Quick Important Shipping Note:
If you have not received your aquarium or tracking number yet there is a chance it is already on route so please be on the lookout! There has been... Read more
Shipping + Aquarium Heater Info and Decorations
While many have received aquariums by now we are expecting to finalize shipping this week. We have been scrambling the last couple of days to organize and distribute... Read more
Lined up and ready to go!
Hey everyone- We are back with some great news! Today our warehouse sent us the picture below that filled our faces with gladness. Our new custom boxes boxes arrived at... Read more
Hey everyone- The time has finally come that we've all been waiting for! That's right, we begin shipping your aquariums this week! Tomorrow morning we are meeting our warehouse... Read more
Great news! The sample reservoirs arrived today and they fit perfectly! As you can see from the pictures below, each large plastic sheet has been formed to comprise 16 reservoirs.... Read more
Hey Backers! We spoke with our die cutter today and have confirmation that our die will be completed on Friday. We’ll immediately get a sample of the die cut reservoir... Read more
Hello to all our Kickstarter Backers, the factory that’s producing the reservoirs had a huge job to run for another customer so progress and updates from the factory has been... Read more
Success! The last round of reservoirs came in this week and fit perfectly! We trimmed the height down a couple millimeters and used an even thinner, more flexible plastic that... Read more
Hey Kickstarters, we had another set of reservoirs come in and they did not fit as expected. However, when we re-cut the reservoirs ourselves they fit perfectly! We sent the... Read more
Hey Backers! The lid and another rendition of the reservoir arrived. Thankfully the lid fits perfectly and is in production. On the other hand the reservoir was slightly too big... Read more
Hey Backers! Wanted to let you know the glass is manufactured and on its way to our assembly shop. Packaging of the small aquarium components starts next week. These parts... Read more
New LED Options Are Here!
So here are the awesome new LED options you’ve been waiting for! Not only do we have a brand new colored LED option, but we’re also upgrading all Large Bright-White... Read more
Warehouse / Fulfilment Center Visit
Hey Backers! This week we visited Rockport Logistics, our state-of-the-art warehouse in Aurora, IL. Check out our shipping packaging for a single aquarium. The inner box with supports ensures everything arrives safe and sound.... Read more
Factory Visit & Production Update
Hey Kickstarters! Those were a couple pictures from our factory visit last week. We met the man who pulls the lever and watched a sample part get made! The part didn’t... Read more
All Aboard! Only 12 Hours To Go!
A bunch of you added LEDs to your rewards since our last update so we figured we’d send out another reminder in case anybody missed it. This is your last... Read more
Last Call for Lighting and Aquariums!
Hey Kickstarters! We wanted to remind everybody that there are only 2 days left in our project so if you’re thinking about adding lights or aquariums to your order the... Read more
Add a Lid to your Aquarium Reward
We’ve had requests from Kickstarters who want the lid but aren’t ordering a light kit (lids are included in light kits). To add a lid to your aquarium reward please... Read more
International Shipping Update
Here are the USPS Priority International rates to Singapore, Malaysia, Philippines and Japan. Published shipping time is 6-10 days but can be longer if your package is stopped at customs. These are... Read more
Live Plant Recommendation List:
· An aquarium with no decorations is like a home with no furniture. If you don’t want to go the artificial plant route we recommend plants that will do well... Read more
USPS International Shipping Rates!
Ok, so here are the USPS Priority International rates by region - at a huge savings to UPS! Published shipping time is 6-10 days but can be longer if your... Read more
Additional Option for International Shipping Coming Soon
Hello again Kickstarters! This update is to address some concerns regarding international shipping. In addition to UPS International shipping we are now ALSO looking into USPS. USPS should be more... Read more
International Shipping Rates: Part I
Hey Kickstarters, Below are the amounts to add to your pledge for international shipping to Canada, Europe, Scandinavia, Australia & New Zealand. These are transportation costs only (tracking and insurance included).... Read more
Win a FREE Aquarium in our Facebook Contest
Hey Kickstarters. Wanted to let you know about a fun Facebook contest we’re holding. Count the number of gum balls in the aquarium and win a prize! Please “like” our... Read more
Molding begins for self-cleaning aquarium components
Hey Kickstarters, Because of your overwhelming support one of our suppliers has begun work on the molds for the components of the aquarium. We hope to have everything in place to... Read more