The Hummingbird Espresso Portafilter by Canal

A project in Seattle, WA by Canal Seattle

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A portafilter like no other. Configurable, durable, adaptable, low-friction. Plus, an exclusive collaboration with Meticulous Espresso.
Backers: 1520
Average Pledge Per Backer: $141

Funded: $214,029 of $10,000
Dates: Feb 27th -> Apr 26th (59 days)
Project By: Canal Seattle
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Latest News

Pre-orders end in less than 24 hours!

April 25th - via:
Pre-orders end in less than 24 hours!We are so grateful to have had this chance to launch the Hummingbird portafilter to you all with such an incredible wave of support. Of course, it’s only with your help that we’ve been able to accomplish so... (Read More)

Need a catch up? ☕

April 24th - via:
In case you missed it, here's what we've done so far... Hummingbird Portafilter It’s light. It’s strong. It’s smooth. And it’s better than anything out of the box.  Meticulous Portafilter The Meticulous portafilter by Canal enhances the... (Read More)

April Production Update ☕️

April 23rd - via:
A Message From The FoundersThank you to all of our supporters, especially those who backed the Hummingbird by Canal early on!  We wanted to take a moment to share where we are in the process and how we got here. We have been iteratively prototyping... (Read More)

The Attachable Spout is HERE 👀

April 22nd - via:
The Attachable Spout is HERE 👀The Attachable Spout is a dual pour spout that snaps into the bottom of BOTH Hummingbird and Meticulous portafilters, allowing for a split-pour configuration that still lays flat! Can't wait to get your hands on the... (Read More)

We've got some exciting news 🤩

April 12th - via:
Featuring solid titanium machined components!Reach for an even more eye-catching portafilter with the Hummingbird Ti. We challenge you to find another premium coffee tool made with solid titanium! Can't wait to get your hands on the latest addition... (Read More)

Catch us at SCA Chicago 👀

April 2nd - via:
The BIGGEST Coffee Event of the Year is BACK ☕We couldn't be more excited for this year's Specialty Coffe Expo, North America's largest coffee event, which is going to be held in Chicago from April 12-14. We will be going around and checking out... (Read More)

The results are in! 👀

March 26th - via:
The results are in! Which of these colors took home the gold? 🏅We appreciate you taking the time to help us decide what the third color option of the Hummingbird will be. The votes are cast, and the results are in. The winner is... Nighttime... (Read More)

Can we make it to 1500 backers?

March 19th - via:
Hello friends!  The campaign has been live for less than a month but it already feels like forever ago. But thanks to your help, we can already say: this is a mighty success for the future of coffee. Here’s a quick rundown of what we’ve achieved... (Read More)

Help us choose the next color for our portafilter 👀

March 12th - via:
To All Those Who Continue to Support Us: Thank You So Much! We are so grateful to all those who have made a pledge for the Hummingbird and Meticulous Portafilters. We are at 1200 backers and counting... wow! This tremendous support has been amazing,... (Read More)

How to add on more portafilters to your pledge

March 5th - via:
Want to increase your pledge with add-ons? Here's how you do it!Step 1Head to the “The Hummingbird Espresso Portafilter by Canal” campaign at On top... (Read More)

Fully Funded In 10 Minutes 🎉

February 27th - via:
 Wow! In just 10 minutes, the Hummingbird Espresso Portafilter by Canal was 100% funded, and we currently have over 700 backers and counting! That's amazing, and you're amazing for joining us.We can't begin to express how excited and humbled all of... (Read More)

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