Gearbox is an initiative that aims at improving the ecosystem for hardware entrepreneurship by providing flexible working space, shared prototyping facilities, training in manufacturing, fabrication and design as well as mentorship, investment opportunities, incubation and community development.
WHAT WE DO
Co-Location | Makerspace
Gearbox is a factory of factories located in Nairobi’s industrial area. Our 20,000 square feet space provides a network of like-minded individuals and businesses with the know-how and resources that enable you take your innovation to the market..
We provide training that allows mastery in industry leading tools for design including Autodesk software as well as traditional machinery, including automated (CNC) machining, 3D printing, and wood and metal working. We are a NITA approved training provider.
Community | Tech - Support
We understand the importance of time and resources in industrial manufacturing. Our community provides a mix of industry professionals, artists, designers, inventors, entrepreneurs, engineers, makers, fabbers, hacker and potential partners, and creatives .........
“Gearbox is a trailblazer on Africa's path into the 4th industrial revolution !”