Originally Posted by discspeed
Machines take 6 months on a boat to get from Japan to the US, and this is the only reason the Volt was delayed. It certainly did not take over a year to develop, just 6-7 months for the machine to get here and another month or two to get it set up and running their discs.
In his article in Rattling Chains, Steve said that the Volt took over a year from concept to product and that MVP had planned on six to nine months for product development. This is something they are currently addressing. Even Zam said in another thread that the Volt and Amp.were designed as a pair way back when.