Exhibition

Exhibitions, shows and attractions.

World Maker Faire 2015 – Vehicles

World Maker Faire 2015 – Vehicles

The faire was on a big site so I could have done with some transport to get around. There were many people who obviously thought the same as they brought their vehicle projects with them. Jet Powered Go Kart Christopher

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World Maker Faire 2015 – Metalwork

World Maker Faire 2015 - Metalwork

A lot of the things on show at the Maker Faire were what I’d call “Gadgets” they were mostly electronics with a simple mechanical aspect. However some of the things I was most interested in were those with more mechanical

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World Maker Faire 2015 – New York

World Maker Faire 2015 - New York

Little did I expect when I submitted my proposal for a internet enabled weather house that 7 months later I’d be standing in line at the New York Science centre waiting to go into the World Maker Faire. I’d arrived

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Cancelled

Cancelled

Two of my favourite shows have been cancelled this year. The Elephant and Castle Mini Makers Faire was London’s First Maker Faire but can’t secure the venue for this year. However, there are plans for a Maker Con type of

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A new exhibition of amazing machines

A new exhibition of amazing machines

Novelty Automation is an experience to delight, bewilder and surprise. It is a cross between a penny arcade, art installation and Heath Robinson sketchbook.

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Photos from the Model Engineering Show

Photos from the Model Engineering Show

A selection of photos from the model engineering show at Sandown last weekend. Engines big and small, jet, stationary, marine and traction. There were railway trains, trams, model houses, a fine selection of carriages and wheels from the Guild of

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Model Engineering Exhibition 2011 at Sandown Park

Model Engineering Exhibition 2011 at Sandown Park

Just a reminder of the model engineering exhibition over at Sandown Park is next month and is celebrating it’s 104th Birthday. Show TimesFriday, 9th Dec 10.00am – 5.00pm (Last admission: 4.00pm)Saturday, 10th Dec 10.00am – 5.00pm (Last admission: 4.00pm)Sunday, 11th

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Rival Model Engineering Magazines and Events

Rival Model Engineering Magazines and Events

I’m a subscriber to “Model Engineers Workshop” a UK magazine that details projects for building tools and accessories for model engineering. In the latest edition there’s a free ticket for the Model Engineer Exhibition over at Sandown Park Racecourse on

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