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"All the Leverage you Need"
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      Gtian on May 7, 2013

      Wallet got stolen the other day. lost the bottle opener a sad day.

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      David Lau
      on March 27, 2013

      Hi Greg

      Thanks for following up on my reward! I've now received it and, although I haven't had the chance to use it yet, it looks nice (the subtlety of the engraving is cool). Thanks again!

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      Zack Lerner on March 13, 2013

      Pleasure working with you guys. So much more than everything else I've back or the moment, Especially leverage. Your guys will go on to do great. I dream to be just like you. Take my idea execute, risk it all, and strive with respect in every step. God Bless you guys. Pop open a cold LOCAL beer smile and sit back because you can finally say. I did I. No We did it. Congrats man the first step is the gutsiest. You guys put your idea in the pockets of Americans everywhere followed by your creation in those same pockets that became conversations. with others that led to long lasting friendships that someone may never know they would of had other wise. It was the party saver. It Was the spark that caused the relationship to flourish. Congrats to you and your team for you have conquered a territory only the phone, wallet, keys, and few other things have been able to touch. The daily convenience. The daily pleasure.

    4. Kumquat Creator on March 10, 2013


      Thanks for the glowing reference... glad to know that the Leverage is working well. Good question about what is next on the docket, we are in the process of cooking up a couple of new products but it will be a while still before their debut. Recently we have been doing a fair bit of of infrastructural work for the company including getting our online shop up and running. ( )

    5. Brad McAlister on March 8, 2013

      I've been using mine for several months now and I must say it's almost perfect. It works REALLY well. The only thing I might change would be the shape a bit. Only to make it slightly more ergonomic in your palm. Otherwise it's pretty much perfect and works better than any other opener I've ever tried. Great Job! What's next on the list for you guys???

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      David Lau
      on March 3, 2013

      Still haven't received mine. Have all rewards been sent now (mine was an engraved one)?

    7. Heidi Merritt on February 18, 2013

      I never got mine. :-(

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      Doug Hill on February 14, 2013

      I've had mine for a while now and while I loved it since day one aestheticly; now that I've opened a few beers with it is holding up quite well too. Nice work! Glad I backed the project.

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      Patrik Asplund on January 28, 2013

      Arrived today in Shanghai, nice surprise, had kind of forgotten about it....

    10. Tatsuki Miyashita on January 27, 2013

      Not arrived yet in Japan.

    11. Adam Cartlidge on January 23, 2013

      Arrived today in Northern Ireland. Love it, Many thanks!

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      Thiefsie on January 22, 2013

      Australia - arrived first week of January IIRC - thanks.

    13. Kumquat Creator on January 16, 2013

      Just received word that a backer in the UK just got their reward that was shipped with the rest of the international orders ( 2nd week of December ). Not sure it is taking so long but there are several others in Great Britain that are still waiting. Let us know as your rewards continue to be delivered.

    14. Dean on January 14, 2013

      Got my leverage today at work in Australia. Can't wait to get home to try it.
      Thanks guys great looking product

    15. Chad on January 14, 2013

      Ordered two personal ones, US address.... Nothing yet

    16. Gabriel Marra on January 12, 2013

      I got mine a while ago. Brazil. Loved it! Thanks, Kumquat

    17. Ananth Rangaraj on January 10, 2013

      Just got mine in time for Christmas in India! Love it! works really well! Thanks!

    18. Kumquat Creator on January 9, 2013

      Hi All:

      Glad to hear the deliveries are slowly but surely making it to you all... no doubt there have been some slowness in transit of the international deliveries. I'm sure the holiday mail rush didn't help the mater. Thanks for patience as our global mail systems do their work.


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      bobfantastic on January 9, 2013

      Received mine just in time for Christmas, very impressed! Was going to give it to my brother but it's just too cool. Thanks!

    20. Shadow Stalker
      on January 7, 2013

      Hi Guys, Congratulations on a professional KS campaign and great final product. Received mine today also in Australia, went out and bought a carton of beer in celebration. ;)

    21. Dean on January 6, 2013

      I too am in Australia but haven't got mine yet.
      I'm so excited i have been checking the mail every day.
      Fingers crossed it comes soon.

    22. Josh Orth on December 29, 2012

      delivered to Melbourne, Australia, on Thursday.

    23. TheChemist on December 28, 2012

      +1 delivered to Sweden yesterday . It feels & looks amazing!

    24. Thaddeus Sharp on December 27, 2012

      I love my Leverage! It works like a charm. The extra ones I bought should be arriving to my friends for their late Christmas gift. I'm sure they will love it too.

    25. Nick Sakellariou
      on December 27, 2012

      Mine arrived in Sweden today. And just as I happened to stack my fridge with cold malt beverages. What a nice coincidence. Cheers!

