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laser cutting

Traffic Lights Project

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Laser cutting and assembling of custom Traffic Lights project placed in the Makerspace Workshop area. Accessed via mobile through wi-fi; a small Arduino was customly programmed by staff members to indicate the possibility of access to the space throughout the day.

Skateboards in the making

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Skateboards assembling workshop powered by the CYENS Thinker Maker Space. The workshop took place during the summer Curiosity camp for kids, organised by CYENS Center of Excellence. All the parts were designed and laser cut prior to the workshop by our technicians, in order for the participating kids to assemble and paint under our supervision.

Soft Robotics

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Soft Robotics is an experimental project led by our first resident artist Marisa Satsia, that involves the design and fabrication of inflatable soft sculptures. These sculptures were made from flexible silicone which allows the flow of air to transform their shape and form, thus creating movement. Following the Soft robotics toolkit by the Harvard Bio […]

Custom loom project

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A project led by our resident artist Marisa Satsia. The makerspace technicians assisted with the design, laser cutting and assembling the wooden loom. The piece was one of her complementary exhibits during the artists in residency exhibition, that took place in the Thinker Maker Space in late September.
Face shields for covid made at CYENS -Thinker MAker Space, Cyprus Makerspace

Face Shields against Covid-19

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In the everyday battle against the spreading of the corona virus, face mask and shields along with a general respect for public hygiene and hand washing have proven to be the best weapon. In the first 3 weeks of the spreading of the virus in Cyprus, public employees were left defenseless against the attack since […]