Building on Mars with Mars Trac, the Open Source Construction Rover

$2,525USD
raised by 30 people in 2 months
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$16,000 USD goal
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This campaign ended on August 4, 2014
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  • $50USD
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    'Firefly Camp'

    The incredible Anie Miles has hand signed each of these 12" by "18" prints, "Thank your for supporting open hardware on Mars!" Each print is $50 and comes with a Mars Trac sticker!

    Estimated delivery: August 2014

    2 out of 15 claimed

  • $5USD
    Watcher Pack

    You get access to all of our updates, including published papers, transcripts of talks and documentation released through our newsletter. PLUS your name on the thank you section of our website.

    1 claimed

  • $10USD
    Fan Pack

    You will receive an exclusive MarsTrac Indiegogo sponsorship sticker, PLUS all the access and thanks of the Watcher Pack.

    Estimated delivery: September 2014

    0 claimed

  • $15USD
    Cadet Pack

    You get an official MarsTrac embroidered mission patch, PLUS all the access and thanks of the Watcher Pack.

    Estimated delivery: September 2014

    0 claimed

  • $20USD
    Normandy Fan Pack

    Postcard is signed, "Thank you for supporting Open Hardware on Mars!" Plus a Mars Trac sticker, and access to the Watcher Pack!

    0 out of 1 claimed

  • SOLD OUT

    $20USD
    Enterprise Fan Pack

    Postcard is signed, "Thank you for supporting Open Hardware on Mars!" Plus a Mars Trac sticker, and access to the Watcher Pack!

    1 out of 1 claimed

  • $20USD
    TARDIS Fan Pack

    Postcard is signed, "Thank you for supporting Open Hardware on Mars!" Plus a Mars Trac sticker, and access to the Watcher Pack!

    0 out of 1 claimed

  • $20USD
    Millennium Falcon Fan Pack

    Postcard is signed, "Thank you for supporting Open Hardware on Mars!" Plus a Mars Trac sticker, and access to the Watcher Pack!

    0 out of 1 claimed

  • SOLD OUT

    $20USD
    Serenity Fan Pack

    Postcard is signed, "Thank you for supporting Open Hardware on Mars!" Plus a Mars Trac sticker, and access to the Watcher Pack!

    1 out of 1 claimed

  • $25USD
    Cavalier Pack

    You get an exclusive Indiegogo MarsTrac Campaign t-shirt, PLUS all the access and thanks of the Watcher Pack.

    Estimated delivery: September 2014

    1 claimed

  • $25USD
    'Curiosity and Opportunity'

    You get a signed copy of Jeff Pina's 'Curiosity and Opportunity' 8"x8" Mini-print, plus everything in the Fan Pack and below!

    Estimated delivery: August 2014

    0 out of 3 claimed

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    $25USD
    'Molly'

    'Molly' by Matt Goodall, Matte Print, 11"x17", Unsigned. With everything in the Fan Pack for free.

    Estimated delivery: August 2014

    1 out of 1 claimed

  • $25USD
    'Space Girl in Plaid Portrait'

    Space Girl is rocketing to you in at 5.5" x 8.5", in Matte and signed by Matt Goodall, "Thank you for supporting space hardware!" Fan Pack strapped on for free!

    Estimated delivery: August 2014

    0 out of 1 claimed

  • $25USD
    'Test Subjects' Poster

    Signed by Jeff Pina, Ben Glendenning and Val Hochberg. 11"x17", Glossy print. Plus a complimentary Fan Pack.

    Estimated delivery: August 2014

    0 out of 1 claimed

  • $35USD
    Research Aide Pack

    You will receive a limited edition polyurethane test tube printed with "MarsTrac Indiegogo Sponsor 2014" and filled with JSC MARS-1A regolith stimulant. (That's NASA's official stand-in for testing martian soil.) PLUS you will get everything in the Fan and Watcher pack.

    Estimated delivery: September 2014

    4 claimed

  • $35USD
    Local Research Aide Pack

    Everything in the Research Aide Pack + 2 tickets to the 3-D Astronomy show at the Marston Exploration Theater, held weekly at ASU's Tempe campus. This perk is for LOCAL PICKUP ONLY, NO SHIPPING.

    Estimated delivery: September 2014

    1 out of 30 claimed

  • $35USD
    P.J Haarsma's Pack

    1 of only 10 books hand signed "Thank you for supporting students for the exploration and development of space!" by P.J. Haarsma. Each book is from the wildly popular Softwire series. PLUS everything in the Fan Pack.

