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We've re-invented the mobile office. Solar powered USB charger, Bluetooth speakers, integrated lock, and an organized storage system.
We've re-invented the mobile office. With Lifepack, you're ready for anything. Lifepack was launched on Kickstarter Feb 29th 2016 and is available now at: www.GetLifepack.com
We've re-invented the mobile office. With Lifepack, you're ready for anything. Lifepack was launched on Kickstarter Feb 29th 2016 and is available now at: www.GetLifepack.com
3,705 backers pledged $613,917 to help bring this project to life.

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      Julia Roberts on September 9

      I have had my backpack now for almost a year and it's working great. My solar bank is awesome. What a great product! I recently went without power due to hurricane Irma here in Antigua and solar bank kept my phone & portable radio charged.

    2. Solgaard Design 3-time creator on September 4

      @Dave, We're sorry to hear your issue. Please send us an email so we can proper assist you with your concern. Thank you! -Jenina

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      Dave on August 28

      I can't unlock my lock, can u help me? Thank u

    4. Solgaard Design 3-time creator on August 28

      @Eulogio L. Ortiz, So sorry to hear that! Please send us a private message so we can further assist you. -Jenina

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      Eulogio L. Ortiz
      Superbacker
      on August 4

      Did I miss something but I still haven't received my Lifepack! What's up?

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      Tiffany on July 31

      got the response and thanks for the help Jenina :D

    7. Solgaard Design 3-time creator on July 31

      @Stan Olejarz and @Joey, we're very sorry to hear your problems. Please send us an email so we can assist you further.

      @Tiffany, We're also sorry about that. I believe that I got your email and responded to it already.

      -Jenina

    8. Joey
      Superbacker
      on July 24

      I met with the same problem too.. the lock passcode was change when I put in in now I can't unlock to use

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      Tiffany on July 19

      Hi I got the same problem as Matt Myers. The solar bank will not charge and no blue light. I tried to charge it for 2 days now. Nothing. Just want to let the community know that there is such problem.

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      Stan Olejarz on July 13

      I have used this bag daily for a few months. After a few weeks one of the zipper handles fell off and now the 2 of the number dials on the lock have also fallen off. Funny because I have never really used the lock. Overall an okay bag but showing some poor quality and craftsmanship.

    11. Solgaard Design 3-time creator on July 10

      @Eulogio L. Ortiz, we're so sorry to hear that. Can you please send us a private message with your physical address? I have checked our account and we actually uploaded your bag and it got cancelled. So sorry for the inconvenience.

      @Timmy nguyen, sorry to hear that happened to your lock! Please send us an email so we can further assist you.

      @Marty999, glad to hear that you like the new version of the solarbank. Yes, it can charge any new version with USB-C charging.

      @Argelis Torres, Sorry to hear about your issue! Unfortunately, there's no easy way to reset the code of your lock.

      @Matt Myers, sorry to hear about your problem. Please send us an email for further assistance.

      To those with concerns or clarifications, you can best reach us at info@solgaard.co.
      -Jenina

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      Matt Myers on June 25

      Hello, I purchase a bag, have had it for a couple of months, however my solarbank recently stopped working and will not charge ( no blue lights). What's the warranty process to return and receive a new solarbank? Everything else with the bag is great.

    13. Argelis Torres on June 22

      Its possible to reset the Lock, I Accidentally locked, and dont remember de code.

    14. Marty999 on June 20

      Love the new solar charger. I cant send a message on the other page, wondering one thing: can it charge a macbook? You should try to increase the volts that come out of a port. Unfortunately 5V from a USB is too low to charge a mac... 12V would be perfect. Is this something that is possible? If so, I'm buying one

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      Timmy nguyen on June 20

      My security lock broke apart right before my eyes as I was unlocking it from the backpack.

      Is there a warranty on this?

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      Eulogio L. Ortiz
      Superbacker
      on June 6

      Did I miss something- still waiting for my lifepack!!! Please what's up?

    17. Solgaard Design 3-time creator on May 31

      @Justin Loh, we're sorry for the delay and incovenience. Kindly send us a PM/email so we can further assist you! Looking forward to your message, and thanks again for appreciating Lifepack!

      @Federico Giorgini, we're sorry to hear your problem. A video would be great. Kindly send it directly to us so we can also further assist you.

      @Claude kindly email/PM us for more information.

      @Nicola Lau, we're sorry to hear your problem. Kindly send us a PM/email so we can further assist you.

      @Kalle Müller, have you tried charging your solarbank via USB cable charger first? Did you top up your units? For further assistance, kindly send us an email/PM.

