tinyTesla: the Little Singing Tesla Coil Anyone Can Build

A project in Medford, MA by oneTesla

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Learn electronics, shoot lightning, and play music using electricity with tinyTesla! Also introducing oneTeslaTS, its big brother.
Backers: 1568
Average Pledge Per Backer: $214

Funded: $336,271 of $20,000
Dates: Jul 16th -> Aug 15th (30 days)
Project By: oneTesla
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Latest News

This is the final countdown

August 11th - via: kickstarter.com
Hey Backers,  Our campaign is only 3 days away from closing. This has been one crazy month! This campaign has raised over 1000% funding, and we're so close to $300k! We need your help in spreading the word in these final days, so share us on... (Read More)

Meet the AmTech Family

August 4th - via: kickstarter.com
Here at oneTesla we want to focus on what we do best: designing high-voltage kits that everyone loves. While managing a packaging workforce for the past year has been a learning experience, we’ve decided to hand off the kitting work to folks who... (Read More)

Crowdfunding Mailbox: tinyTesla, GripSnap & After Reset RPG

August 2nd - via: crowdfundinsider.com
This weeks edition of #CrowdfundingMailbox is being written on the road. As we enter in the the final days of summer staff is light as we all try and squeeze in a few days of vacation. (Read More)

tinyTesla: the tiny coil that sparks, sings and teaches

July 28th - via: slashgear.com
A lot of things today are about building things on your own, with things like Raspberry Pi and MakerBot. But how about building your own Tesla coil right at home, or preferably in school? tinyTesla is trying to deliver just that, but, instead of shipping something educational but boring, oneTesla, the startup behind it, will be helping you build a Tesla coil that can sing. (Read More)

New addition: pre-soldered tinyTesla kit!

July 27th - via: kickstarter.com
Due to overwhelming demand from our backers, we've decided to add a pre-soldered tinyTesla kit option for $199. Many of you are science teachers wanting to use tinyTesla for classroom demos, musicians who want to experiment with the unique properties... (Read More)

The cake is (sort of) a lie

July 27th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi Backers! tinyTesla has tipped over $150k this weekend. Is there such a thing as saying 'thank you' too many times? If not, thank you all once again for supporting this project. Also, thanks for the cake! It was sort of a lie because it was ice... (Read More)

Fixed mode & SD card support stretch goals reached! Can we get to Bluetooth support?

July 23rd - via: kickstarter.com
Thanks to all of you, our fantastic backers, we’ve unlocked our next two stretch goals: standalone/fixed-frequency support on the tinyTesla interrupter, and SD card support on the oneTeslaTS interrupter!  What does the standalone feature on... (Read More)


July 21st - via: kickstarter.com
Dear Backers, Our campaign has been running for a little under a week and we've already got over 500 backers and $100,000 in pledges. It's so great to see the amount of people who are interested in flexing their soldering muscles! You can check out... (Read More)

Build your own singing Tesla coil

July 21st - via: cnet.com
TinyTesla allows anyone to build a Tesla coil that shoots arcs of electricity and plays simple MIDI music files. (Read More)

Build Your Very Own Tesla Coil With The tinyTesla Kit (video)

July 17th - via: geeky-gadgets.com
Ever fancied building your very own Tesla coil? Well now you can using the tinyTelsa kit, which has been developed by industrious company oneTesla. (Read More)

We made it, and fast!

July 16th - via: kickstarter.com
Dear backers, We flew past our goal in under 12 hours, and now we've doubled it! We’re absolutely blown away. We had no idea what to expect with this Kickstarter campaign, but we certainly didn’t expect to do this well. Thanks to everybody for... (Read More)

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