ComBox: Next generation of mining
Profit from mining on 147-240 energy efficient containers and its distribution among investors
Founder, CEO and Seed Investor
The founder of «ComBox Technology», the author of project management techniques and method of implementation of two-phased immersion cooling. Engineer, businessman with 15 years of experience in
high-tech projects. He worked with projects and brands of international level such as Intel, AMD, Bosch Rexroth and so on. The founder and manager partner of R&D company Omega.
Founder, CEO and Seed Investor
Founder and technical director of the company «ComBox Technology». Developer of technological processes in the company, a specialist in the field of
cryptocurrencies, blockchain and ICO. He has experience of successful construction, strategic development of complex technical projects.
Chief crypto officer
The expert in the field of digital economy. Specialist of international level in the field of cryptocurrency solutions and blockchain technology, programmer, investor. He has experience with major international
brands VIACOM, Gazprom, Carlsberg and others.
The manager partner of B&T and T. T. Consulting.
The expert in the field of organization of production,
commercial activity and sales. CEO PharmExperience , the company engaged in the development of science-intensive projects. He has 25 years of experience in the field of team building, change management, correction of business processes of the company, production, launch of high-tech solutions, formation of the structure of sales departments «from the ground up», introduction of customer loyalty programs, strategic planning and market launch of innovative projects.
- Crowdsale (80%)
- Team (10%)
- Reward fund (7%)
- Bounty (3%)
- Equipment & other assets (97%)
- Organiztional expenses, Marketing, Investment in buildings & stuctures, Investment in land, Investment in intangible assets (3%)
Cost of the token1 token for 0.002 eth
Price without discounts
Discounts and Bonuses
Stages of sale / Discount, % / Net price
CrowdSale 1 / 15 / 1 CBP = 0,0017 ETH
CrowdSale 2 / 10 / 1 CBP = 0,0018 ETH
CrowdSale 3 / 5 / 1 CBP = 0,0019 ETH
CrowdSale 4 / 0 / 1 CBP = 0,0020 ETH
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What does token mean?
Our token allows you to take part in the industry mining, which replaces the house mining, and get ROI at least 350%. ComBox produces 20 ft. containers for the industry mining with the liquid two-phase cooling and intends to put them into operation in the second quarter of 2019. Estimated profit of every container amounts to near 50 ETH/m (during current difficulty level) when ETH is 450$ it amounts to 22500$/m from a container. Ethereum and other crypto currency got by the industry mining will be partially reinvested to increase the quantity of containers to estimated and further dividend payments for the investors and participants in proportion to the percentage of tokens.
How can you buy token?
Token can be bought on the website https://combox.io in your account for ETH/BTC at the fixed price depending on the current carrying out of ICO. Then tokens of CBP will be traded on the Cryptocurrency Exchanges with net incomes.
What is the minimal amount of investment?
Minimum investment amounts to 0.1 ETH.
Why should I take part in PreICO of the project?
There is a maximum discount on the presale of tokens that amounts to 30%. Then this discount will decline at a rate of 5-6% on the one-month crowd sale from 15% in the first week to 0% in the last week.
In what way the funds collected from PreICO, ICO will be spent?
PreICO consists of at last 3 928 571 CBP Tokens. These investments will be channelled to marketing and the promotion of the project and the brand «ComBox Technology». The funds collected to ICO will be spent on the producing the ComBox IC-960 containers and its installation. If the funds are less than it is stated in Soft Cap we perform a refund of the crowdsale or together with investors. Also the decision to continue the project by voting of the investors of the project.
How much does a CBP token cost?
The CBP price is denominated in Ethereum and amounts to 0,002 ETH. The different stages of carrying out ICO include discounts. Pre-sale includes 30% discount on CBP tokens. Crowdsales’ discount is 15% in the first week and it declines at the rate of 5% every week.
Why should I invest in the ComBox project?
The investment in the ComBox project gives the opportunity to get a ROI of at least 350%. It is also should be noted that industrial mining is profitable because the cost of cryptoassets will only increase in the future. The unique two-phase immersion cooling technology in the ComBox products allows you to extend the useful life of the equipment in order to minimize life-time costs and maintenance. It will raise the return compared to the classic solutions for industrial air-cooled mining.
Why do you choose ICO as a way to attract foreign investment?
ICO is an effective and simple way to encourage investments for the fastest growing projects such as ComBox. We operate within the crypto industry and plan to make dividend payments in the cryptocurrency produced by our containers. That is why we decided to make all calculations within the same convenient field.
Do you have any experience in implementing such projects?
Yes, we have already had several containers based on air-cooling. In addition, our main activity is the solution of complex technical problems using the latest technology. The group of companies ComBox Technology includes R&d division in the form of a legal entity, Omega LLC specialized in research and development. The main advantages are the effective implementation of the required functions and the use of the most suitable own hardware. During 13 years of practice, we have accumulated a huge experience in the use of the most modern technologies. This use allows us to achieve optimal results and provides our investors, customers and partners with additional advantageous.
Why will your project become successful?
