People working on electronics know the pain of moving outside their home lab and having the tools necessary to troubleshoot projects. The Portalab is targeted towards creating a portable, modular and rugged lab environment that can be taken on the road and used to repair or create electronics.
This was a video sent to me as inspiration for the portalab. It's meant for mechanical tools, obviously, but I thought it was a fantastic use of space and showed extreme versatilities of individual modular pieces...which fits the ethos of this project. Please excuse the terrible music, this is by far the best demo on YouTube: