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Obtineo - it's a Safety Razor Display Lather Mug

A project in Watertown, WI by Cory Roehl

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Obtineo holds your safety razor, shave brush, and soap. Made of Porcelain, Obtineo looks elegant in any bathroom as a lathering device.
Backers: 182
Average Pledge Per Backer: $74

Funded: $13,539 of $13,500
Dates: Jun 28th -> Aug 12th (45 days)
Project By: Cory Roehl
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Happy Friday! Folks of Kickstarter!

August 9th - via:
Just wanted to start out by saying a big Thanks to all my supporters and backers out there so far! I would have never guessed that less then a year after my last semester of college, I would be so close towards getting my first product I designed... (Read More)

New Updated Website launched today

August 6th - via:
Just wanted to share with and backers that we've launched a new website at and today... a little late in the game I know but, I would like to relaunch this project if it fails to be funded... (Read More)

Obtineo is in its last week and a half!

July 31st - via:
Hey Folks, Looks like it may be down to the wire! Feel free to post a link of the Obtineo Kickstarter on your Facebook accts, Linkedin's, Twitter, etc etc. or wherever you feel necessary! The more the merrier to help get this project funded and under... (Read More)

The size of Obtineo has been updated

July 23rd - via:
Over the past few weeks there has been much debate on weather the size of obtineo's base is large enough to create a lather and hold your favorite soaps.  I have been using the prototypes every other day myself and have noticed it is not difficult... (Read More)

Introducing A Kickstarter only! Limited Edition #'d Obtineo -GO GREEN SERIES- Avocado paint style

July 15th - via:
Just approved by the manufacturer, The Kickstarter only production run of the Obtineo - GO GREEN SERIES - Avocado paint style!   (Read More)

Hey Ladies, want to learn how to shave with a safety razor?

July 9th - via:
Check out this great youtube video by Tiffany of Razor Emporiums. She shows you how to properly create a lather and use a double edge safety razor! You too can save with this traditional wet shaving method! Enjoy! -CORY... (Read More)

Some Questions have arisen about the use of Porcelain for Obtineo

July 3rd - via:
I've had a few people worried about the strength of obtineo including a few of my manufacturers.  They suggested using a high fire stoneware that is designed to be handled. It is similar to commercial dinner plates and coffee mugs. It is strong... (Read More)

Using my 3d printed prototypes every morning this week!

June 29th - via:
Hi Kickstarter, Wanted to share with you that I have been using my rapid prototypes pretty heavily the past few days! They work like a charm and look great sitting in my bathroom. All my guests instantly ask upon leaving my bathroom what is up with... (Read More)

Here's a 3D model rotation of Obtineo!

June 28th - via:
Wanted to show you guys the model inside of CAD, doing a rotation!  (Read More)

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