ComBox Technology company has a unique technology and produces the solutions based on way which allows to achieve high speed of cryptocurrency mining with low energy consumption. However, it is the most expensive part in mining. Thus, we have high returns on investment. We have thought about the installation site of our containers. We found two sites in Saransk and near the city of Petrozavodsk had very low cost kW/h. Now it is fixed under the contract and amounts to 4 rubles per kilowatt/hour. All our containers are insured by JSC "AlfaStrakhovanie" for major risks such as fire or theft by third parties. We take care to mitigate all possible risks at the initial stages. ComBox Technology company is ready to provide (after signing the NDA) a variable financial model of the project and other internal documents for decision-making concerning the investments in our company. We are as inclusive as possible to our investors so we will be happy to tell you about our project in more detail.
What is the uniqueness of your project?
Combox Technology company has developed a two-phase immersion cooling technology for the GPU. It is the two-phase and for low heated GPU. The uniqueness is that the GPU AMD or NVIDIA is placed in the Novec 3M liquid which is constantly working. There are no moving mechanisms such as coolers in MXM video cards. They are less affected by the environment. In addition, they operate continuously at the same temperature. The use of fluid heat sink allows the use of technology dispersal of graphics cards without the risk of damage. Due to our own technological solutions, we use a small amount of the Novec 3M liquid as the compositing and boards have been designed specifically for this project and it allows us to achieve monetary savings. Solutions of ComBox are safe because the containers and all system components include the sensors of humidity, temperature, entry, security and fire alarms, etc. components and / or subsystems that control parameters of work. In the case the values exceed the limits they switch off wrong components thereby ensuring fire safety and safety of the equipment. All containers are insured by JSC "AlfaStrakhovanie", thus, the risk of fire, lightning or theft is mitigated. Therefore, our solution is unique in the current market.
Where can I learn more about your project?
You should read White Paper or watch a video review of the solution on the website https://combox.io or Andrei Solovyov's channel. We also recommend you to follow us in social networks. Their links are posted on the website https://combox.io.
What will happen if the expected return is not achieved? Do you have any development alternatives?
We have alternative courses that we have developed and described in WhitePaper. First of all, cryptoindustry is one of the courses which can use our solutions. The science-intensive projects and calculations are considered as alternative courses as well as the deliveries of the equipment in B2B, B2G segments. We made the decision to use the maximum amount of power initially to produce the optimum number of containers and then go selling the ComBox IC-960 containers at the unfettered market because mining is more profitable at the initial stage.
What will happen if the project doesn’t collect the amount of fee needed?
First of all, we are developing this course by our own. Moreover, we have already invested $500000 in it. Secondly, we are going to extend our idea because we have already made its industrial realization. Thirdly, our project has the good indicators of profitability and returns on investment. Fourthly, we insure and mitigate different risks both physical ones: theft or fire by means of insurance of the equipment and cutting down the cost of crypto assets by means of change courses to the science-intensive projects and B2B, B2G segments. Taking into account this data, we believe that the project will collect the amount of fee needed without any problem. Failing that (soft cap is not achieved), we refund crawdsale money or make a decision concerning the continuation of the project by voting among the investors.
Are you sure that mining is profitable?
We are sure. One container ComBox IC-960 includes 960 GPs AMD RX470 and makes a profit at the rate of 50 ETH/m now. The container consumes 170 kWh and the cost of electricity amounts to 4 rubles per kilowatt/hour. We have the agreement for connection of the containers at this price in Saransk. The cost of consumption of container per month is $ 170/kWh * 4. * 24 hours * 30 days per month. = 489 600 rubles = $7896 = 17.5 ETH. Thus, a "rough" estimate of profitability can be made as follows: 50 – 17.5 = 32.5 ETH/month./container. If mining becomes unprofitable, there will be related industries where such capacity will be necessary for example to solve high-tech problems.
Examples of such tasks include:
● Simulation of crowd behavior at the stadium during the football world Cup or other events both under setting the task and in real time (cloud computing)
● Calculation of coagulation of protein compounds (folding)
● Analysis of the strength of cryptographic ciphers and their probabilities of being compromised
● Pattern recognition and analysis for automatic verification and clustering of users and other tasks related to artificial intelligence and neural networks training. One of these tasks has already been successfully performed on our equipment!
Why do you place containers in Russia?
Russia has one of the lowest prices for electricity and the placement of containers. In particular, our cost of electricity including hire and placement of containers amounts to only 4 rubles for kW/hour. In addition, Russia has optimal climatic conditions.
How are you going to launch a new production line?
Now we are working on short production runs, R&D department and partners in series production of cards. We are planning to launch a series production of containers after ICO will be carried out with advanced technology. In addition, we are planning to fulfill some project works for a deep development of production, determine the main parameters, requirements and best approaches to extend the project and put into large-scale production.
Immersion cooling has been used for a long time and everywhere. Why is your solution better?
