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We want to build a sustainable, job producing factory in Austin to supply natural bamboo charcoal for all of you grilling enthusiasts!
161 backers pledged $28,805 to help bring this project to life.
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    Pledge US$ 5 or more About US$ 5

    You'll receive a big, group air hug, thank you! We'll send you an email containing your video air hug so that any time you would like a hug, open the email. Plus, we will include your name on a dedicated "thank you" page of our website.

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    Pledge US$ 10 or more About US$ 10

    You'll get a 3"x 3" refrigerator magnet to show all the people in your kitchen or around your grill your support of Hot Bambú Lump Charcoal. Plus, we will include your name on a dedicated "thank you" page of our website.

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    Pledge US$ 25 or more About US$ 25

    Enjoy portable shade for grilling with this Hot Bambú hat. 100% brushed embroidered cotton hat with an adjustable brass closure. Plus, we will include your name on a dedicated "thank you" page of our website.

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    Pledge US$ 25 or more About US$ 25

    A funky Hot Bambú silkscreened t-shirt designed by Jay. Must say this is a stylish comfortable addition to any collection. Available in S, M, L, XL, & XXL. Plus, we will include your name on a dedicated "thank you" page of our website.

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    Pledge US$ 30 or more About US$ 30

    You'll recieve a PDF download of fantastic Hot Bambú recipes. It is grill specific and it's a download, so no trees are used to produce it.
    Or, make your own charcoal! Illustrated PDF manual to construct your own mini-retort gasifier. Perfect for the DIY'ers. With either, we will include your name on a dedicated "thank you" page of our website.

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    Pledge US$ 50 or more About US$ 50

    Be the FIRST to get your 5 lb bag of Hot Bambú charcoal. Foodies, impress your friends with a 100% sustainable dinner menu; from ground, to grill, to table, YUM! Hot, Healthy, Green. You'll also get the cookbook or DIY retort PDF. 5 lbs of Hot Bambú Charcoal is equal in volume & performance to 10 lbs of hard wood lump charcoal and makes a great gift. Plus, we will include your name on a dedicated "thank you" page of our website.

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    Pledge US$ 70 or more About US$ 70

    A little later than the first batch, but just as hot. A 5 lb bag of Hot Bambú charcoal. Foodies, impress your friends with a 100% sustainable dinner menu; from ground, to grill, to table, YUM! Hot, Healthy, Green. You'll also get the cookbook or DIY retort PDF. 5 lbs of Hot Bambú Charcoal is equal in volume & performance to 10 lbs of hard wood lump charcoal and makes a great gift. Plus, we will include your name on a dedicated "thank you" page of our website.

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    Pledge US$ 100 or more About US$ 100

    We will plant a clumping woody bamboo for you. This will be the beginning of a sustainable grove in Austin. In the center of the grove will be a commemorative stone with your name engraved on it. We'll send you a post card photo of your plant in its new digs. Plus, we will include your name on a dedicated "thank you" page of our website.

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    Pledge US$ 100 or more About US$ 100

    Ohio BBQ & Demo of the mini backyard retort technology. We'll personally grill up a spread on Hot Bambú charcoal for you! Plus, we will include your name on a dedicated "thank you" page of our website. BYOB. Date of party will be August 16th, 2014 in Toledo, Ohio.

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    Pledge US$ 300 or more About US$ 300

    We will come out to your property, school, nursery, or farm and demonstrate the clean backyard retort process. This demo is not limited to bamboo, other waste biomass is acceptable. The PDF to build your own backyard retort is included for any participant. Plus, we will include your name on a dedicated "thank you" page of our website. Limited to a 50 mile radius of Austin. No densely populated city locations please.

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    Pledge US$ 800 or more About US$ 800

    Dinner prepared for you, by us, on Hot Bambú charcoal and a tour of the production line. We'll personally grill a lovely meal for an intimate group of up to 8 people. Everyone will also get a gift bag of other nifty rewards. Plus, we will include your name on a dedicated "thank you" page of our website. BYOB. If you want to come see us from a distant location, we are happy to have you but cannot help with travel expenses.

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