Drive the Bid Levels: (It's Hammer Time) - Please note:  These levels combine with a vote at the 2018 Worldcon in San Jose to gain an attending membership. Should you not vote, it will apply to membership pricing at the time of the vote 

$25.00 each
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Ship Maul

$25 - Ship Maul -  Thank you for the support.

This level grants you:

  • A mention on our website

  • Listing in the program book

  • When combined with a vote at Worldcon 76, it gains you a discount on membership should we win.

(Used to plug holes in ships. It's true. Drive the pointed end of the Ship Maul in the leak in the hull WITH A BRASS HAMMER - don't blow up the ship with one spark)

$50.00 each
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Slug Devil Spike Maul

$50 - Slug Devil Spike Maul - The extra support is appreciated.

This level grants you:

  • A mention on our website

  • Listing in the program book

  • A pin/badge with your hammer showing you supported Utah for 2019

  • When combined with a vote at Worldcon 76, it gains you a membership should we win, or a discount on membership if you do not vote as long as we succeed.  

(Vintage Slug Devil Spike Mauls came out in the 1830s and were popular as a Burlington Northern Railroad Tool. Users of Slug Devils need to be accurate. The curved head kept the handle away from the rail, as the spikes were driven with the rail between the spike and the driver.)

$75.00 each

Thor Hammer

$75 - Thor Hammer - We are grateful you are on our team.

This level grants you:

  • A mention on our website

  • Listing in the program book

  • A pin/badge with your hammer showing you supported Utah for 2019

  • $5.00 coupon towards events or swag items sold by the committee at the con

  • A t-shirt mailed or at the con if we win.

  • When combined with a vote at Worldcon 76, it gains you an attending membership, or a discount on membership if you do not vote as long as we succeed.  

(Thor Hammer - not to be confused with Mjölnir- is a small sledgehammer whose relatively light weight and short handle allow single-handed use. Often used for Demolition.)

$100.00 each

Scythe Forging Hammer

$100 - Scythe Forging Hammer - We are amazed at your support.

This level grants you:

  • A mention on our website

  • Listing in the program book

  • A pin/badge with your hammer showing you supported Utah for 2019

  • A t-shirt mailed or at the convention if we win

  • $10.00 coupon towards events or swag items sold by the committee at the con

  • This level can transfer to an attending membership if we succeed in our campaign to host NASFiC 2019. How can we win if you don’t vote for us at Worldcon 76?

(Grim Reaper has nothing on this hammer. Most professional blacksmiths forging hammers require finishing to make it fit your hand and your work.  Sharp edges will need to be radiused.  This is called "Dressing" the hammer.)

$200.00 each

Grabthar's Hammer

$200 - Grabthar's Hammer - Thank you for bringing an honored battle cry of support.

This level grants you:

  • A mention on our website

  • Listing in the program book

  • A pin/badge with your hammer showing you supported Utah for 2019

  • A t-shirt mailed or at the convention if we win

  • $20.00 coupon towards events or swag items sold by the committee at the con

  • A commemorative golden railroad spike supporting Utah for 2019.

  • This level can transfer to an attending membership if we succeed in our campaign to host NASFiC 2019. How can we win if you don’t vote for us at Worldcon 76?

(When you bring a hammer, you bring a galaxy of power with you. This mythical hammer is the battlecry of geeks everywhere, and a commemorative pledge from the movie Galaxy Quest (1999))

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