      To those with concerns or clarifications, you can best reach us at info@solgaard.co.
      -Jenina

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      Federico Giorgini on May 28

      Hi creators, i bought 4 bags, i wrote 14 days ago about problem with may solarbank, since three days ago also my girlfriend's solarbank has not worked properly, is it possible to arrange a replacement for both our solarbanks? everything else is fine with all the four bags, no problems with lockers

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      Kalle Müller on May 28

      I have 4 bags from Kickstarter. I found out 3 solar banks do not charge at all.
      I got one replaced but also replacements does not charge by Solar. Only blinking leds but zero goes into battery, z e r o !!

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      Nicola on May 23

      Problem with the locks :(

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      Claude on May 19

      @creator Very happy with the bag and battery/speaker. I am wondering how loud the speaker is supposed to be? I have a feeling that mine is a lot less loud than at the begnning. Could it be?

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      Federico Giorgini on May 14

      hi creators, everything has been totally fine with my solarbank till yesterday. now it blinks under the sun, so i guess it is still charging itself, but the solarbank does not charge my phone anymore and i cannot turn the bank on, so i cannot connect is through the bluetooth with my phone, and i have done that without any problem till yesterday. i can sent you a video if you want.

    23. Justin Loh on May 11

      Hi Adrian, I have issues with my lock too! A replacement will be great. tried to lock my bag to the chair and it can't open as the numbers got scrambled. It's not working now.

      Thanks.
      Justin

      PS: aside from this issue, the bag is amazing! Love it lots.

    24. Solgaard Design 3-time creator on May 10

      Hi Thim and Annie, We are aware of the issues with the lock. We are working on a replacement lock and have been since March. The new tooling is being opened at the moment. Anyone that has issues with their lock will be sent a free replacement. It is taking a long time for this lock to be completed since it is a complex custom made part, inside of the lock there are 30 moving pieces which all need to be perfect.

      On the current product we have had around 140 issues on the lock in total, some with lost combinations/accidentally scrambled/some broken. Keep in mind that this is out of over 12,500 bags in peoples hands today. It is a little over a 1% failure rate.

      To anyone that has an issue with their lock please send an email to info@solgaard.co and we will replace your lock when they are completed later this year.

      Re: Annie, the other bag project. As mentioned in the comment I made on that page - that bag was made in the same factory as Lifepack. We have a Non-Disclosure Agreement (NDA) with them and their design team during our lock discussions. They are clearly infringing on our utility patent which is still not under full public disclosure. I have shown our patent documents to their team in person but did not send a digital copy of the documents as my lawyer recommended not to. It is a an illegal move on their part and our lawyers will be in touch with them in due course. I'm being quite transparent about this in this message and will not post further comments about it as this is an issue to be dealt with by lawyers privately and not in an public forum.

      I'm a man of my word and I will keep my promise on getting the replacement locks to those who need them. It will take some time for product development, and will be much later this year by the time we can send them. I appreciate your patience.

      -Adrian

    25. Thim
      Superbacker
      on May 10

      I agree with Annie the lock for my bag worked fot a few days now it is totally unusable. It needs major improvement.

    26. Annie
      Superbacker
      on May 9

      @ Solgaard/Adrian Just read the comments on clickpack pro (I'm not a backer of theirs) in terms of the lock. I feel that the retractable lock should be improved, because as of now I have to physically push mine in. If clickpack pro's retractable lock really does retract as it's suppose to, they definitely have a better design there. Might need to improve on that for the next upcoming version :)

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      Dean on May 1

      All in all a total nightmare. Package arrived so late that I was not in the country any more. Then a customs nightmare involving heavy fines for incorrectly declared package contents. On top of the customs duties made it the most expensive bag ever. Refused the Lifepack and told them to send it back.

    28. Psypang Kao on April 28

      I still haven't got my Lifepack, but I can buy it from Amazon. What can I say?
      Hope the Lifepack team can deal with it as soon as possible. Don't let someone who like Lifepack down.

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      John Greene on April 28

      Still waiting for that update on the shoulder bags! Congrats on the 1 year anniversary, shoulder bag backers would love some update. It's not too much to ask is it?

    30. Solgaard Design 3-time creator on April 27

      @Khushbash, @Aaron Hong, and @Christian, So sorry to hear your troubles. Kindly send us an email so we can further assist you. Thanks!

      @Reese, We are very sorry for the lack of update but Adrian will have a firm update soon! Thank you so much for your kind understanding. Also, we're happy to hear that you love the solarbank. Way to go! ^^

      For questions and inquiries, kindly send us an email so we can assist you. Have a beautiful day! :) -Jenina

    31. Reese on April 24

      Ah, you did kinda respond, sorry.

