct2012), I am requesting a refund due to the Project Creator being unable or unwilling to fulfil the reward:
      "Project Creators are required to fulfill all rewards of their successful fundraising campaigns or refund any Backer whose reward they do not or cannot fulfill [sic]."

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      Alban on

      Per the terms that existed prior to October 19, 2012 (https://www.kickstarter.com/terms-of-use/oct2012), I am requesting a refund due to the Project Creator being unable or unwilling to fulfil the reward:
      "Project Creators are required to fulfill all rewards of their successful fundraising campaigns or refund any Backer whose reward they do not or cannot fulfill [sic]."

    13. Rom on

      Per the terms that existed prior to October 19, 2012 (https://www.kickstarter.com/terms-of-use/oct2012), I am requesting a refund due to the Project Creator being unable or unwilling to fulfil the reward:
      "Project Creators are required to fulfill all rewards of their successful fundraising campaigns or refund any Backer whose reward they do not or cannot fulfill [sic]."

    14. Robert Hacker on

      Per the terms that existed prior to October 19, 2012 (https://www.kickstarter.com/terms-of-use/oct2012), I am requesting a refund due to the Project Creator being unable or unwilling to fulfil the reward:
      "Project Creators are required to fulfill all rewards of their successful fundraising campaigns or refund any Backer whose reward they do not or cannot fulfill [sic]."

    15. Jocelyn Perreault on

      Per the terms that existed prior to October 19, 2012 (https://www.kickstarter.com/terms-of-use/oct2012), I am requesting a refund due to the Project Creator being unable or unwilling to fulfil the reward:
      "Project Creators are required to fulfill all rewards of their successful fundraising campaigns or refund any Backer whose reward they do not or cannot fulfill [sic]."

    16. Benjamin Schlageter on

      Per the terms that existed prior to October 19, 2012 (https://www.kickstarter.com/terms-of-use/oct2012), I am requesting a refund due to the Project Creator being unable or unwilling to fulfil the reward:
      "Project Creators are required to fulfill all rewards of their successful fundraising campaigns or refund any Backer whose reward they do not or cannot fulfill [sic]."

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      Luke Salter on

      Per the terms that existed prior to October 19, 2012 (https://www.kickstarter.com/terms-of-use/oct2012), I am requesting a refund due to the Project Creator being unable or unwilling to fulfil the reward:
      "Project Creators are required to fulfill all rewards of their successful fundraising campaigns or refund any Backer whose reward they do not or cannot fulfill [sic]."

    18. Robert Hacker on

      Let's get the refunds moving. You know the drill. You don't, I'm sure legal action is in your future.

    19. Jelmer Voogel on

      As stated in the terms that existed prior to October 19, 2012 (https://www.kickstarter.com/terms-of-use/oct2012), I am requesting a refund due to the project being unable or unwilling to fulfill the reward.

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      Jay Dessi on

      Repeating it here: Almost 3 months and no response, so assuming that the battery refund offer wasn't genuine. Ventures fail all the time; but I think what will be judged in the long run here won't be the failure itself but the (mis)management of it.

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      Michael Ziegler on

      As stated in the terms that existed prior to October 19, 2012 (https://www.kickstarter.com/terms-of-use/oct2012), I am requesting a refund due to the project being unable or unwilling to fulfill the reward.

    22. Steven Glogger on

      As stated in the terms that existed prior to October 19, 2012 (https://www.kickstarter.com/terms-of-use/oct2012), I am requesting a refund due to the project being unable or unwilling to fulfill the reward.

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      Youngsuk Kim on

      As stated in the terms that existed prior to October 19, 2012 (https://www.kickstarter.com/terms-of-use/oct2012), I am requesting a refund due to the project being unable or unwilling to fulfill the reward.

    24. RomanLion
      Superbacker
      on

      Per the terms that existed prior to October 19, 2012 (https://www.kickstarter.com/terms-of-use/oct2012), I am requesting a refund due to the Project Creator being unable or unwilling to fulfil the reward:
      "Project Creators are required to fulfill all rewards of their successful fundraising campaigns or refund any Backer whose reward they do not or cannot fulfill [sic]."

    25. skypax on

      As stated in the terms that existed prior to October 19, 2012 (https://www.kickstarter.com/terms-of-use/oct2012), I am requesting a refund due to the project being unable or unwilling to fulfill the reward.

    26. Gus Fune on

      As stated in the terms that existed prior to October 19, 2012 (https://www.kickstarter.com/terms-of-use/oct2012), I am requesting a refund due to the project being unable or unwilling to fulfill the reward.

    27. Chris Miller on

      As stated in the terms that existed prior to October 19, 2012 (https://www.kickstarter.com/terms-of-use/oct2012), I am requesting a refund due to the project being unable or unwilling to fulfill the reward.

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      Beijer on

      As stated in the terms that existed prior to October 19, 2012 (https://www.kickstarter.com/terms-of-use/oct2012), I am requesting a refund due to the project being unable or unwilling to fulfill the reward.

