Do you want to open a Fab Lab?
There are 10 things you should know!
Massimo Menichinelli made a list of 10 things to do before opening a Fab Lab.
- Start from the local conditions
- Think about the community and get it involved
- Develop the service, the business models and then the business plan
- Beware of the hidden costs!
- Plan enough time for the development of the lab
- Balance the team and the resources
- Choose carefully the tools
- It’s not over yet when you buy the machines
- Be part of the network and learn from others
- Test the machines and the processes before opening