A brief Kickstarter reflection
It has now been over a month since our final Kickstarter turntable shipped. Our backers seem to really love their Orbits, and we hope that our turntable continues to bring music... Read more
Christmas Eve at U-Turn
Happy holidays! We are closing down the workshop for a couple of days to let the team spend some time with their loved ones. For the first time... Read more
Please Read: Holiday Shipping
We are plugging away to get the remaining Limited Edition tables out the door. If you have not received your table yet, you can count on it arriving... Read more
Limited Editions begin shipping tomorrow!
We received the first batch of acrylic platters today, and will finally begin shipping out Kickstarter Limited Editions tomorrow. The remainder of the platters are being produced as we speak... Read more
Acrylic platter samples are in!
We received production samples of our corrected acrylic platters yesterday. It will be roughly a week before we receive the full order, but a smaller batch of 50 should arrive... Read more
Quick Shipping Update
Every day, more and more backers are receiving their Orbits! We are currently halfway through delivering basic Orbits (we are at roughly backer #600 right now). We hope that everyone... Read more
Shipping Update: Getting Ramped Up
Since our last update, we have shipped what we can with our initial stock and have refined our assembly process considerably. The majority of backers have not yet received turntables,... Read more
Shipping & Final Production Specs
Shipping starts tomorrow! The first units are assembled, packaged, and will be picked up by UPS in the morning.
This shipment is an initial run. It will be about 2... Read more
Getting dialed in
Last update, we mentioned three supplier-related issues that were delaying shipment. Two of these issues have been resolved, but one crucial stopgap remains - namely, dialing in the... Read more
We're almost there!
We are on track to begin shipping very soon. However, due to a couple supplier-related delays, we cannot yet give a firm ship date.... Read more
Quick production update + live Q&A this afternoon
Production is officially underway. We are currently building up individual assemblies in anticipation of final build/testing. We have also been busy training our new production team members -... Read more
Shipping Information & More Product Updates!
July is fast approaching and we could not be more excited about beginning delivery. All backers will be receiving a shipping survey from Kickstarter in the next few... Read more
Shipping Timeline and Product Status
Throughout the production process, our mission has been to deliver the highest quality product we are capable of building. Thanks to the outpouring of support we received during... Read more
Production Checklist and Status
Delivering your Kickstarter rewards is our single highest priority, and we are working overtime every day to make it happen as soon as possible. As we said in our campaign,... Read more
Video update for our backers
U-Turn thanks their backers and talks logistics in their first update video! A couple quick administrative notes:
1. We will be sending out surveys to gather your shipping information when... Read more
The Final Countdown
It's hard to believe that there are just two days left in the campaign! As of today, we have raised over 300% of our original funding target. We are incredibly... Read more
New Color and Specs
We are absolutely blown away by the support the Orbit has gotten! Many thanks to everyone who helped us hit our $125k stretch goal, and there are still 13 days... Read more
Notes from our first week
Many thanks to everyone who has supported us so far. Only 4 days in and over 50% funded! A couple quick end of the week notes:
1. The Orbit Kickstarter... Read more