3 Years has passed since the Kinkajou Bottle Cutter was funded !!!
It has been three years since the Kinkajou launched and I wanted to check in here, where it all began. I am dedicated to reviving the bottle cutting... Read more
Check Out the First Kinkajou Commercial :)
Bottle Cutting Inc has come so far in that last two years. What started as a Kickstarter for the Kinkajou Bottle Cutter has turned into a small successful company that... Read more
Looking for testimonials
We have been getting some great feedback from our loyal backers and would like to reach out and ask a favour. If any backer is willing to provide us with... Read more
New Kickstarter Launched. :) check it out.
The time has come to launch the next product I have designed and developed to expand upon the up-cycling options for bottle cutting. I have launched my second Kickstarter for... Read more
Now taking pre-orders for Kinkajou Upgrade Kits
Kinkajou upgrade kits are now available for pre-order at bottlecutting.com. As previously announced, I made a few small design changes to the Kinkajou to make it easier to get that... Read more
Updated Design and Upgrade Kit Videos
Ok ok, so nobody is perfect, but we are trying!We want everyone’s experience with the Kinkajou to be rewarding and fun.There were a few Kinkajous in our first... Read more
Onward and Upward
I wanted to check in and make sure everyone who supported this project has received their reward and is enjoying the experience of bottle cutting.
I’ve been getting... Read more
Over 90% Shipped :)
Over 90% of the Kickstarter orders have shipped !!! :)
If you have not received a shipping confirmation email please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org to get an update. The... Read more
The shipment of Kinkajou Bottle Cutters has arrived at the distribution warehouse in Henderson Nevada. The shipment is being processed into inventory and backer rewards will start shipping later this... Read more
Shipping Update !!!
I just wanted to give everyone an update on the shipping dates.
All those who participated in the early shipping option have had their order shipped. 500+ Kinkajous have been... Read more
The Kinkajou Bottle Cutter is shipping TODAY !!!
Early shipping orders are going out today :)
All other orders will be sent once the ocean shipment reaches the warehouse sometime towards the end of December.
As soon as... Read more
I wanted to give everyone an update.
The air shipment should be landing in LA today. If there are no hold ups at customs everyone who participated in... Read more
I am sending this update to let everyone know the results of the early shipping survey. 835 of 1678 people responded to the survey and 307 or 36.7% of them... Read more
Life is too short to not take risks!
I've decided to jump in with both feet. Last Friday was my last day at what many people would consider a dream job. It wasn't an easy decision, but there... Read more
These are the first photos directly from China of all 4 Kinkajou colors. My manufacturer has shipped me a few of these. I will post more pictures and when they... Read more
Kinkajou Finishing Video
I wanted to share this video with you. It’s a quick how-to for the finishing step.
Introducing the Kinkajou Separation Rings
I made this video for Facebook but I also wanted to share it here. This video introduces the Kinkajou separation rings. I came up with this idea to... Read more
Happy Labor Day weekend (for those celebrating it)!
I wanted to give everyone a manufacturing update.
The first samples from China have shipped and I should be receiving... Read more
Color Voting Results and Other News
The results are in and the winner is … Fresh Green with 21.1% of the vote. The runner up is Cherry Red with 19.6% of the vote (see below for... Read more
Color voting extended / new facebook promotion !!!
The color voting survey is scheduled to close tomorrow at the end of the day. I’ve gotten a great response so far, but I’m still missing a large percentage of... Read more
New pictures and color voting survey.
I was just getting ready to send out the surveys and I noticed that Kickstarter will only allow me to send out one survey per reward tier and... Read more
I’ve been meaning to send something out for few days now, so here it is.
The funds are still with Amazon for another week but I’ve been moving... Read more
Successfully Funded :)
The Kinkajou Kickstarter project has just ended with a total funding of
Thanks again to all my backers!!!
If you missed out on this Kickstarter project, for a... Read more
THANK YOU !!!
Thank you so much to everyone who supported this project!
This experience was awesome! What I enjoyed the most about this process was interacting with all the backers.... Read more
28 Hours to go, Funding Level 100% :)
Woke up this morning, checked the total, and saw it was only $10 away, a few minutes later the project moved past the 75k funding goal. Glad I got to... Read more
45 Hours to go, Funding Level 85%
Well another big day yesterday (over 8k) and today is trending to be even bigger. If the trend holds, this project is all but funded. :)
I’ve gotten a... Read more
67 Hours to go, Funding Level 80%
Just a quick update:
With only 67 hours to go, it will be close. I have done a couple of radio interviews that will air tomorrow morning here in my... Read more
3 Days to go, Funding Level 70% + 2 New Rewards.
At the request of a backer I’ve created 2 new rewards.
Pledge $110 or more
TWO DELUXE KINKAJOU KITS (includes two Kinkajou bottle cutters in Bright White or Deep Black... Read more
4 Days to go, Funding Level 67%
I’ve been working with a new manufacturer to try and reduce the overall cost and to finalize the design for manufacturing. I wanted to give everyone an update on this.... Read more
8 Days to go. Funding Level 60%
Yesterday was a
record day for new backers.
!!! 97 NEW BACKERS !!!
The Kinkajou has also been picked up by half a dozen new blogs and it’s all... Read more
12 Days to go. Funding Level 46%
Wanted to give everyone an update.
In the last update I talked about raising the Kinkajou’s exposure across the Internet and I’m thrilled to announce that this has... Read more
18 Days to go.
I wanted to take the time to provide an update on things.
First, I wanted to comment on the recent slowdown in new backer growth.
The campaign has definitely slowed... Read more
It’s been a busy last few days but I wanted to take the time to provide an update.
Today is day 4 of 30 and I think things are off... Read more