On July 8, 2013 an official FabLab Model Spectr opening ceremony will be held in Kaluga. FabLab Model Spectr, a center for youth innovative creativity, is a member of global hi-tech digital laboratory network.
FabLab Model Spectr, a center for youth innovative creativity, is an open laboratory for young people. It has a complete set of modern electronic equipment (laser and milling tools, 3D printers, 3D scanners, etc.) required to create prototypes of various products and devices, realize promising design ideas. Such equipment is necessary for technical creative work. The center will organize three laboratories to design and build aircraft, ship and robot models.
The idea behind FabLab Model Spectr creation is to promote and support scientific and creative works of children and youth, to teach how to use modern process equipment and software. Entrepreneurial projects are to be implemented by the center. Such projects will provide for small-batch production of unique items with a view of participating in national and regional youth entrepreneurs’ support programs.