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Aluminum & Bamboo Bicycle

A project in Fort Collins, CO by Aluboo Bikes

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A bamboo do-anything bike with unsurpassed ride quality.
Backers: 186
Average Pledge Per Backer: $549

Funded: $102,065 of $50,000
Dates: Mar 23rd -> May 7th (46 days)
Project By: Aluboo Bikes
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Latest News

18-Hour Countdown to $100K!

May 6th - via:
Aluboo Fam,  We are SO CLOSE to surpassing our $100K flex goal! We want to thank you all for spreading the word about our project, but we're not done yet. $3400 Away From Glory!As of this writing, we need to raise $3400–that's two Single Speeds... (Read More)

Eight Days for $100K! Upgrades, new pledge levels, and more!

April 28th - via:
Aluboo Fam, Per usual, it's our pleasure to be writing our excellent 166 backers! We are so grateful for your support, and can't believe the response there has been to the Aluboo so far!   We'd love to break our flex goal of $100,000 and get bamboo... (Read More)

New Video, Pictures, and Flex Goal!

April 13th - via:
First Off...Hey folks!  Sorry we haven't sent an update recently–since we broke our fundraising goal in 9 days thanks to the support of our excellent backers, we've been hustling to get production all ready and doing some press!   We had some... (Read More)

Fort Collins' Aluboo Bikes blows by $50K Kickstarter goal

April 4th - via:
FORT COLLINS, CO - A mere nine days after launching its Kickstarter campaign to raise $50,000, Aluboo Bikes blew by that number, helping fund the company’s first run of bamboo bikes. As of Thursday the crowd-sourced fundraising campaign had raised $62,000, boding well for the future of the Fort Collins-based bike company. (Read More)


April 1st - via:
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TIME TO BREAK 100%! Plus Pics and Press!

March 29th - via:
Thank you everyone for your support in helping us exceed 80% of our goal in less than a week! LET'S BREAK OUR GOAL THIS WEEKEND!  If we do, we'll introduce our first flex goal–SOMETHING WE CAN'T WAIT TO TELL YOU ABOUT! To do that, we need to get... (Read More)

Update #1: Sprinting out of the Gate! 50% Raised in 36 Hours!

March 24th - via:
WOW! OUR BACKERS ROCK!You folks are AMAZING!  We are FLOORED by the show of support from all of our Early Backers this weekend–we have surpassed 50% of our goal in 36 hours.  That's a REALLY big deal to us–we didn't expect anything like this... (Read More)

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