      But I've read that direct messages are being sent to backers of the shoulderbag, and I have not got one yet. Mind sending one my way.

      Many thanks, and still love the powerbank to this day, nifty device, works so well with my Nintendo Switch. ;)

    32. Reese on April 24

      Hi guys.

      I backed the shoulderbag and have heard nothing for months.

      Mind updating me on what's happening?

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      Christian on April 24

      So I love the bag and my battery works great, BUT, my lock busted. I would notice that my lock would separate from time to time and reset my combination. It was not a big deal because the lock would only separate a few millimeters and I would just have to input my combination, press the lock together and it would easily function as normal. Yesterday however, I heard metal fall from my bag only to find that my lock split in half and all the gears fell out. The only piece I was able to recover was the internal lock itself. My question, may I receive replacement parts? My lock has pretty much been stripped.

    34. Aaron Hong on April 24

      I'm having the same issue as Khushbash. I didn't change my code from the default and haven't used it a for a while, but it no longer opens.

    35. Khushbash on April 22

      Hi, So I didnt use my life pack for a while and now the code I entered doesnt like lock it like the lock opens on any code. How do I fix this? I tried to hold the lock down and then circle the numbers to a different combo and it doesnt work. Thanks!

    36. Solgaard Design 3-time creator on April 20

      @Marty999, @Taku Furukawa We're sorry to hear that. Please send us an email for further assistance.

      Thank you and have a nice day! -Jenina

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      Taku Furukawa on April 20

      My battery is not charging. The light doesn't flash. Is it broken? Can I get it fixed?

    38. Marty999 on April 18

      My battery is not charging via solar. I am not sure why? The lights flash, but it does not charge. Anyone else having this problem? It does recharge when I plug it in, but not by solar.

    39. Anurag Edbor on April 15

      please do nkt reply to my comment saying u guys will be investigating the matter and thank me for my patience...im sorry but thats the 7th or 8th time ive already got the mail saying that. im sorry for the comment but it would be much appreciated if atleast somethings done about it.

    40. Anurag Edbor on April 15

      hey guys..its been almost two months since ive paid the shipping charges and im starting to get real worried. i still havent received my bag and being in the navy id have loved to recieve before i left for my tenure. i havent received any strong or confident reply from u giya regarding the situation. please revert back asap. ive sent u guys more than a dozen mails. n im really tired of chasing u guys for a strong reason as to why i havent received my bag yet. please do something about it ...

    41. Solgaard Design 3-time creator on April 13

      @John Greene and Ferrán García, Update from Adrian soon! Also, there's nothing to be worried about. :)

      @Scott Hammond, thank you for your concern and we're glad to hear that you love your bag! We believe that Lifepack is unique and there will be differences that will set us apart from the other anti-theft bags.

      -Jenina

    42. Scott Hammond on April 9

      Looks like this company is knocking off most of your awesome features! https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/clickpackpro/the-clickpack-pro-anti-theft-backpack/comments

      By the way, I LOVE my Lifepack!

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      Ferrán García on March 31

      Hi, Adrian.

      Almost a month has gone after the last "update" (it really wasn't) on shoulderbag. No more info, not a single word about it in a month.

      Will I receive it any time soon? Should I start to worry?

      Looking forward for your answer.

      Fernando.

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      John Greene on March 30

      Any timeline yet for the shoulder bag? Don't keep us hanging, give us some info? Please?

    45. Annie
      Superbacker
      on March 30

      @creator my solarbank can't charge at all. Can I send you guys a video

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      Marcin Kubiak on March 29

      pictures and video of issues of charging in the sun have been sent to info@solgaard.co.
      thank you.

    47. Solgaard Design 3-time creator on March 29

      @Reese, We're glad to hear that! Also, a window of plastic would block functional UV light for charging. With regards to the shoulder bags, updates soon! :)

    48. Solgaard Design 3-time creator on March 29

      @Noël Blum, We're glad to hear that! We appreciate your feedback! :)

      @Anurag Edbor, We're very sorry for the delay. We're having some trouble with other countries because of the lithium. As soon as we have a concrete information, we will surely update you. Thank you fory our patience.

      To those with concerns or clarifications, you can best reach us at info@solgaard.co.
      -Jenina

    49. Reese on March 28

      Everything works fine.

      Not a fan of the hole where the solar panel sticks out, wish there was a thin plastic sheet there instead to make it "naturally" water resistant.

      Anywho, looking forward to the "Lifepack Shoulder bag". When do you think that's shipping?

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      Noël Blum on March 28

      My Powerbank works perfectly fine.

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