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Prototype and hinges – why can’t we come together

Prototype and hinges – why can’t we come together

Hey Compo Crew, it's been a few days and at last count, we promised you a prototype, some new videos, and a much anticipated pushing of that green go button for our injection molds. Well, the next...

How to pick the best Composting Toilet for your Van.

How to pick the best Composting Toilet for your Van.

While there are several different types of composting toilets out there, for your van a portable composting toilet is in our opinion the best choice. There are a plethora of different ones on the...

Sunday fun day: Update on manufacturing

Happy Sunday, Compo Crew! We hope you are all doing well. Here’s a short update for you all.   We printed a new prototype. Why? As we saw last time, this critical step in the manufacturing process...

Interview with Jude Connelly – Nirvana Upfitters

Interview with Jude Connelly – Nirvana Upfitters

Last Friday Richard got to sit down with Jude From Nirvana Upfitters. We've had the pleasure of chatting sh*t with Jude for awhile now and it was a great honour to interview him. Jude talks about...

Update, videos and pictures of Cuddy.

Update, videos and pictures of Cuddy.

Hey Compo Crew, Time flies when you’re putting together prototypes and tearing them apart! While Dale was working out the new design, Rich put together our prototype and then did some robustness...

How to Maintain a Happy Composting Toilet

How to Maintain a Happy Composting Toilet

Composting toilets are very simple to maintain. The below is a list of top tips we have curated to help ensure the microbes helping us out are as happy as possible! Please feel free to leave...

Contemplating Agitation

To agitate or not to agitate that is the question. Why do we agitate the solids bin in a composting toilet? Are we just sh*t stirrers? 💩 Well yes we are! Turning the contents of the bin helps in...

What is a Composting Toilet?

What is a Composting Toilet?

In a nutshell A composting toilet is a toilet which uses the process of composting to help break down human waste into a nutrient rich substance called 'humus'. ​ To ensure the composting happens...

Boondocking Resources

Boondocking Resources

Boondocking also know as Dry Camping or Dispersed Camping is RV camping with no water, power or sewage hookups. You can boondock in a Walmart parking lot but most RVers would considered real...

Going Off-Grid

Going Off-Grid

Staying off-grid can be a truly rewarding experience. Whether you stay for a few nights or a few weeks. We’ve sourced different tips for you from true off-grid experts. Enjoy. 1. Where to stay.  ...

Updated Delivery Timeline

Updated Delivery Timeline

Hi CompoCrew, Richard here - I’ve been working flat out the past weeks trying to kick off making the molds. As we mentioned before we’re waiting on one final review before we commit everyone’s...

Do you want to live with me in a Prius?

Do you want to live with me in a Prius?

Kristin Hanes' answer to this was a resounding No. Her new boyfriend was giving up his apartment to save money by living in his Toyota Prius. After a few months of actually spending more time in the...

End of Campaign

End of Campaign

Cheers Compo Crew! We salute you 🍺🥂 We did it! You did it! 🎉 We closed out our Indiegogo campaign with a 💥 With your help we raised $250,000 Whoop whoop!! 🙌🙌 Thank you to everyone who supported us....

Redesign Done

Redesign Done

Hey Compo Crew. Big news!! 🎉🎉🎉 The redesign is now done! If you have been following you saw that Cuddy got Curvy. Boom💥 Not only that, but you can see here where Dale, our genius product designer,...

It’s time to get WET! Stretch Goal #1 ✅

It’s time to get WET! Stretch Goal #1 ✅

We reached our first stretch goal!! That means that all Cuddys will be made water-resistant! You can leave him in your wet bath, shower, etc. We're super excited about this and want to thank all of...

We Love ‘Love Handles’

We Love ‘Love Handles’

You did it! Thank you to all our amazing backers who have shown us their love and enabled us to reach our second stretch goal of $250,000! You challenged us to add love handles to Cuddy and now we...

Headed to a Land Down Under

Headed to a Land Down Under

Hey Compo Crew, Things are progressing well with the campaign. As we mentioned last time we reached our first stretch goal and are well on our way to #2. Dale, our manufacturing consultant should...

The Highs and Lows of launching your product.

The Highs and Lows of launching your product.

Two Weeks Ago I made a new high and low…   Let’s start with the low - my fitness level. Before I left my job and started travelling last year, I went on a health kick. With the pandemic and reduced...

To Pee or Not to Pee

To Pee or Not to Pee

Rich drops not only the pee indicator into the cup but also some hot hot bits of news. What is he talking about?   - the pee indicator of course 😂 - plans for making Cuddy composting toilet water...

Back To School – And its Frickin’ Awesome!

Back To School – And its Frickin’ Awesome!

So - this past weekend The Management (Ange) and I set off for mid Wales in the UK to attend a composting toilet course at CAT - the Centre for Alternative Technology. No shit - there is a course on...

Time to Upgrade my Loo

Time to Upgrade my Loo

News Flash! We're funded because you all supported us, but now what? Well now we're all Waiting for Cuddy. And to make the wait easier we want to share the excitement with everyone. We want to see...

Stretch Goals!

Stretch Goals!

We asked you what would you wanted! Water resistant so you can leave your Cuddy in your wetroom Handholds to make carrying your Cuddy easier The results were mixed with close to half of you wanting...

International Taxes and Duties

International Taxes and Duties

For all of our International Crew, here are our best estimates for international taxes and duties. It has been tough getting any numbers hammered out. No shipping company has wanted to give us a...

100% Funded!

100% Funded!

Amazing today at 10:13 am we made out funding goal! Thank you so much to all of you who backed us at this stage. Anyone still of the fence hopefully this shows you that we can and will do this....

If David Goggins made toilets… 

If David Goggins made toilets… 

I thought I'd put out a quick blog before we launch... I don't know what to expect in the coming weeks (#FIRSTTIMEFOUNDERS) so wanted to put something out in case I'm off radar for a while. It's...