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We Are Fulfilled!

Hi everybody! Today we shipped out the last of the Helicos to everyone who has completed their surveys 🎉🎆 Thank you all so much for supporting the campaign and making Helico a reality. We're getting great feedback on Helico and we hope you're all enjoying using yours.  We'd love to see any dexterity tricks you guys have figured out whilst using them, if you could tag @MetMo.eng on instagram with any videos that would be awesome! Those who've not yet received their Helicos, don't worry, they're on their way to you 😁 If you can't see your backer number in our tracking spreadsheet, we've not yet received your shipping details. Please check your Kickstarter accounts and email boxes to fill...

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Cradles & Packaging Update

Hi everyone, Hope you're all keeping well amid the ongoing pandemic. We've taken delivery of the latest prototype run of cradles and we're ready to go ahead with the full order. This time, we've 'pinched' the central bit to make it even easier to hold and use. The packaging has also arrived: Each Helico will be able to fit through a standard letterbox when posted out. That's all for now. We'll have an update for when we receive Helico to us :) Stay safe everyone. Peg and the Team

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Pre-Production Success!

Hey everyone! The pre-production run has arrived and we are VERY happy with them! There's only a few very minor cosmetic things that we will be addressing for the main production run, but all in all, they're pretty spot on! Here's an image of a couple of them. You'll notice the seamless machining of the herringbone on these ones. The prototype we used for filming was made using two separate gears joined together which left a slight join line. Shiny New Helico's! We also made sure to put tiny rads on the gear profiles to make sure they're nice to hold.  Can't touch this! We can now proceed and get on with machining the rest of the Helico's! We'll be...

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Helico: The World’s First Helical Gear Fidget Toy

Precision engineered with a unique herringbone profile, Helico delivers a ton of torque into the palm of your hand. Helico has everything you could want from an executive desk toy; magnets, detachable spinning top, ball bearings, interlocking gears, bits that spin, solid metal construction, striking visuals that intrigue the eye and a gear you don't see outside of sports cars and hydroelectric dams.  What more could you ask for?          Why have we created Helico? We set out to create the ultimate desk toy, injecting as many awesome features as physically possible, then stripping out anything that was overly complex or straight up didn't meet our stringent fiddle criteria. What's left are the best elements of every fidget toy you've...

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