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The Nomad CNC Mill

A project in El Segundo, CA by Carbide 3D LLC

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The Nomad 883 is a ready-to-run CNC Mill that's at home in any environment.
Backers: 363
Average Pledge Per Backer: $1415

Funded: $513,665 of $30,000
Dates: Apr 29th -> May 30th (31 days)
Project By: Carbide 3D LLC
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Latest News

Only 48 Hours Left!

May 28th - via:
We're now within 48 hours of the end of our Kickstarter campaign. We've had a great time through this stage of our company but we're excited to wind down the sales and PR functions for a few weeks while we focus on making machines. (We're fairly sure... (Read More)

Maker Faire Mega Update

May 16th - via:
We reached our stretch goal a few days ago so we're going to be shipping a flip jig with each machine plus a vise for INNER CIRCLE pledges.  To say we're blown away by the support we've received is an understatement.  We're incredibly thankful for... (Read More)

Photos of the Day: CNC Mill Explodes on Kickstarter

May 8th - via:
Carbide 3D has spent 10 months developing the Nomad CNC Mill, and it has taken Kickstarter by storm with successful funding of $30,000 in less than 15 hours of launch. The Nomad is designed with a rigid aluminum frame to provide professional, accurate parts from a variety of materials. (Read More)

$200K and a Stretch Goal

May 6th - via:
We just passed $200K in pledges last night.  It's beginning to sound trite but we really do appreciate the support we're received and the trust that you've all placed in us.  We cannot thank you enough. Actually, we can think of one way to thank... (Read More)

Mini-CNC Positioned as 3D Printer Alternative

May 4th - via:
Start-up Carbide3D has launched the Nomad 883, a U.S.-produced desktop CNC machine. Positioned as an alternative to immensely popular 3D printers, Carbide 3D has raised $150,000 so far, five times its original modest goal of $30,000 - with another two weeks to go on its investment fundraising campaign. (Read More)

Over $100K!!!

May 3rd - via:
We've exceeded another goal- we're above $100k in the first 4 days. We're blown away by the support we've gotten from the Kickstarter community.   We cannot thank you enough and we can't wait to see what the remaining weeks hold. We thought we'd... (Read More)

What a Start!

April 29th - via:
WOW. We've been excited about the Nomad 883 for months, but sure is good to know we've got a lot of company. It took just over 15 hours to reach our goal. Thank you. Thank you. Thank you. We are on a mission to give people the tools to create what... (Read More)

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