Startup of the week from Hello: Magbulb — magnetic adapter for lamps
Last week we told you about biogas plant HomeBiogas 2.0, which turns waste food, manure and other organic material into the “clean” gas. Today you will learn about the unique invention of Ukrainian engineers called Magbulb that allows you to forget about the screwing of the lamp.
About the project
The Ukrainian team put on Kickstarter the invention called Magbulb.
Magbulb — two magnetic adapter, one of which is fixed on the lamp, and the other on her cartridge. Thanks Magbulb the lamp does not need to be screwed into the cartridge and can be inserted in one simple movement.
“Since the invention of Edison it’s been 138 years, and we still screwed into the lamp. So use Magbulb and never do that again,” says co-founder of the Max Gerasichev.
Among the advantages of the invention, the team said the simplicity and safety when replacing lamps, as well as ease of use for people with arthritis and other diseases.
With adapter Magbulb you will forget about such problem as stuck in the cartridge basis the bulbs and can quickly and easily assemble a whole garland.
Adapters are compatible with all E26/27 lamp and cartridges. The team offers a range of pricing options — $42 for three sets up to $1,000 for 100 pairs of adapters. Collect the lamps will be in Kiev, and the first batch will be shipped to customers in February-March 2018
The required amount for the project Magbulb is $3,000. At the time of writing, the startup has already collected $8,244, while before the end of the campaign only 40 days.
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