Bomber Barrel Bag

A project in San Francisco, CA by Bomber Barrel

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The classic barrel bag redesigned for the Modern Man Introducing Bomber Barrel — the best damn everyday carry.
Backers: 5102
Average Pledge Per Backer: $84

Funded: $430,393 of $15,000
Dates: Oct 14th -> Dec 13th (61 days)
Project By: Bomber Barrel
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Latest News

The most funded bag ever on Kickstarter is now under $70

December 21st - via: popsci.com
The premium Bomber Barrel duffel bag—the most funded bag ever on Kickstarter—is now under $70 and even comes with a neat travel kit. (Read More)

This Is One of the Most Funded Bags in Kickstarter History

December 11th - via: thedailybeast.com
Founded in San Francisco by Vincent Pilot Ng and Andrew Nguyen, Bomber & Company prides itself on selling versatile, high-grade travel equipment. In 2014, the duo created a Kickstarter campaign for its Bomber Barrel Duffle, which was so successful that Bomber & Company raised over $430,000 and sold over 50,000 bags. In fact, it's one of Kickstarter's most funded bags ever — and for good reason. (Read More)

This military-grade duffel is Kickstarter's most funded bag ever

July 7th - via: mashable.com
This premium quality, weather-resistant duffel features a padded, quick-release shoulder strap, reinforced handles, watertight zippers, and lots of pockets. (Read More)

Get the Bomber Barrel duffel and travel like a boss

April 30th - via: dailydot.com
The Bomber Barrel Duffel is the highest-funded bag on Kickstarter, and it's easy to see why when you see how many cool features it boasts. (Read More)


December 12th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello Backers! We only have 8 hours left! We're almost there.  It would be amazing if you can share the project for one last push.  Lets hit $420K!USE THIS LINK - bit.ly/BomberBarrelUSE THIS LINK - bit.ly/BomberBarrelUSE THIS LINK -... (Read More)

LAST DAY - Bomber Barrel Best Damn Everyday Carry

December 12th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello Backers!Today is the last day of our campaign.  This really started out as just a passion project.  We had no idea it was going to do $400K in funding. We're extremely grateful to be able to accomplish something of this magnitude along with... (Read More)

The COUNTDOWN has begun!!! Recap on Bomber Barrel Campaign

December 10th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello Backer!WOW!!! We only have 2 more days to go until we finish funding.  NEVER did we ever think we were going to do over $370K in funding!!!  This is incredible!  We are so thankful to be a part of this wonderful experience.  As we come... (Read More)

Survey and Shipping - BOMBER BARREL 3 DAYS LEFT!

December 8th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello! We only have 3 days left!  We're nearing the end of our campaign.  We are incredibly grateful to have your support.  We really wouldn't be here today if it wasn't for you and the Kickstarter community of supporters.  It has been another... (Read More)

0-100 Video and EXCITING NEWS!!!

December 7th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello!Heres the inside scoop...Production will begin today. Yes! You heard right! We have decided to begin production of the Bomber Barrel early.  Over the past week, we have gathered up our savings to put into the initial deposit to begin... (Read More)

Bomber Barrel Claimed the Title of "Most Successful Bag on Kickstarter"!

December 4th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello!We did it.  We have now claimed the title of the "Most Successful Bag on Kickstarter"!  Thank you guys for all the support this far.  We have come along way and we can not wait to get these bags into production and into your hands!  We're... (Read More)

10 Days left and New Upgrades to the Bomber Barrel for 350K Stretch Goal

December 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
Hello Backers!We have some exciting news about our $350K stretch goals. Integrity of the Bomber BarrelWe have received a bunch of suggestions for our $350K stretch goal.  Our vision is to find a way to improve the quality of the bag and incorporate... (Read More)

Final production Bomber Barrel Duffel came in!

November 30th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello! We have great news!  Our final production Bomber Barrel came in today and we put it to the test! This new Bomber Barrel has the waterproof zippers upgrade.  Feel free to check out the video! Stay awesome and be classy. Heres a clickable... (Read More)

New Video - Bomber Barrel - Gym

November 24th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello!Thank you so much for the awesome support!  We spent the weekend filming and editing this short video!  Feel free to check it out! Stay awesome and be classy. Heres a clickable link that you guys can use to share via Facebook or Twitter -... (Read More)

We are designing the Bomber Barrel together.

