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    Leicester Hackspace - Now Open

    Leicester Hackspace - Now Open

  • Leicester Hackspace - Now Open

    Leicester Hackspace - Now Open

    Leicester Hackspace - Now Open

  • Leicester Hackspace - Now Open

    Leicester Hackspace - Now Open

    Leicester Hackspace - Now Open

Blog Post: Leicester Hackspace Presents: An Evening With REMAP

Thu, 20 Nov 2014 17:13

Blog Post: Leicester Hackspace Presents: An Evening With REMAP

On Saturday 15th November, we had the pleasure of welcoming the Leicestershire Panel of REMAP, as part of our Leicester Hackspace Presents... series, funded by the ERDF as part of the Network Champions programme.

I first came across REMAP on BBC East Midlands news, where they were showcasing their award winning smile operated e-reader. I had never heard of them before, but this story intrigued me. So when the opportunity came up to invite them to talk to us, I jumped at the chance.

REMAP is a national charity, with around 100 regional panels across the UK. Since 1964, its volunteers - many of them...

Cambridge Teslathon

Sun, 26 Oct 2014 11:30

Cambridge Teslathon

Tony visited Cambridge on Saturday 25 October 2014 to see what the 'coilers' get up to - and get some ideas for projects for us. There were some seriously powerful Tesla coils there, and tiny ones for starter projects using 3D printed coil formers - designs available on Thingiverse. We also have an offer from the organiser of the Teslathons to talk to us at the Hackspace. Will arrange this over the winter season and arrange a coil building series if there is sufficient interest. I'll post a note on the discussion group for expressions of interest.

Chibitronics XMAS Build Night

Fri, 05 Dec 2014, 18:00 - 22:00

Workshop: 3D Print a Xmas Decoration!

Sat, 06 Dec 2014, 13:00 - 16:00

Chibitronics Build Night

Wed, 10 Dec 2014, 18:00 - 22:00

Workshop: Introduction to 3D Printing

Sat, 17 Jan 2015, 13:00 - 16:00

Workshop: Introduction to 3D Printing

Sat, 14 Feb 2015, 13:00 - 16:00