Makerspace Free Tuesday Open Evenings – Cancelled

The scene above is from our recent “Cold Night“ Coronavirus (COVID-19) – Update 25th March 2020 Regretfully we have suspended our regular Tuesday Open Evenings and all public access. Individual members can access the Makerspace, but should comply with current government COVID-19 directives.   Keep in touch with members & directors using […]

Past meeting – Leonardo da Vinci Bridge Applications

On Tuesday 25th Feb 2020 we had  a fascinating talk by John Barrie-Smith about  the various applications of Leonardo da Vinci’s  design for a bridge. We watch him make a 6m long bridge in ten minutes without nails, bolts or screws.   The talk also considered other applications of […]

Recent Tuesday evening – Makerspace soldering workshop..

At the end of January 2020 Basingstoke Makerspace organised an evening to teach soldering skills. The free basic soldering workshop was open for  both members and visitors. It was simple through-hole component soldering on a pre-made circuit board. We had ten free flashing light kits  but some attendees […]

Recent Tuesday: A talk about Amateur Satellites!

Amateur Satellites are becoming more and more impressive. Come along to this fascinating talk and see what technologies amateurs have been able to put in space.

D & D Project- “Ghosts of Saltmarsh” – 3D Gameboard

Many D & D  games use maps to help players visualise what is happening to the characters.  "Ghosts of Saltmarsh" extended the map idea to 3D gameboard of a ship. We decided to make  a 3D game board at the makerspace.  We starting from the  basic four level design in the Saltmarsh manual ...