2018 - here we go.
it is cold outside, winter has finally arrived. Fortunately our office is cozy and warm and we are busy as a bee working to ramp up production. Here's... Read more
We are aware that you should have received your Mr Beam already. Unfortunately for most of you this is not the case yet - Sorry. We have worked hard,... Read more
the last couple of weeks were a huge effort, but we're glad to announce:
After another visit of our manufacturing partner, we brought the first Mr Beam from... Read more
we are very happy to announce:
Production is running
Pictures tell more than words, here are some impressions:
... Read more
Preparing for the first Batch
Friday, as usual time for an update. As always the last weeks were busy, a summary what happened.
As mentioned in the last update, there were... Read more
a quick update about the last weeks. Basically we're waiting for the suppliers to deliver the parts. As waiting is annoying, we seize the moment and are preparing... Read more
Next certification appointment / World of Photonics review
it's update time. We know that this update is few days late and we are sorry for that.
Big Day Tomorrow
We're excited as we just got notified... Read more
Laser in Action
some of you know that already: we're having a booth at world leading laser fair:
World of Photonics
They selected us in the top 20 photonic startups and... Read more
EMC test: early results
we're just back from the EMC lab, time for a quick, unregular update. As you probably know from the last update, today we had an appointment to test... Read more
Next EMC test scheduled
a quick update where we are.
EMC: Next test coming fast
The last time we told you about the long delay if you are applying for a regular... Read more
New Electronics / Make Munich
the weekend is coming, time for our regular update.
EMC: next laboratory test is approaching
After weeks of measuring, staring at circuits and reading a lot about high... Read more
EMC Progress, Make Munich and Production
time for another update.
We had another test round at our EMC test laboratory. We did good progress: from 15 frequencies exceeding the limit, there are only... Read more
weeks are rushing by, lots of stuff happened - it is time for an update.
in the last update we already mentioned that we hired a... Read more
Hardware progress, EMC still on the way
thanks for your patience, it is time to give an overview about our work:
We have been waiting for this moment for months, now it finally... Read more
EMC & Air Filter
it is Friday again, time for an update.
Still investigating EMC
The last weeks were quite busy. Everybody in our team with technical background was investigating in the... Read more
Delivery coming closer
another couple of weeks is over, here's what happened:
we have got a lot of parcels the last weeks, our hard efforts after Christmas has paid... Read more
Sourcing for production with the new year's drive we accomplished a lot of the sourcing. Most of the Mr Beam II parts are bought and on their way... Read more
Happy new Year! ... and more
It’s update time and we are happy to come up with fresh news in the new year.
Getting all components ready
Much happened in the last months. We... Read more
Bargaining, Testing & Christmas Dinner
We are back with an update! And there is some good news to share with you. As we mentioned on our last update, we are scaling up our... Read more
Supplier and PCBs
We are back with an update! Our team visited our casing supplier. And with the certification process doing well, we have got finally a production slot for the... Read more
Stretch goals and more
Good news everyone! We are making progress. And we are doing so in many directions. Fortunately. Our ever growing team got an old friend back. Daniel - responsible... Read more
Progress in the certification, delay in production
We are back with an update! Again lots of stuff happened, here is the summary:
Certification Process // Lost in paperwork
As we told you two weeks ago... Read more
Certification and Ergonomics
It’s update time!
We are happy to tell you that we are making progress with the certification, although we are throughout surprised that some of the engineering standards... Read more
Maker Faire NY follow up
we are back from our trip to New York, still a bit jetlagged but with lots of impressions and a first experience with shipping a Mr Beam II.... Read more
the Oktoberfest has just started here in Munich, but instead of celebrating that it is update time. We're sorry for letting you wait quite long, but the last... Read more
Certification and Tool Making in Progress
a quick update on where we are at the moment and what we are doing:
The certification process takes longer than expected. The amount of paperwork is... Read more
New Prototypes, New Office
good news: we just got the next prototypes for the certification process. Additionally we have resolved a problem which turned out more and more to be a bottleneck... Read more
Coffee Mugs Shipped
a quick update: We have shipped the coffee mugs. It took a little bit longer than we had planned, but the mugs are really beautiful. It is... Read more
a quick end of week update what happened in the last month since Mr Beam II was funded. Though the campaign money has already arrived on our bank... Read more
BIG THANK YOU, BACKERS!
We did it!
The last 30 days were absolutely exciting for us. The last 5 minutes even more! Thanks to you we are able to realize Mr Beam II. Thank you... Read more
Only 24 hours left
the final day of our campaign has started and we're still overwhelmed by your support. Thanks for all your questions, suggestions, kind words of support and making a... Read more
Recycling Painted Scrap Wood
- sorry for the interruption again, but today we're on fire.
We met our backers Don and Clau, they own a Mr Beam Kit from our first campaign... Read more
Cutting 20mm thick foam
the week has just begun and we are starting it with another update. Recently our backer galenosteamasked if we can cut polyurethane sponge and if yes what is... Read more
Stretch goals, Focus, Speed & Kraftplex
it is wonderful to have such amazing backers like you. Another 6 days to go and you are still pushing to get more in.
The 700k stretch goal... Read more
Halftime and 779% funded
thanks to you our campaign is developing great. We take the chance to provide you some statistics from backstage:
- half of the funding period is over and reached... Read more
First small steps towards production
as our campaign is developing really well, we have decided to start the preparation for production right away. The most important part is the safety housing which will... Read more
Stretch goal announcement
now the campaign is running 6 days and has already passed 500%- that is impressive. We have to confess that we were not prepared for that and... Read more
We did not expect that at all
now the campaign of Mr Beam II is running for a bit more than 50 hours. All early bird rewards are already gone and we got amazing feedback.... Read more
We didn't even finish celebrating our Kickstarter launch and we're already 100% funded within 4 hours. This is amazing! Thank you so much for your support. You are awesome! We are already... Read more