Open Sourcing the design.
Hi everybody. Chris here.
Ok first thing to say is that things have not been all that peachy behind the scenes here. As many of you may have inferred things... Read more
Full hand shipping is beginning!
Hi everyone. Easton informs me that all his hands up to wireless+control glove are shipping. In fact he says several have already been delivered to the backers. I hope to... Read more
The hands are going out.
Unfortunately this has to be a quick update. Easton has informed me that most of the remaining hands are soon to go out. I'll write a better update hopefully tonight,... Read more
Quick update- Shipped hands
Hi a quick update. The EU based £270 and £300 reward tiers have shipped. Hopefully you should recieve them over the next few days.
Also a reminder that the Shapeways... Read more
Posted arms to Shapeways
Hi everyone. Thank you for being patient. I'm uploading some new photos of the EU hands. They're just waiting on one more specific nut type to be delivered and then... Read more
State of the hands.
Hi everybody. I think it was high time for an update. Progress on the hands has seen a frustrating level of failed prints. Whenever you go to larger production you... Read more
Update- Moving hand!
Hi everyone. Thanks for sticking with us. I know we haven't updated in a while, but things have been busy for both of us, and this has unfortuantely led to... Read more
Shapeways hand offer.
As you may know, we have launched the hand for sale on shapeways. To assemble the hand you need a number of 'vitamins' (screws, nuts, rubber bands etc). I am... Read more
Hands Now Available to Buy!!
We have launched the Hand on Shapeways! We offer the Left Hand, Right Hand and a Pair of Hands.
Because of how Shapeways discounts larger objects we can make the... Read more
Hands on their way.
So the hands are finally on their way. In each parcel I've added a mini-poster/ assembly instructions. I'll upload it here for the rest to see. It will also give... Read more
Hands to be shipped imminently.
I want to say thank you to all those who ordered the Assembled and unassembled hands. We plan to be shipping them within 24 hours. They are in the mail... Read more
Fingers available for sale.
So following on from the release of the finger on thingiverse this weekend, we are launching the fingers for sale on Shapeways. We are offering all of the fingers along... Read more
Finger files now online.
Hi everyone. You will probably like to know that the joint files are online. Now tbh it wasn't worth us stripping the joints from the finger so instead we decided... Read more
First shipment Ready
Hello everyone. Thank you for being patient. I am happy to announce that the first round of rewards will be shipping soon. These consist of the £10 and £15 reward... Read more
Hi everybody. I (Chris) have been busy printing, cutting, sanding, drilling and polishing for over the last week. Unfotunately post processing is taking longer than I'd planned. Post processing is... Read more
The colours and if you lose the survey.
I'm uploading a picture of the 4 colours I'm making available right now.
Also incase your survey gets lost you can privately message me with the following Answers.
All Backer... Read more
First round of surveys sent.
Chris here. I have fixed the printer and tested the coloured ABS. There is nothing standing in the way of me beginning the printing side of the manufacture process. I... Read more
Hello everyone. An update from Chris here. We are doing the final few bits of testing and we are on schedule to ship the finger rewards before the end of... Read more
White house and other Updates.
So as mentioned before Easton had been invited to the Whitehouse as part of the '2013 Whitehouse Science Fair'.
Alas all decent photos are copyrighted so I can't simply post... Read more
Whitehouse Science fair 2013
I wasn't going to mention this until afterwards, but since they're going to be streaming it live I might as well do so now.
Easton has been invited to the... Read more
Hi everyone, and thank you to all our backers. To anyone who missed making a pledge, but is interested in our work, we plan to set up an online store... Read more
Very quickly now.
Hi everybody and thanks for getting us this far. We have less than 30 minutes to go before the deadline. If you've been tempted to upgrade your pledge this is... Read more
The larger system.
I thought you would be interested in seeing how the hand and forearm is actually part of a larger system. Here are a few rough pictures of the arm and... Read more
Well we have passed our goal of £10K, but we don't want to end there. The more pledged means the more we can offer our backers. In fact I'm announcing a... Read more
Hi everybody. We're 4 days away from our deadline and have less than £900 to go! I know we can make it.
In the background Easton and I have been... Read more
Quick Video [Pictures]
Hey everyone, this is a quick update showing that we are making progress in the designs and models. We have also been playing around with acetone vapor to give the... Read more
A little later than planned
Firstly thank you to everyone who has pledged so far and have helped promoted this project. We had hoped to provide an update last monday, as a 1 week update.... Read more
Question asked about InMoov
I was just asked a question about how we differ from the InMoov arm. The InMoov arm for anyone that doesn't know is an awesome 3d printed arm designed by... Read more
I thought you might like to see some more pictures of the prototype. These were printed by the 3D printing company shapeways, and then painted with faux carbon fibre and... Read more