AMRoC Fab Lab is located at 2149 University Square Mall in Tampa (West side of Mall) 

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Face Shields  for Commericial Use

These clear face shields, made at AMRoC Fab Lab, are $5 each and perfect for use in public-facing commercial businesses and community programs, to help add an extra layer of protection for workers and volunteers.  They’re for non-medical use and intended to be worn in conjunction with a cloth face mask, but can be easily cleaned with alcohol.  The link below is for local Tampa orders only. If you need a large quanity of face shields shipped, please get in touch via our contact page. 


2019 Children’s Board of Hillsborough County Social Enterprise Competition – 1st Place

2019 Creative Collaboration Community Impact Award – UACDC/Innovation Partnership

AMRoC is currently closed to the public with all programming online until further notice, to help do our part to slow the spread of COVID-19.  Visit our Consolidated for COVID page for information and resources.


The Advanced Manufacturing & Robotics Center (AMRoC) Fab Lab, a program of the nonprofit Foundation for Community Driven Innovation (FCDI), is a public Fab Lab dedicated to building capacity in the University Area community, empowering individuals through creative self-expression and bridging the manufacturing and industry talent gap through robust project-based engineering education and training. 

At AMRoC, people of all ages can 

  • Explore science, technology, engineering, manufacturing and related education and career skill building opportunities
  • Have access to a workshop with wide variety of power and hand tools 
  • Learn about design, 3D printing and prototyping
  • Enjoy robotics and other experiential science, tech and arts programs
  • Access entrepreneurial support and networking resources.

AMRoC Fab Lab is grateful to  RD Management and University Mall, Hillsborough County Public Library Cooperative and our many fine community partners.   Visit our Get Involved page to see how you can help, too!

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The Tampa Bay Advanced Manufacturing & Robotics Center (AMRoC),  a program of the Foundation for Community Driven Innovation (FCDI).

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