Monday, November 25, 2013

Tucson Kickstarter Projects: Dipsticks and Spinning Tops

Posted By on Mon, Nov 25, 2013 at 12:36 PM

Tired of crawling under the Christmas tree to check and fill the water? You should consider backing Thomas West's "dipstick" Kickstarter campaign. West is trying to raise $1,500 to build a Macgyver-like device that will measure the water levels and refill without having to get on your hands and knees.

"The funds will go towards the materials and equipment to manufacture the product and get the idea off the ground and into production," West says on his Kickstarter page. $10 gets you a thank you card, $15 gets you the dipstick, and $25 gets you the stick and funnel. West has less than 8 days to raise $935.

I guess we all can't be Kickstarter wizards like Amber Rix. Rix has launched her third a successful project, and she's currently at $40,711 with 12 days to go. Not including her Precision Machined Spinning Tops project, the 21 year-old Kickstarter prodigy has raised $233,936. You go girl.


Tags: , , , , , ,

Comments

Showing 1-1 of 1

Add a comment

 
Subscribe to this thread:
Showing 1-1 of 1

Add a comment

Today | Wed | Thu | Fri | Sat | Sun | Mon
PiYo Strength Class

PiYo Strength Class @ Floor Polish

Thursdays, 4:30-5:30 p.m.

All of today's events | Staff Picks

Staff Pick

Carnival of Illusion: Magic, Mystery & Oooh La La!

This top-rated illusion show is "Revitalizing Magic" by blending an international travel theme with all the charms… More

@ Scottish Rite Grand Parlour Saturdays. Continues through April 14 160 South Scott Ave

» More Picks

Submit an Event Listing

Popular Content

  1. The 'Freedom Center's' High School Course Is On Shaky Ground at TUSD (The Range: The Tucson Weekly's Daily Dispatch)
  2. Calling All Turkeys! Salvation Army in Desperate Need of Thanksgiving Staple (The Range: The Tucson Weekly's Daily Dispatch)
  3. Sweetie Needs a Home (The Range: The Tucson Weekly's Daily Dispatch)
  4. Steve Bannon Beats the Drum Against Undocumented Immigrants in Tucson Appearance (The Range: The Tucson Weekly's Daily Dispatch)
  5. Casa Video Top 10 (The Range: The Tucson Weekly's Daily Dispatch)

© 2017 Tucson Weekly | 7225 Mona Lisa Rd. Ste. 125, Tucson AZ 85741 | (520) 797-4384 | Powered by Foundation