To learn more … http://fab.cba.mit.edu/about/charter/
What is a fab lab? 什么是Fab实验室？
Fab labs are a global network of local labs, enabling invention by providing access to tools for digital fabrication.
What’s in a fab lab? Fab实验室里有什么？
Fab labs share an evolving inventory of core capabilities to make (almost) anything, allowing people and projects to be shared.
What does the fab lab network provide? Fab实验室网络可提供什么？
Operational, educational, technical, financial, and logistical assistance beyond what’s available within one lab.
Who can use a fab lab? 谁可以使用Fab实验室？
Fab labs are available as a community resource, offering open access for individuals as well as scheduled access for programs
What are your responsibilities? Fab实验室的成员职责是什么？
safety: not hurting people or machines
operations: assisting with cleaning, maintaining, and improving the lab
knowledge: contributing to documentation and instruction
Who owns fab lab inventions? 谁拥有Fab实验室的发明？
Designs and processes developed in fab labs can be protected and sold however an inventor chooses, but should remain available for individuals to use and learn from.
How can businesses use a fab lab? 企业如何运用Fab实验室？
Commercial activities can be prototyped and incubated in a fab lab, but they must not conflict with other uses, they should grow beyond rather than within the lab, and they are expected to benefit the inventors, labs, and networks that contribute to their success.