Hopefully Our Final Update!
Hello Backers........Look what just arrived in Singapore, today, April 2nd:
Update - Assembly
Just a few photos from Assembly which has begun. As we noted in the last Update, we are still waiting on one piece, the metal chamber, before final assembly can... Read more
Some good news :-) and some bad news :-(
Hello again Backers.........this is a difficult Update to write.
We are eager and committed to complete this Kickstarter Campaign ASAP so that we can move onward with our business and... Read more
Hello Backers.............here is our latest update.
In our last update we stated: "So, tooling should be completed by December 22nd, at which time manufacturing should be underway and... Read more
Why The Power Roaster?
Roasting coffee is a simple, straightforward process. You take green, unroasted, coffee seeds (referred to as “beans”),... Read more
China Testing Trip
We have just completed our final testing during our week-long China trip. We worked at the factory in Ningbo,... Read more
Testing in China
I am in China right now and have been testing our Power Roaster for the past 2 days.
It is working well and consistently in all the different... Read more
Latest Update on The Power Roaster
Again, thank you for your patience and understanding as we work towards completing our campaign by getting the Power Roaster into your hands.
As stated in the last... Read more
Hello Backers................first we would like to say a big THANK YOU!for your patience throughout this process. We know we are behind our shipping estimate, that we originally declared during... Read more
Production Update, Certification, Timeline
Thank you for your patience and support throughout this process! Here is a detailed update on where we currently stand and our timeline going forward.
After inspecting the... Read more
The Power Roaster Latest Production Update
Hello Backers………………here is our latest update on our progress.
We have submitted the materials needed for testing several weeks ago. We have yet to hear the results but believe... Read more
The Power Roaster Production Update
As production progresses we want to share with you what is happening. We continue to make small minor improvements to our Power Roaster while simultaneously working to obtain... Read more
Commercial Power Roaster and latest improvements
We are currently in Singapore at the Chillax Asia F & B show at the Sun Tec Convention Center. We are showing off our new and improved... Read more
June update: Progress and Reminder
Since the last update, we've been working on improving the way the Power Roaster is put together (assembled) in order to ensure ease of replacement of parts.
Meanwhile,... Read more
Have your credit card been deducted with the pledged amount? Have you received the Kickstarter survey for shipping information?
By now, Kickstarter would have deducted the monies you have pledged and for those unsuccessful deductions, they would have attempted to contact you for resolution.
If you have not responded... Read more
The Power Roaster will be at The Istana - the official residence and office of the President of Singapore - on Labour Day.
The Power Roaster will make another Public appearance in Singapore tomorrow - 1st May 2018.
This time at the official residence and office of the President of Singapore - The... Read more
How does a roasting "crack" sound like when using the Power Roaster?
You may have missed it in our full video, but this is what it sounds like on our Power Roaster prototype.
Note: The "Power Roaster"in this video is a functioning... Read more
Collection of Pledges, Shipping, Additional Purchases and LIVE Updates!
Here's a quick summary of ongoing activities:
1. Kickstarter collecting pledges
Now that the campaign is successful, Kickstarter has started to charge your credit cards with the amounts you... Read more
Another look at the prototype in action with new handle.....Look Ma, no hose clamps!
Here is the prototype handle with 2 metal bands to secure the glass to the metal roasting chamber. The metal chamber is our exclusively designed piece to accommodate for... Read more
It's a Wrap!
Thanks to all our backers and supporters! Join us on Kickstarter Live, Tuesday morning at 10 am Singapore time, Monday 10 pm East Coast time in the U.S. We will... Read more
And the Countdown Begins!
Regardless of this campaign’s outcome, we viewed this experience to be a success because it has given us the opportunity to engage with and learn from all of... Read more
Bulk Orders Coming In!!! Now 94% Funded!!
We have been having several requests for distributorships for our Power Roasters and have created a special reward for this purpose..."The Power Roaster Retail Start-up Kit". Order is for 10... Read more
This Week in Singapore - Fresh Roasting @ Changi City Point.
