Shipping Update - February 2015
It's taken some time but the manufacturing team has finally produced some top quality pieces! They're essentially reproducing all the items to match the initial test prototypes we used for... Read more
Holiday Gift Giving Update
It's gift giving season! We apologize to everyone who planned on giving the HACKxTACK as a holiday gift. Please use the "arriving soon" card to let the intended... Read more
Good news! Production is complete and assembly has begun. We've been told that assembled product will start shipping from our vendor by Dec. 15th at the latest. From... Read more
All parts in production.
A quick update. All of the parts are looking good and are in full production. The new mould for the part that was inconsistent before is now complete... Read more
We would like nothing more then to say that production is complete and shipping is underway however there's been another delay on one the parts so we're not... Read more
Backerkit address change + Production
All the parts are now in production and we should have some assembly pics for you in our next update a couple weeks from now. We can't wait to see... Read more
Production & Shipping Update
Production: Here's what's been happening with the two issues from the last update. The new spring clip functions well under full stress and is in production. Also, the... Read more
Sorry for the lack of communication over the last couple weeks. We had a small hiccup with the production samples and wanted to figure out solutions before... Read more
We've been conducting some tests under normal usage and noticed some wear and tear issues with the spring and bamboo finishes. Nothing drastic like things falling apart, but... Read more
Production Samples Arrived
Good news. The production samples are here and they are even better then expected! Check out the photos of the zebra wood samples with black and brushed stainless finishes.... Read more
Finished Component Photos
The production samples are on their way here. We should get them by the end of the week or early next week. The supplier has been great with... Read more
Metal Component Photos
We received photos of the metal HxT components yesterday and they are now out for surface treatment and laser engraving. They look great so far so we're really... Read more
BackerKit Survey Reminder
Most of you have already filled out your BackerKit surveys. Thanks so much! It really helps us prepare for production and fulfilment. For those of you who haven't filled it... Read more
BackerKit Surveys Sending Out
We will be sending an email with a special link to BackerKit surveys today. So please keep watch and get it back to us as quickly as you can.... Read more
BackerKit survey coming soon!
A quick update on production before getting to BackerKit. The new production samples in all the material combinations are moving along well and will be done in a... Read more
Production samples under way.
Quick update here. We've made some small changes and improvements to the clip spring. The new design will make it easier to slide on and off of very... Read more
The end of the campaign… but the beginning of much more!
The HACKxTACK kickstarter campaign is now completed and we have you to thank for making it a success. It’s been a really great experience to have so many people join... Read more
Funding Goal Reached!
You guys ROCK! We are so grateful for all your support and for spreading the word about HACKxTACK to your friends. We couldn't have done it without you!
We're really... Read more
NEW BLACK OXIDE FINISH OPTION
Due to popular request, we’ve just released a sleek new finish option for the bumper versions of the HACKxTACK lens cap clips and tabs! BLACK OXIDE.
That means if you've already pledged... Read more
1 WEEK TO GO!
We’ve just passed 80% funding with 7 days to go in the campaign.
We're halfway there!
With 20 days left in the campaign, we've just passed $12,500 in funding! We've been picked up by photography and gear websites all over the web, and have been blown... Read more
Thanks for Helping Us Reach Our Goal!
We're still on course - thanks for the support!
There have been many questions about using special materials for the clip and it got us thinking. Stay tuned to... Read more
Great launch day!
One day into the campaign and you’ve helped us to raise over $2500, and reach over 10% of our campaign funding goal. Thank you for all your kind words, support,... Read more