The PLY90 is a connector to build and bring your ideas to life. It's like Legos for adults. Read more
This project's funding goal was not reached on August 22, 2012.
About this project
Thanks for checking out Build Your Dreams! We are looking forward to seeing all the creative projects that backers will construct with the PLY90. We hope the projects we have created ignite your imagination and motivate you to jump in and start building. For further information about the rewards and product check out the details below.
What is the PLY90 bracket?
The PLY90 is a patent pending connector design that makes creating easier. It's a faster, better looking, and fun alternative to drilling and screwing projects together.
What are the benefits of the PLY90 bracket?
- Save time and energy by not having to align every board and precisely drill and screw all the pieces together
- Ability to focus on the design of your creation using a standard construction method
- Easily disassembled and reused in other creations
- Sustainable, made of 100% aluminum and stainless steel hardware
What can the PLY90 bracket be used for?
- Standing desks
- Monitor stand
- Coffee tables
- Wall shelves
- Wall boxes
- Planting boxes
- Lawn games, corn hole
- Beer pong table
- Custom mobile carts
- Custom art installations
- Product displays
- Prototyping new designs
- Imagination is the limit!
Who would use the PLY90 bracket?
Anyone interested in the process of creating/building.
What type of material does the PLY90 bracket work on?
The PLY90 bracket has two included screws that allow it to work with all sheet-wood/plywood materials between .450-.760”. This size range accommodates almost all commonly available plywood.
How many brackets do I need for my project?
In order to estimate the number you need use this list as a guide. The creations shown in the video and photos have the following number of brackets.
What is the process to make my creation?
- Design your creation (Some designs included in design pack)
- Select your wood material
- Cut the wood to size (or have a home improvement store do it for you)
- Finish the wood with stains or paint
- Assemble with your PLY90s in minutes!
What is included in the plan pack?
The plan pack will include instructions for
- Wood cutting techniques
- Proper installation and use of the PLY90 connectors
- Project plans to create
- Standing desk
- Regular height desk
- Monitor stand
- Wall box
- Zag shelf
- Coffee/End Table
- 2 leg design
- 4 leg design
- Dog house
- Mobile cart
What are the PLY90 brackets made of?
- The brackets are made from high strength aluminum alloy
- The aluminum is shaped through a process called extrusion and then the parts are cut, drilled and finished
- The hardware is premium 18-8 stainless steel
When can I expect my reward?
We will work hard to ensure the shortest possible time to deliver rewards to backers. The general timeline is 3 months after the close of the kickstarter campaign
- Tooling for the extrusions 3-4 weeks
- Extrusion production 3-4 weeks
- Extrusions are finished into final parts 3-4 weeks
- Part finishing 2-3 weeks
- Part packing and shipping 3-4 weeks
Where will the funds go?
- Production of parts
- Packaging for parts
- Finalization of plan pack
- As funding allows, the creation and fostering of an online PLY90 design share community
Have a question? If the info above doesn't help, you can ask the project creator directly.
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