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The Ridge: Front Pocket Wallet

A project in Santa Barbara, CA by Daniel Kane

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More than a minimalist wallet. An aluminum, RFID-blocking card holder and money clip solution with integrated expandable track.
Backers: 5305
Average Pledge Per Backer: $50

Funded: $266,622 of $12,000
Dates: Jan 22nd -> Mar 5th (42 days)
Project By: Daniel Kane
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Production has started!

April 5th - via:
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Thin Is In: Minimalist Wallets Go Gangbusters on Kickstarter

March 29th - via:
Wanna see something weird? Search for “wallet” on Kickstarter. You’ll end up with pages of projects — many of them highly funded. For a site that’s largely associated with hopeful tech products, these wallets (106 projects) are right up there with iPhone stands (115 projects). (Read More)

New Samples and Process update

March 16th - via:
hey everyone! The new samples of the Kickstarter limited edition and titanium versions are in and I wanted to share the first photos. We have also made a few small details to improve the design on these samples that will be applied to all of the... (Read More)

Successfully Funded!

March 6th - via:
All we can say is thank you! This campaign has been amazing so far and we can't wait to be delivering everyone their pledges. We have opened up a website to accomodate pre-orders that will ship out after all of the Kickstarter... (Read More)

Home Stretch!

March 4th - via:
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Stretch Goals and New Reward Levels

February 8th - via:
Stretch Goals! We have added a total of 5 new reward levels as stretch goals, including a Kickstarter special edition with green elastic and options for outer Titanium plates. The new rewards are as follows: 1- Kickstarter Special Edition: The "New"... (Read More)

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January 30th - via:
People have been using crowdfunding tools like Kickstarter and Indiegogo to raise the money necessary to bring their ideas to life. For every smash success that meets its goal and raises all the money it needs, there are so many more that never get funded and don't even get off the ground. If you're feeling generous and want to invest in some upcoming hardware, take a look as these cool projects we've rounded up that are raising money right now. (Read More)

Name Change

January 29th - via:
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new logo options

January 28th - via:
Hey everyone! The amount of support and feedback we have received so far is simply amazing. I want to thank you guys so much for the early support and say that my dad and I couldn't be more excited to get to work! We'll be sending out updates such... (Read More)

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