Jean Lievens: Build Your Own Micro-Factory — Freedom Through Inexpensive Open Source Everything

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Jean Lievens
Jean Lievens

Build Your Own Micro-Factory (It’s Cheaper Than You Think)

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At the root of Gershenfeld’s course is a list of machines. These are not exotic, multi-million dollar machines, although you can certainly spend a pretty penny on the top end models in each category. Rather, these devices, with the possible exception of the 3d printer are all fairly well known quantities. Gershenfeld’s Fabrication Laboratory (Fab-Lab, for short), networks these various machines and makes them work together. He does that in a space about the size of a two-car garage.

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