One-phase immersion cooling is used for a long time everywhere. Liquid or condenser oil is circulated and cooled. Two-phase systems use a phase change where heat is transferred to the coolant and reject from the system. First of all, it is cheaper with the proper designing. Secondly, it is not necessary to have bulky structures and expensive pumps. Thirdly, it allows to achieve effective heat rejection from the hottest elements of the system; GPU, RAM, PGU and etc. It significantly extends the service life of the electronics. We can also note liquid used in our solutions such as Novec 3M, fluor organics. It does not burn at all but it boils at a temperature of 61 degrees Celsius. Immersion oil used in single-phase systems burns very well and creates a risk of fire. In addition, the fire in the container with immersion oil means 100% loss of all equipment. When using 3M liquid, the maximum loss of equipment in case of fire will be no more than 5%. Besides us, other companies have also started to use two-phase immersion cooling but they put devices or units in the liquid. For example, they could be ASIC or usual motherboard with a GPU. This approach is irrational because it requires large amounts of the 3M Novec liquid and it is very expensive. We designed the board and achieved a very high density. Thus, a maximum of 5 liters of 3M Novec is required for cooling of 96 AMD rx470 graphics cards.
Can I buy a ready-made container?
Now, unfortunately, it is impossible. First, we fulfill our obligations to our investors. After it, we can start selling. You can sign up for whitelist for the first batch of open sales or buy a CBP token for the required amount of power for mining and parallel computing.
Do you compensate for the complex growth of crypto currency? In what way?
Yes, we do. Besides our own capacities, we launch an external multi currency pool with payment by PPNLS and low pool Commission which is 1%. It compensates for the growth of complexity due to the connection of external miners to different currencies of the pool.
Why do you need external investment less than the planned cost of the number of containers prescribed to the Soft/Hard cap, respectively?
We use the mechanisms of partial reinvestment of tokens obtained from mining and parallel computing by our containers (41% of the total). Thus, if the construction of 140 containers requires a minimum of 135 483 ETH it will be enough to encourage only 56 000 ETH when using reinvestment.
Do you have a utilitarian token?
The similar projects cannot have a utilitarian token. We have a security token with appropriate limits for investors in some countries. We have written in detail the legal situation in the White Paper document.
How can I contact you?
You can contact us by e-mail [email protected]io or by phone +7 (812)748-27-27. In addition, our advisors are always available in all official social channels. The links are available on the website https://combox.io.
Can you provide legal information about the company?
The structure of the group of companies:
● ComBox Technology is the parent company in the phase of registration and legal verification
● ComBox Investment is the investment company in the phase of registration and legal verification
● Everest LLC is the production company, Russia, St. Petersburg, Poetical Boulevar, 2
● Omega LLC is R & D, Russia, Obukhov oborona Ave., 76 lit. P
Representative office in Russia LLC "Everest", Russia, St. Petersburg, Poetical Boulevar, 2.
Why don't you trade in your containers on the free market?
Now it is profitable to mine due to it. Therefore, we want to use them. That is why we encourage foreign investment to extend our production and produce 147-240 mining containers in our own interests and the interests of our investors. After the production of containers, we are committed to open external sales and start delivery of our solutions to the free market in the B2B and B2G segments.
What will happen if Ethereum cross over to PoS?
We will rebuild the pool to a different currency which is similar to Ethereum. Now there are many crypto-coins which to generate revenue through mining on the GPU. For example, it might be coins used on the Equihash or Cryptonight algorithms. The advantage of using graphics cards in mining is that we can change the algorithms, the mined crypto-coins depending on their profitability quickly and without replacing the equipment (as in the case of ASIC).
Whу is two phased immersion cooling better than air one?
The first advantage is PuE. It means that the total power ratio consumed by the Solution to power consumed by the IT equipment involved in the processing and storage of information of this solution. The value of PuE for air cooling system is 1,45 rather than it is 1.05 for two phased immersion cooling. Thus, the cost effectiveness is higher for immersion cooling systems than for air-cooled systems. To make a conclusion, they are more economical and cheaper to operate. The second advantage is the complete absence of mechanical rotating elements in systems with immersion cooling. They do not have coolers and fans which air-cooled systems have. The coolers and fans are constantly spinning and regularly fail. In addition, they require repair works. In immersion systems, the equipment operates at a constant temperature of the same. The high temperature of electronics is 61 degrees Celsius in ComBox Solutions. There are not any overheating, dependence on the environment (summer – hot, winter – cold), damage as a consequence of the above. It should be mentioned that the repair of coolers and any other failure it is a dead time. In addition, a dead time is a lack of process mining. Thus, when replacing or cleaning the coolers, the expenses include both the cost of components, the lost profit from mining for the period of maintenance.
Do you have a working solution with two-phase immersion cooling?
Yes, we do. It is our difference from many companies. We have experience in the development and operation of air-cooled ComBox A-480 containers. We know all the numerous disadvantages of air cooling. Due to the results of their analysis, we have developed a technological solution with two-phase immersion cooling. Then, we have released a prototype, tested and optimized the solution and processes, then we developed and produced the commutative sections of the ComBox I-96. These sections consist of 16 IC-6 ComBox boards and are immersed in a 3M liquid boiler. Now we have tested such a section and assemble a container with 960 cards inside.