November 21st - via: kickstarter.com
Hello!We have officially hit $300K of funding and getting closer to our next stretch goal of $350K!!!   Bomber Barrel Duffel Bag Weekender Stretch Goal - We are designing the bag TOGETHER. We have a bunch of stretch goal ideas on the table and we... (Read More)


November 19th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi Everyone!Final reminder that our ThunderClap is going out tomorrow morning. Please please please sign up for it if you haven't yet. It only takes 5 seconds but will help us reach our Stretch Goal of $350K. Bomber Barrel ThunderClap Its basically a... (Read More)

Bomber Barrel Design Implementations

November 15th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello!We just want to drop in and say thank you for all the support this far.  We've come a long way and we're headed towards $285K very soon! We've received hundreds of comments and suggestions to the design aspect of the Bomber Barrel this far and... (Read More)

Superlatives- Bomber Barrel Duffel Bag: "Best Damn Everyday Carry" Now on Kickstarter!

November 15th - via: homesthetics.net
It is extremely practical, highly aesthetic and mind blowing simple. It is entitled the Bomber Barrel Duffel Bag. (Read More)

$350K Stretch Goal Option: Bomber Barrel water-resistant padding to the bottom

November 13th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi Everyone! Thanks so much for all the support so far!  From all the comments we've received, its pretty clear we do not want to change the material to the rubbery waterproofing.  This means that we will looking into new options for our $350K... (Read More)

Bomber Barrel Waterproof Materials samples came in today.

November 11th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello Backer!We've received many great suggestions for our next stretch goal of $350K.  A lot of backers mentioned that waterproofing the Bomber Barrel will be a great upgrade.  Waterproof material sample We had a week of discussion with our... (Read More)


November 7th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello!We're about to hit our $250K Stretch Goal today! That means everyone officially has waterproof zippers. We're so thankful for all the support from you. Without you, we wouldn't be able to create and bring the Bomber Barrel to life. Design... (Read More)


November 5th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello! We're making great progress so far. We're set to hit our $250K Stretch goal this week and it means that everyone will have waterproof zippers!!!IMPORTANT NEWS: This week we have set up a Thunderclap!  A Thunderclap is basically a... (Read More)

$250K Stretch Goal Recap for new backers!

November 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
Hello!We have had a bunch of new backers in the past week!  If you didn't get a chance to see our previous update, we have decided to add a stretch goal of $250K for waterproof zippers for the Bomber Barrel and Mini Bomber!   The waterproof zippers... (Read More)

$250K Stretch Goal Announcement - Waterproof Zippers

October 30th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello!Thank you so much for your support everyone!  It really is amazing to see how fast this project has progressed in just a little over two weeks!  You guys have done a phenomenal job at sharing and spreading the word about the project.Great... (Read More)

Stretch goal information

October 27th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello!Just wanted to drop in and say thank you.  We've had incredible support from the Kickstarter community in the past 2 weeks.  We wouldn't have been able to do this without your help.  Stretch GoalsWe have received many great suggestions for... (Read More)

$150K + Unlocked NEW Video

October 23rd - via: kickstarter.com
Hi Everyone!We are so excited to see all the support that we have received over the first 2 weeks of our campaign.  We wouldn't be able to design and create this awesome project without you guys. We have received a bunch of great ideas for stretch... (Read More)

Bomber Barrel 100K + Unlocked Video + Stretch Goals

October 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
Hello!Holy Moly Bomber Barrel!  We are at over $100K in funding!  That unlocks another short video. Sometimes with how stressful our lives get, we're all tempted to get away.  Kinda like that moment when we're stuck in a rut and we just feel like... (Read More)


October 15th - via: kickstarter.com
HelloWe have achieved $50K in funding in under 3 days!  This unlocks a secret new video.  Great job team! Keep sharing the project to unlock more surprises! Use this link -  http://kck.st/1qnFd41When we designed the Bomber Barrel, we sought to... (Read More)


October 15th - via: kickstarter.com
Tuesday, October 14th 20143:45 am - Bomber Barrel Team - Vince, Andrew, and Edgar ride matte black jetskis along the Pacific Coast and arrive at an undisclosed location 3.2 miles off shore from San Francisco.  They meet to discuss final touches and... (Read More)

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