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Saturday, January 30th, Discover the FabLab of Chateaubriant

This Saturday, January 30th, the FabLab of Chateaubriant, “Manufacturing Lab” where cross innovation and exchange of know-how, for the 1st time opens its doors from 2pm to 6pm.

Want to see your eye looks like a 3D printer, try Oculus Rift virtual reality helmet? The Castel ‘FabLab for the first time opens its doors to the public this Saturday, January 30, from 2pm to 6pm in the premises of the Orinox company, located at 12 Route Fougerays at Chateaubriant.

A FabLab is a “Manufacturing Laboratory”, ie a place where innovation intersect, new technologies, exchange of expertise and collaborative creation.

In this space open to the public, all kinds of tools are available to design and build virtual objects and / or concrete. A contractor may, for example, come printed on its prototype 3D printer laboratory, an artist find how to realize its concept, the astute citizen come and fix one of its aircraft …

“Do you know what is the common point between an articulated prosthetic hand, an electric barrier of protection for children, ecological public toilets and contact lenses?”, Ask the creators of the FabLab. These are all projects that have seen the day in FabLabs. ”

Castel ‘FabLab is an association created with the support of the Junior Chamber International Chateaubriant and partnership of Orinox and TeamPlastique. Many companies already offer the territory to give their falls of raw materials (plastics, wood, metal …) FabLab for projects.

Open House FabLab, this Saturday, January 30, from 2pm to 6pm, in the premises of the company Orinox, 12, Route Fougerays in Chateaubriant. Entrance: Free.

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