The Black Hole in a Sphere

The Black Hole in a Sphere

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Project Update: UpLate - Production in Progress
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Clemens
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UpLate - Production in Progress
Published February 09, 2023 - 5:07 AM
PRODUCTION STATUS My Dearest Backers, Β  time flies and a new update is slowly overdue. In the last two weeks we have evaluated the surveys, finalized the models so that everyt...
LED Base
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Nicole Drenning
about 1 month ago
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Hi is there an option to get the LED base and 3d print bundles with the sphere? Do I need to add it separately? Thanks

Project Update: Smoke Test Completed, No Fire Detected.
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Clemens
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2 months ago
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Smoke Test Completed, No Fire Detected.
Published January 20, 2023 - 3:33 AM
Now we can finally start! We will send out the surveys in a few minutes. You should receive an email from Backerkit. In it, you will be asked to click on a link that will take y...
How do I select the solar system in a sphere reward - I have emailed twice to no responce
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J D
about 2 months ago
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I dont see this on the rewards survery and did the upgrades for that.

Shipping costs
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Adrien Mamin
about 2 months ago
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Hey, I'm a long time fan of your work and hope to be there again for your next projects! As I wanted to order, I'm really surprised by the shipping cost. I live in the middle of Europe (Switzerland) and I ordered the Wall Light Wide - Medium. The shipping costs are 44 € which...

About wall light power source
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P. Soirila
about 2 months ago
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I was wondering about what the power source of the wall light is? Do you need to plug it in, does it have a rechargeable battery or do you need to buy batteries? Couldn't find the info on the page, so thanks for helping out :)

Project Update: The survey is currently under review!
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2 months ago
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The survey is currently under review!
Published January 12, 2023 - 3:03 AM
Dear Backers, First, we want to wish you a bit late Happy New Year! We are now so far with the survey that it is in the review at Backerkit. At the end of this week, it shoul...
Project Update: Smoke test coming!
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2 months ago
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Smoke test coming!
Published January 18, 2023 - 5:53 AM
Dear backers,Β  we are starting our survey smoke test in a couple of minutes, which means 5% of our backers will get the survey by email and fill it out, so we can see if there ...
Project Update: Final Prototypes, Fun Side Products and Last Chance to Pledge!
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3 months ago
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Final Prototypes, Fun Side Products and Last Chance to Pledge!
Published December 19, 2022 - 5:49 AM
My Dearest Backers and those who consider becoming one, here is a video of our latest prototypes, pictures of our side products, and a small overview of the different sizes and...
Project Update: The Singularity Is Reached
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3 months ago
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The Singularity Is Reached
Published December 20, 2022 - 2:29 PM
We gathered enough mass to bring the Black hole in a Sphere to life. We have drawn all interested backers into our event horizon and in a few days, we will unlock the pledge man...
Project Update: New Prototypes in Sight!
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3 months ago
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New Prototypes in Sight!
Published December 14, 2022 - 4:25 AM
In short: β€’ The Mindblowing Coincidence β€’ New Prototype is in Sight β€’ The Solar System as a Wall Light The Mindblowing Coincidence It’s unbelievable but in 1783 John Michell ...
Mounting for the wall panels
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Rune Plesner Simonsen
3 months ago
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How are the wall designs meant to be mounted? They seem quite heavy to hang from something basic like a nail so I was wondering what kind of mounting solution they come with.

Included bases
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Joakim Johansson
3 months ago
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First time backing this company and I find no information about the subject, what kind of base is included if I back one of the spheres? Do they come with a base or is it required of me to add a LED-base as an add-on?

Project Update: We Were Funded, We Lost Fire, but Here Is Some More Fuel
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4 months ago
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We Were Funded, We Lost Fire, but Here Is Some More Fuel
Published November 23, 2022 - 5:56 AM
Help Us Steer Even Further Into the Perfect Black Hole We have noticed that while participation is encouragingly high, many of you pre-registrants have not baked and we would l...
Question about the wall-light pieces
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Rune Plesner Simonsen
4 months ago
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About the wall lights, specifically, how are they actually constructed, is it a backlit block of glass with a black "mask" or is it micro cracks lasered into the glass similar to the spheres? Most of the images seem to be computer renderings and the ones that look like they mi...

Early Bird Pledge
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Steve Nadeau
4 months ago
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Hi Clemens; What happened to the Early bird pledge and are you launching on Kick Starter as a previous backer on your past projects pertaining to Outer Space, I would have liked the Early Bird

Too few options for pledges
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Mathew Hill
4 months ago
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For now I've backed at the 10% discount level because what I really want isn't on offer. The project page shows a smaller wall light with the distortion image but this is not on offer. What I would REALLY like is the distortion image in an 8cm sphere. And of course I realise t...

Also confused
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Leland Tieszen
4 months ago
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I am also a little confused. I also cannot see what my pledge covers as I wanted big & small black hole spheres and a wall image. Having trouble seeing order

Also confused with the Early Bird pledge
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Daniel
4 months ago
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Hi I chose the Early Bird pledge only - not sure, if that's correct. (After choosing this pledge I could not choose the Sphere itself as an add-on.) Thanks Daniel

Would you like to learn more about black holes?
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Clemens
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4 months ago
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We became increasingly fascinated by black holes during our studies and feel like there are tons of incredible aspects and phenomena still unmentioned that we would like to share with you. Exploring all aspects of black holes in-depth would take years of time, but we would lik...

Can I get two early bird spheres?
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Michael Lerner
4 months ago
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Hi, I'd like to buy two of the early bird goodie bag kits. I can't figure out how to do that. Is it a thing I can do?

The discount pledge
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P. Soirila
4 months ago
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Just wanted to make sure the Early Bird discount backing works the way I think - is it okay if I pledge only the 1€ now, and then after the campaign is over I decide what it is that I actually want from the campaign, and add them in the pledge manager? Or do I need to decide w...

USB cable for LED base?
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Alex Black
4 months ago
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Hi, I've backed before, love the milky way and constellations spheres, and look forward to getting the solar system and black hole spheres! Curious for this one though, does a USB cable come with the LED base or does the cable need to be ordered separately? Thanks!

Early Bird discount
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G Sinha
4 months ago
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I just pledged for the goodie bag package but not totally sure how the early bird discount is added to it. I would like to have it added somehow if possible. I received the previous 3 spheres package not too long ago from kickstarter, and super impressed by it. Can't wait fo...

how to pledge discount code
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PetraL
4 months ago
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Hi, I wanted to pledge the black hole sphere (8cm and I want some additional led bases) and also want the 10% discount. How do I do that.

Extra spheres
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Pigott Diarmuid
4 months ago
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This will be the fifth globe fund-raiser I've backed. In the past I could buy multiples on behalf of friends. This facility wasn't available this time. Is it possible to add that option?

Early bird confusion
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David
4 months ago
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Hi I have backed all of your sphere projects thus far. I was a bit confused about how the early bird €1 pledge worked with the black hole project. I assume you back the €1 and then add a sphere for €69. Then later, I can designate the sphere as a black hole, or add further i...

Question about pledge level
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Angelique
4 months ago
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The non early bird pledge for a Black Hole Sphere states that we can choose between the Black Hole and the previous motifs. If I pledge for the early bird with the Goodie Bag, can I also choose a different sphere than the Black Hole one?