MinuteBot - an offer you can't refuse!
Long time, no see!
We are doing a bit of 'spring cleaning' - and at the same time we want you to put some MinuteBot Base Plates into good... Read more
MinuteBot in the US
We hope that you have fun with your MinuteBot Bases!
We've been busy with other project but we're still tinkering with the other members of the MinuteBot family. We... Read more
Wrapping up - and new stuff!
Thanks for the first cool creations and kind comments. They really made our day(s)!
A few issues:
1) Some have received Bases with transport damages. Pls. let us... Read more
MinuteBot Base enabled creations!
We can see that you now start to receive the MinuteBot Bases. If you have not received your reward yet then please be patient for a little while... Read more
Collecting shipping addresses
We have now emailed you all asking for shipping addresses (or other info depending on how you backed the project)
If you have not received any email, then... Read more
We are now 100% satified with the physical shape of the MinuteBot Base.
The approved model (which we formally approved today) looks like this:
We hope that you... Read more
The first preview...
We have done a couple of test runs. The result of the first test run was that we needed to add more ejectors (the small pins that pushes... Read more
Apologies for the 'radio silence'.
In order to get all details and tolerances right we have spent quite some time reviewing and adjusting the proposed mold design. Now... Read more
We're on the right track!
Just to let you know that we're on the right track.
The production tool has been commissioned and is being manufactured according to our drawings as we speak. The... Read more
We're amost there... so this is the last update before the deadline but we will keep you posted on our progress.
The color:We will during the manufacturing/fine-tuning... Read more
3 Shades of Grey
First of all apologies for "spamming" you with updates - but the question of color seems to be a really hot one and we got more than 11,700... Read more
Now to the serious stuff
Dear Backers (all 138 of you!),
Seems like there is a decent chance that we will make it!
So now to some serious issues:
As Daniele Bernedetelli phrased it:... Read more
4 days left!
Thanks to all new Backers, the Backers who increased their pledges and to all Backers staying on board - a dedicated group:
According to legend, Hemingway once wrote... Read more
And the Winner is....
Thanks again to all new and old Backers for your support.
A lot of new backers but still room for a few more!
Thanks a lot to all... Read more
Still 4 days left of the Happy Design Week
Thanks for your support to new and old backers.
We have already received the first contributions for our Happy Design Week - check it out in update #6! Please... Read more
Double Up: Happy Design Week!
We are really keen to see what you can do with the MinuteBot Base! So we made the Happy Design Week running for (surprise) one week!
Please download... Read more
MinuteBot Base LDraw file
First of all: Thanks for backing and for spreading the news!
Finally (due to the kind assistance of Steffen from the LDraw community), we are able to offer... Read more
LEGO CAD formats?
Thanks for your support! 39% funded and 30 days to go!
We have changed the intro video - as we still have some "homeless homes" looking for Backers! (Thanks to Dorota for... Read more
Yet another great idea
Joe Cook, one of our slowly but steadily growing numbers of Backers, suggested to include smaller holes - as illustrated by him below. As he says: "These are... Read more
40 days left...
With 40 days left and 12% funded there is still quite a way to go... So please do continue to spread the news about our project to fans of robotics... Read more
The long (and fun) journey has begun!
First of all: Thanks a lot for your support!
Please keep spreading the news of our project! We now have a Twitter account so also feel free to tweet us @MinuteBot.... Read more