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Things We Like: Brushing Your Teeth in 10 Seconds

Did you know that on average we spend 108 days in our lifetimes just brushing our teeth. A hundred and eight days... crazy. Today I stumbled across a very interesting, if slightly weird, campaign on Kickstarter. The campaign is (very successfully…

Geco Hub has left the building

Brilliant news... after what has been one of the busiest months in the history of Version 22, Geco Hub is finally out for delivery! The Short Story The Geco Hubs are due at our chosen fulfillment center tomorrow where in 2-5 working days they…
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Geco Hub is coming together nicely

Since the very beginning the Geco Hub project has come up against some pretty big obstacles. With everything from material requirement miscalculations and tooling trouble to error-prone samples and manufacturing glitches, it's safe to say it's…
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The T1 Geco Hub sample has landed

Today is a very exciting day... When I got in this morning there was a parcel waiting for me from our manufacturer containing the T1 Geco Hub sample complete with packaging! The Geco Hub packaging   The T1 sample   A close up of…
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First off the mark

Yesterday I got some very exciting news in the form of photographs. Any guesses? Okay I'll tell you, they were photos of one of the first Geco Hubs produced using our new mould! So we're ready to start producing Geco Hubs now, right...? Well…
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Geco Hub Tooling

I have some great news to share - earlier this week I heard that the factory have finished tooling the Geco Hub moulds! This is the process used to make the moulds which will in turn be used to make the Geco Hub components. Here are the first…
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Getting Flexible

If you follow the Version 22 blog you may know that we invested in a 3D printer late last year to help with product development and prototyping. The first project of which was the design for the new Geco Hub Kickstarter key-ring! I've been…
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Packaging Design

It's official... the packaging design has just been sent to the manufacturer! The next step is for them to produce a few samples so we can check everything is in order (and most importantly that Geco Hub fits inside properly) before we can get…
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Resisting the temptation to make a box fort

This week has been all about packaging - packaging, packaging, packaging. Packaging for what you ask? While Geco Hub of course! After production of the Geco Hubs themselves got underway last week I set myself the task of finding the perfect…
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The perfect gift?

A few weeks back I was working on the production schedule for Geco Hub and thought to myself it was such a shame that Geco Hub won't arrive in time to spread the Christmas spirit this year... So I decided to do something about that! Introducing…