Bantam Tools Blog

The Nerd Watch, Unveiled

Posted by Katie Wilson on Jul 15, 2015 9:00:00 AM

If you haven’t taken a minute (well, actually 1:36) to watch our newest product video, check it out now! It beautifully illustrates the possibilities of what you can make on the Othermill by showing off a multi-material case created for Other Machine Co.’s popular binary timepiece, the Nerd Watch.

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Topics: Othermill Projects, Design, Circuit Boards, Videos, Inside OMC, Announcements, Electronics

Otherplan 0.14.3 Release

Posted by Sarah Tappon on Mar 2, 2015 12:30:00 PM

We’ve just released a new version of Otherplan: 0.14.3!

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Topics: Software, Announcements, Otherplan

Otherplan 0.14.2 Release

Posted by Mike Estee on Jan 22, 2015 11:00:00 AM

We’ve posted a new release of Otherplan and the Othermill firmware today. It features numerous enhancements and bug fixes from the previous build.

Otherplan 0.14.2, about to mill the Nerd Watch.

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Topics: Announcements, Otherplan

Othermills are Shipping Now!

Posted by Simone Davalos on Dec 9, 2014 10:26:00 AM

We here at OMC are incredibly proud to announce that the new Othermills are now shipping!

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Topics: Othermill, Announcements

It’s Official! The Othermill is Ready

Posted by Danielle Applestone on Oct 13, 2014 12:22:00 PM

We haven’t done a ton of posts lately, but we’ve been busy! Last month, we finished our Kickstarter shipments. And today we are finally ready to talk about all of the work we have been doing behind the scenes.

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Topics: Inside OMC, Othermill, Announcements, Otherplan

Introducing Otherplan Duet

Posted by Simone Davalos on Jun 2, 2014 5:00:00 PM

Big news! We’re pleased to release the next version of Otherplan, our free software for the Othermill. This update, which we’re calling Otherplan Duet, brings you a bunch of new features, improvements, and a host of little tweaks and fixes that make for an improved milling experience.

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Topics: Announcements, Otherplan

Popular Mechanics: Makers Who Are Reinventing the American Dream

Posted by Ezra Spier on Mar 18, 2014 5:00:00 PM

We’re excited to announce that Popular Mechanics named our CEO, Danielle Applestone, one of 25 Makers Who Are Reinventing the American Dream in its April 2014 issue!

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Topics: Press, Announcements

Software Release, Projects, and Presales

Posted by Danielle Applestone on Mar 3, 2014 4:00:00 PM

Today is a big day for us. We are announcing the first public release of Otherplan, our revolutionary “what you see is what you make” Computer Aided Manufacturing (CAM) software for free download, as well the launch of Othermill presales through OMC’s online store.

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Topics: Othermill Projects, Manufacturing, Othermill, Announcements, Otherplan

Popular Mechanics Breakthrough Award!

Posted by Martine Neider on Oct 10, 2013 5:00:00 PM

We have a bit of great news to share: we are incredibly honored to announce that we’ve been chosen by Popular Mechanics for a 2013 Breakthrough Award! The Breakthrough Award is given to products that “represent the highest standard in innovation and execution…they solve real problems…they push technical limits…” Wow! We certainly think so, but it is always nice to get a thumbs up from an organization like this.

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Topics: Press, Events, Announcements

Other Machine Co.

Posted by Martine Neider on Aug 19, 2013 5:00:00 PM

Over the last few weeks we filed all the necessary paperwork to form a company!! We are now: Other Machine Company.

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Topics: Announcements