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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Quelab Adric Menning (505) 750-4522

Recycling, Indoor Swap-Meet Fund-Raising to help build community workspace for learning/teaching about how things work.

Quelab Albuquerque's Maker/Hackerspace is a great place to tinker with electronics, and to take apart old things and build new and exciting things, its better than recycling, its upcycling. But we are drowning in castoffs spares and other gadgets. Help us empty our closets, and help yourself by emptying out your old closets of unused tech stuff. We are doing an indoor Swapmeet! Rather than standing around in the cold doing a yardsale, we are opening up inside, to host a Recycle your Junk Swap-meet. Stay warm with Hot Cider and Coffee, and Hot Coco!

Think of it as a HamRadio swapmeet with even more interesting stuff! Its hard to categorize what all will be there, but a simple list would likely include, computers, laptops, gadgets, books, parts, cameras, optics, toys, games, radios, printers, test equipment, tools and possibly even furniture, lighting and craft supplies!

This is open to members and the public, everyone is encouraged to bring things to trade or sell! Donate whatever percent of the sale you feel like to Quelab! All Proceeds go towards buying parts supplies, consumables, and other operational expenses.

Meet interesting people who love tinkering with technology

Come/Bring things And tell everyone (especially your crazy uncle with a garage full of old gadgets!)

Further Details: When: 8am-12pm Saturday November 19th Where: Quelab, 1112 2nd street NW! RSVP to sell by coming to Tuesday(8th or 15th) or Sunday(13th) Hacknights, or Email


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