Archive for the ‘FabLab’ Category
Vigyan ashram please to announce training workshop on Raspberry Pi @ 24th to 26th January 2015 at Vigyan ashram Pune office (DIY lab, JPNCE, Kothrud, Pune).
For more details please open following link –
Vigyan ashram has successfully fabricated & lab-tested sanitary Pad Disposal / Incinerator unit. The said unit is named as WOMA-VIVUS-FAB incinerator. Details on this as below-
VA FAB-LAB has contributed for designing & development of this unit. Your comments / feedback will help us further to improve it.
A new prototype design is made for fabricating Hand operated De-husking machine. This low cost machine will be useful for preparing brown rice (non – polished rice as traditional rice pounding ) without grid (electricity) power. Dr.B.S.K.K.V , Agriculture B.Tech students Sanath Prabhukhanolkar and Nilam Shirsat worked on this prototype designing during their summer training at Vigyan ashram campus. For more information you can contact Mr.Anil Gadhe – email@example.com
LDR (Light dependent resistor) based light controller was designed in the FABLAB. It is very useful to operate street lamps.
There is no need to monitor or operate the lamp separately as it is operation is depend on the ambient light.
It change the state of lamp from OFF to ON when dusk occurs & the vice-versa.
Please find the design document below.
Water Pump Controller/alarm system is fabricated in Vigyan Ashram.Purpose of this system is to turn off the motor when water level close to the full. There is also another provision in the same circuit with few changes which blows the alarm when water level reach up to the sensor level. One can easily serves the purpose of water saving with this device.
A manual was design for the installation & maintenance of solar street lamp.The purpose of this manual is to train rural youths so that they can install,maintain & repair solar street lamp themselves and by means of this they can start earning at their place itself. This manual is going to used by different trainers across Maharashtra state.One work shop was also done succesfully by Vigyan Ashram in the Selu village of Wardha dist.
Manual contains following things like:
- The basics of solar energy,
- Tools & components required for installation & maintenance,
- Calculation for finding load,battery capacity& solar power,
- Installation process & steps of maintenance.
Apart from this it also contain the information about the different types of solar energy based devices.
Please follow the link for manual