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PLAful Recycling!
PLAful Recycling!

Jenny Banks, our new intern at the lab, is experimenting with and producing new 3D printing and composite filaments from recycled materials.

Last updated on August 8, 2016 at 09:48


 Pawel’s Giving us a Big Hand!
Pawel’s Giving us a Big Hand!

Everyone at Fab Lab London knows the sound of the doorbell means a tedious walk down the hallway to open the door. I’m making a remote-controlled mechanical arm that presses the button and opens the door for us.

Last updated on August 7, 2016 at 11:34


 3D Printer into 2D Plotter
3D Printer into 2D Plotter

Arturo Gala, an intern at the lab, is making a portable plotter from scratch. It is based on an Ultimaker’s X and Y axes and powered by an Arduino. Most of the parts are of bespoke design, having been 3D printed or laser cut in the lab.

Last updated on August 5, 2016 at 17:19


 There’s a New Face in the Lab
There's a New Face in the Lab

Hello! I’m a fine art student currently interning at FabLab and I’m making a 3D printed version of my face with animatronic eyes to follow people around the room… because who wouldn’t want that in their lives?

Last updated on August 3, 2016 at 15:48


 WeMake2016: Women in Makerspaces
WeMake2016: Women in Makerspaces

Last week we had a hugely successful event working to address the gender imbalance in makerspaces – WeMake2016; which was born out of Fab Lab London and Faberdashery.

Last updated on August 3, 2016 at 12:44


 UK Lagging Behind Other Countries In Digital Skills, Barclays Report Finds
UK Lagging Behind Other Countries In Digital Skills, Barclays Report Finds

Only 16% of workers in the UK would be comfortable building a website, compared with 39% in Brazil and 37% in India, according to a report, which warns that Britain’s digital skills lag behind other countries.

Last updated on July 19, 2016 at 16:41


 My First Two Weeks at Fab Lab London
My First Two Weeks at Fab Lab London

Hope Akello joined Fab Lab London as an exchange student via the British Council from Vancouver – over the past few weeks Hope has captured a few of her thoughts and experiences from the Lab in a short video documentary.

Last updated on July 14, 2016 at 13:18


 You’ve built your product, but how do you build your business?
You’ve built your product, but how do you build your business?

Have you heard of Vestd? A new and completely unique concept and platform, Vestd helps entrepreneurs and startups, makers and hackers turn their ideas, prototypes and innovations into living breathing businesses without the need for a huge pile of cash in the bank. Or for that matter the hot waft of an investor breathing down your neck, keen to see a return on their investment without really caring how you make that happen.

Last updated on July 12, 2016 at 14:39


 LAVA Printer!
LAVA Printer!

Toby Thomson, interning in the lab, looking to assemble, and then go on to open-source, my own custom designed DLP type 3d printer!

Last updated on July 11, 2016 at 15:31


 Highlights: Soldering Skills and Workshop
Highlights: Soldering Skills and Workshop

Enormous thanks to the team at RS Components and EngiMake for supporting a recent Soldering Workshop at Fab Lab London. The RS components team have pulled together this great video highlighting the day and everyone who took part – it’s great to see how Jack and Josh (former Fab Lab London interns) have created their own startup and giving back to the London community.

Last updated on July 8, 2016 at 09:16


 

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