OpenBeam - Status Update
Hello Kickstarter backers,
My apologies for the long delay between updates. We've been making more regular updates over on Blog.OpenBeamUSA.com, but as the project has not been officially wrapped up... Read more
Ship hold lifted
Last Friday, after more packaging drop test and another round of test shipment being received intact, we lifted the ship hold. As of right now, almost all of the $45,... Read more
Ship Hold, Kicking it Forward (OpenRail)
My old mentor used to say that mistakes are an opportunity for improvement. Well, we have some opportunity for improvement coming right up. We are currently in ship hold -... Read more
"The goods are here, Mr. Tam"
(For those of you not into Chinese Triad movies, the line above is usually spoken by some bad-ass looking guy in a nice Armani suit and sunglasses, to the triad... Read more
Update #12 - OpenBeam Launch Party, fulfillment status
There had been some more slight delay with OpenBeam fulfillment. Our team is on top of it, and we should start shipping next week. More information here:
http://blog.openbeamusa.com/2012/06/15/update-12-almost-shipping/... Read more
We now take a break from our regularly scheduled programming...
Terence here, on the ground in San Francisco. OpenBeam will be sharing a booth with Logos Electromechanical LLC., at MakerFaire along with a few other projects born at Metrix:Create Space.... Read more
We are going to be doing updates a little differently, moving forward. As the project picks up in pace, and as we expect more photos, videos, CAD files... Read more
Revised Gantt Chart (and ship dates), plus a little surprise...
12 hours left on the funding clock, and I've got a few pleasant surprises for all of you...
As you may recall from Update #6, I elected to... Read more
Tooling launch, new parts, webstore, and more!
As we sail pass the 200% funded mark tonight, I'd like to turn our attention back to the engineering side and share some cool news with you all:... Read more
Gantt Charts, project schedules and risk buys
Halfway into the funding campaign, and we definitely have entered the "slow" period. Mind you, even during this "slow" period, we are still steadily marching upwards at a... Read more
We made it!!!
One week and a few hours after launch, we've successfully cleared our KickStarter fund raising goal of $30,000.00.
Thank you everyone for your support - we couldn't have done... Read more
OpenBeam in the news, funding status and international shipping
First of all, thank you everybody for believing in the OpenBeam project and for your support. We've had an incredible past few days, and we surely hope that... Read more
Facebook page, international shipping
Terence here, I'm taking a break here from calculating international postages to let you all know that we've finally gotten enough likes on our Facebook page to register... Read more
Wow! What an incredible 48 hours!
Thank you for everyone's support so far. The first 48 hours have been pretty incredible - we raised 11% of our $30,000 goal within the first 48 hours.... Read more