PAPA 18 World Championships March 11-15, 2015 The Professional & Amateur Pinball Association World Championships is the most competitive pinball event held anywhere in the world, bringing more than a thousand players and spectators together to enjoy four solid days of pinball battles and plain old-fashioned fun! The World Pinball Championships includes four major divisions for competitors of varying skill levels, three classics tournaments featuring older machines, and more. PAPA Headquarters will also be open on Wednesday, March 11 for practice play and the PAPA Circuit Final. Thursday through Saturday will consist of divisional qualifying, followed by final rounds on Sunday. Spectators are welcome to attend & admission is free! Fab Lab IED Madrid Fab Lab IED Madrid was born with the compromise of joining both design theory and fabrication. The space has all the usual infrastructure for digital fabrication, but also focuses on traditional crafts with infrastructure that is not easy to find available together in one place, as painting booth, welding facilities, woodworking stations, vacuformer, photographic processing, screen printing, etc. Fab Lab IED facilities have more than 300 square meters dedicated to these tasks and we encourage experimentation and discovery.
This web is for downloading free files for the las lasercutter Jan 25, 2016 | By Kira As 3D printing goes mainstream in 2016, more and more users will be looking for new and fun projects they can 3D print at home. To 3D point them in the right direction, we’ve rounded up some of the best websites to download free STL files for 3D printing. In a way, STL files, and the 3D model repositories that hold them, are what make the 3D printing world go round—you can’t start 3D printing without a workable 3D model (preferably in STL, the most widely used format for 3D printing), and no matter what it is you are looking for, chances are you will find it on one of these top-rated 3D content websites.
Red Bull Soapbox Race UK Monday 01. June 2015 With so many brilliant applications for this years Red Bull Soapbox Race the competition was tough and a number of entrants didn’t make the final grid. However, BP wanted to turn the fortunes of one special team, with their exclusive offer to give one of their consumers the last spot in the Red Bull Soapbox Race! How The Maker Movement Is Revitalizing Industry In American Cities The maker movement is the platform for today’s artisans to create, craft, and develop leading ideas and products. The meteoric growth of micro-manufacturers and online platforms like Etsy demonstrates how strongly the movement has taken root. And it's in cities where makers are plying their trade. It is the urban arena that is the true fulcrum of innovation as the natural meeting place of people, place, and prosperity. This hyperlocal manufacturing environment holds potential not only for individual hobbyists (myself included)–-but for economic development efforts. Community wide advances in local entrepreneurship and job creation are growing due to the rise of maker spaces, both nationwide and globally.
This webpage is from Barcelona Mini Maker Faire in 2015 The 2015 Barcelona Mini Maker Faire enters its 3rd amazing year. This time around the Faire will be bigger, better and brighter than ever: a new team lead by Fab Lab Barcelona and Made Barcelona, more makers from Barcelona, Spain and all over the world, and a brand-new location right in the heart of Barcelona: Plaza de las Glories Would you like to be a part of the team that makes it happen? It,s a maker faire a harbinger. One of the most obvious changes at Maker Faire, held at the New York Hall of Science in Queens, in the last few years is how far 3D printing has come along—once an interesting novelty, making relatively coarse objects, now 3D printers control resolutions in the order of microns, with some even working at the nanoscale. Maker Faire features a wide range of exhibits, from lone inventors, engineers, and artists showing off their latest creations, to small businesses, to large corporations like Microsoft and Google. While robotics has long been a major part of the Faire, 3D printing now has its own section and a wide array of vendors. Particularly striking (at least to me), was the many there who were offering to show people how to build their own printers—not just how to make their own 3D objects. This brings it to a whole new level, where these devices can be made in one’s own home, and then produce countless varieties of objects that can also be made on one’s own.
Dibang Wildlife Sanctuary,Arunachal Pradesh Wildlife Sanctuary,Arunachal Pradesh Wildlife Sanctuaries State : Arunachal Pradesh, the north eastern state of India. Best Time to Travel : November to February.Locate : The sanctuary is located at the Dibang Valley of Arunachal Pradesh in India. Know the Dibang Wildlife Sanctuary in Arunachal Pradesh Dibang Wildlife Sanctuary is located to the northeast of Anini the headquarters of the Upper Dibang Valley district in Arunachal Pradesh. Lying in the lush Dibang Valley, Dibang Wildlife Sanctuary is spread over an area of 4149 sq km. The surrounding area of the sanctuary is inhabiting by the Idu Mishmi tribes. Journey to Dibang Wildlife Sanctuary Airport : The nearest Airport is Dibrugarh which has regular flight connection to New Delhi and Kolkata by Indian Airlines, Jet Airways and Sahara Airways.
Enabling Makers To Create “The Next Big Thing” Makers have long been known as hobbyists or tinkers. However, with increased access to professional-grade tools, the maker movement is transforming business as usual. Through collaboration and connectivity, makers are inspiring innovation on a daily basis with the creation of smart gadgets, machines, robots and wearables. This new way of doing business is a shift from the historic model where innovation was monopolized by multi-million-dollar companies. Makers and their peers have the opportunity to build cutting-edge products, test them in collaborative workspaces and share their inventions online in order to bring “the next big thing” to market for mass consumption. It is through this connectivity that makers are able to contribute to the Internet of Things — a world of interconnected devices that use sensors to interact with the people, the environment and other devices around them.
Help with an eco build in Pucon, Chile ** ONLY OPEN FOR 3 MORE WEEKS UNTIL MAY !! ** * The project will close for the winter season in the 1st week of May so get in touch quick if you want to join! * We are an English family living in Pucon, Chile who need help with an exciting eco build. We think that you will enjoy our project and we have had over 100 volunteers so far, so don't take our word for it, please read their reviews. How to Build a Campfire To build a fire that leaves an even smaller impact on the surroundings, use this method. <img alt="Build a Campfire Step 12.jpg" src=" width="670" height="503">1Locate a source of disturbed soil such as a toppled tree or collapsed embankment. <img alt="Build a Campfire Step 13.jpg" src=" width="670" height="503">2Spread a tarp on the intended location of the fire.
Guide to Beach Combing You will need: Proper foot wear Flip flops will suffice, but I wear my felt bottomed scuba booties because they provide excellent protection against sharp objects, plus they grip slippery surfaces. Containers I try to take two bags with me. One plastic shopping bag and one canvas bag. EPIRBs, PLBs and man overboard devices – Yachting World A PLB or EPIRB can be a livesaver if you go overboard. Solo sailor Pip Hare selects her pick of gear to help take the search out of search and rescue EPIRBs When activated, an Emergency Position Indicating Radio Beacon (EPIRB) transmits its details on 406MHZ and, if GPS-enabled, the vessel’s position to within 100m.
Oru Beach Kayak - Oru Kayak The Beach is, simply put, the best kayak I've ever owned. After just a couple times I've learned how to set it up in a few minutes–much faster than I would have expected. I can do this by myself easily, which opens up a whole new realm of morning and evening paddles by myself (previously I needed help moving large kayaks on & off the car and to the water. It's fast on the water because it's so light, accelerating to top speed in a matter of a few strokes. It's easy to get in and out and I've even take my dog out a few times and haven't had issues with tippiness at all.