    26. Kumquat Creator on December 26, 2012

      Happy Holidays to everyone. Glad to hear more and more of the openers are slowly but surely making it to all of our backers. We wish we could speed the process along... especially for the international orders but since the 14th of December all of the rewards are out ( other than a handful that need(ed) a follow up email etc. ). Here before too long we should be able to properly wrap up the Leverage Kickstarter fulfillment campaign.

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      Chris on December 24, 2012

      Got mine (in the UK) this morning, Dec 24th, now I need lots and lots of bottles to test it on.... :D

    28. Ruth Hunt on December 24, 2012

      Received all mine just in time for Christmas, so happy with the finish and looking forward to everyone opening them!

    29. razamataz on December 22, 2012

      Mine came in the mail earlier this week. Works as promised, the packaging is nice and the look of the card is sharp. I'm curious to know if these could be made in different colours. One other thought I had is that you might want experiment, if you haven't already, with the shape of the cutout. Perhaps curving one side of it might increase the area that contacts the bottle cap and make it easier to open?

    30. Thy Leds on December 20, 2012

      I'm so sad, after a week of using it- my hubby lost it! The whole wallet in fact. I want to buy a replacement. I tried your website and couldn't find where to buy another. Can you direct me please?

    31. Kumquat Creator on December 20, 2012


      We are doing company logos so tell your boss we would be happy to oblige. Beyond that we are also taking additional orders based upon the kickstarter pricing. In either case drop an email to greg.spaw@kumquatid and we will get some Leverage in your hands.

    32. Kumquat Creator on December 20, 2012


      Hi... We have got all but a couple of orders that we didn't have completed information for by last Wednesday. As for delivery, especially regarding international it seems that there has been quite a varied amount of time that delivery is taking. Hope yours makes it to you soon. :)

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      JM on December 20, 2012

      Love my CF Leverage. My boss saw it and really liked it as well. He wondered if it would be possible to engrave/silk screen a simple company logo on it and give them away as a gift to customers?

    34. Adam Cartlidge on December 20, 2012

      Any ideas or estimates for when international deliveries will arrive (Northern Ireland to be specific). Can't wait to get mine and hoping it comes before Christmas so I can put it to very good use ;)

    35. Robert Allen Avalos on December 19, 2012

      Just received my leverage this morning.. Love it.. But the envelope was torn and the package was open.. I guess someone tried to steal mine for some reason..

    36. Leslie So on December 18, 2012

      still waiting in vancouver canada......hope its not lost in mail somewhere...

    37. Elliot on December 18, 2012

      Just received mine in the mail. 'Tis awesome/ :D Keep up the good work guys.

    38. Anson Chiu
      on December 17, 2012

      just received mine in Toronto, Canada!

      Love the attention to detail in the tent-card packaging... i'm gonna leave it on display at my office for a while ;)

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      jeroen thomas on December 15, 2012

      Received my bottle opener today (I live in the Netherlands), and I agree with Darren Myers: a very fast project. Actually the first project that i backed that actually delivers! (while being not the first project that i backed, mind you). Just opened my first beer with it. The opener didn't get scratched, as I expected more or less (sorry for the mistrust...:-) ). Thank you.

    40. Kumquat Creator on December 13, 2012

      Glad to hear your Leverages are showing up on your doorsteps. Thanks for all the encouraging words too... we really appreciate it

    41. Darren Myers on December 13, 2012

      Just got mine guys,i cant thank you enough. And by far the fastest kickstarter project i have backed (quickest result).

    42. Kyle on December 12, 2012

      Just got mine today and promptly tested it out- great work, thanks!

    43. Thy Leds on December 11, 2012

      Great product guys

    44. Margaret Bickley on December 8, 2012

      I did not even make it out of the post office before gleefully unwrapping my simple and elegant bottle opener!
      And, of course, after unwrapping it, I immediately put it in my wallet. Thanks, guys, for a job well done! I'll be ordering more soon.

    45. Jeff Narucki on December 7, 2012

      Great job. Awesome quality.

    46. Dean on December 4, 2012

      Hey Guys
      Now that the Kickstarter run is coming to an end I think you should update your website with options to purchase bulk lots with custom etching (eg company logos).
      I haven't got mine yet but i'm already keen to purchase more.
      Keep up the great work.
      I'm also another vote for sending international orders ASAP

    47. Darren Myers on December 3, 2012

      Hey there guys,any idea when you ship the rest of them out?

    48. JB Designs on December 2, 2012

      Woohoo, got mine yesterday and opened about 20 beers with it.

    49. Kumquat Creator on November 27, 2012

      Proper update coming soon.... but other than a hiccup with UPS due to the Thanksgiving holiday, we are on schedule and the first openers should go out tomorrow or the next day.

    50. JB Designs on November 27, 2012

      Any news? November is almost over.

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