Low Tech Laboratory 2: experiments with rocks, wood and mud

A project in Missoula, MT by paul wheaton

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a second movie: rocket forge, rocket hot tub, dry stack moon gate, log joinery, mycoinsulation, sepp holzer root cellar, cob floor ...
Backers: 1149
Average Pledge Per Backer: $44

Funded: $50,446 of $11,640
Dates: Sep 19th -> Oct 20th (31 days)
Project By: paul wheaton
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Latest News

$50 000 reached! Join us for a Wrap up party on Zoom, NOW!!

October 20th - via: kickstarter.com
Wow! Our $50 000 stretch goal has been hit! Thank YOU so much! We are immensely grateful for the faith you have shown in our mission. More brains will be infected by permaculture because of YOUR SUPPORT! The Cob House Academy: Foundations, Windows,... (Read More)

Join Us for a Kickstarter Wrap-Up Party on Zoom!

October 20th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello, amazing backers! We can hardly believe it, but our Kickstarter campaign is coming to an end, and it's been an incredible journey thanks to all of your support. We couldn't have done it without you, and we're thrilled to share our progress with... (Read More)

Just a few hours left to get all the goods!

October 20th - via: kickstarter.com
This post is for backers only. Please visit Kickstarter.com and log in to read. (Read More)

$45, 000 stretch goal reached! Only 26 hours left

October 19th - via: kickstarter.com
Thank you all so much! The support poured in like a dam breaking in the last few hours and we have crushed the $45, 000 stretch goal!  This one's in the bag! The next stretch goal is an awesome cob building video course with over 100 minutes of... (Read More)

Backathon Back Again! and $50 000 stretch goal

October 18th - via: kickstarter.com
The Backathon is back again LIVE, right now at  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Uz-gQ_wlJgs (apologies that the previous link was incorrect) We are soooo close to the the $45 000 stretch goal, so we might as well announce our NEXT stretch goal!!!... (Read More)

The Backathon is Back!

October 18th - via: kickstarter.com
One more try at the backathon!  Starting in an hour (Wednesday, October 18th 5pm mountain time) LIVE for 30 minutes minimum, and 3 hours max. For every $15 the kickstarter brings in during this event, they will stay on for 1 more minute. For every... (Read More)

Backathon Winners

October 16th - via: kickstarter.com
The Backathon on Saturday was a great success! There was a large turnout, Paul answered lots of questions and we raised thousands in 3 hours, thanks to the generosity of the backers!  Congratulations to the 12 winners! Yes, Paul was so grateful for... (Read More)

We hit a new stretch goal! hand tools and dove tails

October 15th - via: kickstarter.com
We did a silly thing.  We did a "backathon" and it worked!  We set a minimum of 30 minutes and if money kept coming in we would go longer - up to 3 hours.  We went the entire 3 hours! People asked lots of interesting questions and we covered a lot... (Read More)

The Backathon is LIVE!

October 14th - via: kickstarter.com
Come join the party! and ask Paul anything you have been curious about....  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WfUHynKuCNE  (Read More)

2 hours until The Backathon

October 14th - via: kickstarter.com
Only 2 hours left until the never before done event - 'The Backathon', where Paul answers YOUR questions LIVE.  10 am MT on https://www.youtube.com/@paulwheaton/streams Join the party!   (Read More)


October 13th - via: kickstarter.com
Paul is running a "Backathon" - a silly idea to boost the Kickstarter. Saturday, October 14th 10 am mountain time It will be on YouTube live for 30 minutes minimum, and 3 hours max. For every $15 the kickstarter brings in during this event, Paul will... (Read More)

One Day Left! to get the Squirrely Bird Special

October 12th - via: kickstarter.com
First of all, thank you so much for backing our Low Tech Lab Kickstarter! Every dollar makes a difference. Your $1 vote of confidence in our project means so much more than the value of that dollar bill. We appreciate your support immensely. It... (Read More)

Squirrely Bird Special

October 11th - via: kickstarter.com
 We believe that we can save the world if we get enough people doing permaculture. We hope you do, too! We want to express our immense gratitude to all our backers! You make this project possible through your faith in it and it is through projects... (Read More)

Wonderful News!

October 10th - via: kickstarter.com
$35 000 stretch goal reached Thank you so much for your generosity! With the help of 991 backers, we have reached our $35 000 stretch goal! Permaculture will infect many more brains, thanks to all the backers of this project!!! We are so grateful... (Read More)

New Stretch Goal! Live Webinar with Paul!!

October 9th - via: kickstarter.com
Ladies and Gentlemen, we have a NEW stretch goal - a live webinar with  the one and only giant, permaculture-crazy Paul Wheaton!  Why,you ask. We haven't even reached our $35, 000 stretch goal yet! Well... Last weekend, Paul did a presentation at... (Read More)

Thank you! We have surpassed $30 000! Pat yourselves on the back, Everyone!!

October 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
Cob Oven Bible by Kiko Denzer So now everyone who has backed this project for $100 or more will be able to build their own cob oven. With just a bit of sand, water and clay you can have a gourmet pizza oven. Many a permie community has been bonded... (Read More)

Thanks! and rewards

October 1st - via: kickstarter.com
Thank you so much for backing our project, Low Tech Laboratory Movie 2! We just wanted to check in with you to point out that you did not select a reward tier.  If that was intentional, great! But we want to make sure you know that you qualify to... (Read More)

FUNDED in just over 2 hours!

September 25th - via: kickstarter.com
What an incredible start! We were funded in just over 2 hours. Sooo grateful to the permie community and all the other backers who have found their way here to support another project that will change the course of permaculture history! Thank YOU so... (Read More)

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