SlushEngine Stepper Motor Driver

A project in by Justin Policarpio and Reiner Schmidt

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The SlushEngine is an advanced motor driver that works with the Raspberry Pi to move motors with precision, speed, and simplicity.
Backers: 69
Average Pledge Per Backer: $212 CAD

Funded: $14,646 CAD of $7,500 CAD
Dates: Apr 17th -> May 7th (20 days)
Project By: Justin Policarpio and Reiner Schmidt
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Latest News

Stretch Goal Hit with 48 Hours left - One more?

May 5th - via:
Hey Everyone, We hit our Stretch Goal!!!! with 48 Hours remaining! Let's try one more! $15,000 (Double our original Goal) If we hit $15,000 there will be a python based 3D printer example code included in the open source hardware!    Let's Do... (Read More)

4 More Days @ 148%

May 2nd - via:
Hi Everyone, Just wanted to send a quick update - we're up 148% of our $7,500 goal with only 4 days left! We thought it'd be cool to have a stretch goal and so here it is. Stretch Goal: $13,000If we hit $13,000 we will add to all Model X and Lite... (Read More)

We're Funded!!!

April 25th - via:
Thank you everyone!!!Yesterday evening our SlushEngine got funded 100% and we're so excited! We've already started planning out the production of the units and parts and also our T-Shirt design.  We technically have 11 more days for our campaign, so... (Read More)

One week @ 90%

April 24th - via:
We're in the final stretch! And we're so excited! We can't wait to share the SlushEngine with all of you backers! We also wanted to share with you a more detailed video of programming the SlushEngine that Reiner made for demonstration. It really... (Read More)

Need something lighter?

April 21st - via:
Hi Everyone! So the Kickstarter has been going great. We're at 80% ! Nearly there! Now we've been getting a lot of requests for something at a lower cost but something that still has 4 motor drivers. So, by popular demand we have The SlushEngine:... (Read More)

+50% and Staff Pick

April 21st - via:
We're super excited to share that we hit the 50% mark, and we also got a Staff Pick! Check it out!!! - Thanks for all the Robot Love everyone! We'll see you closer to the finish line! Justin  (Read More)

3 Days in @ 21%

April 19th - via:
Hi Everyone, We're 3 days in and we've hit our 20% mark! Some really amazing news is that we're on Product Hunt!!(  We love this site for new products, and so if you have a Twitter account, and wouldn't... (Read More)

First Day - Kickstarter @ 10%

April 18th - via:
Hi Everyone, So I'm excited to say we survived our first day on Kickstarter and we're up 10% There's a long road ahead, but we'll spend time this weekend and the days following sharing some photos and videos. If you follow us on Instagram at... (Read More)

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