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Coffee Roasting in Your Own Kitchen with the Power Roaster!

A project in Singapore, Singapore by Raymond Lay

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Roast coffee in your own home with our Power Roaster - Experience the amazing kick of fresh roasted coffee, it will energize your mind!
Backers: 140
Average Pledge Per Backer: $375

Funded: $52,481 of $50,000
Dates: Mar 14th -> Apr 23rd (40 days)
Project By: Raymond Lay
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Latest News

Another look at the prototype in action with new handle.....Look Ma, no hose clamps!

April 24th - via:
Hi, Here is the prototype handle with 2 metal bands to secure the glass to the metal roasting chamber.  The metal chamber is our exclusively designed piece to accommodate for this borosilicate glass chamber and incorporates into the design the... (Read More)

It's a Wrap!

April 22nd - via:
Thanks to all our backers and supporters! Join us on Kickstarter Live, Tuesday morning at 10 am Singapore time, Monday 10 pm East Coast time in the U.S. We will be wrapping up and answering any final questions you may have. We are very excited as our... (Read More)

And the Countdown Begins!

April 16th - via:
Hi Backers, Regardless of this campaign’s outcome, we viewed this experience to be a success because it has given us the opportunity to engage with and learn from all of you. Some of you through private messaging, public comments as well as... (Read More)

Bulk Orders Coming In!!! Now 94% Funded!!

April 11th - via:
We have been having several requests for distributorships for our Power Roasters and have created a special reward for this purpose..."The Power Roaster Retail Start-up Kit". Order is for 10 machines. With this order we provide full support,... (Read More)

This Week in Singapore - Fresh Roasting @ Changi City Point.

April 9th - via:
Join us for ongoing demonstrations of our Power Roaster this week in Singapore at another public event.  We are serving the fresh roasted coffee with our pour-over version as well as pour-over over ice for a refreshing beverage. We were roasting... (Read More)

Chat with Asher & Ray, creators of the Power Roaster via Kickstarter LIVE.

April 6th - via:
Kickstarter LIVE Q & A on Sun 8 Apr @ 9pm Singapore time / 9am New York time. All questions regarding Power Roaster welcomed, no questions off limits.Subscribe with your email via our Kickstarter campaign page:... (Read More)

Available! Timer-and-Voltage-Control (TVC) Add-On Kit S$85 (Shipping Included).

April 6th - via:
Hi Backers, You can now increase your pledge by S$85 (shipping Included) to include a timer and voltage control (TVC) Add-On kit which will be delivered with your Power Roaster.  With this add-on kit, you would gain control over the following:1.... (Read More)

Coffee Truths: Resting and Campaign Comparisons

April 5th - via:
Some of you may have come across our Coffee Truths series, such as the coffee must “rest” after roasting (also a philosophy we are opposed to: ) before grinding and... (Read More)

A Look Behind the Scenes at the Development of the Power Roaster

April 3rd - via:
Hello Backers, We wanted to give you a behind-the-scenes look at the Power Roaster and how it has developed both in functionality and design. Both Asher and Raymond (the creators of this campaign), have years of experience roasting coffee, both at... (Read More)

Correction About the Last Update and How to Order !

April 2nd - via:
Dear Backers, We made a mistake about how to go about ordering the Power Roaster Coaster (aka Chaff Collector Holder).  We cannot offer it as a separate Reward, instead we ask that you change your pledge amount and add either S$10 for 1, or S$40 for... (Read More)

New Reward, The Power Roaster Coaster!

April 2nd - via:
Hello Backers! Well, a happy accident occurred on the way to making one of our first accessories for the Power Roaster. Chaff Collector and Coaster We decided to make a holder for our chaff collector that can be used to let the chaff collector cool... (Read More)

Face-to-face conversations with backers over cups of coffee in Singapore with roasting demo and lots of fun.

