TiBolt ReLeaded is live.
The new project is live folks.
If you like your TiBolt, and always wanted a pencil, check it out!
I just wanted to give my backers a heads up on an project that a couple of my friends are running.
Since you have all proven that you... Read more
That's a Wrap Folks!
Well everyone, the final TiBolts shipped out today!
Over 530 packages mailed, and over 600 pens.
Other than the 5 people that have not responded to the survey, we are... Read more
Big day of shipping.
All but 46 are either in the postal system, or packed to go out tomorrow.
Turns out I was shorted 100 mailing envelopes on my last order!
So, more are... Read more
The Build is Complete!!!!
All the TiBolt's are built.
We are now packaging, and should commence shipping tomorrow!
We are in the home stretch now folks!
Preparing to ship.
So, I decided to organize the shipping this evening.
By that I mean take the spreadsheets Kickstarter provides, and break them down into easy to handle "units"
Each unit is... Read more
All Surveys Sent.
100% of the parts are in hand now.
We are working full time on pens.
Shipping will happen soon.
I'll post another update when that begins.
We are likely going... Read more
OK guys, the bulk of the parts are here, in hand.
We are working full time now to do all of the work needed to get these out.
Keep an... Read more
Here's a quick little update aimed at stopping the 20 or so emails I receive every day.
It worked the first time I posted, so maybe it will work again,... Read more
With just a couple of exceptions, the $99 tier with 50 backers have all shipped!
Some went out yesterday, the remaining packages went out today.
One guy hasn't responded yet,... Read more
More Surveys Sent.
If you are one of the backers of the $99 tier, your survey was just sent.
Do me a favor, and fill it out so I can ship these next... Read more
The rest of the early backer rewards are all packed up, and ready to go.
These will go out the door tomorrow, so most of you should have them for... Read more
We have parts in hand!
Enough parts for almost 200 TiBolt's showed up today, and I have them sorted.
Check out the video below.
We will start inspecting,... Read more
Here's a quick little update aimed at stopping the 30 or so emails I receive every day.
Hopefully, I will have a bigger update with real news later this week.... Read more
Shipping a few
Sorry about the lack of updates folks, it's been a busy couple of weeks here in the shop.
Preparations for the SHOT show this week, and the Tactical Invitational this... Read more
Since the parts aren't here yet, I took advantage of the time, and made some tooling to speed up finishing the TiBolt once it gets here.
I designed and built... Read more
The parts that were supposed to be here last week have arrived.
Enough parts to make 10 pens showed up, after quite an ordeal.
I'll give the short version here.... Read more
The Nightmare that is this project...
So, perhaps your favorite deity didn't feel like the issues I had with Kickstarter itself were enough.
He/She is messing with me on a daily basis!
First, let me start... Read more
Early Bird Reward News!
I've been getting a LOT of emails asking for news on the early bird awards.
I just got off of the phone with my manufacturer, and we have... Read more
Ok, so I just got off the phone with my manufacturer.
Christmas deliveries are not looking good.
There is no firm date yet either.
The lathe that was supposed to... Read more
WOW! What an amazing experience.
The funding portion of the campaign is over, thank God, and we hit some truly impressive numbers!
By my calculations, there are over 600 TiBolts... Read more
The FInal Day of Funding.
Just one day left before this campaign comes to a close.
I want to say thank you to all the backers, and share some status updates.
First, even though we... Read more
STRETCH GOAL !
Ok, the response on Phillips vs. Torx was overwhelming.
They will be Torx Screws holding the caps on.
Since many folks do not have a Torx driver, I've decided to... Read more
I need feedback
There have been a lot of emails asking how to change the cap between the Stylus, and Solid Titanium cap.
It's a simple task, just remove 2 screws, swap the... Read more
WE ARE BACK ONLINE !!!
Kickstarter decided to reinstate the TiBolt project to full functionality !
To celebrate this momentous occasion, I have created a whole new set of rewards for a second... Read more
I just returned this morning from my trip back east.
I spent a day in Massachusetts with the folks making the bulk of the TiBolt parts and am pleased to... Read more
Campaign is SOLD OUT!
At least for the time being.
With good fortune I will be able to add more slots in the near future.
Feel free to message me with questions.
This will... Read more
Rubber Band Gun Geeks
I am one.
I have spent a remarkable amount of my life building, contemplating, and shooting rubber band guns.
The earliest beginnings of my creative building endeavors were... Read more
As many of you now know, I have to eliminate 2 of my original pledge tiers.
Kickstarter informed me that the top two tiers are not within their guidelines.
This... Read more
Fulfillment squared away.
Hello Kickstarter Folks,
I just returned from a 2 day trip getting some things squared away with this project, only to discover we are now at double my goal!
WOW.... Read more
Hit the goal in 12 hours.
You guys rock.
I was concerned about hitting the goal in a month.
Now, let's help some friends hit their goals.
Brian Conti... Read more
Traqing the campaign.
I am sure many of you are information geeks like me.
Kicktraq.com is a great website for following, and learning about projects.
Follow the TiBolt by visiting HERE.
International Early Bird.
Sorry folks, no matter how many times I proof read, something got by.
The early bird reward was supposed to be available to everyone, domestic and international.
I will ship... Read more
Multiple Reward Levels
There seems to be a lot of questions already on how to order multiple levels of rewards.
Example, an early bird AND a decorated pen for delivery in March.
Go... Read more