DesignSpark Mechanical User Design Challenge
Bruce Schreiner posted on November 10, 2013 |

Do you have unique idea for a mechanical design within the themes of accessibility, mobility, or green living and some time to realize your idea using the new and unique 3D modeling software, DesignSpark Mechanical?  

The contest is on (entries must be received by November 22) and the software download is free.  Just create your design and share it at DesignShare, the collaborative project space for DesignSpark Mechanical

Last month saw the introduction of the new 3D modeling software from RS/Allied Electronics, DesignSpark Mechanical, during a life-changing invention challenge at Manchester‘s Museum of Science and Industry including big name inventors and designers such as Trevor Baylis (OBE), Jude Pullen, and Tien Pham (Arduino).  Now the challenge (details of the challenge) is turning towards everyone else: Students, engineers, designers, and makers anyone who has a unique idea and the desire to learn something new using 3D modeling software.

The most popular idea as voted by the DesignSpark community gets £5,000 and the first ever Ormerod 3D printer from RepRapPro.   


There are two runner-up prizes of £2,500 each.  To bring your design to life and enter the challenge, upload your final design to DesignShare.

The DesignSpark Mechanical Challenge contest progress is available on the following social media channels and by following the hashtag #DSMChallenge.

DesignSpark Facebook, DesignSpark Twitter, DesignSpark Google +, DesignSpark LinkedIn

Did I mention the deadline is Friday, November 22,  and there is a 3D printer at stake – you cannot win without trying!

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