March 31st - via:
Hi Backers, We shared an amazing morning yesterday with our backers and a couple of other people who posted the coffee roasting process on instagram. You'll need an HTML5 capable browser to see this content. Play Replay with sound Play with sound... (Read More)

Safety, Reliability and Technical Specifications.

March 25th - via:
Hello Backers! We are very much encouraged by the responses and support after a week of the launch, and we have each and every one of you to thank. We have backers who have pledged without a reward as well as backers who have pledged for the Early... (Read More)

Warranty, Spares and Safety Certification

March 24th - via:
We want to reassure our backers, both past, present, and future, that we stand behind our product 100% and that we will be giving a 1 year warranty with each Power Roaster.We promise to honor that warranty and will replace any Power Roaster that... (Read More)

Attention Backers who will be in Singapore on 31st March 2018.

March 24th - via:
This post is for backers only. Please visit and log in to read. (Read More)

Challenging the Status Quo with Intention, History, and Integrity.

March 22nd - via:
Hi Backers, Our intention in this campaign is clear: To enable more people to experience fresh roasted coffee by removing various barriers to entry for anyone who wishes to savor and experience Fresh Roasted coffee for themselves, friends and family.... (Read More)

A video on the roasting process

March 22nd - via:
I'm finally back in Singapore and the feedback and support we have been receiving has been wonderful!  Thank you backers!   I managed to take a footage of the roasting process today at home.  For backers in Singapore, in addition to this footage,... (Read More)

Fulfilling A Need In The Marketplace

March 22nd - via:
Thank you to all our backers on this project! We are very excited to be getting so close to producing the machine we have been working on now for several years.  The idea for the Power Roaster began almost 5 years ago as a way to bring the... (Read More)

Thank You and Welcome to Our New Backers!

March 21st - via:
Congratulations on making the decision to roast your own coffee!  You will not only be amazed by how much better your coffee will be, but you will have fun and save money in the process. After our Kickstarter campaign, we will be following up with... (Read More)

Function. Design. Simplicity.

March 19th - via:
Function. Design. Simplicity.We give these three factors equal weighting when it comes to our machine, the Power Roaster. We began this 4+ year journey with Function. As coffee professionals and enthusiasts for many years, we understood the... (Read More)

What You Get With The Kickstarter Power Roaster

March 18th - via:
Power Roaster and Green Coffee  Here are the components of the Power Roaster: 1. Wooden Base. This is made of solid wood that is sustainably sourced in Java, Indonesia. The base panels and top are made from a combination of Rosewood and Teakwood.... (Read More)

How the Power Roaster works

March 18th - via:
How the Power Roaster works Overview of how the Power Roaster works: 1. Base: The base contains fit-for-purpose Heating and Fan unit that forces hot air into the vents of the Metal Chamber. A thermal fuse is located in this base for safety. 2.... (Read More)

Questions about technical aspects of the Power Roaster

March 17th - via:
We have recently been bombarded by specific technical questions about the Power Roaster that we would like to address. Our answers to these questions never seem to satisfy the questioners and the reason for this has nothing to do with the technical... (Read More)

Power Roaster in action @ a Public event today!

March 17th - via:
Hi Backers, We were @ an event today roasting coffee with our Power Roaster prototype, and serving the fresh roasted coffee for the crowd!(Reference: first Holland Village Farmers Market kicks off... (Read More)

Roasting with the Power Roaster

March 16th - via:
One of our backers requested to see a live roasting demonstration with the Power Roaster which we are happy to post.  We have added subtitles to explain what is happening during the roasting process and the only editing that was done on this video... (Read More)

Everyone wants better coffee....and we know how to deliver it!

March 16th - via:
A big thanks to our backers in this campaign!  We are well on our way to reaching our goal and producing our beloved machine, the Power Roaster!  With this machine we will be revolutionizing the coffee industry by demonstrating that when it comes... (Read More)

Shipping to Singapore is FREE.

March 15th - via:
To clarify, shipping to Singapore is indeed FREE.  (Read More)

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