Facilities

This is a 235 square meter building located right in Gamboa, Panama. There’s a jungley backyard complete with Agouti research assistants:

There is housing for 6 people, a large kitchen, 3 refrigerators, and two bathrooms. There is fiber optic internet (100MBps), which is an amazing luxury in this remote town, along with electricity, gas, and drinkable tap water.

Corner of #dinalab – Spherical Image – RICOH THETA

There is an electronics workshop on the first floor that currently has:

  • 3D printer (Prusa Mk3)
  • Vinyl Cutter
  • Soldering Stations
  • Robotic Arms (Uarm Swift Pro x2)
  • hundreds of assorted components, sensors, and microcontrollers

The lower level also features a garage workshop with larger wood, and metal working tools. Next to the garage shop is a Utility room with industrial sinks and washer and dryer.

dinalab garage #theta360 – Spherical Image – RICOH THETA

The upper floor has bedrooms for visiting residents, and a large gallery space / modular workshop area. There is also a lovely screened in back porch for birdwatching, dining, yoga/working out, or movie watching.

Living Room Behind Staircase – Spherical Image – RICOH THETA
#dinalab porch – Spherical Image – RICOH THETA

We have one jungle truck available as well for accessing nearby features, and moving large objects or groups of people. It’s a Ford Ranger, 4×4 Turbo.

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The building is in the heart of Gamboa and walking distance to all of the key attractions like:

  • The Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute
  • The boat docks to BCI
  • Pipeline Road (the gold standard jungle birding site i the world!)
  • The Chagres River
  • The Panama Canal
  • The Gamboa Rainforest Resort (Beautiful jungle hotel+restaurant)
Street Outside Dinalab #theta360 – Spherical Image – RICOH THETA