    Estimated delivery: September 2014

    0 out of 10 claimed

  • $35USD
    'A Keplers's Dozen' Pack

    One book. Thirteen stories about Distant Worlds that Really Exist! Get a signed copy of A Kepler's Dozen edited by Steve B. Howell and David Lee Summers. Plus a free Fan Pack!

    Estimated delivery: August 2014

    0 out of 5 claimed

  • $35USD
    'Dino's vs Marsbots' Pack

    A Dinosaurs vs. Marsbots activity book, signed "Thank you for supporting open hardware in space!" by author, Gary Hodges. A Dinosaurs vs. Marsbots sticker, and Marstrac Sticker. Plus all the access and thanks of the Watcher Pack

    Estimated delivery: August 2014

    0 out of 2 claimed

  • $35USD
    'The X-Files Annual 2014' Pack

    Signed by Stuart Sayger, the artist behind this unbelievable comic. Text reads, "Thanks for supporting space hardware!" Package with a Mars Trac Sticker.

    Estimated delivery: August 2014

    0 out of 1 claimed

  • $35USD
    The Big Red Buckle Pack

    Get a copy of Matt Thyer's story of epic martian endurance sports and humanity's future on Mars, Signed by the author and packaged with a Mars Trac Sticker.

    Estimated delivery: August 2014

    0 out of 20 claimed

  • $40USD
    'The Martian Confederacy' Pack

    Only two packs available! We will send you one copy each of 'The Martian Confederacy' Vol. 1 and 2. Each graphic novel has been had signed by the artist Paige Braddock! Also, we will throw in a Fan Pack for free!

    Estimated delivery: August 2014

    0 out of 2 claimed

  • $40USD
    'Darth Vader'

    'Darth Vader' by Leo Liberman is printed on glossy paper 14" by 20" and signed by the artist, "Thank you for supporting Open Space Hardware!" Discounted for a few dings around the edges. There is a Fan Pack attached, for you rebel scum out there.

    Estimated delivery: August 2014

    0 out of 1 claimed

  • $50USD
    'Venus Overdrive' Pack

    One copy only! The marvelous art of Brandon Peterson, signed with custom Iron Man artwork. Hardcover. Packaged with everything in the Fan Pack.

    Estimated delivery: August 2014

    0 out of 1 claimed

  • $50USD
    'Commander Shepard'

    'Commander Shepard', by Anabel Martinez, signed "Thank you for your support of space hardware!" Comes w/protective sleeve. Plus a MarsTrac Team Sticker and the Watcher Pack for free.

    Estimated delivery: August 2014

    0 out of 4 claimed

  • $50USD
    'Shepard's Last Stand'

    'Shepard's Last Stand', by Anabel Martinez, signed "Thank you for your support of space hardware!" Comes w/protective sleeve. Plus a MarsTrac Team Sticker and the Watcher Pack for free.

    Estimated delivery: August 2014

    1 out of 4 claimed

  • $50USD
    'Tali'

    'Tali', by Anabel Martinez, signed "Thank you for your support of space hardware!" Comes w/protective sleeve. Plus a MarsTrac Team Sticker and the Watcher Pack for free.

    Estimated delivery: August 2014

    1 out of 4 claimed

  • $50USD
    'Garrus'

    'Garrus', by Anabel Martinez, signed "Thank you for your support of space hardware!" Comes w/protective sleeve. Plus a MarsTrac Team Sticker and the Watcher Pack for free.

    Estimated delivery: August 2014

    1 out of 4 claimed

  • $50USD
    'From Venus with Love'

    'From Venus with Love' by Ant Lucia. Semi-gloss print, sized 16" by 20" and is signed by the artist, "Thanks for supporting space hardware!" Comes w/protective sleeve. Plus a MarsTrac Team Sticker and the Watcher Pack for free.

    Estimated delivery: August 2014

    0 out of 1 claimed

  • $50USD
    'The 10th Doctor'

    'The 10th Doctor' by Andy Kuhn. Matte print at 13" x 19" signed. There will be an extra Fan Pack inside this TARDIS.

    Estimated delivery: August 2014

    0 out of 1 claimed

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    'Space Goddess'

    'Space Goddess' is 19" by 13" and is printed on matte paper. Artist, Billy Martinez has signed this exquisite print. She is carrying an extra Fan Pack in her space suit, just for you!

    Estimated delivery: August 2014

    0 out of 1 claimed

  • $50USD
    'Great Migration: Blue Whale'

    'Great Migration: Blue Whale' by Jason Pederson is signed by the artist and measures 11" by 17". Comes with a free Fan Pack!

