Hi there backers, Brendan here and I am going to give you an update about the company, what we are doing and also our schedules.
I have prepared... Read more
Update on Friday
I mentioned there would be an update today. Unfortunately, we were not able to finalise some details for shipping and refunds.
Therefore, expect an update at the same... Read more
Roger here. First off, I’d like to apologise for the lack of response to queries sent to us. We’ve had a bit of a turnover in our support... Read more
Weekly Update: Our Commitment to You
Brendan here. The recent incident with the refund schedule sure has handed some lessons our way but our commitment has not changed and I reiterate them below:
1) Buccaneer-C... Read more
Urgent Update: Refund Scheduling Reworked
Once again, we are so very sorry for the mistake in the algorithm we used to calculate the dates.
The script calculated in months instead of weeks... Read more
Urgent Update: Mistake with Refund Scheduling
We have noticed a lot of discussion about the refunds.
Upon checking, we realized that the script used to calculate the refund dates has a serious error.... Read more
Kickstarter Backers Options - Action Required
Pirate3D is truly sorry for the inconvenience we have caused our backers due to the delays involved in the delivery and fulfillment of our 3D Printer.
We've... Read more
Yo ho ho my fellow swashbucklers! It's me your ever updating Brendan, with your update for August.
Your stickers are finally printed and will be mailed out over the... Read more
End of Kickstarter + Info Collection
Hi everyone! Here we are at the end of our project and beginning of a great adventure! This update serves mainly for those who have never used Kickstarter and unsure... Read more
A Little More on Development!
We understand that there have been times during our Kickstarter campaign that we have been missing in action. No, we weren't chugging rum on a sunny desert island... Read more
We're nearing the end of our Kickstarter campaign, and boy has it been a wild ride! We are really ecstatic to have made it so far, and we... Read more
The Pirate Crew needs YOUR help! (Shipping and stuff)
Hi there everyone!!
In the coming months we will be tackling the great beast of shipping and fulfillment and we need your help to provide insights / tips so we... Read more
New Stretch Goals!
As promised, we're delivering on our $1,000,000 stretch goal of official ABS support! Buccaneers can now use ABS material, with ABS settings included in the default.
We structured our stretch... Read more
Bumper Stickarrrrs and T Shirts
We have had tons of questions asking how you can order a T-Shirt / Bumper sticker along with your printer pledges and here is how:
1) Add $7... Read more
Makerspacing Palo Alto City Library
A quick update for everyone.
We're going to be helping Palo Alto City Library set up a makerspace with our Buccaneers! This is in line with our vision of spreading... Read more
$1,000,000 Stretch Goal - Official ABS Support
Pirate3D will be offering official acrylonitrile butadiene styrene (ABS) support at the $1,000,000 mark! We will be providing software settings for ABS plastic as well as offering the material itself in... Read more
Crowdsourced Funding; Crowdsourced Goals!
Dear Kickstarter backers,
The Kickstarter admin have informed us that our previous $500,000 stretch goal of bringing 3D printers to African institutions is not allowed.
This is regrettable, however we... Read more
Pirate Code: Giving Back
Hi there everyone!
We are nearing 500k on Kickstarter and are extremely grateful to all our backers! We have been asked many times for stretch goals here is our first... Read more
Thanks to all our great backers! Broke our funding goal in 10 minutes!
Going pretty well on our maiden voyage. We are all so very very excited that our dream and project is off to a great start!
Thank you all for... Read more