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Attention!

There will be an AGM on Tuesday 14th October, the meeting is open to all (member and non-members alike) and is a chance to discuss issues around the space, review activities that have taken place over the year, and put … Continue reading

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Creating a 3D Scanner – I want one!

I wanted to 3D print a part for a remote control car, I had recovered it from a skip from the back of my house and someone had super glued the steering to a metal shaft connected to one of … Continue reading

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Alternative Open Day

Saturday 12th April 2014 – 11am till 4pm Myself and a few other members are opening the Hackspace on saturday for an open-day; we’ve had people ask if someone would open the space on a not-tuesday and this’s the result! … Continue reading

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Partnership with Farnell (almost)

Hello everyone, The directors have been contacted on at least two occasions about developing a small scale partnership with Forward3D; these people are working with Premier Farnell/element14 to help create more content for the site(s) and generally get feedback on … Continue reading

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Quarterly Meeting!

At the last AGM we said that we would try to have a meeting about every three months. A little overdue but the next meeting will be on the 4th starting at 8pm. This will cause a little disruption to … Continue reading

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AGM! Soon..

We’re holding the AGM on the 1st of October. It’s a standard Tuesday night, not Tonight, not next Tuesday, but the Tuesday after. As any Tuesday, all and everyone are welcome. If there’s anything people think should be on the … Continue reading

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Vote for Us!

The BeagleBone Black challenge is over and we’ve managed to get the arms moving on the foosball table and track the ball using the BBB, motors, laser cut plastics, bits of wood and electronics! What we need now, so that … Continue reading

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What is Leeds Hackspace?

Presentation by Fligg (Director) and Joe (Member) as part of SuperPosition which are a set of short arty/technical/maker presentations hosted in the PackHorse in Leeds.

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HackerSpace Challenge – Week 3

Cross-posted from:¬†http://bit.ly/12csYLL So after breaking a BeagleBone Black by putting 5v onto the breakout pin on the P8 side… we were supplied with a new one! (thanks!). This meant that I could go back to coding for the scoring system. … Continue reading

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Challenge Progress !

As part of the BeagleBoneBlack Challenge set by Element14/Farnell it was requested/a requirement to post a blog update each week. We were informed of this a bit late so I pushed out a short update, then a longer proper ‘week … Continue reading

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