    Estimated delivery: August 2014

    0 out of 1 claimed

  • $50USD
    'The Send Off'

    'The Send Off' by the John Eaves of Star Trek's Ship of the Line Calendar. This print is 11" by 17" and is signed, "Thanks for supporting space hardware!" Only one available, and is packaged with a Fan Pack for free.

    Estimated delivery: August 2014

    0 out of 1 claimed

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    'Maneuvers'

    'Maneuvers' by the John Eaves of Star Trek's Ship of the Line Calendar. This print is 11" by 17" and is signed, "Thanks for supporting space hardware!" Only one available, and is packaged with a Fan Pack for free.

    Estimated delivery: August 2014

    1 out of 1 claimed

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    'Separation'

    'Separation' by the John Eaves of Star Trek's Ship of the Line Calendar. This print is 11" by 17" and is signed, "Thanks for supporting space hardware!" Only one available, and is packaged with a Fan Pack for free.

    Estimated delivery: August 2014

    1 out of 1 claimed

  • $50USD
    'Upper Shuttle Bay'

    'Upper Shuttle Bay' by the John Eaves of Star Trek's Ship of the Line Calendar. This print is 11" by 17" and is signed, "Thanks for supporting space hardware!" Only one available, and is packaged with a Fan Pack for free.

    Estimated delivery: August 2014

    0 out of 1 claimed

  • SOLD OUT

    $50USD
    'Serenity'

    ONLY ONE AVAILABLE! The incredible Anie Miles has hand signed this 12" by "18" prints, "Thank your for supporting open hardware on Mars!" Each print is $50 and comes with a Mars Trac sticker!

    1 out of 1 claimed

  • $50USD
    'Tardis'

    ONLY ONE AVAILABLE! The incredible Anie Miles has hand signed this 12" by "18" prints, "Thank your for supporting open hardware on Mars!" Each print is $50 and comes with a Mars Trac sticker!

    0 out of 1 claimed

  • $75USD
    Combo Pack

    You get everything: a t-shirt, a custom test tube, a patch, a sticker and laser cut mahogany plate from our mock-up build, with "MarsTrac Expedition Member 2014" burned into the wood. PLUS all the access and thanks of the Watcher Pack.

    Estimated delivery: October 2014

    2 claimed

  • $75USD
    Local Combo Pack

    Everything in the Combo Pack + 2 tickets to the 3-D Astronomy show at the Marston Exploration Theater, held weekly at ASU's Tempe campus. This perk is for LOCAL PICKUP ONLY, NO SHIPPING.

    Estimated delivery: October 2014

    1 claimed

  • $100USD
    Kim Stanley Robinson Pack

    1 of only 12 books hand signed "Thanks for supporting open hardware on the space frontier! Stan 2013" by Kim Stanley Robinson. Each donated for this Indiegogo from his personal collection. In the spirit of fairness, each book will be randomly selected from the following titles: Red Mars, Green Mars, Galileo's Dream, and 2312. PLUS everything in the Research Aide Pack.

    Estimated delivery: September 2014

    4 out of 12 claimed

  • $125USD
    Expedition Pack

    A thank you photo from the team at the MDRS signed by all of us. We also throw in our Campaign t-shirt, a Mission Patch, a test tube of Mars Simulant, a sticker, a laser cut mahogany plate from our mock-up build, with "MarsTrac Expedition Member 2014" burned into the wood. PLUS all the access and thanks of the Watcher Pack.

    Estimated delivery: October 2014

    0 claimed

  • $250USD
    Engineer Pack

    You will receive a steel wrench with "MarsTrac Honorary Engineer 2014" engraved into the surface. PLUS everything in the Combo Pack!

    Estimated delivery: October 2014

    0 claimed

  • $500USD
    Steel Pack

    You will receive a steel plate from our vehicle build, with your name and "MarsTrac Team Member 2014" engraved upon the surface. We will record a unique thank you video from the entire team. PLUS you will get everything from the Combo Pack.

    Estimated delivery: October 2014

    0 claimed

  • $1,000USD
    Titanium Pack

    You will have your name or organization engraved on the actual rover for all the world to see in our videos, photos and promotional media. PLUS you will get everything from the Steel Pack.

    Estimated delivery: October 2014

    1 claimed

  • $5,000USD
    Plutonium Pack

    You will get to name the rover itself. This name will be used by the crew,in all official documentation, and with the media (name must be tasteful.) PLUS everything in the Titanium Pack.

    Estimated delivery: October 2014

    0 out of 1 claimed

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