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Greenpower Formula 24 – The Bragin’ Fifers Team

One of the makers appearing at this year’s Edinburgh Mini Maker Faire, Formula 24 introduces young people to key aspects within engineering, mechanics, design/technology, science and greenpower through the building of a single seater battery powered racing car.

The project works with young people in both F24 (11–16 years old) and F24+ (16-25 years old) categories. Participants gain confidence and skills as they have the opportunity to develop new skills that many young people may not ordinarily have the chance to try their hand at.

The programme provides participants with an innovate and unique insight into engineering, mechanics, science and green power in a fun and interactive way and offers progression routes for those who want to develop their skills further.

Check out some pictures of the project below:

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If you’d like to meet the team and learn more about the project head along to this years Edinburgh Mini Maker Faire on Sunday 19 Aprilclick here to get tickets.

Photos from the 2014 Edinburgh Mini Maker Faire

The 2014 Edinburgh Mini Maker Faire on Sunday 20 April was a great success, bringing together makers, crafters, tinkerers, innovators and enthusiasts from across the maker community.

Here’s a few photos of what went on…

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Thanks to everyone who came along and made it such a great day!

To see some more photos from the event check out our Flickr album here.