Bantam Tools

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Bantam Tools (formerly Other Machine) develops software and hardware products focused on digital desktop manufacturing. Its proprietary product, Othermill, is a portable desktop CNC mill that enables users to create 2D and 3D objects out of durable materials such as wood, metal, and plastic using digital designs. Users can create enclosures, inlay, mechanical parts, stamps, models, molds, and more.
TypePrivate
Founded2013
HQBerkeley, US
Websitebantamtools.com

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Employees (est.) (Oct 2019)20(+6%)

Bantam Tools Office Locations

Bantam Tools has an office in Berkeley
Berkeley, US (HQ)
Berkeley, CA, USA
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Bantam Tools Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2013

Bantam Tools total Funding

$7.2 m

Bantam Tools latest funding size

$2.68 m

Time since last funding

4 years ago

Bantam Tools investors

Bantam Tools's latest funding round in April 2015 was reported to be $2.7 m. In total, Bantam Tools has raised $7.2 m
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Bantam Tools Blogs

Six Key Steps for Designing and Milling a Topographic Map in Fusion 360

One of our favorite recent projects is the topographic map of Glacier National Park’s Hidden Lake that we milled out of aluminum 7075 on the Bantam Tools Desktop PCB Milling Machine. Topo maps show the shape of the earth’s surface, as well as other geographic features including roads, ri…

The Bantam Tools Micro-Machining Contest is Underway

Calling all machinists! Milling large pallets at top speed is impressive, but it’s often the small projects with fine details that are even harder to pull off. If you think you’ve got what it takes, then we invite you to try your hand at the Bantam Tools Micro-Machining Challenge. The de…

Announcing the 2019 Altium FR-1 Challenge

Our friends at Altium just launched an amazing new contest called the FR-1 Challenge, open to the entire CircuitMaker, Upverter, and Altium design communities, and the grand prize is none other than a shiny new Bantam Tools Desktop PCB Milling Machine!

Devin's Wooden Digital LED Clock

Bantam Tools' own technical manager Devin Cooper recently delved into the world of woodworking by taking a class. Naturally, he then merged his knowledge of PCB creation with his newly honed woodworking skills to make this neat digital LED clock. He designed a custom Arduino shield and m…

How to: PCB Racer

The PCB Racer is a fun and simple project to get started with the Bantam Tools Desktop PCB Milling Machine and basic electronics. It uses a pager motor to turn the drive wheel of a small race car made entirely out of double-sided FR-1 PCB material. Almost all of the parts for the car are…

Best Practices for Cleaning PCBs After Milling

Last week, on our Instagram page, one of our community members asked what the recommended technique is for cleaning up PCBs after milling one on the precise Bantam Tools Desktop PCB Milling Machine. While we responded to the thread, we thought this information could be useful to more fol…
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Bantam Tools Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Bantam Tools founded?

    Bantam Tools was founded in 2013.

  • How many employees does Bantam Tools have?

    Bantam Tools has 20 employees.

  • Who are Bantam Tools competitors?

    Competitors of Bantam Tools include Compeve, reMarkable and EcoFlow.

  • Where is Bantam Tools headquarters?

    Bantam Tools headquarters is located at Berkeley, CA, USA, Berkeley.

  • Where are Bantam Tools offices?

    Bantam Tools has an office in Berkeley.

  • How many offices does Bantam Tools have?

    Bantam Tools has 1 office.