    29. Daniel Amos on

      As stated in the terms that existed prior to October 19, 2012 (https://www.kickstarter.com/terms-of-use/oct2012), I am requesting a refund due to the project being unable or unwilling to fulfill the reward.

    30. Seth Yoshioka-Maxwell on

      As stated in the terms that existed prior to October 19, 2012 (https://www.kickstarter.com/terms-of-use/oct2012), I am requesting a refund due to the project being unable or unwilling to fulfill the reward.

    31. Adam Birch on

      As stated in the terms that existed prior to October 19, 2012 (https://www.kickstarter.com/terms-of-use/oct2012), I am requesting a refund due to the project being unable or unwilling to fulfill the reward.

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      Nimish Shah
      Superbacker
      on

      As stated in the terms that existed prior to October 19, 2012 (https://www.kickstarter.com/terms-of-use/oct2012), I am requesting a refund due to the project being unable or unwilling to fulfill the reward.

    33. Luca Meier on

      As stated in the terms that existed prior to October 19, 2012 (https://www.kickstarter.com/terms-of-use/oct2012), I am requesting a refund due to the project being unable or unwilling to fulfill the reward.

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      David Cohen on

      Any lawyers here willing to step up?

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      Oliver Schmidt on

      @ Micheal I informed Kickstarter (many pepople already did that). But I guess noone will care.

    36. Jared H. on

      As stated in the terms that existed prior to October 19, 2012 (https://www.kickstarter.com/terms-of-use/oct2012), I am requesting a refund due to the project being unable or unwilling to fulfill the reward.

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      Michael on

      is there anybody at kickstarter who is looking after teh "non fullfillment" problem?
      what is kickstarter doing?

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      Michael on

      As stated in the terms that existed prior to October 19, 2012 (https://www.kickstarter.com/terms-of-use/oct2012), I am requesting a refund due to the project being unable or unwilling to fulfill the reward.

    39. Chris Baclayon on

      As stated in the terms that existed prior to October 19, 2012 (https://www.kickstarter.com/terms-of-use/oct2012), I am requesting a refund due to the project being unable or unwilling to fulfill the reward.

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      Brian Redbeard on

      Per the terms that existed prior to October 19, 2012 (https://www.kickstarter.com/terms-of-use/oct2012), I am requesting a refund due to the Project Creator being unable or unwilling to fulfil the reward:

      "Project Creators are required to fulfill all rewards of their successful fundraising campaigns or refund any Backer whose reward they do not or cannot fulfill [sic]."

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      Gee on

      I request my refund on this project in accordance with the Kickstarter Agreement. I have previously requested a refund before the final update.

    42. John Stryker on

      I would like my refund per the Kickstarter terms. I also paid for a battery pack via your website.

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      Jamie Welch on

      I request my refund on this project in accordance with the Kickstarter Agreement.

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      Christopher on

      Per the terms that existed prior to October 19, 2012 (https://www.kickstarter.com/terms-of-use/oct2012), I am requesting a refund due to the Project Creator being unable or unwilling to fulfill the reward.

      OR

      I would like a refund per Kickstarters Agreement terms.

    45. Daniel S. Fowler on

      Sorry to hear this Andrew. Some say you learn more from failure than success. You're now wiser for you future endeavours. Best wishes.

    46. Daniel Amos on

      I just sent that to some blogs and media outlets and will continue to until we get our refunds. I suggest everyone do the same.

    47. Daniel Amos on

      Between Aug 14 2012 - Sep 13 2012 (30 days) Andy Muldowney scammed 706 people out of $88,018 with most backers paying $125 for a printer that never arrived. He has lied to his backers via updates to try to appear as if he had production issues or "hurdles" as he put it, and recently he posted a 'final update' telling backers that

      "After a long road and lots of hurdles, I regret to inform everyone that we will be unable to complete fulfillment of the mPrinter project. After both your generous support and a large financial investment of my own, it's simply no longer possible to complete shipments to backers."

      Kickstarter's terms state that

      "Project Creators are required to fulfill all rewards of their successful fundraising campaigns or refund any Backer whose reward they do not or cannot fulfill."

      There is a lot of discussion on the kickstarter page that you will find interesting. Please give this coverage, Andy Muldowney scammed people out of $88,018 and should not get away with it.

      https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1953425088/mprinter-an-analog-printer-for-a-digital-world/description

    48. Daniel Amos on

      "Project Creators are required to fulfill all rewards of their successful fundraising campaigns or refund any Backer whose reward they do not or cannot fulfill."

      I want my refund. You are obligated to refund every person that you didn't fulfill. You are such a pussy Andy, you really should just man up and deal with this problem before it gets out of control. People here have been posting your wife's facebook page, companies you work for and times and dates of events you will be attending for fuck's sake. Are you that stupid that you don't understand that there are people that will never forget this and who will never let you forget it either? Give us our money back.

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      Oliver Schmidt on

      I would like a refund per Kickstarters Agreement terms. Untill September 17th 2015

    50. Frank Walsh on

      I would like my refund per the Kickstarter terms. I also paid for a battery pack via your website.