Join us for ongoing demonstrations of our Power Roaster this week in Singapore at another public event. We are serving the fresh roasted coffee with our pour-over version as well as... Read more
Chat with Asher & Ray, creators of the Power Roaster via Kickstarter LIVE.
Kickstarter LIVE Q & A on Sun 8 Apr @ 9pm Singapore time / 9am New York time. All questions regarding Power Roaster welcomed, no questions off limits.
Subscribe with... Read more
Available! Timer-and-Voltage-Control (TVC) Add-On Kit S$85 (Shipping Included).
You can now increase your pledge by S$85 (shipping Included) to include a timer and voltage control (TVC) Add-On kit which will be delivered with your Power Roaster. ... Read more
Coffee Truths: Resting and Campaign Comparisons
Some of you may have come across our Coffee Truths series, https://www.youtube.com/user/CoffeeUniversity such as the coffee must “rest” after roasting (also a philosophy we are opposed to: https://youtu.be/l0Kt66nxQJI ) before... Read more
A Look Behind the Scenes at the Development of the Power Roaster
We wanted to give you a behind-the-scenes look at the Power Roaster and how it has developed both in functionality and design.
Both Asher and Raymond (the creators... Read more
Correction About the Last Update and How to Order !
We made a mistake about how to go about ordering the Power Roaster Coaster (aka Chaff Collector Holder). We cannot offer it as a separate Reward, instead we... Read more
New Reward, The Power Roaster Coaster!
Well, a happy accident occurred on the way to making one of our first accessories for the Power Roaster.
We decided to make a holder for our chaff... Read more
Face-to-face conversations with backers over cups of coffee in Singapore with roasting demo and lots of fun.
We shared an amazing morning yesterday with our backers and a couple of other people who posted the coffee roasting process on instagram.
This is the reason we... Read more
Safety, Reliability and Technical Specifications.
We are very much encouraged by the responses and support after a week of the launch, and we have each and every one of you to thank. We... Read more
Warranty, Spares and Safety Certification
We want to reassure our backers, both past, present, and future, that we stand behind our product 100% and that we will be giving a 1 year warranty with each... Read more
Challenging the Status Quo with Intention, History, and Integrity.
Our intention in this campaign is clear: To enable more people to experience fresh roasted coffee by removing various barriers to entry for anyone who wishes to savor... Read more
A video on the roasting process
I'm finally back in Singapore and the feedback and support we have been receiving has been wonderful! Thank you backers!
I managed to take a footage of the roasting process... Read more
Fulfilling A Need In The Marketplace
Thank you to all our backers on this project!
We are very excited to be getting so close to producing the machine we have been working on now for several... Read more
Thank You and Welcome to Our New Backers!
Congratulations on making the decision to roast your own coffee! You will not only be amazed by how much better your coffee will be, but you will have fun and... Read more
Function. Design. Simplicity.
Function. Design. Simplicity.
We give these three factors equal weighting when it comes to our machine, the Power Roaster. We began this 4+ year journey with Function. As coffee professionals... Read more
What You Get With The Kickstarter Power Roaster
Here are the components of the Power Roaster:
1. Wooden Base. This is made of solid wood that is sustainably sourced in Java, Indonesia. The base panels and top are... Read more
How the Power Roaster works
Overview of how the Power Roaster works:
1. Base: The base contains fit-for-purpose Heating and Fan unit that forces hot air into the vents of the Metal Chamber. A thermal... Read more
Questions about technical aspects of the Power Roaster
We have recently been bombarded by specific technical questions about the Power Roaster that we would like to address.
Our answers to these questions never seem to satisfy the questioners... Read more
Power Roaster in action @ a Public event today!
We were @ an event today roasting coffee with our Power Roaster prototype, and serving the fresh roasted coffee for the crowd!
The first Holland Village Farmers... Read more
Roasting with the Power Roaster
One of our backers requested to see a live roasting demonstration with the Power Roaster which we are happy to post. We have added subtitles to explain what is happening... Read more
Everyone wants better coffee....and we know how to deliver it!
A big thanks to our backers in this campaign! We are well on our way to reaching our goal and producing our beloved machine, the Power Roaster! With this machine... Read more