K-Pak Production Update: Test Units in Field!

K-Pak Production Update: Test Units in Field!

Success targets in the lab have been met for our first shipment of test units and we’re excited to announce that our select group of K-Pak product testers now have a unit each in their possession and are currently out in the field exploring all the ways to use this...
K-Pak Production Update: PCB Test Fixtures

K-Pak Production Update: PCB Test Fixtures

PCB Test Fixtures Just prior to the assembly of each K-Pak unit, there is a step where we need to test the PCB’s as a group (all 5 at once), to determine if there are any issues. On occasion, there can be a single component or cable that is bad, for example. While it...
K-Pak Production Update: Leak Testing

K-Pak Production Update: Leak Testing

Leak Testing As you may have read on the K-Pak website, we intend for our case to be water-resistant, to be at parity with the GoPro Standard Case (which claims water resistance up to 3 meters, or 10 feet). In doing so, we take every precaution during the design and...
K-Pak Production Update: Parts!

K-Pak Production Update: Parts!

Parts! Another aspect of the production process is “sourcing”, or procuring off-the-shelf parts. In the K-Pak product we have a number of off the shelf components that we have sourced. Some of them are, for example: batteries, O-rings, wrist straps, drawstring pouch,...
Burning Man 2017

Burning Man 2017

2017 was my 12th consecutive year attending Burning Man. And even after 12 years it still gets me excited. The people, the art, the music – the entire experience is so immersive. In fact, at the 2013 Burning Man was where I got the idea for K-Pak. GoPro’s are an ideal...