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HackedPack: The Hammock-Backpack

A project in Nanjing, China by Nick Scroggs

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A simple but ingenious unification of two complimentary outdoor products. Now you'll always have your hammock with you!
Backers: 142
Average Pledge Per Backer: $106

Funded: $15,018 of $6,600
Dates: Jul 15th -> Aug 16th (33 days)
Project By: Nick Scroggs
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September 1st - via:
HackedPack is a start-up with some experience funding bags through Kickstarter. A while back they created the ‘Hammock-Backpack’ which more than doubled its goal of $6,600 by raising the impressive total of $15,018. (Read More)

Hammocking for social responsibility??

August 14th - via:
Hi everybody, Fred here. Our Kickstarter is drawing to a close, and we have been really blown away by the show of support. Our original goal was to get enough to partially fund the first run - we were expecting to invest our own money to get things... (Read More)

HackedPack T-shirts now available for only $10

August 13th - via:
We have been looking into a lot of different stretch goals recently, but because of the small nature of our operation and the fact that the upgrades will be optional or free, a lot of what we are interested in is out of reach for such a small... (Read More)

Fresh out of the factory!

August 12th - via:
Yesterday Mr. Tang sent our specially produced backpack to us hot off the machines. Combined with our custom-made hammock and straps from Mr. Liu, we've got our first factory-produced Hammock-Backpack! We think it's awesome and we wanted to share it... (Read More)

We hit our stretch goal of $9,000!

August 4th - via:
Hi Everyone, First of all, I would like to say thanks to all of our backers! Without you none of this would have been possible. We have hit our stretch goal of $9,000 so everyone at the Hammock-Backpack level and above will have their urban... (Read More)

Half way through the campaign!

July 31st - via:
We are half way through our campaign, and we have been really busy recently! I took a quick trip down to visit our backpack manufacturer Mr. Tang. Now that we know we will be funded, it was time to let him know that production will happen and also... (Read More)

HackedPack hits its first goal!

July 25th - via:
Hey everybody!  We're super excited to announce that the Hammock Backpack has reached its first funding goal, meaning that we are ready to start our first production run! We couldn't have done this without your support, so thank you from the bottom... (Read More)

48 hours later....

July 16th - via:
Holy Hammock Backers, Batman -- it's almost been 2 days and we are very close to the half way mark. We are completely blown away by the show of support the Hammock-Backpack is enjoying!  A few of our close friends were on hand to watch us push the... (Read More)

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