The Thinket Now (Heat-Patina Copper-2)
The GEN 3.0, Thinket® Now (Heat-Patina Copper-2) is machined from solid Brass for the Heat-Patina-treated Copper-plated Handle, #6061 Aluminum for the Copper-plated Slider-Heads, and the Slider-Tube is machined from #304 Stainless-Steel w/ a machine finish.
Please note that the heat-patina coloration effects on the Handle and Slider-Heads may vary considerably from one component to the next.
The specially grooved Slider-Heads are designed to accommodate special 15mm O-Rings for a new haptic effect.
This new Thinket form-factor adds a "reassuring-thud" to the action called a "satisfying-bounce" delivered by every Standard action Thinket). The "reassuring-thud" effect was the primary motivation behind the most recent Thinket Kickstarter project called ("The Thinket Now, GEN 3.0), which was launched, funded, and successfully fulfilled in 2018.
The special new "thud" sensation is achieved by means of the custom-machined O-Ring grooves in the GEN 3.0 Slider-Heads; and several high-quality O-Rings are included with each Thinket Now for use with those grooves.
The Thinket® Now (Heat-Patina Copper-2) comes in an attractive drawstring-pouch for easy storage & transport.
The Thinket® Now (Heat-Patina Copper-2) is made in the USA.
The shipping weight of this Thinket version (not the actual weight) is approximately 8 oz to allow for proper support & padding during transit.
PLEASE NOTE: Our products are not sitting on a shelf waiting to be shipped out. Rather, they are completed to fill each customer order, and there is a workshop queue by order-date.
IMPORTANT: The Thinket® contains one or more strong magnets, so please keep it away from small children and pets. Do not place the Thinket® close to magnetically sensitive items such as: Credit cards, gift cards, watches, computer hard drives, and other such magnetically sensitive items. Do not put your fingers inside the Thinket®, nor try to disassemble it. Please use common sense while handling the Thinket®, and please use the Thinket responsibly at all times.