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...
K-Pak Production Update: PCB Fabrication

K-Pak Production Update: PCB Fabrication

PCB Fabrication We are pleased to say that the first 2,000 sets of PCB’s (Printed circuit boards) have been manufactured at our CM’s facility in Northern California! The PCB manufacturing is comprised of several steps. The first step is what is called the...
K-Pak Production Update: Cases and PCBA’s

K-Pak Production Update: Cases and PCBA’s

The best way to describe the K-Pak as a manufactured product is in terms of its main components. One half of the product is made of the plastic and metal parts, which we refer to as the enclosure – with the other half being the electronics. The injection molds...